Sunderland stars sell shirts in eBay charity auction

Liam Bridcutt in action as Sunderland draw 1-1 with Everton at The Stadium Of Light. Picture by FRANK REID
Liam Bridcutt in action as Sunderland draw 1-1 with Everton at The Stadium Of Light. Picture by FRANK REID
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FANS can get their hands on a Sunderland AFC shirt worn by one of the players – and raise much-needed cash for the Armed-forces..

The Black Cats stars sported special poppy shirts during Remembrance Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Everton at the Stadium of Light, and they are now being sold off in aid of the Royal British Legion.

In addition to the commemorative shirts, the club also marked Remembrance Sunday with its biggest-ever military tribute by inviting more than 2,000 serving military personnel, veterans groups and families of soldiers who have lost their lives in the service of their country, to the Everton clash

It was the ninth consecutive year that members of the Armed Forces and their families have joined with SAFC to support the country’s Remembrance Commemorations.

Anyone wanting a shirt should search ‘Sunderland AFC poppy shirts’ on online auction site eBay. Bidding ends on Sunday.