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On this day...

by Kate Smith

A look at what happened on this day in the club's history.

2004 – Sunderland lost 1-0 to Millwall at Old Trafford in an FA Cup semi-final

1936 – Goalkeeper Johnny Mapson made his SAFC debut in a 5-0 victory over Portsmouth.

1929 – Former SAFC manager Jimmy Adamson was born in Ashington. He managed Sunderland between 1976 and 1978.