Adam Johnson has revealed the Sunderland squad are preparing for the new season with double training sessions as they look to avoid another relegation battle.
Gus Poyet remains hopeful of signing Fabio Borini this summer after his successful loan spell with Sunderland last season.
New Sunderland signing Costel Pantilimon says he expects to have to fight for his position at his new club.
Paolo Di Canio has declared he is a better manager and is ready to return to football. Di Canio was sacked by Sunderland after five games this season - but he insists he performed a miracle to keep them in the Premier League.
Manager Garry Monk praises Swansea's finish to the season following their 3-1 win at Sunderland.
Despite losing 3-1 to Swansea, Gus Poyet is delighted to have led Sunderland to safety.
Pepe Mel accused his West Brom side of lacking the required intensity as they were comfortably beaten by Sunderland.
Gus Poyet hailed his side's 'miracle' recovery as they secured their Premier League status, despite looking all but down a few months ago.
John O'Shea says fight and desire was key to Sunderland's change of fortune, after they completed their escape from relegation with victory over West Brom.
Sunderland's Gus Poyet gives his thought's ahead of their game against West Brom.
Sunderland's Vito Mannone gives his thought's ahead of their game against West Brom.
West Brom's Gareth McAuley gives his thoughts on their game against Sunderland.
After beating Manchester United 1-0 at Old Trafford, Gus Poyet praised his Sunderland side for the recent 'special' performances.
Ryan Giggs claims he is disappointed by the lack of quality on display at Old Trafford as Man United lost 1-0 to Sunderland.
John O'Shea claims the 1-0 win at Old Trafford was reward for Sunderland's good performances in recent games.
Ryan Giggs speaks about the changes to his Manchester United side ahead of their match with Sunderland.
Ed Chamberlin previews Manchester United versus Sunderland.
Kevin Phillips has announced his retirement from football at the age of 40.
Niall Quinn believes the impressive form of Connor Wickham could prove vital in Sunderland's bid for survival.
Gus Poyet feels the confidence is back with his side and they should now be safe from relegation.
Ole Gunnar Solskjær said his team won't give up on their relegation fight and will go again when they face Newcastle and Chelsea.
Connor Wickham felt Sunderland fully deserved their vital win over Cardiff.
Joe Allen speaks ahead of the match with Chelsea.
Jamie Redknapp previews Cardiff's visit to Sunderland.
Sunderland defender John O'Shea said they always believed they could end Jose Mourinho's 77-game unbeaten home record at Chelsea.
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