Simon Grayson has named the same side to face Norwich City that drew 1-1 with Derby County last Friday.
Billy Jones, Lee Cattermole, James Vaughan and Lamine Kone all return after sitting out the 1-0 win over Bury in midweek.
Sunderland XI: Steele; Jones, Browning, Kone, Galloway; Honeyman, Cattermole, Ndong, McGeady; Vaughan, Grabban
Subs: Ruiter, Gooch, Khazri, Matthews, O'Shea, Asoro, Gibson
Norwich City: Gunn, Martin, Zimmermann, Franke, Husband, Reed, Maddison, Wildschut, Naismith, Watkins, Jerome, Watkins
Subs: McGovern, Pinto, Vrancic, Oliveira, Murphy, Hoolahan, Tettey