SAFC 1902-1903 Football League Division 1 Season Review

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Finished
34 16 9 9 51 36 3rd

By Season End

Sunderland AFC finished 3rd at the end of the 1902-1903 season scoring 51 goals, conceding 36 with a goal difference of 15.

The Goals

Jimmy Gemmell, Joe Hewitt and Jimmy Millar contributed the most goals in the 1902-1903 Football League Division 1 season, netting 7 (0.21 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.67 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 27 goals at Roker Park conceding 11 (16), away from home scoring 24 and conceding 25 (-1) with an away goalscoring average of 1.42 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.67 goals per game.

The Wins

The season finished in 1903 with 16 wins, a win ratio of 47.06%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 10 wins and the travelling support saw 6 games won.

The Draws

Of the 34 games played the Rokerites managed 9 draws by the end of the 1902-1903 season, 5 draws at Roker Park and 4 away from home.

The Losses

In total SAFC lost 9 games, 2 games lost at Roker Park (11 goals conceded) and 7 games lost away (25 goals conceded).

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