safc.com looks back at what happened on this day in the club's history.
1996 – Middlesbrough born Darren Williams signed from York City for £50,000
1977 – Sunderland returned to winning ways after a two month winless run. Goals from Kevin Arnott and Gary Rowell secured victory over Milwall.
1932 – Raich Carter made his Sunderland debut in a 3-1 defeat at Hillsborough.
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