Development squad friendly confirmed

by Stuart Vose

Pre-season date in Scotland announced.

Sunderland’s development squad will travel north of the border to take on Scottish side Partick Thistle in a friendly before the 2014-15 season gets under way.

The game will take place at Firhill on Wednesday 6th August (KO 7.30pm).

The U21 side have a busy pre-season schedule, which also includes a trip to Spennymoor, a friendly versus Skrill Premier side Gateshead, a game at Boston United and a trip to Blundell Park to take on Grimsby.