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Jermaine Defoe Opens Up On His Close Friendship With The Late Bradley Lowery

Bradley Lowery touched the lives of many including millions of football fans before sadly passing away in July earlier this year at just six years of age.  The young die-hard Sunderland supporter fought bravely in the public eye against the terminal childhood cancer neuroblastoma. Bradley appeared as a mascot for his beloved Sunderland in September 2016 and formed an instant bond …

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David Moyes Apologises For Disgraceful Threat To BBC Reporter

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: David Moyes conducts his first press conference as Sunderland manager at The Academy of Light on August 1, 2016 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Ian Horrocks/Sunderland AFC via Getty Images)

David Moyes made a shocking comment in the direction of BBC reporter Vicki Sparks after his side’s scoreless draw with Burnley last month.  BBC Newcastle and Radio Five Live reporter Vicki Sparks got under the Sunderland manager’s skin when enquiring if he thought that the attendance of the club’s chairman, Ellis Short, at the fixture had any link to the …

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All The Goals From Sunderland’s 4th Round Win Over Fulham

Sunderland overcame the test of Fulham at Craven Cottage in the FA Cup last night to book a place in the fifth round against Bradford, having won out after their drawn game against the Londoners at The Stadium of Light on the 24th of January.  Check out all the goals right here.   Hugo Rodallega struck first for Fulham after 28 minutes, from close …

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In-Form Fulham Face Struggling Sunderland

Fulham head to the Stadium of Light today with their tails-up following two wins in a row against both Reading and Nottingham Forrest.  Gus Poyet’s Sunderland on the other hand find themselves in familiar surroundings, just one point above the relegation zone having lost their last three games against difficult opposition in the form of Manchester City, Liverpool and Tottenham. Adam …

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No Panic From Sunderland Midfielder

Lee Cattermole is urging Sunderland to take a leaf out of Newcastle’s book as they look to bounce back from their self-inflicted wounds. The Black Cats head for Crystal Palace on Monday evening having endured a nightmare fortnight, scoring three own goals in an 8-0 defeat at Southampton and then handing Arsenal a 2-0 victory on a plate at the …

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World Transfer Records No.14 – Trevor Ford To Sunderland

Today’s record transfer concerns Trevor Ford’s transfer to Sunderland in 1950. Here Karl Graham looks back at Ford’s career.  Ever since the introduction of professionalism in football by the English FA in 1885, there have been 43 world transfer records. Over the next few months Karl Graham will be bringing us up to date with the history behind every single record. …

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Sunderland Loan Move For Liverpool Defender

Liverpool centre back Sebastian Coates could be on his way to the Stadium of Light for the remainder of the season with the Black Cats reportedly lining up a loan move to improve defensively before the transfer window shuts, according to the Daily Star. Sunderland’s rearguard has been an area pinpointed for improvement by Gus Poyet due to the narrow …

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World Transfer Records No.10 – Bob Kelly to Sunderland

Over the next few months, Karl Graham will be bringing us up to date with the history behind every single world transfer record. This week we look at the transfer of Bob Kelly to Sunderland. No. 10: Bob Kelly to Sunderland Three years after they signed Warney Cresswell from South Shields, Sunderland broke the transfer record once more when they …

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