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The Kevin Phillips interview: Legendary striker on Sunderland, and how Jermain Defoe’s Wearside feats compare to his

Kevin Phillips does not even have to be prompted to talk about Jermain Defoe.

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Elliott Dickman optimistic for future of Sunderland’s youngsters after first team support this season

Elliott Dickman has been thrilled with the support he has received from Sunderland’s first-team set-up this season.

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Sunderland will be faced with a summer of rebuilding after years of failure

Since Sunderland returned to the Premier League and Niall Quinn was in charge, the club have always had provisions in case the dreaded drop occurred.

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Adnan Januzaj.

Adnan Januzaj: Move from Man United not been easy, but I’m fitter, better and can learn from Eden Hazard

Adnan Januzaj admits his season at Sunderland has been a challenge, but believes he is improving all the time and will benefit from his experiences.

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England's Jermain Defoe during a training session at St George's Park, Burton.

Jermain Defoe’s England recall shows Sunderland is a place where youngsters can fulfil international ambitions – David Moyes

David Moyes hopes that Jermain Defoe’s England recall can prove to young players that Wearside is a place where they can fulfil their international ambitions.

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James McClean described Martin McGuinness as 'a great leader, a great hero and ... a great man'. Pic: PA.

Ex-Sunderland footballer James McClean salutes Martin McGuinness as 'a great hero'

Former Sunderland footballer James McClean has lauded ex-IRA commander Martin McGuinness as a 'great hero' who did 'so much for the Irish people'.

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Bryan Oviedo has quickly become a Sunderland regular

Sunderland defender vows to help side ease attacking woes

Bryan Oviedo has vowed to do his part in improving Sunderland’s dreadful run of goalscoring form.

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Sunderland keeper Jordan Pickford takes positive in clean sheet

Sunderland were left counting the cost of missing a number of excellent second half chances on Saturday afternoon.

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Sunderland 0-0 Burnley FA Premier League Saturday 18th March 2017.  Picture by FRANK REID

David Moyes explains why Didier Ndong didn’t start Burnley draw and admits Sunderland are close to needing ‘something special’

No one is using the ‘M’ word just yet.

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Sunderland boss David Moyes

Sunderland boss David Moyes not concerned by Ellis Short's appearance at Burnley game

Sunderland owner Ellis Short made a rare appearance at the Stadium of Light as the Black Cats' relegation woes deepened.
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David Moyes provides injury update on key Sunderland defender Lamine Kone

Sunderland boss David Moyes has revealed the knee injury sustained by Lamine Kone is not serious.
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Lynden Gooch

Sunderland v Burnley: Lynden Gooch relishes return to action in crucial clash

Lynden Gooch says the Sunderland squad can’t wait go get back to action after yet another break.

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Wahbi Khazri. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland boss David Moyes on Wahbi Khazri - and how he can still play a big part in survival battle

It was around now, in 2014, that Gus Poyet made his fateful intervention and brought Connor Wickham back from a loan spell at Leeds.

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New setback: Jan Kirchhoff

Cattermole and Anichebe recoveries on track but David Moyes warns of further injury blows ahead of Burnley clash

Sunderland’s injury nightmare shows no sign of coming to an end, with Jan Kirchhoff fighting to play again this season.

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Can Sunderland improve on disappointing displays against Burnley? David Moyes pinpoints some key areas

David Moyes knows his Sunderland side must improve on the basics against Burnley this afternoon.

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Steven Taylor at the centre of a derby confrontation.

Steven Taylor’s most memorable Sunderland rants – slurs AND praise for club and fans by ex-Newcastle star

Former Newcastle United defender Steven Taylor’s rant about all things Sunderland is not the first time he has slagged the team and its fans off.

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10 players who have played for both Sunderland and Burnley

10 players who have played for both Sunderland and Burnley

We take a look at 10 players who have played for both Sunderland and Burnley over the years.

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What impact will Middlesbrough have on Sunderland’s relegation battle? Why a bounce is far from guaranteed

Sunderland are now the only side in the Premier League’s bottom six not to have changed their manager this season.

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Adnan Januzaj gets away from Manchester City's David Silva. Picture by Frank Reid

Sunderland attacker on physical Burnley test, David Moyes and international hopes

Adnan Januzaj admits that relegation-threatened Sunderland face a tough test against Burnley tomorrow.

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Adebayo Akinfenwa, left, in action for previous club AFC Wimbledon at Pools.

Heavyweight heroes: Footballers who defied their physique and terrace taunts

Hartlepool United face a big challenge on Saturday when 16st striker Adebayo “The Beast” Akinfenwa arrives in town with Wycombe Wanderers.

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