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  • Middlesbrough's Britt Assombalonga (right) battles with Sunderland's Lee Cattermole and Marc Wilson (left) during the Sky Bet Championship match at Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough.

    FA Cup: A Love Supreme reflect on Sunderland’s draw

    December 6, 2017 at 12:06 pm

    Sunderland will face ‘local rivals’ Middlesborough in the third round of the FA Cup at the Riverside stadium.  Chris Coleman’s men will travel to Teesside on the weekend of 5-8 January to face Middlesbrough. The guys from A Love Supreme, who have seen their fair share of Tees-Wear derbies over the […]

     
  • Richard Sellers/EMPICS Sport Middlesbrough's Cyrus Christie and Sunderland's Aiden McGeady (left) battle for the ball

    FA Cup: Sunderland to face Middlesbrough on Teesside in 3rd Round

    December 4, 2017 at 11:40 pm

    Sunderland have been drawn to face Middlesbrough in the third round of the Emirates FA Cup, in what will be the second Tees-Wear derby of the season. Robbie Stockdale took charge in the first game, which ended in a 1-0 defeat for Sunderland early in November. Chris Coleman’s side will […]

     
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    FA Cup: where and when to see Sunderland’s 3rd round draw

    December 4, 2017 at 2:08 pm

    Tonight see’s the draw for the third round of the FA Cup where Sunderland enter the competition alongside their fellow Championship sides and the 20 Premier League clubs. Teams from the top two divisions join the remaining 20 lower league sides from the second round of the FA Cup with the draw […]

     
  • Neither Sunderland nor Liverpool could find the breakthrough at Eppleton.

    Sunderland U23s move top of Group H with win over Hull City

    December 4, 2017 at 9:35 am

    Sunderland Under 23s moved top of Group H in the Premier League Cup with a commanding 3-0 away win against Hull City Under 23s on Thursday evening. Andrew Nelson’s early strike put the Black Cats in the driving seat before Rees Greenwood’s second half double ensured Elliott Dickman’s side took […]

     
  • Steven Fletcher, Sunderland

    Memorable Meetings: Sunderland v Reading

    December 2, 2017 at 9:22 am

    If Sunderland need any motivation ahead of the visit of Reading, they need only look to their predecessors in the red and white shirt. With the Black Cats’ winless run at the Stadium of Light now stretching to twenty games, the visit of the Royals to Wearside gives Chris Coleman’s side the chance […]

     
  • Silence is Coleman – Episode 2

    Silence is Coleman – Episode 2

    November 30, 2017 at 8:12 pm

    This weekend Sunderland host Reading at the Stadium of Light looking for their first back to back wins since August following their 2-0 win at Burton Albion last weekend. This game will also be Chris Coleman’s first home game in charge since he took over the Black Cats’ managerial role […]

     
  • Ethan Robson, Sunderland

    “We need to be more ruthless” says Dickman ahead of Premier League Cup clash

    November 30, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    Elliott Dickman believes his Sunderland Under-23 side can end their worrying goal drought away at Hull City in the Premier League Cup tonight. The Black Cats have failed to score in their last two league games against Leicester City and Swansea City, with Dickman admitting that his players must be more […]

     
  • The poll described the typical Sunderland fan.  Picture Credit: Steve Drew/EMPICS Sport

    Chris Coleman: Sunderland’s new hope?

    November 30, 2017 at 10:12 am

    Following years of turmoil, new managers at Sunderland have been a constant, however, the ambitious appointment of ex-Wales boss Chris Coleman may have fans quietly optimistic. When stability fails, ambition prevails It has been far from a smooth transition since Sunderland fell into the second-tier of English football despite the […]

     
  • Sportsbooth Episode 5 – Coleman bringing some positivity back to the SoL?

    Sportsbooth Episode 5 – Coleman bringing some positivity back to the SoL?

    November 30, 2017 at 9:34 am

    This week on the Sportsbooth the guys bring you all the latest talk about the latest football action from around the North-East. We start with Sunderland’s 2-0 win against Burton at the weekend and what it means for the club going forward. We talk about Newcastle’s draw against West Brom, […]

     
  • Georgia Gibson scored Sunderland's only goal of the game

    Sunderland reserves unlucky to lose at Birmingham

    November 29, 2017 at 6:08 pm

    Birmingham ran out 3-1 winners as they welcomed Sunderland to Coleshill, as the Young Lady Black Cats fell to a third straight defeat. The hosts took a three-goal lead. A brace from Heidi Logan, with goals in the 39th and 62nd minutes, was split by a 57th-minute strike from Shania […]