mick harford

On this day...

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by Kate Smith

Harford signs, Monty moves and Armstrong nicks it.

1993 – Lifelong Black Cats fan Mick Harford signed for £250,000 from Chelsea.

1992 – A dramatic late Gordon Armstrong header at Roker Park clinched a 2-1 home win over Chelsea in a sixth round FA Cup replay.

1977 – Record appearance holder Jimmy Montgomery moved to Birmingham City on a free transfer.

1869 – Hugh Wilson, captain of ‘the Team of all Talents’ was born in Ayrshire.