Bobby Gurney contributed the most goals in the 1935-1936 Football League Division 1 season netting 31 (0.7 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 2.6 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 71 goals at Roker Park conceding 33 (38), away from home scoring 38 and conceding 41 (-3) with an away goalscoring average of 0.9 and an overall goalscoring average of 2.6 goals per game.
The season finished in 1936 with 25 wins, a win ratio of 59.52%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 17 wins and the travelling support saw 8.
Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 6 draws by the end of the 1935-1936 season, 2 at Roker Park and 4 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 11 games, 2 games lost at Roker Park (33 goals conceded) and 9 games lost away (41 goals conceded).