Liam Bridcutt thinks Sunderland's performance at Norwich City was their worst since he joined, but he does not expect a midweek hangover at Liverpool
A timid 2-0 defeat at Norwich City showed Sunderland are just too mentally weak to win when expected to
Lee Cattermole has staked his claim to play at Anfield on Wednesday night after being one half of a substitution Gustavo Poyet never expected to make
A red card for Loic Remy ruined what was a restorative night for Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew
Norwich City are the opponents tonight but for Newcastle United, thoughts are already on Friday's transfer deadline and beyond
Fabio Borini was as angry as them about Saturday's 0-0 draw with Norwich City, but he has asked Sunderland's fans to be patient with them
Gustavo Poyet described Sunderland's first-half display against Norwich City as "Technically as bad as any team I've seen at the bottom of the table."
However they tried, Sunderland were once more unable to score against Norwich City on Saturday
Alan Pardew must be delighted with his side's performance playing a 4-4-2 with striker Shola Ameobi leading the line
MARTIN O’Neill has admitted his players badly lacked creativity as Sunderland’s woes continued against ten-man Norwich.
Martin O’Neill would accept a helping hand from anyone right now. The Sunderland manager yesterday received two whole arms worth of assistance – and it still wasn’t enough
CONNOR WICKHAM will be in the Sunderland squad to face Norwich City for Sunday’s vital Premier League match.
NORWICH City have emerged as serious candidates to sign Sunderland target Danny Graham after lodging a £5m bid with Swansea City yesterday.
FABRICIO Coloccini will captain Newcastle United in their pivotal relegation clash at Norwich City this afternoon ahead of talks planned for next week aimed at persuading him to stay on Tyneside until the summer.
YESTERDAY Sunderland delivered an excellent performance reminiscent of the football they started to produce when Martin O'Neill arrived on Wearside a year ago this week.
MARTIN O'Neill left Carrow Road with the positives outweighed by negatives last night as Sunderland moved a step closer to the relegation zone last night.
LEAVING Norwich City a third time is one of the big regrets of Martin O’Neill’s career, but he is full of admiration for the latest occupant of the Carrow Road manager’s office.
ALAN Pardew is hoping that Newcastle United fans don’t give former boss Chris Hughton too much of a warm welcome when he brings Norwich City to St James’ Park tomorrow afternoon.
SUNDERLAND continued the process of clearing the decks yesterday as they sold Michael Turner to Chris Hughton’s Norwich City.
NEWCASTLE utility man James Perch might well have found his niche following a commanding midfield display in Sunday’s win over Norwich.