Steve Bruce would usually be feeling a bit nervous about a visit to St James' Park.
Not this week.
The Geordie boss used to get plenty of stick as the Manchester United captain when he was a player, but that was nothing compared to the grief that he was on the end of as manager of Sunderland.
To some members of the Toon Army he was regarded as a traitor, even if at one stage many would have accepted him as manager before he took the job at the Stadium of Light.
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