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  • newSunderland beaten by late winner
    New signing Patrick van Aanholt makes his Sunderland debut as the Black Cats lose 1-0 to CD Nacional in a friendly.
    - 4 hours ago, 31 Jul 14, 7:33am -
  • Sunderland sign defender Van Aanholt
    Sunderland sign Netherlands left-back Patrick van Aanholt on a four-year deal from Chelsea for an undisclosed fee.
    - 6 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 6:58pm -
  • Poyet 'desperate' for new signings
    Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he is desperate for new players and admits hopes of signing Fabio Borini are fading.
    - 7 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 3:47pm -
  • Sunderland's Scocco rejoins Newell's
    Argentine club Newell's Old Boys re-sign striker Ignacio Scocco from Sunderland on a five-year contract.
    - 7 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 3:40pm -
  • Competition to be expected - Mannone
    Vito Mannone expects competition in the goalkeeping department at Sunderland following the arrival of Costel Pantilimon.
    - 7 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 3:04pm -
  • Sunderland await talks with Borini
    Sunderland agree a £14m deal with Liverpool for striker Fabio Borini but must now start negotiations with the player himself.
    - 9 days ago, 22 Jul 14, 10:41pm -

Sky Sports

  • Rovers consider Cuellar move
    Sky Sports understands Blackburn Rovers are considering a move for former Sunderland defender Carlos Cuellar.
    - 2 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:08pm -
  • West Ham to land Jenkinson
    Sky Sports understands West Ham are poised to win the race to sign Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson on loan.
    - 3 days ago, 28 Jul 14, 9:50pm -
  • Prem quartet chasing Jenkinson
    Sky Sports understands four Premier League clubs are battling it out to sign Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson on loan.
    - 5 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 12:11pm -
  • Sunderland land van Aanholt
    Sunderland have completed the signing of Holland international left-back Patrick van Aanholt from Chelsea on a four-year deal.
    - 6 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 7:50pm -
  • Sunderland chase Van Aanholt
    Sunderland are expected to tie up a deal for Chelsea left-back Patrick van Aanholt this weekend.
    - 6 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 10:42am -
  • Poyet: Difficult for Graham
    Gus Poyet has confirmed that it is going to be 'very difficult' for striker Danny Graham to be part of his Sunderland squad this season.
    - 6 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 8:50am -

Telegraph

Guardian

  • Sunderland set to buy Patrick van Aanholt from Chelsea
    Dutch defender has played only nine times for the Blues Player spent last season on loan with VitessePatrick van Aanholt is on the brink of swapping Chelsea for Sunderland. The 23-year-old Holland left-back is expected to complete the transfer by Sat…
    - 6 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 2:23pm -
  • Sunderlands Ignacio Scocco returns to Argentina with Newells Old Boys
    Socco signed for Sunderland in January but failed to settle Newells: Socco will wear the colours close to his heartThe striker Ignacio Scocco is returning to Argentina from Sunderland to sign a deal with his former club Newells Old Boys.The 29-year-o…
    - 7 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 9:58am -
  • MH17: Alan Pardew dedicates season to Newcastle fans who died in Ukraine
    John Alder and Liam Sweeney were flying to watch team Pardew praises Sunderland fans who have raised £22,000Alan Pardew has dedicated the forthcoming season to the two Newcastle fans who died in the Malaysian Airlines tragedy. Continue reading...
    - 10 days ago, 21 Jul 14, 9:19am -
  • Fabio Borinis £14m move from Liverpool to Sunderland in the balance
    Striker playing hard to get over permanent transfer Liverpool keen to sell Italian before signing Loïc RémyFabio Borinis proposed £14m move from Liverpool to Sunderland remained in the balance on Saturday night as the Italian forward played hard t…
    - 12 days ago, 19 Jul 14, 8:52pm -
  • New signing Emre Can a doubt for Liverpools pre-season tour of the US
    Midfielder picked up calf injury in friendly against Preston Signed from Bayer Leverkusen for £10m in MayLiverpool are close to completing the signing of Loïc Rémy from QPR but Emre Can is in danger of missing their pre-season tour to the United S…
    - 12 days ago, 19 Jul 14, 6:42pm -
  • Sunderland agree £14m fee with Liverpool for Fabio Borini
    Italian international to leave Anfield after two years Borini spent last season on loan at the Stadium of LightLiverpool have agreed a £14m fee with Sunderland for the Italian striker Fabio Borini, according to reports.Borini, who joined Liverpool…
    - 13 days ago, 18 Jul 14, 10:42pm -

