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The Sunderland side which could face Wycombe Wanderers - as three loanees are recalled

Sunderland will face promotion rivals Wycombe this weekend – but who will start for Lee Johnson’s side at Adams Park?

Saturday, 8th January 2022, 9:31 am

Wycombe are just four points behind the Black Cats ahead of the match having played the same number of matches.

Following back-to-back wins, Sunderland’s preparations have been disrupted after multiple Covid-19 cases.

As a result, Sunderland have recalled Jack Diamond, Josh Hawkes and Anthony Patterson so they can fulfil the fixture and name a matchday squad.

Wycombe usually play with a back three and wing-backs, meaning Sunderland are likely to match them up.

The Black Cats claimed a 3-1 win when the sides met at the Stadium of Light back in August, courtesy of a Ross Stewart brace and Elliot Embleton strike.

Here’s the Sunderland side which could start this weekend:

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