Dick Advocaat resigns as Sunderland manager

A day after his team failed to hold a two-goal lead in an eventual 2-2 draw with West Ham, Dick Advocaat has resigned as Sunderland manager. After taking the job in March and helping Sunderland escape relegation in the 2014-2015 season, the Black Cats are 19th in the league table and have not won a […]

Sunderland fans raise over £1500 for Dick Advocaat’s wife

Amid the news that Dick Advocaat has changed his mind and agreed to come back to Sunderland for the 2015-16 season after keeping them into the Premier League, Sunderland fans have taken up raising money to get flowers for Advocaat’s wife as a thank you for “letting” her husband postpone retirement for another year. Towards the end […]

Sunderland plays Adam Johnson despite child sex charges

This past Saturday, May 2, Adam Johnson entered a Premier League game for Sunderland as a late-game substitute. He played the final ten minutes, plus stoppage time, and contributed to Sunderland’s surprising 2-1 victory over Southampton. Johnson’s appearance would typically be a non-story, but it was made a story a week earlier when Adam Johnson […]