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Manager #21

Seasons:

1998-02

Games Managed:

189

Points per Game:

1.57

Win Rate:

43.39%

John Gregory

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From:

Saturday, 28 February 1998

To:

Monday, 21 January 2002

Seasons:

5

John Gregory

Seasons Quick-View

Seasons

1997-98
1998-99
1999-00
2000-01
2001-02

Age*

43
44
45
46
47

Division

PL
PL
PL
PL
PL

Position

7th
6th
6th
8th
8th

Games

190
13
45
51
46
34

Won

82
10
19
24
15
14

Drew

52
0
10
15
17
9

Lost

56
3
16
12
14
11

Win %

43%
77%
42%
47%
33%
41%

Lost %

29%
23%
36%
24%
30%
32%

Unbeaten %

71%
77%
64%
76%
70%
68%

Goals For

256
23
63
70
53
47

Goals Vs.

205
14
57
42
51
41

Goal diff

51
9
6
28
2
6

Goals / game

1.35
1.77
1.4
1.37
1.15
1.38

Conc / game

1.08
1.08
1.27
0.82
1.11
1.21

Clean sheets

34.21%
23.08%
40.00%
45.01%
23.91%
29.41%

Points / game

1.57
2.31
1.49
1.7
1.35
1.5

*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

John Gregory

Full Name

John Charles Gregory

Birth Date

11 May 1954

Birth Place

Scunthorpe

Birth Country

England

Joined Club

February 1998

Appointed Manager

February 1998

Joined From

Wycombe Wanderers

Aged

43

In

February 1998

Succeeded

Brian Little

Left Position

January 2001

Aged

47

Due to

Resigned

Succeeded by

John Deehan (Caretaker)

Key Players

1989-99 Dwight Yorke |
1991-01 Ugo Ehiogu |
1991-99 Mark Bosnich |
1994-03 Ian Taylor |
1994-03 Alan Wright |
1995-01 Gareth Southgate |
1995-07 Lee Hendrie |
1997-09 Gareth Barry |
1998-03 Paul Merson |
1998-04 Dion Dublin |
1998-06 Mark Delaney |
1999-00 Benito Carbone |
2000-01 Luc Nilis |
2001-05 Thomas Hitzlsperger |
2001-07 Juan Pablo Ángel |
2001-02 Peter Schmeichel |
2001-08 Olof Mellberg |

Supported by

Served under

1998-01
Chairman, Herbert D. Ellis
Club Secretary, Steve Stride

Previous Clubs Managed

1989-90 Portsmouth, Manager
1990 Plymouth Argyle, Caretaker Manager
1991-94 Leicester City, Coach
1994-96 Aston Villa, Assistant Manager
1996-98 Wycombe Wanderers, Manager

Trophies Won

Villa Management Career

Games

189

Win Rate

43.39%

Loss Rate

29.63%

Unbeaten Rate

70.37%

Points per game

1.57

Honours

Managed the Villa

Runners Up

1999-00 FA Cup Runners Up
2001-02 UEFA Intertoto Cup

Villa Managerial Debut

28 February 1998, Villa 2-1 Liverpool, Villa Park

Final Villa Managerial Game

21 January 2002, Villa 2-1 Charlton, The Valley

League finishes

1997-98 | 7th Premier League | (Part Season) |
1998-99 | 6th Premier League |
1999-00 | 6th Premier League |
2000-01 | 8th Premier League |
2001-02 | 8th Premier League | (Part Season) |

FA Cup finishes

1997-98 | 5th Round | (Part Season) |
1998-99 | 4th Round |
1999-00 | Runners Up |
2000-01 | 4th Round |
2001-02 | 3rd Round |

League Cup finishes

1998-99 | 3rd Round |
1999-00 | Semi Final |
2000-01 | 3rd Round |
2001-02 | 4th Round |

European finishes

1997-98 | UEFA Cup Quarter Final | (Part Season) |
1998-99 | UEFA Cup 2nd Round |
2001-02 | UEFA Cup 1st Round |

Subsequent Clubs

2002-03 Derby County, Manager
2006-07 Queens Park Rangers, Manager
2009-10 Maccabi Ahi Nazareth F.C., Manager
2010-11 F.C. Ashdod, Israel, Manager
2011 FC Kairat, Kazakhstan, Manager
2013-14 Crawley Town, Manager
2017-19 Chennaiyin FC, India, Manager

Trophies Won

2017-18 Indian Super League, Chennaiyin FC

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