Season 107 | 1995-96

1995-96 Aston Villa Squad.jpg

Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
League Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Premier League
4th
Semi Final
Winners
6-0 vs. Peterborough United (h), League Cup

Manager Summary

P: Games Played; W: Games Won; D: Games Drawn; L: Games Lost; PPG: Points per Game (3 Points for a win, 1 Point for a draw); CS%: Clean Sheet percentage; W%: Win Rate; L%: Loss Rate; U: Games Unbeaten; U% Unbeaten Rate.

Manager
From
To
P
W
D
L
U
W%
L%
U%
CS%
PPG
Brian Little
Saturday, 19 August 1995
Ongoing
51
27
12
12
39
53%
24%
76%
43%
1.82
Chairman
Club Secretary
Herbert Douglas Ellis
Steve Stride

Season Statistics

Pos: Final League Position; P: Games Played; W: Games Won; D: Games Drawn; L: Games Lost; F: Goals Scored; A: Goals Conceded; Pts: Final League Points; GD: Goal Difference (A-F); PPG: Points per Game (3 Points for a win, 1 Point for a draw); GR: Goal Ratio (F/A); GPG: Goals Scored per Game; CPG: Goals Conceded per Game; CS: Clean Sheets; CS%: Clean Sheet percentage; W%: Win Rate; L%: Loss Rate; U: Games Unbeaten; U% Unbeaten Rate.

Results - All Competitions

P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
PPG
GR
GPG
CPG
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U
U%
1995-96
51
27
12
12
76
42
34
1.5
1.82
1.49
0.82
22
43%
53%
24%
39
76%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
1995-96
4th
42
18
9
11
52
35
63
17
1.24
0.83
1.49
13
31%
43%
26%
74%

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
1995-96
3
2
7
4
2

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Manchester United
42
25
7
6
73
35
38
82
2
Newcastle United
42
24
6
8
66
37
29
78
3
Liverpool
42
20
11
7
70
34
36
71
4
Aston Villa
42
18
9
11
52
35
17
63
5
Arsenal
42
17
12
9
49
32
17
63
6
Everton
42
17
10
11
64
44
20
61
7
Blackburn Rovers
42
18
7
13
61
47
14
61
8
Tottenham Hotspur
42
16
13
9
50
38
12
61
9
Nottingham Forest
42
15
13
10
50
54
-4
58
10
West Ham United
42
14
9
15
43
52
-9
51
11
Chelsea
42
12
14
12
46
44
2
50
12
Middlesbrough
42
11
10
17
35
50
-15
43
13
Leeds United
42
12
7
19
40
57
-17
43
14
Wimbledon
42
10
11
17
55
70
-15
41
15
Sheffield Wednesday
42
10
10
18
48
61
-13
40
16
Coventry City
42
8
14
16
42
60
-18
38
17
Southampton
42
9
11
18
34
52
-18
38
18
Manchester City
42
9
11
18
33
58
-25
38
19
Queens Park Rangers
42
9
6
23
38
57
-19
33
20
Bolton Wanderers
42
8
5
25
39
71
-32
29