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    Daily Mail

    Goal.com

    • Van Aanholt out to prove himself at Sunderland after Chelsea exit
      After spending the last two-and-a-half seasons on loan at Vitesse, the 23-year-old is desperate to belatedly show the Premier League what he can do
      - 5 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 6:28pm -
    • USA striker Jozy Altidore out of Portugal clash
      As expected, the Sunderland man will miss Sunday's match against the European nation after suffering a hamstring injury in his country's World Cup opener
      - 42 days ago, 19 Jun 14, 2:55pm -
    • Klinsmann 'full of hope' for Altidore return
      The German coach says medical staff will continue to evaluate the striker's hamstring injury but he refused to speculate on whether he could face Portugal
      - 43 days ago, 18 Jun 14, 9:13am -
    • Sunderland sign Pantilimon
      The Romania international has agreed a four-year deal with the Black Cats and will join the Premier League champions following the expiration of his contract
      - 45 days ago, 16 Jun 14, 8:02pm -
    • Adam Johnson surprised by World Cup exclusion
      The Sunderland winger has 12 caps to his name but feels his form since the turn of the year was much better than when he last appeared for England in August 2012
      - 52 days ago, 9 Jun 14, 10:39am -
    • Premier League revenues reach record high - Deloitte
      Experts predict England's top flight to surpass a combined revenue of £3 billion in 2013/14, while the overall wages-to-revenue ratio increased to a record 71 per cent
      - 56 days ago, 5 Jun 14, 8:16am -

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    Sporting Life

    • Prem quartet chasing Jenkinson
      Four Premier League clubs are reportedly battling it out to sign Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson on loan.
      - 5 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 11:11am -
    • Sunderland land Van Aanholt
      Sunderland have signed Dutch international left-back Patrick van Aanholt from Chelsea on a four-year deal.
      - 6 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 6:50pm -
    • Poyet set to go Dutch
      Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is closing in on Chelsea's Holland international full-back Patrick van Aanholt.
      - 6 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 9:53am -
    • Poyet left frustrated
      Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is desperate for a transfer breakthrough after a recent lack of new arrivals.
      - 7 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 1:55pm -
    • Scocco leaves Black Cats
      Newell's Old Boys have confirmed the signing of Sunderland striker Ignacio Scocco.
      - 8 days ago, 23 Jul 14, 10:14pm -
    • Poyet still chasing targets
      Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is refusing to give up on summer targets Fabio Borini and Marcos Alonso.
      - 8 days ago, 23 Jul 14, 9:54am -

    ESPN Soccernet

    • Stalemate at the Emirates
      The big question on the opening day was could Sunderland, after their less than impressive pre-season, make an impression against a potentially demoralised Arsenal? The North Londoners seem to be making a habit of selling their best players, and hav…
      - , 20 Aug 12, 2:02am -
    • £12M bid to snag Fletcher?
      We have less than 4 weeks to go to attract new firepower to the club in this transfer window, and I do really like the idea of Wolves’ Steven Fletcher joining us, after news of today's improved £12M bid for the Scotsman. He has always done well a…
      - , 7 Aug 12, 6:22pm -
    • A striker, a striker, my kingdom for a striker...
      What is it with Sunderland and strikers these days? And I don’t mean the ones who may hold them up in passport control as they return from the Peace Cup in South Korea.The love-hate relationship with Asamoah Gyan ended a few days ago, with the c…
      - , 24 Jul 12, 1:17pm -
    • It's all gone quiet...
      It’s been a while, and I suppose we are all still recovering in some way from the amazing last day of the Premiership season, despite the start of the Euros coming round in what seemed like no time at all. I am long enough in the tooth to rememb…
      - , 17 Jun 12, 1:02pm -
    • Man. Utd. at the SSOL: a worthy climax
      Tomorrow is a huge day for the Premiership in what has been a very exciting season. To have the title decided on the last day is always something special. It is all just about over in the Blues' favour. Let me first say that I much prefer Man…
      - , 13 May 12, 3:19am -
    • Bolton at the SSOL: we scored...
      Sunderland made the surprise choice of Craig Gordon as keeper, and he put in a creditable performance, and was blameless for the visitors’ two goals. Cattermole returned, and came away with his usual booking. Our line-up was 01 Gordon, 02 Bardsle…
      - , 5 May 12, 1:43am -

