We took the international break as a perfect opportunity to ignore all things Sunderland for a little bit. It's a little tiring being so terrible. However, football returns and that break brings fresh, misdirected optimism for the visit of Queens Park Rangers tomorrow. [More]
It's been a season of struggle so far for Sunderland in the Championship and injuries have played a huge part in the mounting problems on Wearside. Simon Grayson took charge in the summer and was tasked with turning things around, but so far it hasn't gone according to plan for the Yorkshireman. [More]
Sunderland’s exit from the Premier League last season came as no surprise to those who follow the club. After years of flirting with the drop, the arrival of David Moyes instilled a negative atmosphere at the Stadium of Light that turned evermore bitter as the calamitous term unfolded. [More]
There is a concept that football fans console themselves with once the reality of relegation sets in. It normally begins with a phrase such as “would relegation really be that bad?” [More]
Of the five clubs relegated from the top flight over the last two seasons, only Middlesbrough find themselves in the top half of the table after seven games. Even Sunderland are closer to that accolade than Boro are to the summit of England's second tier, perhaps an example of difficult 'bouncing back' is. [More]
Simon Grayson’s short tenure at Sunderland has thus far proven disastrous, and the former Preston North End manager seems to have lost the faith of the supporters already.
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