Sunderland Injury News

Jan Kirchhoff receives treatment during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Manchester United on February 13, 2016
Jan Kirchhoff to miss "a couple of weeks" with hamstring injury
Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce reveals that new signing Jan Kirchhoff will be out for "a couple of weeks" with a hamstring injury.
Feb 16, 14:06
Younes Kaboul of Sunderland clears the ball from Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur at the Stadium of Light on September 13, 2015 in Sunderland, United Kingdom.
Sunderland lose defender Younes Kaboul to hamstring injury
Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce confirms that Younes Kaboul will miss several weeks of action with a hamstring injury.
Dec 23, 14:33
Sebastian Larsson of Sunderland in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland AFC and Stoke City FC at the Stadium of Light on November 28, 2015 in Sunderland, United Kingdom.
Sebastian Larsson 'ruled out of Sunderland's hectic festive schedule'
Sebastian Larsson is reportedly expected to miss Sunderland's hectic festive fixture schedule due to a knee injury.
Dec 8, 09:56
Jermain Defoe of Sunderland leaves the pitch with the match ball after scoring a hat-trick during the Capital One Cup Second Round match between Sunderland and Exeter City at Stadium of Light on August 25, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe, Sebastian Larsson doubtful for Arsenal clash
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce reveals that Jermain Defoe and Sebastian Larsson are unlikely to play against Arsenal in their Premier League clash at the Emirates Stadium.
Nov 30, 23:29
Jermain Defoe (R) of Sunderland celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Sunderland at Selhurst Park on November 23, 2015
Report: Sunderland's Jermain Defoe fit to face Stoke City
The ankle injury that forced Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe off the pitch against Crystal Palace is not as bad as first feared, according to a report.
Nov 24, 15:54
Lee Cattermole of Sunderland in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Norwich City at Stadium of Light on August 15, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Sam Allardyce: 'Lee Cattermole is over injury troubles'
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce reveals that a trip to see a specialist in Germany has helped Lee Cattermole to recover from a groin injury.
Nov 20, 19:52
Lee Cattermole of Sunderland in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Norwich City at Stadium of Light on August 15, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Sunderland's Lee Cattermole out of Southampton clash
A groin injury rules Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole out of Saturday's home encounter against Southampton.
Nov 5, 15:40
Younes Kaboul (C) of Sunderland competes against Michael Carrick (L) and Antonio Valencia (R) of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, Unite
Sunderland defender Younes Kaboul ruled out of West Ham United clash
Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat confirms that Younes Kaboul has been ruled out of his side's match against West Ham United due to a recurrence of his knee injury.
Oct 2, 19:15
Adam Johnson for Sunderland on January 1, 2015
Adam Johnson fit for Sunderland's trip to Bournemouth
Sunderland head coach Dick Advocaat confirms that Adam Johnson is fit to feature against Bournemouth this weekend following six weeks out after dislocating his shoulder.
Sep 18, 06:22
Adam Johnson of Sunderland celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Hull City at the Stadium of Light on December 26, 2014
Sunderland winger Adam Johnson to make training return
Sunderland boss Dick Advocaat confirms that Adam Johnson is expected to be back in training next week after recovering from a shoulder injury.
Sep 4, 11:17
Billy Jones for Sunderland on January 1, 2015
Injured duo Jeremain Lens, Billy Jones to sit out Exeter City clash
Dick Advocaat reveals that Billy Jones and Jeremain Lens will not feature in the midweek tie at Exeter City due to injury, but both are likely to return by Saturday.
Aug 24, 15:27
Adam Johnson for Sunderland on January 1, 2015
Dick Advocaat: 'Adam Johnson could return in September'
Sunderland manager Dick Advocaat reveals that winger Adam Johnson could return in September after his shoulder injury was discovered to be better than initially feared.
Aug 14, 14:39
Adam Johnson for Sunderland on January 1, 2015
Sunderland winger Adam Johnson sidelined for two months with shoulder injury
Sunderland winger Adam Johnson is sidelined for at least two months with a shoulder injury.
