Newcastle substitute Shola Ameobi rescued a dramatic point against Sunderland, who had two players sent off.
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Venue: Sports Direct Arena
Date: Sunday, 4 March
0-1 Bendtner (Penalty) 24′
1-1 Sh. Ameobi 90+1′
This will be the 147th game between the clubs in league and cup. Newcastle lead by 53 wins to 46.
Sunderland’s only win in their last 14 league encounters with Newcastle was 2-1 at home in October 2008 (W1, D5, L8). Their most recent victory on Tyneside was in November 2000, when Niall Quinn got the decisive goal in a 2-1 win.
The Magpies’ 5-1 victory over Sunderland last season was their biggest win in this fixture since a 6-2 triumph in December 1956.
The two clubs have never played out a goalless draw since the inception of the Premier League.