Keir’s Player Ratings: a four-point harvest from Manchester City and Chelsea

Jake: maybe life is looking brighter, Keir'
Jake: ‘life is looking brighter, Keir’

Nic Wiseman, fresh from being told on Twitter by Sky’s SAFC-supporting David Jones that It’s The Hope I Can’t Stand – co-created and co-edited by Nic – was ‘the best name for a SAFC fanzine ever’ – tonight made his debut in the Salut! Sunderland editorial set-up, editing and posting Keir Bradwell’s Easter-delayed ratings from Man City and Chelsea. Welcome on board, Nic …

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Salut! Sunderland’s end-of-season reviews: (4) who should stay, who shouldn’t

Jake welcomed the final whistle of the final game
Jake welcomed the final whistle of the final game

One consolation in supporting the Sunderland from a really long way away, as opposed to a neighbouring European country, is that while getting to a match is tricky (another consolation?), you’ve a good chance of seeing the Lads regularly on TV without having to battle with stop-start streams or work out how to close down the ads. Marcus Procopio*, who follows the Lads from Oz, offers his blunt assessment of PDC’s needs and individual performances (submitted before news of Bardsley’s crass off-the-field activities …

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