Season 129 | 2017-18

2017-18 Aston Villa Squad.jpg

Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
League Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Championship
4th
3rd Round
3rd Round
5-0 vs. Bristol City (h), Championship
Top Scorer
Most Appearances
Most Starts
15 | Albert Adomah
50 | James Chester
50 | James Chester

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
Steve Bruce
Saturday, 5 August 2017
Ongoing
53
27
12
14
39
51%
26%
74%
42%
1.80
Chairman
Chief Executive
Sporting Director
Dr. Tony Xia
Keith Wyness

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%
2017-18
53
27
12
14
80
50
30
1.8
1.61
1.51
0.94
22
42%
51%
26%
39
74%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
2017-18
4th
46
24
11
11
72
42
83
30
1.57
0.91
1.71
22
45%
52%
24%
76%

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
2017-18
5
5
6
5
2

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Wolverhampton Wanderers
46
30
9
7
82
39
43
99
2
Cardiff City
46
27
9
10
69
39
30
90
3
Fulham
46
25
13
8
79
46
33
88
4
Aston Villa
46
24
11
11
72
42
30
83
5
Middlesbrough
46
22
10
14
67
45
22
76
6
Derby County
46
20
15
11
69
48
21
75
7
Preston North End
46
19
16
11
58
45
13
73
8
Millwall
46
19
15
12
56
45
11
72
9
Brentford
46
18
15
13
62
52
10
69
10
Sheffield United
46
20
9
17
62
55
7
69
11
Bristol City
46
17
16
13
67
58
9
67
12
Ipswich Town
46
17
9
20
57
60
-3
60
13
Leeds United
46
17
9
20
59
64
-5
60
14
Norwich City
46
15
15
16
49
60
-11
60
15
Sheffield Wednesday
46
14
15
17
59
60
-1
57
16
Queens Park Rangers
46
15
11
20
58
70
-12
56
17
Nottingham Forest
46
15
8
23
51
65
-14
53
18
Hull City
46
11
16
19
70
70
0
49
19
Birmingham City
46
13
7
26
38
68
-30
46
20
Reading
46
10
14
22
48
70
-22
44
21
Bolton Wanderers
46
10
13
23
39
74
-35
43
22
Barnsley
46
9
14
23
48
71
-23
41
23
Burton Albion
46
10
11
25
38
81
-43
41
24
Sunderland
46
7
16
23
52
80
-28
37

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Championship
Saturday, 5 August 2017
Aston Villa
1-1
Hull City
D
EFL Cup 1st Round
Wednesday, 9 August 2017
Colchester United
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Saturday, 12 August 2017
Cardiff City
3-0
Aston Villa
L
Championship
Tuesday, 15 August 2017
Reading
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Championship
Saturday, 19 August 2017
Aston Villa
4-2
Norwich City
W
EFL Cup 2nd Round
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Aston Villa
4-1
Wigan Athletic
W
Championship
Friday, 25 August 2017
Bristol City
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Championship
Saturday, 9 September 2017
Aston Villa
0-0
Brentford
D
Championship
Tuesday, 12 September 2017
Aston Villa
0-0
Middlesbrough
D
Championship
Saturday, 16 September 2017
Barnsley
0-3
Aston Villa
W
EFL Cup 3rd Round
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Aston Villa
0-2
Middlesbrough
L
Championship
Saturday, 23 September 2017
Aston Villa
2-1
Nottingham Forest
W
Championship
Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Burton Albion
0-4
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Saturday, 30 September 2017
Aston Villa
1-0
Bolton Wanderers
W
Championship
Saturday, 14 October 2017
Wolves
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Championship
Saturday, 21 October 2017
Aston Villa
2-1
Fulham
W
Championship
Sunday, 29 October 2017
Birmingham City
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Championship
Wednesday, 1 November 2017
Preston North End
0-2
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Saturday, 4 November 2017
Aston Villa
1-2
Sheffield Wednesday
L
Championship
Saturday, 18 November 2017
Queens Park Rangers
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
Aston Villa
2-1
Sunderland
W
Championship
Saturday, 25 November 2017
Aston Villa
2-0
Ipswich Town
W
Championship
Friday, 1 December 2017
Leeds United
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Championship
Saturday, 9 December 2017
Aston Villa
0-0
Millwall
D
Championship
Saturday, 16 December 2017
Derby County
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Championship
Saturday, 23 December 2017
Aston Villa
2-2
Sheffield United
D
Championship
Tuesday, 26 December 2017
Sheffield United
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Championship
Saturday, 30 December 2017
Middlesbrough
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Monday, 1 January 2018
Aston Villa
5-0
Bristol City
W
FA Cup 3rd Round
Saturday, 6 January 2018
Aston Villa
1-3
Peterborough United
L
Championship
Saturday, 13 January 2018
Nottingham Forest
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Saturday, 20 January 2018
Aston Villa
3-1
Barnsley
W
Championship
Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Sheffield United
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Saturday, 3 February 2018
Aston Villa
3-2
Burton Albion
W
Championship
Sunday, 11 February 2018
Aston Villa
2-0
Birmingham City
W
Championship
Saturday, 17 February 2018
Fulham
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Championship
Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Aston Villa
1-1
Preston North End
D
Championship
Saturday, 24 February 2018
Sheffield Wednesday
2-4
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Tuesday, 6 March 2018
Sunderland
0-3
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Saturday, 10 March 2018
Aston Villa
4-1
Wolves
W
Championship
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
Aston Villa
1-3
Queens Park Rangers
L
Championship
Saturday, 17 March 2018
Bolton Wanderers
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Championship
Saturday, 31 March 2018
Hull City
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Championship
Tuesday, 3 April 2018
Aston Villa
3-0
Reading
W
Championship
Saturday, 7 April 2018
Norwich City
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Championship
Tuesday, 10 April 2018
Aston Villa
1-0
Cardiff City
W
Championship
Friday, 13 April 2018
Aston Villa
1-0
Leeds United
W
Championship
Saturday, 21 April 2018
Ipswich Town
0-4
Aston Villa
W
Championship
Saturday, 28 April 2018
Aston Villa
1-1
Derby County
D
Championship
Sunday, 6 May 2018
Millwall
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Play Off Semi Final
Saturday, 12 May 2018
Middlesbrough
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Play Off Semi Final
Tuesday, 15 May 2018
Aston Villa
0-0
Middlesbrough
D
Play Off Final
Saturday, 26 May 2018
Aston Villa
0-1
Fulham
L