Aug 12, 16:55
Costel Pantilimon for Sunderland on November 29, 2014
Costel Pantilimon, Jordi Gomez to miss Sunderland's pre-season opener
Sunderland duo Costel Pantilimon and Jordi Gomez are ruled out of tonight's pre-season friendly against Darlington due to injuries.
Jul 9, 06:57
Jack Rodwell of Sunderland celebrates his goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on January 1, 2015
Sunderland midfielder Jack Rodwell passed fit for Arsenal clash
Sunderland midfielder Jack Rodwell recovers from a hamstring injury in time for the team's trip to Arsenal.
May 19, 16:19
Jordi Gomez for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Sunderland's Jordi Gomez out for six weeks with knee injury
Sunderland's Jordi Gomez is ruled out for six weeks with a fractured kneecap, while Wes Brown and Jack Rodwell will also miss tomorrow's clash against Leicester.
May 15, 15:09
Wes Brown for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Wes Brown closing in on Sunderland return
Sunderland defender Wes Brown reveals that he is nearing a return from injury following almost two months on the sidelines with a knee problem.
May 6, 14:02
Steven Fletcher for Sunderland on January 24, 2015
Sunderland's Steven Fletcher ruled out of Stoke City clash
Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher will miss his side's match against Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium after picking up an ankle injury.
Apr 25, 02:07
Jack Rodwell of Sunderland celebrates his goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on January 1, 2015
Sunderland's Jack Rodwell 'likely to be fit for Crystal Palace clash'
Jack Rodwell is reportedly likely to recover from a hamstring injury in time to play in Sunderland's clash against Crystal Palace this weekend.
Apr 8, 10:22
Wes Brown for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Wes Brown ruled out for four to five weeks
Sunderland defender Wes Brown could miss the rest of the season after being ruled out for four to five weeks with a knee injury.
Apr 1, 18:41
Wes Brown for Sunderland on December 21, 2014
Sunderland's Wes Brown 'out of Wear-Tyne derby with knee injury'
Sunderland defender Wes Brown will reportedly miss this Sunday's Wear-Tyne derby as he has been unable to train since suffering a knee injury against West Ham.
Apr 1, 10:29
Emanuele Giaccherini for Sunderland on January 4, 2015
Emanuele Giaccherini unlikely to play again this season following ankle surgery
Gus Poyet confirms that Emanuele Giaccherini will be out for a minimum of 12 weeks after undergoing ankle surgery.
Feb 26, 16:04
Emanuele Giaccherini for Sunderland on January 4, 2015
Gus Poyet fearing the worst over Emanuele Giaccherini injury
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits that he is not expecting any good news over Emanuele Giaccherini's ankle injury.
Feb 22, 23:43
Jermain Defoe for Sunderland on January 31, 2015
Gus Poyet downbeat over Jermain Defoe injury
Gus Poyet says that striker Jermain Defoe could miss Sunderland's upcoming six-pointer with West Brom through injury.
Feb 18, 01:02
Jermain Defoe for Sunderland on January 31, 2015
Sunderland's Jermain Defoe doubtful for West Bromwich Albion clash?
A calf injury could reportedly rule Jermain Defoe out of Sunderland's upcoming Premier League encounter against West Bromwich Albion.
Feb 17, 15:01
Sunderland's English midfielder Lee Cattermole vies with Chelseas Brazilian midfielder Willian during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Chelsea at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north east England on November 29, 2014
Lee Cattermole to return to full training with Sunderland next week
Gus Poyet reveals that Lee Cattermole is likely to return to full training with his Sunderland teammates next week.
Feb 12, 09:34
Adam Johnson of Sunderland rounds goalkeeper Allan McGregor of Hull City to score the opening goal following a poor back pass during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Hull City at the Stadium of Light on December 26, 2014
Sunderland's Adam Johnson to miss Fulham FA Cup tie
Sunderland winger Adam Johnson will miss the FA Cup tie against Fulham following surgery on a thumb problem.
