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HITC Sport
Football League: Alfred N’Diaye winner sees Wolves keep pace at summitagainst Wolves, only for Alfred N’Diaye to score a 93rd-minute winner, and Card
HITC Sport / Posted 3 hours ago
against Wolves, only for Alfred N’Diaye to score a 93rd-minute winner, and Cardiff kept pace thanks a late penalty at the Stadium of Light – where Sunderland are without a win in a bleak run of 15 matches across two divisions. • Lee Carsley will... Read more
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chroniclelive
Which Sunderland players are spared your fury? Rate the Black Cats playersThere wasn't much to cheer for Sunderland fans at the Stadium of Light yesterda
chroniclelive / Posted 4 hours ago
There wasn't much to cheer for Sunderland fans at the Stadium of Light yesterday. Not that came as anything new for the red and white faithful. Lynden Gooch's penalty was the only bright spot on another day to forget on Wearside, although Bryan... Read more
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walesonline
View from the press box: Streetwise Cardiff see off Black Catswith this win, one that sets up a rather tasty top-two clash with a certain Lee
walesonline / Posted 5 hours ago
with this win, one that sets up a rather tasty top-two clash with a certain Leeds United on Tuesday. The display at the Stadium of Light was not first class, even if the opportunity was there for it. The Bluebirds may well have soared past their... Read more
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chroniclelive
SAFC fans react as Cardiff defeat puts them in bottom threeNot since December 2016 have the Wearsiders won on home turf and that record wi
chroniclelive / Posted 15 hours ago
Not since December 2016 have the Wearsiders won on home turf and that record will stretch into a tenth month, with the next Stadium of Light fixture not coming until QPR on October 14. Fans are not happy. @Mobilemackem tweeted: “I just don’t know... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland players failed to heed Simon Grayson's warnings against Cardiff Cityfans largely stuck behind the players, despite once again seeing their team fai
chroniclelive / Posted 15 hours ago
fans largely stuck behind the players, despite once again seeing their team fail at home - with their wait for a win at the Stadium of Light now extending to 16 games in all competitions, and dating back to before Christmas. Grayson admitted:... Read more
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walesonline
How this brilliant unseen act of captaincy helped Cardiff City winSunderland. Cardiff looked to have thrown away the chance for a first win in f
walesonline / Posted 16 hours ago
Sunderland. Cardiff looked to have thrown away the chance for a first win in four when Craig Bryson’s early opener at the Stadium of Light was cancelled out when Lynden Gooch levelled from the spot after the break. And it would have been a result... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland's injury woes are undermining their season, says Simon Graysontheir last seven games, and this afternoon’s 2-1 reverse against Cardiff City w
chroniclelive / Posted 16 hours ago
their last seven games, and this afternoon’s 2-1 reverse against Cardiff City was their fourth successive defeat at the Stadium of Light. Grayson is struggling to turn Sunderland’s fortunes around on the pitch and his task is being made harder... Read more
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chroniclelive
2 Cardiff City report: Black Cats slip into bottom three after fourth home defeatputs them 1-0 up (Image: newcastle chronicle) Sunderland’s abysmal home form i
chroniclelive / Posted 17 hours ago
puts them 1-0 up (Image: newcastle chronicle) Sunderland’s abysmal home form is a theme that precedes every game at the Stadium of Light, and once again the Black Cats came a cropper early in the game. A bright opening was brought to an abrupt... Read more
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chroniclelive
2 Cardiff City: Concede first and lose - 5 things we learned todaywhen Joe Ralls converted a penalty of his own after Lamine Kone was adjudged to
chroniclelive / Posted 17 hours ago
when Joe Ralls converted a penalty of his own after Lamine Kone was adjudged to have pushed in the penalty area. The Stadium of Light is a demoralising place to be and the fans are desperate for Ellis Short to sell up but the two look stuck... Read more
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walesonline
Joe Ralls winner sets up top-of-the-table clash with Leeds Unitedat Sunderland – to set-up a huge top of the table clash with Leeds on Tuesday.
