12:36 AM EDT, Fri May 27, 2016
Shields Gazette 7 hours ago
England boss Roy Hodgson explains his decision not to recall Sunderland’s Jermain Defoe

England boss Roy Hodgson explains his decision not to recall Sunderland’s Jermain Defoe

Roy Hodgson has lifted the lid on his decision not to recall Jermain Defoe to his England squad.

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The Journal 7 hours ago
Football legend Niall Quinn speaks of his battle with depression

Football legend Niall Quinn speaks of his battle with depression

Former Sunderland chairman opened up as he launched a new scheme to help sports stars cope with retirement
The Journal 10 hours ago
Sunderland's John O'Shea says the Republic of Ireland are targeting the last 16 of Euro 2016

Sunderland's John O'Shea says the Republic of Ireland are targeting the last 16 of Euro 2016

John OShea says the Republic of Ireland are determined to improve on Euro 2012 and qualify from the group stage in France next month
The Journal 12 hours ago
Is it time for Sunderland's England starlets to become first choice for their club?

Is it time for Sunderland's England starlets to become first choice for their club?

Duncan Watmore and Jordan Pickford are central to Englands current success in Toulon, so should they be first choice Black Cats?
The Northern Echo 13 hours ago

Old Firm rivals battle for Sunderland's Danny Graham

DANNY GRAHAM could be fighting for a league title after leaving Sunderland this summer.
The Chronicle 14 hours ago
How Sunderland star Jermain Defoe will represent his country this summer

How Sunderland star Jermain Defoe will represent his country this summer

Jermain Defoe has been snubbed by Roy Hodgson but joins Ronaldinho and Robbie Williams in a charity event at Old Trafford next week
The Journal 14 hours ago
Best restaurants near Sunderland's Stadium of Light according to TripAdvisor

Best restaurants near Sunderland's Stadium of Light according to TripAdvisor

Ahead of England v Australia at the Stadium of Light we look at the best restaurants in the vicinity of Sunderlands famous football ground
The Journal 15 hours ago
What did we learn from Sunderland's use of loan stars last season?

What did we learn from Sunderland's use of loan stars last season?

Sunderland had four players on loan last season, with differing success, so what lessons can Sam Allardyce take into next term?
Shields Gazette 15 hours ago

Sunderland fans’ mixed reaction to ‘pink’ seats campaign over Stadium of Light

Sunderland fans have had a mixed reaction to a campaign calling for the Stadium of Light’s faded ‘pink’ seats to be replaced.Lifelong fan James Smallwood has set up a petition on the change.org website as well as a Facebook page calling on chiefs to replace the tired-looking chairs with bright red new ones.Fellow Black Cats supporters are split over the idea, however, with some for, some against – and some offering ideas on what needs to be done on our Facebook page.Our poll is also running at 77% in favour of replacing the seats.Paul Boss Hogg: said: Pink seats are making us a...
James Hunter / The Journal 16 hours ago
Pre-season was a dog's breakfast, and four other lessons Sunderland must learn from last summer

Pre-season was a dog's breakfast, and four other lessons Sunderland must learn from last summer

The seeds of Sunderlands catastrophic start were sown last summer, and Sam Allardyce will be determined to avoid making the same mistakes
Shields Gazette 16 hours ago

Niall Quinn speaks of how Sunderland’s chairman role helped him recover from depression as he launches help campaign

Niall Quinn has opened up about his own struggle with depression as he launches an initiative to reach out to athletes in their time of need.
Shields Gazette 17 hours ago

Can you name these England one-cap wonders?

How did these players get a call up for England?
The Chronicle 18 hours ago
Sunderland are keeping tabs on Leeds United defender Charlie Taylor, according to sources

Sunderland are keeping tabs on Leeds United defender Charlie Taylor, according to sources

Sam Allardyce is determined to strengthen his Sunderland squad this summer and is understood to be tracking Leeds left-back Taylor
Shields Gazette 18 hours ago

Sunderland beat Newcastle on way to Premier League title

Sunderland AFC were crowned Premier League champions - thanks to St Bede’s Catholic Comprehensive School in Peterlee!
Shields Gazette 18 hours ago

POLL: Should replacing 'pink' seats at the Stadium of light be a priority for Sunderland AFC?

A Sunderland fan is calling for the faded seats to be replaced at the Stadium of Light - but is it needed?

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