Kevin Phillips contributed the most goals in the 2000-2001 FA Carling Premiership season netting 14 (0.4 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 1.2 goals per game the Black Cats netted a total of 24 goals at the Stadium of Light conceding 16 (8), away from home scoring 22 and conceding 25 (-3) with an away goalscoring average of 0.6 and an overall goalscoring average of 1.2 goals per game.
The season finished in 2001 with 15 wins, a win ratio of 39.47%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at the Stadium of Light enjoyed 9 wins and the travelling support saw 6.
Of the 38 games played the Black Cats managed 12 draws by the end of the 2000-2001 season, 7 at the Stadium of Light and 5 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 11 games, 3 games lost at the Stadium of Light (16 goals conceded) and 8 games lost away (25 goals conceded).