Sunderland

20th Premier League | 5-16-4
  • Goals For
    17th
    24 GF
  • Assists
    20th
    10 GA
  • Shots
    20th
    165 Shots
  • Saves
    1st
    114 SAV
  • EFL Cup Final: Southampton's route to Wembley
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    EFL Cup Final: Southampton's route to Wembley

    Southampton are underdogs as they gear up to tackle Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United on Sunday – with the winner claiming the first available domestic trophy of the season. The EFL Cup will be contested at Wembley between Claude Puel’s Saints and Mourinho

  • Blogger Q&A with Roker Report
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    Blogger Q&A with Roker Report

    Everton host Sunderland on Saturday in the Premier League, and we spoke to our fellow SB Nation blog Roker Report on what the Black Cats have been up to this season. Our thanks to Rory for taking the time to chat with us. RBM - Considering the number of former Evertonians David Moyes has added to the team -- is that representative of the team's overall activity, or just the part that's gotten the most attention? RR - It certainly was representative in January, since the three senior players we brought in were all ex-Toffees! As well as Darron Gibson, Bryan Oviedo & Joleon Lescott, we signed Victor Anichebe & Steven Pienaar in the summer and Moyes also looked at Manchester United players, bringing

  • Gallery: Leighton Baines at Everton over the years
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    Gallery: Leighton Baines at Everton over the years

    The left back has amassed 27 goals and 54 assists in that time, a stunning mark for a defender. An England international with 30 caps, Baines has been a regular for Everton on penalty duty as well as set pieces. Speaking about his achievement, he said - “It's pretty amazing to go from playing on the streets and knocking about with your mates in Sunday League and all the things I see young kids doing and my kids doing to get to this position. So it's nice, but I try not to think too much about it." Manager Ronald Koeman chimed in with praise for Baines. “He’s really important. It’s always a difficult position in the team, the left full-back position. Not all the teams have the real top quality