Roker Roar

On this day

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by Stuart Vose

A look back on events on this day in the club's history.

1990 - Eighteen-year-old Kieron Brady scored a spectacular overhead kick and also set up Gary Owers' winning goal in a 4-3 home victory over West Ham.

1985 - Sunderland lost 1-0 to Norwich City in the League Cup final at Wembley.

1939 - Ex-player Bill Murray appointed as Sunderland manager.

1934 - Sunderland lost a thrilling game 6-5 at West Brom despite a hat-trick from Bobby Gurney.