Joel Dixon

In Profile: Joel Dixon


Latest first team squad member profiled.

- Born in Middlesbrough on 9th December 1993.

- Joel joined the Black Cats’ academy at the age of 14.

- Broke into the under-18 side during the 2011-12 season and made a further six appearances in the 2012-13 campaign before featuring for the development squad on two occasions.

- In February 2013, Dixon joined Workington Reds on a one-month loan deal; he played eight times for the Reds as they finished 14th in the Conference North.

- Joel is one of only three Sunderland players to appear in all nine Barclays U21 Premier League games this season.

- Dixon re-joined Workington at the start of November but made just one appearance before being recalled for this evening’s game.