Season 117 | 2005-06

2005-06 Aston Villa Squad.jpg

Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
League Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Premier League
16th
5th Round
4th Round
8-3 vs. Wycombe Wanderers (a), 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
David O'Leary
Saturday, 13 August 2005
Sunday, 7 May 2006
45
14
13
18
27
31%
40%
60%
29%
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%
2005-06
45
14
13
18
57
65
-8
1.11
0.88
1.27
1.44
13
29%
31%
40%
27
60%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
2005-06
16th
38
10
12
16
42
55
42
-13
1.11
1.45
0.76
11
29%
25%
42%
58%

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
2005-06
2
2
5
6
3

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Chelsea
38
29
4
5
72
22
50
91
2
Manchester United
38
25
8
5
72
34
38
83
3
Liverpool
38
25
7
6
57
25
32
82
4
Arsenal
38
20
7
11
68
31
37
67
5
Tottenham Hotspur
38
18
11
9
53
38
15
65
6
Blackburn Rovers
38
19
6
13
51
42
9
63
7
Newcastle United
38
17
7
14
47
42
5
58
8
Bolton Wanderers
38
15
11
12
49
41
8
56
9
West Ham United
38
16
7
15
52
55
-3
55
10
Wigan Athletic
38
15
6
17
45
52
-7
51
11
Everton
38
14
8
16
34
49
-15
50
12
Fulham
38
14
6
18
48
58
-10
48
13
Charlton Athletic
38
13
8
17
41
55
-14
47
14
Middlesbrough
38
12
9
17
48
58
-10
45
15
Manchester City
38
13
4
21
43
48
-5
43
16
Aston Villa
38
10
12
16
42
55
-13
42
17
Portsmouth
38
10
8
20
37
62
-25
38
18
Birmingham City
38
8
10
20
28
50
-22
34
19
West Bromwich Albion
38
7
9
22
31
58
-27
30
20
Sunderland
38
3
6
29
26
69
-43
15

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Premier League
Saturday, 13 August 2005
Aston Villa
2-2
Bolton Wanderers
D
Premier League
Saturday, 20 August 2005
Manchester United
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 23 August 2005
Portsmouth
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 27 August 2005
Aston Villa
1-0
Blackburn Rovers
W
Premier League
Monday, 12 September 2005
West Ham United
4-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 17 September 2005
Aston Villa
1-1
Tottenham Hotspur
D
League Cup 2nd Round
Tuesday, 20 September 2005
Wycombe Wanderers
3-8
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 24 September 2005
Chelsea
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 2 October 2005
Aston Villa
2-3
Middlesbrough
L
Premier League
Sunday, 16 October 2005
Birmingham City
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 22 October 2005
Aston Villa
0-2
Wigan Athletic
L
League Cup 3rd Round
Tuesday, 25 October 2005
Aston Villa
1-0
Burnley
W
Premier League
Monday, 31 October 2005
Manchester City
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 5 November 2005
Aston Villa
0-2
Liverpool
L
Premier League
Saturday, 19 November 2005
Sunderland
1-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 26 November 2005
Aston Villa
1-0
Charlton Athletic
W
League Cup 4th Round
Tuesday, 29 November 2005
Doncaster Rovers
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 3 December 2005
Newcastle United
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 10 December 2005
Bolton Wanderers
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 17 December 2005
Aston Villa
0-2
Manchester United
L
Premier League
Monday, 26 December 2005
Aston Villa
4-0
Everton
W
Premier League
Wednesday, 28 December 2005
Fulham
3-3
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 31 December 2005
Aston Villa
0-0
Arsenal
D
Premier League
Monday, 2 January 2006
West Brom
1-2
Aston Villa
W
FA Cup 3rd Round
Saturday, 7 January 2006
Hull City
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 14 January 2006
Aston Villa
1-2
West Ham United
L
Premier League
Saturday, 21 January 2006
Tottenham Hotspur
0-0
Aston Villa
D
FA Cup 4th Round
Saturday, 28 January 2006
Aston Villa
3-1
Port Vale
W
Premier League
Wednesday, 1 February 2006
Aston Villa
1-1
Chelsea
D
Premier League
Saturday, 4 February 2006
Middlesbrough
0-4
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 11 February 2006
Aston Villa
1-2
Newcastle United
L
FA Cup 5th Round
Sunday, 19 February 2006
Aston Villa
1-1
Manchester City
D
Premier League
Saturday, 25 February 2006
Charlton Athletic
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 4 March 2006
Aston Villa
1-0
Portsmouth
W
Premier League
Saturday, 11 March 2006
Blackburn Rovers
2-0
Aston Villa
L
FA Cup 5th Round Replay
Tuesday, 14 March 2006
Manchester City
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 18 March 2006
Everton
4-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 25 March 2006
Aston Villa
0-0
Fulham
D
Premier League
Saturday, 1 April 2006
Arsenal
5-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 9 April 2006
Aston Villa
0-0
West Brom
D
Premier League
Sunday, 16 April 2006
Aston Villa
3-1
Birmingham City
W
Premier League
Tuesday, 18 April 2006
Wigan Athletic
3-2
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 25 April 2006
Aston Villa
0-1
Manchester City
L
Premier League
Saturday, 29 April 2006
Liverpool
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 7 May 2006
Aston Villa
2-1
Sunderland
W

