Sunderland have been very active this summer in the transfer market as they look to make major changes to their squad after successive relegations.
And, more is to come as new boss Jack Ross looks to remove even more of the big earners and bring in his own players.
Whilst new owner Stewart Donald has promised to back the former St. Mirren boss, the reality is that Ross will have to search for free agents and bargains, which he has done so far.
Despite that, the objective for the Black Cats will be clear, as promotion is the only aim.
Here we look at three potential arrivals that would add quality to the Sunderland XI as they seek to bounce back to the Championship at the first time of asking…