The Murray Gates

On this day...

by Stuart Vose takes a look at what happened on this day in the club's history.

1998 – Martin Smith and Paul Butler scored in a 2-0 home win over Port Vale.

1948 – Colin Todd was born in Chester-le-Street.

1891 – Sunderland beat Darwen 7-0 at home. The Lancashire club also went down 7-1 in the return fixture.