The crowd Sunderland take on Everton in the last league match at Roker Park.
The crowd Sunderland take on Everton in the last league match at Roker Park.

The 21 brilliant Echo archive photos of Roker Park that Sunderland fans will absolutely love

Sunderland played at Roker Park for a grand total of 99 years from 1898 to 1997.

Sunday, 27th June 2021, 3:22 pm

The stadium was the seventh home of the Black Cats before the club moved to the Stadium of Light.

Near the end of Roker Park’s history, its capacity was around 22,500.

Back in the day, however, the stadium once attracted a record crowd of 75,118.

Here, though, we take a look at the Sunderland Echo archive photos of the stadium from years gone by:

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