Sheffield and South Yorkshire sport fans: remember this?

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2013: Dave Jones homes in on Sunderland loan signing Connor Wickham, for Sheffield Wednesday.

2013: Chris Porter heads back to Sheffield United after a loan spell at Chesterfield.

2012: Sheffield United’s Neill Collins defends the FA Cup following Arsene Wenger downgraded its importance.

2012: Rotherham Titans carry out multi-day disciplinary hearing with coach Andre Bester after unrest in the camp.

2012: Barnsley attempt to sign Sheffield Wednesday’s Marcus Tudgay.

2012: Rotherham boxer Nav Mansouri overcomes a broken nose after sparring with Kell Brook to prepare for TV’s Prizefighter competition.

2011: Gary Madine heads to aLondon FA disciplinary hearing to try and avoid a further Sheffield Wednesday ban over remarks to referee Paul Tierney after a red card at Carlisle.

2011: Senegal striker El-Hadji Diouf signs on loan for Doncaster Rovers, who also stated that Billy Sharp was not up for sale.

2011: Sheffield United boss were still awaiting the result into a complaint they made after Matt Phillips was spat at, at Leyton Orient.

2011: The Metropolitan Police launched a formal investigation into allegations that Chelsea captain John Terry racially abused QPR defender Anton Ferdinand during a Barclays Premier League match between the sides. Terry was later cleared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court of racially abusing Ferdinand.

2004: Berti Vogts resigned as Scotland manager after a disappointing two and a half years in charge.

1997: Former Rangers and Liverpool boss Graeme Souness was appointed manager of Portuguese giants Benfica. He stayed at the club less than two years.

1987: New Zealand established what was then a world record score for a rugby union international when they won 106-4 against Japan in Tokyo.