Richardson returns for Black Cats

Sunderland boss Steve Bruce will welcome back Kieran Richardson after suspension for Saturday's Premier League trip to Birmingham.

Last Updated: 23/10/09 at 11:43

Richardson: Back from a ban

Richardson: Back from a ban

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Richardson missed the 1-0 victory over Liverpool after being sent off at Manchester United.

Lee Cattermole is out with a knee ligament injury and John Mensah (calf) is also out, but Kenwyne Jones, who was carried off with a twisted ankle on Saturday, trained on Friday and is expected to be fit, as are Bolo Zenden (hip) and Andy Reid (calf).

Sunderland (from): Gordon, Fulop, Bardsley, Richardson, McCartney, Ferdinand, Turner, Nosworthy, Da Silva, Cana, Reid, Malbranque, Henderson, Zenden, Bent, Jones, Campbell, Murphy, Healy.

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