Matches played at Roker Park, Sunderland


Date of matchType of matchName of teamName of teamScoreAttendance
18th February 1899Home ChampionshipEnglandIreland13-214,000
7th February 1906

FA Cup 2nd round

(venue switched)

Gainsborough TrinitySunderland0-310,000
23rd October 1920Home ChampionshipEnglandIreland2-022,000
9th December 1925FA Cup 1st round 3rd replayBlyth SpartansHartlepools United2-11,653
28th October 1936FA Charity ShieldSunderlandArsenal2-130,000
15th November 1950Home ChampionshipEnglandWales4-259,137
30th March 1955FA Cup semi-final replayNewcastle UnitedYork City2-059,239
13th July 1966World Cup finals group stageItalyChile2-030,000
16th July 1966World Cup finals group stageUSSRItaly1-027,800
20th July 1966World Cup finals group stageUSSRChile2-122,000
23rd July 1966World Cup finals quarter-finalUSSRHungary2-126,844
5th December 1966FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayBishop AucklandBlyth Spartans



8th December 1966FA Cup 1st round 3rd replayBishop AucklandBlyth Spartans4-11,560
27th November 1972FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayScunthorpe UnitedHartlepool