clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile


Fan Focus: Millwall fan Stephen lets us know what Sunderland can expect at The Den today!

Ahead of Sunderland’s trip to The Den, Matty spoke to Millwall fan Stephen Jones from That Millwall Podcast to discuss their excellent form - and the deadline day signing of ex-Mackem Duncan Watmore!

Is Joe Anderson any good? Everton fan gives us the lowdown on Sunderland’s reported new defender

It looks like Sunderland have signed Everton U21 captain Joe Anderson - but, is he any good? John from The Toffee Blues gives us the lowdown…

Fan Focus: Fulham fan Steve hopes that Patrick Roberts can fulfill his potential at Sunderland!

Ahead of Sunderland’s fourth round FA Cup tie, Matty spoke to Fulham fan and Freelance Journalist, Steve Lillis, to discuss their fantastic form this season!

Is ‘Joffy’ Gelhardt any good? Leeds fan gives insight into Sunderland’s latest signing

Sunderland have signed Joe ‘Joffy’ Gelhardt on loan from Leeds United - but is he any good? We spoke to the gang at top fansite Through It All Together to find out more...

Is Ateef Konate any good? Nottingham Forest fans give us the lowdown on Sunderland target

Sunderland have been linked to Ateef Konate - but is he any good? We don’t know, so we enlisted the help of Forest fans Grant and Dan to find out more about the French midfielder

Fan Focus: Boro fan Jonny gives us the inside track on Sunderland’s opponents

We spoke to Middlesbrough fan Jonny of The Boro Breakdown Podcast to get the lowdown on what Sunderland can expect today from Michael Carrick’s in-form side.

Fan Focus: Swansea fan Jordan gives us the lowdown on Sunderland’s opponents

Ahead of today’s game we spoke to Swansea fan Jordan Webber to find out more about what’s gone wrong for his team recently - what should Sunderland watch out for this afternoon?

Filed under:

Fan Focus: Shrewsbury fan Dan on his love for Flanno, their season so far, and the SAFC game!

Ahead of today’s game we spoke to Shrewsbury supporter Dan Hough about how his team are getting on this season, and to grab his thoughts on their ex-Sunderland playing and coaching contingent!

Fan Focus: Blackpool fan Matthew would be surprised to see his club sell striker Jerry Yates!

Ahead of Sunderland’s New Year’s Day fixture, Matty spoke to Blackpool fan, Matthew Jones, of Mitch Cook’s Left Foot blog, to discuss the pressure on Michael Appleton!

Fan Focus: Wigan fan Barry says that appointing new manager Kolo Toure was “a massive gamble”

Ahead of tonight’s game we spoke to Wigan fan Barry Worthington - Producer & Editor of the PWU Podcast & Blog - to catch up on how things are going under new boss Kolo Toure!

Fan Focus: Blackburn fan says that Mowbray often “wouldn’t change his tactics” during games!

Ahead of Sunderland’s Boxing Day match, Matty spoke to Blackburn fan Daniel Ainsworth of Rovers Chat, to discuss Jon Dahl Tomasson’s side’s promotion charge!

Fan Focus: Hull fan Ant says that Liam Rosenior is touted as one of the brightest young managers

Ahead of Sunderland’s trip to Hull, Matty spoke to Ant Northgraves of the To Hull & Back Podcast, to discuss life under new ownership and the recent appointment of Liam Rosenior!

Buckley & Dack - are they any good? Blackburn fan gives views on pair linked with Sunderland

Sunderland were linked with January moves for a pair of Blackburn players this weekend - John Buckley, and Bradley Dack. We spoke to Dan Ainsworth from Rovers Chat to find out more about them

Fan Focus: WBA fan Louis says they played “free-flowing attacking football” under Tony Mowbray!

Ahead of tonight’s match against West Brom, Matty spoke to Louis Bent of The Baggies Podcast to discuss how their team has changed since going from Steve Bruce to Carlos Corberán!

Fan Focus: Lions fan Alex says that ex-Sunderland captain George Honeyman has been a solid buy

Ahead of Sunderland’s return to the Stadium of Light, Matty spoke to Millwall writer Alex Grace of That Millwall Podcast - what is there to learn about today’s opponents?

Interview: The UAE branch of Sunderland fans on welcoming the lads to Dubai

One of Sunderland’s many overseas supporters’ branches have enjoyed having the Lads in their back yard in the last few days - Paddy Hollis chatted to the gang to find out more about what’s going on

Fan Focus: Birmingham fan Adam says Dion Sanderson has “improved his game massively” this year!

