Sunderland Transfer Talk

Jermain Defoe celebrates with Patrick van Aanholt during the Premier League game between Southampton and Sunderland on March 5, 2016
Bournemouth to move for Jermain Defoe?
Jermain Defoe is reportedly a major summer transfer target of Bournemouth, particularly if Sunderland are relegated to the Championship.
May 4, 09:41
Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue attends a training session on the eve of the Champion's League football match Juventus vs Galatasaray on October 1, 2013
Sam Allardyce: 'Writing on wall for Emmanuel Eboue'
Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce admits that "the writing is on the wall" for AWOL defender Emmanuel Eboue.
Apr 13, 13:00
Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue attends a training session on the eve of the Champion's League football match Juventus vs Galatasaray on October 1, 2013
Sunderland terminate Emmanuel Eboue's contract
Sunderland inform full-back Emmanuel Eboue of their intention to terminate his contract after FIFA suspends him for 12 months.
Mar 31, 11:15
Sam Allardyce looking pretty in pink ahead of the Premier League game between Sunderland and Manchester United on February 13, 2016
Report: Sam Allardyce to stay at Sunderland even if club is relegated
A report claims that Sam Allardyce will remain the manager of Sunderland next season, even if the club finds itself in the Championship.
Mar 29, 10:08
Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue attends a training session on the eve of the Champion's League football match Juventus vs Galatasaray on October 1, 2013
Sunderland complete Emmanuel Eboue signing
Sunderland announce the signing of former Arsenal defender Emmanuel Eboue until the end of the season.
Mar 9, 13:22
Rennes' French forward Ousmane Dembele (C) kicks the ball during the French L1 football match Rennes against Marseille on December 03, 2015
European clubs battle for Ousmane Dembele?
A host of European teams, including several from the Premier League, reportedly watch Rennes striker Ousmane Dembele in action.
Mar 7, 22:09
Adam Matthews of Sunderland in action during a pre season friendly between Darlington and Sunderland at Heritage Park on July 9, 2015 in Bishop Auckland, England.
Sunderland defender Adam Matthews joins Bristol City on loan
Sunderland defender Adam Matthews joins Bristol City on an emergency loan deal until the end of the season.
Mar 7, 12:09
Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue attends a training session on the eve of the Champion's League football match Juventus vs Galatasaray on October 1, 2013
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce confirms Emmanuel Eboue offer
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce confirms that a contract offer has been made to 32-year-old defender Emmanuel Eboue, who is available on a free transfer.
Mar 3, 14:59
Aden Flint of Bristol City celebrates scoring the first goal for Bristol City during the Sky Bet League One match between Bristol City and Walsall at Ashton Gate on May 3, 2015
West Bromwich Albion eye Bristol City defender Aden Flint?
West Bromwich Albion are reportedly planning a £2m summer offer for Bristol City's goalscoring centre-back Aden Flint.
Mar 3, 10:28
Toulouse's Danish forward Martin Braithwaite celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Toulouse and Lille on May 9, 2015
English quartet eye Martin Braithwaite?
West Ham United, Crystal Palace, Sunderland and Hull City are all reportedly scouting Toulouse striker Martin Braithwaite.
Mar 1, 11:46
Galatasaray defender Emmanuel Eboue attends a training session on the eve of the Champion's League football match Juventus vs Galatasaray on October 1, 2013
Sunderland to decide on Emmanuel Eboue next week
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce says that he will decide if he is going to offer free agent Emmanuel Eboue a contract next week.
Feb 25, 17:57
Lille's French defender Adama Soumaoro in action against Guingamp on October 17, 2015
Lille defender Adama Soumaoro on Sunderland's radar?
Lille's versatile defender Adama Soumaoro is reportedly being monitored by Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce.
Feb 23, 21:46
A general view of Elland Road Stadium during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Sheffield Wednesday at Elland Road on August 17, 2013
Leeds United to offer young goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell new deal?
Nineteen-year-old goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell is reportedly in line to receive a new contract from Leeds United.
