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  • Birmingham City's David Davis (left) scores his side's first goal of the game ahead of Sunderland's Jake Clarke-Salter

    Preview: Sunderland face promotion chasing Bristol City

    February 7, 2018 at 3:41 pm

    Sunderland face Bristol City this Saturday in a clash neither can afford to lose as they fight it out at opposite ends of the table.  With Sunderland’s current form of four losses and one win in the last five games, the team has some kinks it needs to iron out […]

     
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    Sunderland’s January business analysed

    February 7, 2018 at 3:21 pm

    As the January transfer window closes here we will look back at the ins and outgoings of Sunderland and how they can play a part within the squad moving forward.   Most Sunderland fans would have agreed before the winter window opened, they were in need of some serious investment […]

     
  • In Pictures: Netball 1sts overpowered by Leeds

    In Pictures: Netball 1sts overpowered by Leeds

    November 1, 2017 at 9:45 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 1sts lost 78-19 to Leeds Beckett at CitySpace this afternoon. Despite a bright start from the Wearsiders they were eventually overpowered by Leeds who ran out comfortable winners in the end. Here’s the best of the action in pictures, courtesy of Iam Burn.

     
  • In Pictures: Sunderland Ladies suffer heavy defeat to Liverpool

    In Pictures: Sunderland Ladies suffer heavy defeat to Liverpool

    October 29, 2017 at 6:17 pm

    Sunderland Ladies lost 4-1 to Liverpool Ladies at Mariners Park on Saturday as Natasha Harding hit a hat-trick. Lucy Staniforth fired the Lady Black Cats into the lead with a fine strike from distance, but Harding drew Liverpool level only a minute later. Harding then hit two more either side […]

     
  • In Pictures: Team Sunderland Basketball throw away half time lead

    In Pictures: Team Sunderland Basketball throw away half time lead

    October 15, 2017 at 9:10 pm

    Despite taking a half-time lead, Team Sunderland Basketball could not contain Myerscough who came from behind to win at CitySpace on Saturday. Pictures by Iam Burn.

     
  • In Pictures: Women’s Volleyball complete double as they beat Leeds

    In Pictures: Women’s Volleyball complete double as they beat Leeds

    October 12, 2017 at 10:39 pm

    University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball beat Leeds Beckett 3-1 on Wednesday to make it two wins out of two for the Wearsiders over the Yorkshire university. After the men’s team beat Leeds 3-1 earlier in the afternoon, the Wearside women replicated that score meaning they also started the BUCS season with […]

     
  • In Pictures: Sunderland men beat Leeds in Volleyball opener

    In Pictures: Sunderland men beat Leeds in Volleyball opener

    October 12, 2017 at 3:50 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball team beat Leeds Beckett 1sts 3-1 yesterday. Below is a gallery of the best images as Geno Spasov’s men started the BUCS season on a high. Pictures by Iam Burn.

     
  • Both sides have been in close-knit matches this season.

    Sunderland University return to BUCS action

    October 11, 2017 at 8:00 am

    Nineteen teams from the University of Sunderland return to action as today as they start their BUCS seasons. A week on from defeat in the Clash of the Minsters against York St John, Sunderland’s students kick off their league campaigns in the British University & Colleges Sport divisions this afternoon. […]

     
  • York St John won all three Netball fixtures at this year's Clash of the Minsters

    York beat Sunderland to Clash of Minsters crown

    October 4, 2017 at 11:55 pm

    University of Sunderland suffered defeat in the Clash of the Minsters as York St John were crowned 18-8 winners. The annual curtain-raiser to the university sporting year took place in York with both universities competing across 26 sports and it was the home side who comfortably won in the end. […]

     
  • Sunderland's Stadium of Light

    Sunderland v Derby: The Stats

    August 4, 2017 at 1:13 pm

    Sunderland kick off their Championship campaign tonight as they butt heads with Derby County. Take a look at the stats ahead of The Rams’ arrival at the Stadium of Light. Sunderland haven’t won their last seven league openers, losing four and drawing three. Derby’s first game form is more impressive, […]