What Has Gone Wrong At Sunderland?

What Has Gone Wrong At Sunderland?

Sunderland entered the season with so much promise after surviving the drop last campaign. The club had brought in several highly rated players to join their squad and in Paulo di Canio, they had a manager who they thought could lead the club forwards. They soon found out the latter wasn't true and quickly replaced the Italian before too much damage was done, but they have continued to underwhelm in the league. The North East side are now sitting at …
Sunderland Vs Newcastle United Preview | Stats, Key Men and Team News

Sunderland Vs Newcastle United Preview | Stats, Key Men and Team News

This weekend contains the Wear-Tyne derby, which is one of the most passionate fixtures of the whole season. Both sets of fans will want nothing more than to come out of the match with three points. Neither manager can afford to lose this match. Alan Pardew can't afford to lose back-to-back derbies, while Gus Poyet needs to get points on the board from somewhere. An early defeat to Newcastle could kill his Sunderland career before it's really begun.  Both sides …
Sunderland agree deal for Altidore | Stats

Sunderland agree deal for Altidore | Stats

Sunderland have agreed a deal with AZ Alkmaar for USA International striker Jozy Altidore. The American scored 23 league goals in 33 games last season in the Eredivise which is an impressive return. The striker is only 23 years old despite being in Europe since 2008 when a big money move to Villareal resulted in failure. He has had talent since his early move from America but he has failed to live up to the hype but his time in …