Season 124 | 2012-13

2012-13 Aston Villa Squad.jpg

Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
League Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Premier League
15th
4th Round
Semi Final
6-1 vs. Sunderland (h), Premier League
Top Scorer
Most Appearances
Most Starts
23 | Christian Benteke
44 | Matt Lowton
44 | Matt Lowton

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
Paul Lambert
Saturday, 18 August 2012
Ongoing
46
16
11
19
27
35%
41%
59%
13%
1.28
Chairman
Chief Executive
Randolph Lerner
Paul Faulkner

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%
2012-13
46
16
11
19
67
81
-14
1.08
0.83
1.46
1.76
6
13%
35%
41%
27
59%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
2012-13
15th
38
10
11
17
47
69
41
-22
1.24
1.82
0.68
5
13%
25%
45%
55%

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
2012-13
2
2
4
4
3

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Manchester United
38
28
5
5
86
43
43
89
2
Manchester City
38
23
9
6
66
34
32
78
3
Chelsea
38
22
9
7
75
39
36
75
4
Arsenal
38
21
10
7
72
37
35
73
5
Tottenham Hotspur
38
21
9
8
66
46
20
72
6
Everton
38
16
15
7
55
40
15
63
7
Liverpool
38
16
13
9
71
43
28
61
8
West Bromwich Albion
38
14
7
17
53
57
-4
49
9
Swansea City
38
11
13
14
47
51
-4
46
10
West Ham United
38
12
10
16
45
53
-8
46
11
Norwich City
38
10
14
14
41
58
-17
44
12
Fulham
38
11
10
17
50
60
-10
43
13
Stoke City
38
9
15
14
34
45
-11
42
14
Southampton
38
9
14
15
49
60
-11
41
15
Aston Villa
38
10
11
17
47
69
-22
41
16
Newcastle United
38
11
8
19
45
68
-23
41
17
Sunderland
38
9
12
17
41
54
-13
39
18
Wigan Athletic
38
9
9
20
47
73
-26
36
19
Reading
38
6
10
22
43
73
-30
28
20
Queens Park Rangers
38
4
13
21
30
60
-30
25

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Premier League
Saturday, 18 August 2012
West Ham United
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 25 August 2012
Aston Villa
1-3
Everton
L
League Cup 2nd Round
Tuesday, 28 August 2012
Aston Villa
3-0
Tranmere Rovers
W
Premier League
Sunday, 2 September 2012
Newcastle United
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 15 September 2012
Aston Villa
2-0
Swansea City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 22 September 2012
Southampton
4-1
Aston Villa
L
League Cup 3rd Round
Tuesday, 25 September 2012
Manchester City
2-4
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Sunday, 30 September 2012
Aston Villa
1-1
West Brom
D
Premier League
Sunday, 7 October 2012
Tottenham Hotspur
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 20 October 2012
Fulham
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 27 October 2012
Aston Villa
1-1
Norwich City
D
League Cup 4th Round
Tuesday, 30 October 2012
Swindon Town
2-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 3 November 2012
Sunderland
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 10 November 2012
Aston Villa
2-3
Manchester United
L
Premier League
Saturday, 17 November 2012
Manchester City
5-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 24 November 2012
Aston Villa
0-0
Arsenal
D
Premier League
Tuesday, 27 November 2012
Aston Villa
1-0
Reading
W
Premier League
Saturday, 1 December 2012
Queens Park Rangers
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Saturday, 8 December 2012
Aston Villa
0-0
Stoke City
D
League Cup Quarter Final
Tuesday, 11 December 2012
Norwich City
1-4
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 15 December 2012
Liverpool
1-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Sunday, 23 December 2012
Chelsea
8-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Wednesday, 26 December 2012
Aston Villa
0-4
Tottenham Hotspur
L
Premier League
Saturday, 29 December 2012
Aston Villa
0-3
Wigan Athletic
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 1 January 2013
Swansea City
2-2
Aston Villa
D
FA Cup 3rd Round
Saturday, 5 January 2013
Aston Villa
2-1
Ipswich Town
W
League Cup Semi Final
Tuesday, 8 January 2013
Bradford City
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 12 January 2013
Aston Villa
0-1
Southampton
L
Premier League
Saturday, 19 January 2013
West Brom
2-2
Aston Villa
D
League Cup Semi Final
Tuesday, 22 January 2013
Aston Villa
2-1
Bradford City
W
FA Cup 4th Round
Friday, 25 January 2013
Millwall
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 29 January 2013
Aston Villa
1-2
Newcastle United
L
Premier League
Saturday, 2 February 2013
Everton
3-3
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Sunday, 10 February 2013
Aston Villa
2-1
West Ham United
W
Premier League
Saturday, 23 February 2013
Arsenal
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Monday, 4 March 2013
Aston Villa
0-1
Manchester City
L
Premier League
Saturday, 9 March 2013
Reading
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 16 March 2013
Aston Villa
3-2
Queens Park Rangers
W
Premier League
Sunday, 31 March 2013
Aston Villa
1-2
Liverpool
L
Premier League
Saturday, 6 April 2013
Stoke City
1-3
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 13 April 2013
Aston Villa
1-1
Fulham
D
Premier League
Monday, 22 April 2013
Manchester United
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Monday, 29 April 2013
Aston Villa
6-1
Sunderland
W
Premier League
Saturday, 4 May 2013
Norwich City
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 11 May 2013
Aston Villa
1-2
Chelsea
L
Premier League
Sunday, 19 May 2013
Wigan Athletic
2-2
Aston Villa
D

