Forget About Kone: Opening Day SAFC Classics Featuring Liverpool & Arsenal

by Michael_Peters Thursday, 11 August 2016 07:21 PM

As Sunderland's opening-day clash against Manchester City draws closer, we take a look back at some classic Sunderland curtain-raisers.

Five Reasons to Expect a Thriller from Sunderland vs Chelsea

by Michael_Peters Thursday, 05 May 2016 08:08 PM

In the midst of the relegation battle, Chelsea's visit on Saturday promises to be a memorable one -

How Sunderland Could Have Done a Leicester

by Michael_Peters Thursday, 05 May 2016 05:52 PM

Leicester City are champions of England. Well done to them, although I'm not sure how many people want to see Mr Lineker down to his pants. We look back at a time when Sunderland could have done the same.

Some Nostalgic Highlights from Sunderland at Easter: Lessons from History?

by Brandon_Rawlin Saturday, 26 March 2016 11:52 PM

No Premier League games this Easter-‘International Friendly’-weekend and just a smattering of football league matches has us pondering those long put off DIY jobs or, should we blessed with a dry day, a venture into the garden. If you're hankering for a slice of Sunderland in the mean time we relive some Easter highlights from our colourful history and ponder what lessons we should have learned.

Get a Slice of SAFC History for FREE

by Brandon_Rawlin Friday, 18 March 2016 08:14 PM

As the tension builds ahead of Sunday’s huge game against Newcastle, why not relive some of your favourite derby memories at the newly located SAFC fans museum?

Top Six: Sunderland Derby Goals - New Number One?

by Michael_Peters Friday, 18 March 2016 06:31 PM

Few things in life are more special than a Sunderland goal against the Mags. In honour of six in a row (and counting), we take a look at six Wearside classics.

Vito Mannone One of Just Four to Make it to Fifty

by GMac88 Monday, 14 March 2016 06:51 PM

During the recent game against Southampton, Vito Mannone became the fourth goalkeeper to reach 50 Premier League appearances for Sunderland. In those appearances, he kept 13 clean sheets and conceded 75 goals.

Three Records Smashed at the Stadium of Light

by GMac88 Thursday, 10 March 2016 08:18 PM

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.

Sunderland & England-Born Goalscorers

by GMac88 Thursday, 25 February 2016 06:25 PM

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.

The City Link - Five Former Sunderland & Manchester City Players

by MFBriggs Friday, 12 February 2016 08:45 PM

Ahead of our dress rehearsal (can I call it that?) against Manchester City tomorrow, we take a look at the players that have played for both sides and dwell in the past to see what they did for us as well as where are they now.