Sunderland v Newcastle: Tickets for the Wear-Tyne derby go on sale

A general view of The Bob Stokoe statue at The Stadium of Light
A general view of The Bob Stokoe statue at The Stadium of Light

Tickets for the first derby of the season have gone on sale as Sunderland look to make it six wins in a row.

Sunderland host Newcastle United on Sunday, October 25th October (KO noon) at the Stadium of Light.

Officials at Sunderland have announced tickets are now on sale and prices start from £15 for under 16s, £26 for over 65s and £32 for adults.

Tickets can be purchased via the telephone hotline 0871 911 1973, in person from the Stadium of Light ticket office, or via the online box office, if a valid purchase history exists.

A limit of six tickets per customer is in place for this game and all ticket transactions are recorded and can be traced to the original purchaser.

A spokesman added: “Supporters are reminded that they are still responsible for any tickets bought under their name and customer number and given to third parties.”