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Vital Sunderland - Archives for 2012

Sunderland - Manchester City: Team News (01/01/2012)

Sunderland 1-0 Manchester City (01/01/2012)

Adams loaned to Northampton (03/01/2012)

Wigan Athletic Preview - Away, January 3 (03/01/2012)

Arsenal targeting Richardson? (03/01/2012)

O'Neill to be re-united with Collins? (03/01/2012)

Noble returns to Sunderland (03/01/2012)

Stats: Wigan Athletic v Sunderland 03.01.12 @19.45 (04/01/2012)

O'Neill: 'Our best win since I've been here' (04/01/2012)

Liverpool to raid Sunderland for Sessegnon? (04/01/2012)

O'Neill plans transfer talks (04/01/2012)

Second Bendtner arrest revealed (05/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Egan loaned to Eagles (05/01/2012)

Colback extends Black Cats contract (05/01/2012)

Young 'keeper loaned to Gateshead (06/01/2012)

Opposing View - Peterborough United (08/01/2012)

Nosworthy completes Watford loan (08/01/2012)

Peterborough United Preview - Away, Jan 8 (08/01/2012)

Peterborough United - Sunderland: Team News (08/01/2012)

Peterborough 0-2 Sunderland (08/01/2012)

Sunderland face 'Boro in round four (08/01/2012)

Campbell steps up recovery with reserve outing (10/01/2012)

SAFC Loan Round-up (10/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Nosworthy departs for Watford (10/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Knott loaned to Wimbledon (11/01/2012)

Opposing View - Chelsea (12/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Noble makes permanent Carlisle move (12/01/2012)

Chelsea Preview - Away, January 14 (13/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Carson joins Hull on loan (13/01/2012)

Carlisle Cooking up striker loan deal (14/01/2012)

O'Neill to hold transfer talks with Short (14/01/2012)

Chelsea - Sunderland: Team News (14/01/2012)

Chelsea 1-0 Sunderland (14/01/2012)

O'Neill: 'I felt the performance was fantastic' (14/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Cook loaned to Cumbrians (16/01/2012)

SAFC Loan Round-up (16/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Laing loaned to Wycombe (16/01/2012)

Noble set for Rams loan (17/01/2012)

Bruce disappointed not to get more time (18/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Noble completes Derby loan (18/01/2012)

Swansea City Preview - Home, January 21 (20/01/2012)

Brown and Bramble in contention for Swansea (20/01/2012)

Sunderland - Swansea City: Team News (21/01/2012)

Sunderland 2-0 Swansea City (21/01/2012)

O'Neill: 'Three very important points for us' (21/01/2012)

SAFC Transfer Rumour Mill #2 (21/01/2012)

SAFC Transfer Rumour Mill #3 (24/01/2012)

Extent of Bendtner injury confirmed (26/01/2012)

SAFC Transfer Rumour Mill #4 (26/01/2012)

Middlesbrough Preview - Home, January 29 (28/01/2012)

SAFC Transfer Rumour Mill #5 (28/01/2012)

Stats: Sunderland v Middlesbrough 29.01.12 @13.30 (29/01/2012)

O'Neill: 'The players responded well' (29/01/2012)

Black Cats draw Gunners in round five (29/01/2012)

O'Neill reveals Davies interest (29/01/2012)

Opposing View - Norwich City (31/01/2012)

Norwich City Preview - February 1 (31/01/2012)

OFFICIAL: Sunderland snap up Bridge (31/01/2012)

Sunderland Vs Stoke (04/02/2012)

Middlesbrough Vs Sunderland (08/02/2012)

Sunderland Vs Arsenal (19/02/2012)

F.A Cup Quarter Final Draw (19/02/2012)

Quinny Departs (20/02/2012)

Three Days Until the Tyne Wear Derby (01/03/2012)

Extra time equaliser earns Newcastle a point (04/03/2012)

Vital Formula One (23/03/2012)

Elmo: 'I'm leaning towards leaving' (19/04/2012)

Riveros set for Kayserispor switch (19/04/2012)

Preview: Aston Villa vs. Sunderland (20/04/2012)

