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The famous Roker Report after-match Player Ratings - read 'em and weep!

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Andy’s Player Ratings: Millwall 1-1 Sunderland - Brave Cirkin header clinches equaliser for Black Cats!

Despite falling behind at The Den, Tony Mowbray’s team stood strong and grabbed a point after Dennis Cirkin’s header. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Fulham 1-1 Sunderland - Lads outstanding against Premier League opponents

Despite losing Ross Stewart to injury, Sunderland more than held their own and were unlucky not to beat Premier League Fulham at Craven Cottage. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 2-0 Middlesbrough - Bragging rights stay on Wearside!

Sunderland were rewarded for a dominant performance with three points and a clean sheet over local ‘rivals’ Middlesbrough. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 1-3 Swansea - Early red card gives Mogga’s men too much to do

Despite showing early dominance, a red card in the first half for Luke O’Nien changed the game for Sunderland against the twelve men of Swansea. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads…

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland U21s 5-7 Boro U21s - Twelve goal thriller at Eppleton!

Fans in attendance at Eppleton CW on Monday night got their money’s worth as Sunderland and Middlesbrough’s U21s sides put on a show, with Boro running out 7-5 winners. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads!

Matchday Musings: Persistence pays off as Sunderland go into the hat for the next round!

It doesn’t matter how deep teams defend against us, we never give up and go right ‘til the death - and it was fitting that a man who encapsulates the best of the attitude of this squad got the winning goal.

Andy’s Player Ratings: Shrewsbury 1-2 Sunderland - Dominant Mackems score two late goals!

Sunderland’s dominant performance at Shrewsbury eventually paid off, coming from behind late in the game to win it thanks to a Ross Stewart header, and an excellent strike by Luke O’Nien. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Blackpool 1-1 Sunderland - Improved 2nd half sees The Lads earn a point

After a frustrating opening 45 minutes saw Sunderland go behind, the team improved in the second half to earn a draw - and probably feel they did enough to win in the end. Here are Andy’s player ratings!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Wigan Athletic 1-4 Sunderland - Lads turn on the style in the second half!

Two wonderful late goals round off a fine evening at the DW for Sunderland, with Amad showing his class once again as we move into a playoff place. Here’s how Andy rated the players tonight...

Matchday Musings: Lukey boy steals the show for free-flowing Sunderland

After a lacklustre draw at Hull, the lads grafted hard to both contain and then overcome a Blackburn side who are seemingly as good at draws as Sunderland are at set pieces

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 2-1 Blackburn Rovers: Stewart & Simms claim the points for Lads!

Sunderland left it late to grab the win to move up to seventh in the Championship, with our strikers making all the difference at a packed-out Stadium of Light. Here’s how Andy rated the players today!

Talking Points: A decent point – but questions need to be asked over team selection

A point gained or two points dropped? We look back on the key talking points of yesterday’s 1-1 draw at Hull.

Matchday Musings: Both teams fail to capitalise on how bad the other was as SAFC draw at Hull

Really, the three points were for the taking - and fans of both Sunderland and Hull can probably feel frustrated by the fact their team couldn’t take advantage of how bad the other was.

Andy’s Player Ratings: Hull 1-1 Sunderland - Loch Ness Drogba scores as ten man Mackems draw

Despite a goal from Ross Stewart on his long-awaited return to the side, ten-man Sunderland couldn’t hold on to the three points, drawing at Hull. Here’s how Andy rated the Lads after this afternoon’s performance...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 1-2 West Bromwich Albion: Lads freeze in second half turn around!

Sunderland couldn’t defend their half time lead and drop three points against an experienced Baggies side. Here’s how Andy rated the players tonight...

Scarr leaves her mark on Coventry as Sunderland Women shine on a golden Sunday

What was all the fuss about? All the Lasses hard work paid off as they sauntered to a crucial victory on the road. But there was more to that win than just five fine goals.

Talking Points: Formation curiosities, set piece struggles – and three massive points!

It was an excellent result yesterday – but in the first half particularly, things were far from perfect...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 3-0 Millwall - Mogga’s Lads take their chances and bury Milwall

A storming second half performance takes Sunderland to within a point of the Championship playoffs as the domestic season gets going again.

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sh*tshow in the Sun ends with a 1-0 win for Sunderland

Sunderland played a game in Dubai, our lads got minutes into their legs, and there was far too much of a carry on between the actual play. Here’s how Andy rated Mowbray’s men...

Lasses Match Report & Ratings: Sunderland Women fall to their third consecutive 1-0 loss

Back at Eppleton and back in front of a home crowd, the travelling Rooks spoil the party and take three points back down to East Sussex as the Lasses drew at blank again. Here’s Ant Waterson's view of the game...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Wolves u21s 1-0 Sunderland u21s - Graeme Murty’s team narrowly lose in the Midlands

For once there were no first teamers on show for Sunderland’s U21s this afternoon as they lost narrowly to a good Wolves side. Our man Andy was watching the action - here’s what he thought of the performance!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Birmingham City 1-2 Sunderland - Lads dig in for a great away win!

Simms and Amad’s goals either side of half time send the Lads into the World Cup break comfortably in mid table in the Battle of Birmingham. Here’s how Andy rated the players tonight...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Sunderland 0-1 Cardiff - Mowbray’s men turn in worst performance so far

There’s no defending that - it was absolutely dogsh*t. Here’s how Andy rated the performances of the Sunderland players.

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Matchday Musings: It was all about the result on Wednesday night, and Sunderland delivered

After an ugly first half in Yorkshire, the Lads rallied in the second and secured a vital victory with goals from Alex Pritchard and Amad. Job done!

Andy’s Player Ratings: Huddersfield Town 0-2 Sunderland - Lads battle in the rain for vital 3 points

Pritchard settled old scores at the John Smith’s Stadium as strong second half performance gives Sunderland the win. Here’s how Andy rated the players tonight...

Hand of Cod! I just saw Alex Bass score from behind enemy lines at St James Park

Brandon Feeley gives a very quick rundown of tonight’s 1-1 draw for Sunderland’s U21s side against Newcastle - and what it was like watching our backup keeper score with his hand on enemy soil!

Talking Points: Sunderland must stop this habit of conceding around half time

In a match where focus towards the end of the first half could have been the difference between one point and three, Sunderland have plenty of reasons for frustration and satisfaction this weekend.

Missing links prove costly for the Sunderland Lasses as Southampton edge the win

Sunderland’s two Latin mottos - Consectatio Excellentiae and Nil Desperandum - point the way forward for the Lasses after a gutting Sunday lunchtime loss in front of the FA cameras.

Matchday Musings: Hard-fought point for Sunderland at Luton Town!

Tough test for The Lads as they come from behind to take a well-deserved draw - here’s a few thoughts on what went on at Kenilworth Road...

Andy’s Player Ratings: Luton 1-1 Sunderland - Lads storm back for a draw with strong second half!

Substitute Elliot Embleton’s equaliser with 12 minutes to go gained a point for Sunderland on the road. Here’s how Andy rated the players today...

Neve Herron on a stretcher rounds off a miserable Sunderland weekend!

When news of a broken nose is something a silver lining, you know that you’ve witnessed a wet Wearside weekend to forget.

Matchday Musings: Day to forget for Sunderland as Burnley turn in a quality performance

Lulling everyone into a false sense of security with a two goal lead, Sunderland were battered in the second half by a quality Burnley outfit who will surely challenge for promotion this season.

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