Gus Poyet hails Sunderland's "perfect" Burnley victoryGus Poyet is both delighted and relieved with Sunderland's "perfect" win over Burnley as both Connor Wickham and Jermain Defoe score in a 2-0 home victory.
Player Ratings: Sunderland 2-0 BurnleySports Mole rates the best and worst players in the Premier League match between Sunderland and Burnley at the Stadium of Light.
Match Analysis: Sunderland 2-0 BurnleySports Mole analyses the Premier League match between Sunderland and Burnley at the Stadium of Light.
Jermain Defoe hails "massive win" for SunderlandSunderland striker Jermain Defoe hails his side's 2-0 victory over Burnley in the Premier League as a "massive win" for the Black Cats.
Result: Connor Wickham, Jermain Defoe hand Sunderland victorySunderland beat Burnley 2-0 courtesy of first-half goals from Connor Wickham and Jermain Defoe.
Half-Time Report: Connor Wickham, Jermain Defoe hand Sunderland two-goal leadConnor Wickham and Jermain Defoe score to hand Sunderland a 2-0 half-time lead over Burnley.
Team News: Gus Poyet makes five Sunderland changes for visit of BurnleySunderland make five changes as they prepare to take on an unchanged Burnley side in the Premier League.
Live Commentary: Sunderland 2-0 Burnley - as it happenedSports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Premier League match between Sunderland and Burnley at the Stadium of Light.
Gus Poyet: 'I couldn't score for this Sunderland side'Sunderand manager Gus Poyet admits that he would find it hard to score goals if he played for his side.
Preview: Sunderland vs. BurnleySports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Sunderland and Burnley, who are level on points heading into their meeting at the Stadium of Light.
Jan 30, 00:55
Stuart Gray tips Will Keane, Lewis Baker for Premier League impactStuart Gray tips Will Keane and Lewis Baker to follow in the footsteps of Ross Barkley and Connor Wickham once their loan stints at Sheffield Wednesday are completed.
Jan 28, 16:18
Result: Sunderland, Fulham face replay after goalless drawSunderland are held to a 0-0 draw by Fulham and will face an FA Cup fourth-round replay at Craven Cottage.
Jan 24, 16:51
Team News: Fabio Borini starts for Liverpool against SunderlandFabio Borini is given a rare start for Liverpool in their match against Sunderland in the Premier League.
Jan 10, 11:53
Preview: Sunderland vs. LiverpoolSports Mole previews Liverpool's trip to Sunderland as Steven Gerrard begins his Premier League farewell, having confirmed his future move to the LA Galaxy.
Jan 8, 19:01
Connor Wickham: 'I was never going to leave Sunderland'Connor Wickham insists that his future at Sunderland was "never in doubt", despite speculation that he could leave in the summer.
Jan 5, 08:57
Result: Sunderland see off Leeds United in FA Cup third roundSunderland defeat Leeds United 1-0 in the third round of the FA Cup thanks to a first-half strike from Patrick van Aanholt.
Jan 4, 14:58
Preview: Manchester City vs. SunderlandSports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Manchester City and Sunderland as the title-chasing hosts attempt to begin 2015 with three home points.
Dec 30, 20:50
Result: 10-man Aston Villa battle to draw against SunderlandAston Villa battle to a 0-0 draw against Sunderland at Villa Park, despite playing the majority of the second half with 10 men following Fabian Delph's red card.
Dec 28, 16:53
Team News: Charles N'Zogbia and Andreas Weimann come in for Aston VillaAston Villa make two changes to their starting XI for the visit of Sunderland, with Charles N'Zogbia and Andreas Weimann replacing Jores Okore and Gabriel Agbonlahor.
Dec 28, 14:43
Live Commentary: Aston Villa 0-0 Sunderland - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live text updates of Sunderland's 10th Premier League draw of the season as they failed to break down 10-man Aston Villa in the Midlands.
