Sunderland starting XI: Pantilimon, O'Shea, Coates, Jones, PVA, Cattermole, Rodwell, Johnson, Lens, Defoe, Fletcher
Subs: Bridcutt, Larsson, Matthews, Pickford, Kaboul, Graham, Giaccherini, Mannone, Buckley, Beadling, Watmore
Doncaster Rovers starting XI: Stuckmann, McCullough, Taylor-Sinclair, Butler, Jones, Evina, Wellens, Coppinger, Middleton, Keegan, Forrester
Subs: Marosi, Mandeville, P.McKay, Whitehouse, Carberry, Linley, Pugh
Sunderland travel to the Keepmoat Stadium tonight to face Doncaster in their penultimate pre-season fixture, with the match due to kick-off at 7:45.
Two defeats – 1-0 against Sacramento Republic and 3-1 against Club de Futbol Pachuca – were rounded off with a 2-1 victory over FC Toronto last Wednesday, and Dick Advocaat will be hopeful their latest outing was a sign of things to come.
New signing Jeremain Lens makes his Sunderland bow tonight and fans will be excited to see what the dynamic winger can bring to the Black Cats attack.
Fellow summer arrival Younes Kaboul has to make do with a place on the bench but will be hopeful of making an appearance at some stage.
Sunderland begin their Premier League campaign in 10 days against Leicester City and, after tonight’s game, face Hannover 96 in their final pre-season fixture.
Dick Advocaat has commented on the club's mixed pre-season results as being evidence that more signings are needed before the close of the window.
Tonight will be another indication of how far along his squad are in their pre-season preparations and the Sunderland faithful are certain to be tuning in to find out.