Sunderland defender Wes Brown has committed his future to the club after putting pen to paper on a one-year contract extension.
Dick Advocaat will take charge of Sunderland next season after originally deciding to quit club football following his brief stint at the Stadium of Light.
Sunderland striker Jermaine Defoe says the squad wanted Dick Advocaat to stay on as manager and revealed who he wants to succeed the Dutchman at the Stadium of Light.
Dick Advocaat will not extend his stay as Sunderland manager after rejecting an offer from the club to remain in charge for another season.
Sunday's clash between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge is more likely to be a celebration of achievement than a hard-fought Premier League encounter.
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat will decide in the coming weeks whether he wants to accept the club's offer to remain in charge.
Chelsea ended their Premier League title-winning campaign with a comfortable 3-1 victory against Sunderland in a low-key encounter at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat was left in tears after a goalless draw against Arsenal ensured the club's Premier League survival.
Costel Pantilimon produced a string of fine saves as Sunderland drew 0-0 at Arsenal to preserve their Premier League status.
Arsenal will be desperate to return to winning ways when they host Sunderland in the penultimate game of the Premier League campaign on Wednesday.
Leicester City emerged from the Stadium of Light with a precious point that ensures they will play Premier League football next season.
Boosted by their positive run of form, Sunderland will be looking to make it a hat-trick of wins when they face Leicester City on Saturday.
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat wants to beat Leicester City this weekend to finally ensure the club's safety from relegation this season.
Sunderland head coach Dick Advocaat has admitted there was an element of luck involved in his side's 2-0 win over Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday.
- Everton 0-2 Sunderland
- Everton v Sunderland
- Advocaat: Hard work paid off
- Sunderland 2-1 Southampton
- Sunderland v Southampton
- Larsson: We've nothing to lose
- Stoke City 1-1 Sunderland
- Advocaat supports Johnson stance
- Stoke v Sunderland
- Sunderland's Johnson charged
- Advocaat wants six more points
- Advocaat disappointed to lose
- Sunderland 1-4 Crystal Palace
- Sunderland v Crystal Palace
- Defoe: Derby goal one of my best
- Sunderland 1-0 Newcastle
- Sunderland v Newcastle
- O'Shea wants derby win
- West Ham v Sunderland
- Fletcher hails Advocaat impact
- Advocaat focused on results
- Advocaat looks at positives
- West Ham 1-0 Sunderland
- Black Cats lift Johnson ban
- Advocaat lands Sunderland job