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Roker Report’s Sunday Brainbusters #12: Test your knowledge in our Sunderland-themed quiz!

Think you can get full marks in our Sunderland quiz?! Have a go and find out! Best of luck, and let us know how you get on...

Sunderland FC Photo by NCJ Archive/Mirrorpix/Getty Images

Question 1...

1. Name the two Welsh managers who have have held the Sunderland hot seat in the clubs history?

Question 2...

2. Who scored for Sunderland in the 118th minute to beat Chelsea 2-1 in the 2014 League Cup 5th round, to set up a semi-final clash with Manchester United in 2014?

Question 3...

3. Complete this Sunderland starting XI from the 2014 League Cup semi-final 2nd leg against Manchester United at Old Trafford that ended in Sunderland winning via a penalty shoot-out?

Gk - ?

RB - Phil Bardsley

CB - John O’Shea

CB - ?

LB - Marcus Alonso

RM - Adam Johnson

CM - ?

CM - Sung-Yeung Ki

LM - Jack Colback

ST - Fabio Borini

ST - ?

Manchester United v Sunderland - Capital One Cup Semi-Final: Second Leg
Phil Bardsley celebrating his goal at Old Trafford in the semi-final of the League Cup against Manchester United
Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images

Question 4...

4. Which 18-year-old scored in the first minute of their first game in the starting line-up for Sunderland during a 2-1 home win against Barnsley in December 1992?

Question 5...

5. What was the final result (after 90 minutes) during the 2019 Football League Trophy Final against Portsmouth?

Question 6...

6. Which player from the following has scored the most goals for Sunderland?

A. Kevin Kilbane (1999-2003)

B. Martin Scott (1994-1999)

C. Nicky Summerbee (1997-2000)

Kevin Kilbane
Kevin Kilbane
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Question 7...

7. From which club did Sunderland sign Chris Waddle for £75,000 on transfer deadline day in March 1997?

Question 8...

8. Which former Sunderland player had the following playing career?

1994-1999 - Bayer Leverkusen

1997-1999 - Wfl Wolfsburg (on loan)

1999-2001 - Rangers

2001-2003 - Sunderland

2003-2007 - Manchester City

2007-2008 - New York Red Bulls

Question 9...

9. Which manager signed Phil Gray for Sunderland in July 1993 from Luton Town for a reported £800,000?

Finally... Question 10...

10. Which of the following players did NOT score a goal for Sunderland?

A. Phil Babb (2002-2004)

B. Derek Ferguson (1993-1995)

C. Paul Thirlwell (1998-2004)

Derek Ferguson of Sunderland
Derek Ferguson
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1. Alan Durban & Chris Coleman

2. Sung-Yeung Ki

3. GK - Vito Mannone, CB - Wes Brown, CM - Lee Catermole, ST - Steven Fletcher

4. Michael Gray

5. 1-1

6. B. Martin Scott (1994-1999)

7. Bradford City

8. Claudio Reyna

9. Terry Butcher

10. A. Phil Babb (2002-2004)

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