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🟩 10 May 1998, Villa 1-0 Arsenal, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 37’ pen |

Assist(s) | None

7th (-)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Graham Poll | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1991-2007
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟥 | 24’ Sending off, Ugo Ehiogu
⚽ | 37’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke (pen)
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Arsenal
🔁 | 73’ Sub off, Julian Joachim, Sub on, Stan Collymore
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Arsenal

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu
🟨 | Booking, Mark Draper

🟩 2 May 1998, Villa 3-1 Wednesday, Hillsborough.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 21’ | Lee Hendrie | 25’ | Julian Joachim | 50’ |

Assist(s) | Fernando Nélson | 21’ | Julian Joachim | 25’ | Dwight Yorke | 50’ |

7th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Martin Bodenham | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Looe, 1981-1998
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Score: 🟩 3-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Darren Byfield | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 21’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Fernando Nélson
⚽ | 25’ Goal, 2-0, Lee Hendrie, Assist by Julian Joachim
🕒 | HT Sheffield Wednesday 0-2 Aston Villa
🔁 | 49’ Sub off, Ian Taylor, Sub on, Gareth Barry 🟢
⚽ | 50’ Goal, 3-0, Julian Joachim, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🔁 | 68’ Sub off, Lee Hendrie, Sub on, Darren Byfield
🥅 | 89’ Goal, 3-1, (Sheffield Wednesday), Francesco Sanetti
🕒 | FT Sheffield Wednesday 1-3 Aston Villa

🟥 25 April 1998, Villa 1-3 Bolton, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ian Taylor | 57’ |

Assist(s) | Savo Milošević | 57’ |

8th (-)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: David Elleray | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Harrow, 1986-2003
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 18’ Goal, 0-1, (Bolton Wanderers), Neil Cox
🥅 | 41’ Goal, 0-2, (Bolton Wanderers), Bob Taylor
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-2 Bolton Wanderers
⚽ | 57’ Goal, 1-2, Ian Taylor, Assist by Savo Milošević
🔁 | 32’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🔁 | 45’ Sub off, Gareth Southgate, Sub on, Simon Grayson
🔁 | 58’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Stan Collymore
🥅 | 84’ Goal, 1-3, (Bolton Wanderers), Nathan Blake
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-3 Bolton Wanderers

🟩 18 April 1998, Villa 2-1 Southampton, The Dell.

Scorer(s) | Lee Hendrie | 6’ | Dwight Yorke | 60’ |

Assist(s) | Simon Grayson | 6’ | Alan Wright | 60’ |

8th (-)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Alan Wilkie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Chester-le-Street | 1988-2000
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 6’ Goal, 1-0, Lee Hendrie, Assist by Simon Grayson
🥅 | 19’ Goal, 1-1, (Southampton), Matt Le Tissier
🕒 | HT Southampton 1-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 59’ Sub off, Simon Grayson, Sub on, Gary Charles
⚽ | 60’ Goal, 2-1, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Alan Wright
🕒 | FT Southampton 1-2 Aston Villa

🟩 11 April 1998, Villa 2-1 Coventry, Highfield Road.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 5’ | 48’ |

Assist(s) | Lee Hendrie | 5’ | Julian Joachim | 48’ |

8th (-)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Dermot Gallagher | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Oxfordshire, 1990-2007
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
F Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 5’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Lee Hendrie
🕒 | HT Coventry City 0-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 48’ Goal, 2-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Julian Joachim
🥅 | 59’ Goal, 2-1, (Coventry City), Noel Whelan
🔁 | 62’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🕒 | FT Coventry City 1-2 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟩 4 April 1998, Villa 2-0 West Ham, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Julian Joachim | 77’ | Savo Milošević | 83’ |

Assist(s) | Ian Taylor | 77’ |

8th= (+3)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Steve Dunn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Bristol, 1992-2006
Kick off: 15.00
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
F Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 West Ham United
🔁 | 65’ Sub off, Gary Charles, Sub on, Savo Milošević
🔁 | 69’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Simon Grayson
⚽ | 77’ Goal, 1-0 Julian Joachim, Assist by Ian Taylor
⚽ | 83’ Goal, 2-0, Savo Milošević
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-0 West Ham United

🟩 28 March 1998, Villa 4-1 Everton, Goodison Park.

