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Sunderland AFC news from Sunday, July 23, 2017

- Reports in France suggest for Sunderland favourite Stéphane Sessègnon is being eyed by newly-promoted Brighton. According to reports in France, former Sunderland midfielder Stéphane Sessègnon is wanted by a club newly promoted to the Premier League. And after last week's Newcastle signing of ex-Black Cat Javier Manquillo, you could be forgiven for pondering whether Rafa Benitez is continuing the

- Last season saw Sunderland exit the top flight with a whimper, something they've done more than once before throughout the Premier League's 25-year history. But that hasn't been always the case; in the four seasons prior to their eventual relegation, the Black Cats finished no higher than 14th and no lower than 17th in a seemingly eternal battle for top-flight survival.Whilst each season contained

- Malcolm Dawson writes…….Pete Sixsmith took another one of his short breaks to visit a new non-league ground, sample a few pints of real ale and wax lyrical over a Sunderland player who most people expect not to be gracing the Championship in the upcoming season. Personally I hope that Simon Grayson can persuade all his squad that giving their all for the red and white cause is one worth sharing, b

- Recently relegated Sunderland could make a move for Bournemouth striker Lewis Grabban, according to the Sun (Print edition, Sunday 23rd July 2017).The former Rotherham and Norwich striker has not quite settled in for the Cherries since sealing a move to the Eddie Howe’s men, and spent the latter part of last season on loan with Reading, narrowly missing out on promotion to the Premier League follo