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2008-09

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🟩 24 May 2009, Villa 1-0 Newcastle, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Own Goal | 38’ |

Assist(s) | None

6th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Chris Foy | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | St. Helens, 1996-2015
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 38’ Goal, 1-0, Own Goal, Damian Duff
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Newcastle United
🔁 | 75’ Sub off, Craig Gardner, Sub on, Emile Heskey
🔁 | 84’ Sub off, Stiliyan Petrov, Sub on, Nigel Reo-Coker
🔁 | 89’ Sub off, John Carew, Sub on, Steve Sidwell
🟥 | 90’+4 Sending off, (Newcastle United), David Edgar
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Newcastle United

🟨 16 May 2009, Villa 1-1 Middlesbrough, Riverside Stadium.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 57’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

6th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Riley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leeds, 1994-2009
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 14’ Goal, 0-1, (Middlesbrough), Tuncay Şanlı
🕒 | HT Middlesbrough 0-1 Aston Villa
🟨 | 53’ Booking, Gareth Barry
🟨 | 53’ Booking, James Milner
⚽ | 57’ Goal, 1-1, John Carew, Assist by Stiliyan Petrov
🔁 | 70’ Sub off, Ashley Young, Sub on, Nigel Reo-Coker
🕒 | FT Middlesbrough 1-1 Aston Villa

🟥 9 May 2009, Villa 1-3 Fulham, Craven Cottage.

Scorer(s) | Ashley Young | 14’ |

Assist(s) | James Milner | 14’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mark Halsey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1996-2013
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟥 1-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 6’ Goal, 0-1, (Fulham, pen), Danny Murphy
⚽ | 14’ Goal, 1-1, Ashley Young, Assist by James Milner
🕒 | HT Fulham 1-1 Aston Villa
🥅 | 46’ Goal, 1-2, (Fulham), Diomansy Kamara
🥅 | 60’ Goal, 1-3, (Fulham), Diomansy Kamara
🔁 | 64’ Sub off, Nicky Shorey, Sub on, Nigel Reo-Coker
🔁 | 64’ Sub off, Luke Young, Sub on, Emile Heskey
🕒 | FT Fulham 3-1 Aston Villa

🟩 4 May 2009, Villa 1-0 Hull, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 34’ |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 34’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Dean | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wirral, 1997-2022
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 34’ Goal, 1-0, John Carew, Assist by Ashley Young
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Hull City
🔁 | 86’ Sub off, John Carew, Sub on Emile Heskey
🔁 | 90’+2 Sub off, Ashley Young, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🔁 | 90’+3 Sub off, Stiliyan Petrov, Sub on, Nigel Reo-Coker
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Hull City

🟨 25 April 2009, Villa 1-1 Bolton, Reebok Stadium.

Scorer(s) | Ashley Young | 43’ |

Assist(s) | Emile Heskey | 43’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Lee Probert | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wiltshire, 2003-2019
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟨 | 35’ Booking, Gareth Barry
⚽ | 43’ Goal, 1-0, Ashley Young, Assist by Emile Heskey
🕒 | HT Bolton Wanderers 0-1 Aston Villa
🥅 | 60’ Goal, 1-1, (Bolton Wanderers), Tamir Cohen
🔁 | 76’ Sub off, Emile Heskey, Sub on, Nathan Delfouneso
🕒 | FT Bolton Wanderers 1-1 Aston Villa

🟨 18 April 2009, Villa 1-1 West Ham, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Emile Heskey | 11’ |

Assist(s) | James Milner | 11’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Rob Styles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hampshire, 1996-2009
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 11’ Goal, 1-0, Emile Heskey, Assist by James Milner
🟨 | 44’ Booking, Ashley Young
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 West Ham United
🟨 | 64’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
🔁 | 71’ Sub off, Emile Heskey, Sub on, Nathan Delfouneso
🔁 | 81’ Sub off, James Milner, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🥅 | 85’ Goal, 1-1, (West Ham United), Diego Tristán
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-1 West Ham United

🟨 12 April 2009, Villa 3-3 Everton, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 33’ | James Milner | 55’ | Gareth Barry | 67’ pen |

