Stoke City 1-1 Sunderland

Charlie Adam cancelled out Connor Wickham's early opener as Stoke and Sunderland played to a 1-1 draw at the Britannia Stadium on Saturday.

Advocaat supports Johnson stance

Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat insists he will continue to selecting Adam Johnson, despite the winger landing in trouble with the law.

Stoke v Sunderland

Stoke City will be targeting more of the same when stragglers Sunderland make the trip to the Britannia Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Sunderland's Johnson charged

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson has been charged with three offences of sexual activity with a child under 16 and one of grooming.

Advocaat wants six more points

Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat believes his side needs six points from their remaining six games to secure their safety from relegation this season.

Advocaat disappointed to lose

Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat conceded his side were unable to cope with the pace of Crystal Palace on Saturday after suffering a 4-1 home defeat.

Sunderland 1-4 Crystal Palace

A rampant Crystal Palace heaped further misery on stragglers Sunderland as they cruised to a 4-1 victory at the Stadium of Light on Saturday.

Sunderland v Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace will be targeting more of the same when they make the long trip to the north-east to face Sunderland on Saturday.

Defoe: Derby goal one of my best

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe has declared his derby winner against Newcastle on Sunday as the second-best goal of his career.

Sunderland 1-0 Newcastle

A superb Jermain Defoe volley right on the stroke of half-time gave Sunderland a crucial 1-0 derby win over Newcastle at the Stadium of Light on Sunday evening.

Sunderland v Newcastle

An old rivalry continues when Newcastle face Sunderland in the Tyne-Wear derby at the Stadium of Light on Sunday.

O'Shea wants derby win

Sunderland defender John O'Shea believes the club needs a win as soon as possible to re-energise the squad for the fight against relegation.

West Ham v Sunderland

West Ham United will be hoping to end a worrying run of results when they welcome stragglers Sunderland to Upton Park on Saturday evening.

Fletcher hails Advocaat impact

Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher believes the arrival of Dick Advocaat has given the squad 'a big chance' at avoiding relegation from the Premier League.

Advocaat focused on results

Newly-appointed Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat reveals he is more interested in winning matches than getting his team to play stylish football.

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