Sunderland have sacked manager Martin O'Neill, just hours after a 1-0 defeat to Premier League leaders Manchester United pushed them closer to the relegation trapdoor.
Sunderland manager Martin O’Neill during the Premier League match against Fulham on November 18, 2012. O'Neill was sacked just hours after a 1-0 defeat to leaders Manchester United pushed them closer to the relegation trapdoor.
"Sunderland AFC has announced that it has parted company with manager Martin O'Neill this evening," said a club statement.
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