Sunderland

Is Brexit to blame for Nissan withdrawal?
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In Brief

Is Brexit to blame for Nissan withdrawal?

Leave-supporting Sunderland could see job losses after Japanese carmaker u-turns
4 Feb 2019
Nissan Brexit letter ‘still too confidential to release’
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In Brief

Nissan Brexit letter ‘still too confidential to release’

Two years on, secret government promise to car manufacturer still too sensitive for publication
14 Dec 2018
Championship 2017-18: Next season's key derby dates
Nottingham Forest, Derby County
In Brief

Championship 2017-18: Next season's key derby dates

After a quiet start, fans can look forward to local rivals clashing almost every weekend
21 Jun 2017
Everton pay £30m for Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford
Jordan Pickford
In Depth

Everton pay £30m for Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford

Third biggest deal in history confirms rise in value of shot-stoppers
13 Jun 2017
FA ponders probe over John Terry Chelsea substitution bets
John Terry
In Depth

FA ponders probe over John Terry Chelsea substitution bets

Blues legend was substituted off after 26 minutes on Sunday, after a series of wagers were placed on the stunt
23 May 2017
Arsenal top four fight goes to final day - thanks to Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez, Arsenal
In Review

Arsenal top four fight goes to final day - thanks to Sanchez

Chilean striker scores twice as the Gunners wear down relegated Sunderland at a subdued Emirates
17 May 2017
Leicester deliver another slap in the face for David Moyes
David Moyes, Sunderland manager
In Review

Leicester deliver another slap in the face for David Moyes

Sunderland manager down and out, while Foxes boss Craig Shakespeare sets records in the Premier League
5 Apr 2017

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What does Moyes 'slap' threat reveal about football and him?
David Moyes Sunderland manager
In Brief

What does Moyes 'slap' threat reveal about football and him?

Commentators weigh in on whether the Sunderland manager's comments to BBC reporter Vicky Sparks had a deeper meaning
4 Apr 2017
Defoe dents Liverpool title hopes as Sunderland earn draw
Jermaine Defoe Sunderland
In Review

Defoe dents Liverpool title hopes as Sunderland earn draw

Striker scores two penalties as the Black Cats come from behind to leave Jurgen Klopp frustrated
3 Jan 2017
Chelsea make it ten out of ten to top the table at Christmas
Chelsea
In Review

Chelsea make it ten out of ten to top the table at Christmas

Cesc Fabregas goal and Thibaut Courtois save guarantee that the Blues will be top of the tree next week
15 Dec 2016
Costa, Kane, Toure and Sunderland stars in team of the week
Yaya Toure
In Depth

Costa, Kane, Toure and Sunderland stars in team of the week

Four Black Cats make this week's selection, with Jermain Defoe and Victor Anichebe driving the team forward
21 Nov 2016
Lukaku hits 11-minute hat-trick – but is he the real deal?
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In Review

Lukaku hits 11-minute hat-trick – but is he the real deal?

Opinion remains divided on the Everton striker after he ends his 1,139-minute goal drought in spectacular style
13 Sep 2016
Sunderland escape relegation as Sam Allardyce strikes again
Sam Allardyce
In Depth

Sunderland escape relegation as Sam Allardyce strikes again

Future looks bright for the Black Cats – and it's all down to their manager
12 May 2016
Arsenal fans being 'brainwashed' as Wenger's side flounder
Laurent Koscielny Arsenal
In Depth

Arsenal fans being 'brainwashed' as Wenger's side flounder

Supporters should demand more than merely seeing their team limp into the top four, argue critics
25 Apr 2016
Leicester on the brink of glory as Vardy sinks Sunderland
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In Review

Leicester on the brink of glory as Vardy sinks Sunderland

Striker nets twice as the Foxes move to within three wins of an incredible title triumph, but still Ranieri urges caution
11 Apr 2016
Emmanuel Eboue sacked by Sunderland after year-long ban
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In Brief

Emmanuel Eboue sacked by Sunderland after year-long ban

Former Arsenal cult hero's contract is terminated after Fifa punish him over an unpaid debt to his former agent
31 Mar 2016
Adam Johnson jailed for six years for child sex offences
Adam Johnson
In Brief

Adam Johnson jailed for six years for child sex offences

Sunderland footballer saw victim as 'just another girl', says judge, while NSPCC issues warning to clubs
24 Mar 2016
Sunderland in the dock after Adam Johnson found guilty
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In Brief

Sunderland in the dock after Adam Johnson found guilty

Player was sacked after admitting charges involving a 15-year-old girl - but should club have acted sooner?
3 Mar 2016
FA Cup third round: a fine romance or outdated tradition?
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In Review

FA Cup third round: a fine romance or outdated tradition?

