On this day

by Kate Smith

Find out what happened on this day in the club's history...

1995 – Martin Scott’s first half penalty gave Sunderland all of the points at Roker Park against Crystal Palace.

1979 – Midfielder Claudio Marangoni became the first Argentinian to join Sunderland when he moved from San Lorenzo for a club record fee of £380,000.

1892 – Prolific centre forward John Campbell scored a hat-trick in Sunderland’s 5-0 win at Norringham Forest.