Kevin Phillips contributed the most goals in the 1998-1999 Nationwide Football League Division 1 season netting 23 (0.5 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 2.0 goals per game the Black Cats netted a total of 50 goals at the Stadium of Light conceding 10 (40), away from home scoring 41 and conceding 18 (23) with an away goalscoring average of 0.9 and an overall goalscoring average of 2.0 goals per game.
The season finished in 1999 with 31 wins, a win ratio of 67.39%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at the Stadium of Light enjoyed 19 wins and the travelling support saw 12.
Of the 46 games played the Black Cats managed 12 draws by the end of the 1998-1999 season, 3 at the Stadium of Light and 9 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 3 games, 1 games lost at the Stadium of Light (10 goals conceded) and 2 games lost away (18 goals conceded).