fulham snowstorm 2006

On this day...

by Kate Smith

April showers, egg-citing Easter and much more!

2006 – A freak snow storm saw Sunderland’s home game with Fulham abandoned after 21 minutes.

1980 - A 2-1 victory at Shrewsbury sees Sunderland win all three games over the Easter period.

1955 - Ken Chisholm grabs a hat-trick in a 4-3 win over Manchester United.

1942 – Sunderland’s youngest-ever defender Cec Irwin is born in Ellington.