Tribal Football Rivalries – Newcastle United Vs Sunderland (Tyne-Wear Derby)




Tribal Football Rivalries - Sunderland Vs Newcastle United (Tyne-Wear Derby)

The Tyne-Wear derby is one of the most historic and famous local derbies in English football, contested between Newcastle United and Sunderland.

The cities are separated by just 13 miles and the conflict dates back to the English Civil War in the 16th century. Newcastle United were founded in 1892 and Sunderland were established in 1879. Continue reading “Tribal Football Rivalries – Newcastle United Vs Sunderland (Tyne-Wear Derby)”