Champions League-winning Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson has been offered the freedom of his home city of Sunderland – but he has politely asked for the honour to be delayed until he nears retirement.
Sunderland owner Stewart Donald is considering investment from a number of interested parties amid speculation that a takeover is close.
Lee Bowyer believes Patrick Bauer’s promotion-winning goal hands Charlton a lifeline in their bid to retain their captain next season.
Captain Patrick Bauer’s scrambled last-gasp strike sealed Charlton’s Sky Bet Championship promotion in a dramatic 2-1 League One play-off final victory over Sunderland at Wembley.
Lee Bowyer recognises Charlton need to win Sunday’s League One play-off final against Sunderland if the Addicks squad is to stand any chance of not ‘crumbling’.
Charlton’s Igor Vetokele remains a significant doubt for Sunday’s League One play-off final against Sunderland.
Jack Ross was a 21-year-old defender with Camelon Juniors when Sunderland and Charlton played out arguably the most famous play-off final in history at Wembley in May 1998.
Emeli Sande will hand academic honours to her own parents after being named chancellor at the University of Sunderland.
Charlton reached the Sky Bet League One play-off final, where they will meet Sunderland, after a dramatic penalty shootout victory over Doncaster.
Grant Leadbitter has revealed he helped Sunderland reach the Sky Bet League One play-off final just a day after the death of his mother.
Sunderland manager Jack Ross admits he would rather be relaxing on holiday than preparing for another trip to Wembley.
Sunderland manager Jack Ross believes his side have answered some of their critics by reaching the Sky Bet League One play-off final with victory over Portsmouth.
Sunderland scraped through to the Sky Bet League One play-off final after grinding out a goalless draw with Portsmouth in a feisty encounter at Fratton Park.
A man has been arrested after threats to kill spectators at Thursday night’s League One play-off clash between Portsmouth and Sunderland were made on social media.
Portsmouth will carry out enhanced security checks at Thursday’s game with Sunderland after a social media user threatened to shoot and bomb supporters attending the game.
Jack Ross has ordered Sunderland not to leave anything to chance by booking their place in the Sky Bet League One play-off final with a victory at Portsmouth.
Portsmouth boss Kenny Jackett will give Lee Brown and Brett Pitman every chance to prove their fitness ahead of Thursday night’s League One play-off decider against Sunderland.
Sunderland will appeal against Alim Ozturk’s red card in the first leg of their League One play-off semi-final against Portsmouth.
Sunderland will take a one-goal lead to Fratton Park on Thursday night after they shrugged off the second-half dismissal of Alim Ozturk to claim a 1-0 win over Portsmouth in the first leg of their League One play-off semi-final.
Sunderland boss Jack Ross is refusing to let the pressure of the League One play-offs get to him as looks to make the most of a second chance.
Sunderland boss Jack Ross will have a trio of key men back at his disposal for Saturday evening’s League One play-off semi-final, first-leg clash with Portsmouth.
Winger Aiden McGeady is ready to boost Sunderland’s bid for League One play-off glory as he prepares to return to training ahead of Saturday’s semi-final showdown with Portsmouth.
Southend manager Kevin Bond could not hide his delight after keeping the Shrimpers in Sky Bet League One with a dramatic 2-1 win against Sunderland at Roots Hall.
Stephen Humphrys bagged a late winner to keep Southend in Sky Bet League One with a 2-1 victory against Sunderland at Roots Hall.
Southend boss Kevin Bond could take a gamble on striker Stephen Humphrys as he looks to secure the club’s League One status against promotion hopefuls Sunderland.
Sunderland boss Jack Ross was angry after his side saw their slim automatic promotion hopes ended following a 2-1 defeat at Fleetwood.
Sunderland’s Sky Bet League One automatic promotion dreams are over after they lost 2-1 away at Fleetwood.
Former Manchester United defender John O’Shea will retire after the final match of the Sky Bet Championship season on Sunday, his club Reading have announced.
The mother of Bradley Lowery, the England football mascot whose battle with childhood cancer touched millions of people, has spoken of how she tried to hide her pain from the public.
Sacking former chief executive Martin Bain cost Sunderland more than £1million in compensation last year, despite the Scot presiding over two successive relegations, the League One side’s financial accounts have revealed.