Harry Kane's own goal prevents Tottenham Hotspur from taking a well-deserved three points at the Stadium of Light.
Striker Jozy Altidore says the Sunderland squad is in "transition" while head coach Gus Poyet's summer recruits settle in.
Sunderland sign Uruguay defender Sebastian Coates and Argentina midfielder Ricardo Alvarez on season-long loan deals.
French defender Modibo Diakite leaves Sunderland by mutual consent, 14 months after arriving from Lazio.
Queens Park Rangers claim their first win of the season as Charlie Austin's goal gives them victory over Sunderland.
Sunderland score three second-half goals to beat Birmingham City and move into the third round of the League Cup.
Manchester United's conquerors MK Dons draw League One Bradford in the third round of the Capital One Cup.
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet says he doubted at first that Will Buckley was good enough to play in the Premier League.
Manager Louis van Gaal says a single point from two games is not acceptable after Manchester United draw 1-1 with Sunderland.
Manchester United are still looking for their first league victory under Louis van Gaal after a 1-1 draw at Sunderland.
Sunderland midfielder Seb Larsson believes his side showed strength of character in the draw at West Brom
Saido Berahino scores twice while Lee Cattermole and Sebastian Larsson also net as West Brom and Sunderland draw 2-2.
Brighton winger Will Buckley joins Sunderland on a three-year deal after the clubs agree an undisclosed fee.
Sunderland reject a £4m bid for striker Connor Wickham from West Ham United, BBC Newcastle understands.
New Sunderland signing Jack Rodwell says young English players should think twice before joining Manchester City.
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet insists the £14m transfer of Italian striker Fabio Borini from Liverpool is still going ahead.
Argentine defender Santiago Vergini rejoins the club on loan from Estudiantes, while El-Hadji Ba moves to Bastia.
Manchester City midfielder Jack Rodwell joins Sunderland on a five-year-deal for an undisclosed fee, thought to be about £10m.
New signing Patrick van Aanholt makes his Sunderland debut as the Black Cats lose 1-0 to CD Nacional in a friendly.
Sunderland sign Netherlands left-back Patrick van Aanholt on a four-year deal from Chelsea for an undisclosed fee.