Kevin Phillips contributed the most goals in the 2002-2003 FA Barclaycard Premiership season netting 6 (0.2 goals per game). With a goalscoring average of 0.6 goals per game the Black Cats netted a total of 11 goals at the Stadium of Light conceding 31 (-20), away from home scoring 10 and conceding 34 (-24) with an away goalscoring average of 0.3 and an overall goalscoring average of 0.6 goals per game.
The season finished in 2003 with 4 wins, a win ratio of 10.53%, the Sunderland AFC faithful at the Stadium of Light enjoyed 3 wins and the travelling support saw 1.
Of the 38 games played the Black Cats managed 7 draws by the end of the 2002-2003 season, 2 at the Stadium of Light and 5 away from home.
In total SAFC lost 27 games, 14 games lost at the Stadium of Light (31 goals conceded) and 13 games lost away (34 goals conceded).