Hodgson delighted for Wickham following long-term injury woes

Roy Hodgson was delighted for Crystal Palace striker Connor Wickham after he scored his first goal following his long-term injury problems. The former Sunderland striker has missed almost 80 games following a ruptured cruciate ligament back in...
Sunderland - 2019-01-28 16:54:14

Defoe maintains superb record of scoring on his debut in Rangers bow

The former England international has now scored in six club debuts during the course of his career.  Jermain Defoe made his first start for Rangers on Wednesday in a hugely important clash with Kilmarnock in the Scottish Premiership, and it only...
Sunderland - 2019-01-24 12:53:04

Proper Football Man Allardyce bemoans lack of opportunities for English coaches

Sam Allardyce is still unhappy about foreign managers getting jobs at Football League clubs and he wants everyone to know about it.  The former Everton and England manager made a number of claims without basis this week as he made a familiar...
Sunderland - 2019-01-23 12:53:27

Anger is too easy an emotion for beleaguered fans to fall back on

In a sport that so often lacks perspective, anger and frustration are the crutches upon which football fans rely when their team sucks. When is it right to be angry and when is it misplaced" “Thanks a lot, mate. You’ve killed our club.” The...
Sunderland - 2019-01-16 08:54:09

Done Deal: Defoe seals Rangers transfer

Rangers have confirmed the 18 month loan signing of striker Jermaine Defoe from Premier League side Bournemouth. The 36-year-old England international is the Premier League?s seventh highest goalscorer of all time having scored 162 goals during...
Sunderland - 2019-01-06 19:53:17

Defoe to complete Rangers transfer

Jermain Defoe looks set to be on the move again, with reports claiming he is set to sign for Rangers. The 36-year-old is set to join up with Rangers on an 18-month loan deal, a move that is likely to bring an end of his playing days in the Premier...
Sunderland - 2019-01-03 19:52:35