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Premier League
Saturday, 19 August 1995
Aston Villa
3-1
Manchester United
W
Premier League
Wednesday, 23 August 1995
Tottenham Hotspur
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 26 August 1995
Leeds United
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Wednesday, 30 August 1995
Aston Villa
1-0
Bolton Wanderers
W
Premier League
Saturday, 9 September 1995
Blackburn Rovers
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 16 September 1995
Aston Villa
2-0
Wimbledon
W
League Cup 2nd Round
Wednesday, 20 September 1995
Aston Villa
6-0
Peterborough United
W
Premier League
Saturday, 23 September 1995
Aston Villa
1-1
Nottingham Forest
D
Premier League
Saturday, 30 September 1995
Coventry City
0-3
Aston Villa
W
League Cup 2nd Round
Tuesday, 3 October 1995
Peterborough United
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 14 October 1995
Aston Villa
0-1
Chelsea
L
Premier League
Saturday, 21 October 1995
Arsenal
2-0
Aston Villa
L
League Cup 3rd Round
Wednesday, 25 October 1995
Aston Villa
2-0
Stockport County
W
Premier League
Saturday, 28 October 1995
Aston Villa
1-0
Everton
W
Premier League
Saturday, 4 November 1995
West Ham United
1-4
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 18 November 1995
Aston Villa
1-1
Newcastle United
D
Premier League
Monday, 20 November 1995
Southampton
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 25 November 1995
Manchester City
1-0
Aston Villa
L
League Cup 4th Round
Wednesday, 29 November 1995
Aston Villa
1-0
Queens Park Rangers
W
Premier League
Saturday, 2 December 1995
Aston Villa
1-1
Arsenal
D
Premier League
Sunday, 10 December 1995
Nottingham Forest
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 16 December 1995
Aston Villa
4-1
Coventry City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 23 December 1995
Queens Park Rangers
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Monday, 1 January 1996
Middlesbrough
0-2
Aston Villa
W
FA Cup 3rd Round
Saturday, 6 January 1996
Aston Villa
3-0
Gravesend & Northfleet
W
League Cup Quarter Final
Wednesday, 10 January 1996
Aston Villa
1-0
Wolves
W
Premier League
Saturday, 13 January 1996
Manchester United
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Sunday, 21 January 1996
Aston Villa
2-1
Tottenham Hotspur
W
FA Cup 4th Round
Sunday, 28 January 1996
Sheffield United
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Wednesday, 31 January 1996
Aston Villa
0-2
Liverpool
L
Premier League
Saturday, 3 February 1996
Aston Villa
3-0
Leeds United
W
Premier League
Saturday, 10 February 1996
Bolton Wanderers
0-2
Aston Villa
W
League Cup Semi Final
Wednesday, 14 February 1996
Arsenal
2-2
Aston Villa
D
FA Cup 5th Round
Saturday, 17 February 1996
Ipswich Town
1-3
Aston Villa
W
League Cup Semi Final
Wednesday, 21 February 1996
Aston Villa
0-0
Arsenal
D
Premier League
Saturday, 24 February 1996
Wimbledon
3-3
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Wednesday, 28 February 1996
Aston Villa
2-0
Blackburn Rovers
W
Premier League
Sunday, 3 March 1996
Liverpool
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Wednesday, 6 March 1996
Aston Villa
3-2
Sheffield Wednesday
W
Premier League
Saturday, 9 March 1996
Aston Villa
4-2
Queens Park Rangers
W
FA Cup Quarter Final
Wednesday, 13 March 1996
Nottingham Forest
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 16 March 1996
Sheffield Wednesday
0-2
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 19 March 1996
Aston Villa
0-0
Middlesbrough
D
League Cup Final
Sunday, 24 March 1996
Aston Villa
3-0
Leeds United
W
FA Cup Semi Final
Sunday, 31 March 1996
Aston Villa
0-3
Liverpool
L
Premier League
Saturday, 6 April 1996
Chelsea
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Monday, 8 April 1996
Aston Villa
3-0
Southampton
W
Premier League
Sunday, 14 April 1996
Newcastle United
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Wednesday, 17 April 1996
Aston Villa
1-1
West Ham United
D
Premier League
Saturday, 27 April 1996
Aston Villa
0-1
Manchester City
L
Premier League
Sunday, 5 May 1996
Everton
1-0
Aston Villa
L

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Richard Walker
Forward
Saturday, 1 July 1995
Youth Team
Free
Aaron Lescott
Defender
Saturday, 1 July 1995
Youth Team
Free
Gareth Southgate
Centre Back
Saturday, 1 July 1995
Crystal Palace
£3,380,000
Savo Milošević
Forward
Saturday, 1 July 1995
FK Partizan Belgrade
£1,350,000
Mark Draper
Midfielder
Wednesday, 5 July 1995
Leicester City
£4,390,000
Lee Collins
Defender
Tuesday, 1 August 1995
Youth Team
Free
Alan Lee
Forward
Monday, 21 August 1995
Youth Team
Free
Carl Tiler
Centre Back
Saturday, 28 October 1995
Nottingham Forest
£843,000
Julian Joachim
Forward
Saturday, 24 February 1996
Leicester City
£1,890,000
Tommy Jaszczun
Midfielder
Saturday, 1 July 1995
Youth Team
Free

