Chelsea's Ivorian striker Didier Drogba is carried off the pitch by teammates after being substituted during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge in London on May 24, 2015
Loic Remy scores two late goals as Chelsea beat Sunderland 3-1 in their final game of the Premier League season.
Next Game: Darlington vs. Sunderland - Thursday, July 9 at 7.45pm in Pre-Season Friendlies
PSV Eindhoven's Georginio Wijnaldum (R) fights for the ball with Zenit Saint Petersburg's Javi Garcia (L) on February 19, 2015
Newcastle United beat Sunderland to Georginio Wijnaldum deal?
A report suggests that Newcastle United have edged out their local rivals Sunderland to close in on a deal to sign PSV Eindhoven midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum.
Liam Bridcutt for Sunderland on January 10, 2015
Report: Derby County eye £2m move for Sunderland's Liam Bridcutt
A report suggests that Derby County are eyeing a £2m swoop to sign Liam Bridcutt from Sunderland this summer to boost their push for promotion to the Premier League.
Celtic's Adam Matthews in action on September 19, 2012
Adam Matthews relishing Premier League debut following Sunderland move
Sunderland defender Adam Matthews admits that he is eagerly anticipating the start of his career in the Premier League following his £2m move to the Black Cats.
Jul 4, 02:08
Celtic's Adam Matthews in action on September 19, 2012
Sunderland sign Celtic's Adam Matthews
Welsh international right-back Adam Matthews joins Sunderland from Celtic for £2m.
Jul 3, 22:37
 The ball crosses the Tottenham goal line, but is ruled out for offside during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on December 28, 2014
Manchester United vs. Tottenham Hotspur chosen as first game of PL season
The Premier League matches to be shown on UK TV in August and September are revealed, with the season kicking off at Old Trafford with Man United vs. Spurs.
Jul 3, 13:19
Nicolas Lombaerts of FC Zenit St. Petersburg celebrates after their victory over PFC CSKA Moscow in the Russian Premier League match between PFC CSKA Moscow and FC Zenit St. Petersburg at the Arena Khimki Stadium on November 01, 2014
Report: Sunderland eye move for Zenit St Petersburg's Nicolas Lombaerts
Sunderland are believed to be interested in signing Belgium international defender Nicolas Lombaerts from Zenit St Petersburg.
Jul 2, 14:19
Lee Cattermole for Sunderland on October 4, 2014
Lee Cattermole signs new six-year Sunderland contract
Sunderland announce that midfielder Lee Cattermole has signed a new six-year contract.
Jul 2, 13:46
AC Milan's Dutch midfielder Marco Van Ginkel celebrates after scoring during the Serie A football match between AC Milan and AS Roma at San Siro Stadium in Milan on May 9, 2015
Report: Sunderland lead race for Marco van Ginkel
Sunderland are close to beating Newcastle United to the loan signing of Chelsea midfielder Marco van Ginkel, according to reports.
Jul 2, 03:58
Sebastian Coates for Sunderland on December 26, 2014
Sunderland complete permanent Sebastian Coates deal
Sunderland complete the permanent signing of defender Sebastian Coates from Liverpool.
Jul 1, 18:35
Leroy Fer in action for QPR on November 24, 2014
Report: Sevilla want Leroy Fer
A report claims that Sevilla want to sign Dutch international Leroy Fer from Queens Park Rangers this summer.
Jul 1, 17:25
Danny Graham celebrates scoring for Sunderland on May 9, 2015
Danny Graham 'does extra training sessions to boost chances of Sunderland stay'
Danny Graham is reportedly putting in extra fitness sessions in a bid to keep his place in the Sunderland squad.
Jun 30, 08:25
El-Hadji Ba Bastia on September 25, 2014
Charlton Athletic sign Sunderland midfielder El-Hadji Ba
Charlton Athletic complete the signing of Sunderland midfielder El-Hadji Ba, 22, on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Jun 29, 20:14
Sunderland's El-Hadji Ba in action against Spurs during a friendly match on July 24, 2013
Charlton Athletic want to sign El-Hadji Ba from Sunderland?
Charlton Athletic want to sign Sunderland midfielder El-Hadji Diouf on a three-year deal, according to a report.
Jun 29, 08:19
Stewart Downing in action for West Ham on December 7, 2014
Report: Newcastle United target Stewart Downing deal
Newcastle United reportedly enter the race to sign West Ham United winger Stewart Downing.
Jun 29, 02:29
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Steven Fletcher (R) during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on May 9, 2015
Jermain Defoe aiming for 20-goal barrier
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe targets at least 20 goals for the Black Cats ahead of the 2015-16 campaign.
Jun 28, 23:18
Sunderland's Dutch manager Dick Advocaat reacts during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Sunderland at the Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, East London on March 21, 2015
Jermain Defoe "delighted" to see Dick Advocaat remain as Sunderland boss
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe insists that the only way is up for the club next season under the tenure of experienced Dutchman Dick Advocaat.
Jun 28, 18:58
Stewart Downing in action for West Ham on December 7, 2014
Report: Sunderland improve offer for West Ham United's Stewart Downing
Sunderland make a bid of £6m for West Ham United winger Stewart Downing, according to reports.
Jun 28, 04:34
Jeremain Lens of FC Dynamo Kiev is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Europa League group J football match Dynamo Kiev vs Rio Ave FC in Kiev on November 27, 2014
Report: Sunderland launch offer for Jeremain Lens
Sunderland offer £8m for Dynamo Kiev striker Jeremain Lens, according to reports.
Jun 27, 04:18
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa runs with the ball during the pre season friendly match between Aston Villa and Parma at Villa Park on August 9, 2014
Report: Southampton in contention to sign Ron Vlaar
Ron Vlaar is reportedly being chased by Southampton, Newcastle United and Sunderland this summer.
Jun 27, 02:50
Stewart Downing in action for West Ham on December 7, 2014
Sunderland to make fresh Stewart Downing bid?
West Ham United midfielder Stewart Downing is to be the subject of a fresh bid from Sunderland in the coming days, according to a report.
Jun 26, 11:35