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    The Offside

    • Onwards and upwards!
      It was good to see the lads carry on the good work started at Anfield last week, and produce another excellent performance against Manu. The defence looked solid; the midfield ran the visitors ragged, but the only thing missing was that elusive finis…
      - , 25 Sep 11, 10:50pm -
    • Here’s to the daydream believer!
      The final insult on Sunday was the public address system’s rendition of the Monkeys classic Daydream Believer. Aside from the mickey or should that be monkey taking, I think we’re all agreed the performance was a disgrace to the name of the club…
      - , 4 Nov 10, 5:44pm -
    • We Will Conquer All!
      First things first: it was nice to see Mark Halsey back in the middle for Saturday’s encounter. Here’s hoping he’s put his recent health problems firmly behind him. To use boxing terminology: Mark was slightly “ring rusty” on Saturday, with…
      - , 29 Oct 10, 2:35pm -
    • Frustration, Frustration, Frustration
      So Monday was a night of frustration to say the least. The main positive to take from the game is defensively we looked fairly solid, even before the sending off. Bramble and Turner are beginning to look the part as a double-act. Our young goalie had…
      - , 21 Oct 10, 4:05pm -
    • Sack the whistler!
      Although the first few performances this season have been a tad mediocre, (albeit, with some decent points along the way), Saturday’s performance at Anfield was the first signs of the green shoots of recovery. We began to look like a team again –…
      - , 28 Sep 10, 4:17pm -
    • Saved by a last gasp goal again!
      The one thing the lads showed in abundance on Saturday was spirit. I didn’t really agree with Steve Bruce’s assertion that we played well. I think for the second time this season, we’ve snatched something in the dying seconds when we’ve scarc…
      - , 21 Sep 10, 4:45pm -

    Football365

    • Poyet confirms Borini talks
      Sunderland boss Gus Poyet has indicated a move for Fabio Borini could still be on after confirming talks with Liverpool.
      - 1 day ago, 30 Jul 14, 11:12am -
    • Poyet's transfer frustration
      Gus Poyet has revealed his frustration at Sunderland's lack of movement in the transfer window so far this summer.
      - 1 day ago, 30 Jul 14, 7:22am -
    • Friendlies round-up
      QPR, Burnley, Swansea, Stoke and Sunderland continued their preparations for the new Premier League season on Tuesday.
      - 2 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 10:03pm -
    • Pantilimon: Decision was easy
      Costel Pantilimon says joining Sunderland was an easy choice, with no thought given to their struggles last season.
      - 2 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 2:06pm -
    • Rovers consider Cuellar move
      Sky Sports understands Blackburn Rovers are considering a move for former Sunderland defender Carlos Cuellar.
      - 2 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:08pm -
    • West Ham to land Jenkinson
      Sky Sports understands West Ham are poised to win the race to sign Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson on loan.
      - 3 days ago, 28 Jul 14, 8:50pm -

    EatSleepSport

    • newPoyet hopeful on Vergini deal
      Sunderland boss Gus Poyet is hopeful the club can complete the capture of defender Santiago Vergini in the coming days.
      - 44 mins ago, 31 Jul 14, 12:12pm -
    • Sunderland pull plug on Clayton deal
      Striker Max Clayton is unlikely to be offered a Sunderland contract following his recent trial and now hopes to impress Wolves.
      - 24 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 11:33am -
    • Poyet reveals Borini talks
      Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says the club have held talks with Fabio Borini about the Liverpool striker returning to the Black Cats.
      - 1 day ago, 30 Jul 14, 9:48am -
    • Black Cats eye England youngster
      Sunderland are in negotiations with Crewe over Max Clayton who looks certain to leave the Alex before the start of the new season.
      - 2 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 1:25pm -
    • Sunderland striker looks to new faces
      Steven Fletcher is hoping that Gus Poyet will be able to add to the squad before the season starts but is happy with the youngsters.
      - 2 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 11:07am -
    • Black Cats keeper welcomes competition
      Sunderland keeper Vito Mannone says the arrival of Costel Pantilimon this summer has increased the pressure on himself as number one.
      - 3 days ago, 28 Jul 14, 1:05pm -

