Sunderland United football club have shown their caring side after pulling together £10,000 for Newcastle United supporters who died in MH17 plane crash.

Liam Sweeney aged 18 and John Adler 63 died while they were heading to see their team play at a pre-season tour.

Showing the kind hearts of Sunderland fans they set up an online fundraising page in hope to raise £100 for a floral tribute to be sent to Newcastle United.

Thousands have now donated bringing to total up to £12,000.

The fund raising page was set up by Gary Ferguson and you can make your donation at