Sunderland Echo – Wise Men Say – 8/12/14 – Sunderland built platform at Liverpool to push on in festive flurry

Today’s piece comes from Stephen Goldsmith.


BY the reckoning of many Sunderland fans, a hard-fought point at Anfield should be the final chapter of this constant hard-to-beat nonsense.


It brings to an end a run of games where a sole point from each looks positive.


Has this season’s approach been nonsense? Or just plain logic?


I’ve heard it all over the last few weeks. There are those who think football is about having a go and if that comes at a cost of a loss then so be it. That Burnley and Leicester were there for the taking and the extra four points on offer would’ve cancelled out losing against some of the bigger teams we’ve held to a draw.


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