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Wickham: 'We're fighters not losers - and we haven't given up hope'

The Northern Echo: LEVELLING IT UP: Connor Wickham runs away to celebrate after making it 2-2 last night

7:00am Friday 18th April 2014

SUNDERLAND'S players continue to believe they can pull off an unlikely Premier League survival bid, with striker Connor Wickham insisting: “We are fighters, not losers.”

Poyet hopes Sunderland's Etihad spirit propels them to an unlikely great escape

The Northern Echo: Gus Poyet could be returning to te Amex

11:05pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

IT might have ended in the heartbreak of an 89th-minute concession, but Gustavo Poyet is hoping last night's 2-2 draw at Manchester City inspires a rousing revival that could yet carry Sunderland to safety.

Match Analysis: Manchester City 2 Sunderland 2

The Northern Echo: Match Analysis: Manchester City 2 Sunderland 2

9:56pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

WHAT is it about Manchester and calamitous goalkeeping errors?

Vergini and Larsson return for Sunderland at Man City

The Northern Echo: Football Team Logo for Sunderland

7:09pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

SANTIAGO VERGINI and Seb Larsson return to Sunderland's starting line-up for this evening's Premier League game at Manchester City.

Poyet is willing to help Cats rebuild

The Northern Echo: THE GAME IS UP: Sunderland manager Gus Poyet contemplating life in the Championship

7:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

HAVING been suspended in acrimonious circumstances at Brighton, Gustavo Poyet knows exactly how it feels to lose his job.

Poyet will not quit Sunderland - but he will demand some major changes in end-of-season meeting with Short

The Northern Echo: BLACK CATS BOSS: Gus Poyet faces an uphill struggle to keep Sunderland in the Premiership next season

7:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

GUSTAVO POYET insists he will not walk out on Sunderland – but the Black Cats boss is set to deliver some damning home truths in a crucial end-of-season debrief with the club's owner, Ellis Short.

Black Cats midfielder hasn't given up yet

The Northern Echo: Sunderland's Lee Cattermole scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match at White Hart Lane, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday April 7, 2014. See PA story SOCCER Tottenham. Photo credit should read: Adam Davy/PA

7:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

THEY are without a league win since February 1, but Lee Cattermole insists Sunderland have not written off getting a shock result at Manchester City tomorrow.

Poyet keen to find why Sunderland continue to struggle year after year

The Northern Echo: THE GAME IS UP: Sunderland manager Gus Poyet contemplating life in the Championship

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

AN HONEST Gustavo Poyet fears Sunderland's problems are far more deep-rooted than the recent failings of his own six month reign and he is determined to find a solution on Wearside.

Match analysis: Sunderland 0 Everton 1

The Northern Echo: OH NO: Wes Brown looks to the heavens for help after netting the own goal which gave Everton victory

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

THERE is a strange sense of acceptance around the Stadium of Light these days that Sunderland's seven year Premier League stay is over.

North-East Football Live: Saturday, April 12

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5:53pm Friday 11th April 2014

The Northern Echo sportsdesk brings you live updates from all of Saturday's North-East matches. Get involved on Twitter by using the hashtag #echosport.

Fixtures and results »

Date Home team Score Away team
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 Arsenal 1 - 3 Aston Villa
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 Liverpool 1 - 0 Stoke City
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 Norwich City 2 - 2 Everton
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 Sunderland 0 - 1 Fulham
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 West Bromwich Albion 0 - 1 Southampton
3:00pmSat 17/08/13 West Ham United 2 - 0 Cardiff City
5:30pmSat 17/08/13 Swansea City 1 - 4 Manchester United
1:30pmSun 18/08/13 Crystal Palace 0 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur
4:00pmSun 18/08/13 Chelsea 2 - 0 Hull City
8:00pmMon 19/08/13 Manchester City 4 - 0 Newcastle United
7:45pmWed 21/08/13 Chelsea 2 - 1 Aston Villa
12:45pmSat 24/08/13 Fulham 1 - 3 Arsenal
3:00pmSat 24/08/13 Everton 0 - 0 West Bromwich Albion
3:00pmSat 24/08/13 Hull City 1 - 0 Norwich City
3:00pmSat 24/08/13 Newcastle United 0 - 0 West Ham United

Table »

Team P W D L GD Pts
1 Liverpool 34 24 5 5 51 77
2 Chelsea 34 23 6 5 42 75
3 Manchester City 33 22 5 6 54 71
4 Arsenal 34 20 7 7 18 67
5 Everton 34 19 9 6 21 66
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 18 6 10 0 60
7 Manchester United 33 17 6 10 18 57
8 Southampton 34 13 9 12 5 48
9 Newcastle United 34 14 4 16 -14 46
10 Stoke City 34 11 10 13 -10 43
11 Crystal Palace 34 12 4 18 -14 40
12 West Ham United 34 10 7 17 -9 37
13 Hull City 33 10 6 17 -6 36
14 Aston Villa 33 9 7 17 -14 34
15 Swansea City 34 8 9 17 -5 33
16 West Bromwich Albion 33 6 15 12 -11 33
17 Norwich City 34 8 8 18 -27 32
18 Fulham 34 9 3 22 -40 30
19 Cardiff City 34 7 8 19 -34 29
20 Sunderland 33 6 8 19 -25 26
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