Aston Villa - Sunderland: Team News (21/04/2012)

Stats: Aston Villa v Sunderland 21.04.12 (21/04/2012)

O'Neill: 'We created more than we did at Man City' (22/04/2012)

O'Neill targeting strikers this summer (23/04/2012)

SAFC loan round-up (23/04/2012)

Gordon to leave Sunderland this summer (25/04/2012)

Black Cats pair get international call-ups (25/04/2012)

Bendtner: 'Not certain I'll stay at Sunderland' (25/04/2012)

Richardson & Larsson undergo groin ops (26/04/2012)

Preview: Sunderland vs. Bolton Wanderers (27/04/2012)

Cattermole charges dropped (27/04/2012)

Stats: Sunderland v Bolton Wanderers 28.04.12 @15. (28/04/2012)

O'Neill: 'We've given away some sloppy goals' (28/04/2012)

Al-Ain 'confident' of capturing Gyan (29/04/2012)

Wickham to return to Ipswich on loan? (29/04/2012)

Bridge to return to City this summer (01/05/2012)

OFFICIAL: Riveros completes Sunderland exit (01/05/2012)

Noble would 'love' to return to Hartlepool (01/05/2012)

Preview: Fulham vs. Sunderland (04/05/2012)

Fulham - Sunderland: Team News (06/05/2012)

Stats: Fulham v Sunderland 06.05.12 @14.00 (06/05/2012)

McClean makes Ireland squad for Euro 2012 (07/05/2012)

O'Neill: 'A frustrating afternoon' (07/05/2012)

McClean receives death threats over call-up (08/05/2012)

Sunderland join race for Hoilett? (08/05/2012)

Meyler future set to be decided (10/05/2012)

Sessegnon named Player of the Season (10/05/2012)

Preview: Sunderland vs. Manchester United (11/05/2012)

Sunderland - Manchester United: Team news (13/05/2012)

Sunderland 0-1 Manchester United (13/05/2012)

O'Neill: 'A big effort by players & supporters' (13/05/2012)

Bendtner exits under a cloud (14/05/2012)

Black Cats pair called up by Scotland (16/05/2012)

O'Neill linked with Cuellar re-union (16/05/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #1 (17/05/2012)

Gordon among nine released by Sunderland (19/05/2012)

Thee scholars offered pro' deals with SAFC (19/05/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #2 (19/05/2012)

Liddle joins academy coaching staff (22/05/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #3 (22/05/2012)

SAFC pre-season schedule taking shape (24/05/2012)

Sunderland confirm Adidas kit deal (24/05/2012)

SAFC international round-up (28/05/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #4 (30/05/2012)

Bramble cleared of all charges (31/05/2012)

Follow the Euros on Vital England (02/06/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #5 (02/06/2012)

Elmo in talks with West Ham (02/06/2012)

Bruce offered Hull City job (08/06/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #6 (08/06/2012)

Bruce lands Hull City post (08/06/2012)

O'Shea's Ireland defeated in Euro opener (10/06/2012)

SAFC international round-up (13/06/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #7 (13/06/2012)

Sunderland's Irish trio crash out (14/06/2012)

England eliminate Larsson's Sweden (16/06/2012)

Arsenal trip on day one for Sunderland (18/06/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #8 (21/06/2012)

'Sunderland will be the best-known club in Africa' (26/06/2012)

Ellis Short speaks of his ambitions for SAFC (26/06/2012)

OFFICIAL: McCartney completes Hammers move (01/07/2012)

OFFICIAL: Cuellar becomes first summer signing (02/07/2012)

OFFICIAL: Gyan departs permanently (06/07/2012)

Sunderland re-coup Gyan transfer fee (07/07/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #9 (08/07/2012)

Richardson set for West Ham move? (09/07/2012)

SAFC Duo doubtful for Korea trip (13/07/2012)

Sunderland depart for Peace Cup (16/07/2012)

Robertson or bust for O'Neill (16/07/2012)

Angeleri completes Sunderland exit (16/07/2012)

Seongnam 1-0 Sunderland (19/07/2012)

Groningen 2-3 Sunderland (22/07/2012)

