By Alan Duffy
Sunderland 1-1 Middlesbrough – FA Cup – 29th January 2012
Frazier Campbell made a goalscoring return from injury at the Stadium of Light on Sunday, netting the Black Cats’ equaliser after 18 months out of action. The former Manchester United man was a half-time substitute, as Martin O’Neill attempted to improve upon what had been a rather lacklustre first period by his charges.
Barry Robson was ‘Boro’s stand-out performer in this north-east derby, and it was the Scottish international who opened the scoring on just 16 minutes, unleashing a superb left-foot volley after Sunderland failed to adequately clear a corner. However, the home side were controversially denied an equaliser just before the break, when Craig Gardner