Fixtures offer a break from the domination of the Premier League and a chance to celebrate football
7 Jan 2016
Pantilimon saves Sunderland as tired Arsenal fire blanks
Costel Pantilimon and Dick Advocaat
In Review

Pantilimon saves Sunderland as tired Arsenal fire blanks

Jack Wilshere returns for the Gunners, but Wenger must keep side fresh for FA Cup final
21 May 2015
Man releases pet rat to avoid paying restaurant bill – video
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In Depth

Man releases pet rat to avoid paying restaurant bill – video

Restaurant owner brands man 'scum' for trying to get out of paying £7.25 for a Valentine's meal for one
24 Mar 2015
Touchline bust-up as managers erupt
Hull manager Steve Bruce argues during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Sunderland
In Review

Touchline bust-up as managers erupt

Sunderland's draw with Hull was more eventful off the field than on it, with the two managers squaring up to each other
4 Mar 2015
The intelligent punter's Guide to the 2015 FA Cup
Aaron Ramsey Arsenal FA Cup
In Review

The intelligent punter's Guide to the 2015 FA Cup

As 32 clubs reach the fourth round, who's worth a punt to go all the way to the final on 30 May?
23 Jan 2015
Austin, Coutinho, Debuchy and Silva star in team of the week
Charlie Austin of Queens Park Rangers
In Depth

Austin, Coutinho, Debuchy and Silva star in team of the week

This weekend's selection managed 11 goals between them and only conceded eight
22 Dec 2014
Liverpool and Arsenal play off for title of 'crisis club'
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool FC
In Review

Liverpool and Arsenal play off for title of 'crisis club'

Premier League preview: Man City aim to dislodge Chelsea at the top as Gunners visit Anfield
19 Dec 2014
Chelsea bid to set unbeaten record as City up the pressure
Diego Costa of Chelsea
In Review

Chelsea bid to set unbeaten record as City up the pressure

Premier League preview: Blues on verge of new club record as they prepare to face Newcastle
5 Dec 2014
Rooney, Sterling, Cazorla and Toure star in team of the week
Newly-appointed Man United captain Wayne Rooney
In Depth

Rooney, Sterling, Cazorla and Toure star in team of the week

Man Utd, Man City, Liverpool and Sunderland provide eight of this week's selection
1 Dec 2014
Arsenal revolt: 'Wenger out' banner appears in stands
Banner appeared during the match between West Brom and Arsenal
In Depth

Arsenal revolt: 'Wenger out' banner appears in stands

Arsenal end winless streak with victory over West Brom, but fans make their feelings known
1 Dec 2014
Can Arsenal and Man City find European form in the league?
Sergio Aguero scores for Man City
In Review

Can Arsenal and Man City find European form in the league?

Premier League preview: second play third, fifth face sixth and ninth take on tenth this weekend
28 Nov 2014
PREMIER LEAGUE: Sunderland players want to compensate fans
Vito Mannone of Sunderland
In Brief

PREMIER LEAGUE: Sunderland players want to compensate fans

Goalkeeper Vito Mannone says the team should stump up for fans after south-coast horror show
20 Oct 2014
Arsenal Khedira boost thanks to Guilavogui loan move
Sami Khedira celebrates Germany's World Cup triumph
In Brief

Arsenal Khedira boost thanks to Guilavogui loan move

Midfield merry-go-round could push German World Cup winner towards the Emirates
6 Aug 2014
Liverpool reignite £19m Bony chase and close in on Moreno
Liverpool transfer target Wilfried Bony
In Brief

Liverpool reignite £19m Bony chase and close in on Moreno

Swansea may be prepared to sell Ivorian striker because transfer rumours have 'unsettled' the player
5 Aug 2014
Spurs sack Sherwood as chaos continues – who's up next?
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In Depth

Spurs sack Sherwood as chaos continues – who's up next?

It's the end of the season and the knives are out as the managerial merry-go-round warms up
13 May 2014
Mourinho hits out at referee as title hopes dashed
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In Review

Mourinho hits out at referee as title hopes dashed

Chelsea manager congratulates referee after penalty decision helps Sunderland to victory
20 Apr 2014