Len Shackleton

On this day...

by Stuart Vose

Shack on the attack.

Take a look back at previous Valentine’s Days in the club’s history… 

2004 – Sunderland drew 1-1 with Birmingham City at the Stadium of Light in the FA Cup.

1962 – Outside-left Norman Samson Clarke signed from Ballymena United for £6,000.

1948 – ‘Shack’ – Len Shackleton – made his Sunderland debut in a 5-1 win over Derby County.

1940 – Forward John Harvie died in Middlesbrough at the age of 73.