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Roker Rapport Podcast: It was offside, man! Sunderland 1-2 Sheff Utd reaction & Luton preview!

Sunderland were robbed last night by referee Matthew Donohue and his presumably partially sighted officials, not to say that the Blades were undeserving of all three points but aye, the goal that shouldn’t have stood didn’t help our cause. Our Gav and Chris sat down earlier today to try and wrap their heads around it all.

Roker Rapport Podcast: A B D O U L L A H !!!

That’s better, lads and lasses! Our Gav and Phil got together late last night to react to an impressive performance away against Norwich in the Championship, as the Lads took all three points, ABDOULLAH scored his first goal for SAFC and Luke O’Nien planted those luscious lips of his on yet another unsuspecting opponent...

Roker Rapport Podcast: The Point Of The Needle - Sunderland v Stoke Preview!

Our Chris Wynn was joined by Phil West late last night to have a look at the upcoming showdown between Tony Mowbray’s Sunderland and Alex Neil’s Stoke City on Saturday!

Roker Rapport Podcast: The Coventry 2-1 Sunderland Review (and some listener questions!)

It is our solemn duty to report that - as fun as the last couple days have been drinking the quite delicious tears of random Newcastle fans - our mag neighbours sadly weren't the only team to lose at the weekend. In light of this, our Gav and Chris sat down as the weekend drew to a close to dissect another in a long line of losses to the spawn of Jimmy Hill.

RRP: Should’ve started Roberts man - Rotherham 2-1 Sunderland Reaction & Previewing Coventry Away!

Gav and Chris sat down to react to the absolute sh*tshow at Rotherham, query our team selection on the night, look ahead to our next match away to Coventry and answer a few of your questions!

Roker Rapport Podcast: Boy, that escalated quickly… reaction to QPR 0-3 Sunderland!

Our Gav and Martin sat down this morning to drool over the Sunlun performance against QPR last night, and generally get all worked up over just how f***ing mint we are!

Roker Rapport Podcast: Sky Sports News presenter Tom White talks Fulham v SAFC & transfers!

Our Gav sat down with our old friend Tom White - just before he started his Soccer Sunday presenting duties yesterday - to react to Sunderland’s draw against Fulham in the FA Cup and look over SAFC’s transfer business this window ahead of deadline day!

Roker Rapport Podcast: A Pyro, a Parmo and Amad Diallo - The SAFC 2-0 Middlesbrough Review!

Phil, Gav and Chris sat down Sunday night to look back over a lovely ‘not a derby’ day as we took all three points from Boro at the Stadium of Light!

Roker Rapport Podcast: Swans result, Sunderland v Middlesbrough & (un)EXCLUSIVE transfer chat!

Gav and Chris recorded just now (19/01/23) talking about everything SAFC related; almost reviewing the Swansea defeat, attempting to preview the almost a derby fixture against Boro this coming Sunday, and almost declaring transfer rumours and news recently emerged as legitimate and/or probable! Just not exclusive.

Roker Rapport Podcast: A Luke O'Nien Lovefest -The Shrewsbury 1-2 Sunderland FA Cup review!

Gav and Chris got together shortly after the match to get all hot and sweaty lusting over replays of Luke O'Niens late winner over Shrewsbury in the cup, as well as Sunderland finally scoring from a corner!

RRP: The Blackpool 1-1 Sunderland Review - The Stewart saga & Simms departure - Welcome to 2023!

Our Gav was joined by our Chris Wynn last night after Sunderland’s draw with Blackpool on New Years Day 2023; chatting about our performance, the Ross Stewart saga, the departure of Ellis Simms - the wonders of Abdoullah Ba, Amad Diallo and Trai Hume - and the task facing Kristjaan Speakman, Stuart Harvey and Tony Mowbray as the January transfer window opens!

RRP: A Very Happy Mackem New Year - The Wigan 1-4 Sunderland AFC Review!

Our Gavin Henderson and Martin Wanless sat down last night to react to an emphatic Sunderland win over an extremely shite Wigan side - as well as to touch on our win over Blackburn on Boxing Day - and to try work out if we can somehow convince Man Utd that young Amad isn’t all that great anyway…

Roker Rapport Podcast: The SAFC Christmas Review ‘Ho Ho Ho - Rossco don’t go’ Edition!

Not too many sleeps until Blackburn at home/Christmas so our Gav and Craig got together to chat all things Sunderland AFC - from our 1-1 draw away at Hull on Saturday to the Ross Stewart contract situation, as well as looking at where we are and where we might want to go in the Championship this season!

RRP: On Days Like These - An Interview with Sunderland fan (and footballing icon) Martin O’Neill!

You may have seen Martin around of late chatting to people about his brilliant new book - On Days Like These - so our Chris Wynn managed to wrangle an interview with a man who has had his heart both broken and buoyed in pretty equal measure by Sunderland AFC; talking about his love of the club, his time as a player under Cloughie, his many achievements in the game - and his failures as he sees them - as well as a fair few thoughts on his time in charge of his boyhood club!

RRP: AMAD Weekend for Mackems - A bit Sunderland AFC 3-0 Millwall Reaction!

Our Phil West and Craig Chapman sat down - following the England win over Senegal of course aye - late Sunday night to quickly go over the events of Saturday afternoon, and to celebrate a pretty decent weekend overall!

RRP: Countdown to Sunderland v Millwall w/ Lions’ Commentator - Karl Bates!

