Bobby Kerr

On this day...

by Stuart Vose

New Year's Eve goal for Bobby and more.

We take a look back at events on this day in the club's history.

1988 - Sunderland beat Portsmouth 4-0 with debutant goalkeeper Tony Norman securing a clean sheet.

1976 - Sunderland signed Mick Docherty from Manchester City for £10,000.

1966 - Bobby Kerr scored on his debut as Sunderland defeated Manchester City at Roker Park.

1960 - Luton Town were demolished 7-1 at Roker Park as Sunderland scored six second-half goals.