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How businesses can support the Sunderland Community Soup Kitchen Christmas Appeal

We have amazing businesses and brilliant entrepreneurs in our city. Their support for the Sunderland Community Soup Kitchen could make all the difference this Christmas... and Roker Report will give them a little something in return!

Bailey Wright shares heartache after historic Australia win over Denmark

Our Socceroo revealed after the game his mother-in-law was gravely ill.

“Sock Ness Drogba” - Limited edition Soup Kitchen merch for Sunderland fans released!

Do you love Ross Stewart and want his image on your feet as he steps back into the Lads side this winter? Roker Report and the Sock Council have created a unique Christmas gift to support the Soup Kitchen appeal.

Launch of the Sunderland Community Soup Kitchen Christmas Appeal 2022

Roker Report is once again asking for your kind support in our efforts to raise money for the Sunderland Community Soup Kitchen with our #SoupKitchen22 appeal.

Thank you all so much!

Last night we received the Best Club Content Creator award at the 2022 Football Content Awards in Manchester - thanks to every single one of our contributors, readers and listeners. This is for all of us!

Roker Roundup: Report claims Jewi’s value has quadrupled, with Spanish giants Valencia after him

He’s only been here two minutes and has barely featured, but reports in Spain claim that World Cup bound teenager Jewison Bennette is already attracting interest from La Liga giants Valencia.

Roker Roundup: Ex-Sunderland striker McCoist thinks we can make the Championship Playoffs!

Could another trip to Wembley be on the cards? Former Sunderland striker Ally McCoist can’t see any reason why the Lads can’t make the playoffs this season…

Please vote for Roker Report in the Football Supporters Association Awards!

The FSAs are the annual fans’ football awards, and Roker Report is honoured to be shortlisted in the "Fan Media of the Year" category. Please vote for us along with your favourite players, commentators and pundits.

Roker Roundup: Ex-Sunderland midfielder Seb Larsson announces his retirement after a long career

Seb Larsson - who made 176 appearances for Sunderland during his time on Wearside - has announced he’ll finish up his playing career at the end of the current Allsvenskan season.

Reaction: The worst kept secret in the world is confirmed - Sunderland Til I Die is coming back!

Fulwell73’s Leo Pearlman has finally confirmed that they’re bringing back ‘Sunderland Til I Die’ for a third series - and I can’t wait to see things finally come to a happy end.

Transfer News: Sunderland looking closely at free agent striker

During his appearance on Roker Report: Friday Night Live, SSN presenter Tom White revealed that Sunderland are looking closely at a ‘long term deal’ for a free agent striker.

Exclusive: “We haven’t ridden the wave from the Euros” - Clark on need to improve SAFC Women!

The head of the women’s domain at Sunderland AFC, Alex Clark, gives us a unique insight into the behind the scenes operation at the Academy and tells us why he "can’t defend the indefensible".

Roker Roundup: Danny Graham on Di Canio ‘nightmare’ & KLD jets off to Uruguay to visit clubs

In a chat with RR, Danny Graham revealed what it was like to work under the rule of Paolo Di Canio, whilst elsewhere it looks like Kyril is jetting off to Uruguay to visit a bunch of clubs - what could that mean?

Roker Roundup: Asoro hits out at agents after Sunderland spell & Jewi’s dad speaks on progress

Joel Asoro says he was ripped off by agents when he moved to Sunderland, and Jewison Bennette’s dad has been chatting about his son’s progress since arriving on Wearside.

Sunderland fans - we need you! Vote for Roker Report as Best Club Content Creator at the FCAs!

We’ve made the shortlist for ‘Best Club Content Creator’ at this year’s Football Content Awards - but to bring the silverware home to Wearside, we need YOUR help!

Roker Roundup: Bennette’s dad gives details on why he’s not featured yet - and a BCD friendly

Speaking to the Costa Rican media, Jewison Bennette’s dad spoke about why his son has not featured since arriving - and talked about a behind closed doors friendly which featured our four new recruits.

