Bristol City vs Sunderland Live Score and Live Stream


Bristol City played Sunderland at the Championship of England on August 6. The match kicked off 14:00 UTC. Sunderland won 2-3.

Ellis Reco Simms scored the first goal on the 4th minute of the game followed by goals from Andreas Weimann, Chris Martin and Ross Stewart. Simms later scored 1 more. 2-3 is the final score.

Bristol City and Sunderland (commonly referred to as Sunderland AFC) meet again 5 years after the Championship match which ended in a draw 3-3. Bristol City are aproaching the match after a defeat from Hull City on July 30.

Sunderland are going into the fixture after playing 2 draws in a row against Coventry and Hartlepool. They have been conceding goals for 4 consecutive matches now which puts additional psychological pressure on the team.

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Bristol City - Sunderland in real time.

Bristol City kicked off the game with Daniel Bentley, Robert Atkinson, Jay DaSilva who got substituted by Nahki Wells on the 88th minute, Zak Vyner, Matty James, Alex Scott, Mark Sykes, Joe Williams, Chris Martin, Kal Naismith and Andreas Weimann as starters, with Max OLeary, Timm Klose, Kane Wilson, Andy King, Han-Noah Massengo, Tommy Conway and Nahki Wells on the bench.

Sunderland's starting eleven were Anthony Patterson, Daniel Ballard, Danny Batth, Dennis Cirkin, Corry Evans, Lynden Gooch, Dan Neill, Alex Pritchard who got substituted by Eliot Embleton on the 81st minute, Jack Clarke who got substituted by Aji Alese on the 88th minute, Ellis Reco Simms and Ross Stewart, with Alex Bass, Aji Alese, Bailey Wright, Eliot Embleton, Luke O'Nien, Patrick Roberts and Leon Dajaku on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 4 times throughout the game. Corry Evans, Dennis Cirkin, Joe Williams and Mark Sykes were the ones to receive it.


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Bristol City and Sunderland have met twice since October 2017. Bristol City have won once, 1 match ended in a draw. The most recent match between them took place on February 10, 2018 at the Championship of England which ended in a draw - 3-3. Bristol City have scored 5 goals in these 2 head-to-head matches in total while Sunderland have scored 4. So, overall, Bristol City have a better head-to-head record against Sunderland in their recent history.

Bristol City have won 1 of their 4 matches in Championship, drawing 1 and having 2 defeats this season. They have scored 6 goals - 1.50 per match, conceding 6 - 1.50 per match. Sunderland have won 1 of their 4 matches in Championship, drawing 2 and having 1 defeat this season. They have scored 7 goals - 1.75 per match, conceding 7 - 1.75 per match.

Recent Form

Bristol City have lost to Hull City in their previous match while Sunderland are on a drawing streak - they have played a draw with Coventry and Hartlepool in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Bristol City have won 8 of their last 20 matches, losing 7 and drawing 5, while Sunderland have won 11 of their last 20 matches, losing 3 and drawing 6.

Bristol City have won 3 times (0-1 against Bournemouth on 23rd of July, 3-1 against Forest Green on 19th of July and 0-1 against Plymouth on 16th of July), lost once (2-1 against Hull City on 30th of July) and drew twice (2-2 against Exeter on 19th of July and 0-0 against Portsmouth on 12th of July) in their most recent 6 matches.

Sunderland have won once (0-2 against Dundee United on 16th of July), lost 3 times (2-1 against Accrington Stanley on 23rd of July, 2-0 against Bradford on 19th of July and 2-0 against Roma on 13th of July) and drew twice (1-1 against Coventry on 31st of July and 1-1 against Hartlepool on 25th of July) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Bristol City have gone 8 consecutive home matches without a defeat.
  • Sunderland have failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 4 matches.

Live Standings

As always, England Championship's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Bristol City are the 15th in the table with 4 points after 4 matches, while Sunderland are the 11th with 5 points in 4 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Bristol City and Sunderland in real time. You can watch the goals by Ellis Reco Simms, Andreas Weimann, Chris Martin and Ross Stewart as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Bristol City - Sunderland are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Bristol City 2, Sunderland 3.
  2. 88'
    Substitution for Sunderland. Aji Alese replaces Jack Clarke
  3. 88'
    Substitution for Bristol City. Nahki Wells replaces Jay DaSilva
  4. 81'
    Substitution for Sunderland. Eliot Embleton replaces Alex Pritchard
  5. 76'
    Substitution for Bristol City. Tommy Conway replaces Han-Noah Massengo
  6. 72'
    2 - 3
    Ross Stewart scores for Sunderland.
  7. 58'
    Mark Sykes is shown the yellow card.
  8. 53'
    2 - 2
    Ellis Reco Simms scores for Sunderland.
  9. 51'
    2 - 1
    Chris Martin scores for Bristol City.
  10. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  11. Half Time - 1 : 1
    First half ends.
  12. 27'
    Joe Williams is shown the yellow card.
  13. 20'
    Dennis Cirkin is shown the yellow card.
  14. 10'
    1 - 1
    Andreas Weimann scores for Bristol City.
  15. 4'
    0 - 1
    Ellis Reco Simms scores for Sunderland.
  16. 1'
    Corry Evans is shown the yellow card.
  17. Kick-off
    First half begins