Sunderland could yet make permanent additions as frustrated Chris Coleman sees reason for transfer optimism

Chris Coleman was in no mood to disguise the need for attacking reinforcements after the 4-0 defeat to Cardiff City last weekend.
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Derby County striker Chris Martin

Josh Maja ready to lead Sunderland line against Hull – as Cats continue search for new striker

Sunderland’s search for new striking firepower continues, but Josh Maja is set to lead the line against Hull City.

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Sunderland's Jack Rodwell.

What next for Sunderland and Jack Rodwell after contract talks reach impasse?

Where do Jack Rodwell and Sunderland go from here?

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Sean Dyche reveals details of injury to Sunderland target Jonathan Walters

Sean Dyche has confirmed that Jonathan Walters has undergone surgery on his knee.

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James Vaughan

James Vaughan, Sunderland’s transfer conundrum and a big gamble ahead of Hull City visit

Were Sunderland tempted to delay James Vaughan’s move to Wigan Athletic until a suitable replacement had been signed?

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Coleman wants to bring in some support for Josh Maja

Chris Coleman gives striker search update as Sunderland suffer DOUBLE transfer blow

Chris Coleman says Sunderland are working tirelessly to find replacements for James Vaughan and Lewis Grabban.

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Billy Jones

Sunderland defender’s response to questions about future as contract set to expire

Billy Jones says he doesn’t expect to know if he’ll be offered a new contract until Sunderland’s fate is known.

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Cardiff City 4-0 Sunderland AFC Sky Bet Championship 13-01-2028. Picture by FRANK REID

Billy Jones reveals wantaway players have acted up in training but current crop committed to cause

Billy Jones has revealed unhappy players have acted up in training – but insists the crop of Sunderland players at the club now are fully focused on fighting for the cause.

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Rodwell in Checkatrade Trophy action

Jack Rodwell prepared to leave Sunderland but will not walk away from contract

Jack Rodwell has said that he is prepared to leave Sunderland but will not walk away from the last 18 months of his contract.

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Ndong was sent off during the 4-0 drubbing at Cardiff City

Sunderland midfielder banned: What it means for Coleman's Hull City selection and transfer plans

Sunderland have lost their appeal against the red card shown to Didier Ndong last weekend.
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Jonny Williams in action for Sunderland.

Five positions letting Chris Coleman down and the solutions he needs to save Sunderland’s season

Sunderland’s defensive gremlins returned at Cardiff and alongside a growing lack of presence in the final third, it is making for a worrying mix.

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Sunderland midfielder Jack Rodwell.

Jack Rodwell: Why Sunderland are prepared to cut their losses and what it could mean for Chris Coleman

Chris Coleman arrived at Sunderland determined to prevent a successive relegation.

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Cardiff's fourth goal hits the back of the Sunderland net

Sunderland a soft touch as Chris Coleman cannot hide his anger at failing squad

The first half at Cardiff on Saturday represented a microcosm of Chris Coleman’s time in charge so far.

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Former Sunderland star Michael Gray

'A manager from Waitrose, players from Aldi': The scathing verdict from former Sunderland star

Michael Gray says Sunderland can no longer be considered a big club and are staring down the barrel of consecutive relegations.

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Ruiter appeals for a foul after Cardiff's first goal

Second half horror show leaves weak Sunderland at rock bottom

This may not be rock bottom but it certainly feels like it.
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Coleman admits that Sunderland cannot rely on Josh Maja and Joel Asoro

Chris Coleman gives transfer update and admits that Sunderland's striker search is critical

Chris Coleman is 'hopeful' that attacking reinforcements arrive before next Saturday's clash with Hull City.

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Ndong leaves the pitch after being sent off by Andrew Madley

Sunderland boss on red card, Didier Ndong and whether he'll keep picking wantaway players

Chris Coleman admitted that Didier Ndong 'gave the referee a decision to make' following his sending off.

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Coleman looks on as Sunderland slump to a 4-0 defeat

Chris Coleman reacts to Sunderland's 4-0 defeat at Cardiff City and fumes at 'soft' side

Chris Coleman fumed at his 'soft' Sunderland side for gifting Cardiff City the initiative just seconds into the second half.

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Callum Paterson makes it 3-0 to Cardiff

Player ratings as abysmal Sunderland concede four against Cardiff City

Sunderland fell to a woeful 4-0 defeat against Cardiff City on Saturday afternoon.

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Clarke-Salter starts for Sunderland

Cardiff City v Sunderland team news: Four changes as youngster makes full debut

Jake Clarke-Salter makes his full debut for Sunderland against Cardiff City.

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