Dec 28, 14:00
Preview: Aston Villa vs. SunderlandSports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Sunderland as both teams look to bounce back from disappointing Boxing Day results.
Dec 27, 20:15
Team News: Two changes for Sunderland for Hull City clashSunderland boss Gus Poyet makes two changes to his team from their 1-0 win over Newcastle United in the Tyne-Wear derby for their match against Hull City.
Dec 26, 14:34
Preview: Sunderland vs. Hull CitySports Mole previews the Boxing Day clash between Sunderland and Hull City at the Stadium of Light.
Dec 23, 17:04
Match Analysis: Newcastle United 0-1 SunderlandSports Mole takes a closer look at Sunderland's dramatic 1-0 win at local rivals Newcastle United in the Premier League.
Dec 21, 16:03
Result: Late Adam Johnson strike wins Tyne-Wear derby for SunderlandSunderland secure bragging rights against Newcastle United with a late 1-0 victory over their Tyne-Wear rivals at St James' Park - their third in succession.
Dec 21, 15:23
Half-Time Report: Goalless in fiery Tyne-Wear derbyNewcastle United and Sunderland both miss chances to break the deadlock in a gripping first half of the Tyne-Wear derby.
Dec 21, 14:18
Connor Wickham "excited" over Sunderland futureSunderland striker Connor Wickham admits that he is "excited" over his future at the club after penning a four-year contract extension with Gus Poyet's side.
Dec 14, 05:05
Connor Wickham confident goals and wins will comeSunderland striker Connor Wickham believes that his side are close to turning their draws into wins in the Premier League following their point against West Ham United.
Dec 14, 02:17
Sebastian Larsson: 'We need to start winning'Sunderland midfielder Sebastian Larsson admits that his team need to start picking up victories in the Premier League after they drew for the 10th time this season.
Dec 13, 17:30
Result: Sunderland, West Ham United share the spoilsSunderland and West Ham play out a lively 1-1 draw in their Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light.
Dec 13, 16:56
Preview: Sunderland vs. West Ham UnitedSports Mole previews West Ham's Premier League visit to Sunderland as Sam Allardyce's men go in search of a fourth straight win which would see them regain third place.
Dec 12, 09:11
Gus Poyet hails "mature" Connor WickhamSunderland manager Gus Poyet says that Connor Wickham "keeps improving" and that there is "more to come" from the striker.
Dec 11, 22:58
Connor Wickham's Sunderland stay delights Gus PoyetGus Poyet speaks of his happiness upon learning that Sunderland striker Connor Wickham has extended his contract with the club.
Dec 9, 15:24
Wickham signs new Sunderland dealConnor Wickham ends speculation surrounding his future by signing a new contract with Sunderland until the summer of 2019.
Dec 9, 14:53
Report: Connor Wickham signs new five-year deal with SunderlandConnor Wickham reportedly signs a new five-year contract with Sunderland to keep him at the club until the end of the 2019-20 season, ending speculation over his future.
Dec 7, 03:43
Match Analysis: Liverpool 0-0 SunderlandSports Mole takes a closer look at Liverpool's goalless draw at home to Sunderland in the Premier League.
Dec 6, 17:31
Result: Liverpool drop down to ninthLiverpool drop down to ninth in the table after playing out a 0-0 draw against Sunderland at Anfield.
Dec 6, 16:50
Half-Time Report: Liverpool, Sunderland goallessLiverpool and Sunderland go into half time with the score at 0-0 after both sides struggle to take control in a scrappy half.
Dec 6, 15:47
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the WeekSports Mole picks out the most impressive performers during the 14th round of Premier League fixtures.
Dec 4, 11:13
Gus Poyet: 'Sergio Aguero changed the game'Gus Poyet admits that Sunderland were beaten by one of the best strikers around following Sergio Aguero's fine display in the 4-1 loss to Manchester City.
Dec 4, 02:44