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Manchester City v Sunderland: a winnable game, a special ‘Guess the Score’

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As the final whistle is blown on Saturday, Monsieur Salut may well prove to have been absurdly optimistic with the headline that drew you here. (more…)

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West Ham v SAFC: guess the score while MoN mug stocks last

See the West Ham ‘Who are You?’ here: http://salutsunderland.com/2012/09/west-ham-v-sunderland-who-are-you/ Roll up for the latest instalment in Salut! Sunderland‘s jolly little competition designed to tease out of someone the correct scoreline for each forthcoming match. (more…)

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Sunderland v Liverpool: history gives SAFC the edge but guess the score

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NB Posting of Sixer’s Sevens and Martin’s Musings may be delayed this weekend … come here with reflections on the match It is time for another test of your predictive powers. (more…)

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Guess the score at Swansea and win a life-changing prize

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No winner on Tuesday night so here we go again with Guess the Score. Be the first to post the correct scoreline here – NB before kickoff – and win a Martin O’Neill mug. OK, the headline has been reported to Lord Justice Leveson as wholly misleading. The prize will change the winner’s life only […]

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Sunderland v Morecambe: making up for Brighton and guessing the score

With a spot of luck, Sunderland fans will put aside any lingering embarrassment over Saturday’s postponement and see class prevail over Morecambe tonight to get a run started in the Capital One Cup. This is, of course, the league cup, the same one from which we departed without a whimper – indeed without a true […]

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SAFC v Manchester United: last chance for a Guess the Score mug

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Well, United need 9-0 or better; assuming QPR hold Citeh to 1-0. Other permutations – all to do with United getting more points than Citeh – would also keep the Premier League title at Old Trafford. (more…)

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Sunderland play Bolton Wanderers: who will win the ‘Guess the Score’ mug?

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This modest competition has been blamed for everything from the extreme right’s rise in French politics to Sunderland’s goal-free April. (more…)

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Aston Villa v SAFC: will Villans or Mackems tell us the score?

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Right. I have decided, despite the view expressed here after the damp squib of SAFC v Wolves, that our unimpressive form in the past two games can have nothing to do with Salut! Sunderland running a ‘Guess the Score’ competition. So here’s another … (more…)

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Can Sunderland devour the Wolves? Your answer may count

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We camer a cropper in this fixture last season. We had three points in our grasp at Molineux in December only to come away with none. What, then, does tomorrow hold in store when Sunderland seek to make amends for letting down Martin OI’Neill, themselves and the supporters at Everton? The decision is yours, at […]

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Two great rollovers: what Spurs expected & what’s at stake at Everton

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Firstly, thanks from Monsieur Salut to his noble deputy, Malcolm Dawson, for his sterling efforts to keep the site afloat in troubled waters. (more…)

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The bookies say Sunderland, Barnsley, Charlton, Portsmouth, Luton and Scunthorpe. What about you?

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And so we have it: the fixtures are out. You’ll be getting your fill of dates, and conjecture from all […]

Alim Ozturk gets the traditional Salut! Sunderland welcome

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No time for much else, but Salut! Sunderland could not let the signing of Alim Ozturk – our first acquisition […]

Charlton at home to start. Seaside promotion party at Southend to finish?

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Monsieur Salut introduces the full fixtures list for next season, starting with Charlton at home, remembers an ambitious pre-match request […]

World Cup Diaries: (4) Moscow en fête as Russians celebrate another big win

Andy Falconer: 'I love Sunderland really'

Our Boro-suppporting World Cup diarist – Monsieur Salut’s nephew, Andy Falconer – changes city. After revealing in the beauty of […]

Sunderland’s Spanish conquest: ‘the essence of English football in its purest sense’

Jake: 'when will we next see sunny times for Sunderland AFC?'

This well-researched and, for Sunderland fans, heartwarming slice of football history was written by David Hewitt, a PhD researcher in […]

The Paddy McNair question and the ins and outs of squad rebuilding at Sunderland

One that was made earlier. Nic, left, with Claire, from outside the Fulwell

This tweet, from a Twitter contact (we follow each other), caught the attention. Well Mr Paddy McNair I do not […]