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Archives: Sunderland

Sunderland Sign Italy Midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini From Juventus

Posted on by Christopher Harris
Emanuele Giaccherini

Sunderland have signed Italian midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini from Juventus on a four-year contract. The 28-year-old footballer can play as an attacking midfielder or winger.  At Juventus, he helped the club win the Italian Serie A title twice, first in 2011-12 and … Continue reading

An American Apology: Sorry for Ruining the Premier League

Posted on by Morgan Green

As we all know another Premier League team has been bought by another money hungry (Pakistani) American. So naturally there is a ton of outrage. How couldn’t there be? Fulham, a club that has been English owned for so long … Continue reading

Can Paolo Di Canio Make Sunderland Dark Horses for Europa League Qualification?

Posted on by Simon Tovey

There is little doubt that since Paolo Di Canio took over the helm at Sunderland in March, an optimistic wind has blown in over the Wearside club; and not the usual cautious optimism so often used to describe most managerial changes … Continue reading

What Jozy Altidore’s Transfer Means to American Soccer Fans and NBC Sports

Posted on by Adam Marcus

Jozy Altidore has capped off an amazing season for club and country by transferring to Sunderland. This will be Jozy’s second go-around in the Premier League after his non-successful loan spell with Hull City during the 2009-10 season. Altidore, coming … Continue reading

American Striker Jozy Altidore Joins Sunderland On 4-Year Deal

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The latest American to call the English Premier League his “home” happened this afternoon after Sunderland announced a four-year deal to sign US striker Jozy Altidore from AZ Alkmaar. The transfer fee is rumored to be £8.5million. Altidore’s first chance … Continue reading

Sunderland Agree Deal to Sign American Striker Jozy Altidore

Posted on by Christopher Harris

AZ Alkmaar have confirmed that they’ve reached an agreement with Sunderland to allow Jozy Altidore to join the Wearside club. Altidore is set for a medical in Sunderland on Monday. If he passes and agrees personal terms, American international Jozy … Continue reading

Jozy Altidore’s Official Website Announces His Transfer to Sunderland Before Page Is Removed

Posted on by Christopher Harris

An article was published on Jozy Altidore’s official website Friday announcing that the AZ Almaar and US international striker had successfully completed a transfer to Sunderland in the Premier League. However, soon after the article was published, it was removed … Continue reading

Sunderland Home Shirt for 2013-14 Season: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunderland today unveiled their new home shirt for the 2013-14 season. The Black Cats will be wearing their familiar red and white stripe kit, but this one is far better than last year’s version — one which looked too similar … Continue reading

Sunderland Confirm Signing of Valentin Roberge On a 3-Year Deal: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
Valentin Roberge

It’s been a busy day at the Stadium of Light, as Sunderland today announced the signing of French defender Valentin Roberge as well as confirming the signings of defender Modibo Diakite from Lazio and midfielder Cabral from FC Basel. Manager Paolo Di … Continue reading

Sunderland Interested in Signing Jozy Altidore, Says Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunderland are interested in signing striker Jozy Altidore for a transfer fee believed to be around £5million, according to a report. Altidore is currently on a goalscoring hot streak after scoring four consecutive goals for the US men’s national team … Continue reading

Liverpool Agree Fee With Sunderland for Goalkeeper Simon Mignolet

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Liverpool have agreed a fee with Sunderland for goalkeeper Simon Mignolet, according to Sky Sports. Neither Liverpool nor Sunderland have officially confirmed the news yet. Plus, Mignolet will need to agree personal terms and pass a medical before the deal … Continue reading

Liverpool Close In On £9m Deal for Sunderland Goalkeeper Simon Mignolet: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Liverpool are holding talks over a potential £9million deal to sign Sunderland goalkeeper Simon Mignolet. The Belgium goalkeeper would be a fine addition to the Anfield squad and would give Liverpool goalkeepers Pepe Reina and Brad Jones serious competition for … Continue reading

Sunderland Away Shirt for 2013-14 Season: Official [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunderland have unveiled their new away kit for the 2013-14 season. Designed by adidas, Sunderland’s new away shirt looks like a goalkeeper jersey. All that’s missing from the bright yellow shirt with dark blue trim is a pair of goalkeeper … Continue reading

Sunderland Sign 3 New Players, Chief Scout and Director of Football: Nightly Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunderland were incredibly busy today with the appointment of a director of football, a new chief scout, two new defenders and a new midfielder. Director of Football Roberto De Fanti has worked closely with new Chief Scout Valentino Angeloni at Udinese and … Continue reading

Sunderland Manager Paolo Di Canio Is Walking A Tightrope

Posted on by Matt Duncan

  Since he burst controversially into the Stadium of Light dugout, Paolo di Canio has been box office. His knee sliding, air punching celebrations have endeared him to the Sunderland faithful but his latest press conference has placed him on … Continue reading

Sunderland’s Paolo Di Canio Slams ‘Arrogant, Ignorant’ Players: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio was back on the warpath again after today’s 1-0 loss to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane. Di Canio says that the levels of “arrogance” and “ignorance” are worse than those he encountered at Swindon … Continue reading

Arsenal, This Is How Sunderland’s Phil Bardsley Is Preparing For Spurs On Sunday [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

  With just days to go before a match on Sunday, Sunderland defender Phil Bardsley went out on the town this week to disastrous consequences — only days before their final match of the season against Tottenham Hotspur where Arsenal … Continue reading

Sunderland vs Stoke City Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

It was the best of times. It was the worst of times. Sunderland played absolutely dreadfully in the first half, went down a goal, got a player sent off and failed to spark any real emotion from the crowd. Then … Continue reading