Scorer(s) | Julian Joachim | 12’ | Gary Charles | 62’ | Dwight Yorke | 72’ pen | 81’ |

Assist(s) | Gary Charles | 12’ | Alan Wright | 62’ | Lee Hendrie | 81’ |

11th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Neale Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1993-2006
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟩 4-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Darren Byfield | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 12’ Goal, 1-0, Julian Joachim, Assist by Gary Charles
🥅 | 38’ Goal, 1-1, (Everton), Mickaël Madar
🕒 | HT Everton 1-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 62’ Goal, 2-1, Gary Charles, Assist by Alan Wright
⚽ | 72’ Goal, 3-1, Dwight Yorke (pen)
⚽ | 81’ Goal, 4-1, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Lee Hendrie
🔁 | 85’ Sub off, Lee Hendrie, Sub on, Simon Grayson
🔁 | 88’ Sub off, Julian Joachim, Sub on, Darren Byfield
🕒 | FT Everton 1-4 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Lee Hendrie
🟨 | Booking, Mark Draper
🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu

🟩 17 March 1998, Villa 2-1 Atlético, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ian Taylor | 72’ | Stan Collymore | 74’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Quarter Final

UEFA Cup

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Mario van der Ende | 🇳🇱 | Den Haag, 1990–2002
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Aggregate Result: 🟨 Drew
Aggregate Score: 🟨 2-2
🟥 Atlético win on away goals
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 28’ Goal, 0-1, (Atlético Madrid), José Luis Caminero
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-1 Atlético Madrid
⚽ | 72’ Goal, 1-1, Ian Taylor
⚽ | 74’ Goal, 2-1, Stan Collymore
🔁 | 53’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on Fernando Nélson
🔁 | 53’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on Stan Collymore
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Atlético Madrid
Atlético Madrid win on away goals

🟨 | 88' Booking, Ian Taylor

🟩 14 March 1998, Villa 3-1 Palace, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ian Taylor | 1’ | Savo Milošević | 15’ pen | 36’ |

Assist(s) | Fernando Nélson | 1’ | Steve Staunton | 30’ |

12th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Graham Barber | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Tring, 1994-2004
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 3-0
FT Score: 🟩 3-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

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

Subs:
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 1’ Goal, 1-0, Ian Taylor (59s), Assist by Fernando Nélson
⚽ | 15’ Goal, 2-0, Savo Milošević (pen)
⚽ | 36’ Goal, 3-0, Savo Milošević, Assist by Steve Staunton
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 3-0 Crystal Palace
🔁 | 53’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Simon Grayson
🥅 | 62’ Goal, 3-1, (Crystal Palace), Matt Jansen
🔁 | 72’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Gary Charles
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 3-1 Crystal Palace

🟨 | Booking, Steve Staunton
🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević

🟥 11 March 1998, Villa 0-1 Barnsley, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

13th (-)

Premier League

Manager | John Gregory |
Referee | Peter Jones, Loughborough |
KO | 7.45pm |
HT Score | 0-1 |
FT Score | 0-1 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LWLWL |

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Darren Byfield | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 17’ Goal, 0-1, (Barnsley), Ashley Ward
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-1 Barnsley
🔁 | 56’ Sub off, Simon Grayson, Sub on, Darren Byfield
🔁 | 80’ Sub off, Alan Wright, Sub on, Fernando Nélson
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-1 Barnsley

🟩 8 March 1998, Villa 1-0 Chelsea, Stamford Bridge.

