Latest weekend weather forecast and look ahead to Sunderland's return to Wembley

Sunderland is set for a breezy but bright weekend as the Black Cats head to Wembley to face Tranmere Rovers.

On Sunday, March 14, Sunderland take on Tranmere Rovers in the final of the Papa John’s Trophy – with the club hoping to put right the two defeats at the national stadium from the 2018/19 season.

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The Covid-19 pandemic means fans will remain on Wearside, however the city looks set to experience a bright but breezy weekend, with the possibility of some showers according to the Met Office.

Sunderland is set for a breezy but bright weekend.

Friday, March 12, is expected to see gusts as high as 36mph, with sunny spells and highs of around 7°C.

Sunday, March 14 is looking dry and bright, with wind speeds set to die down, highs of 9°C.

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