Season 112 | 2000-01

2000-01 Aston Villa Squad_edited.jpg

Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
League Cup Progress
European Progress
Biggest Win
Premier League
8th
4th Round
3rd Round
Intertoto Semi Final
4-1 vs. Derby County (h), Premier League
Top Scorer
Most Appearances
Most Starts
9 | Dion Dublin
46 | David James
46 | David James

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
John Gregory
Sunday, 16 July 2000
Ongoing
46
15
17
14
32
33%
30%
70%
24%
1.35
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%
2000-01
46
15
17
14
53
51
2
1.42
1.04
1.15
1.11
11
24%
33%
30%
32
70%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
2000-01
8th
38
13
15
10
46
43
54
3
1.21
1.13
1.07
9
24%
36%
26%
74%

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
2000-01
2
2
11
5
3

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Manchester United
38
24
8
6
79
31
48
80
2
Arsenal
38
20
10
8
63
38
25
70
3
Liverpool
38
20
9
9
71
39
32
69
4
Leeds United
38
20
8
10
64
43
21
68
5
Ipswich Town
38
20
6
12
57
42
15
66
6
Chelsea
38
17
10
11
68
45
23
61
7
Sunderland
38
15
12
11
46
41
5
57
8
Aston Villa
38
13
15
10
46
43
3
54
9
Charlton Athletic
38
14
10
14
50
57
-7
52
10
Southampton
38
14
10
14
40
48
-8
52
11
Newcastle United
38
14
9
15
44
50
-6
51
12
Tottenham Hotspur
38
13
10
15
47
54
-7
49
13
Leicester City
38
14
6
18
39
51
-12
48
14
Middlesbrough
38
9
15
14
44
44
0
42
15
West Ham United
38
10
12
16
45
50
-5
42
16
Everton
38
11
9
18
45
59
-14
42
17
Derby County
38
10
12
16
37
59
-22
42
18
Manchester City
38
8
10
20
41
65
-24
34
19
Coventry City
38
8
10
20
36
63
-27
34
20
Bradford City
38
5
11
22
30
70
-40
26

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Intertoto Cup 3rd Round
Sunday, 16 July 2000
FK Příbram
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Intertoto Cup 3rd Round
Saturday, 22 July 2000
Aston Villa
3-1
FK Příbram
W
Intertoto Cup Semi Final
Wednesday, 26 July 2000
RC Celta de Vigo
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Intertoto Cup Semi Final
Wednesday, 2 August 2000
Aston Villa
1-2
RC Celta de Vigo
L
Premier League
Saturday, 19 August 2000
Leicester City
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Sunday, 27 August 2000
Aston Villa
1-1
Chelsea
D
Premier League
Wednesday, 6 September 2000
Liverpool
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 9 September 2000
Ipswich Town
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 16 September 2000
Aston Villa
2-0
Bradford City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 23 September 2000
Middlesbrough
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 30 September 2000
Aston Villa
4-1
Derby County
W
Premier League
Saturday, 14 October 2000
Arsenal
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 22 October 2000
Aston Villa
0-0
Sunderland
D
Premier League
Saturday, 28 October 2000
Aston Villa
2-1
Charlton Athletic
W
League Cup 3rd Round
Wednesday, 1 November 2000
Aston Villa
0-1
Manchester City
L
Premier League
Sunday, 5 November 2000
Everton
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 11 November 2000
Aston Villa
2-0
Tottenham Hotspur
W
Premier League
Saturday, 18 November 2000
Southampton
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 25 November 2000
Coventry City
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 2 December 2000
Aston Villa
1-1
Newcastle United
D
Premier League
Saturday, 9 December 2000
West Ham United
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 16 December 2000
Aston Villa
2-2
Manchester City
D
Premier League
Saturday, 23 December 2000
Leeds United
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Tuesday, 26 December 2000
Aston Villa
0-1
Manchester United
L
Premier League
Monday, 1 January 2001
Chelsea
1-0
Aston Villa
L
FA Cup 3rd Round
Sunday, 7 January 2001
Newcastle United
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 13 January 2001
Aston Villa
0-3
Liverpool
L
FA Cup 3rd Round Replay
Wednesday, 17 January 2001
Aston Villa
1-0
Newcastle United
W
Premier League
Saturday, 20 January 2001
Manchester United
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Wednesday, 24 January 2001
Aston Villa
1-2
Leeds United
L
FA Cup 4th Round
Saturday, 27 January 2001
Aston Villa
1-2
Leicester City
L
Premier League
Saturday, 3 February 2001
Bradford City
0-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 10 February 2001
Aston Villa
1-1
Middlesbrough
D
Premier League
Saturday, 24 February 2001
Derby County
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Monday, 5 March 2001
Sunderland
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 10 March 2001
Aston Villa
2-1
Ipswich Town
W
Premier League
Sunday, 18 March 2001
Aston Villa
0-0
Arsenal
D
Premier League
Saturday, 31 March 2001
Manchester City
1-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Wednesday, 4 April 2001
Aston Villa
2-1
Leicester City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 7 April 2001
Aston Villa
2-2
West Ham United
D
Premier League
Saturday, 14 April 2001
Aston Villa
2-1
Everton
W
Premier League
Tuesday, 17 April 2001
Charlton Athletic
3-3
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 21 April 2001
Aston Villa
0-0
Southampton
D
Premier League
Saturday, 28 April 2001
Tottenham Hotspur
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 5 May 2001
Aston Villa
3-2
Coventry City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 19 May 2001
Newcastle United
3-0
Aston Villa
L

