Under 23s

  • Sunderland U21’s Ledger pleased after first goal

    Sunderland U21’s Ledger pleased after first goal

    October 20, 2015 at 2:00 pm

    Sunderland U21’s Michael Ledger scored the only goal of the game as the young Black Cats beat Liverpool 1-0 on Sunday. It was the defenders first goal of the season as he headed home from a well worked corner in the 49th minute. Ledger was delighted to score but highlighted the […]

     
  • Stockdale's U23s picked up their first Checkatrade Trophy win. safc.com

    Stockdale: “We should have won by more”

    October 20, 2015 at 11:31 am

    Sunderland U21 manager Robbie Stockdale believes his side should have won by more after a 1-0 win over Liverpool on Sunday. Michael Ledger scored the only goal of the game as Sunderland extended their lead at the top of the U21 Premier League. But despite the victory, Stockdale was disappointed […]

     
  • Table-topping Sunderland U21s dominate Liverpool

    Table-topping Sunderland U21s dominate Liverpool

    October 18, 2015 at 6:00 pm

    Sunderland Under 21s maintained their solid start to the season after a 1-0 victory at home to Liverpool left them five points clear at the top of the U21 Premier League. A 49th minute Michael Ledger header was enough to keep Robbie Stockdale’s Black Cats at the summit of the table. Sunderland started […]

     
  • Mikael Mandron found the net but couldn't help Sunderland to victory. Picture Credit: SAFC

    Mandron “really confident” ahead of Liverpool clash

    October 17, 2015 at 3:00 pm

    Sunderland U21 striker Mikael Mandron has said he is confident of getting a result against Liverpool but he knows that it will be a tough test. Sunderland currently top the U21 Premier League and could move five points clear with victory against struggling Liverpool. While the Black Cats are in top […]

     
  • Stockdale's U23s picked up their first Checkatrade Trophy win. safc.com

    Stockdale left disappointed as U21s draw

    October 14, 2015 at 4:52 pm

    Robbie Stockdale admitted he was disappointed as his Sunderland U21s side could only draw with Borussia Mönchengladbach in the International Cup. Mikael Mandron had put the Black Cats ahead before Marlon Ritter levelled the game with a powerful free-kick. While Mönchengladbach missed a penalty in the first half, Stockdale was […]

     
  • Mikael Mandron found the net but couldn't help Sunderland to victory. Picture Credit: SAFC

    Sunderland U21s on brink after Mönchengladbach draw

    October 13, 2015 at 10:41 am

    Sunderland U21’s edged towards the International Cup knock-out stages after they shared the points in a 1-1 draw with German side Borussia Mönchengladbach at the Stadium of Light. New first-team manager Sam Allardyce watched on as Mikael Mandron fired the Black Cats in front before Mönchengladbach’s Marlon Ritter’s free-kick levelled […]

     
  • Stockdale's U23s picked up their first Checkatrade Trophy win. safc.com

    Stockdale excited ahead of International Cup clash

    October 12, 2015 at 11:00 am

    Sunderland U21 manager Robbie Stockdale says his side are fully prepared ahead of their game with Mönchengladbach and know a win will see them into the knock out stages. The game against the German giants is their first since their 2-0 victory at Southampton which saw them move to the top […]

     
  • Sunderland U21s looking for knockout blow in International Cup

    Sunderland U21s looking for knockout blow in International Cup

    October 11, 2015 at 10:00 am

    Sunderland Under 21s face Borussia Monchengladbach on Monday knowing a win would see them through to the International Cup knock-out stages for the first time. The Wearsiders put themselves in a strong position in the competition’s group D with a 1-0 away win to Manchester City last month and will be guaranteed […]

     
  • Honeyman ready to earn place back after injury

    Honeyman ready to earn place back after injury

    October 9, 2015 at 10:30 am

    Sunderland U21’s player George Honeyman says he is “looking to the future” as he looks set to return to the side following a back injury. The midfielder has been out for six weeks with the injury which has seen him unable to train but Honeyman is hoping to put this […]

     
  • Stats: Sunderland U21s season in numbers

    Stats: Sunderland U21s season in numbers

    October 7, 2015 at 1:45 pm

    Nick Cary takes a look at Sunderland Under 21s season so far – in numbers. 7 – Played seven games so far this season, six in the U21 Premier League (four home, two away) as well as one game in the International Cup. 1,886 – The most northern team in […]