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Jordan Cox
Midfielder
Saturday, 1 July 2017
Youth Team
Free
John Terry
Centre Back
Saturday, 1 July 2017
Chelsea
Free
Jacob Ramsey
Midfielder
Saturday, 1 July 2017
Youth Team
Free
Ahmed Elmohamady
Right Back
Wednesday, 19 July 2017
Hull City
£990,000
Glenn Whelan
Midfielder
Thursday, 20 July 2017
Stoke
£1,530,000
Christopher Samba
Centre Back
Thursday, 20 July 2017
Unattached
Free
Josh Onomah
Midfielder
Friday, 4 August 2017
Tottenham Hotspur
Loan
Robert Snodgrass
Winger
Friday, 25 August 2017
West Ham United
Loan
Indiana Vassilev
Winger
Sunday, 1 October 2017
IMG Academy
Free
Axel Tuanzebe
Centre Back
Thursday, 25 January 2018, Monday, 6 August 2018, Sunday, 8 August 2021
Manchester United
Loan Loan Loan
Lewis Grabban
Centre Forward
Wednesday, 31 January 2018
AFC Bournemouth
Loan

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Riccardo Calder
Left Back
Thursday, 6 July 2017
Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC
Free
Jerell Sellars
Forward
Friday, 7 July 2017
Cheltenham Town
Free
Jordan Veretout
Midfielder
Saturday, 15 July 2017
ACF Fiorentina
£6,300,000
Nathan Baker
Centre Back
Friday, 28 July 2017
Bristol City
£3,900,000
Aly Cissokho
Right Back
Friday, 4 August 2017
Yeni Malatyaspor
Free
Leandro Bacuna
Midfielder
Sunday, 13 August 2017
Reading
£1,350,000
Libor Kozák
Centre Forward
Wednesday, 30 August 2017
SSC Bari
Free
Kevin Toner
Centre Back
Monday, 1 January 2018
St. Patricks Athletic
Free
Lewis Grabban
Centre Forward
Thursday, 31 May 2018
AFC Bournemouth
End of Loan
Robert Snodgrass
Winger
Thursday, 31 May 2018
West Ham United
End of Loan
Josh Onomah
Midfielder
Thursday, 31 May 2018
Tottenham Hotspur
End of Loan
Sam Johnstone
Goalkeeper
Thursday, 31 May 2018
Manchester United
End of Loan
Oscar Borg
Left Back
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Unattached
Released
Khalid Abdo
Midfielder
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Unattached
Released
Brad Watkins
Goalkeeper
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Unattached
Released
John Terry
Centre Back
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Retired
Released
Jordan Amavi
Left Back
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Olympique Marseille
£9,000,000
Christopher Samba
Centre Back
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Retired
Released
Pierluigi Gollini
Goalkeeper
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Atalanta BC
£3,870,000
Carles Gil
Winger
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Deportivo de La Coruña
£1,580,000
Gabby Agbonlahor
Forward
Saturday, 30 June 2018
Unattached
Released

