Ahead of last season's Tyne-Wear derby, the Sunderland players were said to have asked for a t-shirt depicting a black cat mutilating a magpie.
Rangers were hammered 5-1 by a rampant Celtic side this afternoon.
The Reds are set for their first home game of the season when they host Premier League champions Leicester City.
Glasgow Rangers suffered a 5-1 defeat to Old Firm rivals Celtic at Celtic Park in the Scottish Premiership on Saturday.
Manchester City defeated Manchester United 2-1 at Old Trafford.
The Magpies were extremely busy in the summer transfer window.
Celtic defeated Rangers 5-1 at Celtic Park.
West Ham host Watford in the Premier League this afternoon.
Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur will face each other in the Premier League this afternoon.
Leeds United will face Huddersfield Town in the Championship this afternoon.
Everton boss Ronald Koeman left Southampton to move to Goodison Park earlier this summer.
Trevor Bayliss first floated the idea of Joe Root moving to No3 at the end of the Test series victory over South Africa last winter and now six months on, after Nick Compton’s final series proved one too far and much discussion behind the scenes, the button has finally been pushed.
If Eddie Jones’s players live in perpetual fear of what he may think of next, they should discourage him from taking field trips to the mountain stages of the Tour de France. Jones flew in from Barcelona on Tuesday with a big grin on his face, having witnessed miles and miles of Pyrenean torment, while devising ever-higher standards for his England team.