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2014–15 Sunderland A.F.C. season

PlayersEdit

As of 18 February 2015[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1   GK Costel Pantilimon
2   DF Billy Jones
3   DF Patrick van Aanholt
4   MF Liam Bridcutt
5   DF Wes Brown
6   MF Lee Cattermole
7   MF Sebastian Larsson
8   MF Jack Rodwell
9   FW Steven Fletcher
10   FW Connor Wickham
11   MF Adam Johnson
No. Position Player
14   MF Jordi Gómez
15   DF Anthony Réveillère
16   DF John O'Shea
19   FW Danny Graham
20   MF Ricky Álvarez (on loan from Inter Milan)
22   DF Sebastián Coates (on loan from Liverpool)
23   MF Emanuele Giaccherini
25   GK Vito Mannone
27   DF Santiago Vergini (on loan from Estudiantes)
28   FW Jermain Defoe
30   MF Will Buckley

Current reserve players with first-team appearancesEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
38   FW Mikael Mandron (at Shrewsbury Town until 30 June 2015)
39   MF George Honeyman
42   MF Liam Agnew

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
13   GK Jordan Pickford (at Bradford City until 30 June 2015)
18   MF Charalampos Mavrias (at Panathinaikos until 30 June 2015)
22   MF El Hadji Ba (at Bastia until 30 June 2015)
29   DF Valentin Roberge (at Reims until 30 June 2015)

TransfersEdit

InEdit

Date Pos. Name From Fee
28 May 2014 DF   Billy Jones   West Bromwich Albion Free
29 May 2014 MF   Jordi Gómez   Wigan Athletic Free
16 June 2014 GK   Costel Pantilimon   Manchester City Free
25 July 2014 DF   Patrick van Aanholt   Chelsea Undisclosed
5 August 2014 MF   Jack Rodwell   Manchester City Undisclosed
13 August 2014 MF   Will Buckley   Brighton & Hove Albion £2.5 million
23 October 2014 DF   Anthony Réveillère   Napoli Free
16 January 2015 FW   Jermain Defoe   Toronto FC Undisclosed

Loan inEdit

Date from Date to Pos. Name From
7 August 2014 30 June 2015 DF   Santiago Vergini   Estudiantes[2]
1 September 2014 30 June 2015 DF   Sebastián Coates   Liverpool[3]
1 September 2014 30 June 2015 MF   Ricky Álvarez   Inter Milan[4]

OutEdit

Date Pos. Name To Fee
20 May 2014 MF   Craig Gardner   West Bromwich Albion Free
22 May 2014 DF   Phil Bardsley   Stoke City Free
23 May 2014 DF   Carlos Cuéllar   Norwich City Free
23 May 2013 DF   Andrea Dossena   Leyton Orient Free
23 May 2014 DF   Louis Laing   Nottingham Forest Free
23 May 2014 GK   Óscar Ustari   Newell's Old Boys Free
23 May 2014 MF   David Vaughan   Nottingham Forest Free
23 May 2014 DF   Jordan Watson   Blyth Spartans Free
23 May 2014 GK   Kieran Westwood   Sheffield Wednesday Free
30 May 2014 MF   Billy Knott   Bradford City Free
9 June 2014 MF   Jack Colback   Newcastle United Free
3 July 2014 DF   John Egan   Gillingham Free
24 July 2014 FW   Ignacio Scocco   Newell's Old Boys £2.7 million
13 August 2014 MF   David Moberg Karlsson   Nordsjælland Undisclosed
22 August 2014 MF   Alfred N'Diaye   Real Betis Free
9 January 2015 DF   David Ferguson   Blackpool Undisclosed
9 January 2015 DF   Connor Oliver   Blackpool Undisclosed
16 January 2015 FW   Jozy Altidore   Toronto FC Undisclosed
2 February 2015 DF   Scott Harrison   Hartlepool United Undisclosed
2 February 2015 MF   Cabral Free agent Released

