WATCH: Sunderland given rapturous reception on derby arrival

Sunderland fans gave their side a rapturous reception when they arrived at the Stadium of Light today for the Wear-Tyne derby.

The players stepped off the team bus to cheers and shouts of encouragement from supporters who had gathered outside the players’ entrance.

Sam Allardyce and Steve McClaren

Sam Allardyce and Steve McClaren

It was in stark contrast to the Newcastle team, who were booed and jeered, with Jack Colback getting particular stick.

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