Debut for Nugsy on this day in 2005.
2005 - Sunderland slipped to a 3-1 home defeat to Charlton Athletic on the opening day of the 2005-06 season. Kelvin Davis, Tommy Miller, Jon Stead and Nyron Nosworthy all made their debuts.
2003 - Two goals from Kevin Kyle helped Sunderland to a 2-1 victory over Mansfield Town in the first round of the League Cup.
1974 - Don Revie's exhibition - 'A History of Sunderland AFC' - opened at Sunderland Arts Centre.
1933- 1950s centre-forward Don Kitchenbrand was born in Germiston, South Africa.