RECAP Sunderland AFC blog - Martin Bain on Jordan Pickford cash, Ricky Alvarez saga, Ellis Short, transfer business and tackling the debt

James Vaughan celebrates his first goal for Sunderland.
James Vaughan celebrates his first goal for Sunderland.

Sunderland CEO Martin Bain has been talking to the Echo about a host of big issues facing the club.

We have all the latest from our big interview with Bain plus reaction from Saturday's draw at Hull City, build-up to the Everton game and the latest transfer news in our live blog. Click refresh and scroll down for the very latest Sunderland AFC news.