We look back on events on this day in the club's history.
1999 - Kevin Phillips scored twice to take his season's tally to 19 and secure a 2-0 home win over Southampton.
1988 - Armstrong, Pascoe, Gabbiadini and Gates were on target in a 4-1 victory at Plymouth.
1982 - Sunderland saw off Arsenal 3-0 at Roker Park thanks to a hat-trick from Gary Rowell.
1922 - Ivor Broadis was born in Poplar, London.