Sunderland axe Martin O'Neill

Sunderland Football Club said they have "parted company" with manager Martin O'Neill and thanked him for his time at the club.

Players react to Martin O'Neill sacking

Stoke striker Michael Owen and Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand have given their reaction to Martin O'Neill being sacked by Sunderland.


Surprised Martin O'Neill has been sacked despite their recent run of results. Starting to get tight at the bottom after Wigan's win today.


Martin O'neil sacked by Sunderland....who next to manage them??

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