Sunderland will commence their 2017-18 Championship campaign with a home game against Derby County on the evening of Friday 4th August. A week later they will travel to Carrow Road to play Norwich. The Carabao Cup game against Bury (away) has been fixed for Thursday 10th August.
The full fixtures can be seen at : https://www.safc.com/fixtures/senior
All games are of course subject to changes for TV coverage.