Under 18s

  • 10 man Black Cats hold Canaries

    10 man Black Cats hold Canaries

    April 14, 2015 at 9:41 am

    Sunderland U21s were held to a goalless draw with Norwich in the first of a double header of fixtures this week.  The Black Cats dominated most of the game in Norfolk a against a Canaries side including several first team players, but finished with ten men after Tom McNamee’s second […]

     
  • Young Black Cats edge out Saints in exciting encounter

    Young Black Cats edge out Saints in exciting encounter

    April 7, 2015 at 11:17 am

    Adam Johnson was amongst a host of 1st team players who featured as Sunderland U21s edged out Southampton U21s 3-2 in a thrilling Easter Monday clash at Eppleton CW. Goals from Tom Beadling, Will Buckley and Duncan Watmore had the Black Cats 3-0 at half time, but late strikes from […]

     
  • Stockdale praises youngsters despite Leicester defeat

    Stockdale praises youngsters despite Leicester defeat

    March 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm

    Sunderland U21s boss Robbie Stockdale has encouraged his squad to learn from their mistakes after a 4-2 defeat to Leicester City U21s at the King Power Stadium. Tom Beadling and Andrew Nelson had Stockdale’s side back in the game twice at 2-1 and 3-2, but goals from Simonas Stankevicius, Jack […]

     
  • U21s come unstuck in thrilling Foxes encounter

    U21s come unstuck in thrilling Foxes encounter

    March 17, 2015 at 12:30 pm

    Sunderland U21s were unable to end Leicester City U21s run of good form after a 4-2 defeat at the King Power Stadium. Simonas Stankevicius had the home side a goal up at the break, before Harry Panayiotou added a second minutes after the restart.The Black Cats responded through Tom Beadling’s […]

     
  • Sunderland U21s ready for Leicester test

    Sunderland U21s ready for Leicester test

    March 16, 2015 at 5:46 pm

    Sunderland U21s will be hoping to build on last week’s victory over West Ham as they prepare for a trip to the King Power stadium to face Leicester City tonight. Goals from Martin Smith, Duncan Watmore and Rees Greenwood were enough to hand the Black Cats a comfortable victory over […]

     
  • Stockdale's U23s picked up their first Checkatrade Trophy win. safc.com

    Premier League ‘B’ teams could compete in Johnstone’s Paint Trophy

    March 10, 2015 at 12:17 pm

    The FA and the Football League are discussing plans that would allow Premier League teams to field ‘B’ sides in the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy. Martyn McFadden, editor of Sunderland fanzine A Love Supreme, believes the plans could help youth players excel but admits that the plans do have their drawbacks. […]

     
  • Stockdale's U23s picked up their first Checkatrade Trophy win. safc.com

    Griffiths double sinks Sunderland U21s against Celtic

    December 19, 2014 at 7:18 pm

    Leigh Griffiths netted twice as Sunderland U21s fell to defeat against Celtic U21s at the Stadium of Light on Thursday night. Sunderland held a 1-0 lead at half-time after David Ferguson headed home from a Connor Oliver corner. But Celtic fought back in the second half and secured a late […]

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

    Watmore suffers injury as U21s draw with Villarreal

    December 11, 2014 at 8:00 am

    Sunderland’s in form winger Duncan Watmore picked up an injury as their Under 21 side laboured to a scrappy 0-0 draw with Villarreal on Monday night. The game at the Stadium of Light marked Sunderland’s first appearance in the Premier League U21 International Cup, which will also see them face […]

     
  • Stockdale's U23s picked up their first Checkatrade Trophy win. safc.com

    Stockdale: We are ready for Villarreal challenge

    December 9, 2014 at 8:00 am

    Robbie Stockdale says his Sunderland Under 21s have nothing to fear ahead of their debut in the Premier League International Cup and has backed his “unlucky losers” to return to form. The junior Black Cats host Spanish side Villarreal at the Stadium of Light on December 10th and, speaking after […]

     
  • Stockdale's U23s picked up their first Checkatrade Trophy win. safc.com

    Sunderland set for U21 cup clash at Manchester City

    December 5, 2014 at 8:30 am

    Robbie Stockdale’s Sunderland Under 21s will seek revenge for the first team’s midweek reverse to Manchester City in the Premier Cup on Friday night. City’s development side are unbeaten at home this term, but the Black Cats will be full of confidence having drawn this fixture 1-1 in August. Duncan Watmore was […]