Preston North End v Sunderland team news: Duncan Watmore back in squad as Simon Grayson makes five changes

Watmore is named on the bench
Watmore is named on the bench

Duncan Watmore could make his Sunderland return today after being named on the bench by Simon Grayson.

The Black Cats boss has made five changes to the side that last 5-2 at Portman Road on Tuesday night.

Jonny Williams makes the bench after illness while Lamine Kone drops out of the starting XI.

Sunderland XI: Steele; Jones, Browning, O'Shea, Matthews; Ndong, Cattermole, Honeyman, McGeady; Gooch, Vaughan

Subs: Ruiter, Oviedo, Williams, Gibson, McManaman, Kone, Watmore