Paint the city red (and white)

Sunderland to be clad in club colours Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Homes, businesses and schools on Wearside are being urged to turn the city red and white ahead of Sunderland’s Capital One Cup Final next weekend.

SAFC’s official charity, the Foundation of Light, is encouraging everyone to donate £1 and decorate buildings and themselves in the club’s colours.