Martin O'Neill

O'Neill makes three changes

by Stuart Vose

Pre-Norwich team news in full.

Martin O'Neill has made three changes for this afternoon's game against Norwich City.

Danny Rose comes back in for his first start since returning from injury, replacing Jack Colback who drops to the bench.

Meanwhile there's a change in central defence with Titus Bramble stepping aside to make way for Carlos Cuellar.

And David Vaughan slots into the midfield, replacing Alfred N'Diaye.

There's also a place on the bench for striker Connor Wickham, who is back from a loan spell with Sheffield Wednesday.

Sunderland: Mignolet, Gardner, Rose, O'Shea (c), Cuellar, Vaughan, Larsson, Johnson, Sessegnon, Fletcher, Graham.

Subs: Bardsley, N'Diaye, Wickham, Colback, Bramble, McClean, Westwood.

Norwich: Bunn, R Martin (c), Bassong, Turner, Garrido, Johnson, Howson, E Bennett, Snodgrass, Hoolahan, Kamara.

Subs: Whittaker, Holt, Jackson, Fox, Becchio, R Bennett, Camp.