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Sunderland vs. Birmingham City

Stadium Of Light

26/11/2005

3pm

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Is every game for Sunderland a six pointer? This one certainly is as bottom take on second from bottom in the league.

Sunderland Team News:

Goalie Chris Brown has been recalled from his loan at Hull. (from): Alnwick, Davis, Nosworthy, Hoyte, Breen, Stubbs, Caldwell, Whitehead, Lawrence, Miller, Bassila, Welsh, Stead, Le Tallec, Brown, Collins, Gray, Woods.

Player to watch: Le Tallec

Was one of the only 'up for it' players v Villa last week.

Birmingham City Team News:

Dunn, Johnson and Butt are all pushing for re-calls.(from): Maik Taylor, Vaesen, Melchiot, Cunningham, Martin Taylor, Clapham, Pennant, Kilkenny, Johnson, Butt, Izzet, Dunn, Lazaridis, Gray, Pandiani, Jarosik, Heskey.

Player to watch: Heskey

He might go down like a sack of spuds but he always gives 110%

Match Facts & Stats

Sunderland are 20th with 5 points and could rise to 19th if they beat Birmingham who are 19th with 6 points.

Ref Watch:

Uriah Rennie, 5 matches, 0 reds, 11 yellows. Fussy, fussy, fussy.

Match Prediction:

Draw. I just can't see either team coming out winners as neither team seem able to score.

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