Latest on the buy out at Sunderland AFC
8:07am 15th May 2018
(Updated 8:12am 15th May 2018)
There's been a development in the on-going approval to takeover talks at Sunderland AFC.
The prospective new owner, Stewart Donald's agreed a deal to sell Eastleigh FC to the existing board members, opening the door for him heading to Wearside.
However, current Black Cats' owner Ellis Short is still waiting on the EFL approval of the consortium takeover.
Donald's to head the group looking to buy the Wearsiders.
Their first challenge would be to find the next manager as the club look ahead to life in League One.