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  • Bramble will leave Sunderland in the summer after three years at the Stadium of Light. Picture Credit: Steve Drew/EMPICS Sport

    Fans museum a big hit on campus as new project seeks volunteers

    October 24, 2017 at 10:00 am

    The Fans Museum is the brainchild of lifelong Sunderland AFC fan Michael Ganley, who has amassed a huge collection of valuable memorabilia over the last 30 years. Michael’s collection, which includes shirts, tickets, balls, medals and cups, has spent three years on the road visiting various events and charity fundraisers […]

     
  • Leicester City's Jeffrey Schlupp (right) and Sunderland's Lee Cattermole battle for the ball during the match at the King Power Stadium. Picture credit: Nigel French/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    Five key choices for Simon Grayson ahead of Sunderland’s trip to Brentford

    October 20, 2017 at 5:59 pm

    The old cliche is that you shouldn’t look at the league table until 10 games have been played. It’s around the ten game mark that fans can begin to get an idea of which teams will be pulling away at the top and which will be fighting for their lives come […]

     
  • Sunderland U23s move out of Premier League 2 relegation zone

    Sunderland U23s move out of Premier League 2 relegation zone

    October 20, 2017 at 5:47 pm

    Sunderland under-23s moved out of the Premier League 2 relegation zone with victory away to Everton under-23s via Luke Molyneux’s late winner. Molyneux – who was drafted into the side after starting on the bench at Arsenal on Monday night – slotted past Joel Robles late on to secure a […]

     
  • Everton U23s v Sunderland U23s: Black Cats look to bounce back after Arsenal defeat

    Everton U23s v Sunderland U23s: Black Cats look to bounce back after Arsenal defeat

    October 19, 2017 at 4:34 pm

    Sunderland Under-23s are back in action tomorrow afternoon against a high-flying Everton side in Premier League 2. Elliott Dickman’s team lost 2-0 to an experienced Arsenal side at the Emirates Stadium on Monday night, a result which saw the Black Cats drop to the bottom of the table after seven […]

     
  • Sunderland Scholars Vs Berwick Rangers

    Sunderland FoL Scholars ease to victory against Berwick Rangers

    October 18, 2017 at 5:57 pm

    Sunderland’s Monkwearmouth Scholars recorded back-to-back clean sheets in a comfortable 4-0 victory over North East rivals Berwick. Arron Thompson opened the scoring from the spot, before Leon McKeith and Josh King ensured Sunderland were 3-0 up before the break. Harry Thompson scored the fourth with a penalty with seconds remaining […]

     
  • 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 […]