Articles by: Ian Crow
 

  • Sunderland walk out ahead of their League One fixture against Portsmouth in front of over 41,000 fans | Picture Credit: Ian Crow

    PREVIEW: Southend vs Sunderland

    May 2, 2019 at 12:11 pm

    Sunderland AFC travel south to Roots Hall when they face Southend United in their final League One fixture of the season. The Wearsiders will want to end the season on a win to carry momentum into the League One playoffs after their fate was confirmed in defeat against Fleetwood Town […]

     
  • Sunderland's Roker End flag display seconds before kick-off against Doncaster Rovers | Picture Credit: Ian Crow

    PREVIEW: Sunderland vs Portsmouth

    April 25, 2019 at 2:45 pm

    Sunderland AFC host Portsmouth at the Stadium of Light in League One, where they look to keep their slim automatic promotion hopes alive. The Black Cats must win their remaining three games and hope Barnsley and Luton slip up after losing their advantage in the automatic promotion race in 1-1 […]

     
  • Sunderland AFC seconds away from kick-off against Coventry City | Picture Credit: Ian Crow

    PREVIEW: Sunderland vs Doncaster

    April 18, 2019 at 2:42 pm

    Sunderland AFC will look to regain momentum in the automatic promotion race when they face play-off hopefuls Doncaster Rovers at the Stadium of Light in League One. Sunderland will want to respond after their first home loss of the season, a 5-4 defeat against Coventry, where their defensive frailties shone […]

     
  • Sunderland shooting practice ahead of League One fixture against Burton Albion | Picture Credit: Ian Crow

    PREVIEW: Sunderland vs Coventry

    April 11, 2019 at 2:11 pm

    Sunderland AFC look to maintain their grip on the automatic promotion race when they welcome the visit of Coventry City in League One. The Black Cats will be hoping to get return to winning ways following a 1-1 draw against Burton Albion in midweek. In the reverse fixture, a Jonson […]

     
  • Sunderland's Aiden McGeady scores during the penalty shoot out

    PREVIEW: Accrington Stanley vs Sunderland

    April 3, 2019 at 9:35 am

    Sunderland AFC look to close the gap on Barnsley in the League One automatic promotion race when they face Accrington Stanley in a ‘David vs Goliath’ clash at the Wham Stadium. Sunderland will look to respond after defeat to Portsmouth in the Checkatrade Trophy final at Wembley, where they lost […]

     
  • Tom Flanagan, Sunderland

    PREVIEW: Sunderland vs Walsall

    March 15, 2019 at 1:59 pm

    Sunderland AFC host Walsall FC at the Stadium of Light in League One in what will be the fourth meeting between the two sides this season.  Sunderland manager Jack Ross believes his side are still in a good position despite automatic promotion no longer being in their hands. The Black […]

     
  • Lynden Gooch, Sunderland

    PREVIEW: Barnsley vs Sunderland

    March 12, 2019 at 6:45 pm

    Sunderland AFC travel to Barnsley FC in a must-win game in League One that could prove the difference between automatic promotion or the play-offs. Sunderland manager Jack Ross is relishing the challenge ahead, but feels every game is a must-win, not just this game, feeling it’s the standard being at […]

     
  • Jack Baldwin, Sunderland

    PREVIEW: Wycombe vs Sunderland

    March 8, 2019 at 9:36 pm

    Sunderland AFC travel to Wycombe Wanderers as they look to keep the pressure on second placed Barnsley ahead of their much-anticipated midweek clash. Sunderland manager Jack Ross was full of admiration for his Wycombe counterpart Gareth Ainsworth and is expecting another tough challenge in their first competitive visit to Adams […]

     
  • . Luke O'Nien of Sunderland battles with Iker Pozo of Manchester City during the Checkatrade Trophy Quarter Final match between Sunderland and Manchester City Under 23s at the Stadium Of Light in Sunderland, UK on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. (Photo by Mark Fletcher/NurPhoto/Sipa USA)

    CHECKATRADE TROPHY SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: Bristol Rovers vs Sunderland

    March 5, 2019 at 3:47 pm

    Sunderland AFC travel back to Bristol Rovers for the second time in 10 days as they look to secure a place in the Checkatrade Trophy final and a trip to Wembley. Goals from Duncan Watmore and Lynden Gooch saw the Black Cats cruise past Manchester City’s U21’s to progress to […]

     
  • Lynden Gooch of Sunderland during the Checkatrade Trophy Quarter Final match between Sunderland and Manchester City Under 23s at the Stadium Of Light in Sunderland, UK on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. (Photo by Mark Fletcher/NurPhoto/Sipa USA)

    PREVIEW: Sunderland vs Plymouth

    March 1, 2019 at 12:11 pm

    Sunderland AFC host Plymouth Argyle in League One as the Black Cats look to keep their momentum going following back-to-back league wins. Sunderland manager Jack Ross is confident his side will be victorious against an in-form Plymouth side. The Wearsiders got a hard-fought three points as an Aiden McGeady brace […]