Sunderland are in dire need of a win as they take on Southampton in their penultimate home match of the season, and will look to avenge the 8-0 mauling they suffered in the reverse fixture.
Were the Black Cats not in such a perilous position at the wrong end of the Premier League table, a draw away to Stoke City would have been a perfectly acceptable and creditable result. However, the efforts of other teams meant that it was not ...More
Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat remains confident that he can keep the club in the Premier League despite slipping into the bottom three after Saturday’s results, Goal.com has reported.
The Wearsiders claimed a 1-1 draw at Stoke City, but wins for fellow strugglers Leicester City and Hull City were enough to push them back into the drop zone with just five games left to play; the last two of which are away to Arsenal and Chelsea.
Sunderland will hope a fortnight on the training field pays off when they go to Stoke City looking to improve their precarious position in the Premier League table.
As ever, it will be a tough ask to win at Stoke, who have the incentive of moving to within just a point of their highest ever top-flight points tally. They also come into it on the back of an impressive victory over Europe hopefuls Southampton, with Charlie Adam produ...More
Jermain Defoe has said that Sunderland’s strikers have a chance to make a name for themselves in the run-in as the club look to stave off the threat of relegation, reports the Newcastle Chronicle.
The former England international joined the Black Cats in January after just under a year playing for Toronto FC in North America’s Major League Soccer. Recently, he scored a superb goal to beat Newcastle United in the Tyne-Wear derby, b...More
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat was left frustrated following a second-half collapse against Crystal Palace this weekend, that sees the relegation-threatened Black Cats suffer a real setback in their bid to avoid the drop, reports BBC Sport.
Sunderland and Crystal Palace were goalless at half-time, but the second-half came to life with five goals scored in total. Palace took the lead minutes after the break through Glenn Murray, ...More
Sunderland will be hoping to follow up their latest Tyne-Wear derby triumph with another home victory, this time against in-form Crystal Palace.
Jermain Defoe was brought to the North East in January to solve Sunderland’s problems in front of goal, and although it his has still been a struggle, the former England star’s quality was there for all to see as his stunning volley proved enough to secure a fifth straight win over Newcas...More
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