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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.

Roker Roundup: Colombian international forward on Man City’s books linked with Sunderland move

According to a news outlet in his home country, Colombian international forward Marlos Moreno - who is on the books of Manchester City - is wanted by Sunderland, Norwich & Bristol City.

Roker Roundup: Sunderland trying to lure Spurs winger Jack Clarke back to Wearside permanently

Craig Hope of the Daily Mail has reported that Sunderland are trying to thrash out a deal with Spurs to bring Jack Clarke back to Wearside on a permanent basis.

Sunderland Women's new signing - Tyler Dodds

The Singing Winger. After an incredible season with Glasgow City FC, the Gateshead-born winger heads back to the North East with unfinished business.

Roker Roundup: Schalke goalie & Derby defender the latest names on the Sunderland rumour mill

Silly season is back in full swing, and whilst Arby has found a new club after leaving, a Schalke goalie and a Derby defender are the latest players linked with a move to Sunderland this summer.

Sunderland have fresh bid for Wimbledon starlet Jack Rudoni rejected - is it a matter of time?

Reports in South London indicate that Sunderland have had an improved bid rejected for AFC Wimbledon’s young star Jack Rudoni rejected - will we eventually meet their valuation?

RIP, Marton Fulop: Ex-Sunderland goalkeeper’s mother talks about her son’s brave battle

Ex-Sunderland goalkeeper Marton Fulop died tragically after a brave battle with cancer in 2015 - and ahead of his 5th memorial camp, his mother has spoken about her tragic loss, and her encounters with SAFC fans abroad.

Roker Roundup: Are Sunderland set to offer Ross Stewart a bumper new contract?

He’s due back at the Academy of Light this week - and Ross Stewart is set to be offered a bumper new Sunderland contract, according to the Daily Record.

Roker Roundup: Sunderland target Rudoni won’t be moving on the cheap!

In today’s roundup, Wimbledon are holding out for a substantial fee for Rudoni, Jack Ross wants Tangerine success, a new job for Paul Reid, and Jack Rodwell’s motivation in his final SAFC season.

Roker Roundup: Sunderland linked with ex-Man Utd and Lazio playmaker Ravel Morrison

The latest player linked in the media with a move to Sunderland is former Manchester United and Lazio midfielder Ravel Morrison, who is set to leave Derby when his contract expires next week.

Methven gone as KLD finally takes a majority share in Sunderland

KLD now has a majority of SAFC, Sartori increases his stake, and Donald stays on as a silent partner.

Roker Roundup: Report claims that Sunderland have had £1m bid for young midfielder rejected

According to The Sun, Sunderland have had a £1m bid rejected for Wimbledon midfielder Jack Rudoni.

Roker Roundup: Report suggests that Sunderland are interested in free agent Irish international

Sunderland are one of a few Championship clubs that, according to TEAMtalk, are interested in signing soon-to-be free agent Ireland international Robbie Brady.

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Hoffmann gives more insight into allegations of Covid-19 mistreatment at Sunderland

Ron-Thorben Hoffmann appeared on Sky Sport in Germany this morning to discuss his allegations regarding a Covid diagnosis whilst at the club.

Sunderland Women announce retained list and new contracts, with more news to come!

Sunderland AFC Women have confirmed that they’ve secured five of our best players on new deals, but there are one or two big names missing from the retained list. Charlotte Patterson has all the news for you.

Exclusive: SSN’s Tom White gives more information on the potential investment in Sunderland AFC

In a conversation with the Roker Rapport Podcast, SSN presenter and Sunderland supporter Tom White gave further information on the group hoping to buy shares in the club, and on Kyril Louis-Dreyfus’ intentions.

Roker Roundup: Success for Sunderland star Bailey Wright as he edges closer to the World Cup

It hasn’t been a bad few months for our Bailey, and he’s back in the Australia side and potentially off to the World Cup - whilst elsewhere, some Sunderland old boys are on the move...

Roker Roundup: Sunderland linked with move for Irish teenager & Bailey Wright shows he “gets it”

Bailey Wright’s thoughts on Sunderland’s supporters should be put on a crowd surfer, t-shirts, the lot... whilst elsewhere, we’ve been linked with a move for an Irish teenager who is also being tracked by Premier League sides.

Sunderland AFC’s ownership situation takes a new twist as Sky report that a deal is in place

As first reported by Tom White of Sky Sports News, it appears that Stewart Donald and Charlie Methven have agreed a deal to sell their shares in the club - with the incoming group potentially looking to involve supporters in their plans.

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A wonderful post-playoff gesture from the Sunderland fans!

After a memorable playoff weekend, almost £1000 has been raised for staff at the Nags Head pub in Covent Garden, as a special thanks from Sunderland fans.

Roker Roundup: Another Dajaku clause… and Sunderland U23s are heading to Canada

Leon Dajaku’s former club have had to fork out some money for him, and our U23s side are headed across the pond to Canada for pre-season...

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