Brendan Rodgers insists Liverpool have the best strike pair in the Premier League after watching Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge cement their growing partnership.Tuesday, 1 October, 2013, 1:36am
Paolo Di Canio might have transformed Sunderland's fortunes in the past three weeks, but the Black Cats manager claims his side cannot take Premier League safety for granted.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Manchester City will find Sunderland barring the way when they make their debut in next month's HKFC Citibank International Soccer Sevens.18 Apr 2013 - 5:18am
Paolo Di Canio vowed to keep his volatile temper under control after the controversial Italian’s debut as Sunderland manager ended in a frustrating 2-1 defeat against Chelsea.
Di Canio’s two-year spell in charge at Swindon was described as “management by hand grenade” by the club’s former chairman and his reign with the Black Cats has the potential to be equally explosive.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Di Canio's arrival on Wearside as successor to the sacked Martin O'Neill triggered a storm of negative headlines about the Italian's notorious political views.7 Apr 2013 - 4:18am
Sunderland reacted to the looming prospect of relegation from the English Premier League by firing manager Martin O’Neill on Saturday, hours after a 1-0 loss to Manchester United left the club just a point clear of the bottom three.31 Mar 2013 - 12:11pm
Liverpool's fresh signing from Chelsea, Daniel Sturridge, was in the stands to watch his new teammates get the New Year off to a winning start by defeating Sunderland 3-0 at Anfield to move up to eighth place in the Premier League.4 Jan 2013 - 1:40am
Joe Hart has told his Manchester City teammates to forget about their defeat by Sunderland and focus on getting their title ambitions back on track at Norwich today.
The Premier League champions trail seven points behind leaders Manchester United after the 1-0 defeat to Sunderland on Wednesday and now face a tricky trip to take on giant-killers Norwich at Carrow Road.29 Dec 2012 - 3:35am
Schalke 04 midfielder Lewis Holtby will leave the Bundesliga club at the end of the season after the Germany international turned down a contract extension, the club said yesterday.29 Dec 2012 - 3:34am
Roberto Mancini refused to blame goalkeeper Joe Hart for damaging Manchester City's title challenge as the champions slipped to a shock 1-0 defeat at Sunderland.
England midfielder Adam Johnson claimed the only goal against his former club to end City's eight-month unbeaten away league record.28 Dec 2012 - 2:20am
Seven months after winning the Premier League with Manchester City, Adam Johnson inflicted a blow to his former club’s title defence by clinching a 1-0 victory for Sunderland on Wednesday.27 Dec 2012 - 9:53am
With Chelsea on a leave of absence from the English Premier League, the two Manchester leviathans are presented with the opportunity to open an even more significant gap on their nearest pursuers this weekend.15 Dec 2012 - 3:34am
The English Premier League (EPL) Asia Trophy is set to return to Hong Kong next summer, just two years after the showpiece was last staged in the city.
Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore and other league executives were expected to be in town this week to iron out the details, a source close to the deal said yesterday.12 Dec 2012 - 2:59am
Alex Ferguson lit the fuse on a potentially explosive showdown with Manchester City as the Manchester United manager claimed a victory at Eastlands would be one of his club's greatest-ever results.8 Dec 2012 - 2:35am
Sunderland rescued a 1-1 draw against 10-man Newcastle yesterday as Demba Ba's late own goal cost his team a victory over their bitter rivals in the Tyne-Wear derby.
Martin O'Neill's team had laboured in vain to break down the Newcastle defence despite having the numerical advantage following Newcastle midfielder Cheick Tiote's 25th-minute dismissal.22 Oct 2012 - 3:41am