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Stephen Cooke
Midfielder
Saturday, 1 July 2000
Youth Team
Free
Luc Nilis
Forward
Saturday, 1 July 2000
PSV Eindhoven
Free
Thomas Hitzlsperger
Midfielder
Saturday, 1 July 2000
FC Bayern Munich
Free
David Ginola
Winger
Saturday, 1 July 2000
Tottenham Hotspur
£3,000,000
Alpay Özalan
Centre Back
Friday, 28 July 2000
Fenerbahçe S.K.
£8,100,000
Stefan Moore
Forward
Tuesday, 1 August 2000
Youth Team
Free
Gilles De Bilde
Forward
Tuesday, 10 October 2000
Sheffield Wednesday
Loan
Juan Pablo Ángel
Centre Forward
Monday, 1 January 2001
Club Atlético River Plate
£12,960,000

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Steve Watson
Full Back
Tuesday, 4 July 2000
Everton
£3,380,000
Mark Draper
Midfielder
Monday, 17 July 2000
Southampton
£2,030,000
Benito Carbone
Forward
Wednesday, 9 August 2000
Bradford City
Free
Alan Thompson
Midfielder
Friday, 1 September 2000
Glasgow Celtic
£3,960,000
Aaron Lescott
Defender
Tuesday, 3 October 2000
Sheffield Wednesday
£135,000
Ugo Ehiogu
Centre Back
Friday, 20 October 2000
Middlesbrough
£8,000,000
Matthew Ghent
Goalkeeper
Saturday, 2 December 2000
Lincoln City
Free
David Curtolo
Midfielder
Friday, 26 January 2001
Västerås SK
Free
Gilles De Bilde
Forward
Thursday, 1 February 2001
Sheffield Wednesday
End of Loan
Neil Cutler
Goalkeeper
Saturday, 30 June 2001
Stoke City
Free

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Luc Nilis
Player #749
FK Příbram (h), Intertoto Cup
Saturday, 22 July 2000
Stephen Cooke
Player #750
RC Celta de Vigo (h), Intertoto Cup
Wednesday, 2 August 2000
Alpay Özalan
Player #751
Leicester City (a), Premier League
Saturday, 19 August 2000
David Ginola
Player #752
Leicester City (a), Premier League
Saturday, 19 August 2000
Gilles De Bilde
Player #753
Everton (a), Premier League
Sunday, 5 November 2000
John McGrath
Player #754
Chelsea (a), Premier League
Monday, 1 January 2001
Thomas Hitzlsperger
Player #755
Liverpool (h), Premier League
Saturday, 13 January 2001
Juan Pablo Ángel
Player #756
Manchester United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 20 January 2001

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Alan Thompson
Player #729
RC Celta de Vigo (h), Intertoto Cup
Wednesday, 2 August 2000
Luc Nilis
Player #749
Ipswich Town (a), Premier League
Saturday, 9 September 2000
Ugo Ehiogu
Player #680
Ipswich Town (a), Premier League
Saturday, 9 September 2000
Gilles De Bilde
Player #753
Chelsea (a), Premier League
Monday, 1 January 2001
Richard Walker
Player #727
Newcastle United (a), FA Cup
Wednesday, 17 January 2001
John McGrath
Player #754
Bradford City (a), Premier League
Saturday, 3 February 2001
Julian Joachim
Player #717
Tottenham Hotspur (a), Premier League
Saturday, 28 April 2001
David James
Player #741
Newcastle United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 19 May 2001
Gareth Southgate
Player #710
Newcastle United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 19 May 2001

