Transfer window

  • Costel Pantilimon has finally staked his claim to be Sunderland's first choice keeper since signing in the summer. Picture Credit:

    Sunderland sign Costel Pantilimon

    June 16, 2014 at 8:20 pm

    Sunderland have agreed to sign former Manchester City goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon on a free transfer. Pantilimon’s transfer will go through on July 1 after being released by City at the end of last season. The Romanian moved to City from Politechnica Timisoara in 2011, but was restricted to just 29 […]

  • Jack Colback Signs for Newcastle United. Picture Credit:

    Sunderland ‘bitter’ at Colback leaving

    June 10, 2014 at 1:13 pm

    Sunderland revealed losing midfielder Jack Colback on a free transfer to close rivals Newcastle has left a ‘bitter taste’ in their mouths. In a statement released by the club last night, they feel the Black Cats feel they weren’t given adequate opportunity to speak to Colback and the situation wasn’t […]

  • Sunderland's Jack Colback battling with Newcastle's Chieck Tiote. Picture Credit: SIMON BELLIS/LANDOV/Press Association Images

    Newcastle sign Jack Colback

    June 9, 2014 at 2:44 pm

    Newcastle have completed the signing of Sunderland midfielder Jack Colback on a free transfer. The 24-year-old’s contract is set to expire at the end of the month and has officially agreed a deal to move fierce rivals Newcastle. Colback is understood to have signed a five year contract at St […]

  • Emanuele Giaccherini celebrates his early goal against Southampton last season. Picture by: Clive Gee/PA Wire/Press Association Images

    Mixed fortunes for Sunderland as transfer rumours continue to swirl

    June 6, 2014 at 6:32 pm

    Most would argue that Sunderland had a good start to the transfer window, securing the likes of Billy Jones and Jordi Gomez, whilst Sebastian Larsson signed a contract extension which will keep him at the club until 2017.  But the loss of experienced duo Craig Gardner and Phil Bardsley, to […]

  • Colback, left, celebrates his goal against Newcastle last season. Picture credit: Scott Heppell/AP/Press Association Images

    Colback set to finalise Newcastle deal

    June 6, 2014 at 10:11 am

    Newcastle look set to have won the race to sign midfielder Jack Colback on a free transfer from North East rivals Sunderland. Colback’s contract is set to expire at the end of this month and he has been unable to come to an agreement with Sunderland over a new deal, which […]

  • Jack Colback tussles with Bolton's Chris Eagles for the ball. Picture credit: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire/Press Association Image

    West Ham offer Colback big money move

    May 30, 2014 at 9:48 am

    West Ham are reported to have raised the stakes to sign out of contract Sunderland midfielder Jack Colback with a ‘treble your money’ offer to entice the player to London. This means Colback could potentially land himself a 50K-a-week deal if he signs for the Hammers, while the news puts […]

  • Jordi Gomez is Sunderland's second signing of the summer. Picture credit:

    Sunderland sign Wigan’s Jordi Gomez

    May 29, 2014 at 8:00 pm

    Sunderland have agreed to sign Spanish midfielder Jordi Gomez on a three-year deal at the Stadium of Light. The transfer will go through on July 1 when the 29-year-old’s contract expires at Wigan bringing an end to the midfielder’s five year stay at the DW stadium. During his time at […]

  • Jones becomes Sunderland's first signing of the summer. Picture credit:

    Sunderland agree deal for West Brom’s Jones

    May 28, 2014 at 10:00 am

    Sunderland have agreed to sign Billy Jones on a free transfer on July 1 after the defender turned down a new contract at West Bromwich Albion. The 27-year-old spent three years at the Hawthorns making over 70 appearances, and the defender will come as a welcome addition to Gus Poyet’s […]

  • Bardlsey celebrates after scoring Sunderland's winner against City earlier this season. Picture credit: PHILIP OLDHAM/LANDOV/Press Association Images

    Stoke sign defender Bardsley from Sunderland

    May 22, 2014 at 7:42 pm

    Stoke City have confirmed the signing of Sunderland defender Phil Bardsley on a three year deal. The 28-year-old opted against renewing his contract at Sunderland as he seeks a “fresh challenge”, and will officially join the Potters on July 1 as his deal expires at the Stadium of Light. Bardsley […]

  • Sunderland's Jack Colback, seen here in action against Tottenham last season, was instrumental in their win over Newcastle at the weekend. Picture credit: PA Images

    Swansea target Colback to become a Jack

    May 21, 2014 at 10:57 am

    Out of contract Sunderland midfielder Jack Colback has been named as a target by Swansea manager Gary Monk. The South Wales side look ready to enter the race to sign to 24-year-old ,who is also wanted by Scottish champions Celtic, as well as Newcastle. The Magpies are said to have […]