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safc.co.ukSunderland are believed to have contacted former Aston Villa boss Martin O’Neill over the possibility of becoming their new manager. Mark Hughes had overtaken O’Neill as the bookmakers favourite to replace Steve Bruce, but according to various sources close to the club, the Black Cats have made a move to speak with O’Neill. Sunderland chairman…
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Sunderland - safc.comSunderland boss Steve Bruce slammed his side’s poor start to the campaign after they suffered another defeat to Arsenal, but believes the game could have turned out differently if the Black Cats had managed to take their chances. Sunderland made the worse possible start as Robin Van Persie put Arsenal up barely a…
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Sunderland - safc.comSunderland boss Steve Bruce is hanging on to his job by a thread. Fears that he could be the first Premier League boss to lose his job this season mounted last night and it has been speculated that Martin O’Neill has been sounded out to replace him. It is understood that Sunderland contacted…
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Sunderland - safc.co.ukFormer Sunderland chairman Niall Quinn has insisted once more that Steve Bruce’s position as manager is not under threat at the club. A shake up at the Stadium of Light this week has seen Black Cats owner Ellis Short replace Quinn as chairman with the latter taking up a role focusing on international…
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Sunderland - safc.comWest Brom boss Roy Hodgson has backed Sunderland manager Steve Bruce to come good ahead of the two sides’ meeting this weekend in the Premier League. The Black Cats sit in the bottom half of the Premier League table despite the amount of investment that was made in the club in the summer…
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Sunderland - safc.comSunderland misfit Asamoah Gyan is refusing to speak to Black Cats boss Steve Bruce following his controversial loan move to the Middle East. In one of the shock deals of the summer, the £13 million striker swapped the Premier League for little known outfit Al-Ain on a loan deal and is reportedly picking…
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Sunderland - safc.co.ukSunderland boss Steve Bruce admitted his team were let down by poor individual displays as they lost to Premier League newcomers Norwich City on Monday night. The Black Cats entered the match full of confidence after defeating Stoke City 4-0 last time out but were undone by goals from Leon Barnett and Steve…
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Sunderland manager Steve Bruce has blasted the media for blowing their poor start to the season out of all proportion. The Black Cats started their Premier League encounter against Stoke City in the relegation zone, but secured their first win of the season with a fine 4-0 victory after goals from Titus Bramble, Jonathan Woodgate…
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Titus Bramble has insisted that Sunderland boss Steve Bruce retains the support of the players following the club’s difficult start to the season. The Black Cats have yet to win in their opening four Premier League games and were also knocked out of the Carling Cup by Championship highfliers Brighton. They have lost both matches…
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According to Sunderland boss Steve Bruce, Asamoah Gyan stood in his office 48 hours before his team were due to play Chelsea and committed himself to the club. A mere 48 hours later however, Gyan had negotiated a transfer away from the club which stunned Sunderland players and fans alike. Bruce stated in an interview…
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INS: Connor Wickham (Ipswich £8.1m), Craig Gardner (Birmingham, £8m), John O'Shea (Man Utd, £4m), Ahmed Elmohamady (ENPPL, £3m), Ji Dong-won (Chunnam Dragons, £2m), Wes Brown (Man Utd, £2m), James McLean (Derry, £350,000), Keiren Westwood (Coventry, free), Sebastian Larsson (Birmingham, free), David Vaughan (Blackpool, free). Loan: Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal). Sunderland have had the busiest transfer window…
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According to various local sources, it is understood that QPR are in talks with Sunderland over a possible deal for Anton Ferdinand. Rangers have already signed Joey Barton, Luke Young and Armand Traore since Tony Fernandes assumed control of the club. Boss Neil Warnock has stated that he would like to bring in four or…