• Sunderland celebrate levelling the score at 3-3 in the 90th minute

    Preview: Sunderland aiming for positive result as Brentford come to town

    February 15, 2018 at 1:23 pm

    Sunderland will be hoping to use Saturday’s comeback against Bristol City as a springboard towards survival as they host Brentford on Saturday. After three goals in 25 minutes, Sunderland managed to claw back a point through two own goals, one following a Cattermole header rebounding in and the second saw […]

  • Sunderland fans celebrate the 3-3 draw at full time

    Sunderland rescue miraculous point away to Bristol City

    February 12, 2018 at 12:20 pm

    With Sunderland three goals down at half-time to promotion chasing Bristol City, fans would’ve been forgiven for thinking the second half was going to be a case of damage limitations. What followed could prove to be a defining moment as the Black Cats secured a vital point in their battle to beat […]

  • Sunderland's Callum McManaman reacts during the Sky Bet Championship match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

    McManaman adds to lengthy Sunderland injury list

    February 9, 2018 at 1:39 pm

    Chris Coleman has been dealt another injury blow as winger Callum McManaman has picked up a groin injury that rules him out of this weekend’s game with Bristol City. McManaman adds to Sunderland’s large injury list that includes Robbin Ruiter, Adam Matthews, Marc Wilson, Lamine Kone, Darron Gibson and Duncan Watmore. […]

  • 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 […]

  • Sunderland's Jonny Williams

    Williams gives Coleman fitness boost in U23 win over West Ham

    February 6, 2018 at 4:17 pm

    Jonny Williams gave Sunderland manager Chris Coleman a timely boost as he put in an impressive 90 minutes for Sunderland’s Under 23’s in their victory over West Ham. Williams has been building his fitness at Under 23 level in recent weeks after suffering a dislocated shoulder back in November. The […]

  • Sunderland Ladies drawn against Aston Villa after Brighouse Town thrashing

    Sunderland Ladies drawn against Aston Villa after Brighouse Town thrashing

    February 6, 2018 at 3:17 pm

    Sunderland Ladies have been drawn at home to Aston Villa Ladies in the fifth round of the SSE Women’s FA Cup after a sensational 13-0 victory in the fourth round. Hat-tricks from Lucy Staniforth and substitute Mollie Lambert, braces from Dominique Bruinenberg and Hayley Sharp as well as goals from […]

  • Sunderland's Adam Matthews (left) and Birmingham City's Maikel Kieftenbeld battle for the ball

    Preview: New faces in line to start as Sunderland host Ipswich

    February 2, 2018 at 10:56 am

    Sunderland manager Chris Coleman has said his new signings are “all ready to play a big part” in tomorrow’s game against Ipswich Town as the Black Cats aim to bounce back from their damaging midweek defeat to Birmingham City. Coleman brought in striker Ashley Fletcher, midfielder Ovie Ejaria and goalkeeper […]

  • Sunderland manager Chris Coleman

    Sunderland boss Chris Coleman laments ‘farce’ of a transfer window

    February 1, 2018 at 3:51 pm

    Sunderland manager Chris Coleman spoke to the press ahead of Saturday’s fixture against Ipswich Town, describing his first transfer window in eight years as ‘brutal’. The club were boosted by five new faces and three on deadline day including loans for Middlesbrough striker Ashley Fletcher and Liverpool midfielder Ovie Ejaria. […]

  • Ovie Ejaria in action for Liverpool

    Rounding up Sunderland’s deadline day

    February 1, 2018 at 12:02 pm

    It was a frantic deadline day on Wearside as Sunderland attempted to bolster their squad right up to the 11pm deadline last night. The Black Cats did get some much needed deals over the line and here at SportsByte we will be looking at the potential impact each of the […]

  • Sunderland suffer damaging defeat away to Birmingham

    Sunderland suffer damaging defeat away to Birmingham

    January 31, 2018 at 11:45 am

    Sunderland missed out on the chance to move out of the relegation zone falling to a 3-1 defeat away to Birmingham City, who have now leapfrogged the Black Cats in the table. First half goals from David Davis and Jeremie Boga did the damage before a second half goal from […]