Lee Cattermole

Cattermole starts against Gunners

by Stuart Vose

Team news from the SoL.

Captain Lee Cattermole returns to the starting line-up as Sunderland face Arsenal.

The skipper makes his first appearance in almost a month, replacing Seb Larsson as one of two changes.

Meanwhile Danny Rose also returns, with David Vaughan dropping to the bench.

Sunderland: Mignolet, Gardner, Rose, Bramble, O'Shea, Cattermole (c), N'Diaye, Colback, Johnson, Sessegnon, Fletcher.

Subs: Bardsley, Larsson, Graham, Vaughan, Mangane, Cuellar, Westwood.

Arsenal: Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Jenkinson*, Arteta (c), Wilshere, Giroud, Walcott, Ramsey, Monreal, Cazorla.

Subs: Diaby, Rosicky, Podolski, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Miquel, Mannone.

* - Jenkinson was a late replacement for Laurent Koscielny in the Arsenal starting line-up.