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  • Preview: Coleman aiming to build on Hull win against Birmingham

    Preview: Coleman aiming to build on Hull win against Birmingham

    January 30, 2018 at 10:48 am

    Sunderland manager Chris Coleman has stated tonight’s game against Birmingham City is a chance to build on last weekend’s victory over Hull City. Sunderland were 1-0 winners last time out against the Tigers and have had a week to prepare for their match away to fellow strugglers Birmingham having been […]

     
  • Williams returns as Sunderland U23s suffer defeat at the hands of Arsenal

    Williams returns as Sunderland U23s suffer defeat at the hands of Arsenal

    January 29, 2018 at 12:55 pm

    Sunderland Under 23s fell to a 3-1 defeat against an impressive Arsenal Under 23s side as Jonny Williams continued his comeback from injury in the PL2 Division 1 fixture at Eppleton CW on Sunday. A wonderful effort from Emile Smith-Rowe and a brace from Tyreece John-Jules secured the points for […]

     
  • Sunderland Ladies fall to defeat against rampant Man City Women

    Sunderland Ladies fall to defeat against rampant Man City Women

    January 29, 2018 at 11:37 am

    Sunderland Ladies suffered a 3-0 defeat at home to Manchester City Women on Sunday as their opponents maintained their 100% record in the Women’s Super League. A brace from Nikita Paris and an Izzy Christiansen goal gave City a 16th consecutive win in all competitions this season. Paris opened the […]

     
  • Brighton and Hove Albion's Kazenga Lualua

    Sunderland sign LuaLua on short term deal

    January 26, 2018 at 11:49 am

    Sunderland yesterday announced the signing of Kazenga LuaLua on a deal until the end of the season following his release by Brighton & Hove Albion. LuaLua joined Brighton on loan in 2010 initially before finalising a permanent deal in 2011 where he represented the club 183 times scoring 22 times […]

     
  • Sunderland's Joel Asoro

    Asoro’s winner sees Sunderland claim the points against Hull City

    January 22, 2018 at 12:54 pm

    Academy graduate Joel Asoro scored his first senior goal to secure a vital 1-0 victory for Sunderland as they bounced back from last week’s heavy defeat to Cardiff City against fellow strugglers Hull City at the Stadium of Light. 18-year-old Asoro’s goal came 20 minutes into the match after some […]

     
  • Preview: Sunderland host Hull City

    Preview: Sunderland host Hull City

    January 18, 2018 at 3:09 pm

    Sunderland return to action on Saturday at home to Hull City with the Black Cats looking to return to winning ways in the Championship. After a heavy 4-0 defeat away to Cardiff last weekend Chris Coleman will be hoping for a reaction from his squad against a Hull City side […]

     
  • Lynden Gooch, one of Sunderland's young talents that have made an impact this season

    Evaluating the impact of Sunderland’s youngsters

    January 11, 2018 at 1:55 pm

    A mixture of injuries and a lack of transfer window activity has led to Sunderland’s young charges gaining much needed first team exposure this season. There have been plenty of positives to take from the youngsters performances this season and we’ll be looking at the individual impact of each player so […]

     
  • Sunderland's Marc Wilson after the defeat during the FA Cup, third round match at the Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough.

    Preview: Sunderland aiming to bounce back from cup exit against Cardiff

    January 10, 2018 at 10:40 am

    Sunderland travel to Wales on Saturday to face Cardiff City as they aim to put Saturday’s FA Cup disappointment behind them. The Black Cats crashed out of the competition at the 3rd Round stage for the third successive season with a 2-0 defeat to Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium. Chris Coleman’s men […]

     
  • Jake Clarke-Salter: Who is Sunderland’s new loan signing?

    Jake Clarke-Salter: Who is Sunderland’s new loan signing?

    January 9, 2018 at 1:57 pm

    Sunderland yesterday announced that Chelsea defender Jake Clarke-Salter has joined them on loan until the end of the season. Here at SportsByte we look at Clarke-Salter’s story so far and what he could bring to a Sunderland side rooted to the foot of the Championship table. Born in Carshalton the […]

     
  • SportsByte Quiz: Sunderland’s scorers in 2017

    SportsByte Quiz: Sunderland’s scorers in 2017

    January 8, 2018 at 2:19 pm

    As Sunderland prepare for their first league game of 2018 it’s fair to say 2017 was not a vintage year for Sunderland Association Football Club. Relegation from the Premier League was followed by a poor start to life in the Championship. However, there are signs of positivity under Chris Coleman’s stewardship. This week’s […]