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The lights go out on Sunderland's decade-long stay in the Premier League with the club in debt and directionless - The Independent;

The lights go out on Sunderland's decade-long stay in the Premier League with the club in debt and directionless - The Independent

The IndependentThe lights go out on Sunderland's decade-long stay in the Premier League with the club in debt and directionlessThe IndependentDeparture had begun many hours before kick-off. On Friday in the city centre around 40 of those made redundant by Sunderland - even before relegation – held a joint leaving-do in a bar called Revolution. Cleaning ladies earning less than £300 a week ...and more »

Eddie Howe backs David Moyes to lead Sunderland back from relegation he did not see coming - ChronicleLive;

Eddie Howe backs David Moyes to lead Sunderland back from relegation he did not see coming - ChronicleLive

ChronicleLiveEddie Howe backs David Moyes to lead Sunderland back from relegation he did not see comingChronicleLiveEddie Howe believes David Moyes can bring Sunderland back to the Premier League but he admits he did not think his opposite number would have to when he oversaw victory at Bournemouth in November. On Saturday the Cherries inflicted the 1-0 defeat ...and more »

Moyes ponders future after Black Cats' relegation - The Straits Times

Moyes ponders future after Black Cats' relegationThe Straits TimesSunderland boss David Moyes looking glum after relegation was confirmed. The Championship beckons after 10 years of Premier League football.PHOTO: REUTERS. Published. 1 hour ago. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin ...and more »

Relegation: A Blessing in Disguise for Sunderland? - The Football Faithful (blog);

Relegation: A Blessing in Disguise for Sunderland? - The Football Faithful (blog)

The Football Faithful (blog)Relegation: A Blessing in Disguise for Sunderland?The Football Faithful (blog)After a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Bournemouth, Sunderland have been confirmed as relegated despite a fairly spirited performance – a rarity on Wearside this season. A 2-0 defeat at the hands of an almost dead and buried Middlesbrough side last weekend ...and more »

Stephen Hunt: 'How can you get that passion if the training ground is 200 miles away? It's just not possible' - Irish Independent;

Stephen Hunt: 'How can you get that passion if the training ground is 200 miles away? It's just not possible' - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentStephen Hunt: 'How can you get that passion if the training ground is 200 miles away? It's just not possible'Irish IndependentAfter six years battling against relegation from the Premier League with six different managers, Sunderland were finally relegated from the top flight yesterday. When a big, well-supported, historical club like Sunderland falls from the top division ...and more »

Sunderland star emerges as controversial target for Newcastle United - Football League World;

Sunderland star emerges as controversial target for Newcastle United - Football League World

Football League WorldSunderland star emerges as controversial target for Newcastle UnitedFootball League WorldSunderland were officially relegated from the Premier League this weekend after losing 1-0 to Bournemouth and they will be bracing themselves for a number of high profile exits. Newcastle United, on the other hand, are on their way up. They won ...and more »

Moyes ready to lead Sunderland back to Premier League - Normangee Star

Moyes ready to lead Sunderland back to Premier LeagueNormangee Star“From the start of the season when we went to Manchester City their winning goal came two minutes from the end, we then had a awful start to the season and struggled to win a game”. Bounce-back promotion will be the target for the Black Cats, although ...and more »

No escape as Sunderland relegated from Premier League - China Post

No escape as Sunderland relegated from Premier LeagueChina PostThe northeast club is returning to the second tier after a decade in world soccer's richest league. Relegation was confirmed with four games remaining after a loss to Bournemouth on Saturday. Owner Ellis Short doesn't mask the problems engulfing the ...and more »

Howe: We had to dig in - Vitalfootball

Howe: We had to dig inVitalfootballEddie Howe praised his AFC Bournemouth side for their resilience after the 1-0 win at Sunderland yesterday. Joshua King netted a late winner to secure back-to-back wins for the Cherries, and end Sunderland's 10-year stay in the Premier League. Howe ...and more »

Sunderland's 10-year stay in Premier League ends - ClickLancashire;

Sunderland's 10-year stay in Premier League ends - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireSunderland's 10-year stay in Premier League endsClickLancashireMarco Silva has now guided Hull to 21 points from his 15 league games since taking charge, with the team one place and three points above the relegation zone. Sunderland owner Ellis Short has admitted mistakes have been made during his tenure after ...and more »

Sunderland: Ellis Short admits mistakes have been made after costly relegation - pppFocus;

