SUNDERLAND U21s will visit Bishop Auckland’s Heritage Park on Saturday to take on Martin Gray’s Darlington 1883 (3pm).
The Quakers are preparing for life in the EvoStik League after winning the Northern League title last term. Admission is £9 (adults), £6 (concessions) and £4 (children).
Darlo also take on a Middlesbrough XI at Heritage Park on Tuesday (7.30pm).
Newton Aycliffe shocked Darlo with a 3-1 friendly win last night, thanks to goals from Stuart Owen, Michael Gibson and Dan Mellanby. Kerry Hedley replied.