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Former £12.5m Portstmouth star signs for La Liga side

In news coming through today, former Portsmouth and Sunderland midfielder Sulley Muntari has signed for La Liga side Deportivo La Coruña from the free agent market. Muntari signed for Portsmouth at the opening of the July 2007 transfer window for a £9.5 million fee from Serie A side Udinese – a club where he’d made [...] The post Former £12.5m Portstmouth star signs for La Liga side appeared first on The72.
Published 20 hours ago on The 72

Comfortable win for Middlesbrough puts them two points from play-offs

Middlesbrough continued to put pressure on the top six with a comfortable victory over Hull City on Tuesday night. Rudy Gestede scored twice for the hosts, whilst Patrick Bamford scored his second of the season. Evandro had equalised earlier in the game for the away side, but Middlesbrough had too much for the Tigers. Middlesbrough had [...] The post Comfortable win for Middlesbrough puts them two points from play-offs appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 12:31 pm on The 72

Middlesbrough punish sloppy Hull City mistakes – Manager reaction

Middlesbrough picked up a vital win against relegation-candidates Hull City on Tuesday night. Goals from Patrick Bamford and two from Rudy Gestede gave Boro all three-points, and they now sit just two points from the play-offs, whereas Hull remain just outside the bottom three. Middlesbrough manager Tony Pulis has had to endure an up-and-down time [...] The post Middlesbrough punish sloppy Hull City mistakes – Manager reaction appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 12:01 pm on The 72

Bolton Wanderers keen on deal for former Sunderland midfielder

Bolton Wanderers are ready to sign midfielder Jan Kirchhoff on a free transfer, according to the Sun. The 27 year-old has been on trial with the Trotters and has impressed their manager Phil Parkinson. Kirchhoff has been looking for a club since leaving Sunderland at the end of last season. The German midfielder joined Sunderland [...] The post Bolton Wanderers keen on deal for former Sunderland midfielder appeared first on The72.
Published yesterday at 11:41 am on The 72

Bolton still focused on relegation battle

Bolton Wanderers boss Phil Parkinson says his side have not lost sight of their battle against relegation despite climbing out of the drop zone. Phil Parkinson’s Bolton side lost 2-0 away at Queens Park Rangers on Saturday, but remain two points clear of the bottom three of the Championship. Parkinson told BBC Sport “We’ve always been [...] The post Bolton still focused on relegation battle appeared first on The72.
Published last Tuesday at 06:46 pm on The 72

The top 5 most unexpected Championship transfers of the January window

The January transfer window in the Championship turned out to be another exciting one with plenty of signings and departures. There were some moves that raised a few eyebrows, here are 5 of the most unexpected transfers- Tim Cahill, Millwall- Not many were expecting the 37 year-old to return to England in January. His move [...] The post The top 5 most unexpected Championship transfers of the January window appeared first on The72.
Published last Friday at 09:51 am on The 72

Super computer predicts Sky Bet Championship final standings

With 2/3 of the Sky Bet Championship campaign behind them, all 24 sides are now entering the ‘business end’ of their 2017/18 campaign. It is now that fans will be casting nervous glances and worried thoughts as to where their side will finish come early May. Will it be mid-table mediocrity that beckons, or will [...] The post Super computer predicts Sky Bet Championship final standings appeared first on The72.
Published last Thursday at 06:26 pm on The 72

Sunderland interested in summer move for League One star

Sunderland are interested in signing Wigan Athletic defender Donervan Daniels in the summer, according to the Chronicle. The 24 year-old has been in impressive form for Rochdale on loan this season and was recalled by Wigan in January. However, his contract with the League One side expires in the summer which means they could lose [...] The post Sunderland interested in summer move for League One star appeared first on The72.
Published Wednesday at 01:31 pm on The 72

Victor Anichebe could join Championship side on a free transfer

Bolton Wanderers are interested in signing striker Victor Anichebe on a free transfer, as per a report by the Sunderland Echo. The 29 year-old is now available on a free transfer having recently left Chinese side Beijing Enterprises F.C. He scored 3 goals for Sunderland in the Premier League last season but left them in [...] The post Victor Anichebe could join Championship side on a free transfer appeared first on The72.
Published Tuesday at 02:46 pm on The 72

Is Mick McCarthy A Dead Man Talking?

He talks the talk but does he walk the walk? Is manager Mick McCarthy nothing more than a dead man talking?
Published Monday at 05:11 pm on VitalFootball - Ipswich Town


Sunderland's Results
Feb 20Bolton Wanderers0 - 1A
Feb 17Brentford0 - 2H
Feb 10Bristol City3 - 3A
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Sunderland's Fixtures
Feb 24MiddlesbroughH
Mar 3MillwallA
Mar 6Aston VillaH
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Championship Table
PosTeamPldGDPts
20Birmingham33-2730
21Hull City32-729
22Burton33-3329
23Barnsley32-1628
24Sunderland33-2426
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