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Sunderland announce pre-season tour details
7:01pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014 in Sport
SUNDERLAND have finalised details of their pre-season tour to Portugal later this month.
The Black Cats head to the Algarve where they will play three games which will now all take place at the Estádio Municipal de Albufeira.
Gus Poyet’s men kick off the week facing Spanish Segunda Division side Recreativo de Huelva on Tuesday, July 29, 8pm kick off.
The club were then due to face Benfica at Estádio Municipal de Portimão on July 30, but due to circumstances beyond the club’s control, this game will no longer take place.
However, the team will now play against Portuguese Primeira Liga side C.D. Nacional that day (8pm kick-off), at the Estádio Municipal de Albufeira.
The Black Cats end their stay in Portugal with a third game against top flight Portuguese outfit Vitória Setúbal on Saturday, August 2, 8.00pm kick-off at the Estádio Municipal de Albufeira.
Supporters can purchase a special three game for the games in the Algarve via the promoter, priced at €40 for the bundle. Alternatively, supporters can purchase individual match tickets priced at €15 for each game.
Further ticket information, including how to purchase, will be announced in due course.
A full list of the Black Cats’ pre-season schedule can be found in the table below, with further information available via www.safc.com