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🟩 10 May 1997, Villa 1-0 Southampton, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Own Goal | 12' |

Assist(s) | None

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Gary Willard | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Worthing, 1990–2000
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 12’ Goal, 1-0, Own Goal, Richard Dryden
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Southampton
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Southampton

🟥 3 May 1997, Villa 2-3 Middlesbrough, Riverside Stadium.

Scorer(s) | Ugo Ehiogu | 58’ | Savo Milošević | 77’ |

Assist(s) | Dwight Yorke | 58’ | Andy Townsend | 77’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Alcock | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1988–2002
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 2-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Farrelly | 🇮🇪 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 20’ Goal, 0-1, (Middlesbrough), Fabrizio Ravanelli
🥅 | 34’ Goal, 0-2, (Middlesbrough), Mikkel Beck
🕒 | HT Middlesbrough 2-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 57’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Julian Joachim
⚽ | 58’ Goal, 1-2, Ugo Ehiogu, Assist by Dwight Yorke
⚽ | 77’ Goal, 2-2, Savo Milošević, Assist by Andy Townsend
🔁 | 77’ Sub off, Mark Bosnich, Sub on, Michael Oakes
🟥 | 81’ Sending off, Steve Staunton
🔁 | 85’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Gareth Farrelly 🔴
🥅 | 90’+ Goal, 2-3, (Middlesbrough, pen), Fabrizio Ravanelli
🕒 | FT Middlesbrough 3-2 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend
🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟨 22 April 1997, Villa 0-0 Leeds, Elland Road.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Graham Barber | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Tring, 1994-2004
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
M Gareth Farrelly | 🇮🇪 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Leeds United 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Andy Townsend, Sub on, Gareth Farrelly
🕒 | FT Leeds United 0-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend
🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević

🟨 19 April 1997, Villa 1-1 Tottenham, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 81’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

5th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Martin Bodenham | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Looe, 1981-1998
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CB David Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Gareth Southgate, Sub on, David Hughes
🥅 | 54’ Goal, 0-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Ramon Vega
🔁 | 66’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
⚽ | 81’ Goal, 1-1, Dwight Yorke
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur

🟨 | Booking, Fernando Nélson

🟥 12 April 1997, Villa 1-2 Derby, Baseball Ground.

Scorer(s) | Julian Joachim | 84’ |

Assist(s) | Dwight Yorke | 84’ |

4th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Danson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leicester, 1987-2005
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB David Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 21’ Goal, 0-1, (Derby County), Gary Rowett
🥅 | 36’ Goal, 0-2, (Derby County), Robin van der Laan
🕒 | HT Derby County 2-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 63’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
🔁 | 74’ Sub off, David Hughes, Sub on, Julian Joachim
⚽ | 84’ Goal, 1-2, Julian Joachim, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🕒 | FT Derby County 2-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Fernando Nélson
🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend

🟩 9 April 1997, Villa 2-0 Wimbledon, Selhurst Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 26’ | Alan Wright | 78’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 26’ | Dwight Yorke | 78’ |

4th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Roger Dilkes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Mossley, Lancashire, 1983-1998
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB David Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 26’ Goal, 1-0, Savo Milošević, Assist by Mark Draper
🕒 | HT Wimbledon 0-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 78’ Goal, 2-0, Alan Wright, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🕒 | FT Wimbledon 0-2 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Alan Wright

🟩 5 April 1997, Villa 3-1 Everton, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 41’ | Steve Staunton | 50’ | Dwight Yorke | 54’ |

Assist(s) | Ugo Ehiogu | 41’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Jeff Winter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Middlesbrough, 1992-2004
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟩 3-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Gareth Farrelly | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CB David Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 14’ Goal, 0-1, (Everton), David Unsworth
⚽ | 41’ Goal, 1-1, Savo Milošević, Assist by Ugo Ehiogu
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Everton
⚽ | 50’ Goal, 2-1, Steve Staunton
⚽ | 54’ Goal, 3-1, Dwight Yorke
🔁 | 56’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, David Hughes
🔁 | 81’ Sub off, Ian Taylor, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 3-1 Everton

🟩 22 March 1997, Villa 2-0 Blackburn, Ewood Park.

