Sunderland got their pre-season schedule underway with a 2-1 against York City on Wednesday, with new boy Craig Gardner making his debut for the Black Cats.

Tottenham face South African side Kaizer Chiefs in their opening fixture, while West Brom were defeated 2-1 by MLS outfit San Jose Earthquakes earlier this week.

Blue Square Bet North club Boston stand in the way of Wigan on July 23, while Wolves face Crewe Alexandra on Saturday.


York City (A), 1-2

Arminia Bielefeld (A), 17 July, 2.00pm

Hannover 96 (A), 20 July, 6.00pm

Borussia Monchengladbach (A), 23 July, 2.00pm

Burnley (A), 30 July, 3.00pm

Hartlepool United (A), 2 August, 7.45pm

Hibernian (A), 6 August, 3.00pm


Real Betis (H), 6 August, 3.00pm


Kaizer Chiefs (A), 16 July, 1.00pm (Live on ESPN)

Orlando Pirates (A), 19 July, 6.15pm (Live on ESPN)

Barnet (A), 23 July, 3.00pm (Live on ESPN)

MK Dons (A), 26 July, 7.30pm

Leyton Orient (A), 29 July, 7.30

Brighton (A), 30 July, 3.00pm

Athletic Bilbao (H), 6 August, 5.15pm



San Jose (A), 2-1

Ventura Fusion (A), 17 July, 11.00pm

Portland (A), 22 July, 4.00am

Rochdale (A), 26 July, 7.30pm

Bristol City (A), 30 July, 3.00pm

Cheltenham (A), August 2, 7.45pm

Parma (H), 7 August, 3.00pm


Boston (A), 23 July, 3.00pm

Barrow (A), 26 July, 7.45pm

Colwyn Bay (A), 30 July, 3.00pm

Preston (A), 31 July, 3.00pm

Marine (A), 2 August, 7.30pm

Villarreal (H), 7 August, 4.00pm


Crewe Alexandra (H), 16 July, 3.00pm

Walsall (A), 19 July, 7.45pm

Notts County (A), 23 July, 3.00pm

Ipswich (A), 30 July, 3.00pm

Real Zaragoza (H), 6 August, 3.00pm

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