Derby Day picture gallery: Di Canio’s Sunderland blow away Newcastle in 2013 classic

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WHO could forget this classic Paolo Di Canio inspired 3-0 Sunderland victory at St James’s Park?

Di Canio masterminded Sunderland’s first victory in Newcastle’s back yard in 13 years to give their Premier League survival hopes a massive boost.

FILE PIC  npse14042013vNUFCmignoletAp    Nufc Safc derby v Simon Mignolet salutes the Sunderland fans at the end of the match.  Newcastle United FC v Sunderland AFC  Barclays Premier League   St James Park'Sunderland won 3-0  April 2013

FILE PIC npse14042013vNUFCmignoletAp Nufc Safc derby v Simon Mignolet salutes the Sunderland fans at the end of the match. Newcastle United FC v Sunderland AFC Barclays Premier League St James Park'Sunderland won 3-0 April 2013

In only the Italian’s second game in charge Stephane Sessegnon’s first-half goal was followed up by strikes by Adam Johnson and David Vaughan late in the second period.

Cue the manager celebrating wildly at the end of the match.

All this week we have been delving into the archives to showcase some of the biggest victories for the Black Cats over their fiercest rivals.

Sit back and enjoy our gallery of pictures from the win.