North East UK news Norwich City U21s vs Sunderland U21s team news as 15-year-old Chris Rigg starts PremierLeague-News.Com
PremierLeague-News.Com - Alex Ackerley has named the Sunderland starting XI to face Norwich
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Alex Ackerley has handed 15-year-old Chris Rigg his competitive debut for Sunderland-U21s this afternoon. The Black Cats named a young side to take on Norwich City in the Premier League 2 Division 2 opener. Harrison Sohna takes the armband at the Lotus Training Centre this afternoon, with a number of U21 regulars absent from the squad having spent the last fortnight on tour in Canada. Caden Kelly, Michael Spellman and Harrison Bond all start this afternoon having played for the Black Cats last season.
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. The 15-year-old is understood to be on the radar of a number of Premier League clubs, including arch-rivals Newcastle United. READ MORE: Norwich City U21s vs Sunderland U21s LIVE Norwich City U21s XI: Mair, Campbell, Warner, Shipley, Riley, Brooke, Watt, Stewart, Dickson-Peters, Omotoye, Kamara Subs: Aziaya, Duffy, Matos, Coker, Aboh. Sunderland U21s XI: Bond, Burke, Sekete, Fieldson, Jones, Sohna, Moore, Rigg, Kelly, Spellman, Ryder Subs: Cameron, Beattie, Cain, Mitchell, Obolo READ NEXT: Alex Neil backs Ross Stewart to get goals in the Championship - if Sunderland provide service Lynden Gooch admits Sunderland will 'suffer' at times in games this season Bristol City boss Nigel Pearson makes Sunderland target amid quality he is 'aware' of Nathan Broadhead return makes sense for Sunderland but Kristjaan Speakman can play trump card Alex Pritchard's 'stick with us' message to Sunderland supporters after Championship opener
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