Sunderland manager Jack Ross has dismissed the ongoing speculation surrounding the future of Tom Flanagan. The 27-year-old has been in impressive form for the Black Cats, who are currently in the automatic promotion spots in the League 1 and this has recently caught the attention of Swansea City ahead of the winter transfer window.
However, when asked on the gossip, Ross happened to rebuff the claims by suggesting that the player’s gossip can be compared to that Josh Maya earlier in the campaign. He added that the club could be tempered by a significant transfer offer during the winter period but his stance remains to keep hold of the defender, who has formed a formidable partnership with Jack Baldwin at the heart of the club’s backline. Continue reading “Sunderland manager dismisses speculation”
Fulwell73’s Leo Pearlman has thanked former Sunderland chief executive Martin Bain for his help with the upcoming documentary, and says he had an ‘impossible task’ at the club.
Pearlman is an executive director for the upcoming eight-part Netflix documentary which goes behind-the-scenes at the Wearside club during their disastrous 2017/2018 season. Continue reading “FULWELL73 THANKS SUNDERLAND CHIEF MARTIN BAIN”
Former Sunderland star Michael Gray has hinted that the Black Cats are likely to be under a new ownership prior to their next campaign in League One. The Wearside outfit endured a difficult return to the Championship earlier this season and it has eventually ended with them suffering their second relegation in as many seasons.
Despite this, Gray has provided a positive update for the fans by confirming that owner Ellis Short has offers in place to sell the club, he told TalkSPORT: “There’s light at the end of the tunnel, put it that way. There’s going to be a bit of excitement at the club over the next two or three weeks – that’s all I can say about it. I’m quite excited about. Something needs to get done quickly – it’ll put smiles back on people’s faces and get them going back to the stadium. It’s a plan – it’s not going to happen overnight. But I think it’s something to look forward to.” Continue reading “Sunderland Favourites Confirms Takeover Plans For Club”
Sunderland head coach Chris Coleman has praised the performance of George Honeyman following the Black Cats’ 1-0 league defeat at the hands of Queens Park Rangers last weekend. The 23-year-old has been a bright spark for the Wearsiders in an otherwise hugely disappointing campaign, and was recalled to the starting lineup for the away game at Loftus Road.
The Black Cats currently find themselves rooted to the bottom of the table with nine games left, and they are facing the distinct possibility of consecutive relegations unless they find a way to start winning games. Only four points separate the basement club from 21st-placed Barnsley, but their performances at the back have been miserable of late, to the extent that they have had to come to score three goals in order to pick up a draw against Middlesbrough last month.
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Sunderland defender Bryan Oviedo has stressed that he is committed to the Black Cats’ cause as they seek to avoid back-to-back relegations from the Premier League to League One. The Black Cats are presently languishing in the drop zone after 28 games into the season, but Oviedo remains optimistic that the club will preserve their Championship status.
Speaking to Costa Rican outlet Nacion, Oviedo admitted that he is with the Black Cats in their relegation tussle, though he does not see himself dropping any further with the Wearside outfit, he said: “Sunderland is a big team from England, I have many years of not being in Championship and it is not an option to go to League One.
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Sunderland managed to beat Fulham 1-0 to win for the first time at home for almost a year. Indeed the Black Cats have struggled at home. Their last home win was on the 17th of December 2016 where they managed to beat Watford 1-0. Since then Sunderland has struggled at home, and it took a goal from a substitute to break this unwanted record.
Ever since Chris Coleman has taken charge of the club, Sunderland has shown signs of improvement especially at the back where they have managed their third clean sheet in five games.
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Sunderland manager Chris Coleman has said that Jack Rodwell will have to fight his way through in order to revive his career at the Stadium of Light. The 26-year-old joined the Black Cats from Manchester City back in the summer of 2014, and he has since failed to establish himself as a regular.
Injuries and poor form have restricted the England international to just 44 league starts, and he has managed just two outings for the Wearside club this season. Speaking in the lead up to the Burton game, Coleman stressed that Rodwell is accountable for his own failures, and he will have to work his way out of the rut. Continue reading “Coleman: Rodwell’s future in his hands”