Scorer(s) | Tommy Johnson | 64' | Dwight Yorke | 79' |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

5th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Alan Wilkie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Chester-le-Street | 1988-2000
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Blackburn Rovers 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 60’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Tommy Johnson 🔴
⚽ | 64’ Goal, 1-0, Tommy Johnson, Assist by Alan Wright
⚽ | 79’ Goal, 2-0, Dwight Yorke
🕒 | FT Blackburn Rovers 0-2 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend
🟨 | Booking, Alan Wright

🟨 15 March 1997, Villa 0-0 West Ham, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

6th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: David Elleray | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Harrow, 1986-2003
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB David Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 West Ham United
🔁 | 71’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🔁 | 75’ Sub off, Julian Joachim, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-0 West Ham United

🟥 5 March 1997, Villa 0-1 Leicester, Filbert Street.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

5th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Graham Poll | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1991-2007
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB David Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Leicester City 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 66’ Goal, 0-1, (Leicester City), Steve Claridge
🔁 | 75’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🔁 | 75’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🕒 | FT Leicester City 1-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu
🟨 | Booking, David Hughes

🟩 2 March 1997, Villa 1-0 Liverpool, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ian Taylor | 83’ |

Assist(s) | Andy Townsend | 83’ |

6th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Steve Dunn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Bristol, 1992-2006
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CB David Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Liverpool
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, David Hughes 🟢
⚽ | 83’ Goal, 1-0, Ian Taylor, Assist by Andy Townsend
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Liverpool

🟨 22 February 1997, Villa 0-0 Forest, City Ground.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

6th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Graham Barber | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Tring, 1994-2004
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Nottingham Forest 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🕒 | FT Nottingham Forest 0-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Fernando Nélson

🟩 19 February 1997, Villa 2-1 Coventry, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 43’ | 75’ |

Assist(s) | Andy Townsend | 43’ | Ugo Ehiogu | 75’ |

5th (+2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Keith Burge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Tonypandy, 1986–1999
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 43’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Andy Townsend
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Coventry City
⚽ | 75’ Goal, 2-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Ugo Ehiogu
🥅 | 78’ Goal, 2-1, (Coventry City), Steve Staunton o.g.
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Coventry City

🟩 1 February 1997, Villa 1-0 Sunderland, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 37’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Bosnich | 37’ |

7th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Steve Lodge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Barnsley, 1987-2001
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 37’ Goal, 1-0, Savo Milošević, Assist by Mark Bosnich
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Sunderland
🔁 | 76’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Sunderland

🟥 29 January 1997, Villa 0-1 Wednesday, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

7th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Alcock | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1988–2002
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Sheffield Wednesday
🥅 | 69’ Goal, 0-1, (Sheffield Wednesday), Andy Booth
🔁 | 77’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🔁 | 77’ Sub off, Carl Tiler, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday

🟥 25 January 1997, Villa 1-3 Derby, Baseball Ground.

Scorer(s) | Saša Ćurčić | 76’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

4th Round

FA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Roger Dilkes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Mossley, Lancashire, 1983-1998
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 36’ Goal, 0-1, (Derby County), Robin van der Laan
🥅 | 40’ Goal, 0-2, (Derby County), Dean Sturridge
🕒 | HT Derby County 2-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Andy Townsend, Sub on, Fernando Nélson
🥅 | 69’ Goal, 0-3, (Derby County), Ron Willems
⚽ | 76’ Goal, 1-3, Saša Ćurčić
🕒 | FT Derby County 3-1 Aston Villa

🟩 22 January 1997, Villa 3-0 Notts County, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 24’ | 53’ | Ugo Ehiogu | 67’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

