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# sunderland - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Luis Suarez gets 784 points in Fantasy Football after technical glitch

The error was later rectified and the Uruguayan was awarded a meagre but respectable total.

# sunderland - Sunday 30 December, 2012

O'Neill keen on Cahill loan for Sunderland

The Sunderland manager is keen to boost his squad during the January transfer window.

# sunderland - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Simulation row: Villas Boas defends 'persecuted' Bale

The Portuguese manager lamented the loss of his star player for the New Year’s Day clash with Reading.

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Poll: Did Gareth Bale dive again?

The Spurs winger is again embroiled in ‘simulation’ controversy this afternoon.

As it happened: Sunderland v Tottenham, Premier League

The Black Cats host AVB’s side in the early kick-off at the Stadium of Light.

# sunderland - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

As it happened: Premier League 3pms

The league’s top three all played on a busy St Stephens’ Day.

# sunderland - 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.

# sunderland - Saturday 15 December, 2012

As it happened: Premier League 3pms

Manchester United hosted Sunderland while Liverpool were at home to Aston Villa.

Premier League previews: Who will win today's games and why

Will Liverpool continue their fantastic run? Can Newcastle upset City? We provide the (not entirely reliable) answers.

# sunderland - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Alex Ferguson guarantees Vidic's Manchester United comeback

The Serbian centre-half will face Sunderland this weekend, he says.

# sunderland - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Report: Early McClean strike sends Black Cats on their way

Sunderland secured a much-needed win over Reading in tonight’s only Premier League game.

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VIDEO: James McClean scores his first league goal of the season

The Sunderland winger put his side ahead against Reading after just three minutes at the Stadium of Light.

If United fail, we'll be sacked, says Patrice Evra

The French full-back has warned his colleagues that the league is “not finished yet”.

Preview: O'Neill remaining defiant as Black Cats face fellow strugglers Reading

The Sunderland manager says he is “the only man for the job” ahead of tonight’s meeting with the Royals.

# sunderland - Friday 7 December, 2012

Fantasyland: No rest for wicked Manchester clubs

The top two meet this weekend, with Fantasy Football players among those nervously awaiting the outcome.

Meyler could be set for Sunderland return following Cattermole injury

The Ireland international is currently on loan at Hull, after recovering from a long-term injury problem.

# sunderland - Sunday 2 December, 2012

As it happened: Norwich v Sunderland, Premier League

The Canaries hosted Martin O’Neill’s struggling side at Carrow Road.

# sunderland - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Preview: Trip north for the Rs as Redknapp takes the reigns

The struggling London club visit Sunderland’s Stadium of Light this evening.

# sunderland - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Premier League previews: Who will win today’s games and why

Aston Villa or Arsenal? Man United or QPR? Sunderland or high-flying West Brom? So many choices.

# sunderland - 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.

# sunderland - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Ireland v Greece: O’Shea urges young stars to shine

Ciaran Clark and Robbie Brady are among those who can state a claim for an international future against Greece tonight.

# sunderland - Sunday 11 November, 2012

'McClean's poppy decision his own personal choice' - Sunderland

The Ireland winger opted not to wear the commemorative badge at Goodison Park yesterday.

# sunderland - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Premier League previews: Who will win today games and why*

Given last week’s numerous shock results, these predictions may not be 100% reliable.

# sunderland - Thursday 8 November, 2012

QUIZ: How well do you know Martin O'Neill?

The new Ireland manager is unveiled tomorrow so it’s about time you brushed up on him.

# sunderland - Saturday 3 November, 2012

As it happened: Saturday's Premier League 3pm kick-offs Liveblog This post contains videos

As it happened: Saturday's Premier League 3pm kick-offs

We went minute-by-minute in the Premier League, with Tottenham and Chelsea among the clubs in action.

# sunderland - Friday 2 November, 2012

Adam Johnson will improve, says Martin O’Neill

‘I imagine he will get back first of all to the form he has shown over the last couple of seasons, and secondly it won’t be far away.’

# sunderland - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Updated: Ireland’s Wilson suffers broken fibula

The defender will now miss the Irish team’s upcoming friendly against Greece.

# sunderland - Saturday 27 October, 2012

As it happened: Premier League 3pms

We kept an eye out for Trap and goals, but almost came up empty-handed.

# sunderland - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Sunderland to employ McClean's mate to help Ireland winger 'settle down'

Derry City back-up goalkeeper Eugene Ferry will move to the north-east of England in the coming weeks.

# sunderland - Monday 22 October, 2012

O’Neill slams his own fans after Newcastle’s Taylor is targeted

There are also reports that Demba Ba was racially abused by a section of the home support at the Stadium of Light.

# sunderland - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Alan Pardew compares Coloccini with England legend Bobby Moore

Meanwhile, Cheick Tiote is not that sort of player.

As it happened: Sunderland v Newcastle, Premier League

It may not have the glamour of El Clasico or the title implications of the Manchester derby but when Newcastle and Sunderland go head to head there are always fireworks.

# sunderland - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

VIDEO: Violent brawls mar England Under 21s’ win over Serbia Racism This post contains videos

VIDEO: Violent brawls mar England Under 21s’ win over Serbia

Sunderland player Danny Rose was sent off after the final whistle amid a chorus of boos and racist jeers.

# sunderland - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Premier League: Clean sheet the highlight for Mancini

It’s the first time the champions have held their opponents scoreless this season.

As it happened: Manchester City v Sunderland, Premier League

It’s the first Premier League game of the weekend. Get that kettle on and keep track of all the action here… It’s Manchester City v Sunderland

# sunderland - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Is Roy Keane heading for Turkey?

Reports in the Turkish press seem to suggest the former Irish international is on his way to Kasımpaşa.

As they happened: Premier League 3pm kick-offs

Liverpool and Manchester City were among the 12 teams involved in cross-channel Premier League action. Read how all the drama unfolded.

Gameweek six: Premier League previews

Six teams are looking for their first win this weekend while Arsenal and Chelsea meet in the early kick off.

# sunderland - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

O'Neill delighted with Fletcher start

The Scot has grabbed four goals in three games since his summer move from Wolves. Not bad going.

# sunderland - Saturday 22 September, 2012

As it happened: Premier League 3pms

There were six games in the English top tier today.