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FT: Sunderland 3-1 Villa - Full official match report to follow

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FT: Sunderland 3-1 Villa - Full official match report to follow

FT: Sunderland 3-1 Villa [Van Aanholt 29; Carles Gil 63; Defoe 72, 90]

We face Sunderland this afternoon - and you can follow our coverage here.

The match takes place at the Stadium of Light with a 3pm kick-off but we're here an hour before to build up to the big game.

Our text coverage can be accessed below.

Check out our updates as Paul Brown, Emily Liles and Dan Harrison talk you through the action.

You can boost the coverage of the game in the subscription-only area.

Here, you can enjoy LIVE AUDIO COVERAGE throughout the 90 minutes.

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By @AVFCOfficial 2nd January 2016