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Sunderland boss David Moyes has explained he may rest players for the EFL Cup tie at Southampton although he still wants to win.

David Moyes says sacking managers doesn't work and has called for a united front as he attempts to drag Sunderland out of the mire.

Sunderland are reportedly subject to a takeover by a Chinese consortium who, if they buy the club, will bring back Sam Allardyce.

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe says the team must cut out the schoolboy errors when they travel to face West Ham.

With Sunderland currently undergoing an injury crisis David Moyes says they need the 'seniority' of striker Victor Anichebe.

David Moyes claims Sunderland's winless start to the season now means every game they go into is like a cup final.


Sunderland could face a battle to keep hold of goalkeeper Jordan Pickford in January as Everton are reported to be lining up a move.

Joe Allen scored twice as Stoke finally secured their first Premier League win of the season at the expense of bottom club Sunderland.