Sunderland have today confirmed that Chief Scout, Valentino Angeloni, has left he club.
In a short statement on the club's official website he was thanked for what he has done at the Stadium Of Light;
Sunderland AFC has confirmed that Valentino Angeloni has left the club and the club places on record its thanks to Valentino.
And that's the entire article. All this continues to clear the way for Lee Congerton to make his way over to the club from Hamburg to take up a Director Of Football situation, where of course he will want o bring his own men in to the scouting positions.
The news follows hot on the heels of yesterday's news that fellow scout Massimo Mirabelli will be leaving to join Inter Milan in the very near future.