Successful weekend for international Black Cats
It was a good weekend for Sunderland's internationals with wins for four of the five who featured.
Scotland's Phil Bardsley picked up his 10th cap as goals from Jamie Mackie and Kenny Miller did for Cyprus.
Elsewhere, Nicklas Bendter scored for Denmark who were 2-0 victors against Seb Larsson's Sweden.
South Korean forward Ji Dong-Won beat the United Arab Emirates to top their World Cup 2014 qualification group.
David Vaughan of Wales was an unused sub as Gary Speeds side smashed Norway 4-1 whilst Keiren Westwood's Ireland battered Estonia 4-0 with Westwood an unusded sub too.
Egpyt and Ahmed Elmohamady went down 2-0 to Brazil this afternoon as well with Elmo playing the full 90 minutes.