English Premier League: 4 Things to Watch in Sunday's Tyne-Wear Derby

« Prev
1 of 6
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
English Premier League: 4 Things to Watch in Sunday's Tyne-Wear Derby
Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

On Sunday, one of the best rivalries in English football is renewed when Sunderland host Newcastle United at the Stadium of Light.

The Tyne-Wear derby will be played for the 144th time on Sunday, and it has been recently dominated by Newcastle United.

As with all rivalries in sports, the current state of both clubs does not matter much as they will be focused on beating their hated rivals.

This season, Newcastle is once again ahead of Sunderland in the standings, with the Magpies sitting in 10th place and the Black Cats in 14th.

As always, there are plenty of things to watch for in the Tyne-Wear Derby; here are four that you should keep an eye on for Sunday's match.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow Newcastle United from B/R on Facebook

Follow Newcastle United from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

Newcastle United

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.