Sunderland AFC appoint two new non-executive directors

18 December 2019

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Photo: Getty Images David Jones, Sky presenter, and Tom Sloanes, commercial director at GVC Group, will join the board at Sunderland AFC. 

Sunderland have welcomed David Jones, the Sky presenter, and Tom Sloanes, a director at gambling company GVC Group, to their board. 

Mads Meisner Christensen mm@offthepitch.com

David Jones, presenter of Sky Sports Super Sunday and Monday Night Football, and Tom Sloanes, commercial director at GVC Group, one of the world's largest sports-betting and gaming groups, will join the board at Sunderland AFC. 

Jones was previously a director at Oxford United for three years, while Sloanes has worked closely with the club for the last two years in his senior role with the club's principal partner, Betdaq. Both are lifelong fans.

Stewart Donald, the club's chairman and owner, said: 

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