Date Set For Sunderland Cup Tie

Eppleton Colliery Welfare

Pools will face Sunderland in the Third Round of the Durham County Challenge Cup at Eppleton Colliery Welfare on Thursday 23rd January (7pm kick-off).

The Black Cats overcame Willington in Round Two to set up a meeting with Pools and a date has now been confirmed for the game later this month.

Pools have so far beaten Shildon and Tow Law to reach this stage of the competition and will now hope to make further progress against Sunderland.

Admission prices for the game will be £3 for adults and £1 for concessions.