Scorer(s) | Julian Joachim | 51’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 51’ |

13th= (+1)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Steve Lodge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Barnsley, 1987-2001
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Chelsea 0-0 Aston Villa
⚽ | 51’ Goal, Julian Joachim, Assist by Mark Draper
🕒 | FT Chelsea 0-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Steve Staunton

🟥 3 March 1998, Villa 0-1 Atlético, Estadio Metropolitano.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

Quarter Final

UEFA Cup

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Stefano Braschi | 🇮🇹 | Barberino di Mugello, 1996-2002
Kick off: 8.30pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 41’ Goal, 0-1, (Atlético Madrid, pen)
🔁 | 42’ Sub off, Riccardo Scimeca, Sub on, Steve Staunton
🕒 | HT Atlético Madrid 1-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 51’ Sub off, Stan Collymore, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🕒 | FT Atlético Madrid 1-0 Aston Villa

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

Scorer(s) | Stan Collymore | 10’ | 65’ |

Assist(s) | Dwight Yorke | 10’ |

14th= (+1)

Premier League

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Graham Poll | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1991-2007
Kick off: 15.00
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CF Darren Byfield | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 6’ Goal, 0-1, (Liverpool, pen), Michael Owen
⚽ | 10’ Goal, 1-1, Stan Collymore, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Liverpool
⚽ | 65’ Goal, 2-1, Stan Collymore
🔁 | 77’ Sub off, Stan Collymore, Sub on, Darren Byfield
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Liverpool

🟨 | Booking, Stan Collymore
🟨 | Booking, Dwight Yorke

🟥 21 February 1998, Villa 1-2 Wimbledon, Selhurst Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 41’ |

Assist(s) | Ugo Ehiogu | 41’ |

15th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Gerald Ashby | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Worcester, 1985–1998
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Darren Byfield | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 10’ Goal, 0-1, (Wimbledon), Jason Euell
🥅 | 39’ Goal, 0-2, (Wimbledon), Carl Leaburn
⚽ | 41’ Goal, 1-2, Savo Milošević, Assist by Ugo Ehiogu
🕒 | HT Wimbledon 2-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 56’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🔁 | 69’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Darren Byfield
🕒 | FT Wimbledon 2-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu

🟥 18 February 1998, Villa 0-2 United, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

14th (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Martin Bodenham | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Looe, 1981-1998
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Manchester United
🥅 | 82’ Goal, 0-1, (Manchester United), David Beckham
🥅 | 89’ Goal, 0-2, (Manchester United), Ryan Giggs
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-2 Manchester United

🟨 | Booking, Simon Grayson

🟥 14 February 1998, Villa 0-1 Coventry, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

5th Round

FA Cup

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

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Darren Byfield | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Coventry City
🔁 | 67’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Darren Byfield
🥅 | 72’ Goal, 0-1, (Coventry City), Viorel Moldovan
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-1 Coventry City

🟩 7 February 1998, Villa 1-0 Derby, Pride Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 89’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

12th= (+3)

Premier League

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

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
CF Darren Byfield | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Derby County 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 85’ Sub off, Lee Hendrie, Sub on, Fernando Nélson
⚽ | 89’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke
🔁 | 90’ Sub off, Dwight Yorke, Sub on, Darren Byfield
🕒 | FT Derby County 0-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Stan Collymore
🟨 | Booking, Dwight Yorke

🟥 1 February 1998, Villa 0-1 Newcastle, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

15th= (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Steve Lodge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Barnsley, 1987-2001
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Newcastle United
🥅 | 58’ Goal, 0-1, (Newcastle United), David Batty
🔁 | 68’ Sub off, Alan Wright, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-1 Newcastle United

🟩 24 January 1998, Villa 4-0 Albion, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Simon Grayson | 4' | Dwight Yorke | 62’ | 64’ | Stan Collymore | 72’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

4th Round

FA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Neale Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1993-2006
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 4-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 4’ Goal, 1-0, Simon Grayson
🔁 | 41’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Gary Charles
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 West Bromwich Albion
⚽ | 62’ Goal, 2-0, Dwight Yorke
⚽ | 64’ Goal, 3-0, Dwight Yorke
⚽ | 72’ Goal, 4-0, Stan Collymore
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 4-0 West Bromwich Albion

