Season 116 | 2004-05

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Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
League Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Premier League
10th
3rd Round
3rd Round
4-2 vs. Newcastle United (h), Premier League

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
David O'Leary
Saturday, 14 August 2004
Ongoing
41
13
11
17
24
32%
47%
53%
27%
1.22
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%
2004-05
41
13
11
17
50
59
-9
1.24
0.85
1.22
1.44
11
27%
32%
41%
24
59%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
2004-05
10th
38
12
11
15
45
52
47
-7
1.18
1.37
0.87
11
29%
32%
39%
61%

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
2004-05
3
3
6
6
4

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Chelsea
38
29
8
1
72
15
57
95
2
Arsenal
38
25
8
5
87
36
51
83
3
Manchester United
38
22
11
5
58
26
32
77
4
Everton
38
18
7
13
45
46
-1
61
5
Liverpool
38
17
7
14
52
41
11
58
6
Bolton Wanderers
38
16
10
12
49
44
5
58
7
Middlesbrough
38
14
13
11
53
46
7
55
8
Manchester City
38
13
13
12
47
39
8
52
9
Tottenham Hotspur
38
14
10
14
47
41
6
52
10
Aston Villa
38
12
11
15
45
52
-7
47
11
Charlton Athletic
38
12
10
16
42
58
-16
46
12
Birmingham City
38
11
12
15
40
46
-6
45
13
Fulham
38
12
8
18
52
60
-8
44
14
Newcastle United
38
10
14
14
47
57
-10
44
15
Blackburn Rovers
38
9
15
14
32
43
-11
42
16
Portsmouth
38
10
9
19
43
59
-16
39
17
West Bromwich Albion
38
6
16
16
36
61
-25
34
18
Crystal Palace
38
7
12
19
41
62
-21
33
19
Norwich City
38
7
12
19
42
77
-35
33
20
Southampton
38
6
14
18
45
66
-21
32

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Premier League
Saturday, 14 August 2004
Aston Villa
2-0
Southampton
W
Premier League
Sunday, 22 August 2004
West Brom
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Wednesday, 25 August 2004
Charlton Athletic
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 28 August 2004
Aston Villa
4-2
Newcastle United
W
Premier League
Saturday, 11 September 2004
Aston Villa
0-0
Chelsea
D
Premier League
Saturday, 18 September 2004
Norwich City
0-0
Aston Villa
D
League Cup 2nd Round
Wednesday, 22 September 2004
Aston Villa
3-1
Queens Park Rangers
W
Premier League
Saturday, 25 September 2004
Aston Villa
1-1
Crystal Palace
D
Premier League
Saturday, 2 October 2004
Blackburn Rovers
2-2
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 16 October 2004
Arsenal
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 23 October 2004
Aston Villa
2-0
Fulham
W
League Cup 3rd Round
Tuesday, 26 October 2004
Burnley
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 30 October 2004
Everton
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 6 November 2004
Aston Villa
3-0
Portsmouth
W
Premier League
Saturday, 13 November 2004
Bolton Wanderers
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Monday, 22 November 2004
Aston Villa
1-0
Tottenham Hotspur
W
Premier League
Saturday, 27 November 2004
Manchester City
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 4 December 2004
Aston Villa
1-1
Liverpool
D
Premier League
Sunday, 12 December 2004
Aston Villa
1-2
Birmingham City
L
Premier League
Saturday, 18 December 2004
Middlesbrough
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 26 December 2004
Chelsea
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 28 December 2004
Aston Villa
0-1
Manchester United
L
Premier League
Saturday, 1 January 2005
Aston Villa
1-0
Blackburn Rovers
W
Premier League
Monday, 3 January 2005
Crystal Palace
2-0
Aston Villa
L
FA Cup 3rd Round
Saturday, 8 January 2005
Sheffield United
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 15 January 2005
Aston Villa
3-0
Norwich City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 22 January 2005
Manchester United
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Wednesday, 2 February 2005
Fulham
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 5 February 2005
Aston Villa
1-3
Arsenal
L
Premier League
Saturday, 12 February 2005
Portsmouth
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 26 February 2005
Aston Villa
3-1
Everton
L
Premier League
Saturday, 5 March 2005
Aston Villa
2-0
Middlesbrough
W
Premier League
Sunday, 20 March 2005
Birmingham City
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 2 April 2005
Newcastle United
0-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Sunday, 10 April 2005
Aston Villa
1-1
West Brom
D
Premier League
Saturday, 16 April 2005
Southampton
2-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Wednesday, 20 April 2005
Aston Villa
0-0
Charlton Athletic
D
Premier League
Saturday, 23 April 2005
Aston Villa
1-1
Bolton Wanderers
D
Premier League
Sunday, 1 May 2005
Tottenham Hotspur
5-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 7 May 2005
Aston Villa
1-2
Manchester City
L
Premier League
Sunday, 15 May 2005
Liverpool
2-1
Aston Villa
L

