Sunderland’s Titus Bramble to make comeback for Sunderland’s reserves against Newcastle United reserves

Titus Bramble
Titus Bramble

TITUS Bramble will make his Sunderland comeback in tonight’s reserve team derby against Newcastle United reserves – a week after his suspension was lifted by the club.

The defender has not featured for the Black Cats since Sunderland’s 2-1 defeat at Norwich City in September after he was arrested less than 48 hours later following a night on the town.

He was subsequently fined heavily by Sunderland and suspended for six weeks – the maximum allowed under UK employment law – for bringing the club into disrepute by going nightclubbing just hours before he was due for training.

Bramble still faces a Crown Court trial over two charges of sexual assault and one of urinating against a police station wall – matters that the 30-year-old denies.

Read more in today’s Sportmail.