For those familiar with theRokerEnd.com, welcome back. For those new to the website, thanks for visiting.

Our aim for the new format is to keep all the items that were in the original site and to expand the website by adding new features and topical items which will be updated and added to on a regular, weekly basis.


Upcoming Events

Wednesday 17th September 2014: Golf Challenge match, Bedale Golf Club

Friday 26th September 2014: Golf Texas Scramble, Sharpley Golf Club

Wednesday 1st October 2014: Cock' O' the North Tournament, Ramside Golf Club, Durham

For information on any of the golf days please contact Winston Young e-mail: sfpawinstonyoung@hotmail.co.uk

Thursday 11th December 2014: Sunderland Former Players Christmas Quiz, Stadium of Light

Tickets are still available. Please contact Winston Young e-mail: sfpawinstonyoung@hotmail.co.uk

Recent Events

11th October 2013: Sunderland Former Players Texas Scramble 2013 at the Sharpley Golf Course
Click here for details and photographs

FA's 150th Anniversary London Tube map

Monty has had the honour of being included in the FA's 150th Anniversary London Tube map. He's on the Piccadilly Line next to Bert Trautman (see below). See if you can also find former players Dave Watson, Pop Robson, Brian Clough, Louis Saha, Don Revie, Roy Keane and manager Howard Wilkinson. To download a pdf of the FA's map, click here.

Monty's Guests

Before every home game Monty invites a different former player to come and meet fans and answer questions at the 'Legends Table' in the Black Cats bar. On the Monty's Guest page you will find details of upcoming guests along with a brief biography. Now you don't have an excuse not to come along and meet your favourite former players.


New features on the club and the former players, including our archive of existing articles.

9th - 16th February 2014 - Global Trekkers' charity adventure - Climb Kilimanjaro

Ritchie Pitt is trekking up Killimanjaro for Steve Crams charity COCO in Feb. 2014 and he needs your help.

The challenge is to raise funds for COCO (Comrades of Children Overseas), an international children’s charity founded by Steve Cram MBE in 2000. COCO works with communities in remote regions of the developing world to alleviate the poverty which prevents children and young people gaining an education.

Click here for more information

Interviews & Q&A's

Find out what our former players are doing now and what were their best and greatest moments and memories from their Sunderland days.


Upcoming events for former players and guests. Some events are available to the public and all are available to those lucky individuals who put on the famous red and white shirt.


We are going to go to town on this section over the coming months. We have literally thousands of images and video of the lads going right back to the early days of the last century. It is going to take a while to get them all arranged but this is where you will find them, starting with the pre-war years.


Images from every round of the cup-winning run. Are you in the pictures? Let us know if you are.

SFPA Members

All the current members of the Sunderland Former Players Association including all their stats via the stacats website.