Sunderland Stats: Heated Fixture & Losing Streaks

Sunderland come into the game on the back of a 2-0 defeat at Old Trafford and without a win in the last 5 games - having not scored a goal in the last four. Opponents Hull have found a bit of form recently winning 2 of their last 3 games and will be hoping for another win against the side they have beaten in the last four meetings. [More]

Sunderland Stats: Vergini Breaks Record and Familiar Foes

Sunderland head into this huge game on the back of two horrendous performances against travel sick QPR and League One Bradford City. Opponents West Bromwich Albion have enjoyed a good run of form recently coinciding with the arrival of new manager Tony Pulis and record signing Brown Ideye finally proving his worth. Sunderland’s recent record against West Brom has been poor, winning just one of the last 10 meetings between the two clubs. [More]

Sunderland Stats: Impressive Valley Parade and 5th Round Run to Continue?

Sunderland come into this FA Cup 5th Round Tie on the back of a shocking 2-0 defeat at home against travel sick Queens Park Rangers. Opponents Bradford beat MK Dons on Monday and have made a name for themselves in the cup competitions these past couple of years - The Giant Killers. Sunderland's recent record at Valley Parade is quite incredible with Sunderland scoring for fun in their last 5 visits. [More]

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]