Portsmouth vs Sunderland: TV channel, live stream, kick-off time and team news for Checkatrade Trophy final

By | 30th March 2019

PORTSMOUTH and Sunderland are set to put their League One promotion race to one side and go head-to-head for the Checkatrade Trophy.

Both these teams have tumbled down from the Premier League in recent years, but their long-suffering fans are set to enjoy a chance to win some silverware at the Home of Football.

Sunderland thrashed Newcastle’s under-23s on their way to the final
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What time is kick-off?

THE Checkatrade Trophy final will be held on Sunday, March 31st.

Kick-off at Wembley is at 2.30pm.

In their League One meeting earlier in the campaign, Portsmouth ran out 3-1 winners at Fratton Park.

Which TV channel can I watch it on?

YOU can watch this game live on Sky Sports Football.

Coverage will begin at 2.15pm, whilst those of you without a Sky pass can still stream by using NOW TV.

Grab a pass from £7.99 to stream on your mobile, tablet, Roku box or PC.


What is the team news?

SUNDERLAND are sweating on the fitness of Will Grigg after the striker pulled out of the Northern Ireland squad with a recurring ankle problem.

On-loan star Lewis Morgan didn’t appear in Scotland’s two games and should be fit to feature.

Portsmouth have a number of injuries up front and former Bromley man Louis Dennis looks set to profit.

This post written by jsheridan originally appeared on Football news - transfers, fixtures, scores, pictures | The Sun. Read the full post here.

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