Player Ratings: Sunderland Undo a Decent Hour with Ten Minute Capitulation - Who Played Best?

The ten minute capitulation of Sunderland midway through the second half, courtesy of a rampant Romelu Lukaku, was tough to watch. It undone what had otherwise been a decent hour of football from Sunderland. In the end, it is another defeat and yet another sluggish start to a Premier League campaign. [More]

Player Ratings: Will Mistake Cost Youngster Man of the Match?

Sunderland's season is up and running at last after picking up their first point away to Southampton today. A late Jermain Defoe penalty had set David Moyes' side on the way to a rare August win, but for the second year running Sunderland failed to see the game out at St Mary's, with Jay Rodriguez benefiting from a cruel mistake from the excellent Jordan Pickford in the Sunderland goal. Now it's your turn to rate the players using our toy below. [More]

Player Ratings: One Last Time As Season Ends with a Draw

With their Premier League status confirmed midweek, this afternoon's season finale at Vicarage Road was to be nothing more than a 90 minute party for the travelling faithful. Despite Allardyce making nine changes to the team that ran out 3-0 winners over Everton on Wednesday, Sunderland twice took the lead, although questionable decisions from referee Kevin Friend ultimately saw the points shared. So now, for one last time this season, it's time for you to rate the players, including the three youngsters making their Sunderland debut's. [More]

Player Ratings: Sweet, Sweet Safety Confirmed After Sunderland 3-0 Everton

It wasn't a dream. Sam Allardyce really has led Sunderland to Premier League survival, at the expense of them up the road. In the cauldron of noise that was the Stadium of Light last night Sunderland blew away Everton to comfortably win 3-0, with the game, and the relegation battle, over as soon as Patrick van Aanholt's free kick wrong footed Joel Robles. Now, for all those too hungover to make it to work this morning, it's time to rate the players from the performance of the season. I think this might be a close one! [More]