Category Archives: 1930s

Raich Carter, Sunderland AFC, League Champions 1935/36

Raich Carter, Sunderland AFC legend scores at The Roker End Teaming up with David Sque, we produced a limited edition art print, signed and numbered by the artist, commemorating Sunderland AFC's 1935/36 league triumph, with club legend Raich Carter scoring a goal. It is a true Roy Of The Rovers moment and was captured by…
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The 1937 FA Cup Final

[caption id="attachment_2573" align="alignnone" width="604"] Sunderland AFC Win The 1937 FA Cup Final[/caption] FA Cup Final, 1 May 1937, Preston North End 1 vs. 3 Sunderland Match Played At Wembley Stadium, London PNE Scorer: F O’Donnell 38 Sunderland Scorers: Gurney 52, Carter 73, Burbanks 78 Referee Mr Rudd of Middlesex Attendance 93,495 There has yet to…
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Spurs

[caption id="attachment_2532" align="alignnone" width="604"] Spurs goalkeeper Hooper punches clear as Sunderland go on the attack. [/caption] White Hart Lane's Biggest Crowd Tottenham Hotspur 0 v 1 Sunderland AFC White Hart Lane, London FA Cup 6th Round, 5 March 1938 Attendance 75,038 London or at least that part of London that is forever Tottenham will perhaps…
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Sunderland AFC

[caption id="attachment_2573" align="alignnone" width="604"] Sunderland AFC 1932/33 Underneath The Roker End[/caption] Underneath The Roker End Sunderland AFC 1932/33 Here we have the players and officials of Sunderland AFC Underneath The Roker End in 1932/33. A quirky scenario for a team picture. Perhaps it was raining? Who knows. Bobby Gurney is still central to the team…
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