Sam Allardyce

Manchester City keeper Joe Hart joins Torino FC on loan

Manchester City and England goalkeeper, Joe Hart, is set to join the Serie A side…

Sunderland and Newcastle: The Demise of a Derby?

In a season which has witnessed lesser-known clubs such as Leicester City, Spurs and West…

Sunderland offer short term contract to Emmanuel Eboue

Sunderland are in the process of signing former Arsenal right-back Emmanuel Eboue on a short…

Former Newcastle stalwart Harper joins rivals Sunderland

(Reuters) – Veteran goalkeeper Steve Harper, who spent 20 years at Newcastle United before leaving…

Sam Allardyce

Allardyce wants Sunderland to find ‘big-game mentality’

REUTERS – Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has challenged his players to rediscover their “big-game mentality”,…

Sunderland’s N’Doye can ease burden on Defoe – Allardyce

REUTERS – Sunderland’s new loan signing Dame N’Doye will ease the goalscoring burden on striker…

Champions League

Eriksen double reignites Spurs’ title hopes

LONDON (Reuters) – Christian Eriksen’s double helped earn Tottenham Hotspur a comfortable 4-1 win over…

Arsene Wenger

Wenger extols heavy schedule for helping Arsenal rhythm

REUTERS – Manager Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal’s heavy schedule has helped the side maintain a…

Sunderland’s Allardyce moves to bury hatchet with Klopp

REUTERS – Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has apologised to Juergen Klopp for suggesting the German’s…

Jan Kirchhoff

Sunderland sign Bayern defender Kirchhoff

(Reuters) – Premier League strugglers Sunderland have signed defender Jan Kirchhoff from Bayern Munich for…

Sam Allardyce

‘Diabolical’ Premier League fixture devaluing FA Cup – Allardyce

REUTERS – Premier League’s “diabolical” fixtures are devaluing the FA Cup by forcing managers to…

Defoe gives Sunderland reason to be cheerful

LONDON (Reuters) – Relieved Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce gave thanks for two-goal Jermain Defoe after…

Sam Allardyce

Mourinho exit leaves Sunderland’s Allardyce in the dark

(Reuters) – Jose Mourinho’s sacking by Chelsea has left Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce uncertain what…

Sam Allardyce

Sunderland’s Allardyce keen to end feud with Wenger

REUTERS – Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has said he has huge respect for his Arsenal…

Sam Allardyce Sunderland

Sunderland’s Allardyce targets festive upsets

REUTERS – Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has said the Black Cats will target a few…

Football Soccer - Crystal Palace v Sunderland - Barclays Premier League - Selhurst Park - 23/11/15 Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce before the match Action Images via Reuters / Tony O'Brien Livepic

Allardyce expects quiet January in Sunderland

REUTERS – Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce said he expects minimal transfer activity at the relegation…

Sam Allardyce SUnderland

Thirteen could be lucky number for Sunderland – Allardyce

LONDON (Reuters) – Sunderland will avoid relegation if they match last season’s tally of 13…

Sam Allardyce

Sunderland will park the bus to stay up, says Allardyce

By John Geddie LONDON (Reuters) – Sunderland will have to ‘park the bus’ to help…

Jermain Defoe Sunderland

Sunderland get rare win as Defoe punishes Palace error

LONDON (Reuters) – Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe cashed in on a horrendous defensive mix-up to…

Sam Allardyce Sunderland

Time for Sunderland players to show character, says Allardyce

LONDON (Reuters) – The time has come for Sunderland’s players to show their character as…

Statistics can be our secret weapon: Allardyce

LONDON (Reuters) – Sam Allardyce has always leaned heavily on statistics during his managerial career…

Sunderland off bottom of Premier League with derby win

LONDON (Reuters) – Sunderland registered their first Premier League win of the season by thumping…

West Ham’s bubbles are finally flying high

By Mike Collett LONDON (Reuters) – When Slaven Bilic took over from Sam Allardyce as…

Allardyce calls on Sunderland to remember the past

LONDON (Reuters) – New Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce hopes history will repeat itself when his…

Newcastle will stand up and be counted after ‘unbearable’ run

LONDON (Reuters) – Newcastle United will do everything in their power to end their “unbearable”…

More derby pressure on me than McClaren: Allardyce

REUTERS – Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce insists there is more pressure on him than Newcastle…

Sunderland’s Allardyce looking to sign on Kevin Nolan

REUTERS – Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce is eyeing a reunion with Kevin Nolan and has…

Sunderland’s Allardyce wants better record in north-east

REUTERS – Sam Allardyce is the first man to manage both north-east rivals Sunderland and…

Can Big Sam save Sunderland?

Sunderland have just appointed Sam Allardyce (aka, Big Sam) as their new manager following the…

Allardyce back in management with strugglers Sunderland

By Mike Collett LONDON (Reuters) – Sam Allardyce was appointed as Premier League Sunderland’s new…