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The time of the year has arrived where we think football. The EFL started last week with a convincing second half win for Sunderland against Charlton Athletic. Optimism is present across Wearside with season ticket sales up and more supporters regaining faith in the football team again. Jack Ross, the main man in the helm, […]

Children from across Sunderland are feeling the benefits of increased physical activity after the launch of a new initiative at a local leisure centre. Max Whitlock Gymnastics launched at Washington Leisure Centre, which is managed by Everyone Active in partnership with Sunderland City Council, earlier this summer, and the sessions are already proving a success […]

Hundreds of fans queued to be amongst the first to get their hands Sunderland AFC’s new home kit, which went on sale last Friday (20/7/18) exclusively to 2018-19 season card holders. Black Cats boss Jack Ross was on hand to officially open the stadium store and greet supporters as they purchased their shirts. Despite some […]

Sunderland AFC’s Stadium of Light is to undergo a face-lift next month, as the club’s new owners fulfil their promise to replace the stadium’s faded seats. The first phase of development will see 10,000 seats removed and replaced ahead of the start of the season, beginning with the completion of east stand with the addition […]

England’s emphatic 6-1 win over Panama ensured their progress out of World Cup Group G along with joint leaders Belgium – But who else is through to the Round of 16? England captain Harry Kane scored a hatrick in the match and is now said to be gunning for the Golden Boot and wants to […]

Jack Ross’ Sunderland will kick-off their 2018-19 Sky Bet League One campaign against Charlton Athletic at the Stadium of Light. The first fixture has been selected for television broadcast and will be played on Saturday 4 August at 12.30pm at the Stadium of Light. Charlton finished sixth in League One last term before being dealt […]

With the first group games completed we take a look at the World Cup so far. Hosts Russia got the tournament off to a flier with a thumping 5-0 victory over Saudi Arabia with Denis Cheryshev and Aleksandr Gloving lighting up the opener. Day two saw the highly anticipated match up between Euro 2016 winners […]

Sunderland will travel to new manager Jack Ross’ old club, St Mirren, in July for a pre-season friendly the Scottish Premier League side have confirmed. The Black Cats will travel to Paisley on Saturday July 21 for a 3pm kick-off against a St Mirren side that have just appointed Alan Stubbs as Ross’ successor. Ross […]


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