Sunderland fixtures 2016/17: The key games

When will Jermain Defoe be back in action at the Stadium of Light?
When will Jermain Defoe be back in action at the Stadium of Light?

These are the key fixtures for Sunderland fans to put in their diaries.

First game at Stadium of Light: Middlesbrough, August 20, KO 3pm

First away game: Manchester City on August 13, KO 3pm

Middlesbrough away: March 11, KO 3pm

Boxing Day: Manchester United at Old Trafford, KO 3pm

Final home game: Swansea City, May 13, KO 3pm

Final away game: Chelsea, May 21, KO 3pm

First game in 2017: Liverpool at the Stadium of Light, January 2, KO 3pm

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