Sunderland v Hartlepool United date set for Durham Challenge Cup quarter-final clash

Hartlepool United will face Sunderland in the Durham Challenge Cup quarter-final on Thursday 23 January (7pm kick-off).

Wednesday, 15th January 2020, 11:43 am
Updated Wednesday, 15th January 2020, 11:43 am
Dave Challinor watching the players warming up during the Vanarama National League match between Ebbsfleet United and Hartlepool United at The Cufflink Stadium, Northfleet on Saturday 16th November 2019. (Credit: Leila Coker | MI News)

The match will take place at Eppleton Colliery Welfare with the winners progressing through to the final four of the competition.

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Pools brushed aside Northern League opposition Shildon and Tow Law Town in the opening two rounds while the Black Cats booked their place in the last-eight as they beat Willington 5-1 in the second round.

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