Rafa Benitez's side moved further away from the Premier League relegation zone with a 3-0 victory at St James' Park.Read the full story ›
Simon Brown, a coach for North Shields Juniors Under 18s, was playing football at John Spence Community High School when he collapsed.Read the full story ›
Sunderland AFC have made their second signing of the January transfer window.
Kazenga Lua Lua has joined the Black Cats from Brighton. The 27-year old, who started his career at Newcastle United, has signed a short term deal at the Stadium of Light.
Former Middlesbrough FC manager, Garry Monk, has released a statement through the League Managers Association following his departure.Read the full story ›
Chris Coleman's Sunderland rescue mission began with defeat as the Black Cats went down 2-1 at Aston Villa.Read the full story ›
Simon Grayson has expressed his disappointment at losing his job as Sunderland manager.Read the full story ›
Simon O'Rourke says Grayson "was nowhere near good enough, and the extenuating circumstances ultimately don't matter in the end"Read the full story ›
Sunderland are desperate for home comforts. The Black Cats haven't won a league match at home since December last year. Simon Grayson's team have a chance to put an end to their rotten run on Wearside when they face Nottingham Forest on 12 September.
"It's been a gradual decline of results at home. So what we've got to do is try and do whatever's required, because before you know it, you win a game at home it can suddenly become a different place."
Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone has joined Sky Bet Championship side Reading.
The 29-year-old Italian has signed an three-year contract with the Royals.
Mannone joined Sunderland from Arsenal in the summer of 2013 and spent four seasons on Wearside.
During that time, he made a total of 80 appearances, including playing in the Capital One Cup final against Manchester City in 2014.
The new development on the stadium site will feature a Cineworld cinema complex, five restaurants and up to three retail units.Read the full story ›