johnny crossan

Cross hits the bar

by Kate Smith

Former star set for pre-match chat.

Former Sunderland Northern Irish international Johnny Crossan will take to the Black Cats Bar for a pre-match talk-in ahead of this weekend's home game.

Crossan notched 39 goals for the Black Cats in 82 appearances from 1962 through to 1965.

Supporters can hear from the former forward when he visits the Black Cats Bar before the Aston Villa game at around 1.30pm.

Ahead of every game at the Stadium of Light, a special guest takes to the Black Cats Bar for a pre-match chat.

Fans can also enjoy a complimentary dish of the day, free matchday programme and take advantage of drinks offers in the Black Cats Bar every matchday.

Click here to find out more about the Black Cats Bar.