Player Ratings: Plenty of Candidates for Man of the Match After Fantastic Team Performance

An unprecedented third win from four has suddenly shot Sunderland from relegation certainties up to genuine survival candidates. With a huge away trip to the new occupants of our rock bottom position, Swansea, on the horizon - we have a great opportunity to get out of the bottom three. Who played best today? [More]

Sunderland 'Midfielder' Must be Dropped - When Injuries Allow!

I saw an article headline the other day which suggested the Jan Kirchhoff would not be an automatic choice for Sunderland, as if in some strange way we are blessed with a plethora of talented central midfielders. Former Everton man Steven Pienaar has not proved a solution for Sunderland, and certainly shouldn't concern Kirchhoff regarding a starting spot. [More]