Nyron Nosworthy

On this day...

by Kate Smith

safc.com looks back on what happened on this day in the club's history.

1980 – Black Cats cult hero Nyron Nosworthy was born on Broxton, London.

1975 – Goals from Tony Towers, Billy Hughes and Pop Robson sealed a 3-1 win for Sunderland over Orient to keep them at the top of Division Two.

1962 – Sunderland won 3-2 at Everton in a League Cup third round tie in front of a 39,914 crowd.

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