Coates hoping for game time

Former Liverpool defender Sebastien Coates reveals the prospect of regular game time made the decision to move to Sunderland an easy one.

Sunderland recruit Kaboul

Sunderland have announced their second signing in as many days after bringing in defender Younes Kaboul from Tottenham on a four-year deal.

Lens joins Sunderland

Sunderland have brought in Netherlands international Jeremain Lens on a four-year deal, with the forward joining from Dynamo Kyiv for an undisclosed fee.

Giaccherini looks for improvement

Sunderland winger Emanuele Giaccherini hopes to put 'the worst season of his career' behind him and force himself into Dick Advocaat's starting lineup.

Advocaat shows Vergini the exit

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat has no plans for defender Santiago Vergini and says the Argentine will have to find himself a new team.

Premier League transfer centre

With the start of the 2015/16 English Premier League just weeks away, things are hotting up on the transfer market.

Vergini departs Wearside on loan

Sunderland have announced the departure of Santiago Vergini after he joined Getafe on a season-long loan with a view to a permanent transfer.

Advocaat ready for bonus round

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat is looking forward to his first full season in the Premier League, for which he abandoned his retirement plans.

Giaccherini told to up effort

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat says Emanuelle Giaccherini must prove his worth if he is to become a regular fixture in the starting lineup.

Sunderland sign Matthews

Sunderland have bolstered their defensive options with the signing of right-back Adam Matthews from Celtic for £2 million.

Sunderland in Lombaerts talks

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat has wasted no time securing his next defensive target by entering negotiations with Zenit St Petersburg for Nicolas Lombaerts.

Sunderland sign Coates

Sunderland have completed the capture of Sebastian Coates from Liverpool, with the defender signing a four-year deal at the Stadium of Light.

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.

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