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Five Premier League Teams in for a Tough Season

Joe Difford | Posted 10.07.2016 | UK Sport
Joe Difford

​It may be a little negative to discuss the relegation zone before the season has even started, but with all the talk about which sides will be challenging for the title next season, it only seems fair to have a look at the other end of the potential table.

John Carver Out to End Newcastle's Derby Hoodoo Against Sunderland

Matt Gault | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK Sport
Matt Gault

Although both clubs have gone through a change in management personnel, it is Sunderland, however, who enter this Easter Sunday game wilting under the immense pressure of a relegation battle.

Why Gus Poyet Deserves His Fine Reputation After Brilliant Work at Sunderland

Joe Cooper | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Sport
Joe Cooper

Gus Poyet managed to guide Sunderland to safety with relative ease last term, playing a pretty brand of football along the way. As a result, the Uruguayan has earned himself a special place in many Wearsider's hearts.

The Sunderland Revolution - And Why It's Bad for Football

Chris Saunders | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Sport
Chris Saunders

Let's face it. It was no surprise to see Paolo Di Canio given his marching orders on Sunday. In just six short months, he had managed to upset and alienate everyone at Sunderland from the fans to the board, and probably even the tea lady.

Stupidity and Anti-Semitism, Thy Name Is Legion

Bonnie Greer | Posted 01.06.2013 | UK
Bonnie Greer

David and Ed Miliband's family lost over 40 family members to the Holocaust, the supreme expression of fascism and anti-Semitism. Their late father and their mother barely escaped extermination themselves. What the hell did anyone expect this man to do but resign from a football club whose manager has made the 'Roman salute' and who has reportedly stated, according to the BBC, that Mussolini "was deeply misunderstood".

Di Canio Apologises Saying 'I Don't Have A Problem With Anyone'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2013 | UK Sport

Sunderland's new manager Paolo Di Canio has apologised to anyone who has been offended by his comments after David Miliband quit his role at the footb...

David Miliband Quits Sunderland FC In Protest At Di Canio Appointment

Posted 01.04.2013 | UK

David Miliband has announced he has quit his role with Sunderland football club following the appointment of controversial new manager Paolo Di Canio....

Agonising Own-Goal Robs Magpies Of Victory

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 21.10.2012 | UK Sport

An agonising own-goal by Demba Ba in the 85th minute saw Sunderland draw level with a 10-man Newcastle in the North-East derby on Sunday. In the ki...

Niall Quinn Leaves Sunderland

AOL UK | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK

Former chairman Niall Quinn is to leave Sunderland with immediate effect....

Premier League Footballers Arrested Over 'Criminal Damage'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2011 | UK

Two Premier League footballers have been arrested on suspicion of causing criminal damage to cars, it has been reported. According to Sky News Sund...

Footballer Titus Bramble Arrested On Suspicion Of Sexual Assault

The Guardian | The Guardian | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK

The Premier League footballer Titus Bramble has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault and possession of a class A drug, police have said....