Sunderland U23s 2 Middlesbrough U23s 3 RECAP: Joel Lynch and Laurens De Bock feature as Cats lose against Boro

New Sunderland signings Joel Lynch and Laurens De Bock played 60 and 90 minutes respectively for the Black Cats’ Under-23s side during a 3-2 defeat by Middlesbrough at Eppleton CW, Hetton.

Monday, 16th September 2019, 8:55 pm
Updated Monday, 16th September 2019, 9:56 pm
Sunderland U23s vs Middlesbrough U23s

In an eventful encounter, Sunderland took the lead through a Benji Kimpioka penalty before two spot kicks from Boro’s Stephen Walker and a third from substitute Rumarn Burrell put the visitors in control. Lee Connelly pulled one goal back late on but it was too little too late.

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