Craddock leaves and Ball has testimonial.
2003 – Central defender Jody Craddock joins Wolverhampton Wanderers for £1.75m.
1999 – Italian side Sampdoria visit the Stadium of Light for captain Kevin Ball’s testimonial.
1987 – John MacPhail joins the club from Bristol City for £23,000.
1964 – Manager Alan Brown resigns just three weeks before Sunderland’s return to the top flight, joining Sheffield Wednesday.