Stadium of Light

Season by numbers

by Stuart Vose

A statistical snapshot of the 2012-13 campaign.

3,870 – Number of minutes of senior football played by Sunderland this season (excluding injury time)

47 – Percentage shot accuracy in Barclays Premier League games

11 – Goals scored by leading marksman Steven Fletcher

3 – Number of games missed by Simon Mignolet in all competitions in 2012-13

31 – Number of players used at senior level during the season

15 – Goals scored from set pieces in the Barclays Premier League

6 – Assists supplied by Adam Johnson

36 – Number of league starts made by Seb Larsson – more than any other outfield player

18 – Number of appearances made off the bench by the most-used sub, David Vaughan

12 – Number of players who scored at least one league goal this season

20 – Number of players who started at least one league game

40,544 – Average league attendance at the Stadium of Light

12 – Number of players who made their senior debut for the club in 2012-13

21 – Average pass length in metres during league games

178 – Number of defensive blocks made

4 – Number of penalties scored by Craig Gardner this season

19 – Goals conceded at home – seventh-best in the league

1 – Position of Simon Mignolet amongst league goalkeepers in saves made

11 – Number of clean sheets kept by Simon Mignolet in the league this season

41 – Number of league goals scored this season

5 – Number of times Sunderland scored three goals in a league game in 2012-13.