David Moyes has been appointed as Sunderland club’s new manager after Sam Allardyce’s departure to take the England job.
,” Goal quoted chairman Ellis Short as saying on Saturday, “We are absolutely delighted to welcome David Moyes to Sunderland, who was by far and away our first choice,”
“He is a man whose football pedigree speaks for itself and is someone I have long admired. I have spoken with him on many occasions and I have always been hugely impressed.
“He was my number one managerial target for the last five appointments, but his desire to honour existing contracts meant we were not able to bring him to Sunderland previously. To be able to finally welcome him as our
manager is fantastic news for the club.
David Moyes has committed to a four-year deal is a clear demonstration of his belief in what he can achieve here.