RECAP: Sunderland Under-23s 2 Wigan Under-23s 3 - Newcastle and Leicester trialists feature as young Black Cats suffer defeat

Sunderland’s hopes of qualifying for knockout stages of the Premier League Cup were dented after a 3-2 defeat to Wigan Athletic on Monday night.

Monday, 27th January 2020, 10:02 pm
Sunderland's Bali Mumba in action.

The young Black Cats fell 2-0 behind after a Kyle Joseph finish and Charlie Jolley penalty but drew level before half-time following goals from trialist Justen Kranthove and Jake Hackett.

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Yet it was the visitors who claimed all three points after Alex Perry scored from a corner shortly after the interval.

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