Ed Sheeran adds extra date at Sunderland's Stadium of Light due to high demand - city to host three-night leg of tour

Ed Sheeran has announced he will play a third night at the Stadium of Light as part of his UK tour.

Monday, 27th September 2021, 5:24 pm
Ed Sheeran performs on stage during Global Citizen Live on September 25, 2021 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Piasecki/Getty Images For Global Citizen)

Now Thursday June 2 – also a bank holiday – has been added as an extra date on the North East leg of his tour.

A tweet from the Stadium of Light said: “Due to an incredibly popular demand, Ed Sheeran will play a third night at the Stadium of Light on Bank Holiday Thursday 2 June, with tickets on sale from 9am tomorrow.”

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Tickets went on sale on Saturday, September 25, for the original two dates.