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Sunderland fans are prepared to pay a serious sum to watch a team that is yet to win on the pitch on the other side of the turnstile in 2017. This is a scene that, simultaneously, bemuses and intrigues. Photograph:   Ian Horrocks/Sunderland AFC via Getty Images

Turnstile 46, Stadium of Light, Sunderland, 7.40pm Tuesday: above the dual entrance a red sign says £30. There is a queue each side, a dozen deep and (...)

Sunerland have been given permission to speak to Preston boss Simon Grayson over the vacant managerial role at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Serena Taylor/Newcastle United/Getty

Simon Grayson has signed a three-year deal as the new manager of Sunderland in a move that could have major implications for the Irish contingent at P(...)

The firm is best known in Ireland for buying €100 million of loans from Lloyds Banking Group in 2014.

Irish-American billionaire Ellis Short’s Kildare Partners has raised $2 billion (€1.8 billion) to invest in distressed European property loans. Mr S(...)

David Moyes: presided over just six  victories in 38 league games as manager of relegated Sunderland. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

Sunderland are seeking their eighth manager in six turbulent years after David Moyes concluded a calamitous 10 months on Wearside by resigning yester(...)

Fernando Llorente scored Swansea’s opener in their 2-0 win at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty

Sunderland 0 Swansea City 2 Kyle Naughton’s first goal in more than six years helped Swansea to the brink of Premier League safety as relegated Sunde(...)

Middlesbrough’s Marten de Roon scores in the Premier League game againbst Sunderland at  The Riverside Stadium. Photograph: Lee Smith/Action Images via Reuters/ Livepic

Middlesbrough 1 Sunderland 0 Middlesbrough finally got round to winning their first Premier League game of 2017 as the so-called “derby of the doomed(...)

Sunderland manager David Moyes: “There’s still a chance and while there’s a chance, we’re going to try to take it.” Photograph: Reuters/Scott Heppell

It was David Moyes’s 54th birthday yesterday and Sunderland’s manager spent part of it deflecting questions about personal decline or, more specifical(...)

Sunderland manager David Moyes reacts during his side’s draw with West Ham on Saturday. Photo: Ed Sykes/Reuters

This time four years ago David Moyes was about to succeed Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United but today he is struggling to restore his tattered re(...)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic opened the scoring as Manchester United eased past Sunderland at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters

Sunderland 0 Manchester United 3 Zlatan Ibrahimovic had told us he was a “lion among pussycats” and sure enough Manchester United’s leading light del(...)

Sunderland manager David Moyes signed a four-year contract at the Stadium of Light last summer. Photograph: Getty Images.

“Relegation had, in truth, been the club’s comeuppance for poor organization over a number of years and the club was on the verge of a real crisis . .(...)

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