Burnley face Sunderland in what is an important game as both sides are still searching for their first league victory of the campaign.
The early signs are that Burnley are going to find goals hard to come by in the top-flight, having hit the net just once this season. Scott Arfield had the perfect opportunity to add to his opening day wonder-strike against Chelsea last time out at Crystal Palace, but his penalty was saved. Avoiding ...More
Sunderland will be hoping to secure their first Premier League victory of the season against Tottenham, who will still be reeling after their comprehensive loss to Liverpool.
Draws against West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United represented a steady start for the Black Cats, but defeat to Queen Park Rangers in their last game was a big disappointment.
They showed a lack of potency going forward at Loftus Road, and their failure...More
Lee Cattermole believes he can force his way into Roy Hodgson’s England squad with his performances for Sunderland, the Daily Telegraph has reported.
Cattermole has been backed for a place in the national team by club manager Gus Poyet while the player himself has said the absence of Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard - who both retired from international duty following the World Cup - has created a space he could potentially fill.
Sunderland are close to completing the signing of Liverpool’s Uruguay international defender Sebastian Coates, Sky Sports has reported.
It’s believed Coates will move to the Stadium of Light on a season-long loan deal having had a medical with the Black Cats. The 23-year-old has been at Sunderland’s training ground on Monday to finalise the deal before transfer deadline day.
Coates moved to Anfield in 2011, signing from Uruguayan cl...More
After a miserable start to the season, Queens Park Rangers are looking to bounce back as they host a Sunderland side that is still to taste defeat.
The R’s have so far looked anything but a side that came up via the play-offs, as they have lacked inspiration and momentum in their three games so far. Despite the return of Loic Remy, another thing that has been missing is a goal, and the manner of the performance at Burton Albion on W...More
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet is expecting a trio of outgoing moves before the transfer window closes next week, according to Sky Sports.
Poyet believes that Modibo Diakité, Danny Graham and Cabral are all on the verge of passing through the exit door at the Stadium of Light.
French defender Diakité began his career in Italy in spells with Pescara and Lazio before joining Sunderland on a free transfer last summer. However, he only m...More
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