    ClubCall

    • Banega to Black Cats unlikely
      Sunderland are set to miss out on Valencia midfielder Ever Banega, with Everton and Spurs ahead of them in the race to land him.
      - 41 days ago, 20 Jun 14, 10:31am -
    • Defender agrees Forest move
      Young Sunderland defender Louis Laing has agreed a deal to join Nottingham Forest with his Black Cats contract set to expire.
      - 41 days ago, 20 Jun 14, 9:54am -
    • No wholesale changes planned - Congerton
      Sunderland's sporting director Lee Congerton is hoping to avoid wholesale change once again this summer.
      - 42 days ago, 19 Jun 14, 8:50am -
    • Reds to offer Cats target to Saints
      Liverpool will reportedly offer Sunderland target Fabio Borini to Southampton in part-exchange for Adam Lallana and Dejan Lovren.
      - 42 days ago, 19 Jun 14, 8:45am -
    • Congerton rules out rushed deals
      Sporting director Lee Congerton has insisted Sunderland will not be rushed into signing players for the sake of it this summer.
      - 43 days ago, 18 Jun 14, 1:25pm -
    • Black Cats face Albion opener
      Sunderland start the new Premier League season with a trip to West Brom on the weekend of August 16.
      - 43 days ago, 18 Jun 14, 10:51am -

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    • newThe One's Sunderland Are Not Interested In.
      The One's Sunderland Are Not Interested In.Vitalfootball: Sunderland: 31/07/2014 12:03:00Round up of who Sunderland are not interested in
      - 35 mins ago, 31 Jul 14, 12:03pm -
    • newVergini Move Draws Closer
      Vergini Move Draws CloserVitalfootball: Sunderland: 31/07/2014 11:47:00Santiago Vergini looks like being a Sunderland player once again, this time on a permanent basis.
      - 19 mins ago, 31 Jul 14, 11:47am -
    • newPoyet Hoping Borini Move Is Back On
      Poyet Hoping Borini Move Is Back OnVitalfootball: Sunderland: 31/07/2014 11:33:00Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says that talks with Fabio Borini are indeed back on.
      - 5 mins ago, 31 Jul 14, 11:33am -
    • Borini Poll Result..
      Borini Poll Result..Vitalfootball: Sunderland: 30/07/2014 18:16:00Well we haven't got Fabio Borini yet and we dont even know if we will be doing, but we still had a poll on him and the results are in.
      - 17 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:16pm -
    • Ghanaian International Coming On Loan?
      Ghanaian International Coming On Loan?Vitalfootball: Sunderland: 30/07/2014 17:21:00Ghanaian international winger Christian Atsu, currently at Chelsea, is being linked with a move to the Stadium of Light on loan.
      - 18 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 5:21pm -

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    • Oldham v Liverpool: Betting Tips
      Oldham v Liverpool – FA Cup Round 4 – Sunday 27 January 4pm Live on ITV FA Cup fever has reached Oldham Athletic’s Boundary Park. League One Latics host Premier  Full Article »
      - , 26 Jan 13, 9:38pm -
    • Real Zaragoza v Espanyol: Preview and Tips
      Real Zaragoza v Espanyol Live on Sky Sports 1. Kick off: Saturday 7pm Real Zaragoza have lost six of their nine home matches this season and manager Manuel Jimenez has  Full Article »
      - , 26 Jan 13, 10:20am -
    • Deportivo La Coruna Vs Valencia – Live 21:00 Sky Sports
      20th place Deportivo welcome 7th place Valencia on this Saturday evening, where the home side at sitting on just three wins all season. The visitors have clocked up nine and will aim  Full Article »
      - , 26 Jan 13, 10:01am -
    • Saturday’s Football Tipsters Tips: 26th Jan
      Some games have been wiped out by the snow again so check the fixture list before placing your bet again today. Here’s the top tips from all the best (and  Full Article »
      - , 26 Jan 13, 10:00am -
    • Real Zaragoza Vs Espanyol – Live 19:00 Sky Sports
      13th play 15th in an all mid-table affair on Saturday with Zaragoza picking up just four points from a possible last eighteen, and Espanyol picking up eleven points, only losing to Barcelona in  Full Article »
      - , 26 Jan 13, 9:44am -
    • Juventus v Genoa: Betting Tips
      Juventus v Genoa – Serie A – Saturday 26 January 7:45pm Live on ESPN The fixture at the Juventus Stadium is an important one at both ends of the Serie  Full Article »
      - , 25 Jan 13, 11:54pm -

