The Black Cats slipped to the bottom of the Premier League table following the defeat.
Allan Nyom left Watford to join West Bromwich Albion during the summer transfer window.
Tottenham edged out Boro on the weekend, but victory should've been by a greater margin perhaps.
The midfielder missed the Whites' Championship clash with Ipswich Town at the weekend.
Oliver Burke scored for RB Leipzig as they drew 1-1 with Koln on Sunday.
Sunderland lost to Crystal Palace in the Premier League at the weekend.
Considering his team had just racked up their 10th victory in all competitions, scoring 26 goals in the process and conceding just six, Pep Guardiola’s message for his rivals was pretty ominous. “We are far away. If we were close then I could just go back home,” he said with a smirk.
David Moyes has made it plain that Sunderland will be practically doomed to relegation unless his squad is strengthened significantly in January.
Wayne Rooney may now be entering the career phase when he is used only in certain games for Manchester United.
HITC Sport understands Tranmere eye move for Morecambe chief.
Tottenham could give a number of their talented youngsters, such as Marcus Edwards and Cameron Carter-Vickers, first team action in Australia over the next couple of weeks.
The Basque coach was linked with moves to Nottingham Forest and Wolverhampton Wanderers before landing the Spain job.
The scene was idyllic at the Russian track and field championships in this leafy Moscow suburb on Thursday as young hopefuls and world champions competed in the sun.