Sunderland Stats: Impressive Slain by Swans & QPR Preview

Sunderland come in to this game unbeaten in four after Saturday’s 1-1 draw against Swansea City. Opponents Queens Park Rangers lost their most recent game 1-0 against Southampton. QPR’s away record has been awful this season – losing every away game in the Premier League and losing away to Burton Albion in the League Cup. [More]

Sunderland Stats: Ageless O'Shea & Perfect Penalties

Sunderland come into the game after winning two games in a row for the first time since April/May 2014 when we won four consecutive games during the Greatest Escape. Opponents Swansea won their last game away at Southampton after going 5 games without a win. Captain John O’Shea looks set to play again and continue his run towards a 30 year old club record. [More]

Sunderland Stats: How Do SAFC Fair In Shootouts & Replays?

Sunderland head into this FA Cup 4th Round Replay on the back of a home win against Burnley, with new signing Jermain Defoe scoring his first goal for the club. Fulham travelled to Blackburn at the weekend and ended up losing 2-1. If the game ends up as a draw, penalties will be needed to separate the two teams. Sunderland have a good record in penalty shootouts since the first one back in 1979 against Newcastle United. [More]

Sunderland Stats: Sublime Seb & 4th Round Ties

Sunderland head into this FA Cup 4th Round game on the back of a spirited 2-1 defeat at Tottenham. Opponents Fulham have improved recently after starting the season horrifically after relegation from the Premier League last season. This will be the first meeting between the two sides in the FA Cup since 1969. [More]

Sunderland Stats: Pochettino's Woes & Goalscoring Debutants

Sunderland come into this game against Tottenham on the back of a disappointing 1-0 defeat at home to Liverpool. Opponents Spurs beat Burnley midweek in the FA Cup, coming from 2-0 down to win 4-2. Spurs are currently a great run of form having lost just once in their last 10 domestic games – a 2-1 defeat against Pardew’s Palace which is their most recent league game. [More]

Sunderland Stats: Late Shows, Lack of Discipline & Liverpool Strikers

Sunderland come into the game on the back of a home win against Leeds United in the FA Cup. Liverpool’s season has started poorly, but they have turned it around recently with just 1 defeat in their last 12 games in all competitions. Recently, Liverpool’s goals against Sunderland have mainly came from two players. [More]