Coverage of the Pre-Season Friendlies clash between Hartlepool and Sunderland.
Next Game: Rotherham United vs. Sunderland - Saturday, July 23 at 3pm in Pre-Season Friendlies
Sunderland chairman Ellis Short "delighted" with David Moyes captureSunderland chairman Ellis Short says that his club are "absolutely delighted" to have been able to bring David Moyes to the Stadium of Light.
Ellis Short: 'David Moyes has been on my radar for last five appointments'Sunderland chairman Ellis Short says that David Moyes has been his preferred choice to become the club's manager during the last five appointments.
David Moyes named as new Sunderland managerSunderland announce that David Moyes has been appointed as the club's new manager on a four-year contract.
Sunderland: 'We will move on quickly from Sam Allardyce'Sunderland insist that the will move on "quickly and decisively" following the departure of manager Sam Allardyce.
Sam Allardyce confirmed as new England managerThe Football Association confirms the appointment of Sam Allardyce as the new England manager on a two-year deal.
Sunderland 'demand extra compensation for Sam Allardyce'Sunderland are reportedly demanding extra compensation from the FA over their pursuit of manager Sam Allardyce and the disruption it has caused the club in pre-season.
Jul 21, 22:18
Outgoing FA chairman Greg Dyke confirms hiring panel want Sam AllardyceOutgoing FA chairman Greg Dyke confirms that Sam Allardyce will be recommended by a three-man panel to become the new England manager.
Jul 21, 12:12
David Moyes in line to replace Sam Allardyce at Sunderland?Former Manchester United manager David Moyes is reportedly the favourite to replace Sam Allardyce at Sunderland.
Jul 21, 10:13
Report: Arsene Wenger turned down England jobArsenal manager Arsene Wenger reportedly turned down a deal to become the new England manager.
Jul 21, 09:39
Sunderland address Sam Allardyce speculationSunderland release a statement saying that they share the "anger and frustration" of supporters after speculation continued to link Sam Allardyce with the England job.
Jul 20, 22:08
England-bound Sam Allardyce oversees Sunderland win against Hartlepool UnitedSam Allardyce watches Sunderland ease past Hartlepool United as reports suggest that he will be named as the new England boss on Thursday.
Jul 20, 21:23
Sam Allardyce to be named as new England manager?Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce will reportedly be named as the new England manager in the next 24 hours.
Jul 20, 18:20
Report: Steve Bruce holds talks with FA over vacant England jobHull City boss Steve Bruce reportedly joins Sam Allardyce in being quizzed by Football Association chiefs, as the search for Roy Hodgson's successor steps up.
Jul 19, 09:30
Duncan Watmore "looking forward" to pre-season scheduleSunderland midfielder Duncan Watmore says that the team are raring to get going as they gear up for their first pre-season match.
Jul 18, 19:57
Sunderland 'frustrated by FA's failure to make quick decision over Sam Allardyce'Sunderland are reportedly frustrated by the Football Association taking its time over whether or not to appoint Sam Allardyce as the new England manager.
Jul 18, 15:35
Report: Football Association to name new manager next weekFootball Association chiefs are reportedly planning to name England's new manager in the coming days, with Sunderland's Sam Allardyce the favourite to take on the job.
Jul 17, 17:33
Emanuele Giaccherini joins NapoliItalian international Emanuele Giaccherini departs Sunderland to join Italian side Napoli on a three-year contract.
Jul 16, 18:19
Jermain Defoe targets fast start for SunderlandJermain Defoe says that Sunderland need to work hard during pre-season in order to 'fly out of the blocks' in the Premier League.
Jul 16, 12:57
Emmanuele Giaccherini close to sealing Napoli switch?Sunderland midfielder Emmanuele Giaccherini arrives in Italy to seal a move to Napoli.
Jul 16, 11:57
Sunderland players 'prepared for Sam Allardyce exit'Sunderland's players and officials are bracing themselves for Sam Allardyce to depart for the England job in the coming days, according to a report.
Jul 15, 11:02