The 51-year-old Chorley-born ex-Bradford boss replaced Jack Ross after the Scot was sacked due to Sunderland’s poor start to the League One campaign.
But what team will Parkinson pick in his first match as the Black Cats’ boss? It’s hard to say.
Sunderland supporters, however, have picked the team they’d like to see start against Gareth Ainsworth’s men using our social media polls.
Scroll down and click through the pages to see how Cats fans want to see Sunderland line-up against the Chairboys today.