11:21 AM EST, Wed December 07, 2016
Roker Report 48 mins ago
Trevor Ford: Sunderland’s World Record Breaker

Trevor Ford: Sunderland’s World Record Breaker

Sunderland’s signing of Swansea-born Aston Villa forward Trevor Ford in October 1950 saw the club break the world transfer record for the third time, Ford arriving at Roker Park in return for the princely sum of £30,000. Intended as the jewel in the crown of the Bank of England Club, Ford’s transfer was the last time a North East club would break the transfer record until 2016 Slaphead of the Year Quarter Finalist Alan Shearer’s arrival on Tyneside in 1996. As a signing, Ford was not unlike Shearer. Flush with cash, Sunderland were looking to sign a prolific, line-leading centre...

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The Journal 21 mins ago
Why Sunderland's Jermain Defoe is right - and why you want him to be - about England

Why Sunderland's Jermain Defoe is right - and why you want him to be - about England

Defoe deserves further England recognition but from a selfish point of view, Sunderlands need of the striker is much greater
The Chronicle 1 hour ago
Sunderland AFC transfers: Seb Coates attracting interest from Premier League rivals

Sunderland AFC transfers: Seb Coates attracting interest from Premier League rivals

Sunderland outcast Coates is on loan at Sporting Lisbon but apparently a target for an EPL club, and two European heavyweights
The Journal 2 hours ago
Sunderland owner Ellis Short has set an example to rival chairmen, says Stan Collymore

Sunderland owner Ellis Short has set an example to rival chairmen, says Stan Collymore

Stan Collymore has newfound faith in Sunderland manager David Moyes and says Short can take some credit for that
The Chronicle 3 hours ago
Sunderland AFC transfers: Black Cats linked and unlinked with wingers

Sunderland AFC transfers: Black Cats linked and unlinked with wingers

Sunderland have been credited with interest in one widemen, are said to have ended interest in another and who is 100% or bang average?
The Journal 4 hours ago
Who will referee Sunderland's Premier League trip to Swansea City?

Who will referee Sunderland's Premier League trip to Swansea City?

Sunderland face a crunch clash at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday, and the Yorkshireman in the middle has brought them good fortune and bad
Shields Gazette 5 hours ago

Sunderland boss David Moyes must find right man to replace Watmore

Football can be a cruel game at times.
The Northern Echo Dec 6, 2016

Jermain and Jordan hailed by Sunderland boss ahead of another huge Premier League game

DAVID MOYES wants every game to be treated as a huge challenge in his bid to steer Sunderland clear of trouble and feels he has key players at opposite ends of the pitch to believe Premier League football will be at the Stadium of Light next season.
The Chronicle Dec 6, 2016
David Moyes says Sunderland are 'on a roll' they simply must sustain

David Moyes says Sunderland are 'on a roll' they simply must sustain

Moyes has also pointed to Jordan Pickford, Jermain Defoe and squad togetherness as the foundations behind Sunderlands recent revival
The Journal Dec 6, 2016
Which Sunderland star is in a Premier League team of the season so far?

Which Sunderland star is in a Premier League team of the season so far?

Football stats website whoscored.com has named its XI of the year thus far and one Sunderland player is among a dazzling array of talent
The Journal Dec 6, 2016
Sunderland AFC transfers: Black Cats linked with Scottish starlet

Sunderland AFC transfers: Black Cats linked with Scottish starlet

Sunderland have been linked with a Motherwell midfielder, while ex-sporting director Lee Congerton could be on his way to San Jose
The Journal Dec 6, 2016
What odds are Sunderland's Jermain Defoe to win this season's Premier League Golden Boot?

What odds are Sunderland's Jermain Defoe to win this season's Premier League Golden Boot?

Defoe has eight goals in 14 league games this term but how do bookies rate his chances of top scoring all term, and who else is in the running?
Shields Gazette Dec 6, 2016

Seb Larsson ‘quality’ is huge boost for Sunderland in Premier League survival fight

David Moyes is hoping for more goals from set-plays this season – after finally opening their account.
Shields Gazette Dec 6, 2016

Victor Anichebe has got Jermain Defoe firing on all cylinders for Sunderland

Victor Anichebe has made a huge impact on Sunderland.
The Northern Echo Dec 6, 2016

In-form Sunderland striker set for international recall

VICTOR ANICHEBE is set for an international recall to the Nigeria team, with Sunderland boss David Moyes admitting his emergence has helped transform the Black Cats’ season.

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