Online Museum: Into The Light

After suffering play-off heartbreak during their first season at the Stadium of Light, Peter Reid and his players made no mistake one year later as a record-breaking title win was secured.

Consecutive seventh-place finishes followed as Kevin Ball, Niall Quinn and Kevin Phillips etched their name in Wearside folklore, before the Black Cats’ new home played host to new heroes from Julio Arca to Jermain Defoe.

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