Assist(s) | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 33’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Howard Webb | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Rotherham, 2000-2014
Kick off: 2.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Score: 🟨 3-3
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 19’ Goal, 0-1, (Everton), Marouane Fellaini
🥅 | 23’ Goal, 0-2, (Everton), Tim Cahill
⚽ | 33’ Goal, 1-2, John Carew, Assist by Gabriel Agbonlahor
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-2 Everton
🥅 | 53’ Goal, 1-3, (Everton), Steven Pienaar
🔁 | 54’ Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Nathan Delfouneso
⚽ | 55’ Goal, 2-3, James Milner
⚽ | 67’ Goal, 3-3, Gareth Barry (pen)
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 3-3 Everton

🟥 5 April 2009, Villa 2-3 United, Old Trafford.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 30’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 58’ |

Assist(s) | Gareth Barry | 30’ | John Carew | 58’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Riley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leeds, 1994-2009
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟥 2-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟨 | 14’ Booking, James Milner
🥅 | 14’ Goal, 0-1, (Manchester United), Cristiano Ronaldo
⚽ | 30’ Goal, 1-1, John Carew, Assist by Gareth Barry
🕒 | HT Manchester United 1-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 58’ Goal, 2-1, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by John Carew
🔁 | 76’ Sub off, James Milner, Sub on, Nigel Reo-Coker
🟨 | 79’ Booking, Ashley Young
🥅 | 80’ Goal, 2-2, (Manchester United), Cristiano Ronaldo
🥅 | 90’+3 Goal, 2-3, (Manchester United), Frederico Macheda
🕒 | FT Manchester United 3-2 Aston Villa

🟥 22 March 2009, Villa 0-5 Liverpool, Anfield.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Martin Atkinson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | West Riding, 2003-2022
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-3
FT Score: 🟥 0-5
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟥 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
GK Brad Guzan | 🇺🇸 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 8’ Goal, 0-1, (Liverpool), Dirk Kuyt
🥅 | 33’ Goal, 0-2, (Liverpool), Albert Riera
🥅 | 39’ Goal, 0-3, (Liverpool, pen), Steven Gerrard
🟨 | 40’ Booking, Luke Young
🟨 | 41’ Booking, Gareth Barry
🕒 | HT Liverpool 3-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 50’ Goal, 0-4, (Liverpool), Steven Gerrard
🔁 | 58’ Sub off, Emile Heskey, Sub on, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🟥 | 64’ Sending off, Brad Friedel
🔁 | 64’ Sub off, Nigel Reo-Coker, Sub on, Brad Guzan
🥅 | 65’ Goal, 0-5, (Liverpool, pen), Steven Gerrard
🔁 | 88’ Sub off, John Carew, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🟨 | 90’+2 Booking, Craig Gardner
🕒 | FT Liverpool 5-0 Aston Villa

🟥 15 March 2009, Villa 1-2 Tottenham, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 85’ |

Assist(s) | James Milner | 85’ |

5th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Steve Bennett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1995-2010
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 5’ Goal, 0-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Jermain Jenas
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-1 Tottenham Hotspur
🥅 | 50’ Goal, 0-2, (Tottenham Hotspur), Darren Bent
🟨 | 54’ Booking, Nigel Reo-Coker
🔁 | 60’ Sub off, Zat Knight, Sub on, John Carew
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Nathan Delfouneso
🔁 | 82’ Sub off, Emile Heskey, Sub on, Craig Gardner
⚽ | 85’ Goal, 1-2, John Carew, Assist by James Milner
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur

🟥 4 March 2009, Villa 0-2 Manchester City, City of Manchester Stadium.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

4th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Chris Foy | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | St. Helens, 1996-2015
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟥 🟨 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟨 | 23’ Booking, James Milner
🥅 | 24’ Goal, (Manchester City, pen), Elano
🕒 | HT Manchester City 1-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Curtis Davies, Sub on, John Carew
🟨 | 56’ Booking, Gareth Barry
🔁 | 88’ Sub off, Carlos Cuéllar, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🥅 | 89’ Goal, (Manchester City), Shaun Wright-Phillips
🕒 | FT Manchester City 2-0 Aston Villa

🟨 1 March 2009, Villa 2-2 Stoke, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Stiliyan Petrov | 45’ | John Carew | 79’ |

Assist(s) | James Milner | 45’ | Stiliyan Petrov | 79’ |

4th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Howard Webb | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Rotherham, 2000-2014
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟨 2-2
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟥 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Match Timeline

