SAFC 1985-1986 Football League Division 2 Season Review

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Finished
42 13 11 18 47 61 18th

By Season End

Sunderland AFC finished 18th at the end of the 1985-1986 season scoring 47 goals, conceding 61 with a goal difference of -14.

The Goals

Eric Gates contributed the most goals in the 1985-1986 Football League Division 2 season, netting 9 (0.21 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.89 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 33 goals at Roker Park conceding 29 (4), away from home scoring 14 and conceding 32 (-18) with an away goalscoring average of 3 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.89 goals per game.

The Wins

The season finished in 1986 with 13 wins, a win ratio of 30.95%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 10 wins and the travelling support saw 3 games won.

The Draws

Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 11 draws by the end of the 1985-1986 season, 5 draws at Roker Park and 6 away from home.

The Losses

In total SAFC lost 18 games, 6 games lost at Roker Park (29 goals conceded) and 12 games lost away (32 goals conceded).

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