Northumbria police praise fans at derby match

Police say the vast majority of football fans were well behaved during yesterday's Wear-Tyne derby.

In total, 20 arrests were made during the day. Officers say it is very low for a crowd of 50,000.

Match ended Sunderland 2 - 1 Newcastle.


Wear-Tyne football derby

Sunderland host Newcastle United at the Stadium of Light in the Wear-Tyne derby this weekend.