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Billy Knott - success on loan for Woking has been followed up by his Premier League debut
BILLY Knott was always destined to be a top-flight footballer and has the ability to succeed at the highest level, according to the man who coached him as a five-year-old on Canvey Island.
Sun May 19, 2013
Spurs 1-0 Sunderland - report from the Lane...
Do you want more from Spurs? Register for the Weekly Spurs e-newsletter and be kept up-to-date with everything from White Hart Lane Gareth Bale struck yet another magnificent winning goal at the Lane this afternoon as we concluded our Premier League season with a 1-0 win over Sunderland - but events elsewhere meant it wasn't enough to secure a top ... (more)
Tue May 14, 2013
N'Diaye wants Sunderland No 1 to stay on Wearside
PAOLO DI CANIO has plans for a summer of change at the Stadium of Light, but one of Sunderland's newest recruits hopes Simon Mignolet does not form part of the club's close-season transfer business.
Mon May 13, 2013
This Is Staffordshire
Glenn Whelan is one of three Stoke players in the Republic of Ireland squad.
"We have recently produced two strong performances and the players have proven they are working very well together," said the manager.
Sun May 12, 2013
Sunderland & Saints move away from drop with draw
Jason Puncheon came off the bench to grab a point for Southampton and all but secure their safety, just as it looked as though Sunderland had saved themselves in their Barclays Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light.
Sat May 11, 2013
Sunderland boss Paolo Di Canio knows James McClean's best side
Paolo Di Canio insists James McClean's switch to the right flank against Stoke City was only a short-term fix, rather than a sign of things to come Paolo Di Canio insists James McClean 's switch to the right flank against Stoke City was only a short-term fix, rather than a sign of things to come.
Mon May 06, 2013
McClean and Colback in for Sunderland
PAOLO DI CANIO has recalled James McClean and Jack Colback in the hope of leading Sunderland to a crucial three points in the relegation fight against Stoke City.
Di Canio claims Graham was not match-ready when he replaced O'Neill
PAOLO Di Canio has admitted Danny Graham lacked physical fitness and mental confidence when he first took over at the Stadium of Light.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Aston Villa 6 Sunderland 1
It wasn't quite a collapse of Newcastle United proportions, but it was exceptionally close, and Sunderland's heaviest defeat of the season means they can no longer take their Premier League status for granted despite their previous improvement under Paolo Di Canio.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
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.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
James McClean ignores Sunderland ban to return to Twitter
James McClean has risked the wrath of new Sunderland boss Paolo Di Canio by reopening his Twitter account - two months after being banned by the club.