Jimmy Gemmell and Billy Hogg contributed the most goals in the 1901-1902 Football League Division 1 season netting 10 (0.3 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 1.5 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 32 goals at Roker Park conceding 14 (18), away from home scoring 18 and conceding 21 (-3) with an away goalscoring average of 0.5 and an overall goalscoring average of 1.5 goals per game.
The season finished in 1902 with 19 wins, a win ratio of 55.88%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 12 wins and the travelling support saw 7.
Of the 34 games played the Rokerites managed 6 draws by the end of the 1901-1902 season, 3 at Roker Park and 3 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 9 games, 2 games lost at Roker Park (14 goals conceded) and 7 games lost away (21 goals conceded).