🟨 | 34’ Booking, Ashley Young
⚽ | 45’ Goal, 1-0, Stiliyan Petrov, Assist by James Milner
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Stoke City
🔁 | 76’ Sub off, Emile Heskey, Sub on, John Carew
⚽ | 79’ Goal, 2-0, John Carew, Assist by Stiliyan Petrov
🥅 | 87’ Goal, 2-1, (Stoke City), Ryan Shawcross
🥅 | 90’+1 Goal, 2-2, (Stoke City), Glenn Whelan
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-2 Stoke City

🟥 26 February 2009, Villa 1-3 CSKA, Luzhniki Stadium.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

Round of 32

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Felix Brych | 🇩🇪 | Munich, 2007-2021
Kick off: 5.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟥 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Guzan | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Barry Bannan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |
W Marc Albrighton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Isaiah Osbourne | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Marc Albrighton
🕒 | HT CSKA Moscow 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Moustapha Salifou 🔴, Sub on, Marlon Harewood 🔴
🥅 | 61’ Goal, 0-1, (CSKA Moscow), Yuriy Zhirkov
🔁 | 85’ Sub off, Curtis Davies, Sub on, Isaiah Osbourne
🟨 | 84’ Booking, Barry Bannan
🟨 | 88’ Booking, Marc Albrighton
🥅 | 90’+3 Goal, 0-2, (CSKA Moscow), Vágner Love
🕒 | FT CSKA Moscow 2-0 Aston Villa

🟥 21 February 2009, Villa 0-1 Chelsea, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

4th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mark Halsey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1996-2013
Kick off: 12.45pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 19’ Goal, 0-1, (Chelsea), Nicolas Anelka
🕒 | HT Chelsea 1-0 Aston Villa
🟨 | 53’ Booking, Carlos Cuéllar
🔁 | 70’ Sub off, Curtis Davies, Sub on, John Carew
🕒 | FT Chelsea 1-0 Aston Villa

🟨 18 February 2009, Villa 1-1 CSKA, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 69’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Round of 32

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Peter Rasmussen | 🇩🇰 | Copenhagen, 2006-
Kick off: 7.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Guzan | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🥅 | 14’ Goal, 0-1, (CSKA Moscow), Vágner Love
🟨 | 39’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-1 CSKA Moscow
⚽ | 69’ Goal, 1-1, John Carew, Assist by Craig Gardner
🟨 | 88’ Booking, Luke Young
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-1 CSKA Moscow

🟥 15 February 2009, Villa 1-3 Everton, Goodison Park.

Scorer(s) | James Milner | 8’ pen |

Assist(s) | None

5th Round

FA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Martin Atkinson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | West Riding, 2003-2022
Kick off: 2.30pm
HT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 4’ Goal, 0-1, (Everton), Jack Rodwell
⚽ | 8’ Goal, 1-1, James Milner (pen)
🟨 | 23’ Booking, Steve Sidwell
🥅 | 24’ Goal, 1-2, (Everton, pen), Mikel Arteta
🟨 | 25’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
🕒 | HT Everton 2-1 Aston Villa
🟨 | 56’ Booking, James Milner
🥅 | 76’ Goal, 1-3, (Everton), Tim Cahill
🔁 | 83’ Sub off, Steve Sidwell, Sub on, Nathan Delfouneso
🕒 | FT Everton 3-1 Aston Villa

🟩 7 February 2009, Villa 2-0 Blackburn, Ewood Park.

​Scorer(s) | James Milner | 27’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 90’ |

Assist(s) | Gareth Barry | 27’ |

3rd (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Steve Bennett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1995-2010
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 27’ Goal, 1-0, James Milner, Assist by Gareth Barry
🕒 | HT Blackburn Rovers 0-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Carlos Cuéllar, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🔁 | 70’ Sub off, Emile Heskey, Sub on, John Carew
⚽ | 90’ Goal, 2-0, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🟨 | 90’+3 Booking, Gareth Barry
🕒 | FT Blackburn Rovers 0-2 Aston Villa

🟩 4 February 2009, Villa 3-1 Doncaster, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Steve Sidwell | 15’ | John Carew | 19’ | Nathan Delfouneso | 61’ |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

