Sunderland AFC earn a draw at Stadium of Light in the last round

Sunderland AFC and Northampton Town played a 1-1 game at the end of the League One season. This left, Sunderland AFC and Northampton Town are 4th (77 points) and 22nd (45 points) in the league respectively, after a total of 46 matches.

After an un-eventful first half, Northampton Town took the initiative in the second half, with Sam Hoskins giving Northampton Town the lead in the 84th minute. In the end though, their lead was short lived, as Carl Winchester equalised for Sunderland AFC just before the final whistle, leaving the final score at 1-1.

For Sunderland AFC, Aiden McGeady, Chris Maguire, Carl Winchester, Grant Leadbitter and Aiden O Brien, came on for Jack Diamond, Conor McLaughlin, Max Power, Josh Scowen and Charlie Wyke. Northampton Town brought on Caleb Chukwuemeka, Liam Cross, Bernard Ashley-Seal and Morgan Roberts, to replace Mikel Miller, Mark Marshall, Danny Rose and Ryan Watson.

There were bookings for Luke O’Nien and Bailey Wright from Sunderland AFC, and Mikel Miller, for Northampton Town.

Technical card:
Sunderland AFC: Jack Diamond (Aiden McGeady, min.46), Conor McLaughlin (Chris Maguire, min.52), Luke O’Nien, Max Power (Carl Winchester, min.66), Josh Scowen (Grant Leadbitter, min.66), Charlie Wyke (Aiden O Brien, min.66) and Bailey Wright
Northampton Town: Mikel Miller (Caleb Chukwuemeka, min.76), Mark Marshall (Liam Cross, min.79), Sam Hoskins, Danny Rose (Bernard Ashley-Seal, min.86) and Ryan Watson (Morgan Roberts, min.87)
Stadium: Stadium of Light
Goals: Sam Hoskins (0-1, min. 84) and Carl Winchester (1-1, min. 87)
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