Matches selected for TV

by Stuart Vose

Confirmed: Two home clashes and one away trip move.

Sunderland AFC has confirmed the rescheduling of three Barclays Premier League games for live television broadcast.

The Black Cats’ first home game of the 2014-15 campaign sees Manchester United visit the Stadium of Light and the match will now take place on Sunday 24th August, KO 4pm.

Gus Poyet’s men will feature in two live games in November, with the trip to face Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park moving to an 8pm kick-off on Monday 3rd November.

Sunderland end November with Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea making the journey to Wearside, with the game moving to the later time of 5.30pm on Saturday 29th November.

Further games from December onwards could be selected for live transmission, with announcements being made in due course.

Season cards for the 2014-15 season are still available, with prices starting from £400 for adults and From £300 for over 65s. Supporters under 22 years old can enjoy all 19 Barclays Premier League games at the Stadium of Light for only £220, whilst under 16s season cards cost just £99. 

Special Family Zone packages available at £425 for one adult and one junior (an additional child can also be added to this package for only £25).

Sunderland supporters can sign up to a special flexible payment plan, allowing them to pay for their season card with an initial 25% down payment, followed by three Direct Debit payments in August, October and December, 2014. 

The deadline to take up this offer, which is available at no additional cost, is 5pm, Thursday 17th July. After this date the offer will no longer be available for the 2014-15 season.

Supporters can purchase season cards online, by telephoning 0871 911 1973 or in person at the Stadium of Light ticket office.