Saido Berahino’s goal just nine minutes into the second half proved to be the difference between the two sides.
Italy international striker Borini, who joined Sunderland from Premier League rivals Liverpool in the summer transfer window, has taken to Twitter to express his disappointment at the final result.
The 24-year-old, though, is looking forward to playing against Newcastle United at the Stadium of Light next weekend.
Very frustrating result today! thank you to our away fans that make us feel home! Great support! back to NE and bring on THE Derby!— Fabio Borini (@borinifabio29) October 17, 2015
The USA international right-back, who moved to Sunderland on a season-long loan deal from Spurs in the summer, got himself into a real pickle while challenging Rondon for an aerial ball.
Yedlin was heading for the turf head first, but the Venezuela international managed to spin the 22-year-old around and put him on his feet.