Update: Kirchhoff Speaks, Atkinson in for Derby, Potential New CEO & Player Exit

It is the week before derby day so we can expect plenty of players and people to have their say on the biggest game of the season as far as the relegation battle is concerned. All eyes are on the King Power Stadium tonight, but other things have popped up in the media today and here is a round-up of the most relevant and interesting news. [More]

Lee Cattermole Wins Award

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. [More]