Injury blow for Brown (23/07/2012)

O'Neill denies link to Villa defenders (23/07/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #10 (25/07/2012)

VIDEO: Tweeting Guidelines For Premier League (25/07/2012)

Turner undergoes Norwich medical (25/07/2012)

Academy of Light made EPPP Category One (27/07/2012)

OFFICIAL: Turner joins Norwich City (27/07/2012)

Sunderland make £10 Fletcher bid (30/07/2012)

O'Neill confirms first-choice centre-back pairing (01/08/2012)

Wickham's Ipswich return looks unlikely (01/08/2012)

O'Neill admits keeping Sess will be hard (04/08/2012)

Bramble keen to repay O'Neill's faith (04/08/2012)

Elmo set for clarity on Sunderland role (04/08/2012)

Wolves deny accepting £12m Fletcher bid (08/08/2012)

Richardson headed for SAFC exit? (08/08/2012)

SAFC target Fletcher hands in transfer request (08/08/2012)

SAFC Pre-season round-up (13/08/2012)

SAFC Season Preview: Part One (13/08/2012)

SAFC Season Preview: Part Two (14/08/2012)

Bardsley undergoes ankle operation (14/08/2012)

Wolves reject third Fletcher offer (14/08/2012)

SAFC draw Morecambe at home (15/08/2012)

SAFC Season Preview: Part Three (15/08/2012)

OFFICIAL: Saha pens one-year deal (16/08/2012)

Opposing View: Arsenal (16/08/2012)

SAFC Season Preview: Part Four (16/08/2012)

Arsenal Preview (A) - August 18 (17/08/2012)

VIDEO: Saha Completes Sunderland Move (17/08/2012)

Sunderland squad numbers released (17/08/2012)

Arsenal - Sunderland: Starting XIs (18/08/2012)

Arsenal 0-0 Sunderland (18/08/2012)

Tactically Speaking: Arsenal (A) (18/08/2012)

O'Neill: 'A terrific performance' (19/08/2012)

SAFC hold Johnson talks? (19/08/2012)

O'Neill: 'Richardson wants to leave' (20/08/2012)

SAFC agree Fletcher fee with Wolves (22/08/2012)

Opposing View: Reading (23/08/2012)

SAFC Paper Talk #11 (24/08/2012)

Reading Preview (H) - August 25 (24/08/2012)

OFFICIAL: Fletcher signs for SAFC (24/08/2012)

OFFICIAL: Sunderland capture Johnson (25/08/2012)

Morecambe Preview (H) - August 28 (28/08/2012)

Sunderland 2-0 Morecambe (28/08/2012)

OFFICIAL: SAFC accept Fulham's Rico bid (29/08/2012)

England call for Sunderland pair (30/08/2012)

OFFICIAL: Sess signs extended contract (30/08/2012)

OFFICIAL: Elmohamady loaned to Hull City (30/08/2012)

Sunderland draw MK Dons in League Cup (31/08/2012)

Swansea City Preview (A) - September 1 (31/08/2012)

Sunderland in Jenas talks (31/08/2012)

OFFICIAL: Richardson's a Cottager (31/08/2012)

Opposing View: Swansea City (31/08/2012)

OFFICIAL: Rose joins on loan (31/08/2012)

Swansea City - Sunderland: Starting XIs (01/09/2012)

Swansea City 2-2 Sunderland (01/09/2012)

O'Neill: 'Fitness coming for Fletcher & Sess' (02/09/2012)

Meyler called-up by Republic of Ireland (02/09/2012)

Tactically Speaking: Swansea City (A) (02/09/2012)

McClean fumes after Ireland debacle (08/09/2012)

OFFICIAL: Lynch loaned to 'Pools (08/09/2012)

Cattermole set for contract talks (11/09/2012)

Bruce denies Campbell loan interest (11/09/2012)

Internationals: McClean exclusion to continue (12/09/2012)

Opposing View: Liverpool (13/09/2012)

Liverpool Preview (H) - September 15 (14/09/2012)

O'Neill unimpressed by McClean's Twitter antics (14/09/2012)

