Joel Asoro set up one goal and scored another as Sunderland beat PSV Eindhoven 2-0 at the Stadium of Light in the Premier League International Cup.
The victory sends Sunderland top of Group A with two wins from two matches. PSV have yet to earn a point from their two matches.
Benfica and Derby County each have three points from two matches.
See: Sunderland report
“I’m very proud of the players because they worked really, really hard when we didn’t have the ball,” said coach Andy Welsh. “PSV are a very good technical outfit which we knew they would be.
"Overall it was a fantastic performance."