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Sunderland boss Gus Poyet has backed Louis Van Gaal to turn around Manchester United's fortunes.
The Black Cats held United to a 1-1 draw at the Stadium of Light yesterday.
Manchester City legend Jack Rodwell equalises for Sunderland with a header from a corner. Sunderland 1-1 Manchester United.
Sunderland welcome Manchester United to the Stadium of Light in the Premier League.
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The team sheets have been announced as Sunderland host Manchester United in the Premier League. Kick-off is scheduled for 4pm.
#SAFC: Mannone, Vergini, van Aanholt, Brown, O'Shea (c), Cattermole, Larsson, Rodwell, Buckley, Wickham, Fletcher.
Man Utd: De Gea, Blackett, Jones, Smalling, Valencia, Young, Cleverley, Fletcher, Mata, Rooney (c), van Persie.
Former Southampton footballer Francis Benali has completed the first leg of his 1,000-mile journey to every Premier League ground.
The 45-year-old began 'Benali's Big Run' at St James' Park in Newcastle, before making his way to the Stadium of Light in Sunderland. He arrived on Wearside at around 10:45am.
Benali is now expected to arrive at the KC Stadium in Hull on Tuesday.
Former Southampton defender Francis Benali arrived at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on his charity run earlier.
The 45-year-old is aiming to raise around £1 million for cancer research by running in between every Premier League ground.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says Louis Van Gaal needs time to properly settle in at Manchester United.
The Dutchman lost his first Premier League game as manager against Swansea City last weekend.
The Black Cats welcome Manchester United to the Stadium of Light this afternoon.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet remains hopeful of bringing Liverpool striker Fabio Borini back to the club.
The 23-year-old spent last season on loan at the Stadium of Light and became a fan favourite as the Black Cats reached the League Cup final and avoided relegation from the Premier League.
Poyet is keen to bring Borini back to Wearside and says the club are 'getting close' to a deal.