Our thanks to Sunderland for a MAGnificent effort to cheer up Newcastle fans on this sunny Tyneside afternoon, with Alan Shearer also joining in the appreciation.

Karma occasionally acts super quick and so it has proved for Lee Cattermole and the boys on Merseyside today.

After riding their luck against Newcastle, a shocking referee, getting away with fouls, Lee Cattermole putting Jack Colback out of action and scoring with every shot on target they had…

It has all come back to bite them in the best possible way against Everton on Sunday afternoon.

4 mins – Van Aanholt hits post with Everton keeper Tim Howard well beaten

17 mins – Adam Johnson smashes one off the post with keeper beaten

19 mins – Everton 1 Sunderland 0 – Gerard Deulofeu scoring

30 mins – Everton 2 Sunderland 0 – Arouna Kone scores

37 mins – Lee Cattermole limps off with an injury

45 mins – Everton 2 Sunderland 1 – Defoe scores

50 mins – Everton 2 Sunderland 2 – Fletcher scores

56 mins – Everton 3 Sunderland 2 – Coates own goal

60 mins – Everton 4 Sunderland 2 – Lukaku scores

62 mins – Everton 5 Sunderland 2 – Kone scores

76 mins – Everton 6 Sunderland 2 – Kone scores (hat-trick!)

Final score and Arouna Kone walks off the pitch with the match ball.

Alan Shearer has also got in on the act to thank the mackems for the light relief…

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