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟥 17 January 1998, Villa 0-5 Blackburn, Ewood Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

13th (-3)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Keith Burge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Tonypandy, 1986–1999
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 0-5
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟥

Team

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

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🥅 | 21’ Goal, 0-1, (Blackburn Rovers), Tim Sherwood
🥅 | 29’ Goal, 0-2, (Blackburn Rovers), Kevin Gallacher
🕒 | HT Blackburn Rovers 2-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 54’ Goal, 0-3, (Blackburn Rovers), Kevin Gallacher
🥅 | 68’ Goal, 0-4, (Blackburn Rovers), Kevin Gallacher
🥅 | 81’ Goal, 0-5, (Blackburn Rovers), Stuart Ripley
🕒 | FT Blackburn Rovers 5-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟩 14 January 1998, Villa 1-0 Portsmouth, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 21’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

3rd Round Replay

FA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Uriah Rennie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1994-2009
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 21’ Goal, 1-0, Savo Milošević
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Portsmouth
🔁 | 82’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Portsmouth

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu

🟨 10 January 1998, Villa 1-1 Leicester, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Julian Joachim | 87’ |

Assist(s) | Stan Collymore | 87’ |

10th (-)

Premier League

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

Team

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

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Leicester City
🥅 | 53’ Goal, 0-1, (Leicester City, pen), Garry Parker
🔁 | 63’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Julian Joachim
⚽ | 87’ Goal, 1-1, Julian Joachim, Assist by Stan Collymore
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-1 Leicester City

🟨 | Booking, Fernando Nélson
🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević

🟨 3 January 1998, Villa 2-2 Portsmouth, Fratton Park.

Scorer(s) | Steve Staunton | 41’ | Simon Grayson | 88’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

3rd Round

FA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Uriah Rennie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1994-2009
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 | 🇵🇹 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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

Match Timeline

🥅 | 6’ Goal, 0-1, (Portsmouth), Craig Foster
🥅 | 40’ Goal, 0-2, (Portsmouth), Craig Foster
⚽ | 41’ Goal, 1-2, Steve Staunton
🕒 | HT Portsmouth 2-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Gareth Southgate, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🔁 | 56’ Sub off, Stan Collymore, Sub on, Julian Joachim
⚽ | 88’ Goal, 2-2, Simon Grayson
🔁 | 89’ Sub off, Ian Taylor, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🕒 | FT Portsmouth 2-2 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Simon Grayson
🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu
🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟨 28 December 1997, Villa 1-1 Leeds, Elland Road.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 85’ |

Assist(s) | Steve Staunton | 85’ |

10th= (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Dermot Gallagher | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Oxfordshire, 1990-2007
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟨

Team

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

Subs:
CF Richard Walker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Darren Byfield
🕒 | HT Leeds United 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 79’ Goal, 0-1, (Leeds United), Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink
⚽ | 85’ Goal, 1-1, Savo Milošević, Assist by Steve Staunton
🔁 | 90’ Sub off, Darren Byfield, Sub on, Richard Walker 🟢
🕒 | FT Leeds United 1-1 Aston Villa

🟩 26 December 1997, Villa 4-1 Tottenham, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Mark Draper | 38’ | 68’ | Stan Collymore | 81’ | 89’ |

Assist(s) | Savo Milošević | 38’ | Simon Grayson | 81’ |

11th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Alan Wilkie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Chester-le-Street | 1988-2000
Kick off: 5.00pm
HT Score: 🟩1-0
FT Score: 🟩 4-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟩

Team

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

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 38’ Goal, 1-0, Mark Draper, Assist by Savo Milošević
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Tottenham Hotspur
🥅 | 59’ Goal, 1-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Colin Calderwood
⚽ | 68’ Goal, 2-1, Mark Draper
⚽ | 81’ Goal, 3-1, Stan Collymore, Assist by Simon Grayson
⚽ | 89’ Goal, 4-1, Stan Collymore
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 4-1 Tottenham Hotspur