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Chris Herd
Midfielder
Tuesday, 1 February 2005
ECU Joondalup
Free
Wilfred Bouma
Right Back
Friday, 1 July 2005
PSV Eindhoven
£4,230,000
Aaron Hughes
Left Back
Friday, 1 July 2005
Newcastle United
£1,350,000
Kevin Phillips
Forward
Friday, 1 July 2005
Southampton
£1,350,000
Stuart Taylor
Goalkeeper
Friday, 1 July 2005
Arsenal
Free
Patrik Berger
Winger
Friday, 1 July 2005
Portsmouth
Free
Gabby Agbonlahor
Forward
Friday, 1 July 2005
Youth Team
Free
Eirik Bakke
Midfielder
Monday, 1 August 2005
Leeds United
Loan
Milan Baroš
Forward
Tuesday, 23 August 2005
Liverpool
£7,960,000
James Milner
Winger
Wednesday, 31 August 2005, Friday, 29 August 2008
Newcastle United
Loan, £13,500,000
Craig Gardner
Midfielder
Sunday, 1 January 2006
Youth Team
Free

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Václav Drobný
Centre Back
Thursday, 30 June 2005
RC Strasbourg
End of Loan
Nolberto Solano
Winger
Sunday, 1 January 2006
Newcastle United
£2,030,000
Eirik Bakke
Midfielder
Saturday, 31 January 2006
Leeds United
End of Loan
Wayne Henderson
Goalkeeper
Friday, 30 June 2006
Brighton & Hove Albion
£45,000
Ulises de la Cruz
Right Back
Friday, 30 June 2006
Reading
Free
Mathieu Berson
Midfielder
Friday, 30 June 2006
Levante Unión Deportiva
£225,000
James Milner
Winger
Monday, 8 May 2006, Tuesday, 17 August 2010
Newcastle United, Manchester City
End of Loan, £19,800,000

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Aaron Hughes
Player #784
Bolton Wanderers (h), Premier League
Saturday, 13 August 2005
Kevin Phillips
Player #785
Bolton Wanderers (h), Premier League
Saturday, 13 August 2005
Milan Baroš
Player #786
Blackburn Rovers (h), Premier League
Saturday, 27 August 2005
Patrik Berger
Player #787
Blackburn Rovers (h), Premier League
Saturday, 27 August 2005
Wilfred Bouma
Player #788
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Monday, 12 September 2005
James Milner
Player #789
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Monday, 12 September 2005
Gary Cahill
Player #790
Wycombe Wanderers (a), League Cup
Tuesday, 20 September 2005
Eirik Bakke
Player #791
Middlesbrough (h), Premier League
Sunday, 2 October 2005
Stuart Taylor
Player #792
Manchester City (a), Premier League
Monday, 31 October 2005
Craig Gardner
Player #793
Everton (h), Premier League
Monday, 26 December 2005
Gabby Agbonlahor
Player #794
Everton (a), Premier League
Saturday, 18 March 2006

