Recent reports arising that suggest Andre Ayew isn’t going anywhere means that Sam Allardyce has a lot of business to cover over the upcoming weeks.

Especially with Danny Graham looking like his loan move to Blackburn is close, along with Steven Fletcher’s possible departure, who could join new boys Jan Kirchhoff and Dame N’Doye on Wearside this Winter transfer window?

Read Sunderland take a look at the recent rumours you may not have heard and fill the gaps with who we believe the Mackems should make a move for in January.

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