Neil Cameron: Why Andy Carroll and Newcastle United shouldn't get back together
The former local hero is a good guy and a great player - but his old club has moved on and he no longer fits the bill for what they need up front This usually means that a footballer has had a particularly good game one day to the extent that the opposition couldn't get near them.
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Sat Jul 19, 2014
Darlington 1883 1 Sunderland 5: Final whistle match report and picture gallery
Steven Fletcher scored twice and new boy Jordi Gomez once, as Sunderland kicked off their pre-season programme with a win over Darlington Steven Fletcher marked his comeback from injury with a brace as Sunderland cruised to victory over Darlington in their first pre-season friendly.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Sunderland AFC preparing move for Cagliari defender Davide Astori
Sunderland have included Cagliari defender Davide Astori on their list of defender targets as they look to bury their Ashley Williams disappointment.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Northern Echo
New kit for Sunderland as ticket news for Algarve confirmed
Kitted out: Sunderland players John O'Shea, Vito Mannone and Steven Fletcher parade the team's home strip for next season SUNDERLAND have revealed their new home kit for next season and confirmed ticket details for the games in Portugal later this month.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Sunderland AFC starting XI - Our writers look at who could line up at West Brom
Newcastle United are trying to land five new signings and have not given up on loan star Loic Remy, who has returned from Brazil to uncertain future We take the strain out of planning a perfect North East day out for our millionaire visitors who arrived on superyacht the Sovereign With the transfer window not getting into full swing we look at how ... (more)
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Sunderland turn to Kurt Zouma after missing out on Ashley Williams
Sunderland's failure to sign Swansea's Ashley Williams means they will redouble their efforts to land Chelsea's Kurt Zouma on loan Sunderland will step up their interest in A 12m Chelsea starlet Kurt Zouma after missing out on Swansea's Ashley Williams .
Fri Jul 04, 2014
James Hunter: Back to the drawing board for Sunderland after missing out on Ashley Williams
Sunderland will have to go back to the drawing board in their search for central defensive reinforcements after missing out on Swansea's Ashley Williams .
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Sunderland looking to loan market to bolster squad
The Royal British Legion have confirmed they will once again pay tribute to the Armed Forces heroes who have their lives for their country Zizi Strallen is the fifth member of her family to take up a role in the hit show Cats which is coming to the Theatre Royal The Black Cats' interest in Chelsea's Kurt Zouma is genuine and they are looking to ... (more)
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Gus Poyet will lead Sunderland to Premier League progress believes Martin Gray
Sunderland will avoid a repeat of last season's relegation scrap next term and must aim for mid-table, says Martin Gray.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
The Northern Echo
North-East transfer gossip: Wednesday, June 25
The Magpies remain in the market for a couple of strikers and a midfielder, but they could face a fight to keep one of their World Cup stars.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Tuesday's gossip column
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John O'Shea wants to stay at Sunderland despite interest from Spurs
Alison Carr catches the show based on the hits of Michael Jackson and The Jackson 5 and gives it four out of five stars John O'Shea dismissed a report saying he was set to clinch what would have been a surprise A 3million move to Tottenham Hotspur On a day when yet more names were linked with Sunderland , an old face insisted he wanted to remain at ... (more)
Manchester United increase Sami Khedira bid? Transfer rumours and news from Tuesday's papers
The summer transfer window is open, and agents and club representatives are plotting their next moves as the World Cup unfolds in Brazil.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
John O'Shea joined Sunderland in 2011. Picture: Action Images
The 33-year-old Republic of Ireland centre-back was linked with a A 3m switch to White Hart Lane last week but has moved to deny speculation he will quit the Stadium of Light to join Spurs this summer.