SAFC 1912-1913 Football League Division 1 Season Review

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Finished
38 25 4 9 86 43 Champions

By Season End

Sunderland AFC finished Champions at the end of the 1912-1913 season scoring 86 goals, conceding 43 with a goal difference of 43.

The Goals

Charlie Buchan contributed the most goals in the 1912-1913 Football League Division 1 season, netting 27 (0.71 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.44 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 47 goals at Roker Park conceding 17 (30), away from home scoring 39 and conceding 26 (13) with an away goalscoring average of 0.97 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.44 goals per game.

The Wins

The season finished in 1913 with 25 wins, a win ratio of 65.79%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 14 wins and the travelling support saw 11 games won.

The Draws

Of the 38 games played the Rokerites managed 4 draws by the end of the 1912-1913 season, 2 draws at Roker Park and 2 away from home.

The Losses

In total SAFC lost 9 games, 3 games lost at Roker Park (17 goals conceded) and 6 games lost away (26 goals conceded).

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