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The North loves its sporting heroes. Watch our roll call of legends from Jackie Milburn and Raich Carter to Wilf Mannion and Bobby Kerr. Indulge you sporting passions at the big match.
1913 derby game (watch this early film) Willie Maddren (Join him on the pitch in this film) Bobby Kerr (See the winning goal in this archive film)

Preston North End vs. Sunderland - Coronation FA Cup Final (1953/b&w/sound)
Highlights from the Coronation Cup Final when Sunderland beat Preston North End 3-1 in an exciting game at Wembley. (2 minutes 22 seconds �NRFTA)

The Winning Goal - Sunderland win the F.A.. Cup (1973/colour/sound)
Giant-killing Sunderland beat mighty Leeds United in one of the most memorable F.A.. Cup finals in football history. (2 minutes 41 seconds �BBC)

Receiving the Cup - Sunderland win the F.A.. Cup (1973/colour/sound)
Sunderland's Ian Porterfield scores the winning goal in the 1973 F.A.. Cup final at Wembley. (2 minutes 53 seconds �BBC)

Returning Home - Sunderland win the F.A.. Cup (1973/colour/sound)
Crowds celebrate as Sunderland return back home with the F.A.. Cup after a remarkable 1-0 victory over top First Division team Leeds United. (2 minutes 21 seconds �NRFTA)

Sunderland .v. Newcastle Utd - Early Football Derby (1913/b&w/silent)
One of the earliest derby matches between Newcastle United and Sunderland in this rare silent film of the F.A. Cup fourth round replay on March 12, 1913." (3 minutes 18 seconds �NRFTA)

The Winning Goal - Fairs Cup Final - Newcastle vs Ujpest Dozsa (1969/b&w/sound)
Newcastle winning the Fairs Cup final against Ujpest Dozsa. (2 minutes 47 seconds �BBC)

Collecting the Cup - Fairs Cup Final - Newcastle vs Ujpest Dozsa (1969/b&w/sound)
Newcastle receiving the cup after their win against Ujpest Dozsa. (1 minute 52 seconds �BBC)

Willie Maddren Testimonial Match - Middlesbrough Football Club (1970/colour/sound)
Middlesbrough legend Willie Maddren's Testimonial game against a Scotland XI. (2 minutes �NRFTA)

Nobby Stiles Signs for Middlesbrough - Middlesbrough Football Club (1971/b&w/sound)
An interview with England World Cup hero Nobby Stiles as he signs up for the Boro and Second Division football. (2 minutes 6 seconds �NRFTA)

Derby Day - Sunderland vs Middlesbrough (1970s/colour/sound)
Middlesbrough and Sunderland play a local football derby in the 1970s. (3 minutes �NRFTA)

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