Matthews swapped the Scottish Premiership for the Stadium of Light this summer, and says a good start is key in 2015/16.
The Villans turned things around under Tim Sherwood last season and are looking to continue on that upward curve.
Barry Ferguson believes Rangers can still attract big players to the club.
The Blues endured a difficult campaign last season, but their former defender is optimistic ahead of the 2015/16 campaign.
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Leeds' young trio met up with the boxer before Thursday night's home kit launch.
With Spurs seemingly set to miss out on Ezequiel Lavezzi, HITC Sport analyses the statistics.
Jordan Henderson has been confirmed as the club's new captain following Steven Gerrard’s exit.
He has also revealed why they must continue working hard and what they warned youngsters to be wary of in Europe.
Ings is one of six signings made by the Reds this summer, and was entitled to more time off after international duty.
Queens Park Rangers are reportedly set to make a move to bring Clint Dempsey back to the Premier League.
Newcastle United forward Ayoze Perez impressed against Tottenham Hotspur but he has plenty of work to do in the weeks and months ahead.
Woeful shooting goes a long way to explaining Tottenham's loss at home to Newcastle.