THE ROKER ROAR: Raich Carter

Name: Raich Carter
DOB: 21 December 1913 – 9 October 1994
Position: Inside Forward
Appearances: 276
Sunderland career: 1932-39


Born in Hendon, Raich Carter captained Sunderland as they clinched the First Division title in 1936.

He went on to score in the FA Cup final in 1937, a 3-1 victory over Preston North End. 

Carter scored 127 times for the club and represented England 13 times alongside Stanley Matthews, scoring an impressive seven goals.

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