Significant Days
1933
First time Sunderland played under floodlights: a 3-0 friendly win over Racing Club in Paris.
1991
Fifth relegation from top flight: a 3-2 defeat at Manchester City confirms drop.
1997
Sixth relegation from top flight (1st from PL): needing a win at Wimbledon, a 1-0 defeat confirms drop.
2002
Relief: The point needed to ensure safety is won with a 1-1 last game home draw with Derby. Ultimately it wasn't needed as Ipswich crash 5-0 at Liverpool.
2016
Relief: A 3-0 home win over Everton ensures safety with a game to spare, and relegates Newcastle United.
  Birthdays
1924 Jackie Milburn (player 1945)
1974 Darren Ward (player 2006-08)
2003 Nectarios Triantis (player 2023)
  Results Summary
  Pld W D L F A
  First Class Competitions 11 4 1 6 15 19
  Minor Competitions 1 1 0 0 1 0
  Other Matches 5 2 2 1 13 5
  First Class Debuts