Album/Team Page 35
Digital Cards for this Web site 28 (2 missing)
Red and White striped shirts, White shorts and stockings with White tops
Roker Park Ground
Roker Park Ground, Sunderland, Telephone Sunderland 72077 and 58638
Ground capacity 58000
2nd Division Final Placing 13th
Team Page last update 2019-01-14
Squad officially registrated by the Football League and the Football Association between 1st August 1970 and 30th June 1971. Includes transfers during this period and players on loan. Known Youth , Apprentice or Reserve players added in case the autograph is in this collection.
Managers, Trainers, Coaches (2 names) 0 missing
Alan Brown (Manager), Billy Elliott (Club Trainer/Coach)
Squad Members 1970-71 (25 names) 2 missing
Jackie Ashurst (Appr.), Len Ashurst, Joe Baker, Brian Chambers, Keith Coleman, Derek Forster, Gordon Harris, Martin Harvey, Brian Heslop, Mick Horswill, Billy Hughes, Bobby Kerr, John Lathan, Pat Lowry, Dick Malone, Mick McGiven, Fred McIver, Jim Montgomery, George Mulhall, Bobby Park, Richie Pitt, Ian Porterfield, Colin Symm, Colin Todd, Dennis Tueart, Dave Watson
Named in Rothmans or other sources, but no appearances this season or any other season in Sunderland. Statistics for the player not available/not found.
George Harris, John Jones, John Leadbitter, David Shannon. Statistic found for Bruce Stuckley ( Torquay United 70-71), Colin Beesley left 1969 for Stockton. Maurice Hepworth, try out 1 week in April. Left for South Africa.
Apprentice Players Sunderland 1970-71
Trevor Swinburne, Richard Taylor, Joe Bolton
Derek Forster, Jim Montgomery
Club Captain 1970-71 Gordon Harris
70-71 TRANSFER DIARY. WHERE DID THEY GO ? WHO´S NEW IN THE TEAM ?
2 August George Mulhall to Cape Town City (S. Africa), 14th October Richard Malone from Ayr United (£30.000), 15th December David Watson from Rotherham United (£100.000), 18th January Joe Baker to Hibernian (£12.000), 3rd February Bruce Stuckley to Torquay United (£6.000), 20th February Colin Todd to Derby County (£170.000), 8th March Len Ashurst to Hartlepool (free as p/m), 8th March Brian Heslop to NorthamptonTown (£6.000)
BOARD OF DIRECTORS / NON PLAYING STAFF
Chairman: K. I. Collings, Directors: J. Cooke, S. Ritson, F.R.C.S., J.P., K. I. Collings, E. M. Evans, S. S. Collings, R. Thompson, J. M. Ditchburn, Secretary: R. M. Linney