Arsenal's Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina (R) gets a touch to a chipped shot from Sunderland's English-born Scottish striker Steven Fletcher (C) to tip the ball wide during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Sunderland at the
Sunderland secure their Premier League safety by holding Arsenal to a 0-0 draw at the Emirates Stadium.
Next Game: Chelsea vs. Sunderland - Sunday, May 24 at 3pm in Premier League
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
Dick Advocaat officially offered Sunderland job, will make a decision by Thursday
Dick Advocaat reveals that he has been offered the Sunderland head coach role on a full-time basis, and will make a decision by next Thursday.
15:12
Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring for Manchester City on May 10, 2015
Premier League in numbers: Week 38 preview
Sports Mole looks ahead to the final round of Premier League fixtures, using a selection of statistics from all 10 games taking place this weekend.
12:20
Steven Fletcher for Sunderland on January 24, 2015
Steven Fletcher hopeful Dick Advocaat will stay at Sunderland
Steven Fletcher admits that the Sunderland squad are desperate to see Dick Advocaat extend his stay at the club.
05:58
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
Dick Advocaat: 'Sunderland have offered me permanent managerial job'
Dick Advocaat reveals that he has already discussed taking over at Sunderland on a full-time basis, although a decision will have to wait until next week.
May 21, 17:46
Dwight Yorke poses during a Global Legends Series portrait session at the Swissotel on December 5, 2014
Dwight Yorke interested in Sunderland job
Former Sunderland striker Dwight Yorke admits that he would be open to replacing Dick Advocaat at the Stadium of Light this summer, should the Dutchman depart.
May 21, 16:26
Costel Pantilimon for Sunderland on November 29, 2014
Costel Pantilimon: 'Sunderland supporters can breathe again'
Sunderland goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon acknowledges that his side required a slice of luck to pick up the point needed to secure Premier League safety against Arsenal.
May 21, 10:29
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
Report: Sunderland determined to keep head coach Dick Advocaat
Sunderland are reportedly determined to keep head coach Dick Advocaat at the club on a permanent deal after he guided the team to Premier League safety.
May 21, 08:57
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
Niall Quinn tells Sunderland: 'Hire Dick Advocaat'
Former Sunderland player and chairman Niall Quinn says that the club must offer manager Dick Advocaat a longer deal after the Black Cats achieved Premier League safety.
May 21, 00:16
Connor Wickham of Sunderland holds off Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at Emirates Stadium on May 20, 2015
Player Ratings: Arsenal 0-0 Sunderland
Sports Mole looks at who stood out during the goalless draw between Arsenal and Sunderland as the Black Cats secure safety in the Premier League with a game to spare.
May 20, 23:03
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
Dick Advocaat remains coy on future after keeping Sunderland up
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat praises his "great" defence for producing a solid display during this evening's stalemate away at Arsenal.
May 20, 22:30
Arsenal's Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina (R) gets a touch to a chipped shot from Sunderland's English-born Scottish striker Steven Fletcher (C) to tip the ball wide during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Sunderland at the
Match Analysis: Arsenal 0-0 Sunderland
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at the goalless draw between Arsenal and Sunderland, a result that clinched Premier League safety for the Black Cats.
May 20, 22:19
Jermain Defoe for Sunderland on January 31, 2015
Jermain Defoe: "Relegation battle has been scary"
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe admits that his side's fight to avoid relegation to the Championship "has been scary".
May 20, 22:04
Arsenal's Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina (R) gets a touch to a chipped shot from Sunderland's English-born Scottish striker Steven Fletcher (C) to tip the ball wide during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Sunderland at the
Result: Stubborn Sunderland keep out Arsenal to secure Premier League safety
Sunderland secure their Premier League safety by holding Arsenal to a 0-0 draw at the Emirates Stadium.
May 20, 21:35
Connor Wickham of Sunderland holds off Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at Emirates Stadium on May 20, 2015
Half-Time Report: Sunderland frustrate Arsenal to keep Premier League survival hopes on track
Arsenal have been unable to break down Sunderland in a goalless opening 45 minutes at the Emirates Stadium.
May 20, 20:32
Adam Johnson for Sunderland on January 1, 2015
Team News: Adam Johnson handed Sunderland start for trip to Arsenal
Adam Johnson returns for Sunderland in their only change from last time out, while Arsenal make two alterations for tonight's meeting at the Emirates Stadium.
May 20, 19:08
Connor Wickham of Sunderland holds off Laurent Koscielny of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Sunderland at Emirates Stadium on May 20, 2015
Live Commentary: Arsenal 0-0 Sunderland - as it happened
Relive the absorbing goalless draw between Arsenal and Sunderland as the Black Cats hold out for the point they need to secure Premier League safety for another season.
May 20, 18:45
Arsene Wenger the manager of Arsenal directs his players during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Arsene Wenger: 'Sunderland will be well organised'
Arsene Wenger believes that Arsenal will come up against a Sunderland side that are "well organised defensively" in the Premier League.
May 20, 16:42
Emanuele Giaccherini for Sunderland on January 4, 2015
Emanuele Giaccherini talks up Sunderland chances
Sunderland's Emanuele Giaccherini believes that his side are better suited to playing the bigger teams ahead of their penultimate game of the season against Arsenal.
May 20, 14:59
Danny Graham celebrates scoring for Sunderland on May 9, 2015
Sunderland's Danny Graham donates money to help cover footballer's surgery
Sunderland striker Danny Graham gives more than £2,000 to Gateshead player JJ O'Donnell for the midfielder to undergo surgery on a rare foot condition.
May 20, 10:42
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
Dick Advocaat unsure over Sunderland future
Dick Advocaat insists that he has still not made a decision about his future at Sunderland.
May 20, 04:18
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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CChelsea37259370313984
2Manchester CityMan City37237781384376
3Arsenal37219767353272
4Manchester UnitedMan Utd37209862372569
5Liverpool37188115142962
6Tottenham HotspurSpurs37187125753461
7Southampton371861354312360
8Swansea CitySwansea37168134648-256
9Stoke CityStoke37149144244-251
10Everton371211144849-147
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham371211144445-147
12Crystal Palace37129164651-545
13West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom371111153747-1044
14Leicester CityLeicester37108194154-1338
15Sunderland37717133050-2038
16Aston Villa37108193156-2538
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3799193863-2536
18Hull City37810193351-1834
RBurnley37612192753-2630
RQueens Park RangersQPR3786234168-2730