FA Cup clash confirmed

by Kate Smith

Details of FA Cup third round tie with Carlisle United.

Sunderland AFC has confirmed details for the forthcoming FA Cup with Budweiser Third Round clash against Carlisle United next month.

The game will take place at the Stadium of Light on Sunday 5 January, 2014, with a 2pm kick off.

Tickets across all areas of the stadium (with the exception of the Black Cats Bar) are priced at £10 for adults and £5 for under 16s and over 65s. Black Cats Bar tickets are priced at £25.

Sunderland season card holders have until 5pm, Thursday 19 December to reserve their seat and supporters enrolled in the Home Cup Payment Scheme will have their season card automatically activated for the game and do not need to apply.

All seats not reserved for season card holders during the priority period, will go on sale from 9am on Friday 13 December. Any season card holder seats not purchased by the deadline will be released for sale at 9am on Friday 20 December.

Fans are also advised that due to Carlisle United being eligible for an increased ticket allocation for this fixture in line with competition rules, a small number of season card holders in the North West Upper Corner area of the stadium will be relocated to alternative seats. The club would like to apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Tickets can be purchased in person at the Stadium of Light ticket office, via the online box office or by calling 0871 911 1973.

Fans can also print their match tickets at home at no additional cost.

All tickets are sold subject to ground regulations.