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Why Sunderland fans should send their refund to charity

Sunderland have announced their players will be offering a refund to all travelling supporters who had the misfortune to witness their 8-0 thrashing at Southampton on Saturday. 434 more words


Four unfortgetable days in October - The John O'Shea Story

From the elation of scoring an injury-time equalizer for your country against the World Champions and signing a two-year contract extension with your club to experiencing emptiness of leaking eight goals in eighty minutes, it is fair to say John O’Shea has lived through four unforgettable days. 567 more words

John O'Shea Is A True Leader - Gus Poyet

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Sunderland manager Gus Poyet praised his side’s captain John O’Shea ahead of Saturday’s English Premier League trip to in-form Southampton, and was full of glowing words for the Republic of Ireland hero in midweek, as he scored an injury-time equaliser to earn 1-1 UEFA Euro 2016 Group D Qualifier draw with Germany, and Poyet is pleased with the example set by the 33-year-old who signed a new two-year contract extension on Thursday. 205 more words


John O'Shea Extends Sunderland Stay

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Sunderland skipper John O’Shea has signed a new two-year contract extension at the Stadium of Light.

The 33-year-old has made more than 100 appearances for the Black Cats since arriving at the club in 2011 and the new deal caps an excellent week for the defender, in where he won his 100th international cap for the Republic of Ireland on Tuesday against Germany in a EURO 2016 qualifier, and scored an injury-time equaliser for his national side in that match as well. 50 more words


Steven Fletcher will have to fire again if Sunderland are to get anything from Southampton clash

Having finally notched their long-awaited first win of the season last time out, Gus Poyet’s charges now face a tricky test of their resolve in the shape of Southampton, who have proved the doubters wrong so far this term and currently sit pretty in third place. 485 more words


Is Eamon Dunphy a "Busted flush"?

Well my first post of the new season and even though it’s a bit late this is a great place to start – An away draw for the Boys in Green in Germany (yes IN Germany). 952 more words

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O’Shea Blows Group D Wide Open as Lax Germans Are Dragged Into The Mix

There’s a section in Roy Keane’s new autobiography where he gives his thoughts on facing Millwall in the 2004 FA Cup final. He explains how for the first time in a cup he felt as though they knew they were going to win; it was a case of when rather than if. 1,039 more words