On this day

by Stuart Vose

What happened on this day in history?

1996 – Goalkeeper Alec Chamberlain joined Watford for £40,000.

1984 – Defender Rob Hindmarch moved to Derby County on a free transfer, ending a seven-year spell at Roker Park.

1997 – Sunderland’s reserves became the first of the club’s representative teams to play a whole season outside the city’s boundaries when the club agreed to play all of 1997-98’s reserve games at New Ferens Park, Durham.