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Sunderland defender Tommy Robson joins Limerick on loan, with Michael Ledger set to join Viking

Promising youngster Tommy Robson has joined Limerick on loan, with Michael Ledger set to follow him out the door at Sunderland.

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Honeyman in Premier League action against Spurs

Sunderland midfielder says squad blown away by bumper turnout at open training session

George Honeyman has said that the Sunderland squad was blown away by the estimated 7,000 strong turnout for open training at the Stadium of Light today.

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Sunderland AFC fans enjoy open training day

Thousands of Sunderland fans packed into the Stadium of Light to watch their favourite players train ahead of this weekend’s match against Everton.

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Everton star Seamus Coleman warns Sunderland will be fighting for lives

Everton defender Seamus Coleman has warned his team-mates they must be on their guard this weekend against a Sunderland side who will be ‘fighting for their lives’.

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PICTURES: All of the weekend's action from the Russell Foster Youth League

Budding footballers have been showcasing their skills in the Russell Foster Youth Leagues.


Watch Jan Kirchhoff in action as he provides training boost for Sunderland

Jan Kirchhoff has handed Sunderland a fitness boost after taking part in today's open training session.

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Northern League: Lowly Washington rocked by storming West Auckland fightback in dramatic 3-3 draw

Washington suffered a heartbreaking collapse as West Auckland hit back from three goals down to rescue a First Division point on Saturday.

New signings: Anke Preuss and Dominique Bruinenberg

Sunderland Ladies face Aston Villa in Women's FA Cup

Sunderland Ladies have been drawn at home to Aston Villa in the fifth round of the Women's FA Cup.
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Coleshill, red, in action against Fylde in the FA Cup last season

Who are Coleshill Town? All you need to know about South Shields' FA Vase semi-final opponents

South Shields have been drawn against Coleshill Town in the semi-final of the FA Vase.


Northern League: Willington celebrates 1000th Northern League success as clever chip sinks Ryton

Willington created a piece of history when they claimed their 1000th Northern League victory on Saturday.

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Should David Moyes stick with 3-5-2 for Sunderland? What other choices does he have?

Discussing his recent switch to a five-man defence, Sunderland boss David Moyes talked about finding a way to cut out the defensive errors.

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Sunderland in training

Sunderland play down talk of moving training base to London

Sunderland have moved to play down shock claims that they are looking at moving their training base down to London.

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Sunderland West End (red and white) line up a shot in Saturday's clash with Wolviston.  Picture by Tim Richardson

Wearside League: Moody saves the day as Silksworth CW consolidate fourth place

Silksworth CW boosted their hopes of a top-four finish by holding firm for a point in their match of the day away to Boldon CA.

SAFC 10 YEARS AGO: Tickets going up, Nyron says he might be a centre-half after all!

SAFC 10 YEARS AGO: Tickets going up, Nyron says he might be a centre-half after all!

Here’s what the Echo was reporting on Sunderland 10 years ago.

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Dillon Morse celebrates putting South Shields 3-0 up in their FA Vase quarter-final. Picture by Peter Talbot

South Shields’ FA Vase six-hitters urged to grab glory

Joint manager Graham Fenton told of his delight after watching South Shields sail into the last four of the Buildbase FA Vase – but insists his side have achieved nothing yet.

Bryan Oviedo is one of the players Sunderland fans will be able to meet.

How Sunderland fans can meet the club's latest recruits this week

Sunderland AFC fans will get the chance to meet three of the club's newest recruits later this week.

Sunderland must keep talisman Jermain Defoe fit to stand a chance of Premier League survival. Picture by Frank Reid

Battle for survival: Every struggling side’s strengths and weaknesses assessed - by those who watch them

Sunderland are stepping up their preparations ahead of the trip to Everton.

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Wearside League action between Sunderland West End (red) and Wolviston at Ford Quarry on Saturday. Picture by Tim Richardson

Ex-Sunderland striker Don Goodman the guest speaker at Wearside League’s 125th anniversary dinner

Tickets are now available for the TWR Bifolds Wearside League’s 125-year anniversary dinner.

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RECAP: Sunderland move to London latest, plus videos, pictures and reaction from open training session

It's been a busy day for Sunderland as they hosted an open day at the Stadium of Light today amid speculation they could be moving their training camp to London.
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Rhys Oates hits home Pools' opener against Plymouth

Hartlepool Utd 1 Plymouth Argyle 1: Midfielder Michael Woods says Pools’ fine display can’t be a one-off

Michael Woods has hailed the fight and character of Hartlepool United, but added that Saturday’s battling result against Plymouth Argyle can’t be a one-match-wonder.

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