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INTERVIEW: Former Sunderland winger JOHN OSTER talks about his time at the club!

Roker Report’s Matty Crichton sat down with ex-Sunderland winger John Oster to talk about his career, the many managers, the ups, downs and everything in-between. WATCH it on our Youtube channel!

Roker Report interviewer Matthew Crichton sat down with John Oster to discuss his career as a footballer, including his six year spell at Sunderland. The former Wales international made 71 first-team appearances for Sunderland scoring five goals, he played the majority of his football in the 2003/04 season as the club reached the FA Cup semi-finals and were eliminated from the Championship play-offs on penalties.


What can I expect from the Interview?

  • Oster discusses his recent appointment as assistant manager of non-league club Whickham FC;
  • His time at Sunderland, including his standout season under Mick McCarthy in addition to Sunderland’s record Premier League finishes under Peter Reid;
  • Why his international career came to an end with Wales under manager John Toshack;
  • His career highlights at clubs such as: Grimsby, Everton, Reading, Crystal Palace, Doncaster and Gateshead;
  • His opinion on ex-teammates being linked with Sunderland;
  • Who the best manager he played under was, and who would be in his five-a-side team from his playing career...
John Oster
Oster has joined non-league club Whickham FC to be his former Gateshead teammate Matty Pattison’s assistant manager.
Sunderland AFC

How do I listen?

You can listen the video interview on the Roker Report YouTube channel!

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