• Thu. Sep 23rd, 2021

Sunderland Global Media

Connecting Wearside and the World

Five Things You Never Knew About the River Wear

In the newest installment of our “five things you never knew” series regarding Sunderland, we aren’t talking about a specific suburb this time but in fact the very thing all…

Exploring Sunderland: The Waterways and Burns of Wearside

The River Wear is synonymous with Sunderland. Historically speaking, there is no city without the river, which watered a nurtured the economy of a town that grew up on shipbuilding…

These Are the Weirdest Goals SAFC Have Scored (Against Themselves Too)

SAFC have had some “moments” in their recent history. That’s an understatement. Some surreal, some embarrassing, there’s plenty to choose from. Amidst of all, the club also has a history…

Jimmy Jesus: The Untold Story of One of Sunderland’s Most Famous Characters

Here by popular demand! A month ago we launched our Characters of Sunderland article and the most common feedback we received was that the article did not mention “Jimmy Jesus”-…

The Legends of Sunderland: Peggy Potts

Previously on SGM we’ve covered the “characters” of Sunderland, the eccentric and intriguing local figures who are known throughout the city, but what about the characters of old? People who…

Here Are Some of Sunderland’s Most Underrated Players

Not all footballers receive the recognition they deserve. All fans have a natural habit of remembering the players who achieved overwhelming feats, such as being leading goalscorers, and those who…