The Author

James Hunt

Sports Journalism student, Sunderland fan, write about German football at www.dasbootblog.wordpress.com, Premier League/Sunderland at safc.com, A Love Supreme etc.

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The great pretenders

by James Hunt

James Hunt looks at some of the less fancied teams currently challenging at the top of Europe’s big leagues.

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Jordan Henderson: from overhyped to underrated

by James Hunt

Jordan Henderson is the last man standing. Of the three expensive – see: overpriced – Englishmen brought in by Kenny Dalglish, gone are Andy Carroll and Stewart Downing. Of this North Eastern triumvirate, it is the boy from Sunderland who remains. Many balked at the fee when Liverpool paid £16m – potentially rising to £20m […]

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Season Preview 13/14: SUNDERLAND

by James Hunt

Paolo Di Canio’s first full season in charge of Sunderland will be an interesting one. His passion helped them avoid relegation last season, but can that be extended over 38 games?