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#Black Cats

# black-cats - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Man of the match John O'Shea swats away retirement talk with first goal in over four years Sheasy This post contains videos

Man of the match John O'Shea swats away retirement talk with first goal in over four years

The 36-year-old dismissed reports earlier this week that suggested he planned to retire at the end of the season.

# black-cats - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Ireland international Darron Gibson suspended by Sunderland after drink-driving charge

Darron Gibson has been suspended by Sunderland after his charge for drink-driving, with the Championship club launching an investigation.

# black-cats - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Changing times for Kilkenny as county reveals controversial new jersey for 2018

The Black Cats have released a new jersey for the first time in three years.

# black-cats - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Aiden McGeady scores lovely consolation but hapless Sunderland are in big trouble Downward Spiral This post contains videos

Aiden McGeady scores lovely consolation but hapless Sunderland are in big trouble

Another Republic of Ireland international – David McGoldrick – was on the mark as Ipswich thrashed the Black Cats.

# black-cats - Friday 30 June, 2017

O'Shea signs new deal and Borini leaves for Milan as Sunderland begin life under Grayson

The Ireland international has penned a new one-year contract, while Borini heads to AC Milan on loan.

# black-cats - Monday 30 January, 2017

Ireland midfielder Gibson reunited with Moyes after joining Sunderland

The Derry native has signed for the Premier League’s bottom club along with Bryan Oviedo.

# black-cats - Saturday 22 October, 2016

More misery for Moyes as Hammers grab late, late winner against Sunderland

Leicester recorded a comfortable 3-1 win over Crystal Palace courtesy of strikes from Ahmed Musa, Shinji Okazaki and Christian Fuchs, meanwhile.

# black-cats - Saturday 23 July, 2016

# black-cats - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Opinion: John O'Shea is the man to save Sunderland

The Black Cats lie firmly rooted to the foot of the Premier League table.

# black-cats - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Ireland striker Stephanie Roche has found a new club in England's top flight

The 26-year-old has agreed a deal with Sunderland Ladies.

# black-cats - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Curious kitten starts house fire, then alerts owners to the blaze Cat Melodeon

Curious kitten starts house fire, then alerts owners to the blaze

The kitten didn’t start the fire, it was always burning since the world was turning…

# black-cats - Monday 16 March, 2015

Gus Poyet has become the 7th Premier League manager to lose his job this season

Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane are both 20/1 to take over.

# black-cats - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Defoe fails to score on Sunderland debut as another Eriksen late show downs Black Cats

Elsewhere, Leicester remain rooted to the foot of the table.

# black-cats - Monday 20 October, 2014

Mannone eager to reimburse Sunderland fans following 8-0 defeat

“We should do it because we didn’t put a foot in, we didn’t work hard.”

# black-cats - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Shaky-looking Man United pegged back by Rodwell header

Louis Van Gaal’s men are playing with Michael Keane and Tyler Blackett as part of a back three.

As it happened: Sunderland v Manchester United, Premier League

Could Louis Van Gaal help his side to the season’s first win? We went minute-by-minute to find out.

# black-cats - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Sunderland escape with fine after Ji ineligibility revealed

The South Korean played in five games, four in the Premier League, while ineligible at the beginning of this season.

# black-cats - Friday 22 November, 2013

Poyet will quit Sunderland if he doesn't get transfer control

The Uruguayan manager is unhappy at the prospect of having director of football Roberto De Fanti in charge of bringing in players.

# black-cats - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Rejuvenated Sunderland stun Manchester City

Phil Bardsley was the matchwinner with his first Premier League goal of the season in the 21st minute.

# black-cats - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Sunderland's newest fan may not be welcome in Newcastle for a while

If the Pope is infallible, does that mean we should all support the Black Cats?

# black-cats - Monday 7 October, 2013

Sunderland set to name Poyet as their new manager

The former Brighton boss is likely to be unveiled in the next 24 hours according to reports.

# black-cats - Saturday 5 October, 2013

Man United's teen sensation Adnan Januzaj skins Black Cats with cracking volley

“He can be anything he wants to be,” declared Michael Carrick of his Red Devils teammate.

# black-cats - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Paolo di Canio in bizarre exchange of words with angry Sunderland fans

The Black Cats boss chose to mime his frustration from the edge of the 18-yard box.

# black-cats - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

O'Shea backs matured McClean to shine - at Sunderland or elsewhere

The Black Cats captain speaks to us about his Ireland team-mate’s future and drawing comparisons with Paolo Di Canio and Giovanni Trapattoni.

# black-cats - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Paolo Di Canio 'offered to leave' over fascism row

The Italian says he does ‘not support the ideology of fascism’.

# black-cats - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Di Canio honeymoon period continues with win over Toffees

Sunderland are up to 14th while Wigan lost to West Ham and Newcastle drew with West Brom.

# black-cats - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

'I'm not in the House of Parliament' - Di Canio wants to talk about football, not politics

The Italian was unveiled as Sunderland manager this morning.

# black-cats - Friday 21 December, 2012

David Meyler to be recalled early by Sunderland

The Irish midfielder has scored twice in a brief loan spell with Hull City.

# black-cats - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Report: Sunderland get back on track against 10-man Fulham

Carlos Cuellar, Stephane Sessegnon and even Steven Fletcher got on the scoresheet for Martin O’Neill’s men.

# black-cats - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

David Meyler defends James McClean's poppy decision

“James is James. James is his own man and I respect his decision,” said the on-loan Hull midfielder.

# black-cats - Friday 13 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge It's Friday (the 13th)! So here's a slideshow of black cats and kittens from around the world Friday Slideshow This post contains images

# black-cats - Friday 23 March, 2012

James McClean pens new three-year Sunderland contract

The 22-year has earned a long-term deal with the Black Cats after ‘an explosive start to his career’.

# black-cats - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Steve Bruce's replacement: The five candidates (and Keano, inevitably)

As Sunderland search for their new manager, we look at the candidates to take over at the Stadium of Light.

# black-cats - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

End of the road for Steve Bruce at Sunderland

Black Cats owner and chairman Ellis Short says results were ‘not good enough’.