Team News: Younes Kaboul returns to face SunderlandYounes Kaboul returns to the Watford lineup as they take on Sunderland this afternoon.
Dec 17, 14:11
Team News: Islam Slimani in for Shinji OkazakiIslam Slimani displaces Shinji Okazaki for Leicester City's trip to Sunderland.
Dec 3, 14:06
Team News: Liverpool unchanged for Sunderland visitJurgen Klopp names an unchanged Liverpool side as Sunderland visit Anfield.
Nov 26, 14:03
Team News: John O'Shea on bench for SunderlandSunderland captain John O'Shea starts the Premier League clash with Hull City on the bench.
Nov 19, 14:08
Team News: Junior Stanislas returns for BournemouthJunior Stanislas returns to the Bournemouth starting lineup for their Premier League clash with Sunderland at the Vitality Stadium.
Nov 5, 14:02
Team News: David Moyes makes five Sunderland changesDavid Moyes makes five changes to his starting lineup for Sunderland's Premier League meeting with West Bromwich Albion, including two alterations in defence.
Oct 1, 14:05
Result: Daryl Murphy secures point as Republic of Ireland draw with Serbia in qualifierDaryl Murphy rescues a point for the Republic of Ireland to seal a 2-2 draw in their 2018 World Cup qualifier.
Sep 5, 21:37
Seamus Coleman, John O'Shea return to Republic of Ireland trainingSeamus Coleman and John O'Shea return to training for the Republic of Ireland ahead of their opening World Cup qualifier against Serbia.
Sep 2, 13:32
Report: Fabio Borini facing three-month absenceA report claims that Sunderland striker Fabio Borini will miss the next three months of the season after suffering a groin injury last weekend.
Sep 1, 17:08
Preview: Southampton vs. SunderlandSports Mole previews the Premier League clash at St Mary's between Southampton and Sunderland.
Aug 25, 15:36
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
Preview: Sunderland vs. MiddlesbroughSports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Sunderland and Middlesbrough in the Tees-Wear derby.
Aug 18, 15:00
John O'Shea: 'David Moyes has fantastic pedigree'Sunderland defender John O'Shea believes that the club have made the right appointment in bringing David Moyes in to replace Sam Allardyce.
Jul 29, 13:53
Republic of Ireland's John O'Shea quiet on international future after Euro exitJohn O'Shea refuses to confirm if he is planning to retire from international duty following the Republic of Ireland's Euro 2016 elimination.
Jun 27, 12:57
Seamus Coleman: 'Difficult to describe emotion'Republic of Ireland defender Seamus Coleman says that he will 'forever remember' the night that his team advanced into the knockout round of Euro 2016.
Jun 23, 15:32
Team News: Italy, Republic of Ireland make widespread changesItaly and the Republic of Ireland both make widespread changes to their starting lineups ahead of Wednesday's Group E meeting in Lille.
Jun 22, 19:23
John O'Shea: 'We left ourselves too open against Belgium'Republic of Ireland defender John O'Shea says that his side left themselves "too open" in their 3-0 defeat to Belgium at Euro 2016 in Bordeaux.
Jun 18, 16:14
Result: Republic of Ireland start Euro 2016 campaign with a draw against SwedenCiaran Clark's own goal cancels out Wes Hoolahan's opener as Republic of Ireland start their Euro 2016 campaign with a draw against Sweden at the Stade de France.
Jun 13, 18:53
Team News: Jonathan Walters starts for Republic of Ireland in Euro 2016 opener against SwedenJonathan Walters is fit enough to start for Republic of Ireland's opening Group E game against Sweden at Euro 2016.
Jun 13, 16:03
Shay Given hoping Republic of Ireland experience pays off at Euro 2016Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given is hopeful that the squad's vast experience will stand them in good stead at Euro 2016 this summer.
Jun 9, 16:57
Robbie Keane included in Republic of Ireland squad for Euro 2016Robbie Keane is included in the Republic of Ireland squad for Euro 2016 despite concerns over his fitness.
