Remembering Kevin Phillips’ European Golden Shoe campaign as Sunderland finished seventh in the Premiership
Has it really been 20 years since Peter Reid’s Sunderland recorded a seventh-place finish at the end of the 1999/00 FA Carling Premiership season?
Niall Quinn and Kevin Phillips stared as the Black Cats’ main striking duo, the latter hammering home 30 league goals, earning him the prestigious European Golden Shoe.
The ex-international striker remains the only Englishman to have won the award in its 51-year history in a list boasting Lionel Messi, Christiano Ronaldo, Marco Van Basten Ronaldo de Lima and Francesco Totti.
Here, we take a look at every goal the little magician scored during a memorable season. Scroll down and click through the pages.