Three Records Smashed at the Stadium of Light

During Tuesday night’s 2-2 draw against Crystal Palace, three Stadium of Light milestones were reached. Firstly, Connor Wickham’s first goal was the 400th league goal Sunderland have conceded at the Stadium of Light. Fabio Borini then scored Sunderland’s 600th goal in all competitions in the stadium. The draw was also the 100th league tie since moving from Roker Park in 1997. [More]

Sunderland & England-Born Goalscorers

Often a hot-topic in Premier League football is how English and home-grown players do not feature prominently enough in today's game. Sunderland have netted 36 times in all competitions, that excludes 4 own goals we have benefitted from. Whilst it is not the trend for most clubs, English-born players have netted most of Sunderland's goals this campaign, scoring 25 of the 36 goals we have scored. [More]

Kirchhoff, Kone & Khazri Feature in the Definitive List of Different Nationalities to Represent Sunderland

During the recent defeat against Manchester City, French-born Lamine Kone and Wabhi Khazri made their Sunderland debuts along with Senegalese forward Dame N’Doye. But how many different nationalities have represented Sunderland throughout their long history? [More]