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Jerell Sellars
Forward
Sunday, 1 July 2012
Lincoln City
Free
Brad Watkins
Goalkeeper
Sunday, 1 July 2012
Youth Team
Free
Kevin Toner
Centre Back
Sunday, 1 July 2012
Home Farm
Free
Brett Holman
Winger
Sunday, 1 July 2012
AZ Alkmaar
Free
Karim El Ahmadi
Midfielder
Monday, 2 July 2012
Feyenoord
£2,520,000
Matt Lowton
Right Back
Friday, 6 July 2012
Sheffield United
£3,380,000
Ron Vlaar
Centre Back
Wednesday, 1 August 2012
Feyenoord
£3,420,000
Joe Bennett
Left Back
Wednesday, 29 August 2012
Middlesbrough
£2,840,000
Ashley Westwood
Midfielder
Friday, 31 August 2012
Crewe Alexandra
£2,250,000
Christian Benteke
Centre Forward
Friday, 31 August 2012
KRC Genk
£7,920,000
Jordan Bowery
Forward
Friday, 31 August 2012
Chesterfield
£567,000
Khalid Abdo
Midfielder
Monday, 12 November 2012
Lärje-Angereds IF
Free
Yacouba Sylla
Midfielder
Thursday, 31 January 2013
Clermont Foot 63
£2,160,000
Simon Dawkins
Forward
Thursday, 31 January 2013
Tottenham Hotspur
Loan

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Carlos Cuéllar
Centre Back
Monday, 2 July 2012
Sunderland
Free
James Collins
Centre Back
Wednesday, 1 August 2012
West Ham United
£2,880,000
Stephen Warnock
Left Back
Thursday, 31 January 2013
Leeds United
Free
Stiliyan Petrov
Midfielder
Friday, 30 March 2012, Thursday 9 May 2013
Career Break, Retired
Released
Eric Lichaj
Right Back
Sunday, 30 June 2013
Nottingham Forest
Free
Jean Makoun
Midfielder
Sunday, 30 June 2013
Stade Rennais
£2,700,000
Brett Holman
Winger
Sunday, 30 June 2013
Al-Nasr
Free
Simon Dawkins
Forward
Sunday, 30 June 2013
Tottenham Hotspur
End of Loan
Derrick Williams
Centre Back
Sunday, 30 June 2013
Bristol City
Free