Sunderland: Ellis Short admits mistakes have been made after costly relegation - pppFocus

pppFocusSunderland: Ellis Short admits mistakes have been made after costly relegationpppFocusIt is a result that made their Premier League survival mathematically impossible even with four games left in their season. With 21 points from 34 games after the final whistle, the Mackems were relying on Hull City to delay their departure by another ...and more »

Eddie Howe says David Moyes is an 'outstanding' manager, backs Sunderland to come back and praises fans - Sunderland Echo;

Eddie Howe says David Moyes is an 'outstanding' manager, backs Sunderland to come back and praises fans - Sunderland Echo

Sunderland EchoEddie Howe says David Moyes is an 'outstanding' manager, backs Sunderland to come back and praises fansSunderland EchoBournemouth boss Eddie Howe has expressed sympathy for Sunderland's plight but has backed them to bounce back. Joshua King's 88th minute winner for Bournemouth ended Sunderland's 10-year stint in the Premier League. Howe's opposite number ...and more »

Newcastle try to sign Sunderland's best player - 101 Great Goals;

Newcastle try to sign Sunderland's best player - 101 Great Goals

101 Great GoalsNewcastle try to sign Sunderland's best player101 Great GoalsPretty much just two Sunderland players have impressed in what has been a woeful Premier League season for the north east side. On Saturday, Sunderland's relegation was confirmed due to a 1-0 home defeat by Bournemouth. After 10 years in the top flight ...and more »

Niall Quinn: Sunderland need to find an identity, fans would accept playing more youngsters - ChronicleLive;

Niall Quinn: Sunderland need to find an identity, fans would accept playing more youngsters - ChronicleLive

ChronicleLiveNiall Quinn: Sunderland need to find an identity, fans would accept playing more youngstersChronicleLiveNiall Quinn says Sunderland need to find an identity in order to move forward after relegation. Sunderland's ten-year stay in the Premier League came to an end on Saturday after a terrible season as they lost 1-0 at home to Bournemouth. And club legend ...and more »

Sunderland legend Niall Quinn on relegation, David Moyes and what's needed for the club to bounce back - Sunderland Echo;

Sunderland legend Niall Quinn on relegation, David Moyes and what's needed for the club to bounce back - Sunderland Echo

Sunderland EchoSunderland legend Niall Quinn on relegation, David Moyes and what's needed for the club to bounce backSunderland EchoSunderland legend Niall Quinn says there will be a lot of “soul-searching” in the corridors of power at the Stadium of Light after the club's relegation. And the former striker has called on the hierarchy to come up with a defined and clear plan in ...and more »

Sunderland relegated from the Premier League - Alive For Football;

Sunderland relegated from the Premier League - Alive For Football

Alive For FootballSunderland relegated from the Premier LeagueAlive For FootballWith the club reportedly in debt, Defoe and Pickford may, to their delight, be sold this summer. It did little to deter the Cherries and when King lobbed Jordan Pickford the ball seemed destined for the top corner, but the crossbar - and then the post ...and more »

Sunderland relegated from the Premier League after 10 consecutive seasons - ITV News;

Sunderland relegated from the Premier League after 10 consecutive seasons - ITV News

ITV NewsSunderland relegated from the Premier League after 10 consecutive seasonsITV NewsThe Black Cats defeat to Bournemouth at the Stadium of Light, along with Hull's 0-0 draw with Southampton, means Sunderland will play in the Championship next season. Share · Tweet · Plus · Reddit ...and more »

Sunderland down as Hull hold on for point at Saints - pppFocus

Sunderland down as Hull hold on for point at SaintspppFocusThe defeat, Sunderland's 23rd of the season, means the Black Cats are relegated from the Premier League for a joint-record fourth time in Moyes' first season in charge. At the Hawthorns Jamie Vardy struck the 43rd-minute victor for champions Leicester ...and more »

Sunderland fans turn on David Moyes as relegation is confirmed - AppsforPCdaily;

Sunderland fans turn on David Moyes as relegation is confirmed - AppsforPCdaily

AppsforPCdailySunderland fans turn on David Moyes as relegation is confirmedAppsforPCdailySunderland became the first team to be relegated from the Premier League this season after Joshua King's late goal consigned David Moyes' men to a 1-0 defeat to Bournemouth on Saturday. Sunderland had to beat Bournemouth to have any chance of ...and more »

Opinion: Two Sunderland players Blues should target - Vitalfootball

Opinion: Two Sunderland players Blues should targetVitalfootballPremier League side Sunderland were relegated to the Sky Bet Championship on Saturday afternoon following their 1-0 defeat at home to AFC Bournemouth. In-form Norwegian Josh King scored the only goal of the game at the Stadium of Light as the ...and more »