How much Sunderland fans will spend on their Christmas travels compared to other League One clubs

Sunderland fans are set for a heavy Christmas spend when supporting their club on the road over the festive period - according to research.

Wednesday, 5th December 2018, 3:47 pm
Updated Wednesday, 5th December 2018, 3:55 pm
Sunderland fans at Walsall
Sunderland fans at Walsall

Bookmakers SportingBet has assessed every League One club's xmas fixture list to determine who will spend the most money and time when taking to the road in late December.

The Black Cats faithful are already known for forking out a penny or two after brilliantly selling out each and every one of their league away matches so far .

Research by SportingBet

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A real killer for the travelling Red and White Army is the trip to the South Coast on December 22, while the visit to Blackpool on New Years Day accumulates to a predicted spend of £430.20 across 956 miles.

It's the season to be jolly for Gillingham and Wimbledon fans, though, with the duo's trips equalling in a combined total of £152.20 over 340 miles.

Research by Sporting Bet

That said, Jack Ross' side have performed well on their travels this season, collecting 21 points from a possible 30 to hold the third best away record in the division.