3rd Round Replay

FA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Durkin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Dorset, 1987-2004
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 3-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 24’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Notts County
⚽ | 53’ Goal, 2-0, Dwight Yorke
⚽ | 67’ Goal, 3-0, Ugo Ehiogu
🔁 | ’ Sub off, Tommy Johnson, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 3-0 Notts County

🟨 | Booking, Carl Tiler
🟨 | Booking, Saša Ćurčić

🟥 18 January 1997, Villa 0-3 Liverpool, Anfield.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

7th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Roger Dilkes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Mossley, Lancashire, 1983-1998
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Liverpool 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 50’ Goal, 0-1, (Liverpool), Jamie Carragher
🥅 | 58’ Goal, 0-2, (Liverpool), Stan Collymore
🥅 | 63’ Goal, 0-3, (Liverpool), Robbie Fowler
🕒 | FT Liverpool 3-0 Aston Villa

🟨 14 January 1997, Villa 0-0 Notts County, Meadow Lane.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

3rd Round

FA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Durkin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Dorset, 1987-2004
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Notts County 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 55’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🕒 | FT Notts County 0-0 Aston Villa

🟨 11 January 1997, Villa 2-2 Newcastle, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 39’ | Savo Milošević | 52’ |

Assist(s) | Alan Wright | 39’ |

7th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Graham Poll | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1991-2007
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Score: 🟨 2-2
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 16’ Goal, 0-1, (Newcastle United), Alan Shearer
🥅 | 21’ Goal, 0-2, (Newcastle United), Lee Clark
🔁 | 33’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
39’ Goal, 1-2, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Alan Wright
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-2 Newcastle United
52’ Goal, 2-2, Savo Milošević
🔁 | 67’ Sub off, Dwight Yorke, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-2 Newcastle United

🟨 | Booking, Tommy Johnson

🟨 1 January 1997, Villa 0-0 United, Old Trafford.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

7th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: David Elleray | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Harrow, 1986-2003
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Manchester United 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 85’ Sub off, Ian Taylor, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🕒 | FT Manchester United 0-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević
🟨 | Booking, Fernando Nélson
🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor
🟨 | Booking, Carl Tiler

🟨 28 December 1996, Villa 2-2 Arsenal, Highbury.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 68’ | Dwight Yorke | 74’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 68’ | Savo Milošević | 74’ |

7th (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Jeff Winter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Middlesbrough, 1992-2004
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟨 2-2
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 13’ Goal, 1-0, (Arsenal), Ian Wright
🕒 | HT Arsenal 0-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 68’ Goal, 1-1, Savo Milošević, Assist by Mark Draper
🥅 | 73’ Goal, 1-2, (Arsenal), Paul Merson
⚽ | 74’ Goal, 2-2, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Savo Milošević
🔁 | 87’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🕒 | FT Arsenal 2-2 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu
🟨 | Booking, Steve Staunton
🟨 | Booking, Dwight Yorke

🟥 26 December 1996, Villa 0-2 Chelsea, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

5th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Danson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leicester, 1987-2005
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Chelsea
🔁 | 61’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🔁 | 61’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
🥅 | 66’ Goal, 0-1, (Chelsea), Gianfranco Zola
🥅 | 70’ Goal, 0-2, (Chelsea), Gianfranco Zola
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-2 Chelsea

🟨 | Booking, Riccardo Scimeca

🟩 22 December 1996, Villa 5-0 Wimbledon, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 38’ | 86’ | Savo Milošević | 42’ | 75’ | Ian Taylor | 61’ |

Assist(s) | Andy Townsend | 61’ | Saša Ćurčić | 86’ |

4th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Steve Dunn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Bristol, 1992-2006
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Score: 🟩 5-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 38’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke
⚽ | 42’ Goal, 2-0, Savo Milošević
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 2-0 Wimbledon
⚽ | 61’ Goal, 3-0, Ian Taylor, Assist by Andy Townsend
🔁 | 74’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Carl Tiler
⚽ | 75’ Goal, 4-0, Savo Milošević
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
⚽ | 86’ Goal, 5-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Saša Ćurčić
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 5-0 Wimbledon

🟨 | Booking, Saša Ćurčić

🟩 7 December 1996, Villa 1-0 Southampton, The Dell.