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Nolberto Solano
Player #777
Portsmouth (a), Premier League
Tuesday, 23 August 2005
Eirik Bakke
Player #791
West Ham United (h), Premier League
Saturday, 14 January 2006
Ulises de la Cruz
Player #767
Wigan Athletic (a), Premier League
Tuesday, 18 April 2006

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
28
25.63
24.31 | Everton (a), Premier League
27.37 | Bolton Wanderers (h), Premier League
Youngest Starter
Youngest Substitute
Craig Gardner | 19.23 | Saturday, 11 February 2006
Craig Gardner | 19.10 | Monday, 26 December 2005
Oldest Starter
Oldest Substitute
Kevin Phillips | 32.89 | Sunday, 7 May 2006
Kevin Phillips | 32.87 | Saturday, 29 April 2006

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) |
Mark Delaney
Player #740
1999-06 Aston Villa, £338k, 175 (18) | 2 |
Jlloyd Samuel
Player #745
1998-07 Aston Villa, Free, 168 (32) | 3 |
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 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 |
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 |
Aaron Hughes
Player #784
2005-07 Aston Villa, £1.35m, 60 (4) | 0 |
Kevin Phillips
Player #785
2005-06 Aston Villa, £1.35m, 22 (5) | 5 |
Milan Baroš
Player #786
2005-07 Aston Villa, £7.96m, 40 (11) | 13 |
Patrik Berger
Player #787
2005-08 Aston Villa, Free, 9 (23) | 2 |
Wilfred Bouma
Player #788
2005-10 Aston Villa, £4.23m, 87 (3) | 1 |
James Milner
Player #789
2005-06 Aston Villa, (L), 2008-10 Aston Villa, £13.5m, 119 (7) | 22 |
Gary Cahill
Player #790
2005-07 Aston Villa, Free, 28 (3) | 1 |
Eirik Bakke
Player #791
2005-06 Aston Villa, (L) 8 (6) | 0 |
Stuart Taylor
Player #792
2005-08 Aston Villa, Free, 14 (3) | 0 |
Craig Gardner
Player #793
2005-09 Aston Villa, Free, 49 (31) | 6 |
Gabby Agbonlahor
Player #794
2006-18 Aston Villa, Free, 343 (51) | 89 |
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
GK Thomas Sörensen
43
36
0
4
0
3
0
1
M Steven Davis
42
34
1
4
0
3
0
0
M Gareth Barry
42
36
0
3
0
3
0
0
LB Aaron Hughes
41
35
0
4
0
2
0
0
M Gavin McCann
38
32
0
4
0
2
0
0
CF Juan Pablo Ángel
37
12
19
2
1
3
0
2
CB Liam Ridgewell
37
30
2
1
1
3
0
8
W James Milner
33
27
0
3
0
3
0
0
CB Olof Mellberg
33
27
0
4
0
2
0
1
F Luke Moore
32
16
11
3
0
0
2
8
F Milan Baroš
30
24
1
3
0
2
0
0
F Kevin Phillips
27
20
3
1
1
1
1
2
RB Jlloyd Samuel
24
14
5
2
0
3
0
7
RB Wilfred Bouma
21
20
0
1
0
0
0
2
M Lee Hendrie
19
7
9
2
0
0
1
9
RB Mark Delaney
16
12
0
3
0
1
0
2
M Eirik Bakke
14
8
6
0
0
0
0
1
F Gabby Agbonlahor
9
3
6
0
0
0
0
0
W Patrik Berger
9
3
5
0
0
1
0
1
M Craig Gardner
9
3
5
0
1
0
0
9
CB Gary Cahill
8
6
1
0
0
1
0
9
RB Ulises de la Cruz
8
4
3
0
0
0
1
11
W Peter Whittingham
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
8
M Eric Djemba-Djemba
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
8
W Nolberto Solano
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
GK Stuart Taylor
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
43
CB Martin Laursen
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0

Goals

Assists

'Keepers

'Keeper
Appearances
Conceded
Ratio
Clean Sheets
Clean Sheet %
GK Thomas Sörensen
43
56
1.30
13
30%
GK Stuart Taylor
2
4
2.00
0
0%
GK Wayne Henderson
0
0
0.00
0
0%

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