Kevin Phillips

On this day

by Stuart Vose

Phillips nets hat-trick; Carter's debut strike.

2004 - A debut goal from Darren Carter helped Sunderland to a 3-1 home win over Preston.

1999 - Kevin Phillips led the way with a hat-trick in a 5-0 away demolition of Derby County.

1917 - Sunderland, suffering from a loss of revenue following World War One, added £600 to their coffers with the sale of Billy Cringan to Celtic.