Scorer(s) | Andy Townsend | 34’ |

Assist(s) | Alan Wright | 34’ |

5th= (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Steve Lodge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Barnsley, 1987-2001
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 34’ Goal, 1-0, Andy Townsend, Assist by Alan Wright
🕒 | HT Southampton 0-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 54’ Sub off, Dwight Yorke, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🕒 | FT Southampton 0-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor
🟨 | Booking, Steve Staunton
🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević
🟨 | Booking, Mark Draper

🟩 4 December 1996, Villa 2-0 West Ham, Upton Park.

Scorer(s) | Ugo Ehiogu | 38’ | Dwight Yorke | 74’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 38’ | Andy Townsend | 74’ |

4th= (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Mike Riley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leeds, 1994-2009
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 38’ Goal, 1-0, Ugo Ehiogu, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🕒 | HT West Ham United 0-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 74’ Goal, 2-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Andy Townsend
🕒 | FT West Ham United 0-2 Aston Villa

🟩 30 November 1996, Villa 1-0 Middlesbrough, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 39’ pen |

Assist(s) | None

6th= (+2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Gary Willard | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Worthing, 1990–2000
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 39’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke (pen)
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Middlesbrough
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Middlesbrough

🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević
🟨 | Booking, Alan Wright

🟥 26 November 1996, Villa 0-1 Wimbledon, Selhurst Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

4th Round

League Cup

Manager | Brian Little |
FT Score | 0-1 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LWLWL |

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 44’ Goal, 0-1, (Wimbledon), Marcus Gayle
🕒 | HT Wimbledon 1-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 66’ Sub off, Dwight Yorke, Sub on, Savo Milošević
🔁 | 82’ Sub off, Gareth Southgate, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🕒 | FT Wimbledon 1-0 Aston Villa

🟩 23 November 1996, Villa 2-1 Coventry, Highfield Road.

Scorer(s) | Julian Joachim | 29’ | Steve Staunton | 85’ |

Assist(s) | Alan Wright | 29’ | Andy Townsend | 85’ |

8th (+2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Durkin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Dorset, 1987-2004
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 29’ Goal, 1-0, Julian Joachim, Assist by Alan Wright
🕒 | HT Coventry City 0-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 60’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Ian Taylor
🥅 | 75’ Goal, 1-1, (Coventry City), Dion Dublin
🔁 | 75’ Sub off, Julian Joachim, Sub on, Savo Milošević
⚽ | 85’ Goal, 2-1, Steve Staunton, Assist by Andy Townsend
🔁 | 90’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🕒 | FT Coventry City 1-2 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Mark Draper
🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend
🟨 | Booking, Tommy Johnson

🟥 16 November 1996, Villa 1-3 Leicester, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 15’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

10th (-3)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: David Elleray | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Harrow, 1986-2003
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 8’ Goal, 0-1, (Leicester City), Steve Claridge
⚽ | 15’ Goal, 1-1, Dwight Yorke
🥅 | 43’ Goal, 1-2, (Leicester City, pen), Garry Parker
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-2 Leicester City
🔁 | 57’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Mark Draper
🔁 | 60’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🥅 | 85’ Goal, 1-3, (Leicester City), Muzzy Izzet
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-3 Leicester City

🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend

🟩 2 November 1996, Villa 2-0 Forest, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Carl Tiler | 20’ | Dwight Yorke | 65’ |

Assist(s) | Ugo Ehiogu | 65’ |

7th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Roger Dilkes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Mossley, Lancashire, 1983-1998
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 20’ Goal, 1-0, Carl Tiler
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Nottingham Forest
⚽ | 65’ Goal, 2-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Ugo Ehiogu
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-0 Nottingham Forest

🟥 26 October 1996, Villa 0-1 Sunderland, Roker Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

8th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Alcock | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1988–2002
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 25’ Goal, 0-1, (Sunderland), Paul Stewart
🕒 | HT Sunderland 1-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 57’ Sub off, Mark Bosnich, Sub on, Michael Oakes
🔁 | 61’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🔁 | 61’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🕒 | FT Sunderland 1-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Mark Bosnich

🟩 23 October 1996, Villa 2-1 Leeds, Elland Road.

