Who Deserves to Start at Wembley?

The Premier League has felt like a sideshow, and in recent weeks an inconvenient one, since Vito Mannone’s save sent SAFC into the Capital One Cup final. The players have had four League games with a FA Cup tie sandwiched in between to stake their claim for a spot in Gus Poyet's starting eleven – so who deserves it? I’m sure most of you won’t agree with me but this is the team I’d like to see walk out at Wembley. [More]

Match Analysis & Report: Arsenal 4-1 SAFC

With just eight days to go until the biggest Sunderland match for many years, all fans were expecting a half decent performance against Arsenal in the run-up. Unfortunately, a highly lacklustre start from Gus Poyet's side meant the anticipation of Wembley would have to suffice in terms of excitement. [More]

Arsenal Vs Sunderland: Win, Lose or Draw?

So the Manchester City postponement means scores are as they were. There is maybe a little more optimism than you would think given the fixture, though most of us are still plumping for a SAFC defeat. Join in if you fancy – 1 point for the correct result, three for the correct score! [More]

Gunner be Winners - Five Former Arsenal & SAFC Players with Silverware...Sort of!

With the Capital One cup final drawing ever closer, as well as our Premier League game tomorrow, we thought we would bring the best of both worlds with the winners of League Cups or related (you’ll see why) that have played for both Sunderland and Arsenal. Just to add that bit of excitement for you before Wembley way is full of fans, punters and of course, cheesy chips! [More]

SAFC Loan Eleven - the Strikers

Ever wondered what a team made up entirely of Sunderland’s best loan signings would look like? In the final instalment, we’ll look at which strikers have impressed at SAFC after being temporarily brought to Wearside. [More]