December 25, 1899 The heights and weights of the Sunderland players are: Ned Doig, 5ft. 9½in. and 12st. 4lb.; Andy McCombie, 5ft. 9½in. and 12st.
February 18, 1899 Match: International, British Championship, at Roker Park. England – Ireland 13-2 (5-0). Attendance: 13,000; gate receipts: £550. Referee: Mr. Alex Hamilton (Scotland,
January 7, 1899 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:30. Liverpool – Sunderland 0-0 (0-0). Attendance: 18,000. Referee: Mr. A. Green; linesmen: Messrs.
September 12, 1898 This match was played on Saturday on the new ground of the Sunderland Club, being the first contest decided on the ground.
September 10, 1898 Match: Football League, First Division, at Roker Park, kick-off: 15:30. Sunderland – Liverpool 1-0 (0-0). Attendance: 30,000. Referee: Mr. J. Fox. Sunderland
March 31, 1898 Considerable satisfaction was felt in Sunderland, yesterday, when it became known that Mr. Nicholas Lane Jackson had declined to grant a loan