One Direction Coming To Sunderland

One Direction are going to be playing the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on the 28th May 2014, their first UK gig on a massive world tour

Fans globally have patiently been watching the #1BigAnnouncement site countdown for the last week, and today the first set of dates can be revealed. 

Gary Hutchison, Commercial Director at Sunderland told Capital "You can't get any bigger than One Direction in terms of a global act at the minute so we're really proud" 

Set to stop in stadiums all around the world, the band kick off in South America in April before returning home to the UK and Ireland. 

Tickets are on sale Saturday 25th May 2013 at 10am UK Standing tickets only available to persons aged 12 and over. No under 16's will be allowed on the pitch unless accompanied by an adult.