Saturday saw both the first team and the u23s draw their respective games. The first team put in an average performance to draw with Hull after the u23s had battled to a two all draw against a highly rated Manchester City side, - who boast the finest training facilities in the country. [More]
Sunderland went into the game with only one fit senior striker after Lewis Grabban’s injury against Forest midweek. Adam Matthews retained his place in the starting 11 as did new boys Jonny Williams, Marc Wilson and Callum McManaman whilst Lamine Kone came in for Tyias Browning who ultimately cost the match on Tuesday night. [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]
With the club now having lost 4 of their last 4 games and early season optimism diminished and hovering just a single point above the Championship relegation zone, it begs the question. Just how far can we fall? [More]
Sunderland went into the game without a win at home in nine months, the last one coming in December against Watford. Forest had enjoyed a better start to the season, then again most teams had. [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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