RECAP: Sunderland AFC news - New manager named with Preston's Simon Grayson taking charge, Ellis Short to remain, takeover bid collapses

SAFC new kit - on sale from 6pm today
SAFC new kit - on sale from 6pm today

It's been a long wait, but Sunderland finally have their man after Simon Grayson penned a three-year deal at the Stadium of Light.

And Ellis Short has announced that he will remain in control at SoL after a takeover bid fell through. For a recap of all the news on an eventful day, see below...