FA Youth Cup date set

by Stuart Vose

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.