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Ron Vlaar
Player #847
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 18 August 2012
Karim El Ahmadi
Player #848
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 18 August 2012
Brett Holman
Player #849
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 18 August 2012
Matt Lowton
Player #850
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 18 August 2012
Enda Stevens
Player #851
Tranmere Rovers (h), League Cup
Tuesday, 28 August 2012
Graham Burke
Player #852
Tranmere Rovers (h), League Cup
Tuesday, 28 August 2012
Ashley Westwood
Player #853
Swansea City (h), Premier League
Saturday, 15 September 2012
Christian Benteke
Player #854
Swansea City (h), Premier League
Saturday, 15 September 2012
Joe Bennett
Player #855
Southampton (a), Premier League
Saturday, 22 September 2012
Jordan Bowery
Player #856
Manchester City (a), Premier League
Saturday, 17 November 2012
Derrick Williams
Player #857
Queens Park Rangers (a), Premier League
Saturday, 1 December 2012
Yacouba Sylla
Player #858
Everton (a), Premier League
Saturday, 2 February 2013
Simon Dawkins
Player #859
West Ham United (h), Premier League
Sunday, 10 February 2013

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Nathan Delfouneso
Player #814
Everton (h), Premier League
Saturday, 25 August 2012
Derrick Williams
Player #857
Queens Park Rangers (a), Premier League
Saturday, 1 December 2012
Enda Stevens
Player #851
Southampton (h), Premier League
Saturday, 12 January 2013
Stephen Ireland
Player #832
Bradford City (h), League Cup
Tuesday, 22 January 2013
Barry Bannan
Player #818
Liverpool (h), Premier League
Sunday, 31 March 2013
Eric Lichaj
Player #831
Chelsea (h), Premier League
Saturday, 11 May 2013
Simon Dawkins
Player #859
Wigan Athletic (a), Premier League
Sunday, 19 May 2013
Brett Holman
Player #849
Norwich City (a), Premier League
Sunday, 11 May 2014

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
32
24.61
23.35 | Swansea City (a), Premier League
26.45 | West Ham United (a), Premier League
Youngest Starter
Youngest Substitute
Andreas Weimann | 21.08 | Tuesday, 28 August 2012
Graham Burke | 18.70 | Tuesday, 28 August 2012
Oldest Starter
Oldest Substitute
Shay Given | 36.79 | Friday, 25 January 2013
Darren Bent | 29.25 | Monday, 29 April 2013