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu

🟨 20 December 1997, Villa 1-1 Southampton, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ian Taylor | 64’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 64’ |

12th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: David Elleray | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Harrow, 1986-2003
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Southampton
⚽ | 64’ Goal, 1-0, Ian Taylor, Assist by Mark Draper
🔁 | 67’ Sub off, Simon Grayson, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🥅 | 72’ Goal, 1-1, (Southampton), Egil Østenstad
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-1 Southampton

🟥 15 December 1997, Villa 0-1 United, Old Trafford.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

12th= (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Durkin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Dorset, 1987-2004
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Manchester United 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 52’ Goal, 0-1, (Manchester United), Ryan Giggs
🔁 | 70’ Sub off, Simon Grayson, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🔁 | 70’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🕒 | FT Manchester United 1-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević
🟨 | Booking, Simon Grayson

🟩 9 December 1997, Villa 2-0 Steaua, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 71’ | Ian Taylor | 85’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

3rd Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Bernd Heynemann | 🇩🇪 | Magdeburg, 1988–1999
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
Aggregate Result: 🟩
Aggregate Score: 3-2
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Steaua București
🔁 | 62’ Sub off, Simon Grayson, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
⚽ | 71’ Goal, 1-0, Savo Milošević
🔁 | 82’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on, Fernando Nélson
⚽ | 85’ Goal, 2-0, Ian Taylor
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-0 Steaua București
Villa win 3-2 on aggregate

🟩 6 December 1997, Villa 3-0 Coventry, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Stan Collymore | 21’ | Lee Hendrie | 71’ | Julian Joachim | 85’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 21’ | Alan Wright | 71’ | 85’ |

12th= (+2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Graham Barber | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Tring, 1994-2004
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 3-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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

Match Timeline

⚽ | 21’ Goal, 1-0, Stan Collymore, Assist by Mark Draper
🔁 | 34’ Sub off, Dwight Yorke, Sub on, Lee Hendrie
🟥 | 45’ Sending off, (Coventry City), Paul Williams
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Coventry City
⚽ | 71’ Goal, 2-0 Lee Hendrie, Assist by Alan Wright
🔁 | 72’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Julian Joachim
⚽ | 85’ Goal, 3-0 Julian Joachim, Assist by Alan Wright
🔁 | 86’ Sub off, Stan Collymore, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić 🔴
🟥 | 88’ Sending off, (Coventry City), Gary Breen
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 3-0 Coventry City

🟥 29 November 1997, Villa 1-2 West Ham, Upton Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 47’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

14th= (-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: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟥

Team

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

Subs:
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 18’ Goal, 0-1, (West Ham United), John Hartson
🕒 | HT West Ham United 1-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Riccardo Scimeca, Sub on, Simon Grayson
⚽ | 47’ Goal, 1-1, Dwight Yorke
🥅 | 48’ Goal, 2-1, (West Ham United), John Hartson
🕒 | FT West Ham United 2-1 Aston Villa

🟥 25 November 1997, Villa 1-2 Steaua, Stadionul Steaua.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 54’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

3rd Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Ľuboš Micheľ | 🇸🇰 | Stropkov, 1993–2008
Kick off: 6.45pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟥

Team

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

Subs:
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 29’ Goal, 0-1, (Steaua București), Michael Oakes o.g.
🥅 | 32’ Goal, 0-2, (Steaua București), Cristian Ciocoiu
🕒 | HT Steaua București 2-0 Aston Villa
⚽ | 54’ Goal, 1-2, Dwight Yorke
🔁 | 69’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Gary Charles
🕒 | FT Steaua București 2-1 Aston Villa

🟩 22 November 1997, Villa 2-1 Everton, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 36’ | Ugo Ehiogu | 56’ |

Assist(s) | Stan Collymore | 36’ | Steve Staunton | 56’ |

13th (+2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Uriah Rennie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1994-2009
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟩

Team

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

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🥅 | 12’ Goal, 0-1, (Everton, pen), Gary Speed
⚽ | 36’ Goal, 1-1, Savo Milošević, Assist by Stan Collymore
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Everton
⚽ | 56’ Goal, 2-1, Ugo Ehiogu, Assist by Steve Staunton
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Everton

🟨 | Booking, Alan Wright
🟨 | Booking, Steve Staunton

🟨 8 November 1997, Villa 1-1 Palace, Selhurst Park.

