Tuesday Dec 3
Sunderland skipper John O'Shea to hand Gus Poyet a boost by...
Poyet's side have won their last two matches at the Stadium of Light and will look to trouble Jose Mourinho's title contenders Defender John O'Shea has handed Sunderland boss Gus Poyet a major boost by training ahead of Wednesday night's Premier League clash with Chelsea.
Aston Villa - Sunderland Preview: Black Cats seek revenge for 6-1 hammering
Sunderland will be out for revenge when they travel to Aston Villa on Saturday, having lost the corresponding fixture last season 6-1.
Uncompromising Lambert has saved Villa
Paul Lambert's message may have been aimed at his two men in reserve, Libor Kozak and Nicklas Helenius, heading into his side's game against Cardiff on Saturday, but it speaks to all who have, might, or hope to wear the claret and blue of Aston Villa this season, and sums up a manager's attitude who doesn't think any player takes priority over ... (more)
Begovic scores stunner as Stoke, Southampton draw
Asmir Begovic became the fifth goalkeeper to score in the Barclays Premier League with a remarkable long-range goal, but it was not enough to give Stoke victory in the 1-1 draw at home to Southampton.