Ahead of Sunderland’s trip to St Andrew’s Matty spoke to Adam from Blues Focus to discuss how they have performed under John Eustace!

Fan Focus: Huddersfield fan Matt says that Alex Pritchard was “labelled as a bad influence”

Ahead of Sunderland’s trip to the John Smith’s Stadium, Matty spoke to Huddersfield fan Matt Shaw of the And He Takes That Chance Podcast to get the lowdown on their team!

Fan Focus: Luton Town fan Ian describes their top scorer Carlton Morris as a “complete striker”

Ahead of Sunderland’s trip to Kenilworth Road, Matty spoke to Luton fan Ian Robertson of We Are Luton Town to find out what to expect from Nathan Jones’ side!

Fan Focus: Youtuber Vizeh says Burnley has “a balance of experience & youth” under Kompany!

Ahead of Sunderland’s clash with Burnley, Matty spoke to YouTuber Vizeh to discuss their transformation under Vincent Kompany!

Fan Focus: Blackburn fan Daniel says it was “best for all parties’ that Tony Mowbray left the club!

Ahead of Tony Mowbray’s return to Ewood Park, Matty spoke to Blackburn fan Daniel Ainsworth of Rovers Chat to find out all about their new manager, their season so far... and Ben Brereton-Diaz!

Fan Focus: Wigan fan Barry believes that ex-Sunderland striker Nathan Broadhead is improving!

Ahead of the return of many familiar faces to the Stadium of Light, Matty spoke to Barry Worthington from the Progress With Unity Podcast to find out how the ex-Sunderland lads are getting on!

After The Final Whistle: Swans Cast pop by for a debrief after their win against Sunderland

Our friends from Swans Cast dropped by for a cuppa and a chat in the aftermath of Sunderland’s defeat to Russell Martin’s side to talk about how the game played out...

Fan Focus: Swansea fan Adam says that Sunderland fans can expect their possession-based identity!

Ahead of Sunderland’s away trip, Matty spoke to Swansea fan Adam Evans to discuss the excellent recent Championship form of Russell Martin’s side!

Graeme Murty - is he any good? Rangers fan gives insight on Sunderland’s new U21s gaffer!

Reading legend Graeme Murty has been stuck in charge of our U21s side - a role he held recently up in Glasgow with Rangers. To find out more about what we can expect, we spoke to Fansite ‘This Is Ibrox’!

Fan Focus: The signings of ex-Blackpool duo Dan Ballard & Ellis Simms are praised by writer Sean!

Ahead of Sunderland’s clash with Blackpool tonight, Matty spoke to Lancs Live writer, Sean McGinlay, to discuss what we can expect from Michael Appleton’s side!

Fan Focus: Preston writer George says that Troy Parrott “should have three or four goals by now”

Ahead of Sunderland’s clash with Preston, Matty spoke to Preston North End Live writer George Hodgson to discuss Ryan Lowe’s side’s lack of goals!

Championship Pulse Check: How are Coventry getting on in their interrupted season?

We’ve been catching up with some of our Championship mates over the last week or so to find out how they’re getting on - and things aren’t looking great at Coventry City at the minute.

Championship Pulse Check: How are Stoke getting on with Judas (sorry... Alex Neil) in charge?

The international break gives us the perfect chance to check in with our fellow Championship clubs to see how they’ve fared so far. We had the crack with Andy Blinston from Every Step Along The Way Podcast to find out how Alex Neil is getting on at Stoke City...

Interview: Bilbao Black Cats are go!

Sunderland’s newest supporters branch is growing fast - and at Watford they had their first match day gathering

Fan Focus: Watford fan Dan says that forward duo Ismaïla Sarr & João Pedro are simply unplayable

Ahead of Sunderland’s away trip to Vicarage Road, Matty spoke to Watford fan Dan Finill to discuss how they have started the season under Rob Edwards!

Fan Focus: Reading fan Simeon believes that ex-Sunderland midfielder Ovie Ejaria has stagnated!

Ahead of Sunderland’s away trip against Reading, we spoke to editor of The Tilehurst End, Simeon Pickup, to discuss Paul Ince’s side’s excellent start to the season!

Sign up for the newsletter Sign up for the Roker Report Daily Roundup newsletter!

A daily roundup of Sunderland news from Roker Report