VOTE: 10 players who have played for both Sunderland and Aston Villa

Of the 10 players that we've selected - who have played for or represented both Sunderland and Aston Villa over the years - who is your favourite?

Cast your vote now! (top right of player profile)

Some good, some bad, but some did make an impact on Wearside.

Other names to have links with both clubs are: Stewart Downing, Shay Given, Conor Hourihane, Alan Hutton, Joleon Lescott, Adrian Heath, Charles N’Zogbia, William Dickson, Darren Byfield, Alan O’Neill, Leigh Roose and Tommy Mitchinson, to name but a few.

Also, do you have any memories of players who have turned out for both clubs, please share below ....