Feb 11, 11:49
Yann M'Vila of Sunderland looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Swansea City at Stadium of Light on August 22, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Yann M'Vila open to permanent Sunderland stay if they stay up
Sunderland midfielder Yann M'Vila indicates his willingness to seal a permanent move to Wearside, but only for Premier League football next season.
Feb 10, 18:13
Jordi Gomez of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur at the Stadium of Light on September 13, 2015 in Sunderland, United Kingdom.
Jordi Gomez finalises move to Blackburn Rovers from Sunderland on loan
Sunderland midfielder Jordi Gomez completes a move to Blackburn Rovers on loan until the end of the season.
Feb 1, 22:29
Steven Fletcher of Sunderland controls the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at The Stadium of Light on October 03, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Steven Fletcher joins Marseille on loan
Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher completes a loan switch to Marseille.
Feb 1, 20:48
Jordi Gomez of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur at the Stadium of Light on September 13, 2015 in Sunderland, United Kingdom.
Jordi Gomez to undergo Blackburn Rovers medical?
Sunderland midfielder Jordi Gomez is reportedly closing in on a loan move to Blackburn Rovers until the end of the season.
Feb 1, 20:09
Saido Berahino sits on the bench during the game between West Brom and Southampton on September 12, 2015
Live Coverage: Transfer Deadline Day - as it happened
Relive the final day of the 2016 winter transfer window as Stoke City made the biggest splash with a club-record midfield signing.
Feb 1, 18:59
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.
Jermain Defoe to return to Bournemouth?
Bournemouth reportedly make a £5m offer to Sunderland for striker Sam Allardyce.
Feb 1, 12:22
Steven Fletcher of Sunderland controls the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at The Stadium of Light on October 03, 2015 in Sunderland, England.
Sunderland 'offer Steven Fletcher to Marseille'
Sunderland reportedly offer striker Steven Fletcher to Ligue 1 side Marseille after manager Sam Allardyce sanctions his transfer.
Feb 1, 11:58
Mathieu Debuchy of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on August 9, 2015
Manchester United in for Mathieu Debuchy?
Manchester United emerge as surprise contenders to take Arsenal's out-of-favour defender Mathieu Debuchy on loan for the rest of the season.
Feb 1, 11:48
Bordeaux's French Tunisian midfielder Wahbi Khazri jubilates after scoring a penalty during the French L1 football match between Rennes (Stade Rennais FC) and Bordeaux (FCGB) on February 21, 2015
Sunderland announce Wahbi Khazri capture
Sunderland announce the arrival of Bordeaux midfielder Wahbi Khazri on a four-and-a-half year deal.
Jan 30, 17:55
Bordeaux's French-born Tunisian midfielder Wahbi Khazri celebrates after scoring a goal during the French Ligue 1 football match between Bordeaux (FCGB) and Nantes on August 30, 2015
Sunderland agree Wahbi Khazri fee with Bordeaux
Bordeaux announce that they have agreed a fee with Sunderland to sell Tunisian midfielder Wahbi Khazri to the Black Cats.
Jan 29, 11:22
Leeds Captain Sol Bamba instructs his team during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Leeds United at Ashton Gate on August 19, 2015 in Bristol, England.
Steve Evans denies Newcastle, Sunderland interest in Leeds United's Sol Bamba
Steve Evans dismisses possible Newcastle United and Sunderland moves for Leeds United captain Sol Bamba as just "speculation".
Jan 28, 18:36
Mile Jedinak of Crystal Palace in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Aston Villa at Selhurst Park on August 22, 2015
Norwich City, Sunderland target Mile Jedinak?
Crystal Palace captain Mile Jedinak is a transfer target for both Norwich City and Sunderland, according to a report.
Jan 28, 15:36
Sebastian Coates of Sunderland and Diafra Sakho of West Ham United compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, United Kingdom
Sebastian Coates seals Sporting Lisbon switch
Sunderland defender Sebastian Coates exits the Stadium of Light and joins Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon on a six-month loan basis.
Jan 28, 12:07
Swansea player Andre Ayew in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at the Liberty stadium on August 15, 2015
Sam Allardyce: 'No Andre Ayew bid'
Sam Allardyce says that Sunderland have made no contact with Swansea City regarding Andre Ayew, despite reports to the contrary.
