Leeds 0 Sunderland 3

On this day

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by Kate Smith

Match winner Wallace, waterlogged pitch and Cloughie returns!

2012 - Seb Larsson scored two and Nicklas Bendtner grabbed one as Sunderland pushed Manchester City to the sword in a six-goal thriller at the Etihad Stadium. It took two late goals from the champions elect to rescue a point.

2007
– A second half free kick from substitute Ross Wallace gave Sunderland all of the points at promotion rivals Cardiff City.

1969 – Sunderland’s game against Burnley was abandoned at half time due to a waterl-ogged pitch.

1962 – Brian Clough scored the only goal on his first visit to back to Ayresome Park.