After a goalless first half, Sunderland took the lead in the second in the League One game against the Wimbledon. The away side couldn’t find a way back and Saturday’s game finished 1-0 for Sunderland.
The last match between the teams ended in a 0-3 away win for Sunderland in January 2021.
After this game in the League One, Sunderland will play Wycombe Wanderers (home) on 2021-08-28, Sheffield Wednesday (away) on 2021-09-04 and Accrington (home) on 2021-09-11. Wimbledon play Ipswich (away) on 2021-08-28, Oxford United (home) on 2021-09-04 and Morecambe (away) on 2021-09-11.