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Coleman hoping for triple injury boost ahead of Sunderland’s clash with Burton

Posted Thursday, April 19, 2018 by PA12 hits

Sunderland boss Chris Coleman hopes to have Adam Matthews, John O’Shea and Billy Jones available for Saturday’s clash with fellow relegation battlers Burton.The defensive trio trained on Thursday and are in contention for the game at the Stadium of Light but Bryan Oviedo is set to miss out.Coleman is already without the services of Donald Love, Lynden Gooch and Joel Asoro for th...Full Story »

We’re not down yet, insists Sunderland boss Coleman despite draw

Posted Sunday, April 15, 2018 by PA4 hits

Sunderland manager Chris Coleman has not yet given up on avoiding relegation from the Championship, despite having to settle for a 2-2 draw at fellow strugglers Reading.Reading went ahead in the 20th minute when Liam Kelly hammered home a penalty after Jon Dadi Bodvarsson was fouled by goalkeeper Lee Camp.Sunderland equalised through a fierce 30-yard effort from Paddy McNair soon after half-time...Full Story »

League One looming for Sunderland after they lose lead at Reading

Posted Sunday, April 15, 2018 by PA13 hits

Sunderland edged another step closer to a second successive relegation as they squandered a 2-1 lead in their 2-2 Championship draw at fellow strugglers Reading.Reading went in front in the 20th minute, when Liam Kelly lashed in a penalty after Jon Dadi Bodvarsson had been fouled in the area.Sunderland controlled much of the first half, with Ashley Fletcher unlucky to hit a post, but they struck...Full Story »

Chris Coleman: Sunderland shot themselves in the foot against Norwich

Posted Wednesday, April 11, 2018 by PA8 hits

Chris Coleman admits his Sunderland side were their own worst enemies as they conceded an 89th-minute equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Norwich.With one minute remaining at the Stadium of Light, the Black Cats were heading for a victory that would have taken them to within four points of safety in the Sky Bet Championship.However, their defenders failed to deal with James Maddison’s free-kick i...Full Story »

Norwich snatch late point to edge Sunderland closer to the drop

Posted Wednesday, April 11, 2018 by PA13 hits

Sunderland’s hopes of avoiding relegation from the Sky Bet Championship suffered a massive blow as they conceded an 89th-minute equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Norwich.Leading through George Honeyman’s second-half strike, the Black Cats looked like claiming what would have been a first home win since mid-January.However, Norwich defender Ivo Pinto struck with one minute left to leave Ch...Full Story »

Bryan Oviedo set to return to Sunderland team

Posted Monday, April 09, 2018 by PA21 hits

Sunderland boss Chris Coleman is likely to be without Marc Wilson and Paddy McNair as he attempts to stave off relegation from the Sky Bet Championship against Norwich.Both players picked up knocks during Saturday’s 1-1 draw at Leeds and Wilson has definitely been ruled out, while McNair is rated as “highly unlikely” to make it.Bryan Oviedo will return to the squad after missin...Full Story »

Sunderland survival hopes dented after Leeds hit back to clinch draw

Posted Sunday, April 08, 2018 by PA25 hits

Sunderland missed a glorious opportunity to boost their slim Sky Bet Championship survival hopes after drawing 1-1 with 10-man Leeds at Elland Road.The Black Cats looked to be taking full advantage of fellow strugglers Birmingham and Bolton dropping points when Paddy McNair opened the scoring.But Pablo Hernandez levelled 18 minutes from time to leave Sunderland, who dropped down from the Premier...Full Story »

Leeds pair O’Kane and Pennington miss out against Sunderland

Posted Thursday, April 05, 2018 by PA12 hits

Leeds pair Eunan O’Kane and Matthew Pennington have been ruled out of the home game against Sunderland.Midfielder O’Kane (groin) and on-loan Everton defender Pennington (calf) were both withdrawn from Tuesday night’s defeat at Fulham and have since undergone scans with manager Paul Heckingbottom facing up to the prospect of having to do without them for several games.Pennington...Full Story »

Sunderland boss Coleman not giving up hope of avoiding drop despite another loss

Posted Tuesday, April 03, 2018 by PA25 hits

Chris Coleman urged his Sunderland players to keep on fighting in the battle to stay up after Sheffield Wednesday pushed them closer to League One.Wednesday left Wearside with a 3-1 win despite a spirited display from the home side, the result keeping Coleman’s side five points adrift of safety in the Sky Bet Championship.Lucas Joao put the Owls ahead in the 59th minute and, although Georg...Full Story »

Relegation stares Sunderland in the face after Wednesday loss

Posted Tuesday, April 03, 2018 by PA22 hits

Sunderland are a step closer to League One after losing 3-1 at the Stadium of Light to Sheffield Wednesday after a frantic second half.It was goalless at the break but once Owls’ striker Lucas Joao hit his ninth goal of the season in the 59th minute the goals started to flow.George Honeyman equalised less than two minutes later for Sunderland but then Wednesday took command by making the m...Full Story »

