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  • Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford (left) is up for Player of the Month.

    Ex-Sunderland keeper praises youngster Pickford

    December 6, 2016 at 11:37 am

    Ex-Sunderland keeper Trevor Carson has spoken out in praise of former teammate Jordan Pickford after the youngster received a Premier League Player of the Month nomination. Keeper Pickford, 22, was nominated alongside the likes of Diego Costa and Sergio Aguero after a string of fine performances in the Premier League […]

     
  • Sunderland Scholars are sitting pretty in the

    Shildon clash ‘just another game’ insist Sunderland scholars

    November 30, 2016 at 11:33 am

    Despite being neighbours and – ultimately – colleagues, the Foundation of Light’s Sunderland scholars insist they will treat Friday’s derby against the FoL’s Shildon side as “just another game.” They plan to go all out for a victory which would take them back to the top of the FA National […]

     
  • Sunderland Scholars have exceeded expectations in their debut season.

    Scholars organization key to success ahead of Palace clash

    November 2, 2016 at 1:03 pm

    By David Barwise and James Bell Sunderland Scholars will look to rely on their hard work and organisation as they continue their unbeaten FA National Football Youth League campaign away to Crystal Palace this Wednesday. Despite being one of the more inexperienced teams, the Sunderland youngsters go into the clash […]

     
  • Chandler began his career with Sunderland.

    Chandler aiming for league title with SAFC Scholars

    October 18, 2016 at 7:58 pm

    By James Bell and Andrew Wilson Sunderland Scholars still have their sights firmly set on the FA National Youth League title despite League Cup agony. The Foundation of Light youngsters’ unbeaten start to the season was cut short by a penalty shoot-out defeat at Norwich City last week. But the […]

     
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    Sunderland CEO Margaret Byrne resigns over Adam Johnson case

    March 8, 2016 at 5:33 pm
     
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    Ex-Sunderland midfielder Johnson found guilty of sex charge

    March 2, 2016 at 6:11 pm
     
  • CitySpace gym-goers could earn thousands for local charity

    CitySpace gym-goers could earn thousands for local charity

    February 23, 2016 at 5:19 pm

    CitySpace gym members have the chance to raise thousands of pounds for a Sunderland charity as part of Technogym’s ‘Let’s Move For a Better World’ challenge. The Sunderland gym is in competition against all of the other Technogym wellness gyms in the UK, with the aim to register gym-goers onto […]

     
  • Video: Basketball highlights as Sunderland Predators lose to Hallam Sharks

    Video: Basketball highlights as Sunderland Predators lose to Hallam Sharks

    February 23, 2016 at 2:11 pm

    Video by Jamie Goodenough and Ed Syers Highlights from Sunderland City Predators Basketball’s 72-66 defeat to Sheffield Hallam Sharks at the weekend.

     
  • Form could be key as local teams face lower league opposition in Northern League

    Form could be key as local teams face lower league opposition in Northern League

    February 19, 2016 at 2:00 pm

    By Jonny Whitfield. Sunderland RCA, Ryhope CW, South Shields and Seaham Red Star will be looking to make the most of their good form as they face lower league opposition in the Northern League. In Northern League division 1 Sunderland RCA face a trip to Norton and Stockton on Saturday. The […]

     
  • Wearside teams set for away days this weekend

    Wearside teams set for away days this weekend

    February 18, 2016 at 2:00 pm

    By Jonny Whitfield. Wearside League teams set for away day on Saturday as four of the five local teams in action look to pick up three points on the road. In the first of the local Wearside League games taking place this weekend, Sunderland West End travel to Murton FC […]