Jan 28, 10:43
Lorient's French Ivorian defender Lamine Kone vies with Lille's Portuguese midfielder Marco Lopes during the French L1 football match Lille (LOSC) vs Lorient (FCL) on August 23, 2014
Sunderland confirm Lamine Kone signing
Sunderland confirm that they have signed Ivorian defender Lamine Kone from Lorient.
Jan 27, 20:05
Charis Mavrias of Sunderland celebrates with team mates after scoring during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Sunderland and Kidderminster Harriers at the Stadium of Light on January 25, 2014
Charis Mavrias makes Sunderland loan exit
Young Greek midfielder Charis Mavrias leaves Sunderland to join Fortuna Dusseldorf on loan.
Jan 27, 18:33
Lorient's French defender Lamine Kone (R) vies for the ball with Nice's French forward Alexandre Mendy during the French L1 football match between Lorient (FCL) and Nice (OGCN) on December 1, 2015, at the Moustoir Stadium in Lorient, western France.
Lorient 'accept renewed Sunderland bid for Lamine Kone'
Lorient reportedly accept an offer from Sunderland for defender Lamine Kone.
Jan 27, 14:42
Sebastian Coates of Sunderland and Diafra Sakho of West Ham United compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Ham United at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, United Kingdom
Report: Sebastian Coates close to Sunderland exit
Sunderland centre-back Sebastian Coates is nearing a loan switch to Sporting Lisbon, according to a report in Portugal.
Jan 26, 19:27
Peter Odemwingie of Stoke City in action during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Fulham and Stoke City at Craven Cottage on September 22, 2015
Sunderland make Peter Odemwingie approach?
Sunderland are reportedly trying to secure the services of Stoke City's Nigerian winger Peter Odemwingie on a six-month loan basis.
Jan 26, 16:31
Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford at the end of the friendly match against Groningen on July 22, 2012
Jordan Pickford signs new Sunderland deal
Sunderland's young goalkeeper Jordan Pickford extends his contract at the Stadium of Light until 2020.
Jan 26, 15:37
Mathieu Debuchy of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on August 9, 2015
Sunderland 'hope to beat Aston Villa to Arsenal's Mathieu Debuchy'
Sunderland are reportedly trying to hijack Aston Villa's move for Arsenal full-back Mathieu Debuchy.
Jan 26, 14:57
Steven Fletcher of Scotland celebrates scoring their second goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier between Scotland and Poland at Hampden Park on October 08, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland.
Steven Fletcher wants Celtic move?
Sunderland centre-forward Steven Fletcher is reportedly hoping to secure a move to Celtic, having rejected the chance to join clubs in China.
Jan 24, 10:09
Andre Ayew of Swansea City scores his team's second goal against Sunderland at the Liberty Stadium on January 13, 2016
Swansea City boss Alan Curtis: 'Andre Ayew going nowhere this month'
Swansea City boss Alan Curtis says that there is "no way" that Andre Ayew will be sold this month.
Jan 22, 18:33
Steve Harper for Hull on November 8, 2014
Sunderland sign ex-Newcastle United goalkeeper Steve Harper until end of season
Sunderland sign former Newcastle United goalkeeper Steve Harper on a short-term deal until the end of the season.
Jan 22, 18:12
Swansea player Andre Ayew in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Newcastle United at the Liberty stadium on August 15, 2015
Sam Allardyce coy on Andre Ayew interest
Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce remains tight-lipped on speculation linking him with a move for Andre Ayew, which could involve Fabio Borini going the other way.
Jan 21, 20:48
Danny Graham of Sunderland in action during a pre season friendly between Darlington and Sunderland at Heritage Park on July 9, 2015 in Bishop Auckland, England.
Blackburn Rovers sign Danny Graham from Sunderland on loan until end of season
Blackburn Rovers sign Sunderland striker Danny Graham on loan until the end of the season.
Jan 20, 11:42
Costel Pantilimon of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Watford sign goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon from Sunderland
Watford sign goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon from Sunderland on a three-and-a-half-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Jan 19, 16:34
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
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