Articles by: Shaun Wales
 

  • Bradley Lowery was a mascot for Sunderland's match with Chelsea on Wednesday.

    Sunderland and Newcastle fans unite in Bradley Lowery charity match

    March 24, 2017 at 2:24 pm

    They may be fierce rivals on the pitch, but Sunderland and Newcastle fans are coming together raise awareness of a rare type of cancer – the very same that is affecting five-year-old battler Bradley Lowery. Lowery has been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer called neuroblastoma, which mostly affects children […]

     
  • Bradley Lowery was a mascot for Sunderland's match with Chelsea on Wednesday.

    Bradley Lowery lives his dream against Chelsea

    December 16, 2016 at 8:40 am

    Young Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery lived his dream on Wednesday as he slotted home a goal against Chelsea for his beloved Black Cats. Five-year-old Bradley’s brave battle with neuroblastoma has brought out the best in football fans as thousands poured in cards and gifts. Before Sunderland’s Premier League clash with table […]

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland women’s volleyball ready to face North Riding Eagles

    December 14, 2016 at 12:59 pm

    Following Team Sunderland’s impressive 3-0 victory over Coventry and Warwick Riga, their next challenge is in the new year. Team Sunderland women’s volleyball face a visit from North Riding Eagles in January and, following the Wearsider’s outstanding form, it is a test to see if the players and coaches can manage against […]

     
  • Former Sunderland midfielder Paul Stewart (left) was a victim of abuse. Rebecca Naden/PA.

    Football abuse scandal: The writers’ views

    December 9, 2016 at 3:43 pm

    The sexual abuse scandal has shocked English football, but North East fans have paid tribute to the region’s former players who have come forward to report their harrowing experiences. The recent revelations regarding Barry Bennell, and since then further coaches and scouts, have stunned football fans, and the fact that […]

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland women’s volleyball face Coventry and Warwick

    December 9, 2016 at 2:05 pm

    Team Sunderland women’s volleyball will be hoping to carry on their impressive form when they face Coventry & Warwick Riga on Saturday. Coaches Steve Anderson and David Raine will be hoping that the ladies will keep the momentum going however they know that this is a tricky test. Sunderland have won […]

     
  • Bradley Lowery was a mascot for Sunderland's match with Chelsea on Wednesday.

    Brave Bradley Lowery to receive applause from Newcastle fans

    December 9, 2016 at 10:29 am

    Five-year-old Bradley Lowery will be in the minds of his beloved Sunderland’s fierce rivals Newcastle United this Saturday. Following the tragic news that young Bradley will likely lose his battle with neuroblastoma cancer after failing to respond to treatment, many Newcastle United fans have been saddened by the news to […]