Season 126 | 2014-15

2014-15 Aston Villa Squad.jpg

Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
League Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Premier League
17th
Runners Up
2nd Round
4-0 vs. Sunderland (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
Paul Lambert
Saturday, 16 August 2014
Tuesday, 10 February 2015
28
7
7
14
14
25%
50%
50%
29%
1.00
Tim Sherwood
Saturday, 21 February 2015
Ongoing
16
7
1
8
8
44%
50%
50%
25%
1.37
Scott Marshall, Andy Marshall (Caretakers)
Sunday, 15 February 2015
Sunday, 15 February 2015
1
1
0
0
1
100%
0%
100%
0%
3.00
Manager
Chairman
Chief Executive
Sporting Director
Paul Lambert
Randolph Lerner
Tom Fox
Hendrik Almstadt
Tim Sherwood
Randolph Lerner
Tom Fox
Hendrik Almstadt
Scott Marshall, Andy Marshall (Caretakers)
Randolph Lerner
Tom Fox
Hendrik Almstadt

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%
2014-15
45
15
8
22
40
65
-25
1
0.62
0.89
1.44
12
27%
33%
49%
23
51%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
2014-15
17th
38
10
8
20
31
57
38
-26
0.82
1.5
0.54
10
26%
26%
53%
47%

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
2014-15
3
2
5
9
6

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Chelsea
38
26
9
3
73
32
41
87
2
Manchester City
38
24
7
7
83
38
45
79
3
Arsenal
38
22
9
7
71
36
35
75
4
Manchester United
38
20
10
8
62
37
25
70
5
Tottenham Hotspur
38
19
7
12
58
53
5
64
6
Liverpool
38
18
8
12
52
48
4
62
7
Southampton
38
18
6
14
54
33
21
60
8
Swansea City
38
16
8
14
46
49
-3
56
9
Stoke City
38
15
9
14
48
45
3
54
10
Crystal Palace
38
13
9
16
47
51
-4
48
11
Everton
38
12
11
15
48
50
-2
47
12
West Ham United
38
12
11
15
44
47
-3
47
13
West Bromwich Albion
38
11
11
16
38
51
-13
44
14
Leicester City
38
11
8
19
46
55
-9
41
15
Newcastle United
38
10
9
19
40
63
-23
39
16
Sunderland
38
7
17
14
31
53
-22
38
17
Aston Villa
38
10
8
20
31
57
-26
38
18
Hull City
38
8
11
19
33
51
-18
35
19
Burnley
38
7
12
19
28
53
-25
33
20
Queens Park Rangers
38
8
6
24
42
73
-31
30

