7 hrs ago
Premier league round-up: Laurent Koscielny strike sees Arsenal grab final Champions League spot
Laurent Koscielny's second half strike for Arsenal against Newcastle has given the Gunners Champions League football next season, despite Tottenham beating Sunderland 1-0 at White Hart Lane.
11 hrs ago
Tottenham 1 Sunderland 0: Gareth Bale hits screamer but Spurs win in vain
Football: Tottenham's hopes of finishing fourth were left in tatters despite a brilliant late goal from Gareth Bale which saw off an under-strength Sunderland.
Fri May 10, 2013
Sunderland - Southampton Preview: Graham looks to end goal drought...
Sunderland will be without Steven Fletcher and Lee Cattermole who have been ruled out for the remainder of the season.
Tue May 07, 2013
Paolo Di Canio down to just 12 fit outfield players as Sunderland fight for Premier League survival
Sunderland will be down to just 12 fit and available outfield players for their final game of the season at Tottenham Hotspur.
Thu May 02, 2013
Premier League - Match facts: Sunderland a
Sunderland have won three and lost none of their four previous Barclays Premier League home meetings with Stoke, keeping four clean sheets in the process.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Final score: Aston Villa 6 Sunderland 1
Aston Villa's Ron Vlaar opened the home side's account in the 31 minute - only for Danny Rose to reply within a minute for Sunderland.
Sunderland midfielder David Vaughan has a big point to prove
David Vaughan jinks past Jack Collison during the Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at the Stadium of Light They know a third successive victory would see them reach the 40- point mark, putting them on the brink of guaranteeing their top- flight status.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Let's talk about Sess - the most important change
THERE has been much for Sunderland fans to love about recent weeks on Wearside. Where, a month ago, they found themselves following their team with a heavy heart, willing the season to come to a swift end, now the flame of hope is once again lit in the red and white half of the north-east. Of course, the main protagonist in this has been an Italian ... (more)
Vaughan targets Villa victory
Sunderland midfielder David Vaughan is confident victory over Aston Villa on Monday night will secure another season of Premier League football for the Black Cats.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
David Vaughan: 'One more win and Sunderland will be safe'
The Black Cats go into Monday's game against struggling Aston Villa having notched back-to-back wins against Newcastle United and Everton , opening up a six-point gap between themselves and the drop zone and putting them three points ahead of fourth-bottom Villa.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
This is Derbyshire
Vaughan not on Rams' wanted list despite reports
SUNDERLAND midfielder David Vaughan is not on Derby County's wanted list despite a report linking him with the Rams.
Paolo Di Canio's political beliefs don't seem to matter to Sunderland fans anymore: Colin Young
He'd just seen his team's faint Champions League hopes go up in smoke and was about to leave Wearside with the prospect of four games to fight for the dubious right to be England's representative in next season's Europa League.