4th Round Replay

FA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Lee Mason | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Bolton, 2006-2021
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Score: 🟩 3-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Guzan | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Isaiah Osbourne | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 15’ Goal, 1-0, Steve Sidwell
⚽ | 19’ Goal, 2-0, John Carew
🟨 | 34’ Booking, Steve Sidwell
🥅 | 45’ Goal, 2-1, (Doncaster Rovers), Jason Price
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 2-1 Doncaster Rovers
⚽ | 61’ Goal, 3-1, Nathan Delfouneso, Assist by Nicky Shorey
🔁 | 78’ Sub off, Ashley Young, Sub on, Isaiah Osbourne
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 3-1 Doncaster Rovers

🟨 31 January 2009, Villa 0-0 Wigan, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

4th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Rob Styles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hampshire, 1996-2009
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Wigan Athletic
🟨 | 61’ Booking, Curtis Davies
🔁 | 62’ Sub off, Craig Gardner, Sub on, John Carew
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-0 Wigan Athletic

🟩 27 January 2009, Villa 1-0 Portsmouth, Fratton Park.

Scorer(s) | Emile Heskey | 21’ |

Assist(s) | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 21’ |

4th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Peter Walton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Northamptonshire, 1998-2012
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Emile Heskey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Emile Heskey
⚽ | 21’ Goal, 1-0, Emile Heskey, Assist by Gabriel Agbonlahor
🕒 | HT Portsmouth 0-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 65’ Sub off, Craig Gardner, Sub on, Steve Sidwell
🟥 | 71’ Sending off, (Portsmouth), Nadir Belhadj
🟨 | 80’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
🔁 | 83’ Sub off, Emile Heskey, Sub on, Nicky Shorey
🟨 | 87’ Booking, James Milner
🕒 | FT Portsmouth 0-1 Aston Villa

🟨 24 January 2009, Villa 0-0 Doncaster, Keepmoat Stadium.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

4th Round

FA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mark Halsey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1996-2013
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Doncaster Rovers 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 70’ Sub off, Nigel Reo-Coker, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🕒 | FT Doncaster Rovers 0-0 Aston Villa

🟩 17 January 2009, Villa 2-1 Sunderland, Stadium of Light.

Scorer(s) | James Milner | 60’ | Gareth Barry | 80’ pen |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 60’ |

4th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Dean | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wirral, 1997-2022
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 11’ Goal, 0-1, (Sunderland), Danny Collins
🟨 | 18’ Booking, Luke Young
🕒 | HT Sunderland 1-0 Aston Villa
⚽ | 60’ Goal, 1-1, James Milner, Assist by Ashley Young
🟨 | 72’ Booking, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🟥 | 72’ Sending off, Ashley Young
🔁 | 73’ Sub off, Steve Sidwell, Sub on, Craig Gardner
⚽ | 80’ Goal, 2-1, Gareth Barry (pen)
🕒 | FT Sunderland 1-2 Aston Villa

🟩 10 January 2009, Villa 2-1 Albion, Villa Park.

​Scorer(s) | Curtis Davies | 18’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 41’ |

Assist(s) | Gareth Barry | 18’ | 41’ |

4th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Steve Bennett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1995-2010
Kick off: 12.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 18’ Goal, 1-0, Curtis Davies, Assist by Gareth Barry
⚽ | 41’ Goal, 2-0, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Gareth Barry
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 2-0 West Bromwich Albion
🥅 | 49’ Goal, 2-1, (West Bromwich Albion), James Morrison
🟨 | 74’ Booking, Martin Laursen
🔁 | 86’ Sub off, Steve Sidwell, Sub on, Carlos Cuéllar
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 West Bromwich Albion

🟩 4 January 2009, Villa 2-1 Gillingham, KRBS Priestfield Stadium.

Scorer(s) | James Milner | 13’ | 79’ pen |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

3rd Round

FA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Keith Stroud | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hampshire, 2004-2010
Kick off: 1.30pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 13’ Goal, 1-0, James Milner, Assist by Stiliyan Petrov
🟨 | 24’ Booking, Nathan Reo-Coker
🟨 | 35’ Booking, Curtis Davies
🕒 | HT Gillingham 0-1 Aston Villa
🥅 | 57’ Goal, 1-1, (Gillingham), Simeon Jackson
🔁 | 72’ Sub off, Nathan Delfouneso, Sub on, Marlon Harewood
⚽ | 79’ Goal, 2-1, James Milner (pen)
🕒 | FT Gillingham 1-2 Aston Villa

🟩 30 December 2008, Villa 1-0 Hull, KC Stadium.

