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Roker Report’s Sunday Brainbusters #7: Test how much you know about you know about Sunderland!

Can you get full marks in our weekly quiz?! Best of luck, ladies and gents - let us know how you fare!

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

Question 1...

1. Which Sunderland player would make his England debut at the age of 27 in 1974?

Question 2...

2. Who was Sunderland’s top League goalscorer during the 2006/07 season as we won the championship under Roy Keane?

Question 3...

3. From which club did Denis Smith break the clubs record transfer fee and sign Don Goodman in 1991?

Barry Venison Sunderland 1985
Barry Venison
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Question 4...

4. Which team knocked Sunderland out of the FA Cup at the 2nd Round stage during 2018/19?

Question 5...

5. Which player was top goalscorer for Sunderland in five out of six years between 1977 and 1983?

Question 6...

6. From which club did Sunderland sign Simon Mignolet in 2010 for £2 million?

A. Club Brugge

B. Charleroi

C. Sint-Truiden

Chelsea v Sunderland - Premier League
Simon Mignolet
Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

Question 7...

7. Which player was signed on loan from Manchester United during 1995/96 as Peter Reid’s Sunderland won promotion to the Premier League?

Question 8...

8. Who were the first team to defeat Sunderland in the Premier League at the Stadium of Light in 1999?

A. Chelsea

B. Liverpool

C. Tottenham Hotspur

Question 9...

9. Which First Division side did Sunderland knock out of the FA Cup in the 5th Round via a replay at Roker Park on our way to winning the cup in 1973?

Finally... Question 10...

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

A. Jody Craddock (1997-2003)

B. Craig Russell (1991-1997)

C. Barry Venison (1981-1986)

Soccer - FA Barclaycard Premiership - Fulham v Sunderland
Jody Craddock
Photo by Jed Leicester/EMPICS via Getty Images


1. Dave Watson

2. David Connelly

3. West Bromwich Albion

4. Walsall

5. Gary Rowell

6. C. Sint-Truiden

7. Terry Cooke

8. B. Liverpool

9. Manchester City

10. C. Barry Venison (1981-1986)

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