Scorer(s) | Ian Taylor | 70’ | Dwight Yorke | 77’ (pen) |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

3rd Round

League Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Jeff Winter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Middlesbrough, 1992-2004
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Leeds United 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 69’ Goal, 0-1, (Leeds United), Lee Sharpe
⚽ | 70’ Goal, 1-1, Ian Taylor
🔁 | 71’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Mark Draper
⚽ | 77’ Goal, 2-1, Dwight Yorke (pen)
🕒 | FT Leeds United 1-2 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Tommy Johnson

🟩 19 October 1996, Villa 2-0 Leeds, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 58’ | Tommy Johnson | 65’ |

Assist(s) | Tommy Johnson | 58’ | Dwight Yorke | 65’ |

7th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Graham Poll | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1991-2007
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟥 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🔁 | 42’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Leeds United
⚽ | 58’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Tommy Johnson
⚽ | 65’ Goal, 2-0, Tommy Johnson, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🔁 | 82’ Sub off, Tommy Johnson, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-0 Leeds United

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu

🟥 12 October 1996, Villa 0-1 Tottenham, White Hart Lane.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

8th= (-)

Premier League

Manager | Brian Little |
Referee | Peter Jones, Loughborough |
KO | 3.00pm |
HT Score | 0-0 |
FT Score | 0-1 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | DDDLL |

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carl Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Tottenham Hotspur 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 61’ Goal, 0-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Allan Nielsen
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Andy Townsend, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Carl Tiler
🕒 | FT Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Mark Bosnich
🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟥 30 September 1996, Villa 3-4 Newcastle, St James' Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 4’ | 59’ | 69’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 4’ | Staunton | 59’ |

8th (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: David Elleray | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Harrow, 1986-2003
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 1-3
FT Score: 🟥 3-4
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 4’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Mark Draper
🥅 | 5’ Goal, 1-1, (Newcastle United), Les Ferdinand
🥅 | 22’ Goal, 1-2, (Newcastle United), Les Ferdinand
🥅 | 38’ Goal, 1-3, (Newcastle United), Alan Shearer
🟥 | 42’ Sending off, Mark Draper
🕒 | HT Newcastle United 3-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 59’ Goal, 2-3, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Steve Staunton
🥅 | 67’ Goal, 2-4, (Newcastle United), Steve Howey
⚽ | 69’ Goal, 3-4, Dwight Yorke
🕒 | FT Newcastle United 4-3 Aston Villa

🟨 24 September 1996, Villa 0-0 Helsingborgs, Olympiastadion.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

1st Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Roger Philippi | 🇱🇺 | Luxembourg, 1986-1997
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
AET Result: 🟨 Drew
AET Score: 🟨 0-0
Aggregate Result: 🟨 Drew
Aggregate Score: 🟨 1-1
🟥 Helsingborgs IF won on away goals
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CB Paul McGrath | 🇮🇪 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Helsingborgs IF 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 59’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🔁 | 83’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Paul McGrath 🔴
🕒 | FT Helsingborgs IF 0-0 Aston Villa
Helsingborgs IF win on away goals

🟨 | Booking, Alan Wright

🟨 21 September 1996, Villa 0-0 United, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

6th= (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Steve Lodge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Barnsley, 1987-2001
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Manchester United
🔁 | 85’ Sub off, M Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, M Ian Taylor
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-0 Manchester United

🟨 | Booking, Saša Ćurčić

🟨 15 September 1996, Villa 1-1 Chelsea, Stamford Bridge.

