Stewart Donald confirms he has agreed a deal with new Sunderland manager

Stewart Donald has an agreement with Sunderland's next manager, he has told talkSport this morning.

Wednesday, 23rd May 2018, 11:54 am
Updated Saturday, 26th May 2018, 3:54 pm
New owner Stewart Donald

Donald said: "On the manager front, we’ve agreed a deal this morning, we’re just drawing up contracts now. Hopefully there’ll be news soon.

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"I’m absolutely jumping up and down [with excitement]."

The new Sunderland owner went on to confirm Chris Coleman would not be returning.

Jack Ross is the odds-on favourite for the job and as the Echo revealed on Sunday, he has been the new regime's top target for the post.