Dave Halliday contributed the most goals in the 1927-1928 Football League Division 1 season netting 35 (0.8 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 1.8 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 37 goals at Roker Park conceding 29 (8), away from home scoring 37 and conceding 47 (-10) with an away goalscoring average of 0.9 and an overall goalscoring average of 1.8 goals per game.
The season finished in 1928 with 15 wins, a win ratio of 35.71%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 9 wins and the travelling support saw 6.
Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 9 draws by the end of the 1927-1928 season, 5 at Roker Park and 4 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 18 games, 7 games lost at Roker Park (29 goals conceded) and 11 games lost away (47 goals conceded).