On this day

by Stuart Vose

Cisse on target and Newcastle beaten.

2009 – Djibril Cisse fired Sunderland to a crucial victory over Hull City at the Stadium of Light.

1964 - A 2-1 victory over Charlton Athletic sees top-flight football return to Roker Park.

1908 – Goals from Low, Holley and Bridgett secure a 3-1 win over Newcastle at St James’ Park. 

1892 - A Jimmy Hannah hat-trick helps defeat local rivals Albion 6-1.