Under 18s

  • Stockdale praises U21s desire after Norwich draw

    Stockdale praises U21s desire after Norwich draw

    April 14, 2015 at 2:00 pm

    Sunderland U21s boss Robbie Stockdale has praised his side’s fighting spirit after they held Norwich to a 0-0 draw in Norfolk despite playing most of the second half with ten men. The Black Cats were the better side for much of the game, but finished with a numerical disadvantage after […]

  • 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'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 […]

  • Mikael Mandron found the net but couldn't help Sunderland to victory. Picture Credit: SAFC

    Late Everton goal sinks young Sunderland side

    December 2, 2014 at 8:00 am

    Sunderland twice fought back from a goal down but lost 3-2 to Everton in the Barclays U21 Premier League on Monday night. Though Liam Agnew and Carl Lawson were both on target at Goodison Park, Aroune Kone, Bryan Oviedo and Conor McAleny netted to send Robbie Stockdale’s side home empty-handed. This […]

  • Mandron celebrates scoring pre-season winner against Carlisle. Picture Credit: SAFC

    Sunderland youngsters look to continue league revival at Everton

    December 1, 2014 at 9:00 am

    Sunderland head to Goodison Park on Monday night to face Everton in their first Barclays U21 Premier League clash for almost a month. Having lost three of their opening five matches of the season, the Black Cats will be looking to make it a fourth game without defeat in this […]