Poyet backs Allardyce for Sunderland job

Former Sunderland manager Gus Poyet believes Sam Allardyce is the right man for the job at the Stadium of Light and believes he could keep them in the Premier League.

Advocaat quits Sunderland post

Sunderland have announced the departure of Dick Advocaat as manager after a disappointing start to the new Premier League season.

Hammers battle back to earn draw

West Ham United battled back from two-goals down to earn a 2-2 draw against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light on Saturday afternoon.

Sunderland v West Ham

West Ham will be hoping to inflict more woe on struggling Sunderland in their Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light on Saturday.

Manchester Utd v Sunderland

Manchester United will be aiming to keep up the pressure on leaders Manchester City when they welcome stragglers Sunderland to Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon.

United brush woeful Sunderland aside

Manchester United were in efficient mood as they cruised to a comfortable 3-0 victory over stragglers Sunderland at Old Trafford on Saturday.

Advocaat staying positive

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat says that he was pleased with some aspects of their 4-1 defeat to Manchester City in the League Cup on Tuesday.

City blitz sorry Sunderland

Four goals in the first half ended the game as a contest as Manchester City eased past Sunderland 4-1 at the Stadium of Light to advance to the fourth round of the League Cup.

Sunderland v Man City

Sunderland face a backlash from a wounded Manchester City when they take meet in the League Cup at the Stadium of Light on Tuesday.

Cherries pop deflated Sunderland

AFC Bournemouth maintained their impressive form as they cruised to a 2-0 win over 10-man Sunderland at the Dean Court on Saturday afternoon.

Advocaat reveals Defoe limitations

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat has reiterated his stance that Jermain Defoe cannot be played in a lone striker role.

Bournemouth v Sunderland

Sunderland will be hoping to haul themselves out of the relegation zone when they face Bournemouth at Vitality Stadium on Saturday.

Advocaat expects Sunderland revival

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat has no doubt his side will bounce back from their poor start following a 1-0 defeat to Tottenham.

Mason strike downs Sunderland

Ryan Mason scored the only goal of the game as Tottenham beat Sunderland 1-0 at the Stadium of Light to register their first win of the Premier League season.

Sunderland v Tottenham

Struggling Sunderland welcome Tottenham to the Stadium of Light on Sunday looking to pick up their first win of the new Premier League campaign.

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