Bruce wants Darren Bent and Phil Bardsley

Steve Bruce and Hull City are reportedly targeting two of Bruce’s former protégés in the form of Darren Bent and Phil Bardsley. The newly promoted Premier League club has already splashed the cash on several new signings ahead of the new season and has reportedly two more targets in...

DI CANIO TAKES OVER

Sunderland recently appointed Paolo Di Canio as the replacement for Martin O'Neill, and the new manager has said that he is confident of keeping the club in the division. Sunderland are just one point above the relegation zone with seven matches remaining in the season. They have been for...

NOT GOOD ENOUGH

Phil Bardsley has said that the performance of the Sunderland team was really poor in the FA Cup match against Bolton Wanderers on Tuesday and the team deserved to lose that match. Sunderland was defeated by Bolton Wanderers by 2-0 in that match and with that defeat; the Black Cats...

NOT FULLY FIT

The defender of Sunderland, Phil Bardsley, has admitted that he made a comeback in October without getting 100% fit and that was the reason; why he was looking slow in the matches that he played towards the end of last year. Phil Bardsley had to remain out of action in...

HAPPY WITH MATCHES

The Sunderland defender, Phil Bardsley, has said that he is pretty happy to have been getting regular starting opportunities and he would like to contribute more for the team in the upcoming matches. The performance of Sunderland in its previous match against Fulham was pretty good and the Black...

FLETCHER IMPRESSES

The Sunderland manager Martin O'Neill has said that he is extremely delighted with the debut of the new signing Steven Fletcher in the 2-2 draw with Swansea city during the weekend. The former Wolves striker was signed by the club for around £ 15 million along with the addons....

EUROPE IS THE TARGET

Sunderland defender Phil Bardsley has said that he is hoping that the club can push for a European place this season following the significant additions they have made to the squad in the summer transfer window. Players like Carlos Cuellar has arrived at the club on a free transfer,...

Defensive concerns for Sunderland

Sunderland manager Martin O’Neill could face a potential defensive headache as centre back Wes Brown suffered suspected knee ligament damage in the Black Casts 3-2 friendly victory against FC Groningen on Sunday. The former Manchester United man, signed for a fee of an estimated £1 million last summer could face...

GLAD GORDON IS BACK

Sunderland defender Michael Turner has said that the club and the staff are extremely delighted to see the return of goalkeeper Craig Gordon the first team action. Craig Gordon has had an injury laden spell during his time at Sunderland. He has just returned to the first-team action after...

SUNDERLAND GET OFF TO PERFECT START

Sunderland came from behind in the most impressive fashion's against Blackburn to record a much-needed win in the dying minutes of the game. Blackburn were leading the game 1-0 going into the final 10 min, but crucial substitutions from the new manager Martin O'Neill helped Sunderland to overturn the...