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Roker Report’s Sunday Brainbusters #9: Are you a Sunderland statto?! Test yourself with our quiz

Think you know everything that there is to know about Sunderland?! Take our quiz and test yourself! Best of luck, and let us know how you get on...

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Answers are at the bottom...good luck and let us know how you fare!

Question 1...

1. Who was the last manager of Sunderland to suffer defeat against Newcastle United?

Question 2...

2. Who scored Sunderland’s second and ultimately winning goal of the 1973 FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal at Hillsborough?

Question 3...

3. Two players have score 15 or more league goals in consecutive seasons for Sunderland this century. Can you name them?

Soccer - FA Cup Final - Liverpool v Sunderland - Wembley Stadium
Peter Davenport
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Question 4...

4. From which club did Sunderland sign Peter Davenport for a reported £250,000 in the summer of 1990?

Question 5...

5. Which two Sunderland manager’s suffered defeat at the quarter-final stage of the FA Cup in 2011-12 and 2013-14?

Question 6...

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

A. Charlie Hurley (1957-1969)

B. Nick Pickering (1981-1986)

C. Ian Porterfield (1967-1977)

Soccer - FA Cup - Final - Leeds United v Sunderland
Ian Porterfield
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Question 7...

7. Which manager signed Gary Bennett for Sunderland from Cardiff City for £65,000 in 1984?

Question 8...

8. Which player had the following playing career?

1986-1990 - Rotherham United, 1990-1994 - Bristol City, 1994-1998 - Sunderland

Question 9...

9. Name five of the eleven players who have played for Sunderland and Newcastle United in the Premier League?

(...get a bonus point if you name all eleven!)

Finally... Question 10...

10. Which of the following players made the most appearances for Sunderland?

A. Phil Bardsley (2008-2014)

B. Seb Larsson (2011-2017)

C. Darren Williams (1997-2004)

Soccer - Friendly - Burnley v Sunderland
Darren Williams
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1. Steve Bruce

2. Billy Hughes

3. Marcus Stewart & Jermain Defoe

4. Middlesbrough

5. Martin O’Neill & Gus Poyet

6. A. Charlie Hurley (1957-1969)

7. Len Ashurst

8. Martin Scott

9. Paul Bracewell, Titus Bramble, Michael Bridges, Steven Caldwell, Michael Chopra, Jack Colback, Andy Cole, Javier Manquillo, Louis Saha, DeAndre Yedlin & Ki Sung-yueng

10. C. Darren Williams (1997-2004)

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