Change of heart for O'Neill over Meyler (14/09/2012)

SAFC pay respects to Hillsborough victims (15/09/2012)

O'Neill to discuss loan move with Wickham (15/09/2012)

Sunderland 1-1 Liverpool (15/09/2012)

O'Neill: 'Liverpool deserved equaliser' (15/09/2012)

VIDEO: We Gave As Good As We Got - O'Neill (17/09/2012)

Rose eager for permanent Sunderland move (17/09/2012)

Sunderland take James McFadden on trial (19/09/2012)

Bramble: 'Of course I want to stay' (19/09/2012)

West Ham Utd - Sunderland Preview (A) - Sept 22 (21/09/2012)

O'Neill: 'Sessegnon form not a major worry' (22/09/2012)

West Ham Utd - Sunderland: Starting XIs (22/09/2012)

Stats: West Ham United v Sunderland (22/09/2012)

O'Neill: 'We should have been able to hold on' (22/09/2012)

Loan watch: Lynch makes pro' debut for Pools (24/09/2012)

VIDEO: Side Will End Winless Run - O'Neill (24/09/2012)

MK Dons Preview (A) - September 25 (24/09/2012)

MK Dons (A) Starting XIs (25/09/2012)

Stats: MK Dons v Sunderland (25/09/2012)

Support for Cattermole varies after latest red (26/09/2012)

Sunderland face Middlesbrough in League Cup (26/09/2012)

Opposing View: Wigan Athletic (27/09/2012)

Wigan Atheltic Preview (H) - September 29 (27/09/2012)

Stats: Sunderland v Wigan Athletic (01/10/2012)

O'Neill: 'No concerns over Fletcher reliance' (01/10/2012)

Loan watch: Lynch scores maiden goal (01/10/2012)

McFadden deal close as loan departures beckon (02/10/2012)

Levein ends Fletcher's Scotland exile (02/10/2012)

The FSF's Away Fans Feedback Project (02/10/2012)

Opposing View: Manchester City (04/10/2012)

Johnson wins England call-up (04/10/2012)

Manchester City Preview (A) - October 6 (04/10/2012)

OFFICIAL: Noble returns to Pools on-loan (05/10/2012)

Manchester City Team News (A) (06/10/2012)

Manchester City 3-0 Sunderland (06/10/2012)

O'Neill: 'Disappointed with result & performance' (06/10/2012)

Loan watch: Lynch returns to Sunderland (09/10/2012)

Injury rules McClean out of Ireland duty (09/10/2012)

OFFICIAL: Knott loaned to Woking (09/10/2012)

Fletcher scoops Premier League award (09/10/2012)

Scotland beaten on Fletcher's return (13/10/2012)

Loan watch: Pools denied at the death (15/10/2012)

O'Neill & Pardew put differences aside (16/10/2012)

'Noble too hard on himself' says Cooper (16/10/2012)

Wickham will continue to fight for his chance (16/10/2012)

Internationals: Rose dismissed in face of racism (16/10/2012)

Rose: 'They have to be banned' (17/10/2012)

Opposing View: Newcastle United (19/10/2012)

Newcastle United Preview (H) - October 21 (19/10/2012)

Wear - Tyne Derby: Build-up (21/10/2012)

Sunderland 1-1 Newcastle United (21/10/2012)

O'Neill: 'Clumsy in the final third' (21/10/2012)

Loan watch: Elmo prompts Hull comeback (22/10/2012)

Jonjo Heuerman's Big Football Tag (23/10/2012)

Opposing View: Stoke City (25/10/2012)

Stoke City Preview (A) - October 27 (26/10/2012)

OFFICIAL: McFadden pens short-term deal (26/10/2012)

Stoke City - Sunderland: Starting XI's (27/10/2012)

Stats: Stoke City v Sunderland (27/10/2012)

O'Neill: 'Worthy of a point' (28/10/2012)

OFFICIAL: Cattermole signs until 2016 (29/10/2012)

Loan watch: Pools bag away point (29/10/2012)

VIDEO: O'Neill Content With Draw (29/10/2012)