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Dalian Atkinson
Centre Forward
Wednesday, 26 July 1995
Fenerbahçe S.K
£500,000
Shaun Teale
Centre Back
Monday, 14 August 1995
Tranmere Rovers
£450,000
Dave Farrell
Midfielder
Thursday, 14 September 1995
Wycombe Wanderers
£100,000
Guy Whittingham
Forward
Tuesday, 7 November 1995
Sheffield Wednesday
£700,000
Graham Fenton
Forward
Thursday, 21 December 1995
Blackburn Rovers
£1,500,000
Bryan Small
Left Back
Wednesday, 20 March 1996
Bolton Wanderers
Free

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Gareth Southgate
Player #710
Manchester United (h), Premier League
Saturday, 19 August 1995
Mark Draper
Player #711
Manchester United (h), Premier League
Saturday, 19 August 1995
Savo Milošević
Player #712
Manchester United (h), Premier League
Saturday, 19 August 1995
Riccardo Scimeca
Player #713
Manchester United (h), Premier League
Saturday, 19 August 1995
Gareth Farrelly
Player #714
Peterborough United (h), League Cup
Wednesday, 20 September 1995
Carl Tiler
Player #715
Everton (h), Premier League
Saturday, 28 October 1995
Lee Hendrie
Player #716
Queens Park Rangers (a), Premier League
Saturday, 23 December 1995
Julian Joachim
Player #717
Wimbledon (a), Premier League
Saturday, 24 February 1996
Neil Davis
Player #718
Nottingham Forest (a), FA Cup
Wednesday, 13 March 1996
Paul Browne
Player #719
Middlesbrough (h), Premier League
Tuesday, 19 March 1996
Scott Murray
Player #720
Middlesbrough (h), Premier League
Tuesday, 19 March 1996

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Graham Fenton
Player #699
Arsenal (a), Premier League
Saturday, 21 October 1995
Nigel Spink
Player #615
Queens Park Rangers (a), Premier League
Saturday, 23 December 1995
Franz Carr
Player #708
Sheffield Wednesday (a), Premier League
Saturday, 16 March 1996
Paul Browne
Player #719
Everton (a), Premier League
Sunday, 5 May 1996

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
25
25.83
24.17 | Everton (a), Premier League
26.81 | Chelsea (a), Premier League
Youngest Starter
Youngest Substitute
Lee Hendrie | 18.85 | Tuesday, 19 March 1996
Lee Hendrie | 18.61 | Saturday, 23 December 1995
Oldest Starter
Oldest Substitute
Paul McGrath | 36.42 | Saturday, 27 April 1996
Nigel Spink | 37.40 | Saturday, 23 December 1995