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Christopher Samba
Player #911
Hull City (a), Championship
Saturday, 5 August 2017
Glenn Whelan
Player #912
Hull City (a), Championship
Saturday, 5 August 2017
Josh Onomah
Player #913
Hull City (a), Championship
Saturday, 5 August 2017
John Terry
Player #914
Hull City (a), Championship
Saturday, 5 August 2017
Ahmed Elmohamady
Player #915
Hull City (a), Championship
Saturday, 5 August 2017
Callum O'Hare
Player #916
Colchester United (a), EFL Cup
Wednesday, 9 August 2017
Easah Suliman
Player #917
Wigan Athletic (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Jake Doyle-Hayes
Player #918
Wigan Athletic (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Mitch Clark
Player #919
Wigan Athletic (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Robert Snodgrass
Player #920
Brentford (h), Championship
Saturday, 9 September 2017
Axel Tuanzebe
Player #921
Burton Albion (h), Championship
Saturday, 3 February 2018
Lewis Grabban
Player #922
Birmingham City (h), Championship
Sunday, 11 February 2018

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Leandro Bacuna
Player #860
Hull City (a), Championship
Saturday, 5 August 2017
Easah Suliman
Player #917
Wigan Athletic (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Mitch Clark
Player #919
Wigan Athletic (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Gary Gardner
Player #841
Wigan Athletic (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Ross McCormack
Player #896
Middlesbrough (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Corey Blackett-Taylor
Player #910
Middlesbrough (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Jordan Lyden
Player #890
Middlesbrough (h), EFL Cup
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
Gabby Agbonlahor
Player #794
Sheffield United (h), Championship
Saturday, 23 December 2017
Christopher Samba
Player #911
Leeds United (h), Championship
Friday, 13 April 2018
Lewis Grabban
Player #922
Fulham (n), Play Off Final
Saturday, 26 May 2018
John Terry
Player #914
Fulham (n), Play Off Final
Saturday, 26 May 2018
Robert Snodgrass
Player #920
Fulham (n), Play Off Final
Saturday, 26 May 2018
Josh Onomah
Player #913
Fulham (n), Play Off Final
Saturday, 26 May 2018
Sam Johnstone
Player #903
Fulham (n), Play Off Final
Saturday, 26 May 2018

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
43
28.53
24.48 | Wigan Athletic (h), Championship
30.16 | Fulham (n), Play Off Final
Youngest Starter
Youngest Substitute
Mitchell Clark | 18.46 | Tuesday, 22 August 2017
Rushian Hepburn-Murphy | 18.96 | Wednesday, 9 August 2017
Oldest Starter
Oldest Substitute
John Terry | 37.49 | Saturday, 26 May 2018
Glenn Whelan | 34.36 | Tuesday, 15 May 2018

