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Championship: Cardiff City double their lead with a superb goal from Joe Ralls on the break, wrapping up an end-to-end move with a wonderful finish from just inside the Sunderland penalty area. There are 34 minutes left to play at the Cardiff City Stadium.
A goal and a red card at Cardiff: Sunderland are anchored to the bottom of the table and look set to stay there. Callum Paterson has put Cardiff City 1-0 up against Sunderland in the first minute of the second half. Moments later, want-away Sunderland midfielder Didier Ndong was sent off for a studs-up challenge on Junior Hoilett.
Replays suggest Ndong was hard ndone by in what could be his final act as a Sunderland player. He’s made it clear he wants to leave the club this month and few supporters will be sad to see the back of him. Watford had been interested in taking him on loan, but Sunderland want to sell the Gabon international, who now faces a three-match ban.