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Premier League
Saturday, 16 August 2014
Stoke City
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 23 August 2014
Aston Villa
0-0
Newcastle United
D
League Cup 2nd Round
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Aston Villa
0-1
Leyton Orient
L
Premier League
Sunday, 31 August 2014
Aston Villa
2-1
Hull City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 13 September 2014
Liverpool
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 20 September 2014
Aston Villa
0-3
Arsenal
L
Premier League
Saturday, 27 September 2014
Chelsea
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 4 October 2014
Aston Villa
0-2
Manchester City
L
Premier League
Saturday, 18 October 2014
Everton
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Monday, 27 October 2014
Queens Park Rangers
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 2 November 2014
Aston Villa
1-2
Tottenham Hotspur
L
Premier League
Saturday, 8 November 2014
West Ham United
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Monday, 24 November 2014
Aston Villa
1-1
Southampton
D
Premier League
Saturday, 29 November 2014
Burnley
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Premier League
Tuesday, 2 December 2014
Crystal Palace
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Sunday, 7 December 2014
Aston Villa
1-2
Leicester City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 13 December 2014
West Brom
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 20 December 2014
Aston Villa
1-1
Manchester United
D
Premier League
Friday, 26 December 2014
Swansea City
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 28 December 2014
Aston Villa
0-0
Sunderland
D
Premier League
Thursday, 1 January 2015
Aston Villa
0-0
Crystal Palace
D
FA Cup 3rd Round
Sunday, 4 January 2015
Aston Villa
1-0
Blackpool
W
Premier League
Saturday, 10 January 2015
Leicester City
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 17 January 2015
Aston Villa
0-2
Liverpool
L
FA Cup 4th Round
Sunday, 25 January 2015
Aston Villa
2-1
AFC Bournemouth
W
Premier League
Sunday, 1 February 2015
Arsenal
5-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 7 February 2015
Aston Villa
1-2
Chelsea
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 10 February 2015
Hull City
2-0
Aston Villa
L
FA Cup 5th Round
Sunday, 15 February 2015
Aston Villa
2-1
Leicester City
W
Premier League
Saturday, 21 February 2015
Aston Villa
1-2
Stoke City
L
Premier League
Saturday, 28 February 2015
Newcastle United
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 3 March 2015
Aston Villa
2-1
West Brom
W
FA Cup Quarter Final
Saturday, 7 March 2015
Aston Villa
2-0
West Brom
W
Premier League
Saturday, 14 March 2015
Sunderland
0-4
Aston Villa
W
Premier League
Saturday, 21 March 2015
Aston Villa
0-1
Swansea City
L
Premier League
Saturday, 4 April 2015
Manchester United
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Tuesday, 7 April 2015
Aston Villa
3-3
Queens Park Rangers
D
Premier League
Saturday, 11 April 2015
Tottenham Hotspur
0-1
Aston Villa
W
FA Cup Semi Final
Sunday, 19 April 2015
Aston Villa
2-1
Liverpool
W
Premier League
Saturday, 25 April 2015
Manchester City
3-2
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Saturday, 2 May 2015
Aston Villa
3-2
Everton
W
Premier League
Saturday, 9 May 2015
Aston Villa
1-0
West Ham United
W
Premier League
Saturday, 16 May 2015
Southampton
6-1
Aston Villa
L
Premier League
Sunday, 24 May 2015
Aston Villa
0-1
Burnley
L
FA Cup Final
Saturday, 30 May 2015
Aston Villa
0-4
Arsenal
L

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Joe Cole
Midfielder
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
West Ham United
Free
Riccardo Calder
Left Back
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
Youth Team
Free
Harry McKirdy
Forward
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
Youth Team
Free
Callum O'Hare
Forward
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
Youth Team
Free
Philippe Senderos
Centre Back
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
Valencia CF
Free
Jordan Lyden
Midfielder
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
Youth Team
Free
Kieran Richardson
Left Back
Friday, 11 July 2014
Fulham
£675,000
Aly Cissokho
Right Back
Friday, 8 August 2014
Valencia CF
£2,250,000
Carlos Sánchez
Midfielder
Friday, 15 August 2014
Elche CF
£5,400,000
Tom Cleverley
Midfielder
Monday, 1 September 2014
Manchester United
Loan
Carles Gil
Winger
Tuesday, 13 January 2015
Valencia CF
£3,780,000
Scott Sinclair
Winger
Friday, 30 January 2015, Wednesday, 1 July 2015
Manchester City
Loan, £3,150,000
Niall Mason
Right Back
Wednesday, 1 April 2015
Southampton
Free
André Green
Winger
Tuesday, 1 July 2014
Youth Team
Free

