US star in stripes

by Kate Smith

Find out what happened on this day...

2001 – USA midfielder and captain Claudio Reyna was signed from Glasgow Rangers for a club record equalling £4.5 million.

1974 – Portsmouth were defeated 4-1 at Roker Park courtesy of goals from Vic Halom, Billy Hughes, Dick Malone and Pop Robson.

1935 – Bobby Gurney scored five times and Raich Carter netted for the eighth consecutive game in a 7-2 home victory over Bolton.