Team News: Steven Pienaar makes first league start for SunderlandSteven Pienaar is handed his first league start for Sunderland in this afternoon's trip to Southampton.
Live Commentary: Southampton 0-0 SunderlandSports Mole brings you live coverage of the Premier League clash between Southampton and Sunderland.
Manchester City 'to pay 75% of Joe Hart's wages'Manchester City will reportedly pay as much as £90,000 of Joe Hart's £120,000 weekly wage in order to secure him a loan move away from the Etihad.
David Moyes refuses to rule out move for Manchester City goalkeeper Joe HartSunderland manager David Moyes refuse to rule out a move for out-of-favour Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart.
Aug 26, 13:24
Sunderland boss David Moyes confirms bid for Sevilla midfielder Vicente IborraSunderland manager David Moyes confirms that the club have made a bid for Sevilla midfielder Vicente Iborra.
Aug 26, 11:44
Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone out for at least three monthsSunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone is ruled out for a minimum of three months with an elbow injury.
Aug 26, 09:49
Preview: Southampton vs. SunderlandSports Mole previews the Premier League clash at St Mary's between Southampton and Sunderland.
Aug 25, 15:36
Preview: Hull City vs. Manchester UnitedSports Mole previews Saturday's clash between Hull City and Manchester United, both of whom have made perfect starts to the new Premier League season.
Aug 25, 14:19
Sunderland sign Javier Manquillo from Atletico Madrid on initial season-long loanSunderland sign Javier Manquillo from Atletico Madrid on an initial season-long loan.
Aug 25, 11:02
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.
Aug 24, 10:50
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
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
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
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
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
Sunderland sign Steven Pienaar on one-year dealSunderland announce the signing of Steven Pienaar on a one-year contract following his release from Everton at the end of last season.
Aug 19, 14:00
Sunderland accept Watford bid for Younes KaboulSunderland confirm that they have accepted an offer from Watford for 30-year-old defender Younes Kaboul.
Aug 18, 22:54
Preview: Sunderland vs. MiddlesbroughSports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Sunderland and Middlesbrough in the Tees-Wear derby.
Aug 18, 15:00
Adnan Januzaj: 'David Moyes gives me confidence to succeed'Adnan Januzaj admits that he is "looking forward to working with David Moyes again" after joining Sunderland from Manchester United on a season-long loan.
Aug 18, 12:09
Jermain Defoe hopes to be given England nod under Sam AllardyceJermain Defoe believes that he still has a shot of earning a place in the England squad after hitting the ground running with a goal against Manchester City on Saturday.
Aug 15, 13:40
Ryan Giggs keen to move into management to prove himselfManchester United legend Ryan Giggs says that "being an assistant was great", but is now hoping to become a manager in his own right.
Aug 14, 11:36
David Moyes "disappointed" by Manchester City defeatSunderland manager David Moyes says that he is "disappointed" by his side's late defeat at the hands of Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Aug 13, 20:04
Result: Manchester City survive Sunderland scare in Pep Guardiola's first gameManchester City need an 87th-minute own goal from Paddy McNair to rescue a 2-1 win over Sunderland in Pep Guardiola's first competitive match in charge of the club.
Aug 13, 19:23
Team News: John Stones, Nolito start, Joe Hart droppedJohn Stones and Nolito start for Manchester City against Sunderland while Joe Hart drops to the bench.
Aug 13, 16:32
Live Commentary: Manchester City 2-1 Sunderland - as it happenedRelive Manchester City's 2-1 win over Sunderland as Pep Guardiola begins his reign with a narrow victory at the Etihad Stadium.
Aug 13, 16:29
David Moyes: 'Adnan Januzaj must stop blaming others'Sunderland manager David Moyes tells new signing Adnan Januzaj that he "needs to stop blaming everyone else" as he bids to rebuild his career.
Aug 12, 23:42
Preview: Manchester City vs. SunderlandSports Mole previews Pep Guardiola's first match in the Premier League as Manchester City play Sunderland.
Aug 12, 14:31
Jose Mourinho: 'Adnan Januzaj still in my plans'Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists that Adnan Januzaj still has a future at the club despite being sent out on loan to Sunderland for the 2016-17 campaign.
Aug 12, 14:16
David Moyes rules out Lamine Kone Sunderland exitSunderland manager David Moyes insists that defender Lamine Kone will not leave the club this summer amid reported interest from Everton.
Aug 12, 13:26
Adnan Januzaj joins Sunderland on loanManchester United midfielder Adnan Januzaj completes a season-long loan move to Sunderland, reuniting with former boss David Moyes.
Aug 12, 13:01
Lamine Kone expresses desire to leave SunderlandSunderland defender Lamine Kone tells manager David Moyes that he wants to leave the club after failing to offer him the improved deal that they said they would.
Aug 12, 09:21