Loans outEdit

Date from Date to Pos. Name To
21 July 2014 9 March 2015 GK   Jordan Pickford   Bradford City[5]
7 August 2014 30 June 2015 MF   El Hadji Ba   Bastia[6]
8 August 2014 8 September 2014 GK   Joel Dixon   Hartlepool United[7]
22 August 2014 22 September 2014 DF   Scott Harrison   Hartlepool United[8]
1 September 2014 30 June 2015 DF   Valentin Roberge   Reims[9]
31 October 2014 17 February 2015 GK   Joel Dixon   Boston United
14 November 2014 31 December 2014 FW   Danny Graham   Wolverhampton Wanderers[10]
3 January 2015 2 February 2015 DF   Scott Harrison   Hartlepool United[11]
17 January 2015 17 February 2015 DF   Tom McNamee   Boston United
28 January 2015 30 June 2015 FW   Mikael Mandron   Shrewsbury Town[12]
2 February 2015 30 June 2015 MF   Charalampos Mavrias   Panathinaikos[13]
23 February 2015 30 June 2015 GK   Max Stryjek   Boston United
27 February 2015 27 March 2015 MF   Lynden Gooch   Gateshead[14]
24 March 2015 30 June 2015 GK   Joel Dixon   Gateshead[15]

StatisticsEdit

Appearances and goalsEdit

As of 24 May 2015
No. Pos Nat Player Total Premier League FA Cup League Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK   Costel Pantilimon 31 0 28 0 1 0 2 0
2 DF   Billy Jones 18 0 14 0 2 0 2 0
3 DF   Patrick van Aanholt 33 1 26+2 0 4 1 0+1 0
4 MF   Liam Bridcutt 24 0 10+8 0 4 0 2 0
5 DF   Wes Brown 28 0 23+2 0 1+1 0 1 0
6 MF   Lee Cattermole 27 1 26+1 1 0 0 0 0
7 MF   Sebastian Larsson 40 3 36 3 2+1 0 1 0
8 MF   Jack Rodwell 26 3 17+6 3 2 0 1 0
9 FW   Steven Fletcher 33 5 20+9 5 4 0 0 0
10 FW   Connor Wickham 40 6 31+5 5 0+3 0 1 1
11 MF   Adam Johnson 34 5 23+7 4 1+1 0 2 1
14 MF   Jordi Gómez 33 6 22+7 4 2 1 2 1
15 DF   Anthony Réveillère 17 0 15+1 0 1 0 0 0
16 DF   John O'Shea 43 0 37 0 4 0 2 0
19 FW   Danny Graham 17 1 7+7 1 1+1 0 0+1 0
20 MF   Ricky Álvarez 17 1 5+8 0 3 1 0+1 0
22 DF   Sebastián Coates 13 0 9+1 0 2 0 1 0
23 MF   Emanuele Giaccherini 11 0 2+6 0 2 0 0+1 0
25 GK   Vito Mannone 13 0 10 0 3 0 0 0
27 DF   Santiago Vergini 37 0 28+3 0 3+1 0 2 0
28 FW   Jermain Defoe 19 4 17 4 2 0 0 0
30 MF   Will Buckley 23 0 9+12 0 0+1 0 1 0
39 MF   George Honeyman 1 0 0 0 0+1 0 0 0
42 MF   Liam Agnew 1 0 0 0 0+1 0 0 0
Players out on loan:
13 GK   Jordan Pickford 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 MF   Charalampos Mavrias 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 MF   El Hadji Ba 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
29 DF   Valentin Roberge 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
38 FW   Mikael Mandron 1 0 0+1 0 0 0 0 0
Players no longer with club:
12 MF   Cabral 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 FW   Jozy Altidore 13 1 2+9 0 0 0 2 1

