LIVE: Sunderland transfer news '“ striker pursuit to go to wire, Boro striker linked, keeper deal collapses

Sunderland's pursuit of key transfer targets has gone down to the wire '“ with a new striker still the priority before tonight's 11pm deadline.

Sunderland manager Chris Coleman.
Sunderland manager Chris Coleman.

Ashley Fletcher, Oli McBurnie and Sheffield Wednesday duo Atdhe Nuhiu and Jordan Rhodes have all been linked with moves today, while a deal for Leeds United striker Andy Lonergan has collapsed. Click refresh and scroll down for the latest transfer developments throughout the evening.