PODCAST: Our Sunderland and Newcastle reporters have their say ahead of the Wear-Tyne derby

Tension is building ahead of the first derby clash of the season, with Sunderland hosting Newcastle United on Sunday lunchtime.

We got our team of reporters together to quiz them on how they think Sunday will go.

Who will win the Wear-Tyne derby?

Who will win the Wear-Tyne derby?

Can Sunderland win their first Premier League game of the season? Will ex-Toon manager Sam Allardyce be out for revenge on his former side?

Does home advantage count for anything in derby matches? Can Steve McClaren’s Newcastle build on the 6-2 Norwich City demolition?

Listen here to what our Sunderland and Newcastle reporters Chris Young, Miles Starforth and Richard Mennear had to say.