11:41 AM EDT, Wed June 28, 2017
5 hours ago

Sunderland: Special Celtic friendly will mark 20th anniversary at Stadium of Light

SCOTTISH treble winners Celtic will play Sunderland in a friendly this summer to mark the 20th anniversary of the Stadium of Light.
6 hours ago

Transfer Round-Up: AC Milan win battle for Sunderland striker, Middlesbrough agree deal for former Liverpool defender

What are the transfer stories making headlines in the North-East?
21 hours ago

Sunderland: Stockdale ready to lead pre-season as takeover talks continue and McInnes explains

ROBBIE STOCKDALE has been told he will definitely be leading training when Sunderland’s players return to pre-season training on Thursday, with the takeover negotiations continuing to drag on.
23 hours ago

Newcastle: Magpies target expected to move on despite fight to keep him

EIBAR are doing everything they can to persuade defender Florian Lejeune to stay, even if they accept a move to Newcastle United is on the cards.
Jun 27, 2017

Newcastle: Young defender heads for Slovakia

LUBOMIR SATKA has agreed a return to his Slovakian homeland once his contract with Newcastle United comes to an end.
Jun 27, 2017

Sunderland: Jurgen Klinsmann will not be managing on Wearside in 'near future'

JURGEN KLINSMANN has insisted he will not be the next manager of Sunderland after speculation he was being lined up for the job at the Stadium of Light.
Jun 27, 2017

Newcastle United need to grasp the new financial reality of life in the Premier League

EVERTON have spent more than £53m on Jordan Pickford and Davy Klaasen, Leicester City shelled out £17m to sign Harry Maguire, and Bournemouth are about to commit £20m to the capture of Nathan Ake.
Jun 27, 2017

Sunderland striker close to completing Italian move

FABIO BORINI is close to completing a move to Lazio, with Sunderland officials pushing for a permanent £6m transfer rather than an initial 12-month loan arrangement.
Jun 26, 2017

Sunderland takeover talks reach critical stage - with Simon Grayson lined up as fall-back option

SUNDERLAND will make a formal approach for Preston manager Simon Grayson if there is no significant progress with the club’s ongoing takeover talks in the next two days.
Jun 26, 2017

Rafael Benitez WON'T be quitting Newcastle - but does want urgent transfer talks with Lee Charnley

RAFAEL BENITEZ will hold a transfer briefing with Newcastle United managing director Lee Charnley in the next 24 hours in an attempt to kick-start the club’s preparations for next season.
Jun 24, 2017

Your Vote: Who are Newcastle United's greatest ever players?

AFTER our recent poll to select Darlington’s best-ever XI, we are giving supporters of the North-East’s four other leading teams the chance to choose their own club’s greatest all-time line-up.
Jun 24, 2017

Sunderland: Takeover could go through next week and Germans have own ideas for a manager

THE German consortium looking to take ownership of Sunderland is pushing to get a deal tied up early next week, when the players will be preparing for a return to pre-season training.
Jun 23, 2017

Newcastle: Rafa looking for transfer moves amid talk of Samaris interest

RAFAEL BENITEZ wants to see greater progress on the transfer front over the next fortnight after gaining greater control of Newcastle United’s recruitment plans.
Jun 23, 2017

Sunderland: Victor Anichebe moves to China as Black Cats have fixture changed

VICTOR ANICHEBE has moved to China after leaving Sunderland.