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Saturday | Mirror.co.uk

Sunderland make West Ham transfer target Connor Wickham's new contract their No1 priority

Club and striker whose goals kept them up last season both "relaxed" about the situation says boss Poyet despite interest from the Hammers and Crystal Palace Wickham, 21, is out of contract next summer and West Ham tested Sunderland with two bids rising to 5million before the transfer window closed. Crystal Palace were also interested .

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Saturday | Independent.ie

Kane clanger hands Sunderland draw

Tottenham's Christian Eriksen scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Spurs boss Pochettino, who lost two and drew two of his four visits to the Stadium of Light with former club Southampton, looked set to leave with three points this time around after Christian Eriksen had fired the visitors into a 48th-minute lead.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Sebastian Larsson, Lee Cattermole, Wes Brown, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland, Emmanuel Adebayor

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet backs 'incredible new player'...

The Italian, who signed for the Black Cats last summer, played 90 minutes in the Azzuri's win over Norway and Poyet is tipping him for further success But Poyet says Giaccherini has created a buzz with his performances in training and is ready to be a big hit now he is fully fit. Giaccherini, signed for 6.5 million, played the full game as Italy beat Norway on Tuesday and is pushing for a main role against Spurs .

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BleacherReport

Sunderland vs. Tottenham: Key Issues That Will Shape the Premier League Game

The home side are still looking for their first league win of the season. Meanwhile, the visitors will want to bounce back from a 3-0 loss to Liverpool prior to the international break.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Harry Kane, World Soccer, More Sports, Sebastian Larsson, Lee Cattermole, Tottenham, Sunderland

Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Advertiser

Sunderland players could lure Hodgson to Wearside more often says Cattermole

ROY HODGSON has been urged to make Wearside a regular stop on his scouting missions as Sunderland's inspirational midfielder Lee Cattermole attempts to gatecrash the England squad. Cattermole, who has carried on in the sort of form which helped the Black Cats stay in the Premier League last season, thinks the door has widened to break in to Hodgson's get-togethers and that was highlighted by the likes of Jack Colback and Fabian Delph being called up this time around.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Lee Cattermole, Jack Colback, More Sports, Sunderland

Sat Sep 06, 2014

Business News

Sunderland offered free agent Brazilian international striker as Borini alternative

Sunderland manager Gustavo Poyet could add to his ever-growing South American contingent after being offered the chance to sign striker Jonas. Sunderland ended the season strongly with good results against Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United, taking seven points from a possible nine in those games to haul themselves away from relegation trouble.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland, Jonas, Costel Pantilimon, Manchester City, Sebastian Coates

Business News

The three Sunderland stars whose deals end in 2015 - Who should stay?

Three Sunderland players are now in the final year of their current contract, so who is likely to be handed an extension and who looks set for the exit in less than 12 months? Wes Brown , John O'Shea and Connor Wickham are all in the final 12 months of their current deals, and with players free to discuss pre-contract agreements from January Gus Poyet will be keen to tie down any players that he wishes to keep in the next four months. The situation surrounding Wickham has been much publicised, with the striker's future remaining unclear and the very real possibility that he could leave for a free next summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Wes Brown, John O'Shea, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland

Fri Sep 05, 2014

Chronicle Live

Sunderland AFC winger Seb Larsson makes history for Sweden

Sunderland's Seb Larsson played a huge part in making history last night as he set up both of Zlatan Ibrahimovic's goals that made the PSG star Sweden's all time leading goal scorer. Larsson , whose form has improved significantly on Wearside in the last 12 months, played a starring role again for his country in Solna as they ran out 2-0 winners over Estonia in a friendly.

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Related Topix: FIFA Soccer World Cup, Sweden World Cup, Sports, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Business News

Is this Argentine World Cup playmaker the man to help Sunderland finish above Newcastle?

Sunderland have had a busy summer under manager Gustavo Poyet , with the likes of Costel Pantilimon, Billy Jones, Santiago Vergini, Sebastian Coates, Patrick van Aanholt, Jack Rodwell, Jordi Gomez and Will Buckley as the Black Cats look to continue their good run of form from the end of last season. However, their most impressive capture of the summer came on deadline day, as Inter Milan playmaker Ricardo Alvarez made the move to the Stadium of Light on a season-long loan deal, though Sunderland do have the option to make it permanent in a year's time.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Lee Cattermole, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland, Sebastian Coates, Ricardo Alvarez, Philippe Coutinho

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Chronicle Live

Lee Congerton makes sorting out Connor Wickham's Sunderland future the priority

Resolving the future of Connor Wickham is now at the top of Lee Congerton's Sunderland to-do list, with the Black Cats certain to face further interest in the England under-21 striker in the next transfer window. It is understood that Crystal Palace's new boss Neil Warnock is a fan of the striker and if he had more time before Monday's deadline day, there may have been an offer tabled.

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This is Local London

Footgolf comes to Bromley: Weird sport is sweeping the nation

The UK's fastest growing sport, footgolf, has arrived in Bromley. Hatty Collier visits a course in Downe to try out a hole new ball game.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

BleacherReport

Premier League Team of Week 3: Costa, Sterling, Schneiderlin & Moreno Star

Here we analyse every game and pick out a star XI, choosing the best players in each position to meld a workable formation .

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Related Topix: Sports, World Soccer, Swansea City, More Sports, Raheem Sterling, Soccer Players, Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur, Sunderland

The Advertiser

Match Analysis - Queens Park Rangers 1 Sunderland 0

Sunderland's Manager Gus Poyet during the Barclays Premier League match at Loftus Road, London.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Lee Cattermole, Wes Brown, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland, Armand Traore, Bobby Zamora

The Northern Echo

Match Analysis a " Queens Park Rangers 1 Sunderland 0

Sunderland's Manager Gus Poyet during the Barclays Premier League match at Loftus Road, London.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Northern Echo

Follow transfer deadline day live online on Monday

The transfer window closes next Monday, meaning the North-East's big three clubs have six days to complete their business for the summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Jack Colback, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland, Salomon Kalou

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Northern Echo

Match report: QPR 1 Sunderland 0

SUNDERLAND tasted defeat for the first time this season after going down 1-0 to Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Lee Cattermole, Wes Brown, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland, Armand Traore, Bobby Zamora

BleacherReport

Sensational Leroy Fer the Difference in No. 10 Role for QPR vs. Sunderland

In tight games in the lower half of the Premier League table, one moment of quality - or one sparkling performance - can be enough to haul in three points.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Lee Cattermole, Wes Brown, More Sports, Sunderland, Matt Phillips

Goal.com

QPR 1-0 Sunderland: Austin goal gets Rs first win

The former Burnley striker fired his first Premier League goal into the top corner on the stroke of half-time to give Harry Redknapp's men their first win this season Charlie Austin filled the void left by Chelsea -bound Loic Remy as QPR beat Sunderland to claim a first win back in the Premier League.

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Business News

CONFIRMED: QPR v Sunderland line-ups

Harry Redknapp's side line up in a 4-3-3 formation, while Jack Rodwell and Connor Wickham start for the visitors.

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The Northern Echo

Poyet admits Sunderland will be in a "dangerous position" unless they make two more signings

STILL KEEN: Sunderland are close to signing Brighton's Will Buckley, while Gus Poyet remains hopeful of landing Fabio Borini GUS POYET concedes Sunderland will be in a "dangerous position" unless they complete at least two signings before the transfer window closes on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, World Soccer, More Sports, Sunderland, Ricardo Alvarez, Inter Milan, Sebastian Coates, Liverpool

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