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Nathan Delfouneso
Forward
Tuesday, 29 July 2014
Blackpool
Free
Samir Carruthers
Midfielder
Wednesday, 6 August 2014
MK Dons
£225,000
Karim El Ahmadi
Midfielder
Monday, 1 September 2014
Feyenoord
£630,000
Daniel Johnson
Forward
Friday, 23 January 2015
Preston North End
£59,000
Tom Cleverley
Midfielder
Sunday, 31 May 2015
Manchester United
End of Loan
Yacouba Sylla
Midfielder
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Stade Rennais
£1,350,000
Matt Lowton
Right Back
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Burnley
£1,260,000
Andreas Weimann
Forward
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Derby County
£3,420,000
Darren Bent
Forward
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Derby County
Free
Enda Stevens
Left Back
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Portsmouth
Free
Ron Vlaar
Centre Back
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Unattached
Released
Chris Herd
Midfielder
Tuesday, 30 June 2015
Unattached
Released

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Philippe Senderos
Player #871
Stoke City (a), Premier League
Saturday, 16 August 2014
Kieran Richardson
Player #872
Stoke City (a), Premier League
Saturday, 16 August 2014
Aly Cissokho
Player #873
Stoke City (a), Premier League
Saturday, 16 August 2014
Carlos Sánchez
Player #874
Newcastle United (h), Premier League
Saturday, 23 August 2014
Joe Cole
Player #875
Leyton Orient (h), League Cup
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Tom Cleverley
Player #876
Liverpool (a), Premier League
Saturday, 13 September 2014
Carles Gil
Player #877
Liverpool (h), Premier League
Saturday, 17 January 2015
Scott Sinclair
Player #878
Arsenal (a), Premier League
Sunday, 1 February 2015
Rushian Hepburn-Murphy
Player #879
Sunderland (a), Premier League
Saturday, 14 March 2015

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Callum Robinson
Player #867
Tottenham Hotspur (a), Premier League
Sunday, 11 May 2014
Karim El Ahmadi
Player #848
Tottenham Hotspur (a), Premier League
Sunday, 11 May 2014
Philippe Senderos
Player #871
West Ham United (a), Premier League
Saturday, 8 November 2014
Darren Bent
Player #836
Southampton (h), Premier League
Monday, 24 November 2014
Andreas Weimann
Player #829
Tottenham Hotspur (a), Premier League
Saturday, 11 April 2015
Tom Cleverley
Player #876
Arsenal (n), FA Cup Final
Saturday, 30 May 2015
Fabian Delph
Player #822
Arsenal (n), FA Cup Final
Saturday, 30 May 2015
Ron Vlaar
Player #847
Arsenal (n), FA Cup Final
Saturday, 30 May 2015
Christian Benteke
Player #854
Arsenal (n), FA Cup Final
Saturday, 30 May 2015
Shay Given
Player #840
Arsenal (n), FA Cup Final
Saturday, 30 May 2015
Matt Lowton
Player #850
Southampton (a), Premier League
Sunday, 15 May 2016

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
35
26.83
25.38 | Burnley (h), Premier League
28.12 | Leyton Orient (h), League Cup
Youngest Starter
Youngest Substitute
Jack Grealish | 18.98 | Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Rushian Hepburn-Murphy | 16.49 | Saturday, 14 March 2015
Oldest Starter
Oldest Substitute
Shay Given | 39.13 | Saturday, 30 May 2015
Joe Cole | 33.50 | Saturday, 2 May 2015

