posted on Aug, 7 2004 @ 08:56 AM
The Black Cats
Stadium of Light
3rd (lost in play-off semi-finals)
Mick McCarthy (March 2003)
Dean Whitehead (Oxford, tribunal), Carl Robinson (Portsmouth, undisclosed), Stephen Elliott (Man City, free), Liam Lawrence (Mansfield),
Stephen Caldwell (Newcastle), Mark Lynch (Man Utd).
Tommy Smith (Derby), Phil Babb, Paul Thirlwell, Michael Reddy (Grimsby), Jason McAteer (Tranmere), Simon Ramsden (Grimsby), Patrick
Collins (Sheff Wed), Darren Byfield (Gillingham), Joachim Bjorklund (Wolves), Mark Rossiter.
Sunderland boss Mick McCarthy has turned to youth after losing in the play-offs last year. The Black Cats have set their sights on
automatic promotion and look good enough for at least another shot via the play-offs.
[Edited on 7/8/04 by TRD]