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Sunderland News

A selection of the latest news and blog posts.

The highs and lows of fan ownership: Could SAFC supporters ever run this club? It's the daydream of many lowly to fans to be the man in charge, but is the juice worth the squeeze?

Martin Bain’s reaction to Twitter speculation – and how his work behind the scenes at Sunderland goes on Martin Bain hasn't had much to smile about since he took over the reins at Sunderland last summer, but, sat at his desk on Thursday evening, he allowed himself a small chuckle.

Martin Bain’s reaction to Twitter speculation – and how his work behind the scenes at Sunderland goes on Martin Bain hasn't had much to smile about since he took over the reins at Sunderland last summer, but, sat at his desk on Thursday evening, he allowed himself a small chuckle.

Len Shackleton: ‘The Joker of Roker Shack learned his trade at Arsenal & Bradford, became a footballer at Newcastle, but it was Sunderland that got under his skin - Shack loved Wearside.

Takeover could go through next week and Germans have own ideas for a manager THE German consortium looking to take ownership of Sunderland is pushing to get a deal tied up early next week, when the players will be...

Déjà vu: Boss of Anichebe’s new Chinese club calls for patience on player's arrival in Beijing Released by Sunderland, Victor Anichebe has been snapped up by Beijing Enterprises. His unveiling there today smacks of his arrival at the Stadium of Light and his move to China is little surprise...

Sunderland takeover deadline may shift as German group looks to finalise deal Takeover talks will not be resolved until next week as Ellis Short continues his bid to sell Sunderland.

Sunderland among EFL clubs to make donation to Grenfell Tower disaster fund Sunderland and their fellow EFL clubs have agreed to donate a six-figure sum to the victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster.

The diary of a Sunderland Fan: #1 - It's the hope I can't stand It's really not helping my mental state not knowing what is going on with Sunderland at the minute. I know that I should probably be patient and wait it out to see what happens, but I can't.

Sheffield United boss agrees new deal amid Sunderland links, Cats forward edges closer to exit door Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder - who had been linked with the vacant Sunderland job - has agreed a contract extension with the Blades.

With a raft of players set to leave SAFC in the coming weeks, who will you miss the most? Our relegation to the Championship will see a complete transformation of our squad, with many set to depart this summer - but who of these first-team stalwarts will you miss the most once they're...

Reports suggest second bidder watching on as German-led consortium nears final strait Sunderland fans continue to hold their breath awaiting news of a potential takeover of the club. With a week left until the deadline roughly imposed by Ellis Short on concluding a deal, there's a...

Transfer Rumours: Ex-Graham Carr target in £63m Liverpool bid; Sunderland transfer strategy, Man United’s £50m move for Arsenal ace Graham Carr may have left Newcastle United this week, but one of the players he recommended the Magpies sign could be on the verge of a huge transfer to Liverpool.

David Preece: Sunderland are left with managerial scraps from uninspiring list – just like with past transfers Look at it from his point of view. He’s in the his strongest bargaining position in his managerial career after four impressive years at Aberdeen and can afford to wait until the right offer comes along that’s impossible to turn down.

Is it possible to base our expectations for this season on the 2006/07 campaign? For better or for worse, and for all intents and purposes, we're witnessing history repeat itself on Wearside.

LIVE: Sunderland AFC blog - New manager latest, German transfer strategy revealed, takeover talk developments Today we reveal details of Sunderland's German transfer strategy, while the search for a new manager and takeover talks step up ahead of pre-season.

Sunderland scour German market for transfer bargains Sunderland are looking at bargain buys in the German transfer market - regardless of whether a takeover goes through.

The German transfer strategy drawn up by David Moyes and Martin Bain for Sunderland to compete in Championship Sunderland are looking at bargain buys in the German transfer market - regardless of whether a takeover goes through.

Managerial candidate to stay put with new deal; Ex-Black Cat & occasional target free to join new club A supposed Sunderland managerial target has begun new talks to stay where he is; a former loanee and sometime transfer link has been told he can find a new club this summer & Lee Clark has been...

Clubs on alert as ex-Sunderland target Stewart Downing told he can leave Middlesbrough on a free Clubs are on alert after former England midfielder Stewart Downing was told he can leave Middlesbrough on a free transfer this summer.

Back in to the Light - The journey ahead With takeover talks unrelenting and SAFC once more mired in uncertainty, the long road back to the top flight starts here. I've allowed my mind to wander in anticipation of what the picture might...

Claims Sunderland to raid Bundesliga & target German-speaking boss; Borini set for Lazio talks Claims that Sunderland are getting closer to being taken over by a German-led consortium continue to draw suggestions the Black Cats will look to raid Deutschland for a manager and players once the...

The SOL Years: This is the top 20 of SAFC players to play less than 25 games for the lads - #5-1 To celebrate 20 years at the Stadium of Light - and to help alleviate some of the boredom of pre-season - Roker Report are looking at the top 20 players to play less than 25 games for the lads in...

Top 5: Goals from Sunderland's ten years in the Premier League - vote for your favourite! Whilst we're now looking ahead to a season in the second-tier after a decade in the Premier League, it's nice to look back at some of the more enjoyable moments from our last ten years in the...

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