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
32
28.49
26.58 | Bradford City (a), Premier League
30.26 | Ipswich Town (h), Premier League
Youngest Starter
Youngest Substitute
Jlloyd Samuel | 19.31 | Sunday, 16 July 2000
Stephen Cooke | 17.47 | Wednesday, 2 August 2000
Oldest Starter
Oldest Substitute
David Ginola | 34.34 | Saturday, 19 May 2001
David Ginola | 34.30 | Saturday, 5 May 2001

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
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 |
Ian Taylor
Player #705
1994-03 Aston Villa, £1.35m, 254 (37) | 44 |
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 |
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 |
Richard Walker
Player #727
1997-01 Aston Villa, Free, 4 (6) | 2 |
Gareth Barry
Player #728
1998-09 Aston Villa, Tribunal, 440 (52) |
Alan Thompson
Player #729
1998-00 Aston Villa, £6.48m, 44 (13) | 5 |
Darius Vassell
Player #730
1998-05 Aston Villa, Free, 124 (77) | 43 |
Paul Merson
Player #731
1998-02 Aston Villa, £5.4m, 125 (19) | 19 |
Dion Dublin
Player #735
1998-04 Aston Villa, £7.74m, 148 (41) | 58 |
Aaron Lescott
Player #737
1998-00 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (1) | 0 |
Steve Stone
Player #738
1999-02 Aston Villa, £7.2m, 86 (35) | 7 |
Mark Delaney
Player #740
1999-06 Aston Villa, £338k, 175 (18) | 2 |
David James
Player #741
1999-01 Aston Villa, £2.16m, 84 (0) | 0 |
George Boateng
Player #742
1999-02 Aston Villa, £5.58m, 126 (8) | 5 |
Peter Enckelman
Player #743
1999-03 Aston Villa, £513k, 65 (2) | 0 |
Jlloyd Samuel
Player #745
1998-07 Aston Villa, Free, 168 (32) | 3 |
Neil Cutler
Player #747
1999-01 Aston Villa, Free, 1 (0) |
Jonathan Bewers
Player #748
2000-04 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (1) | 0 |
Luc Nilis
Player #749
2000-02 Aston Villa, Free, 5 (0) | 2 |
Stephen Cooke
Player #750
2000-05 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (4) | 0 |
Alpay Özalan
Player #751
2000-03 Aston Villa, £8.1m, 69 (2) | 1 |
David Ginola
Player #752
2000-01 Aston Villa, £3m, 19 (22) | 5 |
Gilles De Bilde
Player #753
2000-01 Aston Villa (L) 4 (0) | 0 |
John McGrath
Player #754
1999-03 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (3) | 0 |
Thomas Hitzlsperger
Player #755
2001-05 Aston Villa, Free, 82 (32) | 12 |
Juan Pablo Ángel
Player #756
2001-07 Aston Villa, £12.96m, 158 (47) | 63 |
Stefan Moore
Player #764
2001-04 Aston Villa, Free, 11 (19) | 3 |
Michael Standing
Unused Substitute
1998-02 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Gavin Melaugh
Unused Substitute
2000-03 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
David Curtolo
Unused Substitute
1999-01 Aston Villa, £30k, 0 (0) | 0 |
Matthew Ghent
Unused Substitute
1997-00 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (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 David James
46
38
0
3
0
1
0
4
0
0
M Paul Merson
45
38
0
3
0
1
0
3
0
0
LB Alan Wright
44
35
1
3
0
1
0
4
0
0
M Steve Stone
42
33
1
3
0
1
0
4
0
3
M George Boateng
41
29
4
3
0
1
0
4
0
1
CF Dion Dublin
40
29
4
2
1
1
0
3
0
1
M Gareth Barry
38
29
1
2
1
1
0
4
0
3
M Lee Hendrie
37
26
6
1
0
1
0
1
2
3
CB Alpay Özalan
36
33
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
M Ian Taylor
35
26
4
1
0
0
0
4
0
2
CB Gareth Southgate
35
30
0
2
0
1
0
2
0
0
F Darius Vassell
30
5
18
2
1
0
1
0
3
3
W David Ginola
28
13
13
1
0
1
0
0
0
7
F Julian Joachim
25
12
9
0
1
0
0
1
2
3
RB Mark Delaney
21
12
8
0
0
0
0
1
0
5
LB Steve Staunton
17
13
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
7
CF Juan Pablo Ángel
10
7
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
3
RB Jlloyd Samuel
7
1
2
1
0
0
0
3
0
19
F Luc Nilis
5
3
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
CB Ugo Ehiogu
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
2
0
5
F Gilles De Bilde
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
9
M John McGrath
3
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
5
M Alan Thompson
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
2
F Richard Walker
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
5
M Thomas Hitzlsperger
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
M Stephen Cooke
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0

Goals

Assists