Scorer(s) | Own Goal | 88’ |

Assist(s) | None

4th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Steve Bennett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1995-2010
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Hull City 0-0 Aston Villa
🟨 | 50’ Booking, Gareth Barry
🟨 | 60’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
🔁 | 86’ Sub off, Steve Sidwell, Sub on, Craig Gardner
⚽ | 88’ Goal, 1-0, Own Goal, Kamil Zayatte
🕒 | FT Hull City 0-1 Aston Villa

🟨 26 December 2008, Villa 2-2 Arsenal, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Gareth Barry | 65’ pen | Zat Knight | 90’+1 |

Assist(s) | Stiliyan Petrov | 90'+1 |

4th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Lee Mason | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Bolton, 2006-2021
Kick off: 5.15pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟨 2-2
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🥅 | 40’ Goal, 0-1, (Arsenal), Denílson
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-1 Arsenal
🥅 | 49’ Goal, 0-2, (Arsenal), Abou Diaby
⚽ | 65’ Goal, 1-2, Gareth Barry (pen)
🟨 | 72’ Booking, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🟨 | 77’ Booking, Nigel Reo-Coker
🟨 | 82’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
⚽ | 90’+1 Goal, 2-2, Zat Knight, Assist by Stiliyan Petrov
🟨 | 90’+4 Booking, Gareth Barry
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-2 Arsenal

🟩 20 December 2008, Villa 1-0 West Ham, Upton Park.

Scorer(s) | Own Goal | 78’ |

Assist(s) | None

3rd (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mark Halsey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1996-2013
Kick off: 5.30pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT West Ham United 0-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 58’ Sub off, Carlos Cuéllar, Sub on, Nigel Reo-Coker
🟨 | 72’ Booking, James Milner
⚽ | 78’ Goal, 1-0, Own Goal, Lucas Neill
🕒 | FT West Ham United 0-1 Aston Villa

🟥 17 December 2008, Villa 1-3 Hamburg, HSH Nordbank Arena.

Scorer(s) | Nathan Delfouneso | 83’ |

Assist(s) | Moustapha Salifou | 83' |

Group F

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Aleksei Nikolaev | 🇷🇺 | Moscow, 2007-2016
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Guzan | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Barry Bannan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 18’ Goal, 0-1, (Hamburger SV), Mladen Petric
🥅 | 30’ Goal, 0-2, (Hamburger SV), Ivica Olic
🕒 | HT Hamburger SV 2-0 Aston Villa
🟨 | 50’ Booking, Zat Knight
🥅 | 57’ Goal, 0-3, (Hamburger SV), Ivica Olic
🔁 | 61’ Sub off, Craig Gardner, Sub on, Barry Bannan 🟢
🟨 | 65’ Booking, Steve Sidwell
⚽ | 83’ Goal, 1-3, Nathan Delfouneso, Assist by Moustapha Salifou
🟨 | 84’ Booking, Steve Sidwell
🟥 | 84’ Sending off, Steve Sidwell
🕒 | FT Hamburger SV 3-1 Aston Villa

🟩 13 December 2008, Villa 4-2 Bolton, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 25’ | 68’ | Own Goal | 40’ | Ashley Young | 78’ |

Assist(s) | Martin Laursen | 25’ | Ashley Young | 68’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 78’ |

4th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Lee Probert | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wiltshire, 2003-2019
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Score: 🟩 4-2
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 17’ Goal, 0-1, (Bolton Wanderers), Johan Elmander
⚽ | 25’ Goal, 1-1, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Martin Laursen
⚽ | 40’ Goal, 2-1, Own Goal, Kevin Davies
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 2-1 Bolton Wanderers
⚽ | 68’ Goal, 3-1, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Ashley Young
🔁 | 68’ Sub off, James Milner, Sub on, Nigel Reo-Coker
⚽ | 78’ Goal, 4-1, Ashley Young, Assist by Gabriel Agbonlahor
🔁 | 81’ Sub off, Ashley Young, Sub on, Marlon Harewood
🥅 | 86’ Goal, 4-2, (Bolton Wanderers), Kevin Davies
🔁 | 87’ Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Nicky Shorey
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 4-2 Bolton Wanderers

🟩 7 December 2008, Villa 3-2 Everton, Goodison Park.

