Sunderland are still fighting for survival in the premier league this season. However, Sam Allardyce will be planning for next season in the hope that the Black Cats can secure their safety in England’s top flight. Sunderland have never been a club renowned for their superb bargains, however, Sam Allardyce’s arrival last October could change that.

Read Sunderland take a look at five potential free agents that Big Sam could be eyeing up this summer:

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