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From Sunderland AFC's record of the fewest Wins in one season, where they managed only 4 wins during the 38 game 2002-2003 FA Premier League Season.

In this Season they also achieved the record for least goals in a season, managing only 21 and a record low points total of 19.

"Doing A Sunderland" is used to describe someones failure. A total Looser
"He just never gets lucky, he's just doing a Sunderland"
by RocketDan August 21, 2005
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Fucking up the chance of gaining quality and instead gaining something far below average.
So far in this transfer window , we are 'doing a sunderland'
by JEddsyy July 24, 2017
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