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On this day

by Kate Smith

A birth, a debut and a five-star show...

2010 – An early Darren Bent goal sealed all three points against Hull City at the KC Stadium.

1985 - Gordon Armstrong makes his Sunderland debut in a defeat at West Bromwich Albion

1967 – Former SAFC goalkeeper Lionel Perez was born. The Frenchman played for the club between 1996 and 1999 and his unpredictability between the sticks saw the stopper become a cult hero on Wearside.

1915 - A Charlie Buchan hat-trick spurs Sunderland on to a 5-0 win over Tottenham