Stadium of Light

Next Game

Sunderland v Stoke

Saturday, 04 October 2014, 15:00

Barclays Prem

Stadium of Light

Last Game

Sunderland 0 - 0 Swansea

Saturday, 27 September 2014, 15:00

Barclays Prem

Sunderland seal Rodwell deal

Jack Rodwell has completed his transfer from Manchester City to Sunderland.

Last Updated: 06/08/14 at 10:27 Post Comment

Jack Rodwell: Leaves Manchester City after two years

Jack Rodwell: Leaves Manchester City after two years

The England midfielder has signed a five-year contract and joins for an undisclosed fee, believed to be around £10million.

The deal ends Rodwell's two injury-affected years at City, where he started just seven Premier League games after joining from Everton in a £12m move.

His prospects of first-team football at the Etihad were further hit when City signed midfielder Fernando from Porto earlier this summer.

Rodwell, who has three England caps, is Sunderland's fifth close-season signing and follows Jordi Gomez, Billy Jones, Patrick van Aanholt and former City team-mate Costel Pantilimon to Wearside.

@delusional? Just how obsessed are you? English players have had a huge premium on them for years. I thought everyone knew that? That's why Leeds went bust, £10+ million for the likes of Seth Johnson. Jesus Kevin Davies was once £7 million. Ask yourself why City will only have Hart or Chelsea Terry? It's because of these stupid rules, if you think it's working you are wrong. English football, the English national side have been gash for 40 years. Is that City's fault too? Or are City the only club doing anything about it? Remind me again where I can have a walk round the United campus...Your bitterness is so enjoyable!
- charming_man

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

I

put Ince in my fantasy football team, so it's no surprise at all really. I do that to players. Also responsible for De Jong and Upson being injured. Think I'll transfer in Di Maria just to ruin United....

megabrow (cufc)
F365's Top Ten Surprise Strugglers

L

ovren? £20m always seemed a touch on the expensive side, but I wasn't expecting him to be quite such a waste of money

stevenjameshyde
F365's Top Ten Surprise Strugglers

H

alf of our players have the physical presence of a 14 year old girl. I don't know why people are always shocked that they're injured.

TheWhiz
Wenger baffled by injuries

Footer 365

Championship: Gianfranco Zola has emerged as favourite for the vacant job at Fulham

Gianfranco Zola has emerged as a leading contender for the vacant manager’s position at Fulham, according to Sky Bet’s odds.

Transfer news: Cheick Tiote wants to leave Newcastle United

Cheick Tiote has revealed his desire to leave Newcastle and admits he has previously been contacted by Arsenal.

Scottish football: Kenny McLean insists St Mirren are still a united squad

Kenny McLean insists St Mirren are still a united camp, despite rumours suggesting otherwise.

Mail Box

It Was Better When City Were Rubbish

'I think I preferred it when we were s**t' says one City fan in the afternoon mailbox. There's a decent chat about the empty seats plus views on Liverpool and Roma...

Do City Really Need To Expand Their Stadium?

That's the question posed by one Man United fan in the mailbox after seeing the empty seats at the Etihad last night. Sadly, there isn't a single mail from a City supporter...

© 2014 British Sky Broadcasting Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media property