12:11 AM EDT, Wed April 16, 2014
Shields Gazette 20 hours ago
Sunderland doubling up on transfer list

Sunderland doubling up on transfer list

NEW Sunderland technical director Lee Congerton is compiling a double list of transfer targets for next season.

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Shields Gazette 9 hours ago

Shay Given’s key role in Aston Villa controversy

FORMER Newcastle United and Sunderland goalkeeper Shay Given says he is ‘delighted’ to help Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert after the club suspended assistant manager Ian Culverhouse and head of football operations Gary Karsa “pending an internal investigation”.
Shields Gazette 11 hours ago

Poyet: I’d gladly swap places with Newcastle

SUNDERLAND head coach Gus Poyet has admitted he would willingly swap places with arch-rivals Newcastle as he attempts to drag the club back from the brink of relegation.
The Journal 13 hours ago
Don Hutchison: Sorry Gus, but Sunderland's only problem is that you can't motivate them

Don Hutchison: Sorry Gus, but Sunderland's only problem is that you can't motivate them

Gustavo Poyet copied Alan Pardew's tactics at the weekend and trying his best to deflect the blame, but should have got more out of his squad
The Chronicle 15 hours ago
The 2014 Premier League: Where would Newcastle United and Sunderland be?

The 2014 Premier League: Where would Newcastle United and Sunderland be?

Take a look and see where Newcastle United and Sunderland would be if the Premier League started on January 1, 2014
Shields Gazette 17 hours ago

COMMENT: Sunderland need massive change ... AGAIN

IN A SPARSE set of programme notes on Saturday, Sunderland chief executive Margaret Byrne stressed that the “time to reflect” on this sorry campaign had to wait.
The Journal 20 hours ago
Lee Cattermole refuses to write off Sunderland chances against Manchester City

Lee Cattermole refuses to write off Sunderland chances against Manchester City

Sunderland prepare for daunting visit to the Etihad Stadium to face title chasing Manchester City
Shields Gazette 21 hours ago

Derby-day pub attack caught on CCTV

A MAN caught on CCTV punching a fellow drinker at a South Tyneside pub after a derby day boozing session has avoided jail.
The Northern Echo 22 hours ago

Black Cats midfielder hasn't given up yet

THEY are without a league win since February 1, but Lee Cattermole insists Sunderland have not written off getting a shock result at Manchester City tomorrow.
Connor Wickham aiming to earn a place in Gus Poyet's future plans at Sunderland

Connor Wickham aiming to earn a place in Gus Poyet's future plans at Sunderland

Young striker Connor Wickham wants to prove he has a role to play next season - whatever division Sunderland are in
The Journal Apr 14, 2014
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet's post-match press conference transcript

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet's post-match press conference transcript

Gus Poyet was in enlightening form when asked about his team after the defeat to Everton. Here is the full transcript of his extraordinary press conference
James Hunter's big match verdict: Poyet begins the inquest into Cats' season of failure

James Hunter's big match verdict: Poyet begins the inquest into Cats' season of failure

Relegation is not yet confirmed, but the inquest has already begun on Wearside. Poyet said in his Press conference that there are deep-rooted problems at the club and that they must be addressed if he is to turn things around
Shields Gazette Apr 14, 2014

Bardsley ruled out of Man City and Chelsea games

PHIL Bardsley will miss the trips to Manchester City and Chelsea this week after collecting his 10th booking of the season.
Shields Gazette Apr 14, 2014

Graeme Anderson’s match analysis: Sunderland 0 Everton 1

FOR those who sought them, there were omens to be found for Sunderland before kick-off in a game part-sponsored by Ashbrooke Funeral Directors Ltd.

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