Having managed against all odds to successfully retain Sunderland's top-flight status for at least another year, you could forgive Sam Allardyce for wanting to let his hair down for a while.
Sure enough, "Big Sam" has been captured on camera dancing as if nobody was watching while partying the night away during a DJ set at a poolside rave.
The agent of Sunderland midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini has urged Fiorentina to move fast if they want to sign the Italy international this summer.
Giaccherini, 31, spent the season on loan at Bologna, scoring seven goals in 28 games and earning his place in the provisional Italy squad for Euro 2016.
He is unlikely to be part of the Sunderland squad next season, even though he is yet to work with Sam Allardyce who replaced Dick Advocaat during last season, with several suitors in Serie A.
DeAndre Yedlin improved as a player during his loan spell at Sunderland, according to United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann.
Yedlin, 22, spent the season on loan at the Stadium of Light from Tottenham, making 23 league appearances and playing a key role as Sam Allardyce's side beat the drop.
The right-back is part of the USA squad for this summer's Copa America Centario and he starred as they beat Puerto Rico 3-1 in a warmup friendly on Sunday.
Spurs legend Klinsmann believes Yedlin improved on Weirside...
With the season over, it's time to assess Sunderland's 2015-16. Here's a look at the club's campaign under Sam Allardyce.
Where will Sunderland finish next season?
Season in a sentence
Sunderland again seemed a lost cause but if recovery under Allardyce was slow and agonising, safety was eventually achieved with time to spare and hope that brighter times may at last lie ahead.
Four games stand out as contenders and Sunderland scored three in each of them.
Many supporters would pick the 3-0 home defeat of Newcastle United, also...