Sunderland VS Bristol City – Match Preview & Prediction
Sunderland take on Bristol City at The Stadium of Light, as they hope to make it 5 games unbeaten in the Championship.
The Black Cats could move up to 4th in the table with a victory.
Their opponents, Bristol City, are currently hovering around mid-table, 7 points clear of relegation and 7 points away from play-offs, highlighting just how tight this league table is.
It will be a tough game for The Black Cats, as Bristol City are currently on a 10-gamr unbeaten run in all competitions.
Last time out, Sunderland thrashed QPR 0-3 at Loftus Road, thanks to goals from Luke O’Nien and a brace from Jack Clarke.
When the 2 sides met in August, Sunderland came out 2-3 winners at Ashton Gate, with goals from Ross Stewart and Ellis Simms, who scored twice on his debut.
Niall Huggins and Lyden Gooch are both close to a return to the side, but neither are match-fit just yet.
Corry Evans, Elliot Embleton and Riss Stewart remain out with their long-term injuries.
Sunderland 3-1 Bristol City
Scorers – Patrick Roberts, Amad, and Joe Gelhardt