Sunderland (4-5-1): Simon Mignolet; Phil Bardsley, Titus Bramble, Wes Brown, ; Lee Cattermole, Stephane Sessegnon, Craig Gardner, , Sebastian Larsson; Nicklas Bendtner.
Substitutes: Keiren Westwood, Connor Wickham, David Vaughan, Ji Dong-Won, Michael Turner, Ahmed Elmohamady, James McClean.
Well this is interesting. Meireles and Anelka both start. I sure hope the former isn't a lone holder. Also, Asamoah Gyan has moved on loan to the United Arab Emirates, which is a thing that has happened.