On May 3, 1997, Sunderland played their last competitive fixture at Roker Park before moving to the Stadium of Light. They beat Everton 3-0 but make no misake, it was a sad day.
Home to the club for 99 years, Sunderland’s fortunes on the pitch may have fluctuated dramatically throughout that time, but the loyalty on the terraces never wavered.
And here is a small selection of photos to help sum up what made the place so special…
How very, very Roy Keane.
Pep visited Wenger’s house as a player.
This is very, very cheeky.
Salah continues to break Liverpool records.
Do the squad watch it?
One or two of these are pretty unexpected.
“His spirit and courage was incredible.”
Twenty teams, two players each, one ball.