Watch the incredible celebration scenes as Sunderland beat Tranmere Rovers to lift Papa John's Trophy

Sunderland’s players celebrated in style as they lifted the Papa John’s Trophy at Wembley.

Sunday, 14th March 2021, 5:20 pm

Sadly there weren’t any supporters inside the stadium to witness it but they were cheering on from home.

Watch the scenes in the video below.

They beat Tranmere Rovers 1-0 thanks to Lynden Gooch’s winner.

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Aiden McGeady’s superb pass in the 58th minute – which you can watch below – released Lynden Gooch and he did it justice with a superb finish past Tranmere Rovers keeper Scott Davies.

Meanwhile, Sunderland have suffered another defensive injury blow, with Tom Flanagan subbed after picking up a knock in the Papa John’s Trophy final.

Flanagan needed to come off with a couple of minutes to go before half-time. The centre-back was getting treatment to his left leg, it appeared to be his calf.

Lynden Gooch celebrates the winning goal.

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Aiden McGeady.