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news from Sunday, May 26, 2019

- Sunderland fell to a 2-1 defeat against Charlton at Wembley this afternoon, with the Addicks scoring a stoppage time winner with just six seconds of the game remaining. In truth, Lee Bowyer's side were the better team on the whole and deserve credit for bouncing back after a farcical own goal from Naby Sarr had given the Black Cats an early lead. However, Sunderland didn't kick-on from that, inste...

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- Sunderland boss Jack Ross insists he is the right man to lead the club next season after they failed to win promotion in dramatic fashion this afternoon. A 94th minute strike from Charlton centre-back Patrick Bauer condemned the Black Cats to a second successive season in League One, with the Addicks winning 2-1 at Wembley. Whilst it's hard not to feel sympathy for all connected to the north-east ...

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- There was perhaps little surprise that, when the League One Play-off final line-up was revealed, talk quickly began of Charlton and Sunderland's shared history. Naturally, whenever these two meet the year 1998 is never far away from anyone's lips and, given this was a shootout for promotion, such conversations were only amplified. As this one played out, though, many other aspects of this pair's i...

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