Poominator

On this day

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by Kate Smith

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

2003 – Keeper Mart Poom made his loan move from Derby permanent for a £2m fee.

1979 – Sunderland shrugged off snowy conditions to beat Everton 2-1 at Roker Park in the FA Cup.

1914 – Sunderland met Chatham Town in the first round of the FA Cup, winning 9-0.

1891 – John Campbell scored the first home league hat-trick by a Sunderland player in a 5-1 win over Aston Villa.