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Roker Report Jul 21, 2014
Darlington FC (a) - FIVE Things We Learned From Pre-Season Opener

Darlington FC (a) - FIVE Things We Learned From Pre-Season Opener

Yes, it was largely about fitness and, yes, we played a side seven leagues below us in the pyramid but what did we learn from our 5-1 victory over Darlington FC? 1. Steven Fletcher is fully fit. After suffering with various injuries throughout last season many Sunderland fans were prepared to cash in on the Scottish striker, who cost us twelve million pounds when he was signed by Martin O'Neill in the summer of 2012. When he did play last season he looked unfit and barely motivated and his place in the team was understandably under threat. He played in just twenty league games last season,...
The Chronicle Jul 21, 2014
Sunderland's Steven Fletcher confident a proper pre-season will make all the difference

Sunderland's Steven Fletcher confident a proper pre-season will make all the difference

Steven Fletcher hopes his injury woes are behind him after scoring twice in his comeback as Sunderland won their first friendly
The Chronicle Jul 13, 2014
Neil Cameron: Steven Fletcher is still the key man for Sunderland

Neil Cameron: Steven Fletcher is still the key man for Sunderland

Striker Steven Fletcher has been working hard to prove himself all over again after being plagued by an ankle injury

EPL Player News

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    Didier Drogba

    Didier Drogba and Jose Mourinho fire warning to Premier League rivals

  • 7 Patrick Van Aanholt

    Patrick Van Aanholt

    Sunderland still hunting Santiago Vergini, after landing left-back Patrick van Aanholt

  • 5 Luke Shaw

    Luke Shaw

    Van Gaal responds to Mourinho attack over Luke Shaw signing

  • 2 Oussama Assaidi

    Oussama Assaidi

    Stoke City transfer gossip: Liverpool winger Oussama Assaidi...

  • 2 Mathieu Debuchy

    Mathieu Debuchy

    Arsenal ace hopes Debuchy will help Gunners avoid Chelsea, Liverpool, Everton and Manchester City thrashings

Steven Fletcher Photos