Scorer(s) | Julian Joachim | 86’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

15th= (-)

Premier League

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

Team

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

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 42’ Goal, 0-1, (Crystal Palace), Neil Shipperley
🕒 | HT Crystal Palace 1-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 73’ Sub off, Gary Charles, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🟥 | 77’ Sending off, (Crystal Palace), Jamie Smith
⚽ | 86’ Goal, 1-1, Julian Joachim
🕒 | FT Crystal Palace 1-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Gary Charles
🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor
🟨 | Booking, Dwight Yorke
🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević

🟩 4 November 1997, Villa 2-1 Bilbao, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ian Taylor | 27’ | Dwight Yorke | 50’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

2nd Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Sándor Piller | 🇭🇺 | Békéscsaba, 1991-2000
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
Aggregate Result: 🟩
Aggregate Score: 🟩 2-1
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟥 🟩

Team

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

Subs:
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 27’ Goal, 1-0, Ian Taylor
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Athletic Bilbao
⚽ | 50’ Goal, 2-0, Dwight Yorke
🥅 | 70’ Goal, 2-1, (Athletic Bilbao), Javi González
🔁 | 87’ Sub off, Dwight Yorke, Sub on, Simon Grayson
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Athletic Bilbao

🟥 1 November 1997, Villa 0-2 Chelsea, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

15th (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Steve Dunn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Bristol, 1992-2006
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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

Match Timeline

🥅 | 38’ Goal, 0-1, (Chelsea), Mark Hughes
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-1 Chelsea
🔁 | 60’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Ian Taylor
🔁 | 60’ Sub off, Julian Joachim, Sub on, Savo Milošević
🥅 | 82’ Goal, 0-2, (Chelsea), Tore André Flo
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-2 Chelsea

🟨 | Booking, Savo Milošević

🟨 26 October 1997, Villa 0-0 Arsenal, Highbury.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

13th= (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Durkin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Dorset, 1987-2004
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Arsenal 0-0 Aston Villa
🟥 | 83’ Sending off, (Arsenal), Emmanuel Petit
🕒 | FT Arsenal 0-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Gareth Southgate

🟨 21 October 1997, Villa 0-0 Bilbao, San Mamés.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

2nd Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Hartmut Strampe | 🇩🇪 | Handorf, 1993-2001
Kick off: 8.30pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟨

Team

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

Subs:
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Athletic Bilbao 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Ian Taylor, Sub on, Simon Grayson
🕒 | FT Athletic Bilbao 0-0 Aston Villa

🟥 18 October 1997, Villa 1-2 Wimbledon, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ian Taylor | 45’ |

Assist(s) | Savo Milošević | 45’ |

11th= (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Keith Burge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Tonypandy, 1986–1999
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |

Subs:
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 39’ Goal, 0-1, (Wimbledon), Robbie Earle
⚽ | 45’ Goal, 1-1, Ian Taylor, Assist by Savo Milošević
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Wimbledon
🥅 | 61’ Goal, 1-2, (Wimbledon), Carl Cort
🔁 | 74’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🔁 | 74’ Sub off, Riccardo Scimeca, Sub on, Alan Wright
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-2 Wimbledon

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟥 15 October 1997, Villa 0-3 West Ham, Upton Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

3rd Round

League Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Steve Lodge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Barnsley, 1987-2001
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 0-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

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

Subs:
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 9’ Goal, 0-1, (West Ham United), John Hartson
🥅 | 17’ Goal, 0-2, (West Ham United), Frank Lampard
🕒 | HT West Ham United 2-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 71’ Sub off, Gareth Southgate, Sub on, Simon Grayson
🔁 | 71’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Gary Charles
🔁 | 71’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
🥅 | 81’ Goal, 0-3, (West Ham United), John Hartson
🕒 | FT West Ham United 3-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟩 4 October 1997, Villa 1-0 Bolton, Reebok Stadium.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 12’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

