On this day

by Kate Smith

Goals against Manchester United and a 7-1 win.

2009 – Sub Federico Macheda snatched all three points for Manchester United at the Sol after being on the pitch just 60 seconds. Paul Scholes early opener had been cancelled out by Kenwyne Jones before the young striker had an immediate impact.

1977 – First half goals from Kevin Arnott and Tony towers gave Sunderland a 2-1 win over Manchester United.

1952 – Sunderland romped to a 7-1 victory over Huddersfield Town at Roker Park.

1896 – The ‘Team of all the Talents’ finished outside of the top two in Division One for the first time since their inaugural season.