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Club Details: Sunderland AFC

Sunderland Association Football Club (Sunderland AFC or SAFC), founded in 1879, play their home games at the Stadium of Light. Their nicknames include the Black Cats and The Mackems.

Club Name:

Club Address:

Sunderland AFC

Stadium of Light
Tyne and Wear


Tickets Line:

0871 911 1200

0871 911 1973

Stadium / Home Ground: Stadium of Light




Stadium of Light


Sunderland Football Club, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR5 1SU

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Team Colours:


Red & White

Away Travel Info: Stadium of Light

By Train

Sunderlands train station is approximately a 10 to 15 minute walk from the ground. It has excellent links to the British Rail network and Metro system, ensuring quick and easy travel to other areas in the region. Seaburn train station is also located close by.

By Metro

When travelling to the match by Metro, supporters have the choice of arriving at either St. Peters or the Stadium of Light Metro stations prior to the game.

When leaving the stadium after the game, supporters travelling towards South Hylton must board at St. Peters Metro Station. Supporters travelling towards Newcastle must board at the Stadium of Light station.

These restrictions are a necessary measure to ease crowd congestion and assist with speedy and efficient return journey for all fans.

Bus Routes

Easily accessible by public transport, bus numbers 2, 3, 4, 12, 13, 15 and 16 all stop within a few minutes walk of the Stadium of Light.

All main bus routes across Wearside connect to the Citys central bus station, Park Lane Interchange, which is also within easy walking distance of the stadium.

Sunderland AFC Latest Fixtures

Date Home Team Away Team
Sat 24th Apr Sunderland Accrington St
Tue 27th Apr Sunderland Blackpool

Sunderland AFC Latest Results

Date Home Team Away Team Result
Tue 20th Apr Hull City Sunderland 2-2
Sat 17th Apr Blackpool Sunderland 1-0

League One
Pos Team Pld Pts
1 Hull City 43 83
2 Peterborough 42 79
3 Sunderland 42 72
4 Lincoln 41 72
5 Blackpool 41 68
6 Charlton 41 66
7 Oxford Utd 43 65
8 Portsmouth 42 65
9 Gillingham 43 62
10 Milton Keynes Dons 43 61
11 Ipswich 42 61
12 Accrington St 42 61
13 Doncaster 41 60
14 Crewe 42 58
15 Fleetwood Town 42 56
16 Plymouth 43 53
17 Burton Albion 42 52
18 Shrewsbury 41 50
19 AFC Wimbledon 42 48
20 Wigan 43 47
21 Northampton 43 43
22 Rochdale 42 42
23 Swindon Town 43 40
24 Bristol Rovers 43 38

Sunderland AFC local sports & business links:

Sunderland AFC information links:

Henry Dancer DaysMoralee School of MotoringPrintswiftSource Solutions UKGrace HouseDurham SchoolThe Childrens Family TrustZero Dry Time Sunderland

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