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Matchday Musings: You can’t bloody win ‘em all... but at least we were entertained!

Ah well. Three points would have been nice, but a draw and a clean sheet only tell half of the story as the Lads turned in an entertaining performance. Gav’s here with his rundown of the matchday experience...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 0-0 Preston North End - Stalemate at the SoL for the Lads

Sunderland lacked a cutting edge as a stubborn Preston side take a point back across the Pennines.

Lasses Match Report & Ratings: Sunderland slip to another league defeat

The Lasses have taken just 1 point from a possible 12 in the opening few games of the season, but there are positives to take after a much-improved performance on Sunday morning.

Andy’s Player Ratings: Watford 2-2 Sunderland: Alese & Bennette’s first goals win a deserved point

Mowbray’s attacking substitutes crucial for the lads who come from behind twice to save a point at Vicarage Road. Here’s how Andy rated the players today...

Talking Points: Strikerless Sunderland put on a show for travelling support

What a performance by Tony Mowbray’s lads! Sunderland went away and showed their class, leaving plenty for us to discuss...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Reading 0-3 Sunderland - Roberts double give impressive Lads away win!

Ellis Simms’ injury triggered Sunderland’s wide players into action as Roberts stars in a great performance at Reading. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads tonight...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Middlesbrough 1-0 Sunderland: Lads lack a cutting edge as ‘Boro take the points!

A disappointing evening on Teeside sees Ross Stewart injured in the warm up and Sunderland fail to seriously threaten the Middlesbrough goal. Here’s how Andy rated the players tonight...

Matchday Musings - Rotherham (H): A convincing win for Mowbray’s first game in charge!

Never in doubt was it? Great performance from the Lads as we get exactly what we deserve with a convincing win over Rotherham.

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 3-0 Rotherham Utd - Perfect start to the Mowbray era at SAFC!

The Lads completely outclassed fellow promoted side Rotherham, with two goals from Stewart and a wonderful solo effort from Clarke. Here’s how Andy rated the players tonight...

Lasses Match Report & Ratings: Sunderland given a wake up call in a 4-0 defeat at the SoL!

Sunderland Women had an opening home game to forget with a 4-0 defeat to recently relegated Birmingham Women. Graeme Field has the story and the player ratings!

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Matchday Musings - Norwich (H): Sunderland just experienced one of those days on Saturday afternoon!

The Lads acquitted themselves well against a tough and classy opponent, but when Sunderland needed the rub of the green, we didn’t quite get it

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 0-1 Norwich City - Frustration as Canaries complete smash and grab

Despite a good performance, Sunderland were unlucky to lose 1-0 against Norwich at the Stadium of Light. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads…

Lasses Match Report & Ratings: Sunderland come from behind to earn a point v Durham!

Sunderland started off their Barclays Women’s Championship campaign with a tightly contested 1-1 draw against Durham Women. Graeme Field has the story and the first player ratings of the season!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Stoke City 0-1 Sunderland - Here’s how the Lads rated after today’s win

Another day, another Ross Stewart goal, another Sunderland win - this time Stoke going down at the hands of the Loch Ness Drogba. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads...

Matchday Musings - Stoke (a): Sunderland wanted it more than they did - it’s as simple as that!

HAAAAAAAAWAAAAY ME BONNY LADS! It wasn’t easy, but we deserved that win - Alex Neil’s Sunderland picking up another three points away from home as we march on to face his old side Norwich next weekend.

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Matchday Musings: A first league defeat of the season for ten-man Sunderland

In what was undoubtedly a tricky-looking away trip, Alex Neil’s men took on Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on Wednesday night, but ultimately fell short against the class of Paul Heckingbottom’s team.

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sheff Utd 2-1 Sunderland - Battling ten-man Mackems lose at Bramall Lane

Despite playing most of the game with ten men, Sunderland battled hard but ultimately lost away at promotion favourites Sheffield United. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads...

Lasses Matchday Musings: Euros excitement was on show as Sunderland end pre-season on a high!

A bumper Eppleton crowd cheered the Lasses onto a convincing win over tough opposition on Sunday, setting up Mel Reay’s side nicely for the Championship season ahead.

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 2-2 QPR - Rangers ‘keeper Dieng shocks the Lads in dramatic finale!

A glorious day on Wearside and a 37,000-strong Stadium of Light crowd saw our unbeaten league run continue, but the Lads failed to take three points. Here’s how Andy rated the players today...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sheff Wed 2-0 Sunderland - Fully-rotated Mackems dumped out the EFL Cup!

We’re out of the League Cup already, but is anyone really bothered? Eleven changes were made to Sunderland’s team, and we were poor as we lost 2-0 at Hillsborough. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads...

Talking Points: Sensational Simms, worrying wingbacks and... Lee Howey’s crack

Three points in the bag, and our season’s up and running. But what were the key talking points from the game?

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Andy’s Player Ratings: Bristol City 2-3 Sunderland- A debut brace for Simms as Black Cats bag victory

Ellis Simms scored twice on his debut as Sunderland picked up their first league win of the season. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 1-1 Coventry City - 40,000 watch as we get our first point

Jack Clarke’s first half header was cancelled out by a thunderous Viktor Gyokeres strike as Sunderland earned their first point of the season. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads…

Lasses Match Report: Sunderland thrash Newcastle 4-0 in pre-season warm up!

A routine win for Championship side Sunderland over the Tier 4 Lady Magpies on Thursday evening, but the big story is the mysterious "trialist" who came off the bench to score for the Lasses. Who could it be?

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 1-1 Hartlepool Utd - All square as more minutes are banked

Sunderland’s second string rounded off pre-season with a good performance against Hartlepool, with the Lads all getting vital minutes into their legs. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads this evening...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 1-2 Accrington Stanley - Sloppy defending costs us the win

After taking the lead through a Ross Stewart penalty, Sunderland’s second half defending was poor, conceding twice and losing to League One side Accrington. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads...

Stanway screamer sends Lionesses to the semi-finals of the Euros!

England left it late against the pre-tournament favourites Spain but Georgia Stanway clinched it with a brilliant extra-time strike

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 0-2 Bradford - Bad defending as the Lads lose in Yorkshire

Goals from Paddy Osadebe and Jamie Walker handed Sunderland their second defeat of pre-season at Valley Parade, with a heavy focus on giving players minutes who needed them. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads...

Matchday Musings: Sunderland looking bonny in Scotland 

Things seem to be taking shape after the Lads impress north of the border

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 2-0 Dundee United - A solid win at Tannadice!

Sunderland continued their pre-season campaign with victory over Dundee United on Saturday. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads!

Russo grabs a brace for England as ex-Sunderland teammates go head-to-head at Euro 2022!

Four former SAFC players featured England rounded off a wonderful group stage with another convincing win tonight in front of a full house at St Mary’s.

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 0-2 AS Roma - Two late goals from Mourinho’s side see us off

Despite a solid showing, it wasn’t all fun in the sun for Sunderland against Jose Mourinho’s Roma - here’s how Andy rated the performances of the Lads this morning...

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