Manager #20

Games Managed:

From:

To:

Win Rate:

Points per Game:

Seasons:

164

1994-95

1997-98

41%

1.52

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Sunday, 27 November 1994

From

To

Saturday, 21 February 1998

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Seasons

1994-95
1995-96
1996-97
1997-98

Age*

40
41
42
43

Division

PL
PL
PL
PL

Position

18th
4th
5th
7th

Games

164
30
51
45
38

Won

68
9
27
19
13

Drew

45
11
12
13
9

Lost

51
10
12
13
16

Win %

41%
30%
53%
42%
34%

Lost %

31%
33%
24%
29%
42%

Unbeaten %

69%
67%
76%
71%
58%

Goals For

206
35
76
54
41

Goals Vs.

163
34
42
40
47

Goal diff

43
1
34
14
-6

Goals / game

1.26
1.17
1.49
1.2
1.08

Conc / game

0.99
1.13
0.82
0.89
1.24

Clean sheets

40.24%
33.33%
43.14%
48.89%
31.58%

Points / game

1.52
1.27
1.82
1.56
1.26

*Age on opening day of the season

FAC: FA Cup; FL: Football League; D1: Division 1; D2: Division 2; D3: Division 3; PL: Premier League; CH: Championship

Brian Little

Full Name

Brian Little

Birth Date

25 November 1953

Birth Place

Peterlee, County Durham

Birth Country

England

Arrival

From

Leicester City

Aged

40

In

November 1994

Replaced

Ron Atkinson, Jim Barron (caretaker)

Departure

Resigned

Aged

44

In

February 1998

Replaced by

John Gregory

Key Players

1989-99 Dwight Yorke |
1991-03 Steve Staunton |
1991-01 Ugo Ehiogu |
1991-99 Mark Bosnich |
1993-98 Andy Townsend |
1994-03 Ian Taylor |
1994-97 Tommy Johnson |
1994-99 Gary Charles |
1994-03 Alan Wright |
1995-01 Gareth Southgate |
1995-00 Mark Draper |
1995-98 Savo Milošević |
1995-07 Lee Hendrie |

Game from

#4388

Game to

#4551

First Game

Sunday, 27 November 1994

Premier League

Sheffield Wednesday

Villa Park

Drew

1-1

Supported by

Final Game

Saturday, 21 February 1998

Premier League

Wimbledon

Selhurst Park

Lost

1-2

Served under

1994-98 Chairman, Herbert D. Ellis | Club Secretary, Steve Stride |

Honours

1995-96 League Cup

Runners Up

None

Previous Clubs Managed

1986 Wolverhampton Wanderers |
1989-91 Darlington |
1991-94 Leicester City |

Playing Career

Forward

1971-80 Aston Villa |

Villa Career

Games

164

Win Rate

41%

Loss Rate

31%

Unbeaten Rate

69%

Points per game

1.52

Subsequent Clubs

1998-99 Stoke City |
1999-00 West Bromwich Albion |
2000-02 Hull City |
2003-06 Tranmere Rovers |
2007-08 Wrexham |
2009-11 Gainsborough Trinity |
2016 Jersey National Football Team |

League finishes

1994-95 | 18th Premier League | (Part Season) |
1995-96 | 4th Premier League |
1996-97 | 5th Premier League |
1997-98 | 7th Premier League | (Part Season) |

FA Cup finishes

1994-95 | 4th Round |
1995-96 | Semi Final |
1996-97 | 4th Round |
1997-98 | 5th Round | (Part Season) |

League Cup finishes

1995-96 | Winners |
1996-97 | 4th Round |
1997-98 | 3rd Round |

European finishes

1996-97 | UEFA Cup 1st Round |
1997-98 | UEFA Cup Quarter Final | (Part Season) |

Brian Little