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]

Player Ratings: Arsenal Stutter, Sunderland Finally Out of the Bottom Three - who gets the Plaudits?

There may be a part of you ruing the lack of a winner, but let's not underestimate the maginitude of the point earned by Sunderland at the Stadium of Light today. In arguably our toughest fixture remaining, we haul ourselves out of the bottom three with an excellent performance. [More]