Middlesbrough Preview (H) - October 30 (29/10/2012)

Sunderland 0-1 Middlesbrough (31/10/2012)

O'Neill: 'Didn't give supporters enough' (31/10/2012)

Opposing View: Aston Villa (01/11/2012)

Aston Villa Preview (H) - November 3 (02/11/2012)

Sunderland - Aston Villa: Starting XIs (03/11/2012)

Sunderland 0-1 Aston Villa (03/11/2012)

O'Neill: 'Probably should have won' (03/11/2012)

Loan watch: Noble's Pools humbled in Cup (05/11/2012)

McFadden injured as Noble returns (05/11/2012)

OFFICIAL: Egan loaned to Bradford City (05/11/2012)

OFFICIAL: Noble extends 'Pools loan deal (07/11/2012)

OFFICIAL: Meyler loaned to Hull City (08/11/2012)

Everton Preview (A) - November 10 (09/11/2012)

Everton - Sunderland: Starting XIs (10/11/2012)

Stats: Everton v Sunderland (10/11/2012)

O'Neill: 'We should have been out of sight' (10/11/2012)

Fulham - Sunderland: Starting XIs (18/11/2012)

Stats: Fulham v Sunderland (18/11/2012)

Fulham 1-3 Sunderland (18/11/2012)

Opposing View: West Brom (22/11/2012)

West Bromwich Albion Preview (H) - November 24 (23/11/2012)

Team News: West Bromwich Albion (H) (24/11/2012)

Sunderland 2-4 West Bromwich Albion (24/11/2012)

O'Neill: 'We gave away some crazy goals' (24/11/2012)

Sunderland deny O'Neill quit claims (24/11/2012)

Lengthy lay-off's for Cattermole & O'Shea (25/11/2012)

Loan watch: Meyler & Elmo taste defeat (25/11/2012)

Queens Park Rangers Preview (H) - November 27 (26/11/2012)

MLS 'keeper training with Sunderland (26/11/2012)

Kilgallon in line for rare start against QPR (27/11/2012)

O'Neill: 'Collymore quit rumours are lazy' (27/11/2012)

Team News: Queens Park Rangers (H) (27/11/2012)

Stats: Sunderland v Queens Park Rangers (27/11/2012)

O'Neill: 'We could have scored at any stage' (28/11/2012)

Opposing View: Norwich City (30/11/2012)

Paper Talk: Two strikers linked to Black Cats (30/11/2012)

Norwich City Preview (A) - December 2 (01/12/2012)

F.A Cup: Sunderland travel to Bolton (02/12/2012)

Team News: Norwich City (A) (02/12/2012)

Norwich City 2-1 Sunderland (02/12/2012)

Martin O'Neill marks one year in charge (03/12/2012)

Brown injury issues nearly over (05/12/2012)

Opposing View: Chelsea (06/12/2012)

Campbell unlikely to join former club Hull (06/12/2012)

Chelsea Preview (H) - December 8 (07/12/2012)

Cattermole ruled out for two months (08/12/2012)

Team News: Chelsea (H) (08/12/2012)

Stats: Sunderland v Chelsea (08/12/2012)

O'Neill: 'We should have got something' (09/12/2012)

Reading Preview (H) - December 11 (11/12/2012)

Team News: Reading (H) (11/12/2012)

Stats: Sunderland v Reading (12/12/2012)

O'Neill: 'We won the game convincingly' (12/12/2012)

Team News: Manchester United (A) (15/12/2012)

Stats: Manchester United v Sunderland (15/12/2012)

O'Neill: 'A really spirited performance' (15/12/2012)

Opposing View: Southampton (20/12/2012)

Stats: Southampton v Sunderland (24/12/2012)

Manchester City Preview (H) - December 26 (24/12/2012)

Team News: Manchester City (H) (26/12/2012)

Sunderland 1-0 Manchester City (26/12/2012)

Tottenham Hotspur Preview (H) - December 29 (28/12/2012)

Opposing View: Tottenham Hotspur (29/12/2012)

Team News: Tottenham Hotspur (H) (29/12/2012)

Sunderland 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur (30/12/2012)

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