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A Newcastle United fan page is supporting terminally ill Bradley Lowery who is a Sunderland fan.
The page organiser, Samantha Rees, says 'rivalry does not come into' it and she'd like to see fans clap in the 5th minute of the upcoming game to support Bradley.
"When I saw the news about Bradley yesterday I was moved to tears. Such a young and beautiful boy. This page has been campaigning for 5th minute applause and singing his name. I'm a parent myself and hope that Bradley's family will take some comfort that we are all thinking of them. Football rivalry doesn't even come into it."
Sunderland AFC legend Kevin Ball is backing the club's new campaign to support homeless young people who are in need.Read the full story ›
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The youngster's family say they're heartbroken as new scans show his treatment options are limitedRead the full story ›
The Frenchman had been expected to sign for Sunderland in January but the club say the player will now move elsewhere.Read the full story ›
The Great North Snowdogs are ready to head to their new homes after being auctioned off for St. Oswald's hospice.Read the full story ›