On this day

by Kate Smith

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

1992 – Michael Gray scored after only 40 seconds of his home debut as Sunderland ran out 2-1 winners over Barnsley.

1991 – Centre forward Don Goodman was signed from West Bromwich Albion for a club redord fee of £900,000.

1908 – Sunderland scored eight times in 28 second half minutes at Newcastle United in their record 9-1 away victory. Billy Hogg and George Holley both grabbed hat tricks.