Don't get excited. Don't get excited. Too late - everyone's excited about Josh Maja

Very few young players have been given genuine opportunities in Sunderland's first team in recent seasons. The notable exceptions to that were Jordan Pickford and Duncan Watmore, with George Honeyman perhaps getting some reasonable game time albeit during Sunderland's whimper end to the 2016/17 campaign and relegation. [More]

German Manager for Sunderland? Absolutely, but the right one please!

All manager talk is hypothetical with Sunderland set to be sold by Ellis Short in a matter of days. The mysterious German consortium reportedly on the brink of buying are said to be interested in bringing in a compatriot to take the incredibly difficult job of resurrecting relegated Sunderland. I'm all for a bit of German intervention at the Stadium of Light, providing we choose the correct German manager. [More]

EXCLUSIVE: Should be new Sunderland Manager's Application to Martin Bain

We always have the big scoops here on WAW and we're much more than just vanilla. Social media revealed last weekend that there's a new name in the hat for the Sunderland managerial post and it just happens to be our contributor Alex Louise (@safc_lex). We've seen the sign, sealed and to be delivered envelope too - odds tumbling as we speak! [More]