Newcastle on the hunt following Champions League controversy, with Sunderland looking to plough through festive fixtures & Boro relishing Elland Road trip: North East football roundup

Newcastle United take on Manchester United at home following their controversial denial of a win in Paris on Tuesday. Sunderland look to bounce back away to Millwall, whilst Middlesbrough flowing with full confidence ahead of their game at Leeds. Daniel Wales spoke to Sunderland boss Tony Mowbray.