Sunderland AFC 1954-1955 Football League Division 1 Season Review

SAFC 1954-1955 Football League Division 1 Season Review

Sunderland AFC finished 4th at the end of the 1954-1955 season scoring 64 goals, conceding 54 (10).

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Finished
42 15 18 9 64 54 4th

The Goals

Ken Chisholm contributed the most goals in the 1954-1955 Football League Division 1 season netting 18 (0.43 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.66 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 39 goals at Roker Park conceding 27 (12), away from home scoring 25 and conceding 27 (-2) with an away goalscoring average of 1.68 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.66 goals per game.

The Wins

The season finished in 1955 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.

The Draws

Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 18 draws by the end of the 1954-1955 season, 11 at Roker Park and 7 away from home.

The Losses

In total SAFC lost 9 games, 2 games lost at Roker Park (27 goals conceded) and 7 games lost away (27 goals conceded).