On this day

by Stuart Vose

We round up some notable events on this day.

1998 - Sunderland remained in the automatic promotion places thanks to a 2-1 home victory over Bury. Kevin Phillips and Lee Clark found the net.

1985 - Striker Colin West made a £100,000 move to Watford.

1952 - Pre-WW1 right-back Andrew McCrombie passed away at the age of 75.