FOUR OF Sunderland’s first six home games will be televised after Sky Sports released their schedule for the opening months of the season.
The visits of Liverpool, Manchester United, Newcastle United and Manchester City to the Stadium of Light have all been re-scheduled for broadcast.
But it is Sunderland’s trip to Crystal Palace on Saturday, August 31, which will be the Black Cats’ first Sky game of the campaign, with the game moved to a 5.30pm kick-off.
Sunderland games on Sky:
Saturday, August 31: Crystal Palace (a) 5.30pm kick-off
Sunday, September 29: Liverpool (h) 4pm kick-off
Saturday, October 5: Manchester United (h) 5.30pm kick-off
Sunday October 27: Newcastle United (h) 4pm kick-off
Sunday November 10: Manchester City (h) 2.05pm kick-off