Trevor Ford contributed the most goals in the 1951-1952 Football League Division 1 season netting 22 (0.5 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 1.7 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 41 goals at Roker Park conceding 28 (13), away from home scoring 29 and conceding 33 (-4) with an away goalscoring average of 0.7 and an overall goalscoring average of 1.7 goals per game.
The season finished in 1952 with 15 wins, a win ratio of 35.71%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 8 wins and the travelling support saw 7.
Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 12 draws by the end of the 1951-1952 season, 6 at Roker Park and 6 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 15 games, 7 games lost at Roker Park (28 goals conceded) and 8 games lost away (33 goals conceded).