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  • Dickman pleased with effort and commitment despite defeat

    Dickman pleased with effort and commitment despite defeat

    October 17, 2017 at 5:28 pm

    Sunderland Under-23s manager Elliott Dickman was pleased with the effort and commitment showed by his players last night despite a 2-0 defeat to Arsenal Under-23s at the Emirates Stadium. Paddy McNair and Josh Maja both featured for the Black Cats against an experienced Gunners side, which included midfielder Francis Coquelin […]

     
  • Durham Women v Everton

    Five to Watch: North East Women’s Stars

    October 16, 2017 at 5:25 pm

    With the FA Women’s Super League (FA WSL) season underway, we take a look at five of the best players currently plying their trade in the North East. Both of the North East’s representatives in the elite of women’s football – Sunderland and Durham – have started their campaigns positively. The two […]

     
  • Sunderland U23s look to end five game winless run in Premier League 2 at Arsenal U23s

    Sunderland U23s look to end five game winless run in Premier League 2 at Arsenal U23s

    October 16, 2017 at 5:14 pm

    Sunderland under-23s travel to the Emirates Stadium to face Arsenal under-23s tonight with the Black Cats in search of their first away win in the league since December 9. Elliott Dickman’s side got back to winning ways last week with a 2-0 win over Hertha Berlin in the Premier League […]

     
  • Sunderland U18s boss Mark Atkinson hoping to build on previous performances

    Sunderland U18s boss Mark Atkinson hoping to build on previous performances

    October 14, 2017 at 8:00 am

    Sunderland U18s boss Mark Atkinson has asked for his players to build on last month’s positive display – starting with Everton today. The teenage Black Cats have not featured in competitive action since September 30 – where they lost 6-2 away to an undefeated Manchester City. Wins against West Ham […]

     
  • Rachael Laws says Sunderland Ladies WSL2 title win still hasn't sunk in. Picture credit: Susan Gutteridge

    Sunderland Ladies claim bonus point In North East derby

    October 14, 2017 at 12:06 am

    Sunderland Ladies became the first-ever side to claim a bonus point in the FA WSL Continental Cup courtesy of a penalty shootout victory over Durham Women. In the newly-revamped competition, games in the group stage that end in a draw will see a penalty shootout with the victors awarded an extra point. And […]

     
  • Duncan Watmore has been on top form this season. Picture credit: : Richard Sellers/EMPICS Sport

    Sunderland U23s 2 Hertha Berlin U23s 0: Three Players Who Impressed For The Black Cats

    October 11, 2017 at 4:35 pm

    Sunderland manager Simon Grayson has food for thought ahead of his side’s Championship fixture against QPR this weekend. The Black Cats will welcome back eight senior players after the international break, while the under-23s side produced an accomplished display to beat Hertha Berlin at the Stadium of Light last night. […]

     
  • Sunderland FOL Monkwearmouth North continue perfect start with comfortable win

    Sunderland FOL Monkwearmouth North continue perfect start with comfortable win

    October 11, 2017 at 4:32 pm

    Sunderland FOL Monkwearmouth North 6-0 Burnley FC SYT The Sunderland FOL Monkwearmouth North team continued their perfect start to the season, making it three wins out of three, with a six-goal drubbing of Burnley FC SYT. Lewis Charlton and a Nathan Dorkin double before the break set up a comfortable second half […]

     
  • Sunderland U23s 2-0 Hertha Berlin: Player ratings as Black Cats get Premier League International Cup campaign off to a winning start

    October 11, 2017 at 10:44 am

    Sunderland under-23s got their Premier League International Cup campaign off to a winning start as they beat Hertha Berlin 2-0 at the Stadium of Light on Tuesday evening. A first-half strike from the returning Paddy McNair followed by Tom Beadling’s last-gasp penalty secured all three points for the Black Cats, who are […]

     
  • Sunderland U23s 2 Hertha Berlin U23s 0: Black Cats off to winning start in Premier League International Cup

    October 11, 2017 at 10:43 am

    Sunderland Under-23s withstood some late pressure to win their opening Premier League International Cup game against German side Hertha Berlin at the Stadium of Light. The Black Cats, who reached the final of the European competition last campaign, led for most of the game after Paddy McNair’s first-half header opened […]

     
  • Sunderland's Lynden Gooch . Picture credit: Richard Sellers / PA Archive/PA Images

    Sunderland U23s begin International Cup campaign against Hertha Berlin

    October 10, 2017 at 6:17 pm

    Sunderland U23s will begin their Premier League International Cup campaign tonight when they host German side Hertha Berlin at the Stadium of Light. The Black Cats reached the final of the European competition last season before being outclassed 5-0 by Portuguese giants Porto in May. Elliott Dickman’s side have been […]