How Sunderland and England could play on the same day during World Cup
It was announced on Monday evening that Sunderland’s rearranged game against Millwall will take place on Saturday, 3 December.
However, it has now been announced that Tony Mowbray’s men will host Gary Rowett’s side at 12.30pm on Saturday, 3 December at the Stadium of Light.
If England finish second in Group B at the World Cup in Qatar this winter, Gareth Southgate’s men will kick off the knockout stages at 3pm on the same day as Sunderland’s clash against Millwall.
The Three Lions drew 3-3 with Germany in the Nations League on Monday evening at Wembley.