Brian Clough contributed the most goals in the 1962-1963 Football League Division 2 season netting 24 (0.6 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 2.0 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 46 goals at Roker Park conceding 13 (33), away from home scoring 38 and conceding 42 (-4) with an away goalscoring average of 0.9 and an overall goalscoring average of 2.0 goals per game.
The season finished in 1963 with 20 wins, a win ratio of 47.62%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 14 wins and the travelling support saw 6.
Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 12 draws by the end of the 1962-1963 season, 5 at Roker Park and 7 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 10 games, 2 games lost at Roker Park (13 goals conceded) and 8 games lost away (42 goals conceded).