Gordon Harris contributed the most goals in the 1969-1970 Football League Division 1 season netting 7 (0.2 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.7 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 17 goals at Roker Park conceding 24 (-7), away from home scoring 13 and conceding 44 (-31) with an away goalscoring average of 0.3 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.7 goals per game.
The season finished in 1970 with 6 wins, a win ratio of 14.29%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 4 wins and the travelling support saw 2.
Of the 42 games played the Rokerites managed 14 draws by the end of the 1969-1970 season, 11 at Roker Park and 3 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 22 games, 6 games lost at Roker Park (24 goals conceded) and 16 games lost away (44 goals conceded).