Roker Roundup: Ex-Sunderland defender thinks we’ll be ‘better off’ with Mowbray in charge

An ex-Sunderland defender has had his say on our managerial situation and thinks we’ll be ‘better off’ with Tony Mowbray in charge; Winchester speaks about leaving Wearside; and several other ex-players are on the move

Lifting the Lid: Sunderland new-boy Abdoullah Ba gives in-depth insight into who he is

In an interview published last year by French magazine Onze Mondial, new Sunderland midfielder Abdoullah Ba gave some fascinating insight into the type of person and player he is.

Please nominate Roker Report for the FCAs!

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Roker Roundup: Sunderland linked with move for young French Le Havre midfielder Abdoullah Ba

French newspaper Paris Normandie have linked Sunderland with a move for Le Havre’s 19-year-old midfielder Abdoullah Ba - an international teammate of Edouard Michut!

Roker Roundup: Sunderland linked with brother of Lionesses star & Bennette speaks in Costa Rica

The teenage brother of England Lionesses star Georgia Stanway has been linked with a move to Sunderland, whilst Jewison Bennette has spoken to the media in his home country following his arrival on Wearside.

Roker Roundup: Bennette heads to Wearside to wrap up Sunderland move

Plus, the latest on Brighton defender Jan Paul van Hecke’s potential loan move to the Stadium of Light.

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Friday Night Live! Get involved tonight @ 19:30pm with our interactive SAFC Twitter podcast!

Join us tonight at 7:30pm over on the Roker Report Twitter page as we host our ‘Friday Night Live’ Twitter Spaces podcast. We’ll be talking all things Sunderland ahead of Saturday’s game - and you can take part!

News: Sunderland set to seal the signing of 18-year old Costa Rica international on 4 year deal

According to various news outlets and TV stations in Costa Rica, one of the best young talents in the country - 18-year-old international winger Jewison Bennette - will fly to Sunderland on Tuesday to sign a four year deal.

Roker Roundup: Journo claims Broadhead set for a move to Wigan - but we want a centre half

The news today suggests Nathan Broadhead may be favouring a move to Wigan rather than Sunderland, and we’re apparently after another defender, too.

Roker Roundup: League One manager name-drops Sunderland winger - could he be set to leave?

Sunderland winger Jack Diamond is on the lips of a League One manager, whilst Neil Warnock has tipped us to be a dark horse in the Championship - singing the praises of Ross Stewart at the same time.

Roker Roundup: Hoppe springs eternal, ex-Everton keeper linked, and Rodwell’s on the move again

Alex Neil’s been linked with a US striker - and, could a former Everton keeper be about to strengthen our ranks?

Roker Roundup: Sunderland eye up a deal for an Everton striker. But not that one...

Another Goodison Park striker is in Alex Neil’s sights, while two former Sunderland players are on the move.

Roker Roundup: Is former AFC Fylde youngster set to sign for Sunderland?

It seems that a youngster who formerly played for AFC Fylde could be set to sign for Sunderland, whilst elsewhere a couple of names from our past are back in the news…

Roker Roundup: German winger linked with Sunderland looks set to join Championship rivals

Despite apparent interest from Sunderland it appears that German winger Reda Khadra is set for a move to Yorkshire, whilst the recently-released Will Grigg has found himself a new permanent home...

Roker Roundup: Sunderland set to miss out on Wimbledon midfielder as he opts for Huddersfield

Reputable journalist Richard Cawley has reported that Huddersfield have won the race to sign the highly-rated Jack Rudoni - a player who Sunderland had bid for.

Sunderland Women 22/23 fixtures are out - here’s what we can look forward to next season!

With the Barclay’s Women’s Championship fixtures announced, we take a look at who Sunderland will be facing up against in Matchday 1 and a look ahead to other opponents across the season.

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