Northumbria Police have said they will take a zero tolerance approach to any supporters causing trouble at Sunday’s Tyne-Wear derby at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Getty

Northumbria police have warned Sunderland and Newcastle United supporters that anyone caught provoking trouble during Sunday’s derby at the Stadium of(...)

Paolo Di Canio has been sacked after only winning two of his 12 matches since being appointed manager in March. Photograph: Tony Marshall/Getty Images

Former Sunderland chairman Niall Quinn has urged owner Ellis Short not to appoint a journeyman manager as Paolo Di Canio’s replacement.The Texan is c(...)