Sunderland

Opening day fixtures confirmed

Premier League champions Chelsea will start the 2015/16 Premier League campaign at home to Swansea City, while Manchester United play host to Tottenham.

Brown pens new Sunderland deal

Sunderland defender Wes Brown has committed his future to the club after putting pen to paper on a one-year contract extension.

Advocaat returns to Sunderland

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.

Defoe wanted Advocaat stay

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.

Advocaat leaves Sunderland

Dick Advocaat will not extend his stay as Sunderland manager after rejecting an offer from the club to remain in charge for another season.

Chelsea v Sunderland

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.

Advocaat weighing his options

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat will decide in the coming weeks whether he wants to accept the club's offer to remain in charge.

Chelsea 3-1 Sunderland

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.

Advocaat: We've come so far

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat was left in tears after a goalless draw against Arsenal ensured the club's Premier League survival.

Arsenal 0-0 Sunderland

Costel Pantilimon produced a string of fine saves as Sunderland drew 0-0 at Arsenal to preserve their Premier League status.

Arsenal v Sunderland

Arsenal will be desperate to return to winning ways when they host Sunderland in the penultimate game of the Premier League campaign on Wednesday.

Sunderland 0-0 Leicester City

Leicester City emerged from the Stadium of Light with a precious point that ensures they will play Premier League football next season.

Sunderland v Leicester

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.

Advocaat frustrated by survival scrap

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat wants to beat Leicester City this weekend to finally ensure the club's safety from relegation this season.

Advocaat grateful to Lady Luck

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.

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