10th= (+6)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Graham Poll | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1991-2007
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟩

Team

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

Subs:
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 12’ Goal, 1-0, Savo Milošević
🕒 | HT Bolton Wanderers 0-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🔁 | 68’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Gary Charles
🔁 | 84’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
🟥 | 90’ Sending off, Stan Collymore
🟥 | 90’ Sending off, (Bolton Wanderers), Andy Todd
🕒 | FT Bolton Wanderers 0-1 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Dwight Yorke

🟩 30 September 1997, Villa 1-0 Bordeaux, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Savo Milošević | 111’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

1st Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Knud Erik Fisker | 🇩🇰 | 1994-2005
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
AET Result: 🟩 Won
AET Score: 🟩 1-0
Aggregate Result: 🟩 Won
Aggregate Score: 🟩 1-0
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟩

Team

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

Subs:
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟨 | 40’ Booking, Ian Taylor
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 FC Girondins de Bordeaux
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-0 FC Girondins de Bordeaux
🔁 | 106’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Gary Charles
⚽ | 111’ Goal, 1-0, Savo Milošević
🕒 | AET Aston Villa 1-0 FC Girondins de Bordeaux

🟨 27 September 1997, Villa 2-2 Wednesday, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Steve Staunton | 32’ | Ian Taylor | 49’ |

Assist(s) | Fernando Nélson | 49’ |

16th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Neale Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1993-2006
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 | 🇵🇹 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 26’ Goal, 0-1, (Sheffield Wednesday), Wayne Collins
⚽ | 32’ Goal, 1-1, Steve Staunton
🥅 | 42’ Goal, 1-2, (Sheffield Wednesday), Guy Whittingham
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-2 Sheffield Wednesday
⚽ | 49’ Goal, 2-2, Ian Taylor, Assist by Fernando Nélson
🔁 | 58’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Savo Milošević
🔁 | 78’ Sub off, Fernando Nélson, Sub on, Gary Charles
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-2 Sheffield Wednesday

🟥 22 September 1997, Villa 0-3 Liverpool, Anfield.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

16th (-7)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Martin Bodenham | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Looe, 1981-1998
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Liverpool 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 56’ Goal, 0-1, (Liverpool, pen), Robbie Fowler
🔁 | 62’ Sub off, Ian Taylor, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🥅 | 79’ Goal, 0-2, (Liverpool), Steve McManaman
🥅 | 90’ Goal, 0-3, (Liverpool), Karl-Heinz Riedle
🕒 | FT Liverpool 3-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor
🟨 | Booking, Gareth Southgate

🟩 20 September 1997, Villa 2-1 Derby, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 73’ | Julian Joachim | 75’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

9th (+6)

Premier League

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

Team

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

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

Match Timeline

🥅 | 15’ Goal, 0-1, (Derby County), Francesco Baiano
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-1 Derby County
🔁 | 68’ Sub off, Saša Ćurčić, Sub on, Julian Joachim
⚽ | 73’ Goal, 1-1, Dwight Yorke
⚽ | 75’ Goal, 2-1, Julian Joachim
🔁 | 87’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🔁 | 88’ Sub off, Stan Collymore, Sub on, Savo Milošević
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Derby County

🟨 16 September 1997, Villa 0-0 Bordeaux, Stade du Parc Lescure.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

1st Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Armand Ancion | 🇧🇪 | Namur, 1994-1999
Kick off: 7.30pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

🟨 | 20’ Booking, Steve Staunton
🕒 | HT FC Girondins de Bordeaux 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | Sub off, Simon Grayson, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
🕒 | FT FC Girondins de Bordeaux 0-0 Aston Villa

🟩 13 September 1997, Villa 3-0 Barnsley, Oakwell.