Scorer(s) | Steve Sidwell | 1’ | Ashley Young | 54’ | 90’+4 |

Assist(s) | James Milner | 1’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 90’+4 |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Martin Atkinson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | West Riding, 2003-2022
Kick off: 4.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟩 3-2
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

⚽ | 1’ Goal, 1-0, Steve Sidwell, Assist by James Milner (31 seconds)
🥅 | 30’ Goal, 1-1, (Everton), Joleon Lescott
🟨 | 31’ Booked, Luke Young
🕒 | HT Everton 1-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 54’ Goal, 2-1, Ashley Young
🥅 | 90’+3 Goal, 2-2, (Everton), Joleon Lescott
⚽ | 90’+4 Goal, 3-2, Ashley Young, Assist by Gabriel Agbonlahor
🕒 | FT Everton 2-3 Aston Villa

🟥 4 December 2008, Villa 1-2 MŠK Žilina, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Nathan Delfouneso | 28’ |

Assist(s) | Marlon Harewood | 28' |

Group F

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Espen Berntsen | 🇳🇴 | Vang, 2002-2012
HT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Guzan | 🇺🇸 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Isaiah Osbourne | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 16’ Goal, 0-1, (MŠK Žilina), Vladimir Leitner
🥅 | 19’ Goal, 0-2, (MŠK Žilina), Peter Štyvar
⚽ | 28’ Goal, 1-2, Nathan Delfouneso, Assist by Marlon Harewood
🟨 | 29’ Booking, Nathan Delfouneso
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-2 MŠK Žilina
🔁 | 65’ Sub off, Isaiah Osbourne, Sub on, James Milner
🔁 | 68’ Sub off, Moustapha Salifou, Sub on, Gareth Barry
🔁 | 76’ Sub off, Nathan Delfouneso, Sub on, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🟥 | 79’ Sending off, (MŠK Žilina), Vladimir Leitner
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-2 MŠK Žilina

🟨 29 November 2008, Villa 0-0 Fulham, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

5th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Jones | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Chester, 1997-2018
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Fulham
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-0 Fulham

🟨 22 November 2008, Villa 0-0 United, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

4th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Chris Foy | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | St. Helens, 1996-2015
Kick off: 5.30pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Manchester United
🟨 | 77’ Booking, Curtis Davies
🔁 | 81’ Sub off, Steve Sidwell, Sub on, John Carew
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-0 Manchester United

🟩 15 November 2008, Villa 2-0 Arsenal, Emirates Stadium.

​Scorer(s) | Own Goal | 70’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 80’ |

Assist(s) | Martin Laursen | 80’ |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Riley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leeds, 1994-2009
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🟨 | 44’ Booking, Brad Friedel
🕒 | HT Arsenal 0-0 Aston Villa
🟨 | 55’ Booking, Gareth Barry
⚽ | 70’ Goal, 1-0, Own Goal, Gaël Clichy
⚽ | 80’ Goal, 2-0, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Martin Laursen
🟨 | 81’ Booking, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🟨 | 90’ Booking, Steve Sidwell
🕒 | FT Arsenal 0-2 Aston Villa

🟥 9 November 2008, Villa 1-2 Middlesbrough, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Steve Sidwell | 37’ |

Assist(s) | James Milner | 37' |

5th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Rob Styles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hampshire, 1996-2009
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 34’ Goal, 0-1, (Middlesbrough), Tuncay Şanlı
⚽ | 37’ Goal, 1-1, Steve Sidwell, Assist by James Milner
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Middlesbrough
🔁 | 70’ Sub off, Nicky Shorey, Sub on, Marlon Harewood
🟨 | 71’ Booking, James Milner
🟨 | 75’ Booking, Ashley Young
🥅 | 88’ Goal, 1-2, (Middlesbrough), Tuncay Şanlı
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-2 Middlesbrough

🟩 6 November 2008, Villa 1-0 Slavia Prague, Stadion Eden.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 26’ |

Assist(s) | Steve Sidwell | 26' |

Group F

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Costas Kapitanis | 🇨🇾 | Larnaca, 1996-2010
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Guzan | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 26’ Goal, 1-0, John Carew, Assist by Steve Sidwell
🟨 | 31’ Booking, Craig Gardner
🕒 | HT SK Slavia Prague 0-1 Aston Villa
🟨 | 64’ Booking, Steve Sidwell
🟨 | 85’ Booking, Brad Guzan
🔁 | 89’ Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Gareth Barry
🔁 | 90’ Sub off, John Carew, Sub on, Nathan Delfouneso
🕒 | FT SK Slavia Prague 0-1 Aston Villa

