Sunderland AFC 1996-1997 FA Carling Premiership Season Review

SAFC 1996-1997 FA Carling Premiership Season Review

Sunderland AFC finished 18th at the end of the 1996-1997 season scoring 35 goals, conceding 53 (-18).

Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Finished
38 10 10 18 35 53 18th

The Goals

Craig Russell contributed the most goals in the 1996-1997 FA Carling Premiership season netting 4 (0.11 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 1.09 goals per game the Rokerites netted a total of 20 goals at Roker Park conceding 18 (2), away from home scoring 15 and conceding 35 (-20) with an away goalscoring average of 2.53 and an overall goalscoring average of 1.09 goals per game.

The Wins

The season finished in 1997 with 10 wins, a win ratio of 26.32%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at Roker Park enjoyed 7 wins and the travelling support saw 3.

The Draws

Of the 38 games played the Rokerites managed 10 draws by the end of the 1996-1997 season, 6 at Roker Park and 4 away from home.

The Losses

In total SAFC lost 18 games, 6 games lost at Roker Park (18 goals conceded) and 12 games lost away (35 goals conceded).