September 21st shares some good memories of Newcastle football. Here is a few tweets that Newcastle posted with the hashtag #125YearsUnited.
#OnThisDay in 2002, Craig Bellamy scored after two minutes and @alanshearer added a second as #NUFC beat Sunderland 2-0. #125YearsUnited pic.twitter.com/T9FUt30LBn— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) September 21, 2017
#OnThisDay in 1985, Paul Gascoigne - pictured with Peter Beardsley - scored his first #NUFC goal in a 3-0 win over Oxford. #125YearsUnited pic.twitter.com/xq7SIFNxLD— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) September 21, 2017
#OnThisDay in 1932, #NUFC (pictured winning the FA Cup) beat @RangersFC 5-0 in an English v Scottish Cup Winners' contest. #125YearsUnited pic.twitter.com/3Irp3wG2WJ— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) September 21, 2017
For a more in depth history lesson (using onthisday.com); Monday Night Football makes its debut on ABC in 1970, Bruce Arena is born on this day in 1951, and the classic novel The Hobbit is published in 1937.