🟥 3 November 2008, Villa 0-2 Newcastle, St James' Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

5th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Steve Bennett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1995-2010
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟨 | 22’ Booking, Gareth Barry
🟨 | 37’ Booking, Luke Young
🕒 | HT Newcastle United 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 60’ Goal, 0-1, (Newcastle United), Obafemi Martins
🔁 | 72’ Sub off, Nicky Shorey, Sub on, Steve Sidwell
🟨 | 77’ Booking, Steve Sidwell
🥅 | 83’ Goal, 0-2, (Newcastle United), Obafemi Martins
🔁 | 85’ Sub off, Nigel Reo-Coker, Sub on, Marlon Harewood
🕒 | FT Newcastle United 2-0 Aston Villa

🟩 29 October 2008, Villa 3-2 Blackburn, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Luke Young | 45’+1 | Gareth Barry | 64’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 87’ |

Assist(s) | James Milner | 64’ | Ashley Young | 87’ |

4th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Keith Stroud | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hampshire, 2004-2010
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟩 3-2
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 30’ Goal, 0-1, (Blackburn Rovers), Stephen Warnock
⚽ | 45’+1 Goal, 1-1, Luke Young, Assist by Nicky Shorey
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Blackburn Rovers
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Stiliyan Petrov, Sub on, John Carew
⚽ | 64’ Goal, 2-1, Gareth Barry, Assist by James Milner
🔁 | 83’ Sub off, Nigel Reo-Coker, Sub on, Steve Sidwell
⚽ | 87’ Goal, 3-1, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Ashley Young
🔁 | 90’+1 Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Marlon Harewood
🥅 | 90’+4 Goal, 3-2, (Blackburn Rovers), Brett Emerton
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 3-2 Blackburn Rovers

🟩 26 October 2008, Villa 4-0 Wigan, JJB Stadium.

Scorer(s) | Gareth Barry | 22’ pen | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 57’ | John Carew | 62’ | Steve Sidwell | 90’ |

Assist(s) | John Carew | 57’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 62’ | James Milner | 90’ |

5th (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Jones | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Chester, 1997-2018
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 4-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 22’ Goal, 1-0, Gareth Barry (pen)
🟨 | 31’ Booking, Luke Young
🟨 | 44’ Booking, Nigel Reo-Coker
🕒 | HT Wigan Athletic 0-1 Aston Villa
🔁 | 54’ Sub off, Gareth Barry, Sub on, John Carew
⚽ | 57’ Goal, 2-0, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by John Carew
⚽ | 62’ Goal, 3-0, John Carew, Assist by Gabriel Agbonlahor
🔁 | 78’ Sub off, Luke Young, Sub on, Curtis Davies
🔁 | 84’ Sub off, Stiliyan Petrov, Sub on, Steve Sidwell
⚽ | 90’ Goal, 4-0, Steve Sidwell, Assist by James Milner
🕒 | FT Wigan Athletic 0-4 Aston Villa

🟩 23 October 2008, Villa 2-1 Ajax, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Martin Laursen | 8’ | Gareth Barry | 45’ |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 8’ | 45’ |

Group F

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Thomas Einwaller | 🇦🇹 | Scheffau am Wilden Kaiser, 1997-2012
Kick off: 8.15pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟥 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 8’ Goal, 1-0, Martin Laursen, Assist by Ashley Young
🥅 | 22’ Goal, 1-1, (AFC Ajax), Thomas Vermaelen
⚽ | 45’ Goal, 2-1, Gareth Barry, Assist by Ashley Young
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 2-1 AFC Ajax
🟨 | 75’ Booking, Carlos Cuéllar
🔁 | 81’ Sub off Nigel Reo-Coker, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🟨 | 85’ Booking, Craig Gardner
🔁 | 90’+3 Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Curtis Davies
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 AFC Ajax

🟨 18 October 2008, Villa 0-0 Portsmouth, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

6th (-1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Riley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Leeds, 1994-2009
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Portsmouth
🟨 | 64’ Booking, Ashley Young
🟥 | 81’ Sending off, (Portsmouth), Sean Davis
🔁 | 88’ Sub off, Martin Laursen, Sub on, Luke Young
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-0 Portsmouth

