Sunderland silenced the doubters with an impressive win over Rochdale on Saturday. What are the main talking points from a performance which many who wear red and white needed to see?
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An early start to the day for what would sure to be a tough test at the Pirelli Stadium.
Seven excruciating days have passed since the lads were held to a disappointing draw by Fleetwood Town. Thank God it's nearly time for another 3pm kick off.
If we are to shake off this habit of conceding first, we're really going to have to learn how to relieve the early pressure that teams will continue to throw at us.
Sunderland put in an underwhelming display against Fleetwood Town on Saturday afternoon.
Aye, it was annoying not to come away with three points. Another slow start from the Lads against Fleetwood. Here's some player ratings...
Sunderland welcomed back a number of players from injury in the Checkatrade Trophy against Stoke U21’s and all will surely be in contention to make Jack Ross’s squad.
Sunderland welcome Oxford United to the Stadium of Light later today with kick off at 3pm.
Sunderland made yet another long away trip this season, this time it was to South London and Kingsmeadow, home of Chelsea Ladies and, of course, AFC Wimbledon. Bryan Oviedo was back from a knock but only made the bench, as did Dylan McGeouch.