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
Gabby Agbonlahor
Player #794
2006-18 Aston Villa, Free, 343 (51) | 89 |
Stiliyan Petrov
Player #795
2006-13 Aston Villa, £9m, 208 (13) | 12 |
Nathan Delfouneso
Player #814
2008-14 Aston Villa, Free, 15 (39) | 9 |
Brad Guzan
Player #817
2008-16 Aston Villa, £900k, 170 (1) | 0 |
Barry Bannan
Player #818
2007-13 Aston Villa, Free, 51 (34) | 2 |
Marc Albrighton
Player #820
2008-14 Aston Villa, Free, 60 (44) | 8 |
Fabian Delph
Player #822
2009-16 Aston Villa, £8.55m, 118 (18) | 8 |
Ciaran Clark
Player #824
2008-16 Aston Villa, Free, 145 (18) | 10 |
Stephen Warnock
Player #825
2009-13 Aston Villa, £8.1m, 102 (1) | 4 |
Richard Dunne
Player #827
2009-13 Aston Villa, £6.12m, 113 (0) | 15 |
Andreas Weimann
Player #829
2010-15 Aston Villa, Free, 91 (38) | 24 |
Eric Lichaj
Player #831
2008-13 Aston Villa, Free, 30 (12) | 2 |
Stephen Ireland
Player #832
2010-14 Aston Villa, £8.73m, 45 (15) | 1 |
Chris Herd
Player #833
2008-15 Aston Villa, Free, 36 (6) | 2 |
Darren Bent
Player #836
2011-15 Aston Villa, £19.35m, 53 (20) | 26 |
Jean Makoun
Player #837
2011-13 Aston Villa, £5.8m, 9 (1) | 0
Nathan Baker
Player #838
2008-17 Aston Villa, Free, 114 (8) | 1 |
Shay Given
Player #840
2011-15 Aston Villa, £3.38m, 55 (0) | 0 |
Gary Gardner
Player #841
2009-18 Aston Villa, Free, 25 (22) | 1 |
Charles N'Zogbia
Player #842
2011-15 Aston Villa, £9.72m, 63 (30) | 5 |
Alan Hutton
Player #843
2011-19 Aston Villa, £4.05m, 177 (25) | 3 |
Samir Carruthers
Player #846
2011-13 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (3) | 0 |
Ron Vlaar
Player #847
2012-15 Aston Villa, £3.42m, 87 (1) | 2 |
Karim El Ahmadi
Player #848
2012-14 Aston Villa, £2.52m, 43 (13) | 3 |
Brett Holman
Player #849
2012-13 Aston Villa, Free, 17 (12) | 2 |
Matt Lowton
Player #850
2012-15 Aston Villa, £3.38m, 73 (9) | 2 |
Enda Stevens
Player #851
2011-13 Aston Villa, £257k, 7 (2) | 0 |
Graham Burke
Player #852
2011-15 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (2) | 0 |
Ashley Westwood
Player #853
2012-17 Aston Villa, £2.25m, 151 (9) | 5 |
Christian Benteke
Player #854
2012-15 Aston Villa, £7.92m, 94 (7) | 49 |
Joe Bennett
Player #855
2012-16 Aston Villa, £2.84m, 31 (7) | 1 |
Jordan Bowery
Player #856
2012-14 Aston Villa, £567k, 6 (16) | 0 |
Derrick Williams
Player #857
2011-13 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (1) | 0 |
Yacouba Sylla
Player #858
2012-13 Aston Villa, £2.16m, 13 (11) | 0 |
Simon Dawkins
Player #859
2012-13 Aston Villa, (L) 0 (4) | 0 |
Jack Grealish
Player #870
2011-21 Aston Villa, Free, 164 (49) | 32 |
Daniel Johnson
Unused Substitute
2010-15 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Andy Marshall
Unused Substitute
2010-13 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
RB Matt Lowton
44
37
0
1
0
6
0
0
CF Christian Benteke
39
32
2
0
0
5
0
1
F Andreas Weimann
38
26
4
1
1
4
2
6
GK Brad Guzan
37
36
0
0
0
1
0
9
CB Ciaran Clark
36
28
1
2
0
5
0
1
F Gabby Agbonlahor
33
24
4
0
1
4
0
3
M Fabian Delph
32
19
5
2
0
5
1
6
M Ashley Westwood
31
28
2
1
0
0
0
4
CB Ron Vlaar
30
26
0
1
0
3
0
1
CB Nathan Baker
30
25
1
1
0
3
0
3
LB Joe Bennett
30
21
4
2
0
3
0
3
M Barry Bannan
30
18
6
1
1
4
0
8
W Brett Holman
29
16
11
0
0
1
1
12
W Charles N'Zogbia
28
11
10
2
0
3
2
5
RB Eric Lichaj
23
9
8
2
0
3
1
14
F Darren Bent
23
8
8
2
0
2
3
7
M Karim El Ahmadi
23
12
8
0
0
3
0
7
M Stephen Ireland
17
9
4
0
1
3
0
10
M Chris Herd
13
9
0
0
0
3
1
2
F Jordan Bowery
12
3
7
1
1
0
0
20
W Marc Albrighton
11
4
5
1
0
0
1
7
M Yacouba Sylla
11
7
4
0
0
0
0
3
LB Enda Stevens
9
6
1
0
0
1
1
4
GK Shay Given
9
2
0
2
0
5
0
33
F Simon Dawkins
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
5
F Graham Burke
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
3
M Gary Gardner
2
0
2
0
0
0
0
1
F Nathan Delfouneso
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
D Derrick Williams
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
7

Goals

Assists