A crowd of just 16,777 watched today’s match at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

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Sunderland’s Adam Johnson  scores the equaliser against Southampton . Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Reuters

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 Seamus Coleman  scores Everton’s  second goal against Stoke City in the  Premier League match  at Goodison Park. Photograph:  Jan Kruger/Getty Images

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Adnan Januzaj of Manchester United scores his team’s second goal against  Sunderland at the Stadium of Light on Saturday. Photograp:  Michael Regan/Getty Images
De Gea saves United blushes
  • Soccer
  • October 7, 2013, 01:08

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Adnan Januzaj of Manchester United scores his  second goal during the  Premier League match against Sunderland  at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images

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Liverpool’s Luis Suarez celebrates scoring his second and his side’s third goal during the  Premier League match against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA

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