We’re back - and it’s all getting very busy at podcast HQ - as our Chris Wynn chats to the BBC’s Karl Bates about Millwall’s trip north to face the Lads in what will be a temporary reprieve from the World Cup for a few hours this Saturday!

RRP: Birmingham 1-2 Sunderland - AMAD Lad strikes again - how far we’ve come & the WC break! 

Thought we’d have a bit of a look at how we got to this point in the season - so our Chris Wynn, Martin Wanless and Phil West jumped on at some insane hour over the weekend to give their thoughts on that Amad assist, that Amad goal, the return of Simms to full active duties, some more talk about Ross Stewart’s contract and looking beyond the World Cup break.

RRP: The Big Fat SAFC Chat - Cardiff woes, Crowd control, KLD Speaks & Looking ahead to Friday!

We went a bit quiet after the weekend and you would've had a match review but *a lot has happened since off the field* so our Chris Wynn and Craig 'The Artist formerly known as the Angryman' Chapman reconvened to have a chat about everything from the loss to Cardiff, some crowd trouble, the talk given by KLD to fans alongside Speakman and Jones, and looking ahead to Birmingham away! Aye.

Roker Rapport Podcast: Amad Night In Yorkshire - Huddersfield Town 0-2 Sunderland AFC Reaction!

Our Gav and Chris got together - for the second time this week - late last night to react to a vital SAFC away win against the Terriers down at a wet and windy John Smith’s Stadium!

Roker Rapport Podcast: The Luton Town 1-1 Sunderland AFC Review & Huddersfield Away!

Our dynamic duo of Gav & Chris got together to discuss the Lads trip to Luton at the weekend in the Championship, Embo’s equaliser, and to look ahead to Huddersfield on Wednesday night!

Roker Rapport Podcast: Previewing Luton v Sunderland w/ Sky Sports EFL Editor - Simeon Gholam!

Our Chris Wynn was joined by our old friend - and EFL editor for Sky Sports - Simeon Gholam, talking all about the Championship 22/23 season so far, a little chat he had with our very own Jack Clarke recently, and looking ahead to Sunderland’s trip to Kenilworth Road to face the Hatters!

Roker Rapport Podcast: Dr Jekyll meets Mr Hyde - The Sunderland 2-4 Burnley Review!

Our Gav, Chris and Phil got together to torture themselves -and you - with a complete breakdown of the weekends result, as Sunderland capitulated in the second half in spectacular fashion to let a 2-0 first half lead slip away.

Roker Rapport Podcast: Reaction to Pawson 2-0 Sunderland and previewing Sunderland v Burnley! 

Our Gav and Chris had a bit to get off their chests about Tuesday’s result, so got together earlier to use the preview slot to vent their frustrations with Craig "Trusst me I'm a professional" Pawson and preview Burnley’s visit to the Stadium of Light on Saturday!

Roker Rapport Cirkincast: The Sunderland 2-1 Wigan Review - F*** the Refs Edition!

Gav, Phil and Martin got together to react to a return to winning ways for Sunderland at the Stadium of Light, as a Dennis Cirkin header took all three points from Wigan Athletic!

Roker Rapport Podcast: An interview with former Sunderland defender Emerson Thome!

As the international break finally draws to a close and League football makes a return to the Stadium of Light, our Chris Wynn sat down to chat with one of the classiest defenders Sunderland have ever signed, embarking on a journey through the life and career of the absolutely f***in delightful Emerson ‘Paredão’ Thome!

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“A hero? No. Dedicated? Yes!” - Super-fan George Forster is a Sunderland treasure!

As far as supporters of our great club go, they don’t come greater than George Forster - and at 96 years old, there can’t be many who have seen more than he has.

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 Rapport Podcast: An interview with former Sunderland and Swansea striker - Danny Graham!

In an effort not to remedy the Sunderland striker crisis ahead of a trip to Swansea, but instead to satisfy his endless quest for footballing knowledge - our Chris Wynn sat down with former Boro, Sunderland, Blackburn, Swansea and Watford striker Danny Graham - talking his 17 year career, hearing his side of a few stories and chatting about his experiences with managers and players past and present!

Roker Rapport Podcast: Quick Reaction to Sunderland AFC 0-0 Blackpool!

Gav and Chris got together after tonight's draw against Blackpool at the Stadium of Light to break down the night's action!

Roker Rapport Podcast: Reviewing SAFC 0-0 Preston (and previewing Blackpool) with Paul Mort!

Gav and Chris are joined by Paul Mort - massive Lads fan, author & host of the ‘Paul Mort Talks Shit’ Podcast - to review Sunderland’s entertaining 0-0 draw at the SoL against Preston, and to look ahead to the Blackpool game!

Roker Rapport Podcast: Previewing Sunderland v Preston with George Hodgson of PNE Live!

Don’t you just hate the International break? Now it’s over our Chris Wynn had a quick chat with PNE fan and LancsLive reporter - George Hodgson - to find out how things are going down Deepdale, and looking ahead to the glorious return to Championship action as Sunderland take on the Lilywhites tomorrow at the Stadium of Light!

Roker Rapport Jewicast: VAMOSSSSSSSSSSS - The Watford 2-2 Sunderland AFC Review!

The lads - Gav, Chris and Martin - got together Sunday morning to react to a great result on the road, as Sunderland came from behind twice to bring another Championship point back to Wearside before the international break!

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