Transfer window

  • Charlton Athletic's Ezri Konsa holds off Bradford City's Charlie Wyke

    Sunderland complete signing of Charlie Wyke

    August 2, 2018 at 2:15 pm

    With just two days until the start of the season Sunderland have finally secured the signing of Charlie Wyke from Bradford City, the centre forward they are hoping will contribute heavily in their promotion push. There had been plenty of rumours around Sunderland’s interest in Wyke all summer and it […]

  • Hearts Jon McLaughlin during the Scottish Premiership match at Ibrox Stadium, Glasgow.

    Looking at Sunderland’s summer transfer business – Ins

    July 31, 2018 at 11:35 am

    Life in League One kicks off on Saturday at home to Charlton Athletic for Sunderland and with plenty of new faces expected to be on show we have a look at the signings The Blacks Cats have made during the transfer window. Notable Ins Jon McLaughlin The goalkeeper joined Sunderland […]

  • Ipswich Town's David McGoldrick (left) and Wolverhampton Wanderers' Barry Douglas battle for the ball during the Sky Bet Championship match at Portman Road, Ipswich.

    Five strikers Sunderland should look at as transfer deadline approaches

    July 23, 2018 at 11:07 am

    With two weeks until the season starts, Sunderland have been left in a familiar position with a frustrating transfer window leaving the Black Cats short on firepower. Jack Ross and Stewart Donald have added new players across the field but attempts to bring in a striker have so far proved […]

  • Sunderland's Jack Rodwell rues a missed chance during the Premier League match at The Stadium of Light, Sunderland.

    Looking at Sunderland’s summer transfer business – Outs

    July 19, 2018 at 12:47 pm

    After relegation to League One plus a change in ownership and management it was always going to be a testing summer at the Stadium of Light. Getting the high earners off the wage bill and replacing them with players ready to help Sunderland bounce back to the Championship at the […]

  • Sunderland set for mass exodus

    Sunderland set for mass exodus

    April 26, 2018 at 9:21 am

    With relegation to League One confirmed, Sunderland’s squad is set for a major overhaul with 12 players potentially leaving the club. Sunderland’s time in the championship came to and end at the Stadium of Light with a 2-1 defeat to Burton Albion. Plans for next season have already begun with […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]