It was a bad day at the office for Sunderland on Saturday but, despite that, one man in particular came away from the game with immense credit after what was a fantastic individual display.
Ahead of tonight’s Checkatrade Trophy clash with Manchester City U21s we caught up with MCFC Academy expert Gavin to find out all about what we’re dealing with. You can listen for FREE as usual, on Acast, iTunes, Spotify, & YouTube - get stuck in.
Jack Ross suggested that he would play a strong side this evening as Sunderland look to take on step closer to a Wembley final in the EFL Trophy. Is this the team he’ll field tonight?
Scotland international striker Ross McCormack has spoken about his broken down move to Wearside which was detailed in the ‘Sunderland Til I Die’ Netflix series.
Today Sunderland manager Jack Ross acknowledged for the first time that we are keen on Wigan striker Will Grigg and that bids have been made to sign him. Here’s the full transcript of that media conference.
"We still have a fair way to go (in the season) yet though and it feels to me that we’re watching a game of poker without being able to see anyone’s hand", writes Damian Brown.
Sunderland let promising young striker Andrew Nelson leave the club to join Dundee last week. He wasn’t given a chance in the first team - will we be left to rue the decision to let him go? Email us: RokerReport@Yahoo.co.uk - we’ll include your message in the next edition!
Sunderland forfeited a lead again as their inability to score more than one goal came back to bite them. Maybe it is time for a radical change in personnel or formation to get the Black Cats firing once again?
In today’s run-down of Sunderland’s draw at Scunny we discuss needing new players in a number of positions, the impact of Dunne and McLaughlin, and whether Jack Ross got some of his decisions wrong.
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Will an injury to Sunderland’s top transfer target hamper our chances of nabbing him? Either way, Stewart Donald has vowed to spend money to strengthen our squad.
Sunderland have developed a rather unwanted trend of being unable to score more than once in a game, and yesterday it cost us once more down at Scunthorpe. A solution is needed - and fast!
A bit of Sunderland related trivia to get your brain moving on this fine Sunday morning. Best of luck, ladies and gents - let us know how you fare!
Charlie Wyke hasn’t quite met the expectations of the Sunderland supporters so far, but it’s important - for the good of the team - that we get behind him and ensure all of us do our part to ensure we make things work.
Sunderland failed to hold a lead once again as they conceded late in the game to draw away at Scunthorpe in what was a thoroughly disappointing performance. Here’s how it went, and how the Lads rated.
Sunderland have made three changes to their starting XI for this afternoon’s game down at Scunthorpe, with Josh Maja, Lee Cattermole and Jimmy Dunne coming in to the side.