Raich Carter contributed the most goals in the 1938-1939 Football League Division 1 season netting 14 (0.3 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 1.3 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 30 goals at Roker Park conceding 29 (1), away from home scoring 24 and conceding 38 (-14) with an away goalscoring average of 0.6 and an overall goalscoring average of 1.3 goals per game.
The season finished in 1939 with 13 wins, a win ratio of 30.95%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 7 wins and the travelling support saw 6.
Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 12 draws by the end of the 1938-1939 season, 7 at Roker Park and 5 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 17 games, 7 games lost at Roker Park (29 goals conceded) and 10 games lost away (38 goals conceded).