May 31, 23:01
Preview: Republic of Ireland vs. NetherlandsSports Mole previews the international friendly between Republic of Ireland and the Netherlands.
May 26, 16:33
John O'Shea backs Jose Mourinho for Manchester UnitedManchester United and Jose Mourinho "should be a good combination", according to former Red Devils defender John O'Shea.
May 26, 14:48
Result: Watford, Sunderland play out drawWatford and Sunderland play out a 2-2 draw at Vicarage Road on the final weekend of the 2015-16 Premier League season.
May 15, 17:04
Preview: Sunderland vs. Leicester CitySports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Sunderland and Leicester City at the Stadium of Light.
Apr 8, 01:22
Republic of Ireland defender John O'Shea keen to banish memories of Euro 2012Republic of Ireland defender John O'Shea hopes that the Boys in Green give a better account of themselves when they return to a European Championship.
Mar 24, 21:27
Emmanuel Eboue delighted with 'dream' Premier League returnNew Sunderland signing Emmanuel Eboue says that it is a 'dream' to be back in the Premier League and hopes to help the Black Cats remain in the top flight this season.
Mar 9, 13:58
Result: Late Sunderland comeback stuns LiverpoolSunderland come from two goals behind in the final 10 minutes to rescue a 2-2 draw against Liverpool at Anfield.
Feb 6, 16:56
Team News: Five changes for Aston VillaRemi Garde makes five changes from the side that lost to Norwich City for the clash against Sunderland.
Jan 2, 14:09
Preview: Sunderland vs. Aston VillaSports Mole looks ahead to the basement battle between Sunderland and Aston Villa on the opening Premier League matchday of 2016.
Jan 1, 12:36
Preview: Sunderland vs. LiverpoolSports Mole previews Wednesday's Premier League clash between Sunderland and Liverpool at the Stadium of Light.
Dec 29, 22:55
Team News: Billy Jones returns for Sunderland, Almen Abdi comes in for WatfordSunderland manager Sam Allardyce makes one change for his side's Premier League clash with Watford, as Billy Jones comes in for Younes Kaboul in a back three.
Dec 12, 14:14
Sunderland's Sam Allardyce eyes West Ham United defensive duo?West Ham United centre-backs James Tomkins and James Collins are reportedly a target of Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce.
Dec 6, 12:04
Team News: Connor Wickham leads Crystal Palace attack against SunderlandConnor Wickham starts against his former club as Crystal Palace welcome struggling Sunderland to Selhurst Park.
Nov 23, 19:07
Team News: Jonathan Walters back in Republic of Ireland lineup for Euro 2016 playoff deciderJonathan Walters returns to the Republic of Ireland lineup for tonight's Euro 2016 playoff showdown against Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Nov 16, 18:47
Martin O'Neill: 'Jonathan Walters brings strength of character'Republic of Ireland coach Martin O'Neill states that Stoke City frontman Jonathan Walters brings strength of character to his country's game.
Nov 15, 19:58
Preview: Republic of Ireland vs. Bosnia-HerzegovinaSports Mole looks ahead to the second leg of the Republic of Ireland's clash against Bosnia-Herzegovina in Dublin, where a place at Euro 2016 will be at stake.
Nov 15, 15:55
John O'Shea, Shane Long take part in Republic of Ireland trainingShane Long and John O'Shea are likely to be in contention to feature for Republic of Ireland against Bosnia-Herzegovina, having taken part in Sunday's training session.
Nov 15, 11:33
OTD: Ton up for Cristiano Ronaldo as Manchester United score fiveOn this day in 2008, Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice against Stoke City to break the 100-goal barrier at Manchester United in his final season at the club.
Nov 15, 10:00
Team News: Wes Hoolahan, Daryl Murphy return for Republic of Ireland, Edin Dzeko startsNorwich City midfielder Wes Hoolahan returns to the starting XI for the Republic of Ireland's playoff clash with Bosnia-Herzegovina, while Daryl Murphy starts up front.
Nov 13, 19:06
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