Then vs Now: Just how bad is it for Sunderland

Fortunately, an international break can temporarily take your mind off your own club. That is until a certain former manager happens to casually pick up another Premiership job, and in his first press conference appears to absolve himself from any responsibility of the plight that his previous employer finds itself. [More]

Steven Caldwell on "strange" relationship with Roy Keane & Sunderland's managerial vacancy

Recently, I caught up with former Sunderland and Scotland centre half Steven Caldwell. Caldwell signed for Sunderland in 2004 from derby rivals Newcastle United for Mick McCarthy and left three years later under Roy Keane to Burnley. The Scottish centre half signed a pre-contract agreement in the January to join local rivals Sunderland from Newcastle after receiving limited game time there. [More]