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Václav Drobný
Centre Back
Thursday, 1 July 2004
RC Strasbourg
Loan
Barry Bannan
Midfielder
Thursday, 1 July 2004
Glasgow Celtic
Free
Gary Cahill
Centre Back
Thursday, 1 July 2004
Youth Team
Free
Mathieu Berson
Midfielder
Thursday, 1 July 2004
FC Nantes
£2,070,000
Martin Laursen
Centre Back
Thursday, 1 July 2004
AC Milan
£3,600,000
Carlton Cole
Centre Forward
Sunday, 11 July 2004
Chelsea
Loan
Eric Djemba-Djemba
Midfielder
Saturday, 1 January 2005
Manchester United
£2,290,000
Shane Lowry
Centre Back
Tuesday, 1 February 2005
ECU Joondalup
Free

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Peter Crouch
Centre Forward
Friday, 9 July 2004
Southampton
£2,700,000
Carlton Cole
Centre Forward
Monday, 16 May 2005
Chelsea
End of Loan
Stefan Moore
Forward
Thursday, 30 June 2005
Queens Park Rangers
Free
Darius Vassell
Forward
Thursday, 30 June 2005
Manchester City
£3,240,000
Stephen Cooke
Midfielder
Thursday, 30 June 2005
AFC Bournemouth
Free
Thomas Hitzlsperger
Midfielder
Thursday, 30 June 2005
VfB Stuttgart
Free

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Martin Laursen
Player #779
Southampton (h), Premier League
Saturday, 14 August 2004
Carlton Cole
Player #780
Southampton (h), Premier League
Saturday, 14 August 2004
Steven Davis
Player #781
Norwich City (a), Premier League
Saturday, 18 September 2004
Mathieu Berson
Player #782
Queens Park Rangers (h), League Cup
Wednesday, 22 September 2004
Eric Djemba-Djemba
Player #783
Fulham (a), Premier League
Wednesday, 2 February 2005

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Stefan Moore
Player #764
Manchester United (h), Premier League
Tuesday, 28 December 2004
Mathieu Berson
Player #782
Birmingham City (a), Premier League
Sunday, 20 March 2005
Stefan Postma
Player #766
Tottenham Hotspur (a), Premier League
Sunday, 1 May 2005
Thomas Hitzlsperger
Player #755
Manchester City (h), Premier League
Saturday, 7 May 2005
Carlton Cole
Player #780
Liverpool (a), Premier League
Sunday, 15 May 2005
Darius Vassell
Player #730
Liverpool (a), Premier League
Sunday, 15 May 2005

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
24
26.18
25.21 | Arsenal (h), Premier League
27.14 | Liverpool (a), Premier League
Youngest Starter
Youngest Substitute
Luke Moore | 18.90 | Saturday, 1 January 2005
Luke Moore | 18.51 | Saturday, 14 August 2004
Oldest Starter
Oldest Substitute
Ulises de la Cruz | 30.79 | Sunday, 15 May 2005
Ulises de la Cruz | 30.69 | Sunday, 10 April 2005