walesonline / Posted 18 hours ago
at Sunderland – to set-up a huge top of the table clash with Leeds on Tuesday. But the Bluebirds did suffer a scare at the Stadium of Light having looked to have thrown away a lead following a comfortable first-half. Craig Bryson had given Neil... Read more
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walesonline
Manga returns for Bluebirds as Bamba drops to bench at Sunderlandagainst Sheffield Wednesday.Cardiff City defender Bruno Ecuele Manga But the I
walesonline / Posted 20 hours ago
against Sheffield Wednesday.Cardiff City defender Bruno Ecuele Manga But the Ivorian has been benched for the trip to the Stadium of Light, with Manga returning to a starting XI that includes three changes from last weekend’s 1-1 draw with the... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Sunderland v Cardiff - Team Sheets - 23-9-17What's being said in the forum now? Sunderland are at the Stadium of Light wit
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 21 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Sunderland are at the Stadium of Light with Cardiff the visitors for the latest Championship game. This will be a 3pm kick-off as we look to secure all three points with a win, if possible. With the team sheets... Read more
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chroniclelive
SAFC vs Cardiff LIVE: Match updatesclash with Cardiff. On December 17 last year, then-Premier League Sunderland d
chroniclelive / Posted 22 hours ago
clash with Cardiff. On December 17 last year, then-Premier League Sunderland defeated Leicester City 2-1 at the Stadium of Light. It was the last time the Wearside fans saw their side win on home turf. Cardiff won't be easy though.... Read more
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walesonline
Sunderland vs Cardiff City LIVECity will aim to halt their recent blip of three games without a win by piling
walesonline / Posted 23 hours ago
City will aim to halt their recent blip of three games without a win by piling on the misery for hosts Sunderland at the Stadium of Light. Despite last week's draw with Sheffield Wednesday knocking them off the top of the table on goal... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Sunderland v Cardiff - Follow On Twitter - 23-9-17What's being said in the forum now? Sunderland are at the Stadium of Light wit
vitalfootball co uk / Posted yesterday
What's being said in the forum now? Sunderland are at the Stadium of Light with Cardiff the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off. It's that time of the week again and Sunderland are in action once more as the 2017-18 season continues. With... Read more
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Cardiff City Online
Sunderland v Cardiff. Match previewCardiff (D1 L1) most recently a 4-0 win in the Premier League in April 2014. T
Cardiff City Online / Posted yesterday
Cardiff (D1 L1) most recently a 4-0 win in the Premier League in April 2014. This is the first Championship meeting at the Stadium of Light between the sides since October 2006, which Cardiff won 2-1 thanks to a brace from Michael Chopra. Simon... Read more
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chroniclelive
Time to lay Sunderland's home hoodoo to rest once and for all, insists Simon Graysonmanager he needs a home win to get the fans on-side. He said: “Of course you w
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
manager he needs a home win to get the fans on-side. He said: “Of course you want to win in front of your own fans. “The Stadium of Light can be an intimidating place for the opposition if we can get it going – I’ve seen that for myself.Read... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland's Simon Grayson ready for Cardiff City's 'Marmite manager' Neil WarnockNeil Warnock back South having tasted defeat on Wearside. Tomorrow Warnock bri
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Neil Warnock back South having tasted defeat on Wearside. Tomorrow Warnock brings his early-season high-fliers to the Stadium of Light, but Grayson hopes he will be the one smiling when the pair enjoy a post-match drink, having ended... Read more
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walesonline
How Cardiff City can beat struggling SunderlandCardiff City will be looking to claim just their second win at Sunderland in 38
walesonline / Posted yesterday
Cardiff City will be looking to claim just their second win at Sunderland in 38 years when they travel to the Stadium of Light on Saturday. A 2006 triumph, courtesy of a Michael Chopra's double, is the only time the Bluebirds have tasted victory on... Read more
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chroniclelive
Red and White Army not planning for a quick campaign“Emotions are running high amongst supporters and we absolutely want to take fa
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
