Sunderland fans watching the Bury match on TV back at the Stadium of Light celebrate promotion.

Ten pictures from the night Sunderland clinched promotion at doomed Bury

From managerial "Messiah" Bob Stokoe to players such as striker Wayne Entwistle and defender Paul Butler, Sunderland share many a footballing link with doomed Bury.

Friday, 30th August 2019, 09:01 am

The Lancashire club, expelled from the English Football League on Tuesday, also hosted the Black Cats on a memorable night in 1999 when Peter Reid's visitors clinched promotion back to the top flight with a resounding 5-2 victory. Here we recall the pair's last league meeting so far. Will it remain that way?

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