Sunderland leave it late as young stars wrap up a 3-0 win over Hartlepool United in their pre-season friendly.
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Patrick van Aanholt of the Netherlands during the UEFA European U21 Championships Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Ha Moshava Stadium on June 12, 2013
Patrick van Aanholt decided on Sunderland move immediately
Sunderland left-back Patrick van Aanholt admits that he didn't take very long to make his decision to move to the Black Cats.
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Cristian Rodriguez of Atletico de Madrid jokes with Atletico de Madrid fans playing Uruguayan Kettledrums after the Copa del Rey Round of 32 second leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Sant Andreu at Vivente Calderon Stadium on December 18, 2013
Report: Cristian Rodriguez close to Sunderland move
Atletico Madrid winger Cristian Rodriguez is close to a move to Sunderland, according to a report.
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 Fabio Borini of Sunderland celebrates with Adam Johnson as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion at Stadium of Light on May 7, 2014
Sunderland 'consider loan option for Fabio Borini'
Sunderland are reportedly mulling over a decision to loan Fabio Borini from Liverpool until the end of the season, rather than sign him on a permanent deal.
Jul 27, 05:13
Patrick van Aanholt of the Netherlands during the UEFA European U21 Championships Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Ha Moshava Stadium on June 12, 2013
Patrick van Aanholt: 'I want to prove myself at Sunderland'
New Sunderland recruit Patrick van Aanholt says that he wants to 'prove himself' at the Stadium of Light after joining from Chelsea.
Jul 26, 20:57
Marcos Alonso of Sunderland in action during the Premier League match between Sunderland and Hull City at Stadium of Light on February 8, 2014
Report: Sunderland not giving up on Marcos Alonso
Sunderland are still hoping to sign Spanish defender Marcos Alonso despite also securing the services of left-back Patrick van Aanholt, according to reports.
Jul 26, 11:17
Patrick van Aanholt of the Netherlands during the UEFA European U21 Championships Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Ha Moshava Stadium on June 12, 2013
Sunderland sign Chelsea's Patrick van Aanholt on four-year deal
Sunderland's search for a new left-back leads them to the signing of Netherlands international Patrick van Aanholt from Chelsea on a four-year contract.
Jul 25, 19:38
Patrick van Aanholt of the Netherlands during the UEFA European U21 Championships Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Ha Moshava Stadium on June 12, 2013
Patrick van Aanholt nearing Sunderland switch?
Sunderland are reportedly nearing a deal for Chelsea defender Patrick van Aanholt.
Jul 25, 13:27
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet celebrates after the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Sunderland at St James' Park on February 1, 2014
Gus Poyet hopeful of three signings by weekend
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet hopes that three new signings can be announced over this weekend.
Jul 24, 12:43
Liverpool's Fabio Borini tussles with Roma's Seydou Keita during a friendly soccer match between Liverpool and Roma at Fenway Park, July 23, 2014
Brendan Rodgers plays down Fabio Borini injury scare
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers plays down fears that striker Fabio Borini's proposed move to Sunderland is in danger after the striker injured his shoulder.
Jul 24, 07:31
Sunderland's Argentinian forward Ignacio Scocco controls the ball during the English FA Cup quarter-final match against Hull City on March 9, 2014
Ignacio Scocco completes move to Newell's Old Boys
Ignacio Scocco's short spell in England comes to an end as he joins Newell's Old Boys from Sunderland.
Jul 24, 02:51
Fabio Borini of Liverpool runs with the ball during the international friendly match between Thailand and Liverpool at the Rajamangala Stadium on July 28, 2013
Fabio Borini injured playing for Liverpool in pre-season friendly
Fabio Borini suffers a shoulder injury in Liverpool's pre-season friendly against Roma.
Jul 24, 01:04
Sunderland's Fabio Borini celebrates after scoring his team's first goal against Southampton during their Premier League match on January 18, 2014
Team News: Sunderland-bound Fabio Borini starts for Liverpool against Roma
Liverpool name Sunderland-bound Fabio Borini in their starting XI to face Roma.
Jul 24, 00:32
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Result: Sunderland leave it late in win over Hartlepool United
Sunderland leave it late as young stars wrap up a 3-0 win over Hartlepool United in their pre-season friendly.
Jul 23, 21:28
Marcos Alonso of Sunderland in action during the Premier League match between Sunderland and Hull City at Stadium of Light on February 8, 2014
Sunderland still pursuing Marcos Alonso
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet reveals that the club is continuing its pursuit of Fiorentina defender Marcos Alonso.
Jul 23, 13:30
Morgan Amalfitano of Olympique de Marseille in action during the pre-season friendly match between Parma FC and Olympique de Marseille at Stadio Ennio Tardini on July 31, 2013
Crystal Palace, Sunderland keen on Morgan Amalfitano?
Premier League duo Crystal Palace and Sunderland are reportedly readying bids for Marseille's Morgan Amalfitano.
Jul 23, 10:58
Gustavo Poyet the Sunderland manager celebrates his team's 1-0 victory during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Result: Sunderland defeat Carlisle United
Mikael Mandron scores the only goal of the game to give Sunderland the win in their pre-season friendly with Carlisle United this evening.
Jul 22, 22:39
Gustavo Poyet the Sunderland manager celebrates his team's 1-0 victory during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on May 3, 2014
Three players Sunderland should sign
Sports Mole picks out three transfer targets to improve Gus Poyet's Sunderland squad.
Jul 22, 11:54
 Fabio Borini of Sunderland celebrates with Adam Johnson as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion at Stadium of Light on May 7, 2014
Agent: 'Fabio Borini to stay at Liverpool'
The agent of Liverpool striker Fabio Borini claims that the player is likely to stay at Liverpool, despite interest from Sunderland.
Jul 22, 09:38
Newcastle's Mathieu Debuchy in action during the match against Stoke on March 10, 2013
Premier League club-by-club transfer latest: July 21
Sports Mole looks back over the transfer speculation and done deals from the last seven days involving all 20 Premier League clubs.
Jul 21, 14:19
Sunderland's Keiren Westwood warming up during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Sunderland at KC Stadium on November 02, 2013
Sheffield Wednesday's Keiren Westwood looking forward to the future
Sheffield Wednesday goalkeeper Keiren Westwood says that he is keen to get his career back on track after a frustrating spell at Sunderland.
Jul 21, 09:25
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