“Emotions are running high amongst supporters and we absolutely want to take fans’ current concerns to the club.”The Stadium of Light (Image: PA) The Red and White Army are making great play of their democratic structures and wide... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland have three injury doubts ahead of home game against Cardiff Citymade a mistake in his last outing against Nottingham Forest which saw the visit
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
made a mistake in his last outing against Nottingham Forest which saw the visitors score the decisive goal at the Stadium of Light, and he was replaced by Kone for the next game which saw Sunderland draw at Hull City.Tyias Browning of... Read more
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chroniclelive
Pick your SAFC team to face CardiffSunderland welcome Cardiff City to the Stadium of Light on Saturday as they loo
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Sunderland welcome Cardiff City to the Stadium of Light on Saturday as they look to get back to winning ways. Their misery was further compounded on Wednesday, when they were dumped out of the Carabao Cup, losing 3-0 at big-spending... Read more
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Vavel
Sunderland vs Cardiff City Preview: Black Cats searching for first home win of 2017 against high-flying Bluebirds2017 against high-flying Bluebirds22-09-2017 Sunderland have been unable to sec
Vavel / Posted yesterday
2017 against high-flying Bluebirds22-09-2017 Sunderland have been unable to secure a home win since beating Watford at the Stadium of Light in December 2016 and their latest attempt to do so sees surprise package Cardiff make the trip to... Read more
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chroniclelive
Imagine Neil Warnock as Sunderland manager? Here's how it could have happenedcareer, and revealed ahead of Saturday’s clash that he has spoken to Sunderland
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
career, and revealed ahead of Saturday’s clash that he has spoken to Sunderland in the past about a possible move to the Stadium of Light. Cardiff sit joint top of the Championship table after a storming start, but Warnock admits he has had... Read more
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HITC Sport
Sunderland will be given huge boost by imminent return of injured duofirst eight games. They face Cardiff City at home on Saturday (September 23) h
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
first eight games. They face Cardiff City at home on Saturday (September 23) having lost their last three matches at the Stadium of Light in the league and fans are starting to get a little worried that after coming down from the Premier League... Read more
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walesonline
Cardiff City fans will travel to Sunderland on the team flightwill travel to Sunderland on the team flight, Neil Warnock has revealed. The B
walesonline / Posted yesterday
will travel to Sunderland on the team flight, Neil Warnock has revealed. The Bluebirds take on the Black Cats at the Stadium of Light on Saturday afternoon, with Warnock delighted to have his request for the players to fly to the north east... Read more
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chroniclelive
Prutton predicts Sunderland's woes will continuepundit David Prutton believes Sunderland’s early season woes will continue on S
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
pundit David Prutton believes Sunderland’s early season woes will continue on Saturday, backing Cardiff City to leave the Stadium of Light with a 2-1 victory. Wednesday’s 3-0 defeat at Everton saw them exit the Carabao Cup as well, and while many... Read more
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walesonline
Cardiff City press conference LIVE: Zohore, Sunderland and formCardiff City are back on the road again this weekend, as they make the long jou
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Cardiff City are back on the road again this weekend, as they make the long journey to Sunderland's Stadium of Light on Saturday afternoon. Neil Warnock will be looking to consolidate his team's good start to the season and bring to an end their... Read more
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chroniclelive
Mike Ashley or Ellis Short who is the better chairman? Who cares?do. For a club of their size and stature it is simply not good enough.Mike Ashl
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
do. For a club of their size and stature it is simply not good enough.Mike Ashley (Image: PA) Things are even worse at the Stadium of Light, where apart from the 2014 League Cup final, the only things they have had to crow about for a long time... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland's next 5 fixtures: Where will the Black Cats next win come?2-0 Sunderland The Lilywhites don’t seem to missing Grayson too much after the
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
2-0 Sunderland The Lilywhites don’t seem to missing Grayson too much after the Sunderland manager swapped Deepdale for the Stadium of Light in the summer. Alex Neil has guided them to fourth place in the table, with only one defeat from their... Read more