Sunderland vs Sheffield Wed. - Joel Asoro in race to be fit for Wednesday clash

Posted Sunday, April 01, 2018 by PA28 hits

Sunderland will run the rule over young forward Joel Asoro ahead of Sheffield Wednesday’s Easter Monday trip to the Stadium of Light. The Sweden Under-21s striker missed Friday’s 4-1 victory over high-flying Derby after he suffered a head injury on international duty. He will be checked ahead of Monday’s clash.On-loan Liverpool midfielder Ovie Ejaria (back and ribs) also missed...Full Story »

Sunderland stun Derby to move off bottom of table

Posted Saturday, March 31, 2018 by PA42 hits

Sunderland climbed off the bottom of the Championship table after stunning promotion-chasing Derby 4-1 at a rain-lashed Pride ParkChris Coleman’s team ended a 10-match winless run with first-half goals from George Honeyman and Ashley Fletcher setting them on their way before Matej Vydra replied with his 18th Championship goal of the season.But Derby never looked like ending their seven-gam...Full Story »

Derby County vs Sunderland - Tom Huddlestone serves one-match ban

Posted Thursday, March 29, 2018 by PA47 hits

Derby boss Gary Rowett will be without suspended midfielder Tom Huddlestone for Friday’s Sky Bet Championship clash with basement boys Sunderland.Huddlestone was sent off for a second bookable offence in the Rams’ last fixture, a 0-0 draw at Nottingham Forest on March 11, and will serve a one-match ban.Rowett has otherwise seen a potential selection crisis ease with striker Matej Vyd...Full Story »

Preston eyeing the North End of the table after win over Sunderland

Posted Sunday, March 18, 2018 by PA27 hits

Preston remain right in the thick of a battle for a play-off place in the Championship after recording a 2-0 win that has pushed Sunderland closer to the drop.Former Cork City striker Sean Maguire put Alex Neil’s on track with his seventh goal in as many matches five minutes after the break.And then, after Sunderland defender Jake Clarke-Salter was red carded for the second time in a red a...Full Story »

Sunderland vs Preston North End - Steele to sit out Sunderland’s Preston clash

Posted Thursday, March 15, 2018 by PA46 hits

Sunderland goalkeeper Jason Steele will sit out Saturday’s Sky Bet Championship clash with Preston through suspension.Steele was sent off for handling outside his area during last weekend’s 1-0 defeat at QPR and January signing Lee Camp is in line to deputise with Robbin Ruiter still recovering from a dislocated finger.Central defender Jake Clarke-Salter is available after completing...Full Story »

Sunderland’s misery continues as they lose at QPR

Posted Sunday, March 11, 2018 by PA39 hits

Sunderland goalkeeper Jason Steele was sent off as his side’s relegation worries worsened with a 1-0 defeat by QPR at Loftus Road, where Ebere Eze netted a second-half winner.Teenage forward Eze, making his first league start for the R’s, scored after 62 minutes with a nicely-taken goal which also involved a touch of good fortune.The 19-year-old turned away from Lee Cattermole and pa...Full Story »

Alex Baptiste returns for QPR’s clash with Sunderland

Posted Friday, March 09, 2018 by PA31 hits

QPR boss Ian Holloway will have defender Alex Baptiste back at his disposal for Saturday’s Sky Bet Championship clash with struggling Sunderland. Baptiste missed Tuesday night’s 1-1 draw with Derby through illness, but is available for selection once again. Youngsters Darnell Furlong, Paul Smyth and Ebere Eze stood out in midweek and will hope for further involvement. However, J...Full Story »

Steve Bruce eyeing the top prize as Aston Villa win at Sunderland

Posted Wednesday, March 07, 2018 by PA36 hits

Steve Bruce is targeting the Championship title after Aston Villa kept up the pressure at the top of table with a comprehensive 3-0 win over struggling Sunderland.Villa’s victory at the Stadium of Light came courtesy of goals from Lewis Grabban and James Chester and Bryan Oviedo’s own goal means Bruce’s side have now won nine of their last 11 games.They have closed to within se...Full Story »

Aston Villa keep the pace as limp Sunderland lose again

Posted Wednesday, March 07, 2018 by PA23 hits

Aston Villa kept up the pressure on Wolves and Cardiff City in the Championship’s automatic promotion places as they cruised to a comfortable 3-0 win over sorry Sunderland.Steve Bruce enjoyed a successful return to the Stadium of Light as goals from Lewis Grabban and James Chester and a Bryan Oviedo own goal kept Villa in third position.Sunderland’s defeat keeps them rooted to the fo...Full Story »

Jake Clarke-Salter sidelined as Sunderland take on Aston Villa

Posted Tuesday, March 06, 2018 by PA71 hits

Defender Jake Clarke-Salter will be missing once again as Sunderland attempt to haul themselves from the foot of the Sky Bet Championship table against promotion-chasing Aston Villa.Clarke-Salter, on loan at the Stadium of Light from Chelsea, serves the second instalment of a three-match ban following his dismissal against Middlesbrough last month.Midfielder Ovie Ejaria returned from a thigh pro...Full Story »

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