Sunderland Football Club have announced that former Wales boss Chris Coleman is to take over as manager.Read the full story ›
TV's Vicky Pattison and former footballer Kevin Ball took part in a charity 'sleep out' in Sunderland to raise awareness of homelessness .Read the full story ›
Northumbria Police are visiting the Stadium of Light this weekend in their appeal for fresh information in the Nikki Allan investigation.Read the full story ›
Two North East Snowdogs have found a home at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland as part of a public art trail.Read the full story ›
Northumbria Police has issued travel advice to supporters planning to watch Sunderland play Middlesbrough this weekendRead the full story ›
As Sunderland AFC enters its 20th season at the Stadium of Light, supporters are set to see some changes at the home of the Black Cats.Read the full story ›
The Stadium of Light in Sunderland is 'ready to go' for tonight's Beyonce concert.
Gary Hutchinson, the stadium's Commercial Director, spoke to ITV News ahead of the event.
The Tyne and Wear Metro is running extra services on June 28 for Beyoncé concert at the Stadium of Light, in SunderlandRead the full story ›
England beat Australia 2-1 in a friendly at the Stadium of Light, with teen debutant Marcus Rashford scoring a brilliant goal in the second minute with only his fourth touch of the game.
Wayne Rooney smashed in a second for Roy Hodgson's side – his first England goal as a sub – before an Eric Dier headed own goal gave Australia some hope midway through the second half.
Sunderland takes centre stage tonight as England play Australia at the Stadium of Light.
The warm up friendly, ahead of the European Championships, kicks off tonight at 7.45pm. The last time the Three Lions were in the region was back in 2003 when they took on Turkey.