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HITC Sport
Championship predictions Part One: Points for Leeds, Wolves; more misery for Graysonare third in the table, but level on points with both Wolves and Leeds so will
HITC Sport / Posted 2 days ago
are third in the table, but level on points with both Wolves and Leeds so will be looking to regain top spot at the Stadium of Light. Again, on paper, facing Sunderland appears to be an ideal fixture for the Bluebirds as Simon Grayson's men... Read more
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chroniclelive
Slight setback for Sunderland's Max Stryjek as he's unable to return to Accrington Stanley yetWearside and it is hoped that, like with Jordan Pickford, the first team experi
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
Wearside and it is hoped that, like with Jordan Pickford, the first team experience this season will see him return to the Stadium of Light ready to challenge for the number one jersey. As well as working hard with Sunderland’s full-time medical... Read more
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walesonline
Blakey: Why Cardiff will pile misery on struggling Sunderlandwhy I think Cardiff will turn them over on Saturday. An early goal or two coul
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
why I think Cardiff will turn them over on Saturday. An early goal or two could really flatten the mood at the Stadium of Light and the boo boys will be out. Sunderland could actually use a manager like Warnock themselves, but I hope... Read more
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chroniclelive
Three key Cardiff City players Sunderland must be wary ofSunderland welcome high-flying Cardiff City to the Stadium of Light on Saturday
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
Sunderland welcome high-flying Cardiff City to the Stadium of Light on Saturday afternoon, looking for a win that could re-ignite their season. Despite a positive start to the campaign, the Black Cats have picked up just one point from their last... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Grayson Eyes Cardiff Victoryplayers to return three points in the home tie against Cardiff City this weeken
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 days ago
players to return three points in the home tie against Cardiff City this weekend. Hosting Neil Warnock's boys at the Stadium of Light on Saturday, we are yet to pick up a home win during the 2017/18 campaign and Grayson would dearly like to... Read more
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chroniclelive
Is SAFC vs Cardiff on TV, what time is kick-off and who is in the teams?Sunderland host high-flying Cardiff City at the Stadium of Light in their lates
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
Sunderland host high-flying Cardiff City at the Stadium of Light in their latest league encounter. The Bluebirds have been the surprise package of the Championship so far this season. They sit third in the table, but are level on 17 points with... Read more
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chroniclelive
Neil Warnock could be pantomime villain Stadium of Light needsat that level – Cardiff are not the side you would want to face. But a Warnock
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
at that level – Cardiff are not the side you would want to face. But a Warnock team might not be the worst visitors for the Stadium of Light at the moment. The Wearside ground is a difficult place to play football at the moment, and the Black Cats... Read more
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HITC Sport
Can't believe it: Sunderland fans surprised by their star performer against Everton arriving at Sunderland, and he was guilty of missing a number of opportunities
HITC Sport / Posted 3 days ago
arriving at Sunderland, and he was guilty of missing a number of opportunities last night. Sunderland are next in action at the weekend, when they take on Cardiff City at the Stadium of Light. Show Comments Register for HITC Sport - Daily Disp... Read more
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chroniclelive
Michael Chopra on his Sunderland career and Cardiff gamescoring a brace against Sunderland for Cardiff, and how he sees Saturday’s game
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
scoring a brace against Sunderland for Cardiff, and how he sees Saturday’s game between the two sides panning out at the Stadium of Light.Michael Chopra of Sunderland celebrates with Daryl Murphy after scoring against Tottenham Hotspur “It was a... Read more
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chroniclelive
Everton 3-0 Sunderland analysis: Black Cats never trouble Everton as they exit Carabao Cupthere was no hard-luck story to soften the blow. It was not a great way to prep
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
there was no hard-luck story to soften the blow. It was not a great way to prepare for the visit of Cardiff City to the Stadium of Light, where being at home is a disadvantage to Simon Grayson’s men. The first half was as flat as the atmosphere... Read more
