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# sunderland - Sunday 9 April, 2017

As it happened: Sunderland v Man United, Premier League

Sunderland hosted Man United, with both sides badly in need of a win.

# sunderland - Thursday 6 April, 2017

'I lost my love for the game' – Van Aanholt takes aim at Moyes

The manager is enduring a torrid time at Sunderland, and the Dutch defender has joined in with the criticism of the 53-year-old.

# sunderland - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Leicester worsen Moyes' bad week while Jeff Hendrick assists Burnley's winner

There were wins for Leicester City, Burnley and Watford.

Sunderland slam Moyes's slap threat to female reporter as 'wholly unacceptable'

However, the club insist the manager’s job is not at risk.

# sunderland - Monday 3 April, 2017

David Moyes apologises after telling reporter she 'still might get a slap even though you’re a woman'

The Sunderland boss was unhappy with Vicki Sparks’ line of questioning.

# sunderland - Friday 31 March, 2017

Heroic Sunderland winger Duncan Watmore saves three pensioners' lives

The 23-year-old was involved in a boat crash, and saved three passengers from drowning.

# sunderland - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Aguero and Sane strike to keep Man City's slim title hopes alive

Pep Guardiola’s side handed rock-bottom Sunderland a 2-0 defeat at the Stadium of Light.

# sunderland - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Fan arrested for confronting Irish defender Delaney as Palace concede 4 first half goals

Sunderland handed the Eagles and former manager Sam Allardyce a heavy defeat at Selhurst Park.

# sunderland - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Sunderland fans leave before half-time, Joey Barton snatches the points for Burnley

A round-up of today’s Premier League action.

# sunderland - Monday 2 January, 2017

Frustrated Klopp questions refereeing decision after Sunderland draw

The Reds have faced a daunting series of games over the festive period, but their boss was also vexed by the decision to give two spot-kicks in the draw.

Defoe bags two penalties to force a draw against Liverpool

Sunderland picked up a valuable point against Liverpool thanks to two Jermain Defoe penalties.

As It Happened: Sunderland v Liverpool, Premier League

Could Liverpool move to within three points of leaders Chelsea? We followed the action from the Stadium of Light as the Reds visited Sunderland.

# sunderland - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Shane Long ends drought but not enough for Saints, while Swansea's struggles continue without Bradley

Meanwhile, Leicester City and Burnley ended 2016 on a high.

# sunderland - Monday 26 December, 2016

Moment of Mkhitaryan magic seals unhappy return to Old Trafford for Moyes

Daley Blind, Zlatan Ibrahimovic also found the back of the net in Manchester United’s win over Sunderland.

As it happened: Manchester United v Sunderland, Premier League

We were also keeping an eye on all the other 3pm kick-offs this St Stephen’s Day.

'I think a manager who is not sacked is not a manager, or at least not a good manager'

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho feels David Moyes was bound to struggle at Old Trafford due to the difficult circumstances.

# sunderland - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Moyes claims Man United's 'great traditions' have gone as he prepares for Old Trafford return

The former Manchester United manager also says the club wanted to sign Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Toni Kroos when he was in charge.

# sunderland - Saturday 17 December, 2016

'I didn't see us having no money' - Moyes regrets taking Sunderland job

Moyes will not be able to strengthen Sunderland in the January transfer window, much to his frustration.

# sunderland - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

# sunderland - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Sunderland pile more misery on champions as Walters nets his first Stoke goal of the season

James McClean was also involved in a mass brawl during West Brom’s win over Watford.

# sunderland - Saturday 26 November, 2016

As it happened: Liverpool v Sunderland, Premier League

Liverpool took on Sunderland, as the Reds looked to build on their impressive early-season form.

# sunderland - Friday 25 November, 2016

Stephanie Roche on her horrific recent illness and finding her place at Sunderland

While life on the pitch has settled for Stephanie Roche, she’s had some ill-health to overcome off it.

# sunderland - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Sunderland honoured an Irish legend at the Stadium of Light today

It was Charlie Hurley Day.

# sunderland - Friday 18 November, 2016

Mike Phelan not looking for revenge as he locks horns with David Moyes

Phelan was sacked by Moyes at Manchester United.

# sunderland - Monday 31 October, 2016

Opinion: Sunderland should look at their rivals Newcastle to see the benefit of being relegated

The Mackems once again face a season of struggle.

# sunderland - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Injury worry for Ireland as O'Shea hobbles off in heavy Sunderland defeat

The Waterford native appeared to pick up a hamstring issue in the first half of the 4-1 loss to Arsenal.

# sunderland - Saturday 1 October, 2016

Relief for Moyes as Sunderland salvage late point against West Brom

Patrick Van Aanholt rescued a draw for the Black Cats.

# sunderland - Friday 30 September, 2016

Managers given bad name by Allardyce scandal, says David Moyes

‘He’ll always be a friend,’ said the Sunderland boss though.

# sunderland - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Sunderland defender was a late withdrawal from Tottenham clash due to results of cardiology test

The FA told David Moyes of Patrick van Aanholt’s test results just 30 minutes before kick-off.

# sunderland - Monday 12 September, 2016

What goal drought? Lukaku's quick-fire hat-trick sees Everton cruise to win

The Belgian scored his three goals in a devastating 11-minute spell.

# sunderland - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Stuani strikes twice for Boro as O'Shea joins Moyes' injury list

Alvaro Negredo impressed again for Aitor Karanka’s side.

# sunderland - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Storylines galore on Pep's debut as Joe Hart is dropped and ex-United player nets dramatic OG

Sunderland’s new signing Paddy McNair had a moment to forget after Jermain Defoe had equalised for David Moyes’ men.

# sunderland - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Moyes' Sunderland seal double swoop for Man United pair

Paddy McNair and Donald Love have left the Red Devils in a deal worth €6.3 million, the Black Cats have confirmed.

The Premier League relegation scrap: Boro the best of the newbies, can Moyes save Sunderland?

We run through the candidates for the drop as the battle to stay among the money-spinning elite gets tougher than ever.

# sunderland - Saturday 23 July, 2016

# sunderland - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Defoe backs Allardyce for joint Sunderland-England role

The 33-year-old striker believes his club boss’ tactics would be effective on the international stage.

# sunderland - Saturday 9 July, 2016

'I was 29, I was supposedly going to be in my prime and all of a sudden my career was being taken away'

Former Ireland international Stephen Elliott discusses his career as he faces a new challenge with League of Ireland side Shelbourne.

# sunderland - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

# sunderland - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

The Premier League fixtures are out and everyone will play everyone else twice

Arsenal v Liverpool is the highlight of the opening weekend.

# sunderland - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Sunderland triumph relegates Newcastle and Norwich

Burton Albion and Rotherham United await the Toon Army.