Gallery: On the training pitch

by Kate Smith

A bumper gallery from the Academy of Light.

Pre-season training is well underway for Sunderland’s first-team squad - including new signings Cabral, Valetin Roberge, Modibo Diakite, Vito Mannone and David Moberg Karlsson.

Take a look at our gallery of the players being put through their paces by head coach Paolo Di Canio.