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chroniclelive
Everton 3-0 Sunderland: Four things we learnt and one we did notthe role in the Championship, not that he gets booed by the diehards who follow
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
the role in the Championship, not that he gets booed by the diehards who follow the team on the road as he has done at the Stadium of Light. 4. Billy Jones can do a job in a centre-half pairing Billy Jones has lost his place at right-back after a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jordan Pickford could prove Everton snip at £30million - but he should face Sunderlandfor that reason doesn't want the goalkeeper lining up against Sunderland tonigh
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
for that reason doesn't want the goalkeeper lining up against Sunderland tonight. The Black Cats boss took charge at the Stadium of Light in the summer but has endured a difficult start to life at Wearside, sitting just one place above the... Read more
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chroniclelive
James Vaughan hopes for a winning return to Evertoncareer has seen him take in spells at Norwich, Huddersfield, Birmingham and Bur
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
career has seen him take in spells at Norwich, Huddersfield, Birmingham and Bury, before he earned a summer move to the Stadium of Light. His form in League One for the Shakers led many to suggest that Sunderland had gotten themselves a bargain... Read more
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Goal.com
Everton v Sunderland Betting: Toffees to get season on track against Black Catsscore of 5-0. The departed Romelu Lukaku scored four of the goals though, inclu
Goal.com / Posted 4 days ago
score of 5-0. The departed Romelu Lukaku scored four of the goals though, including all three in the Toffees' win at the Stadium of Light. Who is likely to score the goals this time around? Wayne Rooney is inevitably the favourite to open the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Simon Grayson plans to make Everton's Ronald Koeman squirmand keep it very difficult for them? It might be the case we try to do that at
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
and keep it very difficult for them? It might be the case we try to do that at Everton. “I am sure teams who come to the Stadium of Light will say they have not won at home for nine or ten months and (try to) keep it quiet. You try to use any bit... Read more
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Everton FC
Everton vs SunderlandLangford takes charge at Goodison Park for his 11th fixture of the season. His
Everton FC / Posted 4 days ago
Langford takes charge at Goodison Park for his 11th fixture of the season. His campaign started with a 1-1 draw at the Stadium of Light as Sunderland faced Derby County on the opening day, and this will be his first Everton fixture. He has... Read more
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Everton FC
View From A Royal Blue: No Brotherly Love For Snodsevery game to get back into the Premier League. Glynn recognises what a tough
Everton FC / Posted 4 days ago
every game to get back into the Premier League. Glynn recognises what a tough job both him and Simon Grayson have at the Stadium of Light. But they have been a successful partnership for a few years now, achieving promotion at Leeds United,... Read more
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chroniclelive
Jordan Pickford planning a Stadium of Light returnbe coming back as a fan, watching the games when I can. I might get myself in t
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
be coming back as a fan, watching the games when I can. I might get myself in the south stand!” When he does return to the Stadium of Light, Pickford can expect a warm reception. His new club-mate Wayne Rooney returned to boyhood club Everton in... Read more
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chroniclelive
Is Everton vs Sunderland on TV, what time is kick-off and who is in the teams?taken charge of the Black Cats, having previously refereed Sunderland’s 1-1 ope
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
taken charge of the Black Cats, having previously refereed Sunderland’s 1-1 opening day draw against Derby County at the Stadium of Light at the beginning of last month. The Wearsiders trailed in that game until Langford awarded Sunderland a... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Everton record breaker set for Goodison return - despite a dodgy tummyBirmingham and Bury before his summer move to Sunderland. He is far from the o
Liverpool Echo / Posted 5 days ago
Birmingham and Bury before his summer move to Sunderland. He is far from the only familiar face to Blues fans at the Stadium of Light. Tyias Browning and Brendan Galloway are on season-long loans in the North-east, but barred from playing... Read more
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