• Newcastle host local rivals Sunderland in the Premier League to get a big day of football action started
  • The Newcastle fans are well up for this clash - but can their team deliver all three points?
  • It's Paolo Di Canio's first Tyne-Wear derby as Sunderland boss
  • And it doesn't take too long for the fiery Italian to show his passion on the touchline
  • Carlos Cuellar and Sylvain Marveaux battle for the ball
  • Danny Graham tries to get past Steven Taylor
  • Papiss Cisse has a shot on goal but it's saved by Sunderland goalkeeper Simon Mignolet
  • Stephane Sessegnon fires the visitors into a first-half lead at St James' Park
  • Much to the delight of his team-mates...
  • And his manager.
  • Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul has to leave the field due to injury
  • Adam Johnson's superb curling effort doubles the Black Cats' advantage after the break
  • And once again Di Canio goes wild in celebration
  • The celebrations are cranked up further when David Vaughan's strike gives Sunderland a 3-0 victory
  • By comparison, Di Canio's celebrations at the full-time whistle are a little tame
  • Manchester United are looking to go 15 points clear with a win at Stoke and Michael Carrick's early goal gives them a great start
  • A perfect way to bounce back from Monday night's derby defeat
  • Wayne Rooney holds off Charlie Adam
  • Robin van Persie ends his personal goal drought from the spot to double United's lead in the second half
  • The Dutchman celebrates with Sir Alex Ferguson as his goal sends the Red Devils 15 points clear

Premier League

Newcastle host local rivals Sunderland in the Premier League to get a big day of football action started