Sunderland to face Udinese in last friendly

Emanuele Giaccherini
Emanuele Giaccherini

SUNDERLAND will face Italian outfit Udinese in their final pre-season outing.

The Black Cats will round off their friendly programme against the Serie A outfit on Saturday, August 9 (kick-off 3pm) at Bishop Auckland’s Heritage Park.

It will be the second of two friendlies against Continental opposition after Sunderland returned from their pre-season tour of Portugal, with Gus Poyet’s side taking on Real Betis on Thursday, August 7.

Tickets will be priced at £15 for adults and £5 for concessions, with purchasing details announced soon.