Articles by: Daniel Rodenby

  • Shrewsbury Town's Adam El-Abd (right) and Sunderland's Joel Asoro battle for the ball during the EFL Cup, Second Round match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

    Over 16,000 tickets claimed for Sunderland U23 European final

    May 15, 2017 at 1:26 pm

    Sunderland AFC have confirmed over 16,000 people have claimed their tickets for Sunderland U23s Premier League Youth International Cup final v FC Porto. The final is to be played at the Stadium of Light on Wednesday 17th May. Entry is free and supporters have snapped up the opportunity to see […]

  • South Shields prepare for Wembley trip with training at Sunderland and Newcastle

    South Shields prepare for Wembley trip with training at Sunderland and Newcastle

    May 11, 2017 at 11:55 am

    South Shields are preparing for the game of their life at Wembley in The FA Vase final. Their last four training sessions will take place at Newcastle and Sunderland’s top facilities. The Mariners will train at Sunderland’s Academy of Light tonight (May 11), on Saturday and on Tuesday, before a […]

  • Silksworth Tennis Centre

    Captain Phil Rudd hails 2016 as success for tennis team

    January 13, 2017 at 10:56 am

    After a poor start to the season, mainly down to a lack of players and injuries to key players, the University of Sunderland men’s tennis team have put in a string of solid performances to stay away from relegation. Konstantinos Avelos and Andrew Waddell have been brilliant this season, as […]

  • Paddy Horne (left) and Phil Rudd (right) in action against York last season.

    Sunderland tennis gain vital away point at Hull

    December 9, 2016 at 11:55 am

    University of Sunderland men won an important point in their bid to avoid relegation after drawing away to table-toppers Hull. After gaining a walkover win last week against Teesside, Sunderland looked to carry on their momentum when travelling to Humberside. Konstantinos Avelos played out an entertaining match with his opponent, eventually […]

  • Tennis captain Phil Rudd.

    Captain Rudd confident of promotion next season

    November 24, 2016 at 4:19 pm

    University of Sunderland tennis captain Phil Rudd is confident they can push on for promotion next season. Andrew Waddell has been one of Sunderland’s best players this season, but is leaving after Christmas. “Losing Andrew is a very big loss, he has been an important player for us this season […]

  • Maxime Noyer (left) and Phil Rudd (right)

    Sunderland tennis men take draw despite dominance over Bradford

    November 18, 2016 at 8:51 am

    University of Sunderland’s tennis 1sts drew 3-3 at home to Bradford on Wednesday despite having to concede two matches. While facing an uphill task from the start due to the absence of captain Phil Rudd, which resulted in the two forfeits, the home side played well throughout and managed to […]