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Gray wants Sunderland passion

October 19, 2012
By Kristan Heneage
Former Sunderland left back Michael Gray has urged the club's players to play with their hearts when they face Newcastle in the Wear-Tyne Derby on Sunday.

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Gray was a hero on Wearside, captaining the club during a twelve-year spell from 1992 to 2004.

After experiencing the derby many times for himself he has encouraged the Sunderland players to play with passion, while also emphasising the important role the club's fans ...

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