On this day...

by Kate Smith

Beckham fired England to victory at the SoL.

2003 – England beat Turkey 2-0 in a Euro 2004 qualifying game at the Stadium of Light.

1988 – Marco Gabbiadini scored to ensure a SAFC victory over Grimsby town.

1904 - Scottish goalkeeper Ted Doig played his 457th and final game for Sunderland. This record has only been surpassed by Len Ashurst and Jimmy Montgomery