SAFC 1960-1961 Football League Division 2 Season Review

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Finished
42 17 13 12 75 60 6th

By Season End

Sunderland AFC finished 6th at the end of the 1960-1961 season scoring 75 goals, conceding 60 with a goal difference of 15.

The Goals

Ian Lawther contributed the most goals in the 1960-1961 Football League Division 2 season, netting 23 (0.55 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.56 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 47 goals at Roker Park conceding 24 (23), away from home scoring 28 and conceding 36 (-8) with an away goalscoring average of 1.5 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.56 goals per game.

The Wins

The season finished in 1961 with 17 wins, a win ratio of 40.48%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 12 wins and the travelling support saw 5 games won.

The Draws

Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 13 draws by the end of the 1960-1961 season, 5 draws at Roker Park and 8 away from home.

The Losses

In total SAFC lost 12 games, 4 games lost at Roker Park (24 goals conceded) and 8 games lost away (36 goals conceded).

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