Vote in our poll and tell us who you think was the better team.
The North East's Premier League teams faced off yesterday in the Wear-Tyne derby, with Sunderland making it six wins in a row.
But do you think the Black Cats deserved to take the 3-0 victory?
Fierce rivalry between the two sides has led to many arguments since the result - including whether a sending off for Newcastle's Fabricio Coloccini was just, and if Lee Cattermole should have been booked after multiple warnings from the referee.
But who was the better team in yesterday's match, in your opinion?