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Sunderland 3-2 Chelsea: my musings from Saturday

I wish I could have been there on Saturday.

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Watching the game on some dodgy stream, some 255 miles away from that hallowed stretch of turf, I couldn’t help but shed a tear of joy – and pride. 362 more words

Sunderland's Fabio Borini claims he is similar to Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller

Sunderland striker Fabio Borini has compared himself to Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller.

With Sam Allardyce moving the Italian out wide from his customary central striker role, he believes he has become a similar figure to the World Cup, Champions League, and Bundesliga winner. 158 more words


The Big Match Preview: Norwich City vs Sunderland

Saturday 16th April – 12:45 – Carrow Road

Sunderland head to Norwich in the Saturday lunchtime kick-off with both clubs scrapping for their top-flight survival. The Canaries moved out of the relegation zone with back-to-back wins over Newcastle and West Brom, but a 1-0 defeat to Crystal Palace last time out leaves them just four points ahead of 18th placed Sunderland. 995 more words

The Premier League

March Goal of the Month

Harry Kane has won your vote to win the March Goal of the Month award for the English striker’s brilliant tight-angled finish in Spurs’ 2-2 draw with North London rivals Arsenal. 101 more words


Sunderland handle derby pressure better than Newcastle - Allardyce

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Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce said his side have proved they handle derby-day pressure better than Newcastle United, ahead of their Tyne-Wear derby with Steve McLaren’s Magpies. 360 more words