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
Nigel Spink
Player #615
1979-95 Aston Villa, £4k, 447 (5) | 0 |
Paul McGrath
Player #667
1989-96 Aston Villa, £425k, 312 (8) | 9 |
Dwight Yorke
Player #672
1990-98 Aston Villa, £120k, 234 (51) | 98 |
Steve Staunton
Player #674
1991-98 Aston Villa, £1.1m, 2000-03 Aston Villa, Free, 332 (14) | 19 |
Ugo Ehiogu
Player #680
1991-00 Aston Villa, £40k, 285 (17) | 15 |
Bryan Small
Player #683
1991-96 Aston Villa, Free, 37 (7) | 7 |
Mark Bosnich
Player #692
1992-99 Aston Villa, £150k, 227 (1) | 0 |
Dave Farrell
Player #696
1992-95 Aston Villa, £63k, 7 (1) | 0 |
Andy Townsend
Player #697
1993-97 Aston Villa, £2.1m, 174 (1) | 11 |
Guy Whittingham
Player #698
1993-95 Aston Villa, £1.3m, 23 (10) | 6 |
Graham Fenton
Player #699
1994-95 Aston Villa, Free, 18 (21) | 3 |
Phil King
Player #700
1994-97 Aston Villa, £216k, 20 (3) | 0 |
Michael Oakes
Player #703
1992-99 Aston Villa, Free, 59 (2) | 0 |
Ian Taylor
Player #705
1994-03 Aston Villa, £1.35m, 254 (37) | 44 |
Tommy Johnson
Player #706
1995-97 Aston Villa, £1.96m, 49 (22) | 17 |
Gary Charles
Player #707
1995-99 Aston Villa, £1.45m, 92 (13) | 4 |
Franz Carr
Player #708
1995-96 Aston Villa, £270k, 2 (2) | 1 |
Alan Wright
Player #709
1995-03 Aston Villa, £1.35m, 324 (5) | 5 |
Gareth Southgate
Player #710
1995-01 Aston Villa, £3.38m, 241 (0) | 9 |
Mark Draper
Player #711
1995-99 Aston Villa, £4.39m, 141 (14) | 11 |
Savo Milošević
Player #712
1995-98 Aston Villa, £1.35m, 110 (7) | 34 |
Riccardo Scimeca
Player #713
1995-99 Aston Villa, Free, 68 (29) | 2 |
Gareth Farrelly
Player #714
1995-97 Aston Villa, Free, 2 (7) | 0 |
Carl Tiler
Player #715
1995-97 Aston Villa, £843k, 13 (2) | 1 |
Lee Hendrie
Player #716
1995-06 Aston Villa, Free, 243 (65) | 31 |
Julian Joachim
Player #717
1996-01 Aston Villa, £1.89m, 113 (58) | 44 |
Neil Davis
Player #718
1996-98 Aston Villa, £28k, 0 (3) | 0 |
Paul Browne
Player #719
1996 Aston Villa, Free, 2 (0) | 0 |
Scott Murray
Player #720
1996-97 Aston Villa, £35k, 4 (0) | 0 |

Appearances

Player
Total
League Starts
League Subs
FA Cup Starts
FA Cup Subs
EFL Cup Starts
EFL Cup Subs
Europe Starts
Europe Subs
Unused Sub
GK Mark Bosnich
51
38
0
5
0
8
0
0
0
0
LB Alan Wright
51
38
0
5
0
8
0
0
0
0
CB Ugo Ehiogu
50
37
0
5
0
8
0
0
0
0
CF Savo Milošević
49
36
1
5
0
7
0
0
0
0
M Mark Draper
49
36
0
5
0
8
0
0
0
0
F Dwight Yorke
48
36
0
4
0
8
0
0
0
0
RB Gary Charles
47
34
0
5
0
8
0
0
0
0
M Andy Townsend
44
29
2
5
0
8
0
0
0
0
CB Gareth Southgate
43
32
0
4
0
7
0
0
0
0
CB Paul McGrath
41
29
1
4
1
5
1
0
0
0
M Ian Taylor
35
23
2
4
0
5
1
0
0
2
F Tommy Johnson
31
18
7
2
0
4
0
0
0
5
CB Riccardo Scimeca
22
8
6
1
2
1
4
0
0
6
LB Steve Staunton
17
9
3
1
0
2
2
0
0
4
F Julian Joachim
11
3
4
0
2
1
1
0
0
1
M Gareth Farrelly
6
1
2
0
1
0
2
0
0
6
F Graham Fenton
5
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
4
F Neil Davis
3
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
M Scott Murray
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
M Lee Hendrie
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
6
GK Nigel Spink
2
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
18
D Paul Browne
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
W Franz Carr
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
5
CB Carl Tiler
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

Goals

Assists

'Keepers

'Keeper
Appearances
Conceded
Ratio
Clean Sheets
Clean Sheet %
GK Mark Bosnich
51
42
0.82
22
43%
GK Nigel Spink
2
0
0.00
2
100%
GK Michael Oakes
0
0
0.00
0
0%

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