Scorer(s) | Ugo Ehiogu | 25’ | Mark Draper | 50’ | Ian Taylor | 72’ |

Assist(s) | Stan Collymore | 50’ | Dwight Yorke | 72’ |

15th (+5)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Graham Barber | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Tring, 1994-2004
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 3-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 25’ Goal, 1-0, Ugo Ehiogu
🕒 | HT Barnsley 0-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 50’ Goal, 2-0, Mark Draper, Assist by Stan Collymore
⚽ | 72’ Goal, 3-0, Ian Taylor, Assist by Dwight Yorke
🔁 | 76’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Riccardo Scimeca
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Ian Taylor, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
🕒 | FT Barnsley 0-3 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

🟩 30 August 1997, Villa 1-0, Leeds, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 67’ |

Assist(s) | Steve Staunton | 67’ |

20th (-)

Premier League

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

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Leeds United
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Gary Charles, Sub on, Fernando Nélson
⚽ | 67’ Goal, 1-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Steve Staunton
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Leeds United

🟥 27 August 1997, Villa 2-3, Tottenham, White Hart Lane.

Scorer(s) | Dwight Yorke | 27’ | Stan Collymore | 58’ |

Assist(s) | Mark Draper | 27’ | Ian Taylor | 58’ |

20th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Mike Riley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leeds, 1994-2009
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟥 2-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Andy Townsend | 🇮🇪 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

Subs:
M Saša Ćurčić | 🇷🇸 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 6’ Goal, 0-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Les Ferdinand
⚽ | 27’ Goal, 1-1, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Mark Draper
🕒 | HT Tottenham Hotspur 1-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 58’ Goal, 2-1, Stan Collymore, Assist by Ian Taylor
🥅 | 66’ Goal, 2-2, (Tottenham Hotspur), Les Ferdinand
🥅 | 77’ Goal, 2-3, (Tottenham Hotspur), Ruel Fox
🔁 | 86’ Sub off, Ugo Ehiogu, Sub on, Saša Ćurčić
🕒 | FT Tottenham Hotspur 3-2 Aston Villa

🟥 23 August 1997, Villa 0-1, Newcastle, St James' Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

20th (-)

Premier League

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

Team

Starting XI:
GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Gary Charles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

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

Match Timeline

🥅 | 13’ Goal, 0-1, (Newcastle United), John Beresford
🕒 | HT Newcastle United 1-0 Aston Villa
🟥 | 53’ Sending off, (Newcastle United), David Batty
🔁 | 69’ Sub off, Riccardo Scimeca, Sub on, Fernando Nélson
🔁 | 69’ Sub off, Steve Staunton, Sub on, Alan Wright
🔁 | 69’ Sub off, Simon Grayson, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🕒 | FT Newcastle United 1-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ugo Ehiogu
🟨 | Booking, Gareth Southgate
🟨 | Booking, Stan Collymore

🟥 13 August 1997, Villa 0-4, Blackburn, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

20th (-3)

Premier League

Manager: Brian Little | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Peterlee, 1994-1998
Referee: Paul Alcock | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1988–2002
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-3
FT Score: 🟥 0-4
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥

Team

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

Subs:
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 21’ Goal, 0-1, (Blackburn Rovers), Chris Sutton
🥅 | 25’ Goal, 0-2, (Blackburn Rovers), Chris Sutton
🥅 | 41’ Goal, 0-3, (Blackburn Rovers), Chris Sutton
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-3 Blackburn Rovers
🔁 | 46' Sub off, Ugo Ehiogu, Sub on, Ian Taylor
🔁 | 46' Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on, Julian Joachim
🥅 | 71’ Goal, 0-4, (Blackburn Rovers)
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-4 Blackburn Rovers

🟩 9 August 1997, Villa 1-0, Leicester, Filbert Street.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

17th

Premier League

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

Team

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

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Stan Collymore
🥅 | 37’ Goal, 0-1, (Leicester City), Ian Marshall
🕒 | HT Leicester City 1-0 Aston Villa
🕒 | FT Leicester City 1-0 Aston Villa

🟨 | Booking, Ian Taylor

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