The Sunderland star managed to complete a full 90 minutes in the EFL Trophy match.
The Black Cats ace, on a reported £12,000-a-week, has suffered from injury troubles for the past three years.
Sunderland attacker Duncan Watmore has had a torrid time with injury in recent years.
The Black Cats are not in League One action until April.
The Black Cats ace is likely to be out for the remainder of the League One season.
Sunderland grabbed a 1-1 draw at League One rivals Wycombe Wanderers on Saturday thanks to a stoppage-time Duncan Watmore equaliser.
Duncan Watmore played well for Sunderland against Blackpool on Tuesday.
The Black Cats forward has endured two years of injury woes but is now back on the pitch.
Sunderland drew at home with Blackpool on Tuesday night.
The Black Cats ace scored against Man City's Under-21s in the Checkatrade Trophy. His last goal before then was in a Premier League win.
Tottenham Hotspur youngster Kazaiah Sterling has picked up an injury while out on loan which has proven difficult to diagnose.
Leeds United have welcome a remarkable character to the club, with Simone Farina joining.
Sunderland want a coach with a proven League One record after sacking Jack Ross and two-time promotion winner Phil Parkinson ticks that box.
Martin Dubravka and Isaac Hayden are important players for Newcastle United.
Aston Villa ran out winners over Derby County in the play-off final, as they made it to the Premier League.
Tottenham Hotspur have endured a very difficult start to the season and Mauricio Pochettino will be hoping for a change in fortune after the international break.
The Liverpool-linked dynamo shone for Germany on Wednesday night.
Everton boss Marco Silva is coming under increasing pressure, with Jose Mourinho available.
Steve McClaren is among those being credited with an interest in the Sunderland vacancy.
Adrian averages a 74 per cent pass completion rate at Premier League leaders Liverpool, far higher than his tally at West Ham United.
Sunderland are currently heavily reliant on youngster Josh Maja to score goals in League One.
The Black Cats man sustained two serious injuries in Sunderland's two relegation campaigns, but is edging ever closer to full fitness.
Sunderland manager David Moyes addressed the media ahead of his side's trip to Swansea City in the Premier League.