GoalscorersEdit

As of 24 May 2015
Rank No. Nat. Name Premier League FA Cup League Cup Total
1 10   Connor Wickham 5 0 1 6
14   Jordi Gómez 4 1 1 6
3 9   Steven Fletcher 5 0 0 5
11   Adam Johnson 4 0 1 5
5 28   Jermain Defoe 4 0 0 4
6 7   Sebastian Larsson 3 0 0 3
8   Jack Rodwell 3 0 0 3
8 Own Goals 1 1 0 2
9 3   Patrick van Aanholt 0 1 0 1
6   Lee Cattermole 1 0 0 1
17   Jozy Altidore 0 0 1 1
19   Danny Graham 1 0 0 1
20   Ricky Álvarez 0 1 0 1
Total 31 4 4 39

Clean sheetsEdit

As of 24 May 2015
Rank No. Nat. Name Premier League FA Cup League Cup Total
1 1   Costel Pantilimon 11 1 1 13
2 25   Vito Mannone 2 1 0 3
Total 13 2 1 16

Disciplinary recordEdit

As of 24 May 2015
No. Pos. Name Premier League FA Cup League Cup Total
                               
1 GK Costel Pantilimon 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
2 DF Billy Jones 7 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0
3 DF Patrick van Aanholt 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
4 MF Liam Bridcutt 6 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 9 1 0
5 DF Wes Brown 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 1
6 MF Lee Cattermole 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 0
7 MF Sebastian Larsson 11 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
8 MF Jack Rodwell 5 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 6 1 0
9 FW Steven Fletcher 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
10 FW Connor Wickham 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0
11 MF Adam Johnson 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
14 MF Jordi Gómez 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
16 DF John O'Shea 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 0 0
17 FW Jozy Altidore 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
20 MF Ricky Álvarez 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
22 DF Sebastián Coates 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 MF Emanuele Giaccherini 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
27 DF Santiago Vergini 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
28 FW Jermain Defoe 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
29 DF Valentin Roberge 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
30 MF Will Buckley 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Total 94 1 1 9 1 0 4 0 0 107 2 1

Match detailsEdit

Pre-season and friendliesEdit

Premier LeagueEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
14 Leicester City 38 11 8 19 46 55 −9 41
15 Newcastle United 38 10 9 19 40 63 −23 39
16 Sunderland 38 7 17 14 31 53 −22 38
17 Aston Villa 38 10 8 20 31 57 −26 38
18 Hull City (R) 38 8 11 19 33 51 −18 35 Relegation to the Football League Championship
Source: Premier League
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Play-offs (only if needed to decide champion, teams for relegation or teams for UEFA competitions).[16]
(R) Relegated.

Results summaryEdit

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
38 7 17 14 31 53  −22 38 4 8 7 16 27  −11 3 9 7 15 26  −11

Last updated: 24 May 2015.
Source: Premier League

Results by matchdayEdit

Matchday1234567891011121314151617181920212223242526272829303132333435363738
GroundAHAHAHHAHAHAHHAHAHAAHAHAHHAAHAHHAHAHAA
ResultDDLDDDWLLWDDDLDDWLDLLLWDLDLDLLWLDWWDDL
Position611131315151117171514141314141514141414161614141416161617171516181816161516
Source: Statto.com
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss

MatchesEdit

The fixtures for the 2014–15 season were announced on 18 June 2014 at 9am.[17]

