Date:Tuesday September 24 2013
Capital One Cup Third Round match preview between the Black Cats and the Posh.
Sunderland v Pet erborough United
Location: Stadium of Light
Date: 24th September, 2013
Posh travel north looking to take a Premiership scalp in their third round Capital One Cup match with Sunderland.
Sunderland won their second round tie after coming back from two-goals down with twelve minutes to play to run out 4-2 winners over MK Dons.
Posh beat the Dons on Saturday in the League but it is their Cup form they`d like to see return especially after beating Reading 6-0 in the last round!
HEAD TO HEAD
There have only been 6 compeitive matches played between these two sides down the years and not surprisingly, the Black Cats have won five of them!
The only time Posh have managed a win over Sunderland came in the 1992/93 League Division One season when they won 5-2 at London Road.
The last time Posh played at Sunderland was the following season when they lost 2-0.
To find out more information on previous meetings and details of that last meeting at Sunderland click HERE.
Kevin Ball will take charge of his first match as interim head coach following the sacking of Paulo Di Canio at the weekend following a player revolt.
Steven Fletcher will be missing for Sunderland as Ball looks to make his first team selection. Fletcher dislocated a shoulder on Saturday in the game with WBA.
Jozy Altidore [pictured above] is likely to come in as Fletcher`s replacement and partner Fabio Borini up front.
Ball may see this match as an ideal opportunity for Lee Cattermole to get some much-needed match fitness.
To find out more about what Ball has to say about this match CLICK HERE.
Posh boss Darren Ferguson will be forced into making two changes after seeing defenders Nat Knight-Percival and Mark Little sent off in their match with MK Dons on Saturday. Kgosi Ntlhe and Gaby Zakuani [pictured below] are likely to get the nod to replace the banned pair with Shaun Brisley finally getting the call-up to the subs bench.
Join Vital Peterborough United!
With news and views, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!
Vital Posh is 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles but you can also suggest an article or a poll so you can air your views.
So why not join Vital Posh today?
It's easy to REGISTER HERE. Simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!.
This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Posh at email@example.com or
Date:Tuesday September 24 2013
Posh v Preston - Sky Bet League One Predictions (Tuesday December 16 2014)
Turkish Messi Named In Team Of The Week (Monday December 15 2014)
Vital Posh NOVEMBER Goal of the Month (Poll) (Sunday December 14 2014)
Vital Posh MOTM v Leyton Orient Poll (Sunday December 14 2014)
Rate The Ref - L.Orient v Posh - Kevin Johnson (Sunday December 14 2014)
Stats: Leyton Orient v Peterborough United (Sunday December 14 2014)
Leyton Orient v Posh - Your Score Predictions (Saturday December 13 2014)
Team News: Leyton Orient v Peterborough United (Saturday December 13 2014)
Little To Choose Between The O`s and Posh (Saturday December 13 2014)
Vital Posh MOTM Results -V- Colchester United (Friday December 12 2014)
|7. Notts County||19||8||6||5||5||30|
|Former Man City and Man United duo on the agenda
» Doncaster : 18/12/2014 22:10:00
|Dickov in talks with Sheffield United for defender
» Doncaster : 18/12/2014 22:00:00
|Swindon Town v Doncaster Rovers Team News
» Doncaster : 18/12/2014 21:43:00
|DRFC McKay hat-trick knocks out Norwich
» Doncaster : 18/12/2014 21:32:00
|Ticket Details For PNE Second Leg Confirmed
» Walsall : 18/12/2014 18:44:00