Sunderland

Busy Sunderland bolster their attacking ranks with deadline day buy

Gus Poyet and Sunderland bolstered their attacking ranks amidst the transfer deadline day, securing a season-long loan deal for the Inter Milan winger Ricardo Alvarez, reports the Guardian. The Argentina international will come into the Black Cats side to provide a solution for their problems on the left flank. Alvarez can justifiably be seen as […]

Sunderland land Liverpool man but not Borini

The Liverpool centre-back Sebastian Coates has joined Sunderland on a season-long loan, reports the Independent. The move was finalised amidst a busy transfer deadline day, as Gus Poyet successfully strengthened his back-line ahead of the remaining Premier League season. Coates has been at Liverpool for three years, but a combination of injury and bad form […]

Sunderland close in on Inter Milan ace

Gus Poyet and Sunderland are edging closer to the completion of a loan move for Inter Milan’s Ricky Alvarez, reports the Sunderland Echo. The Argentine international has already undergone a medical at the Black Cats, and is expected to sign on transfer deadline day. Alvarez will be brought in to solve the club’s ongoing problem […]

Sunderland table £6 million bid for Celtic defender

Gus Poyet and Sunderland are looking to bolster their defensive options this season, and they have turned to Celtic’s Virgil van Dijk in order to do so, reports the Times. The Black Cats have tabled a £6 million bid as they look to bring the Dutchman south of the border and into the Premier League. […]

Leicester’s Andy King is wanted by a host of Premier League rivals

Newly promoted Leicester City are bracing themselves for a barrage of Premier League offers for their Welsh international, Andy King, reports Sky Sports. The midfielder is a crucial player in Nigel Pearson’s squad, but that hasn’t prevented interest coming in from Sunderland, Queens Park Rangers and West Brom. King has been at Leicester for the […]

Sunderland close in on loan deal for Liverpool defender

Gus Poyet and Sunderland are looking to strengthen their backline by bringing in the out of favour Liverpool defender Sebastian Coates, according to reports in the English press. The Black Cats already have the likes of John O’Shea and Wes Brown within their defence, but are looking to add further strength in depth. The move […]

Sunderland hold talks with former Chelsea forward

Gus Poyet and Sunderland have held talks with the former Chelsea star, Salomon Kalou, reports the Express. The Black Cats are looking to edge out other Premier League interest in a bid to bring the Cote d’Ivoire international back to the English top flight. Kalou played for French Ligue 1 side Lille last season, although […]

Sunderland target interested in Inter Milan switch

Liverpool’s Fabio Borini is set to continue stalling over a proposed move to Sunderland as the striker awaits a bid from Inter Milan, reports Inside Futbol. The Red has an offer on the table from Sunderland, but he is prepared to keep the Black Cats waiting as he assesses his options. Gus Poyet has had […]

Sunderland consider move for Man Utd front man

Gus Poyet and Sunderland are still hunting for another striker ahead of next season, and have Manchester United’s Danny Welbeck in their sights, reports the Daily Mail. The England international is unsure of what his role will entail under Louis Van Gaal at United, and could be open to a move before the end of […]

Palace to offer player-plus-cash for Sunderland star

Managerless Crystal Palace are lining up a revised bid for Sunderland’s Connor Wickham which will include the Eagles’ striker Glenn Murray, according to reports in the English press. Wickham is rated at around £8 million, but Selhurst Park are reportedly prepared to spend £6 million on the former Ipswich man, and include Murray as part […]

West Ham must pay asking price if they hope to sign target

West Ham’s pursuit of another striker ahead of next season has suffered a blow as Sunderland are refusing to sell Connor Wickham for less than £8 million, reports the Telegraph. The former Ipswich man is on Sam Allardyce’s radar as he searches for an Andy Carroll replacement. Wickham belatedly announced himself onto the Premier League […]

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