POLL: Does the scoreline matter after Sunderland defeat Newcastle 6-0 in the 'secret derby'?


Sunderland have defeated Newcastle 6-0 in a behind-closed-doors match at the Stadium of Light.

The two North East rivals met fir a friendly to give the fringe figures at both clubs the chance to gain some much-needed match fitness, with neither side in action in the FA Cup this weekend.

But how much does the result really matter? Have your say in our poll here

Read the match report here