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
Gabby Agbonlahor
Player #794
2006-18 Aston Villa, Free, 343 (51) | 89 |
Gary Gardner
Player #841
2009-18 Aston Villa, Free, 25 (22) | 1 |
Alan Hutton
Player #843
2011-19 Aston Villa, £4.05m, 177 (25) | 3 |
Leandro Bacuna
Player #860
2013-17 Aston Villa, £1.26m, 101 (30) | 8 |
Jed Steer
Player #865
2013- Aston Villa, £486k, 35 (1) | 0 |
Libor Kozák
Player #866
2013-17 Aston Villa, £5.85m, 12 (10) | 4 |
Jack Grealish
Player #870
2011-21 Aston Villa, Free, 164 (49) | 32 |
Carles Gil
Player #877
2014-18 Aston Villa, £3.78m, 25 (9) | 3 |
Rushian Hepburn-Murphy
Player #879
2014-20 Aston Villa, Free, 2 (15) | 0 |
Micah Richards
Player #880
2015-19 Aston Villa, Free, 29 (2) | 2 |
Jordan Amavi
Player #884
2015-18 Aston Villa, £9.9m, 39 (9) | 0 |
Mark Bunn
Player #887
2015-19 Aston Villa, Free, 20 (1) | 0 |
Jordan Lyden
Player #890
2015-19 Aston Villa, Free, 3 (5) | 0 |
André Green
Player #891
2014-20 Aston Villa, Free, 21 (27) | 1 |
Kevin Toner
Player #892
2015-18 Aston Villa, Free, 3 (1) | 0 |
Pierluigi Gollini
Player #893
2016-17 Aston Villa, £4.5m, 20 (0) | 0 |
Tommy Elphick
Player #894
2016-19 Aston Villa, £3.51m, 39 (7) | 1 |
Aaron Tshibola
Player #895
2016-20 Aston Villa, £5.31m, 7 (3) | 1 |
Ross McCormack
Player #896
2016-19 Aston Villa, £12.87m, 14 (10) | 3 |
James Chester
Player #897
2016-20 Aston Villa, £8.37m, 126 (0) | 9 |
Mile Jedinak
Player #898
2016-19 Aston Villa, £4.14m, 66 (14) | 2 |
Ritchie De Laet
Player #899
2016-19 Aston Villa, £2.07m, 9 (5) | 0 |
Jonathan Kodjia
Player #900
2016-20 Aston Villa, £11.61m, 69 (37) | 30 |
Albert Adomah
Player #901
2016-19 Aston Villa, £3.15m, 107 (18) | 22 |
Keinan Davis
Player #902
2016- Aston Villa, Free, 28 (57) | 6 |
Sam Johnstone
Player #903
2017-18 Aston Villa (L) 70 (0) | 0 |
Henri Lansbury
Player #904
2016-21 Aston Villa, £3.06m, 32 (21) | 2 |
Conor Hourihane
Player #905
2016- Aston Villa, £3.15m, 118 (33) | 30 |
Birkir Bjarnason
Player #906
2016-19 Aston Villa, £1.8m, 31 (23) | 6 |
James Bree
Player #907
2016-20 Aston Villa, £3.15m, 21 (7) | 0 |
Scott Hogan
Player #908
2016-20 Aston Villa, £9.45m, 32 (29) | 10 |
Neil Taylor
Player #909
2016-21 Aston Villa, Exchange, 102 (2) | 0 |
Corey Blackett-Taylor
Player #910
2015-19 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (2) | 0 |
Christopher Samba
Player #911
2017-18 Aston Villa, Free, 7 (7) | 1 |
Glenn Whelan
Player #912
2017-19 Aston Villa, £1.53m, 56 (17) | 2 |
Josh Onomah
Player #913
2017-18 Aston Villa, (L) 23 (14) | 4 |
John Terry
Player #914
2017-18 Aston Villa, Free, 36 (0) | 1 |
Ahmed Elmohamady
Player #915
2017-21 Aston Villa, £990k, 101 (27) | 4 |
Callum O'Hare
Player #916
2017-19 Aston Villa, Free, 5 (4) | 0 |
Easah Suliman
Player #917
2017-20 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (1) | 0 |
Jake Doyle-Hayes
Player #918
2017-19 Aston Villa, Free, 3 (0) | 0 |
Mitch Clark
Player #919
2017-19 Aston Villa, Free, 1 (0) | 0 |
Robert Snodgrass
Player #920
2017-18 Aston Villa (L) 41 (2) | 7 |
Axel Tuanzebe
Player #921
2017-19, 2021- Aston Villa (L) 41 (3) | 0 |
Lewis Grabban
Player #922
2017-18 Aston Villa (L) 13 (5) | 8 |
Matija Šarkić
Unused Substitute
2016-20 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Khalid Abdo
Unused Substitute
2017-18 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Oscar Borg
Unused Substitute
2017-18 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Brad Watkins
Unused Substitute
2015-18 Aston Villa, Free, 0 (0) | 0 |
Jordan Cox
Unused Substitute
2017-18 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
CB James Chester
50
49
0
0
0
1
0
0
GK Sam Johnstone
48
48
0
0
0
0
0
0
M Conor Hourihane
46
43
1
1
0
1
0
5
RB Ahmed Elmohamady
45
38
7
0
0
0
0
2
W Albert Adomah
44
37
5
0
0
2
0
2
W Robert Snodgrass
43
41
2
0
0
0
0
1
F Scott Hogan
41
19
19
0
0
3
0
7
M Josh Onomah
37
20
14
1
0
2
0
11
CB John Terry
36
35
0
1
0
0
0
1
M Glenn Whelan
35
30
5
0
0
0
0
8
RB Alan Hutton
33
29
3
0
0
1
0
6
LB Neil Taylor
31
28
2
1
0
0
0
8
M Jack Grealish
31
22
8
0
1
0
0
1
CF Keinan Davis
30
17