Cut-price travel on match days

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BLACK Cat fans are being offered the chance to make big savings on match-day travel.

Bus operator Go North East is offering fans travelling to and from the Stadium of Light an SAFC Match Day Key.

The Match Day Key allows season-long travel to and from all home games for £50 a season.

A card for under-25s costs £25.

This exclusive offer, which is part of SAFC’s Rewards Scheme, represents a saving of more than £100 per adult.

Go North East runs a range of frequent bus services linking Sunderland from places across Tyne and Wear and Durham including Seaham, Durham City and Chester-le-Street.

Sunderland fans can get their Match Day Key by registering with the SAFC website at

Stephen King, Go North East marketing and sales manager, said: “It’s an exciting season for Sunderland ahead and we’re delighted to team up with them and offer these big discounts to their fans.

“The SAFC Match Day Key is a fast and super affordable way to travel to and from the match each home game.”

The card is used by swiping it on the card reader of buses on match day.