Pre-season: South Shields sold out

Tickets for Sunderland’s pre-season friendly at South Shields have now sold out.   

The Black Cats will take on the Northern Premier League outfit at Mariners Park on Thursday 11 July at 7:30pm. 

Jack Ross’ side will go up against a Shields side that narrowly missed out on promotion last term, falling to Warrington Town in the NPL Play-Off Final.

Tickets have been hot property and snapped up in quick time, with season card holders and UK members taking full advantage of their priority over the last day.


South Shields – Mariners Park – Thursday 11 July, kick-off 7:30pm

Benfica B – Estádio Municipal de Albufeira – Thursday 18 July, kick-off 7:30pm

Belenenses – Estádio Municipal de Albufeira – Saturday 20 July, kick-off 7:30pm


Supporters packages are also now on sale, providing a great option for fans to secure their tickets, travel and hotel in one go. 

The package includes the following… 

Return flights from Newcastle to Faro with Jet2, including 1x piece of hand luggage

Three-night stay at the 4-star Clube Praia da Oura*

Return coach transfers from Faro Airport to hotel

Entry to both overseas pre-season friendlies

Exclusive access to bar at stadium** 

Supporters packages are priced at…

£795 per person for two sharing

£745 per person for three sharing

£695 per person for four sharing

For more information or to purchase, please contact SAFC by calling 0191 551 5122 or by emailing

*all rooms with a sea view, with breakfast also included

**only available with this package


A limited number of VIP packages remain on sale and further information on how to secure your place can be found by clicking here. 


ONLINE (24/7): Click here 

TELEPHONE: 0371 911 1973 (opening hours the same as those listed below) 

Calls charged at standard rate, plus your phone company’s access charge. The cost of calls from mobile phones may vary.

IN-PERSON: Stadium of Light ticket office, opening hours listed below…

Tuesday-Friday: 9am ‘til 5pm

Saturday: 10am ‘til kick-off 

*Bookings are subject to a fee of £1.25 per ticket and a postage charge (where applicable) of £1 per transaction, on all telephone and online orders to cover service charges and administrative costs. In the case of group applications, a booking fee of £1.25 will be charged per ticket up to a maximum of £10 per application. Postage charges may vary, please contact the Ticket Office for more information.

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