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Readers Ratings: Slight Improvement Under Advocaat, But Defeat Still Hurts

by RGHanson93 Monday, 23 March 2015 12:52 PM

Two days later, and the decision not to award the free kick is still infuriating. With Sunderland on course for their first point of Dick Advocaat’s reign for 88 minutes, here’s how you all rated the players, with the late winner turning an improved performance into a fruitless one.


Changes Necessary Ahead of Villa Visit

by RGHanson93 Thursday, 12 March 2015 06:07 PM

Cast your minds back to the trip to the KC where, on the hour mark, referee Mike Dean brandished a tenth yellow card of the season to Lee Cattermole. The two game suspension carried with it left many cursing another Cattermole absence, after only recently returning from injury. The upside is, however, that the former skipper will return for the crucial derby against Newcastle at the start of April.


Are You Titan Bet's Ultimate Football Fan?

by GMac88 Friday, 27 February 2015 01:10 PM

If you are the ultimate Sunderland fan then listen up because Titan Bet has the perfect offer for you. The ‘Ultimate Fan’ competition is open to anyone who wants to show their love of the Black Cats and thinks they are the team’s most dedicated supporter. Show that you are the ultimate fan and you could unlock Titan Bet’s treasure trove of prizes.


Sunderland Fans Invited to Support Justice For Jeff Astle Campaign

by GMac88 Thursday, 19 February 2015 12:49 PM

On the ninth minute this Saturday, Sunderland fans are invited to join the West Brom supporters in a minute's applause as the Baggies unveil a large banner reading 'Justice for Jeff'. The family contacted us to help spread the word and here is their message.


Connor Wickham and the Myth of Fabio Borini

by RGHanson93 Thursday, 08 January 2015 06:15 PM

Undeniably, Sunderland’s biggest problem this season has been in front of goal, with the club the third lowest in terms of goals scored across England. Predictably, this has led to speculation over whose fault it is and how best to fix it, quickly.


Merry Christmas from WAW

by GMac88 Tuesday, 23 December 2014 07:45 PM

It's been a pretty decent build up to Christmas hasn't it?


Lee Cattermole Wins Award

by GMac88 Saturday, 20 December 2014 12:08 AM

Recognition outside the Stadium of Light has been a long time coming for Lee Cattermole, a player who has come of age under Gus Poyet. Yesterday he grabbed the 2014 North East Football Writer's Player of the Year award.


Player Ratings: Thoughts on Predictable Stalemate

by joclende Saturday, 13 December 2014 10:08 PM

What's that you say? Sunderland drew? Well that was completely unexpected and against form. Here is our player ratings.


Update: Strikers High On the Agenda, Midfielders Linked & International Duty Goes Badly

by GMac88 Wednesday, 19 November 2014 01:05 PM

Thankfully the international break is over so we can start talking about important football things again. The away game against Leicester is on the horizon, but first, we thought we would round up all the interesting news from the last few days.


Bendtner Bonkers, Captain On Contract & Slaying Champs, PvA On Progression - More Quotes

by GMac88 Friday, 17 October 2014 06:23 PM

More things have been said all week. We've scoured through and picked out a selection for you to loo