Vital Football

Latest Sunderland AFC News

Jones Confident of Survival

Jones Confident of Survival

Sunderland striker Kenwyne Jones confident Sunderland can lose it`s yo-yo tag and retain a place in the Premier League next season.

Jones who ended his goal drought against West Ham last Saturday told The Sunderland Echo "It was great to get back among the goals, at this stage it could not have been better timed and the whole place has been really buzzing."

"We are really glad that we could put a smile on people's faces after losing our last two home games. It was quite a long time since I'd scored and now I've got to make sure that the fans see more, sooner rather than later."

"But whatever happens the team comes first and as long as I play my part in helping us win then I'll be happy."

"Fulham will be a massive game but then again to a club like Sunderland every game is massive. It's good that we've been able to put some breathing space between ourselves and the bottom three but we've got to remain really focused because every game will be hugely important until we're mathematically safe."

"We will be treating every game as if our lives depend on it. But it's encouraging that the last two wins have put us on the road to safety and I believe we'll get there because I am confident in the team and its ability."

"Sunderland have been a yo-yo club and it would be some achievement to break that sequence and go on to become a Premier League power if we can."

"This season will do a lot for the club and the fans and if we do stay up next season we will build and become a stronger team."

"It was just a lack of experience that held us back and stopped us putting more points on the board, but now we're are showing that we are making good progress. We are turning things around and now we're aiming to put a string of results together that will keep us up."

Vital Sunderland Says

It great to hear Kenwyne talking about how we can turn into Premier League power if we can retain a place in the Premiership.

Hopefully he can go on a bit of a goal scoring run from now until the end of the season.

Date:Wednesday April 2 2008
Time: 7:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

Sunderland Need Some Easter Cheer

Manager Chris Coleman has been reflecting on the timing of the March international break and how it can be used to Sunderland's advantage this season.

Stats: Sunderland v Preston North End

All the stats from Sunderland (0) vs (2) Preston North End, Stadium of Light, 17/3/18 Att: 28,543

Team Sheets - Sunderland v Preston

Chris Coleman plays host to Alex Neil in today's Championship clash at the Stadium of Light.

There's A Confidence In The Sunderland Camp

Goalkeeper Lee Camp has said that there remains a quiet confidence inside of the dressing room that Sunderland can still get themselves out of the mess created this season.

Sunderland A.F.C. Archived Articles

Vital Sunderland articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Sunderland
Write For Vital Sunderland
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Preston MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sub - Fletcher0%
Sub - LuaLua0%
Sub - McNair0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Results (view all)

Sunderland A.F.C. Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

The Vital Football Members League