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Newcastle vs Sunderland rivalry: History, Head to Head, Trophies

Introduction The Tyne-Wear derby describes the rivalry between the two clubs of Newcastle United and Sunderland.  It is one of the most hotly contested rivalries in English football, focused on two cities that are located some 11 miles apart in the North-East of England. It is so-named because each city has a major river running through it – The Tyne ...

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Manchester United agree deal for teenage striker

Manchester United have agreed to sign teenage striker Joe Hugill from Sunderland for £250,000. The 16 year old, who stands at 6 ft. 2 in, and blessed with a strong left foot. has already been promoted to Sunderland’s under-23 side and showed his promise for them with two goals in a victory over West Ham in February. Spurs were also ...

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Arsenal leading race for teenage defender

Arsenal have edged ahead of Manchester United in the race to sign the highly regarded 15 year old defender Logan Pye from Sunderland. The teenager had been linked with United for some time, and the Manchester club had considered making a move for him earlier this summer, but dithered over the decision. However, that hesitation appears to have cost them, ...

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Manchester City and Chelsea tracking Sunderland starlet

  Both Manchester City and Chelsea are tracking Sunderland midfielder Bali Mumba. Despite the fact that he has just turned 17, Mumba is already attracting attention from some of the biggest clubs in the Premier League, and both teams had scouts at Halifax on Wednesday night to watch him play a big part in Sunderland’s 1 – 0 win in ...

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