According to reports, Everton duo Darron Gibson and Bryan Oviedo are on the verge of signing for Sunderland. The duo are reportedly set to undergo medicals today. As reported by Sky Sports: “Everton pair Darron Gibson and Bryan Oviedo look set to be reunited with David Moyes at Sunderland. The pair are to have medicals 

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In official news, Crystal Palace have signed Patrick van Aanholt from Sunderland. The Holland international has reportedly signed a four-and-a-half year deal with the transfer fee mooted at £14 million. As reported by Sky Sports: “Crystal Palace have completed the signing of Patrick van Aanholt from Sunderland on a four-and-a-half year contract. The defender has 

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According to reports, Crystal Palace are interested in signing Rubin Kazan’s Yann M’Vila. The French midfielder endured a successful loan spell last season with Premier League rivals, Sunderland. As reported by The Telegraph: “Now Allardyce is trying to convince Palace chiefs to pay the £11m it would take to trigger a clause in M’Vila’s Rubin 

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In official news, Sunderland have signed free agent defender Joleon Lescott. The former Everton and Manchester City defender signed on a contract until the end of the season. As reported by The Telegraph: “Sunderland have made an underwhelming first signing of the transfer window in the shape of former Aston Villa defender Joleon Lescott. Lescott 

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According to reports, Sunderland are considering making a move for veteran defender Joleon Lescott. The former Man City and Everton star, who is now a free agent, worked under Sunderland boss David Moyes at Everton. As reported by the Daily Star: “The Sunderland boss is considering a potential move for free agent Joleon Lescott – 

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According to reports, Everton defender Phil Jagielka is being chased by West Ham and Sunderland. The 34 year old has been a mainstay in Everton’s defence throughout the 10 years he’s spent so far at Goodison Park. As reported by the Daily Star: “Jagielka, 34, could be nearing the end of his stay at Goodison 

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Ahead of their clash this evening, test your knowledge of both sides: which players have played for both Manchester United and Sunderland?   Created by Sporcle Check out their website for more fascinating quizzes Follow them on Twitter @sporcle Like O-Posts on Facebook You can also follow O-Posts on Twitter @OPosts

Video created by YouTuber FIFI Sports HD 2 showing Patrick van Aanholt’s winning goal vs Watford in a crucial 1-0 victory for Sunderland at the Stadium of Light. The win helps the Black Cats their recent improving form in the midst of a relegation battle.   Like O-Posts on Facebook You can also follow O-Posts 

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After next Friday’s World Cup qualifier with Scotland, England will move on to the mid-week friendly against Spain. November marked the last time England hosted La Roja at Wembley back in 2011, with Frank Lampard scoring the only goal in a 1-0 win. Insignificantly Jack Rodwell came on for Phil Jones as a 56th minute 

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Sunderland have officially completed the signing of full-back Javier Manquillo on a season-long loan from Atletico Madrid. Manquillo becomes the third youngster to arrive at the Stadium of Light following the acquisition of Donald Love and Paddy McNair [both from Manchester United], perhaps a show that the youth- much like in his teams at Everton 

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We are Sunderland Football Club, and we’re searching for a new manager, We’ve lost Sam Allardyce – and now we feel real anger. He was poached by the elite, of the English FA, To take up a new job – as England manager, we are now in disarray! But we are still in the English 

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Former Everton and Manchester United manager David Moyes is the newly appointed Sunderland boss: the club confirmed through a statement released to the press. The Scot takes over from Sam Allardyce who has likewise been appointed as manager, but this time for the England national team following Roy Hodgson’s resignation after a disastrous Euro 2016 

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Roy Hodgson’s 26 man preliminary squad for Euro 2016 included five strikers with Wayne Rooney, Daniel Sturridge, Harry Kane, Jamie Vardy and most surprisingly Marcus Rashford preferred to Sunderland’s Jermain Defoe. Unquestionably, Defoe had an outstanding season with the 33 year old netting 15 goals and playing the pivotal role in his side’s ultimate survival 

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When Sam Allardyce took over at Sunderland last October they were rooted in the relegation zone and they were back there at the beginning of May. Between the 1-0 defeat to West Bromwich Albion which marked Allardyce’s first game in charge and the 3-2 win over Chelsea, a gap of 28 games, Sunderland had spent 

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What do Harry Kane and Riyad Mahrez have in common? And how about Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo? Well all of them are seasoned goal scorers, although two are human while the other two are extra-terrestrial. The point is everyone loves a player who can score goals. That is why we watch the game; that 

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