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England Players' Club Affiliations
Sunderland

Sunderland AFC Profile

Club name Sunderland Association Football Club, since 1880
Ground(s) The Stadium of Light, since 1997; previously occupied Roker Park 1898-1997; Newcastle Road 1886-98;

Founded

1879 as Sunderland & District Teacher's AFC; turned professional 1886
Colours Red and white striped shirts, black shorts, black stockings.
Domestic honours Football League Champions 1891-92, 1892-93, 1894-95, 1901-02, 1912-13, 1935-36; Division One winners 1995-96, 1998-99, 2004-05; Division Two winners 1975-76; Division Three winners 1987-88;
FA Cup winners 1936-37, 1972-73, runners-up 1912-13, 1991-92;
Football League (Milk) Cup runners-up 1984-85;
The Sheriff of London's (Thomas Dewar) Charity Shield winners 1903, as the FA Charity Shield  winners 1936, runners-up 1937;
European honours None
International honours None

Most Appearances

Player
No.
England Players Years Starts Subs Apps Capt Goals
175 Porteous, Thomas Stoddard 1891 1 0 1 0 0
243 Bach, Philip 1899 1 0 1 0 0
273 Hogg, William 1902 3 0 3 0 0
311 Bridgett, George Arthur 1905-09 11 0 11 0 3
340 Holley, George H. 1909-13 10 0 10 0 8
359 Mordue, John 1912-13 2 0 2 0 0
362 Cuggy, Francis 1913-14 2 0 2 0 0
365 Buchan, Charles Murray 1913-24 6 0 6 2 4
378 Martin, Henry 1914 1 0 1 0 0
403 Cresswell, Warneford 1923-26 5 0 5 0 0
396 Kelly, Robert 1926 1 0 1 0 0
510 McInroy, Albert 1926 1 0 1 0 0
595 Carter, Horatio Stratton 1934-37 6 0 6 0 2
610 Gurney, Robert 1935 1 0 1 0 0
674 Shackleton, Leonard Francis 1948-54 5 0 5 0 1
691 Watson, William 1949-50 4 0 4 0 0
755 Grainger, Colin 1957 1 0 1 0 0
802 Anderson, Stanley 1962 2 0 2 0 0
894 Watson, David Vernon 1974-75 13 1 14 0 0
918 Towers, Mark Anthony 1976 2 1 3 0 0
972 Pickering, Nicholas 1983 1 0 1 0 0
1091 Phillips, Kevin Mark 1999-2002 4 4 8 0 0
1093 Gray, Michael 1999 1 2 3 0 0
1105 McCann, Gavin Peter 2001 0 1 1 0 0
24 Total 1891-2002 84 9 93 2 18

Notes

Three Sunderland players started for England against Ireland, 15 February 1913, Francis Cuggy, Charlie Buchan and John Mordue.

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