Jack Rodwell and the long road to redemption

Lazy, a bad attitude, and arrogant. Not three qualities that you’d look for in a new signing; but they are just some of the criticisms levelled at Blackburn Rovers’ new signing Jack Rodwell from Sunderland supporters. Since the signing was announced, it has been hard to find a single Black Cats fan with anything positive…

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Sunderland AFC’s disturbing fall from grace

As the full-time whistle blew at the Stadium of Light, there were only mixed feelings. Sunderland had just beaten the league champions, Wolves, in a refreshingly positive display. But just the week before, amid a resounding chorus of boos, the club had been relegated to League One. The Black Cats had long been one of…

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5 questions with… Not The Top 20’s Ali Maxwell

Ali Maxwell of Not The Top 20 podcast joins us this week to talk about the podcast, the frustrating gulf in financial clout between Premier League and English Football League clubs and the race from promotion from the Championship. Hey Ali, thanks for joining us. To start, could you tell us a bit about NTT20.…

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