Scorer(s) | Andy Townsend | 18’ |

Assists | Dwight Yorke | 18’ |

6th= (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Jeff Winter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Middlesbrough, 1992-2004
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 18’ Goal, 1-0, Andy Townsend, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🥅 | 45’ Goal, 1-1, (Chelsea), Frank Leboeuf
🕒 | HT Chelsea 1-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 65’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Ian Taylor
🕒 | FT Chelsea 1-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu
🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević
🟨 | Booking, Fernando Nélson
🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend
🟨 | Booking, Tommy Johnson

🟨 10 September 1996, Villa 1-1 Helsingborgs, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Tommy Johnson | 14’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

1st Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Loizos Loizou | 🇨🇾 | Cyprus, 1990-2004
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 14’ Goal, 1-0, Tommy Johnson
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Helsingborgs IF
🥅 | 81’ Goal, 1-1, (Helsingborgs IF), Peter Wibrån
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-1 Helsingborgs IF

🟨 7 September 1996, Villa 2-2 Arsenal, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 39’ | 63’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 39’ |

4th (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Mike Riley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leeds, 1994-2009
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟨 2-2
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 39’ Goal, 1-0, Savo Milošević, Assist by Mark Draper
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Arsenal
⚽ | 63’ Goal, 2-0, Savo Milošević
🥅 | 70’ Goal, 2-1, (Arsenal), Paul Merson
🥅 | 90’ Goal, 2-2, (Arsenal), Andy Linighan
🔁 | 60’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Ian Taylor
🔁 | 84’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-2 Arsenal

🟨 | Booking, Saša Ćurčić
🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟩 4 September 1996, Villa 1-0 Everton, Goodison Park.

Scorer(s) | Ugo Ehiogu | 62’ |

Assist(s) | Dwight Yorke | 62’ |

2nd (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Martin Bodenham | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Looe, 1981-1998
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Everton 0-0 Aston Villa
⚽ | 62’ Goal, 1-0 Ugo Ehiogu, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🔁 | 76’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Ian Taylor
🔁 | 86’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
🔁 | 90’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🕒 | FT Everton 0-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Saša Ćurčić
🟨 | Booking, Steve Staunton

🟩 24 August 1996, Villa 2-0 Derby, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Julian Joachim | 19’ | Tommy Johnson | 47’ pen |

Assist(s) | Tommy Johnson | 19’ |

3rd= (+7)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Alcock | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1988–2002
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Saša Ćurčić
🔁 | 14’ Sub off, Dwight Yorke, Sub on, Julian Joachim
⚽ | 19’ Goal, 1-0 Julian Joachim, Assist by Tommy Johnson
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Derby County
⚽ | 47’ Goal, 2-0 Tommy Johnson (pen)
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Fernando Nélson 🟢
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-0 Derby County

🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend

🟩 21 August 1996, Villa 1-0 Blackburn, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Gareth Southgate | 64’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

10th= (+4)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Alan Wilkie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Chester-le-Street | 1988-2000
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Blackburn Rovers
⚽ | 64’ Goal, 1-0, Gareth Southgate
🔁 | 84’ Sub off, Tommy Johnson, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Blackburn Rovers

🟨 | Booking, Andy Townsend

🟥 17 August 1996, Villa 1-2 Wednesday, Hillsborough.

Scorer(s) | Tommy Johnson | 88’ |

Assist(s) | Alan Wright | 88’ |

14th

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Roger Dilkes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Mossley, Lancashire, 1983-1998
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟥 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Scott Murray | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
CF Tommy Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Sheffield Wednesday 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 56’ Goal, 0-1, (Sheffield Wednesday), Ritchie Humphreys
🔁 | 63’ Sub off, Scott Murray, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🥅 | 84’ Goal, 0-2, (Sheffield Wednesday), Guy Whittingham
⚽ | 88’ Goal, 1-2, Tommy Johnson, Assist by Alan Wright
🕒 | FT Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 Aston Villa

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