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Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe claims the side are improving but they must learn the lessons from their defeat to Crystal Palace.

Sunderland's holding midfielder Jan Kirchoff has called on the players at the club to take the lead and comunicate with each other.


Sunderland manager David Moyes has told his Stadium of Light paymasters they must spend heavily in January or face being relegated.

Sunderland boss David Moyes is "not impressed" after defender Patrick van Aanholt was photographed apparently smoking a shisha pipe.

Paddy McNair, the match-winner in the EFL Cup tie at QPR, has asked Sunderland fans to be patient with him as he gets fully fit.

Sunderland manager David Moyes hopes his side can build momentum following their 2-1 win at QPR in the third round of the EFL Cup.

Sunderland boss David Moyes has handed central defender Papy Djilobodji his full backing despite his costly error against Spurs.


David Moyes has confirmed Jermain Defoe with miss Wednesday's EFL Cup tie against QPR but hopes he will be fit for the weekend.