Season 119 | 2007-08

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Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
League Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Premier League
6th
3rd Round
3rd Round
6-0 vs. Derby County (a), 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
Martin O'Neill
Saturday, 11 August 2007
Ongoing
41
17
12
12
29
41%
29%
71%
24%
1.54
Chairman
Club Secretary
Randolph Lerner
Sharon Barnhurst

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%
2007-08
41
17
12
12
76
54
22
1.58
1.4
1.85
1.32
10
25%
41%
29%
29
71%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
2007-08
6th
38
16
12
10
71
51
60
20
1.87
1.34
1.39
9
24%
45%
26%
74%

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
2007-08
4
4
5
3
3

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Manchester United
38
27
6
5
80
22
58
87
2
Chelsea
38
25
10
3
65
26
39
85
3
Arsenal
38
24
11
3
74
31
43
83
4
Liverpool
38
21
13
4
67
28
39
76
5
Everton
38
19
8
11
55
33
22
65
6
Aston Villa
38
16
12
10
71
51
20
60
7
Blackburn Rovers
38
15
13
10
50
48
2
58
8
Portsmouth
38
16
9
13
48
40
8
57
9
Manchester City
38
15
10
13
45
53
-8
55
10
West Ham United
38
13
10
15
42
50
-8
49
11
Tottenham Hotspur
38
11
13
14
66
61
5
46
12
Newcastle United
38
11
10
17
45
65
-20
43
13
Middlesbrough
38
10
12
16
43
53
-10
42
14
Wigan Athletic
38
10
10
18
34
51
-17
40
15
Sunderland
38
11
6
21
36
59
-23
39
16
Bolton Wanderers
38
9
10
19
36
54
-18
37
17
Fulham
38
8
12
18
38
60
-22
36
18
Reading
38
10
6
22
41
66
-25
36
19
Birmingham City
38
8
11
19
46
62
-16
35
20
Derby County
38
1
8
29
20
89
-69
11

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Premier League
Saturday, 11 August 2007
Aston Villa
1-2
Liverpool
L
Premier League
Saturday, 18 August 2007
Newcastle United
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 25 August 2007
Aston Villa
2-1
Fulham
W
League Cup 2nd Round
Tuesday, 28 August 2007
Wrexham
0-5
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Sunday, 2 September 2007
Aston Villa
2-0
Chelsea
W
Premier League
Sunday, 16 September 2007
Manchester City
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 23 September 2007
Aston Villa
2-0
Everton
W
League Cup 3rd Round
Wednesday, 26 September 2007
Aston Villa
0-1
Leicester City
L
Premier League
Monday, 1 October 2007
Tottenham Hotspur
4-4
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 6 October 2007
Aston Villa
1-0
West Ham United
W
Premier League
Saturday, 20 October 2007
Aston Villa
1-4
Manchester United
L
Premier League
Sunday, 28 October 2007
Bolton Wanderers
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 3 November 2007
Aston Villa
2-0
Derby County
W
Premier League
Sunday, 11 November 2007
Birmingham City
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 24 November 2007
Middlesbrough
0-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Wednesday, 28 November 2007
Blackburn Rovers
0-4
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 1 December 2007
Aston Villa
1-2
Arsenal
L
Premier League
Saturday, 8 December 2007
Aston Villa
1-3
Portsmouth
L
Premier League
Saturday, 15 December 2007
Sunderland
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 22 December 2007
Aston Villa
1-1
Manchester City
D
Premier League
Wednesday, 26 December 2007
Chelsea
4-4
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 29 December 2007
Wigan Athletic
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Tuesday, 1 January 2008
Aston Villa
2-1
Tottenham Hotspur
W
FA Cup 3rd Round
Saturday, 5 January 2008
Aston Villa
0-2
Manchester United
L
Premier League
Saturday, 12 January 2008
Aston Villa
3-1
Reading
W
Premier League
Monday, 21 January 2008
Liverpool
2-2
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 26 January 2008
Aston Villa
1-1
Blackburn Rovers
D
Premier League
Sunday, 3 February 2008
Fulham
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 9 February 2008
Aston Villa
4-1
Newcastle United
W
Premier League
Sunday, 24 February 2008
Reading
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 1 March 2008
Arsenal
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Wednesday, 12 March 2008
Aston Villa
1-1
Middlesbrough
D
Premier League
Saturday, 15 March 2008
Portsmouth
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 22 March 2008
Aston Villa
0-1
Sunderland
L
Premier League
Saturday, 29 March 2008
Manchester United
4-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 5 April 2008
Aston Villa
4-0
Bolton Wanderers
W
Premier League
Saturday, 12 April 2008
Derby County
0-6
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Sunday, 20 April 2008
Aston Villa
5-1
Birmingham City
W
Premier League
Sunday, 27 April 2008
Everton
2-2
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 3 May 2008
Aston Villa
0-2
Wigan Athletic
L
Premier League
Sunday, 11 May 2008
West Ham United
2-2
Aston Villa
D

