Youngsters to travel to St James' Park next month.
The date for Sunderland’s FA Youth Cup test against Newcastle United has been set.
Sunderland will travel to Tyneside for a fourth-round tie on Monday 20th January (KO 7pm). The game will be played at St James’ Park.
The Young Black Cats reached the fourth round courtesy of a penalty shoot-out win at Ipswich after Lynden Gooch had scored in a 1-1 draw.
Meanwhile Newcastle beat Barnsley at Oakwell to secure safe passage to the next stage.