Sunderland hopes for the rest of the season have been boosted by the return of Emanuele Giaccherini and Ricky Alvarez.
Ricky Alvarez, Emanuele Giaccherini and Sebastian Coates are set to miss Sunderland's next three Premier League games.
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is confident Italy international Emanuele Giaccherini will shine this season.
Emanuele Giaccherini 'feels good' at Sunderland, ruling out a move in the near future, but admits to 'homesickness'.
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet has hinted that he is close to signing Ricky Alvarez and Virgil van Dijk.
Emanuele Giaccherini claims to be happy at Sunderland amid talk of a return to his native Italy at Fiorentina.
Emanuele Giaccherini's agent has stated that the winger wants to remain at Sunderland.
Sunderland winger Emanuele Giaccherini has stated that he knows nothing of any reported interest from Roma.
Emanuele Giaccherini has vowed to work hard to get back in the Italy squad after being overlooked for the World Cup.
Emanuele Giaccherini insists he is happy to stay at Sunderland next season despite reports of interest from Napoli.
Emanuele Giaccherini claims missing out on a World Cup place will not force him towards the exits at Sunderland.
Sunderland's Emanuele Giaccherini wants to shrug off a disappointing first season on Wearside and stay with the club.
Emanuele Giaccherini says Sunderland have a adopted a new mentality after climbing out of the bottom three.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet admits he is unsure about where the future of out-of-favour Emanuele Giaccherini lies.
Emanuele Giaccherini has said that he is "happy" at Sunderland and does not plan on leaving at the end of the season.
Gus Poyet is still hoping Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher will be fit for the Capital One Cup final in March.
Emanuele Giaccherini's agent says he is staying with Sunderland, after rejecting moves back to Italy and also China.
Sunderland playmaker Emanuele Giaccherini has played down speculation linking him with a return to Juventus.
Sunderland midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini is not looking to move back to Italy, his agent has insisted.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he wants to keep Fabio Borini beyond January.
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