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Andreas Weimann
Forward
Sunday, 1 July 2007
SK Rapid Wien
Free
Eric Lichaj
Right Back
Sunday, 1 July 2007
Chicago Fire
Free
Marlon Harewood
Centre Forward
Sunday, 1 July 2007
West Ham United
£4,950,000
Nigel Reo-Coker
Midfielder
Thursday, 5 July 2007
West Ham United
£11,250,000
Scott Carson
Goalkeeper
Friday, 10 August 2007
Liverpool
Loan
Zat Knight
Centre Back
Wednesday, 29 August 2007
Fulham
£4,230,000
Curtis Davies
Centre Back
Friday, 31 August 2007, Thursday, 3 July 2008
West Bromwich Albion
Loan, £9,000,000
Moustapha Salifou
Midfielder
Friday, 31 August 2007
FC Wil 1900
£450,000
Wayne Routledge
Winger
Wednesday, 30 January 2008
Tottenham Hotspur
£1,530,000

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Mark Delaney
Full Back
Wednesday, 15 August 2007
Retired
Released
Liam Ridgewell
Centre Back
Friday, 3 August 2007
Birmingham City
£2,700,000
Gary Cahill
Centre Back
Wednesday, 30 January 2008
Bolton Wanderers
£5,400,000
Scott Carson
Goalkeeper
Monday, 30 June 2008
Liverpool
End of Loan
Luke Moore
Forward
Monday, 30 June 2008
West Bromwich Albion
£3,380,000
Patrik Berger
Winger
Monday, 30 June 2008
AC Sparta Prague
Free
Olof Mellberg
Centre Back
Monday, 30 June 2008
Juventus FC
Free
Curtis Davies
Centre Back
Friday, 28 January 2011
West Bromwich Albion, Birmingham City
End of Loan, £3,600,000

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Nigel Reo-Coker
Player #804
Liverpool (h), Premier League
Saturday, 11 August 2007
Scott Carson
Player #805
Newcastle United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 18 August 2007
Marlon Harewood
Player #806
Fulham (h), Premier League
Saturday, 25 August 2007
Zat Knight
Player #807
Chelsea (h), Premier League
Sunday, 2 September 2007
Curtis Davies
Player #808
Leicester City (h), League Cup
Wednesday, 26 September 2007
Moustapha Salifou
Player #809
Reading (h), Premier League
Saturday, 12 January 2008
Wayne Routledge
Player #810
Bolton Wanderers (h), Premier League
Saturday, 5 April 2008

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Gary Cahill
Player #790
Wrexham (a), League Cup
Tuesday, 28 August 2007
Luke Moore
Player #778
Manchester United (h), FA Cup
Saturday, 5 January 2008
Thomas Sørensen
Player #775
Bolton Wanderers (a), Premier League
Sunday, 13 May 2007
Shaun Maloney
Player #803
Manchester United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 29 March 2008
Patrik Berger
Player #787
Wigan Athletic (h), Premier League
Saturday, 3 May 2008
Scott Carson
Player #805
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Sunday, 11 May 2008
Olof Mellberg
Player #760
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Sunday, 11 May 2008

