Sunderland are hopeful of concluding a deal with American investors who are looking to stage a takeover.
Sunderland boss Jack Ross will again be without the services of Marc McNulty for the visit of AFC Wimbledon.
Former Sunderland midfieder Lee Cattermole has signed a one-year deal with Dutch club VVV-Venlo.
Rochdale boss Brian Barry-Murphy hailed an “amazing” night at the Crown Oil Arena despite his side’s unbeaten start to the season coming to an end with a 2-1 loss against Sunderland.
Charlie Wyke was on target with the winner as Sunderland emerged 2-1 victors from a close Sky Bet League One contest at Rochdale.
Rochdale midfielder Jimmy Ryan will return to the squad for Tuesday night’s League One clash with Sunderland after completing a three-match ban.
Sunderland manager Jack Ross could welcome back defender Denver Hume and former Scotland international Dylan McGeouch for Saturday’s early League One kick-off against Portsmouth.
Velez Sarsfield have been paid more than £335,000 to settle their claim over former Sunderland midfielder Ricky Alvarez following a lengthy legal wrangle, the Argentinian club has announced.
Sunderland have paid out more than £335,000 to Velez Sarsfield to settle their claim over Ricky Alvarez following a lengthy legal wrangle, the Argentinian club have announced.
Sunderland boss Jack Ross was pleased with the way his side took their chances in their 3-1 Carabao Cup first round victory at Accrington.
Aiden McGeady and Charlie Wyke scored late goals to give Sunderland a 3-1 victory over Accrington Stanley in the Carabao Cup.