Chief scout to step down

by Sunderland AFC

Bryan 'Pop' Robson to leave club.

Sunderland AFC has confirmed today that chief scout Bryan ‘Pop’ Robson is to leave the club.

Robson, who joined the Black Cats under Steve Bruce in 2011, is to step down from his role with immediate effect.

Sunderland AFC’s chief executive, Margaret Byrne, said: “We would like to place on record our thanks to Pop for his contribution to the club and we wish him well for the future.”