Anyone going to Thursday’s Europa League quarter-final second leg against Benfica need not rush
SUNDERLAND have been warned that transfer target El-Hadji Ba is a long way from being Premier League-ready by the 19-year-old’s current club.
WES Brown may yet return to Sunderland duty this season, according to Martin O’Neill.
MARK Douglas learns about Dutch midfielder Vurnon Anita's debt to Martin Jol - the man who helped shape his career in Amsterdam.
SUNDERLAND manager Martin O'Neill last night admitted he hopes his side's second Premier League victory of the season will restore any lost confidence within his under-pressure squad.
THIS was a Premier League match Sunderland simply had to win.
MARTIN O’Neill has admitted a draw at Fulham tomorrow would not be good enough for his struggling Sunderland side.
SUNDERLAND will look to end a successful transfer window by brokering a loan move for Tottenham left-back Danny Rose – who will replace Fulham-bound Kieran Richardson after the former Manchester United man agreed terms with the West London club.
MARTIN O’Neill claimed last week the final two games of the Premier League season would not determine the future of any Sunderland player.
NEWCASTLE United battened down the hatches yesterday in the wake of criticism over their inability to land a striker to replace Andy Carroll.
Leon Best emerged from the Tyneside shadows to prove there is life after Joey Barton as Newcastle maintained their unbeaten start to the Barclays Premier League season.
ALAN Pardew has warned his Newcastle United stars not to be mislead by Fulham’s indifferent start to the Premier League season and instead anticipate a “very strong” challenge from Martin Jol’s men.
ALAN Pardew will be an unpopular replacement for a popular man at Newcastle United but Chief Sports Writer Luke Edwards argues he at least needs to be given a chance to change public perception.
NEWCASTLE United are confident the man they have lined up to replace Chris Hughton will end any simmering discontent surrounding his departure as manager.
MARTIN Jol's sudden resignation from Dutch giants Ajax last night has fuelled talk the Dutchman is set to replace Chris Hughton at St James' Park - as Sol Campell warned of a dressing room revolt in protest at the sacking.
HERE we take a look back at Chris Hughton's 16-month reign as Newcastle United manager.
THE shock decision to sack Chris Hughton is in danger of reawakening an angry mood of discontent.
MATTHEW Kilgallon has been impressed by Middlesbrough's ever-increasing quality, but the defender wants to see his team become Championship bullies.
NEWCASTLE United are expected to complete the signing of Aston Villa striker Marlon Harewood providing he can prove his fitness before moving to St James’s Park.
STEVE Bruce is set to resign as manager of Wigan Athletic, to pave the way for him to become Sunderland’s next manager.