Sunderland AFC 1958-1959 Football League Division 2 Season Review

SAFC 1958-1959 Football League Division 2 Season Review

Sunderland AFC finished 15th at the end of the 1958-1959 season scoring 64 goals, conceding 75 (-11).

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Finished
42 16 8 18 64 75 15th

The Goals

Don Kichenbrand contributed the most goals in the 1958-1959 Football League Division 2 season netting 21 (0.50 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.66 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 42 goals at Roker Park conceding 23 (19), away from home scoring 22 and conceding 52 (-30) with an away goalscoring average of 1.91 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.66 goals per game.

The Wins

The season finished in 1959 with 16 wins, a win ratio of 38.10%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 13 wins and the travelling support saw 3.

The Draws

Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 8 draws by the end of the 1958-1959 season, 4 at Roker Park and 4 away from home.

The Losses

In total SAFC lost 18 games, 4 games lost at Roker Park (23 goals conceded) and 14 games lost away (52 goals conceded).