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Reading first met Sunderland in the FA Cup in 1973, when the Rokerites won a replay at Elm Park on their way to winning the trophy. The scorer of the Sunderland goal in the final, Ian Porterfield, went on to manage Reading, having also played for them on loan.

Sunderland

 1972-73  FA     A  D  1-1    H  L  1-3
 1986-87  D2     A  D  1-1    H  W  1-0
 1989-90  FA     H  W  2-1
 1994-95  D1     H  L  0-2    A  W  1-0
 1995-96  D1     A  D  2-2    H  D  1-1
 1997-98  D1     H  W  4-0    A  L  1-4
 2003-04  D1     A  L  0-2    H  L  0-2
 2004-05  FLC    H  W  1-0    A  W  2-1
 2007-08  PL     A  L  1-2    H  W  2-1
 2012-13  PL     A  L  0-3    H  W  2-1
Summary
                        PL  HW HD HL  HF  HA  AW AD AL  AF  AA  PTS  P3/PL
 1. Premier League       4   2  0  0   4   2   0  0  2   1   5    6  1.500
 2. Football League 2   12   3  1  2   7   5   2  2  2   7  10   18  1.500
 3. FA Cup               3   1  0  1   3   4   0  1  0   1   1    4  1.333
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    Totals              19   6  1  3  14  11   2  3  4   9  16   28  1.474