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On this day

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A look back at events on this day in Black Cats history.

1994 – A first half Phil Gray strike gave Sunderland a 1-1 draw against Wolverhampton Wanderers meaning all three home games of the season so far had been drawn.

1977 – Billy Hughes transferred to Derby County for £30,000 following a one-month loan spell with the Rams.

1966 – Neil Martin scored a hat-trick in a 4-0 top flight home victory over Blackpool.

1892 – Sunderland started the defence of their first top-flight championship with a 6-0 away win at Accrington.