The Championship Owls took an undeserved first-half lead against League One opposition through Marco Matias' opportunist shot. They improved after the break and Adam Reach's glancing header made the tie safe.
STORY OF THE MATCH: Sunderland 0 Sheffield Wednesday 2 - as it happened
Sheffield Wednesday beat Sunderland in the first round of the Carabao Cup tonight to set up a second-round home clash with Premier League Wolves.
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