Feb 3, 15:47
Sunderland's English midfielder Lee Cattermole vies with Chelseas Brazilian midfielder Willian during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Chelsea at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north east England on November 29, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'Lee Cattermole may require surgery'
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits that Lee Cattermole may need an operation on his knee if he is unable to return to training in the near future.
Jan 31, 02:11
Sunderland's English midfielder Lee Cattermole vies with Chelseas Brazilian midfielder Willian during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Chelsea at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north east England on November 29, 2014
Sunderland trio doubtful for Fulham match in FA Cup fourth round
Sunderland could be without Lee Cattermole, Adam Johnson and Wes Brown for their fourth-round FA Cup match against Fulham due to injury.
Jan 23, 02:59
Sunderland's Steven Fletcher during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on January 29, 2014
Steven Fletcher suffers groin injury
A groin injury keeps Steven Fletcher out of Sunderland's home encounter against Liverpool.
Jan 10, 12:43
Sunderland's English midfielder Lee Cattermole vies with Chelseas Brazilian midfielder Willian during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Chelsea at The Stadium of Light in Sunderland, north east England on November 29, 2014
Gus Poyet: Lee Cattermole "touch and go" for Liverpool clash
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits that Lee Cattermole is "touch and go" in a battle for fitness to play against Liverpool in their Premier League clash at the Stadium of Light.
Jan 10, 06:04
 Billy Jones of Sunderland and Lukasz Fabianski of Swansea City battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Swansea City at Stadium of Light on September 27, 2014
Sunderland's Billy Jones hopeful injury woes are behind him
Sunderland defender Billy Jones is hopeful that his injury woes are behind him after a difficult start to his career with the Black Cats.
Dec 27, 04:34
Sunderland's Emanuele Giaccherini celebrates after scoring his team's third goal against Cardiff during the Premier League match on April 27, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'Emanuele Giaccherini could play against Newcastle United'
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits that Emanuele Giaccherini could make his comeback from injury in his side's Tyne-Wear derby match against Newcastle United.
Dec 19, 19:42
Sunderland's Steven Fletcher during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on January 29, 2014
Steven Fletcher in Sunderland squad
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet confirms that striker Steven Fletcher is in the team's squad for their trip to Liverpool, despite not training for the last two days.
Dec 5, 19:11
Sunderland captain Lee Cattermole in action during the FA Cup Third Round Replay between Sunderland and Bolton Wanderers at Stadium of Light on January 15, 2013
Lee Cattermole: 'Injured trio's return is a massive boost'
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole believes that it will be a massive boost for his side to have Emanuele Giaccherini, Ricky Alvarez and Billy Jones fit again.
Nov 18, 20:12
Patrick van Aanholt of Sunderland is stretchered off the pitch due to injury during the Barclays Premier League match against Crystal Palace on November 3, 2014
Gus Poyet: 'Patrick van Aanholt out for up to three months'
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet reveals that defender Patrick van Aanholt has been ruled out for three months due to requiring surgery on his dislocated shoulder.
Nov 10, 02:18
Manager Gustavo Poyet of Sunderland gives instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester United at Stadium of Light on August 24, 2014
Sunderland's Gus Poyet unclear of "damage" to Patrick van Aanholt's shoulder
Gus Poyet says that the club are waiting to learn the extent of the "damage" to Patrick van Aanholt's shoulder.
Nov 4, 06:40
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Gus Poyet relieved after Steven Fletcher injury scare
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits that he was relieved to hear Steven Fletcher's injury scare proved to be minor as the striker will be fit to face Crystal Palace on Monday.
Nov 1, 04:22
Gustavo Poyet the Sunderland manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at the Stadium of Light on March 31, 2014
Gus Poyet reveals Sunderland trio sidelined for a month
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits that the trio of Ricky Alvarez, Emanuele Giaccherini and Sebastian Coates could be out of action for a month.
Oct 10, 00:04
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CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516