In pictures: Fans scuffle with police after derby match

Bottles and firecrackers have been thrown at police as football fans left St James' Park following Sunderland's 3-0 victory over Newcastle this afternoon.

There is a strong police presence outside St. James's Park.
There is a strong police presence outside St. James' Park. Credit: ITV News
Fans chant as the police keep them back.
Fans chant as the police keep them back. Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees
Firecrackers were thrown at police after the match between Sunderland and Newcastle.
Firecrackers were thrown at police after the match between Sunderland and Newcastle. Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees

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