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Football: Sunderland AFC

Chester-le-Street Advertiser: Sunderland AFC

News & Match Reports

Sunderland: Ellis Short admits mistakes have been made after costly relegation

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

8:36pm Saturday 29th April 2017

SUNDERLAND owner Ellis Short has admitted that mistakes have been made during his time at the club that has led to the club's relegation from the Premier League.

The key talking points after Sunderland are relegated - plus reaction from David Moyes

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

6:26pm Saturday 29th April 2017

SUNDERLAND’S relegation to the Championship was confirmed as Joshua King’s 88th-minute strike condemned them to a 1-0 defeat to Bournemouth.

Sunderland RELEGATED after Bournemouth defeat

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

4:58pm Saturday 29th April 2017

SUNDERLAND have been relegated from the Premier League after suffering a 1-0 defeat to Bournemouth.

LIVE: Sunderland 0 Bournemouth 1

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

2:00pm Saturday 29th April 2017

Chief Sports Writer Scott Wilson reports live from the Stadium of Light as Sunderland take on AFC Bournemouth.

Sunderland are down - How Twitter reacted

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

5:58pm Saturday 29th April 2017

SUNDERLAND were relegated today after the defeat against Bournemouth.

Sunderland: Lamine Kone and Fabio Borini return as part of four changes

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

2:10pm Saturday 29th April 2017

LAMINE KONE and Fabio Borini return to Sunderland's starting line-up for this afternoon's home game with Bournemouth.

Sunderland's latest accounts reveal £83m wage bill

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

6:51pm Friday 28th April 2017

SUNDERLAND’S overall debt has fallen to £110m, but the club’s most recent set of accounts reveal they are operating with an annual wage bill worth a staggering £83.8m.

Sunderland: Under-fire David Moyes hints at a willingness to walk away

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

4:00pm Friday 28th April 2017

DAVID MOYES has hinted for the first time that he might be willing to walk away from Sunderland at the end of the season, even though he maintains he is not to blame for the club’s plight at the foot of the Premier League table.

Sunderland skipper understands fans' frustrations

Chester-le-Street Advertiser:

5:00am Friday 28th April 2017

JOHN O’SHEA can fully understand the mounting frustration within the Sunderland support, and while survival might be an unrealistic ambition, the Black Cats skipper admits he and his team-mates have to repay the fans’ loyalty in the final five games of the season.

Sunderland: David Moyes takes calls for him to go "on the chin" and thinks players fought for the jersey at Boro

Chester-le-Street Advertiser: Sunderland manager David Moyes appears dejected during the Premier League match at the Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday April 26, 2017. See PA story SOCCER Middlesbrough. Photo credit should read: Owen Hum

11:34pm Wednesday 26th April 2017

A DEFIANT David Moyes has vowed to take calls for him to be sacked as Sunderland manager “on the chin” ahead of a weekend when the club’s ten-year Premier League stay could officially come to an end.

Fixtures and results

Date Home team Score Away team
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 Arsenal 1 - 3 Aston Villa
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 Liverpool 1 - 0 Stoke City
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 Norwich City 2 - 2 Everton
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 Sunderland 0 - 1 Fulham
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 West Bromwich Albion 0 - 1 Southampton
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 West Ham United 2 - 0 Cardiff City
5:30pmSat 17/08/13 Swansea City 1 - 4 Manchester United
1:30pmSun 18/08/13 Crystal Palace 0 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur
4:00pmSun 18/08/13 Chelsea 2 - 0 Hull City
8:00pmMon 19/08/13 Manchester City 4 - 0 Newcastle United
7:45pmWed 21/08/13 Chelsea 2 - 1 Aston Villa
12:45pmSat 24/08/13 Fulham 1 - 3 Arsenal
3:00pmSat 24/08/13 Everton 0 - 0 West Bromwich Albion
3:00pmSat 24/08/13 Hull City 1 - 0 Norwich City
3:00pmSat 24/08/13 Newcastle United 0 - 0 West Ham United

Table

Team P W D L GD Pts
1 Manchester City 38 27 5 6 65 86
2 Liverpool 38 26 6 6 51 84
3 Chelsea 38 25 7 6 44 82
4 Arsenal 38 24 7 7 27 79
5 Everton 38 21 9 8 22 72
6 Tottenham Hotspur 38 21 6 11 4 69
7 Manchester United 38 19 7 12 21 64
8 Southampton 37 15 10 12 8 55
9 Stoke City 39 13 12 14 -7 51
10 Newcastle United 38 15 4 19 -16 49
11 Crystal Palace 38 13 6 19 -15 45
12 Swansea City 38 11 9 18 0 42
13 West Ham United 38 11 7 20 -11 40
14 Sunderland 38 10 8 20 -19 38
15 Aston Villa 38 10 8 20 -22 38
16 Hull City 38 10 7 21 -15 37
17 West Bromwich Albion 38 7 15 16 -16 36
18 Norwich City 38 8 9 21 -34 33
19 Fulham 38 9 5 24 -45 32
20 Cardiff City 38 7 9 22 -42 30
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