SUNDERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 13: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) New Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce is interviewed by club media at The Academy of Light on October 13, 2015 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Ian Horrocks/Sunderland AFC via Getty Images)

SUNDERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 13:  (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) New Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce is interviewed by club media at The Academy of Light on October 13, 2015 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Ian Horrocks/Sunderland AFC via Getty Images)