Sunderland

Lynden Gooch strikes late to send Sunderland through at Carlisle's expense
22 August 2017

Lynden Gooch Strikes Late to Send Sunderland Through At Carlisle's Expense

Lynden Gooch finally ended Carlisle's brave defiance 10 minutes from time and earned Sunderland a 2-1 victory in a thrilling second round Carabao Cup tie at Bru Donald Love's first-half ...
21 August 2017

Carlisle Set to Welcome Back Jason Kennedy Against Sunderland

Carlisle manager Keith Curle could hand fit-again Jason Kennedy a return to the side for the Carabao Cup tie against Sky Bet Championship side Sunderland. Midfielder Kennedy was an unused ...
20 August 2017

Leeds Boss Thomas Christiansen Wishes Burnley-Bound Chris Wood Well

Thomas Christiansen confirmed Chris Wood is almost certain to sign for Burnley after missing Leeds' 2-0 win over Sunderland. The writing appeared to be on the wall when Wood was ...
20 August 2017

Leeds Shrug Off Chris Wood's Absence to See Off Sunderland

Leeds overcame wantaway striker Chris Wood's absence to maintain their unbeaten start to the Sky Bet Championship campaign with a 2-0 win at Sunderland. Wood, who is reportedly closing in ...
18 August 2017

Sunderland Show Interest in Robert Snodgrass

Sunderland boss Simon Grayson has admitted his interest in West Ham midfielder Robert Snodgrass. The 29-year-old Scotland international has been told he can leave his current club just seven months ...
17 August 2017

Simon Grayson to Assess Sunderland Squad Options Ahead of Leeds Clash

Sunderland boss Simon Grayson will take stock ahead of Saturday's Sky Bet Championship clash with Leeds after a gruelling run of three games in seven days. Grayson has fielded the ...
17 August 2017

Simon Grayson Disappointed to Miss out on Max Gradel Signing

Sunderland boss Simon Grayson is disappointed to miss out on bringing Max Gradel to the club. The Black Cats were trying to take the Ivorian from Bournemouth but he has ...
16 August 2017

Sunderland Show Their Mettle to Claim a Point At Sheffield Wednesday

Sunderland's Sky Bet Championship credentials were put to the test but they emerged with credit after a hard-fought 1-1 draw at Sheffield Wednesday. After a horrible campaign last year, and ...
15 August 2017

Sam Hutchinson Misses out for Sheffield Wednesday Against Sunderland

Sheffield Wednesday will be without midfielder Sam Hutchinson for the home game against Sunderland. Hutchinson was forced off early on in Saturday's home draw against QPR due to a knee ...
13 August 2017

Simon Grayson Not Getting Carried Away By Sunderland's Win At Norwich

Simon Grayson is keeping his feet firmly on the ground after hailing Sunderland's performance in a 3-1 victory at Norwich. Lewis Grabban returned to haunt his former club, with the ...
13 August 2017

Lewis Grabban Clips Canaries' Wings With Match-Winning Brace for Black Cats

Lewis Grabban came back to haunt his former club as Sunderland came away from Norwich with three points from an excellent 3-1 win. The on-loan Bournemouth striker scored twice either ...
12 August 2017

Norwich Boss Daniel Farke Demands Improved Defence Against Sunderland

Defence has been the watchword for Norwich head coach Daniel Farke this week. The new Canaries boss makes his league bow at Carrow Road on Sunday as relegated Sunderland visit. ...
11 August 2017

Norwich Welcome Back Steven Naismith for Sunderland Clash

Norwich will have Scotland forward Steven Naismith available again following suspension for the visit of Sunderland on Sunday. Naismith has now served out a three-match ban following his red card ...
10 August 2017

Sunderland Boss Simon Grayson Praises Darron Gibson After Strong Performance

Simon Grayson felt Darron Gibson responded to his recent criticism with a dominant performance in Sunderland's 1-0 Carabao Cup win over Bury. Republic of Ireland international Gibson was selected for ...
10 August 2017

George Honeyman's First Senior Sunderland Goal Sees Black Cats Beat Bury

Academy graduate George Honeyman scored his first senior Sunderland goal in the 1-0 Carabao Cup victory over Bury on a night when Darron Gibson made his first-t Midfielder Honeyman dinked ...
9 August 2017

Bury Midfielder Jay O'Shea to Miss Sunderland Tie With Knee Injury

Bury's summer signing Jay O'Shea has been ruled out for six weeks and will miss the televised Carabao Cup tie against Sunderland. Midfielder O'Shea was forced out of Saturday's home ...
9 August 2017

Hull Snap Up Former Sunderland Midfielder Sebastian Larsson

Hull have signed midfielder Sebastian Larsson following his recent release by Sunderland. Sweden international Larsson, 32, one of several high profile names to depart Sunderland in June, has put pen ...
8 August 2017

Bryan Oviedo Closing in on Sunderland Return

Sunderland defender Bryan Oviedo is closing in on a return from the calf injury which ruled him out of Costa Rica's CONCACAF Gold Cup campaign. The 27-year-old damaged a muscle ...
7 August 2017

Sunderland Boss Simon Grayson Issues Warning to Lamine Kone And Wahbi Khazri

Simon Grayson has warned Lamine Kone and Wahbi Khazri to "do the right things" if they are to earn moves away from relegated Sunderland. Ivory Coast international Kone and Tunisia ...
6 August 2017

Sunderland Winger Jeremain Lens Completes Besiktas Switch

Jeremain Lens has completed his move from Sunderland to Besiktas. The Dutch winger was always likely to leave following relegation from the Barclays Premier League and has been in Turkey ...
4 August 2017

Sunderland Start Life in the Championship With a Draw

Lewis Grabban struck from the penalty to save Sunderland from opening-night embarrassment as they began their Sky Bet Championship campaign with a hard-fought 1 The newly-relegated Black Cats were served ...
4 August 2017

Sunderland Pay Tribute to Bradley Lowery Before Championship Opener

Sunderland's fans paid an emotional tribute to Bradley Lowery as they kicked off the new football season on Friday night. The youngster's brave battle against the rare childhood cancer neuroblastoma ...
3 August 2017

Jason Steeled for Sunderland Debut

Jason Steele is set for his Sunderland bow in the season-opening clash against Derby, with fellow goalkeeper Robbin Ruiter unlikely to be risked. Both are new arrivals following Jordan Pickford's ...
3 August 2017

Sunderland Sign Goalkeeper Robbin Ruiter

Sunderland have signed goalkeeper Robbin Ruiter on a two-year deal following a successful trial. The 30-year-old joins on a free transfer following his departure from Utrecht, where he played 138 ...
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