Access exclusive podcasts, interviews and analysis with a monthly or annual membership

Become A Member
Dublin: 13°C Wednesday 23 September 2020

#Ellis Short

# ellis-short - Monday 22 May, 2017

24 points later: David Moyes resigns as manager of relegated Sunderland

Moyes leaves the Stadium of Light without compensation.

# ellis-short - Saturday 23 July, 2016

# ellis-short - 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.

# ellis-short - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Sunderland confirm Poyet as new manager

The Uruguayan joins the Black Cats on a two-year deal.

# ellis-short - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Di Canio denies training row led to Sunderland axe

The fiery Italian was sacked as manager after barely six months in charge.

# ellis-short - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Paolo Di Canio named as new Sunderland manager

The 44-year-old Italian will take charge of the Black Cats from Monday.

# ellis-short - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Pint in Quinn's? Sunderland rename stadium bar to honour Big Niall

Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name…

# ellis-short - Monday 20 February, 2012

Time to say goodbye: Niall Quinn parts ways with Sunderland

“One thing is for sure though, I’ll still have that knot in my stomach before kick-off and the feeling of pure elation at [the] final whistle.”

# ellis-short - Friday 2 December, 2011

O'Neill ready for Black Cats hotseat - reports

Martin O’Neill has agreed to take over as Sunderland manager, according to reports this morning.

# ellis-short - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Keane set to take charge at Leicester - report

Martin O’Neill is believed to have recommended the ex-Ipswich boss for the position.

# ellis-short - Monday 3 October, 2011

Quinn steps down as Sunderland chairman

The ex-Ireland player will undertake a new ambassadorial role for the club.