The Northern Echo
Poyet not in the mood for festive celebrations
AS squads across the country enjoy their Christmas parties, Sunderland manager Gus Poyet is in no mood to celebrate with his side lying five points adrift at the bottom of the Premier League.
Tuesday Dec 10
Wickham Future Not Decided Yet Despite Reports
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet has said that there is no truth in the reports that Connor Wickham will definitely be leaving the club when his loan spell ends.
This Is Lancashire
Burnley boss Dyche wants to add to squad in January
The Clarets were down to the bare bones after losing Dean Marney and Danny Ings to injury for the midweek draw with Watford, and defender Michael Duff to a one-match suspension.
Sunderland's Connor Wickham eyed for transfer to give boss Gus Poyet money for new faces
Championship clubs are lining up for the England Under-21 striker after he scored four in five on-loan in the second tier Gus Poyet will be given the chance to cash in on Connor Wickham in January as Championship clubs scramble for the Sunderland striker's signature.
Sheffield 2 Wednesday Leicester 1: Connor Wickham double hands managerless Owls survival boost
C onnor Wickham struck twice as Sheffield Wednesday responded to the sacking of Dave Jones in style by claiming the scalp of Sky Bet Championship leaders Leicester.
On the road: Dave Jones finds Sheffield Wednesday have cleared his locker after Blackpool defeat
Life is not a pleasure beach for Sheffield Wednesday, and Blackpool in winter will rarely have appeared more desolate for their fans, manager and players.
Trio still in Southgate's thoughts
The 21-year-old midfielder played a part in all three of the Young Lions' matches during a miserable European Championship in Israel.
Dyche targets at least one new Clarets signing
Burnley-born Jay Rodriguez trains alongside Jack Wilshere and Andros Townsend as he prepares for a likely debut with Chile on Friday night BURNLEY boss Sean Dyche is out to arm himself with at least one loan signing before the hectic run-in to Christmas.