FA CupEdit

Football League CupEdit

First team squadEdit

Squad No. Name Nationality Position (s) Date of Birth (Age) Signed from
Goalkeepers
1 Costel Pantilimon   GK (1987-02-01) 1 February 1987 (age 32)   Manchester City
25 Vito Mannone   GK (1988-03-02) 2 March 1988 (age 31)   Arsenal
Defenders
2 Billy Jones   RB (1987-03-24) 24 March 1987 (age 32)   West Bromwich Albion
3 Patrick van Aanholt   LB (1990-08-29) 29 August 1990 (age 29)   Chelsea
5 Wes Brown   CB (1979-10-13) 13 October 1979 (age 39)   Manchester United
15 Anthony Réveillère   RB (1979-11-10) 10 November 1979 (age 39)   Napoli
16 John O'Shea   CB (1981-04-30) 30 April 1981 (age 38)   Manchester United
22 Sebastián Coates   CB (1990-10-07) 7 October 1990 (age 28)   Liverpool (On loan)
27 Santiago Vergini   CB (1988-08-03) 3 August 1988 (age 31)   Estudiantes (On loan)
Midfielders
4 Liam Bridcutt   DM (1989-05-08) 8 May 1989 (age 30)   Brighton & Hove Albion
6 Lee Cattermole   DM (1988-03-21) 21 March 1988 (age 31)   Wigan Athletic
7 Sebastian Larsson   CM (1985-06-06) 6 June 1985 (age 34)   Birmingham City
8 Jack Rodwell   CM (1991-03-11) 11 March 1991 (age 28)   Manchester City
11 Adam Johnson   RW (1987-07-14) 14 July 1987 (age 32)   Manchester City
14 Jordi Gómez   CM (1985-05-24) 24 May 1985 (age 34)   Wigan Athletic
20 Ricky Álvarez   AM (1988-04-12) 12 April 1988 (age 31)   Inter Milan (On loan)
23 Emanuele Giaccherini   AM (1985-05-05) 5 May 1985 (age 34)   Juventus
30 Will Buckley   LW (1989-11-21) 21 November 1989 (age 29)   Brighton & Hove Albion
Forwards
9 Steven Fletcher   CF (1987-03-26) 26 March 1987 (age 32)   Wolverhampton Wanderers
10 Connor Wickham   CF (1993-03-31) 31 March 1993 (age 26)   Ipswich Town
19 Danny Graham   CF (1985-08-12) 12 August 1985 (age 34)   Swansea City
28 Jermain Defoe   CF (1982-10-07) 7 October 1982 (age 36)   Toronto FC

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "First team profiles". Sunderland A.F.C. Retrieved 18 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Vergini returns". Sunderland's official website. 7 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Transfer deadline day: Sunderland sign Liverpool's Sebastian Coates". BBC Sport. 1 September 2014. Retrieved 1 September 2014.
  4. ^ "Sunderland sign Sebastian Coates & Ricardo Alvarez on deadline day". BBC Sport. 1 September 2014. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
  5. ^ "Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford joins Bradford on loan". www.bbc.co.uk. British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 21 July 2014.
  6. ^ "Transfer news: El-Hadji Ba leaves Sunderland to join SC Bastia on loan". www.skysports.com. Sky Sports. Retrieved 7 August 2014.
  7. ^ "Hartlepool United make fourth signing of the day – Sunderland keeper Joel Dixon on emergency loan". Hartlepool United. 8 August 2014. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  8. ^ "Hartlepool sign Sunderland defender Scott Harrison". www.bbc.co.uk. British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 22 August 2014.
  9. ^ "Sunderland sign Sebastian Coates & Ricardo Alvarez on deadline day". www.bbc.co.uk. British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 1 September 2014.
  10. ^ "Danny Graham: Sunderland striker joins Wolves on loan". www.bbc.co.uk. British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 14 November 2014.
  11. ^ "HScott Harrison: Hartlepool United sign Sunderland defender". www.bbc.co.uk. British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 3 January 2015.
  12. ^ "Mikael Mandron: Shrewsbury sign Sunderland striker on loan". www.bbc.co.uk. British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 28 January 2015.
  13. ^ "Charis Mavrias: Sunderland winger joins Panathinaikos on loan". www.bbc.co.uk. British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  14. ^ "Lynden Gooch: Sunderland striker joins Gateshead on loan". www.bbc.co.uk. British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 27 February 2015.
  15. ^ "Gateshead sign Sunderland keeper Joel Dixon". British Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 24 March 2015.
  16. ^ "Premier League – Handbook Season 2014/15" (PDF). Premier League. p. 96–97. Archived from the original (PDF) on 20 August 2014. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  17. ^ "2014-15 fixtures revealed". Sunderland A.F.C. 18 June 2014. Retrieved 18 June 2014.