2016 Season

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2016 Schedule
5-5-18, 20th in English Premier League
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Mariner: Stakes way higher for managers (2:43)
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4dMark Ogden

Defoe hints at Sunderland exit if relegated

Jermain Defoe says he would have to leave Sunderland to safeguard his hopes of playing at next year's World Cup if the club suffer relegation.

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6dPA Sport

Moyes: Draw with Burnley was not enough

Moyes was frustrated after Sunderland failed to make the most of a game against a team without an away win to their name in the league all season.

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Dyche: This was a game of missed chances (0:44)
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Moyes: Burnley make the game difficult (1:10)
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6dColin Randall

Pickford best for sub-par Sunderland

Jordan Pickford continues to be a bright spot for Sunderland but some wasteful finishing doomed David Moyes' side to a 0-0 draw vs. Burnley.

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6dPA Sport

Sunderland stay bottom after Burnley draw

Tom Heaton denied Sunderland a dramatic late winner as David Moyes' men were left mired in relegation trouble after spurning a series of chances.

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6dPA Sport

Sunderland stay bottom after Burnley draw

Tom Heaton denied Sunderland a dramatic late winner as David Moyes' men were left mired in relegation trouble after spurning a series of chances.

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8dChris Wright

Defoe's England call delights Lowery

Five-year-old Bradley, who suffers from a rare form of cancer, was delighted when he found out his hero had been selected by Gareth Southgate.

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7dESPN staff

Weekend Premier League Predictions

Manchester City and Arsenal are both coming off the back of embarrassing European exits, while the Chelsea machine may keep rolling on.

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9dColin Randall

Moyes still the man for Sunderland?

It's been a long season for Sunderland and David Moyes, who will get a visit from Burnley on Saturday. Yet Moyes is arguably still the right manager.

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WATCH: Prem relegation predictions (2:06)
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8dESPN staff

Defoe, Rashford, Shaw get England calls

Jermain Defoe, Marcus Rashford and Luke Shaw have been named in the England squad along with several new faces.

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9dPA Sport

Johnson denied appeal against conviction

Former England footballer Adam Johnson has lost a challenge against his conviction for sexual activity with a 15-year-old fan.

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14dPA Sport

Moyes: Sunderland must use experience

David Moyes has called on Sunderland's players to use their experience of escaping relegation in past seasons to ensure their Premier League status.

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17dJonathan Smith

Man City could move for Pickford - source

Premier League club scouts have watched Pickford closely and the 22-year-old may consider his future if rock-bottom Sunderland are relegated.

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19dIan Holyman

Eboue: Year-long ban like being in prison

Former Arsenal and Sunderland defender Emmanuel Eboue says his year-long FIFA-imposed ban from football has been "like being in prison."

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19dColin Randall

Sunderland resistance peters out vs. Man City

After showing plenty of fight and some flashes of skill, Sunderland had no answers as the second half turned into a Manchester City canter.

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19dJohn Brewin

Aguero, Sane help Man City sink Sunderland

Man City won comfortably over Sunderland, despite not playing particularly well, thanks to the individual brilliance of Sergio Aguero and Leroy Sane.

RankingsEnglish Premier League

Goal Difference-2618th
Goals Scored2419th
Assists1020th
Goals Conceded5016th