Tuesday Apr 15
Louis Laing interesting Blackburn as defender is out of contract at Sunderland
Blackburn are among the clubs keen on Sunderland defender Louis Laing. The 21-year-old former England U19 international is out of contract in the summer.
Sunderland to release four Under-21 players at the end of the season
Winger Adam Mitchell, midfielder Ross Holland, striker Carl Lawson and left-back Jordan Watson are out of contract in the summer, and the Black Cats will not offer new deals.
Newcastle set up link with Montagu and North Fenham Boys Club to find the next big thing
Newcastle United have made it clear they are prepared to scour Tyneside for their next big player, with director of Joe Kinnear underlining the blueprint at the start of the year.
Sunderland's development side see off Darlington
DARLINGTON'S pre-season preparations continued as they suffered a 3-2 defeat to Sunderland's development side at Heritage Park.
The Northern Echo
Laing returns as Sunderland's development side wins friendly
LOUIS Laing made his first start since October as Sunderland's development side claimed a 2-1 victory in a friendly match at Burnley.