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Preview: Sunderland v Queens Park Rangers - Predictions, Team News, Lineups

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Sports Mole previews Saturday’s championship clash between Sunderland and Queens Park Rangers. This includes predictions, team news and possible lineups.

sunderland Aim to continue the start to an undefeated championship season when they welcome queens park rangers to the Stadium of Light on Saturday.

On the other hand, the away team is aiming for their first away win of the season after going undefeated in the opening two games.

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Newly promoted Sunderland did not take long to adjust to the Championship, collecting four points from their opening two league games.

They started the new season with a 1-1 home draw against Coventry before clinching a five-goal thriller against Bristol City last weekend.

Despite taking the lead Ellis SimsSunderland was later delayed Andre Wyman When Chris Martin Each scored a goal, but another Sims effort and Ross Stewart The strike led the Black Cats to a 3-2 win.

Alex Nealside failed to secure their first win of the season, losing 2–0 to Sheffield Wednesday in the first round of the EFL Cup midweek.

Sunderland will look to respond to their EFL Cup defeat with an unbeaten start to the championship season on Saturday. They also have a chance to seal his first league title against QPR since March 2012.

Queens Park Rangers' Lyndon Dykes celebrates after scoring his first goal on 29 January 2022© Reuters

Meanwhile, the visitors are recovering from an EFL Cup elimination after losing on penalties to Charlton Athletic.

R looked ready to move on to the second round. Tyler Roberts Despite scoring the opening goal in the 80th minute, Aaron Henryequalized in the final minute of regulation time and penalized a draw. There, Charlton scored all five of his goals and he eliminated QPR.

Despite exiting the EFL Cup mid-week, QPR have the potential for a league winning streak after picking up their first win of the season last weekend.

Like their opponents on Saturday, the R also pulled off a five-goal thriller win in their recent championship game, beating Middlesbrough 3-2. Chris Willock, Jimmy Dunn When Lyndon Dykes It’s all on the scoresheet.

QPR will travel to the Stadium of Light on Saturday to try to follow up on their first win of the campaign as they look to extend their unbeaten league streak to seven games in the meeting with Sunderland.

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Sunderland's Ross Stewart celebrates after scoring his first goal on 19 February 2022© Reuters

Neil made a number of changes to the Sunderland side to go to Hillsborough at midweek, but was able to get back to the same starting line-up that beat Bristol City last weekend.

That means the black cat works with a characteristic back three. Daniel Ballard, Danny Bat When Dennis Sarkin.

After scoring three goals last Saturday, Sims and Stewart will try to provide goal threats again.

As for the visitors, Roberts scored on his midweek debut, but after playing 30 minutes after returning from injury, Roberts, who was loaned from Leeds United, is not in good enough shape to start against Sunderland. expected not to.

Like the hosts, QPR could be tempted to rotate teams mid-week and pick the same line-up they started in the last league game.

Dykes takes the lead Michael BealeAfter QPR opened their account for the season last weekend in a 3-2 win over Middlesbrough, his side said.

Candidates for Sunderland’s starting XI:
Patterson; Ballard, Butt, and Sarkin. Gooch, Evans, Pritchard, Neil, Clark.sims, stewart

Potential starters for Queens Park Rangers:
Dien; Kakei, Dickie, Dan, Pearl. Field, Johansen. Willock, Amos, Chairman.embankment

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Sunderland 1-1 Queens Park Rangers

Sunderland are looking to capitalize on their home advantage, but believe they will have to settle for one point against a team they haven’t won since 2012.

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