Coverage of the EFL Cup clash between Sunderland and Shrewsbury.
Next Game: Southampton vs. Sunderland - Saturday, August 27 at 3pm in Premier League
EFL Cup roundup: Bournemouth, Sunderland edge throughSunderland and Bournemouth see off lower-division opposition to reach round three of the League Cup.
Sunderland's Jan Kirchhoff sidelined until after international breakSunderland boss David Moyes says that he does not expect Jan Kirchhoff to return to action until after the international break in September.
David Moyes: Sunderland relegation claims "realistic"David Moyes reiterates that he has a "difficult" job on his hands if he is to avoid a relegation battle in his first season as Sunderland manager.
Aug 23, 18:30
Vito Mannone to undergo scan on arm injurySunderland manager David Moyes reveals that goalkeeper Vito Mannone will undergo a scan on his arm after picking up an injury in training.
Aug 23, 15:29
David Moyes: 'Lamine Kone going nowhere'Sunderland manager David Moyes insists that wantaway defender Lamine Kone will not be leaving the club this summer, despite reported interest from Everton.
Aug 23, 14:21
David Moyes expecting another relegation battle for SunderlandSunderland manager David Moyes warns fans that it is unrealistic to expect the team to steer clear of another relegation battle this season.
Aug 22, 14:22
Vito Mannone talks up League Cup importanceSunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone talks up the importance of the League Cup ahead of his side's second-round clash with Shrewsbury Town.
Aug 22, 12:08
Report: Watford, Sunderland interested in Atletico Madrid full-back Javier ManquilloWatford and Sunderland are both keen to sign Atletico Madrid full-back and former Liverpool loanee Javier Manquillo, according to reports.
Aug 21, 17:03
David Moyes refuses to criticise Sunderland playersSunderland boss David Moyes insists that his team "played well" in their 2-1 defeat to Middlesbrough in the Premier League.
Aug 21, 15:58
Patrick van Aanholt "very positive" despite defeatSunderland defender Patrick van Aanholt takes the positives from his team's 2-1 home defeat to Middlesbrough on Sunday afternoon.
Aug 21, 15:48
Result: Cristhian Stuani hits brace in Middlesbrough winMiddlesbrough continue their unbeaten start to the new Premier League season with a 2-1 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Aug 21, 15:23
David Moyes 'issues ban to Lamine Kone amid transfer unrest'Sunderland defender Lamine Kone is sent into temporary exile by David Moyes until the transfer window closes, according to a report.
Aug 21, 14:37
Team News: Four Sunderland players to make home debuts against MiddlesbroughSunderland boss David Moyes hands home debuts to Adnan Januzaj, Paddy McNair, Donald Love and Papy Djilobodji in Sunday's Premier League clash against Middlesbrough.
Aug 21, 12:41
Live Commentary: Sunderland 1-2 Middlesbrough - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live coverage of the Premier League clash between Sunderland and Middlesbrough at the Stadium of Light.
Aug 21, 12:30
Report: Sunderland interested in Barnsley defender Alfie MawsonSunderland want to sign 22-year-old Barnsley defender Alfie Mawson as a replacement for the wantaway Lamine Kone, according to reports.
Aug 21, 09:37
David Moyes: 'Sunderland reluctantly let Younes Kaboul leave'Sunderland manager David Moyes admits that he was reluctant to let Younes Kaboul leave the club for Watford.
Aug 19, 21:34
Younes Kaboul completes Watford moveWatford confirm that they have completed a deal to sign Younes Kaboul from Sunderland on a three-year contract.
Aug 19, 19:24
David Moyes: 'Lamine Kone has rejected new Sunderland contract'Sunderland manager David Moyes reveals that defender Lamine Kone has turned down the club's offer of a new contract.
Aug 19, 17:20
Versatile John O'Shea 'happy to fill in' for SunderlandJohn O'Shea tells new Sunderland boss David Moyes that he is happy to "fill in if needed" in a number of positions this season.
Aug 19, 15:28
David Moyes: 'Lamine Kone has back injury'Sunderland centre-back Lamine Kone will miss Sunday's Premier League clash against Middlesbrough with a back problem.
Aug 19, 14:48