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Ian Porterfield scores to seal FA Cup victory for Sunderland against first division Leeds United

We've won the cup! The brilliant archive photos of Sunderland's 1973 FA Cup triumph - which supporters are sure to love

47 years may have passed, but for many it feels like just yesterday.

By Mark Donnelly
Tuesday, 5th May 2020, 12:16 pm

The 1973 FA Cup Final remains Sunderland’s last major cup win, and was sealed by Ian Porterfield’s strike to down Leeds United (although he had Jimmy Montgomery to thank after THAT double save).

And to mark the anniversary, we’ve delved deep into the archives to bring out some of the best photographs from a memorable day. Can you spot anyone you know at Wembley, or celebrating back at Roker Park?

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