A day of memories lay ahead.

On their way to Wembley the last time we won there - nine photos of Sunderland fans boarding trains in 1973

Sunderland are hoping to win at Wembley for the first time in 48 years this weekend.

Tuesday, 9th March 2021, 5:42 pm

And the last time they did it, these fans were there to watch them.

Sadly, supporters will not be inside the stadium for Sunday’s Papa John’s Trophy final but Sunderland’s players will know the whole of Wearside will be cheering them on, just like they were in 1973.

Here are 9 photos of fans getting ready to board trains for the trip south.

Let’s hope the Lads end the 48-year wait for a Wembley victory. In the meantime, here’s a reminder of a day to remember.

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