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
23
25.94
24.00 | Wrexham (a), League Cup
26.90 | West Ham United (a), Premier League
Youngest Starter
Youngest Substitute
Isaiah Osbourne | 19.82 | Tuesday, 28 August 2007
Isaiah Osbourne | 19.97 | Saturday, 20 October 2007
Oldest Starter
Oldest Substitute
Martin Laursen | 31.22 | Sunday, 11 May 2008
Patrik Berger | 34.50 | Saturday, 3 May 2008

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
Gareth Barry
Player #728
1998-09 Aston Villa, Tribunal, 440 (52) |
Olof Mellberg
Player #760
2001-08 Aston Villa, £6.12m, 262 (1) | 8 |
Thomas Sørensen
Player #775
2003-08 Aston Villa, £2.7m, 158 (0) | 0 |
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 |
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 |
Gary Cahill
Player #790
2005-07 Aston Villa, Free, 28 (3) | 1 |
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 |
Stiliyan Petrov
Player #795
2006-13 Aston Villa, £9m, 208 (13) | 12 |
Isaiah Osbourne
Player #798
2006-10 Aston Villa, Free, 14 (16) | 0 |
Ashley Young
Player #801
2007-11, £11.88m, 2021- Free, Aston Villa, 191 (8) | 38 |
John Carew
Player #802
2007-11 Aston Villa, Exchange, 103 (28) | 48 |
Shaun Maloney
Player #803
2007-08 Aston Villa, £1.35m, 18 (15) | 7 |
Nigel Reo-Coker
Player #804
2007-11 Aston Villa, £11.25m, 107 (17) | 3 |
Scott Carson
Player #805
2007-08 Aston Villa, (L), 36 (0) | 0 |
Marlon Harewood
Player #806
2007-09 Aston Villa, £4.95m, 9 (31) | 6 |
Zat Knight
Player #807
2007-09 Aston Villa, £4.23m, 52 (2) | 2 |
Curtis Davies
Player #808
2007-11 Aston Villa, (L), £9m, 60 (7) | 3 |
Moustapha Salifou
Player #809
2007-11 Aston Villa, £450k, 7 (6) | 0 |
Wayne Routledge
Player #810
2008-09 Aston Villa, £1.53m, 2 (6) | 0 |
Barry Bannan
Player #818
2007-13 Aston Villa, Free, 51 (34) | 2 |

Appearances

Player
Total
League Starts
League Subs
FA Cup Starts
FA Cup Subs
EFL Cup Starts
EFL Cup Subs
Unused Sub
M Gareth Barry
40
37
0
1
0
2
0
0
F Gabby Agbonlahor
40
37
0
1
0
2
0
0
CB Martin Laursen
39
38
0
1
0
0
0
1
RB Wilfred Bouma
39
38
0
1
0
0
0
0
W Ashley Young
39
37
0
1
0
0
1
1
M Nigel Reo-Coker
39
36
0
1
0
2
0
0
CB Olof Mellberg
37
33
1
1
0
2
0
0
GK Scott Carson
36
35
0
1
0
0
0
2
CF John Carew
33
32
0
1
0
0
0
1
M Stiliyan Petrov
31
22
6
1
0
1
1
3
CB Zat Knight
28
25
2
0
0
1
0
8
M Craig Gardner
25
15
8
0
1
1
0
7
CF Marlon Harewood
25
1
22
0
0
2
0
9
M Shaun Maloney
25
11
11
0
1
2
0
7
F Luke Moore
18
8
7
0
1
1
1
1
CB Curtis Davies
14
9
3
1
0
1
0
11
M Isaiah Osbourne
10
1
7
0
0
2
0
8
W Patrik Berger
9
0
8
0
0
0
1
3
GK Stuart Taylor
6
3
1
0
0
2
0
35
M Moustapha Salifou
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
9
CB Gary Cahill
2
0
1
0
0
1
0
3
W Wayne Routledge
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
5

Goals

Assists

'Keepers

'Keeper
Appearances
Conceded
Ratio
Clean Sheets
Clean Sheet %
GK Scott Carson
36
48
1.33
9
25%
GK Stuart Taylor
6
6
1.00
1
17%
GK Thomas Sörensen
0
0
0.00
0
0%

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