Sunderland have appealed against the red card midfielder Didier Ndong received in Saturday's 4-0 Sky Bet Championship defeat at Cardiff.
Sunderland have told B£10million midfielder Jack Rodwell they will tear up his contract if he can find another club.
Chris Coleman's return to Wales ended in painful defeat as Cardiff got back to winning ways with a 4-0 victory over Sunderland.
Neil Warnock believes Cardiff have rediscovered their sparkle after brushing aside bottom club Sunderland 4-0.
Sunderland midfielder Darron Gibson is facing up to 10 weeks on the sidelines as he waits to discover whether he will need groin surgery.
Middlesbrough boss Tony Pulis is likely to make changes for Saturday's FA Cup third-round clash with derby rivals Sunderland.
Sunderland boss Chris Coleman has questioned the loyalty of some of his more experienced players after the Black Cats crashed out of the FA Cup at Middlesbrough
Chelsea defender Jake Clarke-Salter has become Sunderland boss Chris Coleman's first signing after joining the Sky Bet Championship strugglers on loan for the r
Sunderland striker Duncan Watmore is taking a philosophical approach to his fightback from the "freak accident" which has left him facing another lengthy spell