SAFC 1966-1967 Football League Division 1 Season Review

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Finished
42 14 8 20 58 72 17th

By Season End

Sunderland AFC finished 17th at the end of the 1966-1967 season scoring 58 goals, conceding 72 with a goal difference of -14.

The Goals

Neil Martin contributed the most goals in the 1966-1967 Football League Division 1 season, netting 20 (0.48 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.72 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 39 goals at Roker Park conceding 26 (13), away from home scoring 19 and conceding 46 (-27) with an away goalscoring average of 2.21 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.72 goals per game.

The Wins

The season finished in 1966-1967 with 14 wins, a win ratio of 33.33%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 12 wins and the travelling support saw 2 games won.

The Draws

Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 8 draws by the end of the 1966-1967 season, 3 draws at Roker Park and 5 away from home.

The Losses

In total SAFC lost 20 games, 6 games lost at Roker Park (26 goals conceded) and 14 games lost away (46 goals conceded).

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