A look back at events on this day in the club's history.
2011- Jack Colback scored his first Sunderland goal as the Black Cats drew 1-1 with Everton at the Stadium of Light.
1981 – Barry Venison netted a late winner as the Black Cats scored twice in the last ten minutes to defeat Manchester City 3-2 at Maine Road.
1961 – Sunderland’s last top-flight championship winning manager, John Cochrane, passed away aged 70.
1914 – Tottenham Hotspur were thumped 6-0 at home by a rampant Sunderland.
1901 –Birth of Sunderland’s record goal scorer in a single season, David Halliday, in Dumfries.