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. Konown Youth , Apprentice or Reserve players
added in case the autograph is in this collection.
Coaches (2 names) 1 missing
Alan Brown (Manager),
Elliott (Club Trainer/Coach)
Squad Members (27 names)
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,
Dick Malone, Mick McGiven, Fred McIver, Jim Montgomery, George
Ian Porterfield, Colin Symm, Colin Todd, Dennis Tueart, Dave Watson
Derek Forster, Jim Montgomery
Club Captain 1970-71 Gordon Harris
Named in Rothmans or
other sources, but no appearances this season or any other
season in Sunderland. Statistics for the player not available/not
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.
Richard Taylor, Joe Bolton
70-71 TRANSFER DIARY. WHERE DID THEY GO ?
WHO´S NEW IN THE TEAM ?
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
VISIT NEIL BROWN´S SITE
Sunderland players since 1946-47
SUNDERLAND 1970-71. Please visit
Dunnings Team Page
A signed Team Picture 1971-72
Back, left to right: Jim Montgomery,
Martin Harvey, Joe Bolton, Dave Watson, Dick Malone, Ritchie
Pitt, Ian Porterfield, Derek Forster
Front, left to right: Mike Horswill,
Keith Coleman, Bobby Kerr, Brian Chambers, Billy Hughes, Dennis
Tueart, Jim Hamilton, Mike McGiven, Bobby Park