Name: Alex Hastings
DOB: 17 March 1912
Sunderland career: 1930-46
Alex Hastings wasted no time in establishing himself at Sunderland becoming club captain as the Black Cats enjoyed a succesful campaign.
With 300 appearances to his name for the club, Hastings was a loyal servant on Wearside throughout the 1930s and he was part of the team that won the Division One title in 1936.