Ethan's Report: Sunderland end losing streak but poor tactics costly

Sunderland went into the game with only one fit senior striker after Lewis Grabban’s injury against Forest midweek. Adam Matthews retained his place in the starting 11 as did new boys Jonny Williams, Marc Wilson and Callum McManaman whilst Lamine Kone came in for Tyias Browning who ultimately cost the match on Tuesday night. [More]

Ethan's Report: Another game, another disappointment

Simon Grayson’s side returned fresh after the international break with winger Aiden McGeady picking up a knock on Republic of Ireland duty, thus ruling him out of the Blades clash. New signings Marc Wilson and Jonny Williams made debuts while deadline day signing Callum McManaman would start on the bench. [More]

Ethan's report: Chancers and chance wasters

Sunderland travelled to Barnsley with fond memories of Oakwell from the 2006/07 season when they took over 8000 fans to witness a 2-0 victory with late goals from Grant Leadbitter and David Connolly. However, the return to the home of Paul Heckingbottom's men wasn't a happy one. [More]