Sunderland have released Carlos Cuellar, Oscar Ustari and Keiren Westwood at the end of their contracts.
Carlos Cuellar is refusing to give up on Sunderland's survival bid and is eager to commit his future to the club.
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet insists that he is happy none of his out-of-contract players are demanding talks.
Gus Poyet is still hoping Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher will be fit for the Capital One Cup final in March.
Sunderland boss Paolo Di Canio insists Carlos Cuellar still features in his plans despite the defender yet to feature.
Sunderland defender Carlos Cuellar admitted he has had a frustrating few months, but is now fit and raring to go.
Sunderland boss Martin O'Neill says injured trio Danny Rose, Carlos Cuellar and Lee Cattermole are closing on returns.
Carlos Cuellar says he was 'honoured' to be handed the Sunderland captaincy against Manchester City.
Carlos Cuellar insists speculation regarding Martin O'Neill's future as Sunderland boss has been ignored by the players.
Carlos Cuellar says he and his team-mates remain confident Sunderland can turn things around despite their latest loss.
Carlos Cuellar has been left in no doubt as to how important Sunderland's derby date with Newcastle is to the fans.
Carlos Cuellar claims to have worked his way back to full fitness in time for Sunderland's derby date with Newcastle.
Sunderland have been hit by an injury blow to Carlos Cuellar, with the defender facing a spell on the sidelines.
Sunderland defender Carlos Cuellar praised their fans for inspiring his side to a goalless draw against Arsenal.
Sunderland's Carlos Cuellar revealed the opportunity to work with Martin O'Neill again was too great to resist.
Sunderland have injury worries in pre-season with Simon Mignolet, Carlos Cuellar and Wes Brown all struggling with problems.
New Sunderland signing Carlos Cuellar says former Aston Villa team-mate Darren Bent talked up the Wearside club ahead of his move.
Martin O'Neill feels the signing of Carlos Cuellar has given Sunderland significant defensive cover.
Carlos Cuellar admits he jumped at the chance to work with Martin O'Neill again after hearing his old manager wanted to sign him for Sunderland.
Sunderland have confirmed the signing of defender Carlos Cuellar on a two-year contract following his release by Aston Villa.
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