Sunderland AFC Q&A LIVE: Takeover, transfer and pre-season questions answered by Phil Smith in Portugal

Phil Smith is answering all your Sunderland questions – with transfers, the takeover and pre-season plans all on the agenda.

Phil is covering the tour of Portugal for the Echo and he is answering your questions now, we asked for readers to submit their questions via our new WhatsApp breaking news services.

Readers have sent in questions on transfers, takeover news plus questions for Phil on the latest from the tour.

Jack Ross and players pictured in Portugal.
Phil Smith is covering Sunderland's tour in Portugal.