Vital Football

Latest Sunderland AFC News

Riveros Ready For Wearside

Riveros Ready For Wearside

Steve Bruce has admitted it has been frustrating as Sunderland have had to wait for Riveros to join up with the squad in England.

Bruce joked: 'We are still looking for Riveros to come through the door. We don't know where the hell his passport is - somewhere between Paraguay and New York!

'But we expect him to be in by Wednesday or Thursday.'

Riveros, 28, has been training in South America since he joined Sunderland on a bosman transfer in June.

Bruce is looking forward to seeing the midfielder in action and hopes to include him with the first team as soon as he can.

Bruce added: 'They need to get their passport stamped and visa changed, and with having the World Cup in the middle of it didn't help - especially with them getting to the quarter final. If they'd got knocked out in the early rounds, it would have helped!'



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Gary Johnson
Date:Tuesday August 3 2010
Time: 4:38PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Retires?

Recent Sunderland A.F.C. Articles

How Much Did Injuries Cost You In 2016/17

The numbers have been crunched on how much money sides had to fork out last season in the Premier League based on the injuries they suffered across the year.

Grabban Joins From Bournemouth

Striker Lewis Grabban has made the move to Sunderland on a season long loan deal from Bournemouth.

Goalkeeper Steele Becomes The Sixth

Sunderland also tied down former Blackburn Rovers goalkeeper Jason Steele to a four year deal yesterday as he became Sunderland's sixth addition of the summer.

McCormack Loan Links

Sunderland boss Simon Grayson worked with Ross McCormack at Leeds, signing him in fact, which makes links to the Aston Villa forward easy to make.

Archived Vital Sunderland Articles

Vital Sunderland articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Sunderland
Write For Vital Sunderland
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Chelsea MotM
Suggested By:
Pickford66%
Jones0%
O Shea7%
Lescott2%
Manquillo2%
Larsson4%
Cattermole2%
Rodwell2%
Oviedo2%
Januzaj0%
Borini2%
Sub - Gooch4%
Sub - Gibson7%
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 (view all)

The Vital Football Members League