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
Lee Hendrie
Player #716
1995-06 Aston Villa, Free, 243 (65) | 31 |
Gareth Barry
Player #728
1998-09 Aston Villa, Tribunal, 440 (52) |
Darius Vassell
Player #730
1998-05 Aston Villa, Free, 124 (77) | 43 |
Mark Delaney
Player #740
1999-06 Aston Villa, £338k, 175 (18) | 2 |
Jlloyd Samuel
Player #745
1998-07 Aston Villa, Free, 168 (32) | 3 |
Stephen Cooke
Player #750
2000-05 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (4) | 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 |
Olof Mellberg
Player #760
2001-08 Aston Villa, £6.12m, 262 (1) | 8 |
Stefan Moore
Player #764
2001-04 Aston Villa, Free, 11 (19) | 3 |
Stefan Postma
Player #766
2002-06 Aston Villa, £2.0m, 10 (4) | 0 |
Ulises de la Cruz
Player #767
2002-06 Aston Villa, £2.43m, 84 (15) | 2 |
Liam Ridgewell
Player #772
2003-07 Aston Villa, Free, 75 (18) | 6 |
Peter Whittingham
Player #774
2003-06 Aston Villa, Free, 39 (27) | 2 |
Thomas Sørensen
Player #775
2003-08 Aston Villa, £2.7m, 158 (0) | 0 |
Gavin McCann
Player #776
2003-07 Aston Villa, £3.04m, 127 (2) | 5 |
Nolberto Solano
Player #777
2004-05 Aston Villa, £1.8m, 47 (5) | 10 |
Luke Moore
Player #778
2004-08 Aston Villa, Free, 41 (57) | 14 |
Martin Laursen
Player #779
2004-09 Aston Villa, £3.6m, 89 (2) | 12 |
Carlton Cole
Player #780
2004-05 Aston Villa, (L) 20 (10) | 3 |
Steven Davis
Player #781
2004-07 Aston Villa, Free, 80 (22) | 9 |
Mathieu Berson
Player #782
2004-06 Aston Villa, £2.07m, 7 (6) | 0 |
Eric Djemba-Djemba
Player #783
2005-07 Aston Villa, £2.29m, 4 (7) | 0 |
Václav Drobný
Unused Substitute
2004-05 Aston Villa, (L) 0 (0) | 0 |
Wayne Henderson
Unused Substitute
2001-06 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
Unused Sub
W Nolberto Solano
39
32
4
1
0
2
0
1
GK Thomas Sörensen
39
36
0
1
0
2
0
1
RB Jlloyd Samuel
38
34
1
1
0
2
0
0
CF Juan Pablo Ángel
38
30
5
1
0
2
0
0
M Gareth Barry
36
33
1
1
0
1
0
0
RB Ulises de la Cruz
35
30
4
0
0
1
0
5
CB Olof Mellberg
33
30
0
1
0
2
0
0
M Lee Hendrie
32
25
4
1
0
2
0
1
RB Mark Delaney
32
30
0
1
0
1
0
1
CF Carlton Cole
30
18
9
1
0
1
1
3
M Thomas Hitzlsperger
30
17
11
0
0
0
2
2
M Steven Davis
29
19
9
0
1
0
0
6
F Luke Moore
27
5
20
0
1
0
1
7
M Gavin McCann
23
20
0
1
0
2
0
1
F Darius Vassell
22
17
4
0
0
1
0
0
CB Liam Ridgewell
17
12
3
1
0
1
0
10
W Peter Whittingham
15
5
8
0
0
2
0
7
M Mathieu Berson
13
7
4
0
1
0
1
10
CB Martin Laursen
12
12
0
0
0
0
0
4
M Eric Djemba-Djemba
6
4
2
0
0
0
0
3
GK Stefan Postma
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
37
F Stefan Moore
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
3

Goals

Assists

'Keepers

'Keeper
Appearances
Conceded
Ratio
Clean Sheets
Clean Sheet %
GK Thomas Sörensen
39
51
1.31
11
28%
GK Stefan Postma
3
8
2.67
0
0%
GK Wayne Henderson
0
0
0.00
0
0%

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