Category Archives: Sunderland

Sunderland going German? Three Bundesliga 2 stars the Mackems should target

The Sunderland Echo reports the Black Cats are ready to go shopping in Germany’s second tier this summer, regardless of whether a proposed takeover by a German-based consortium goes ahead. Even Sunderland’s next manager could be German, with odds cut on Jens Keller’s appointment over the past 24 hours. But which Bundesliga 2 stars should… Read More »


West Ham lead the race to sign Lamine Kone from Sunderland as exodus continues

West Ham are leading the race to sign Sunderland defender Lamine Kone, according to reports. The Hammers are one of a few Premier League clubs tracking the Ivorian defender following Sunderland’s relegation, with reports suggesting that the only sticking point is the Black Cats’ £15million price tag. There is expected to be a big exodus… Read More »


Stoke City: Jack Butland worth more than Jordan Pickford

Stoke City chief executive Tony Scholes has suggested that his club would want significantly more than £30m if they were to sanction the sale of England goalkeeper Jack Butland. Everton have paid £30m to sign stopper Jordan Pickford from Sunderland in this summer’s transfer window, with the 23-year-old joining the Toffees for a club-record fee.… Read More »