THE Wear-Tyne derby has been put back more than 24 hours for live broadcast.
Sunderland’s game against Newcastle United at the Stadium of Light will be played on Sunday, April 5 (4pm kick-off).
The Premier League game will be screened by Sky Sports.
Sky Sports have also chosen to show Newcastle’s game against Liverpool at Anfield, which will be played on Monday, April 13 (8pm).
Untied’s home game against Tottenham Hotspur has been put back to Sunday, April 19 (4pm), also for broadcast by Sky.