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
Gabby Agbonlahor
Player #794
2006-18 Aston Villa, Free, 343 (51) | 89 |
Brad Guzan
Player #817
2008-16 Aston Villa, £900k, 170 (1) | 0 |
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 |
Andreas Weimann
Player #829
2010-15 Aston Villa, Free, 91 (38) | 24 |
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 |
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 |
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 |
Matt Lowton
Player #850
2012-15 Aston Villa, £3.38m, 73 (9) | 2 |
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 |
Yacouba Sylla
Player #858
2012-13 Aston Villa, £2.16m, 13 (11) | 0 |
Leandro Bacuna
Player #860
2013-17 Aston Villa, £1.26m, 101 (30) | 8 |
Antonio Luna
Player #861
2013-15 Aston Villa, £1.8m, 17 (1) | 1 |
Jores Okore
Player #862
2013-17 Aston Villa, £4.23m, 43 (4) | 0 |
Aleksandar Tonev
Player #863
2013-15 Aston Villa, £2,88m, 8 (12) | 0 |
Nicklas Helenius
Player #864
2013-14 Aston Villa, £1.35m, 0 (6) | 1 |
Jed Steer
Player #865
2013- Aston Villa, £486k, 35 (1) | 0 |
Libor Kozák
Player #866
2013-17 Aston Villa, £5.85m, 12 (10) | 4 |
Callum Robinson
Player #867
2013-16 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (5) | 0 |
Jack Grealish
Player #870
2011-21 Aston Villa, Free, 164 (49) | 32 |
Philippe Senderos
Player #871
2014-16 Aston Villa, Free, 8 (1) | 0 |
Kieran Richardson
Player #872
2014-16 Aston Villa, £675k, 32 (9) | 0 |
Aly Cissokho
Player #873
2014-17 Aston Villa, £2.25m, 56 (2) | 0 |
Carlos Sánchez
Player #874
2014-16 Aston Villa, £5.4m, 42 (14) | 1 |
Joe Cole
Player #875
2014-16 Aston Villa, Free, 5 (11) | 1 |
Tom Cleverley
Player #876
2014-15 Aston Villa, (L) 38 (0) | 3 |
Carles Gil
Player #877
2014-18 Aston Villa, £3.78m, 25 (9) | 3 |
Scott Sinclair
Player #878
2015-16 Aston Villa, (L), £3.15m, 30 (15) | 9 |
Rushian Hepburn-Murphy
Player #879
2014-20 Aston Villa, Free, 2 (15) | 0 |
André Green
Player #891
2014-20 Aston Villa, Free, 21 (27) | 1 |
Riccardo Calder
Unused Substitute
2014-17 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Daniel Johnson
Unused Substitute
2010-15 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Lewis Kinsella
Unused Substitute
2014-16 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Janoi Donacien
Unused Substitute
2013-16 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
M Tom Cleverley
38
32
0
6
0
0
0
2
F Gabby Agbonlahor
36
30
4
1
1
0
0
1
F Andreas Weimann
35
20
11
2
1
0
1
8
RB Alan Hutton
35
27
3
4
0
1
0
0
M Ashley Westwood
34
25
2
5
1
1
0
2
CF Christian Benteke
34
26
3
5
0
0
0
0
GK Brad Guzan
34
34
0
0
0
0
0
10
M Carlos Sánchez
33
20
8
2
2
1
0
10
M Fabian Delph
32
27
1
4
0
0
0
1
W Charles N'Zogbia
31
19
8
3
1
0
0
8
CB Ciaran Clark
29
22
3
4
0
0
0
5
CB Jores Okore
28
22
1
4
1
0
0
7
RB Aly Cissokho
27
24
1
2
0
0
0
3
LB Kieran Richardson
26
16
6
3
0
1
0
3
M Leandro Bacuna
26
10
9
4
2
1
0
15
M Jack Grealish
24
7
10
3
3
1
0
11
CB Ron Vlaar
23
19
1
3
0
0
0
3
M Joe Cole
15
3
9
1
1
1
0
10
CB Nathan Baker
13
8
3
1
0
1
0
7
RB Matt Lowton
13
8
4
1
0
0
0
16
W Scott Sinclair
12
5
4
1
2
0
0
3
GK Shay Given
10
3
0
6
0
1
0
34
CB Philippe Senderos
9
7
1
0
0
1
0
4
F Darren Bent
8
0
7
0
0
1
0
4
W Carles Gil
7
4
1
1
1
0
0
6
GK Jed Steer
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
F Rushian Hepburn-Murphy
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0

Goals

Player
Total
League
FA Cup
EFL Cup
CF Christian Benteke
15
13
2
0
F Gabby Agbonlahor
6
6
0
0
F Andreas Weimann
4
3
1
0