    Salut! Sunderland (Blog)

    • newPure Poyetry: CD Nacional 1 SAFC 0. Gus happy enough in defeat
      Last season, CD Nacional finished fifth in the Portuguese top flight,qualifying for the Europa League. So the win that looked for a long while like coming would have been an impressive finale to Sunderland’s short trip to the Algarve, Instead, a la…
      - 5 hours ago, 31 Jul 14, 6:05am -
    • Postcard from Portugal: Mika’s joy puts smiles on Mackem faces
      From our Own Correspondent, as the BBC might say. Richy Duggan, Salut! Sunderland’s man on the Algarve continues his diary of an enviable little break following the Lads – and the Boys, it seems – on pre-season duty. Mika’s tweet (see below)…
      - 23 hours ago, 30 Jul 14, 12:53pm -
    • Pure Poyetry: Recreativo de Huelva 0 SAFC 1. Boss hails Mika winner
      Delighted to add another goal to my name! Hopefully many more to come.. So blessed ?????? — Mikael Mandron (@MikaelMandron) July 29, 2014 That was the tweet from Boulogne’s finest, Mikael Mandron. Great to see such desire from the 19-year-old for…
      - 1 day ago, 30 Jul 14, 6:18am -
    • Graeme Anderson: a towering figure of Sunderland AFC journalism
      Pete Sixsmith offers a generous but thoroughly deserved appraisal of Graeme Anderson, who has performed with great style and accomplishment the delicate tightwire act of reporting on SAFC for the local paper without falling off either side (self-dest…
      - 2 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 12:19pm -
    • Postcard from Portugal: Richy’s quick introduction ahead of Sunderland’s opener
      Richy Dugggan, project manager at the Hendon Young People’s Project in Sunderland, is among the lucky supporters out on the Algarve for the warm-up trip. Tonight Sunderland play the first of two games, against Recreativo de Huelva, and Richy will b…
      - 2 days ago, 29 Jul 14, 9:56am -
    • Sixer sees Hearts in right place, misses Portugal and Danny Graham scoring
      We have our spies, or at any rate a spy, in Portugal who promises faithfully to act as Salut! Sunderland‘s foreign correspondent. No spies in Lincolnshire, so far as we know, so we must just trust the reporters got it right and Danny Graham really…
      - 4 days ago, 27 Jul 14, 8:07pm -

    Sunderland Mad

    • Black Cats capture Van Aanholt
      Sunderland have announced the signing of Holland defender Patrick van Aanholt from Chelsea
      - 6 days ago, 25 Jul 14, 9:29pm -
    • Poyet frustrated in player pursuit
      Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is desperate for a transfer breakthrough after growing frustrated with a recent lack of new arrivals
      - 7 days ago, 24 Jul 14, 4:29pm -
    • Scocco leaves Black Cats
      Newell's Old Boys have confirmed the signing of Sunderland striker Ignacio Scocco.
      - 7 days ago, 23 Jul 14, 11:29pm -
    • Poyet resigned to Scocco departure
      Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet has admitted striker Ignacio Scocco's future is likely to lie away from the club
      - 9 days ago, 22 Jul 14, 12:29pm -
    • Velazquez coy about NDiaye
      Real Betis coach Julio Velazquez is remaining coy amid speculation that Sunderland midfielder Alfred N'Diaye could make a permanent move to Spain
      - 15 days ago, 16 Jul 14, 2:29pm -
    • Sunderland hopeful over Altidore
      Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is confident striker Jozy Altidore will be fit for pre-season despite having his World Cup ruined by injury
      - 21 days ago, 10 Jul 14, 1:29pm -