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Roker Report’s Sunday Brainbusters - #3: Can you get 10 out of 10 in our Sunderland quiz?

Here’s some Sunderland related trivia to get your brain moving on this fine Sunday morning. Best of luck, ladies and gents - let us know how you fare!

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The answers are at the bottom - good luck and let us know how you get on...

Question 1...

Which player scored both of Sunderland’s goals in last year’s Football League Trophy final against Portsmouth?

Question 2...

Which played has the most appearances for Sunderland?

A. Paul Bracewell

B. Lee Cattermole

C. John O’Shea

Question 3...

Who was Sunderland’s manager during the 1985 League Cup final defeat to Norwich City?

Soccer - Endsleigh League Division One - Sunderland v Leicester City - Roker Park
Paul Bracewell
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Question 4...

From which MLS club did Jermain Defoe join Sunderland in a swap deal involving Jozy Altidore?

Question 5...

Which player scored the last ever penalty for Sunderland at Roker Park?

Question 6...

Who managed Sunderland for the most Premier League games?

A. Roy Keane

B. Martin O’Neill

C. Gustavo Poyet

Eric Roy
Eric Roy
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Question 7...

Which player scored on his debut at Fratton Park in November 1997 when Sunderland beat Portsmouth 4-1 after he joined from Manchester City?

Question 8...

From which French club did Peter Reid sign Eric Roy for Sunderland in 1999?

Question 9...

Which two players were Sunderland’s joint top League goalscorers in the club’s first ever season in the Premier League in 1996/97?

And Finally - Question 10...

During Sunderland’s first Premier League season at the Stadium of Light under Peter Reid in 1999-2000, who was the next top League goalscorer after Kevin Phillips & Niall Quinn?

A. Gavin McCann

B. Alex Rae

C. Nicky Summerbee

Nicky Summerbee
Nicky Summerbee - did he score more than Alex Rae & Gavin McCann in 1999/00?
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1) Aiden McGeady

2) A. Paul Bracewell

3) Len Ashurst

4) Toronto FC

5) Paul Stewart

6) C. Gustavo Poyet

7) Nicky Summerbee

8) Olympique de Marseille

9) Craig Russell & Paul Stewart

10) A. Gavin McCann

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