The Danish playmaker opened his account for the season as we dominated proceedings at the Stadium of Light.
Christian slid home from close range to hand us a 2-1 lead two minutes into the second half only for Sunderland to find a late equaliser via Harry Kane's unfortunate own goal on 82 minutes.
Christian picked up 57.5% of the votes from fans on Twitter, Facebook and on our Match Centre here on tottenhamhotspur.com.
MAN OF THE MATCH - SUNDERLAND
Christian Eriksen - 57.5%
Mousa Dembele - 33.8%
Danny Rose - 8.7%
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