🟥 5 October 2008, Villa 0-2 Chelsea, Stamford Bridge.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

5th (-2)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Chris Foy | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | St. Helens, 1996-2015
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Score: 🟥 0-2
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 21’ Goal, 0-1, (Chelsea), Joe Cole
🥅 | 44’ Goal, 0-2, (Chelsea), Nicolas Anelka
🕒 | HT Chelsea 2-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Luke Young, Sub on, James Milner
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Curtis Davies, Sub on, Carlos Cuéllar
🟨 | 68’ Booking, Carlos Cuéllar
🔁 | 71’ Sub off, John Carew, Sub on, Marlon Harewood
🟨 | 78’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
🟨 | 85’ Booking, Nicky Shorey
🕒 | FT Chelsea 2-0 Aston Villa

🟨 2 October 2008, Villa 1-1 Lovech, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Marlon Harewood | 27’ |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 27' |

1st Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Tony Chapron | 🇫🇷 | Normandy, 2007-2017
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Aggregate Result: 🟩 Won
Aggregate Score: 🟩 4-2
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |
W Wayne Routledge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Isaiah Osbourne | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 27’ Goal, 1-0, Marlon Harewood, Assist by Ashley Young
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 PFC Litex Lovech
🥅 | 53’ Goal, 1-1, (PFC Litex Lovech, pen), Wilfried Nilflore
🔁 | 85’ Sub off, Ashley Young, Sub on, Isaiah Osbourne
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-1 PFC Litex Lovech

🟩 27 September 2008, Villa 2-1 Sunderland, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ashley Young | 18’ | John Carew | 33’ |

Assist(s) | Stiliyan Petrov | 33’ |

3rd (+1)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Peter Walton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Northamptonshire, 1998-2012
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 10’ Goal, 0-1, (Sunderland), Djibril Cissé
⚽ | 18’ Goal, 1-1, Ashley Young
⚽ | 33’ Goal, 2-1, John Carew, Assist by Stiliyan Petrov
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 2-1 Sunderland
🔁 | 70’ Sub off, Nicky Shorey, Sub on, James Milner
🟨 | 86’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
🔁 | 90’+2 Sub off, John Carew, Sub on, Carlos Cuéllar
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Sunderland

🟥 24 September 2008, Villa 0-1 QPR, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

3rd Round

League Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Lee Mason | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Bolton, 2006-2021
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Guzan | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Isaiah Osbourne | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
W Wayne Routledge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Brad Guzan
🟨 | 36’ Booking, Carlos Cuéllar
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Queens Park Rangers
🥅 | 57’ Goal, 0-1, (Queens Park Rangers), Damion Stewart
🟨 | 60’ Booking, Craig Gardner
🔁 | 67’ Sub off, Isaiah Osbourne, Sub on, Wayne Routledge
🔁 | 87’ Sub off, Marlon Harewood, Sub on, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-1 Queens Park Rangers

🟩 21 September 2008, Villa 2-1 Albion, The Hawthorns.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 27’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 29’ |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 27' | 29’ |

4th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mike Dean | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wirral, 1997-2022
Kick off: 12.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 27’ Goal, 1-0, John Carew, Assist by Ashley Young
⚽ | 29’ Goal, 2-0, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Ashley Young
🥅 | 34’ Goal, 2-1, (West Bromwich Albion), James Morrison
🕒 | HT West Bromwich Albion 2-1 Aston Villa
🟨 | 68’ Booking, Luke Young
🔁 | 74’ Sub off, Nicky Shorey, Sub on, James Milner
🔁 | 83’ Sub off, Stiliyan Petrov, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🟨 | 83’ Booking, John Carew
🟨 | 88’ Booking, Ashley Young
🔁 | 89’ Sub off, John Carew, Sub on, Carlos Cuéllar
🕒 | FT West Bromwich Albion 2-1 Aston Villa

🟩 18 September 2008, Villa 3-1 Lovech, Gradski.

Scorer(s) | Nigel Reo-Coker | 45’ | Gareth Barry | 72’ pen | Stiliyan Petrov | 90’ |

Assist(s) | None

1st Round

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Christoforos Zografos | 🇬🇷 | Athens, 2004-2008
Kick off: 3.20pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟩 3-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
CB Carlos Cuéllar | 🇪🇸 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Wayne Routledge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Carlos Cuéllar
🥅 | 10’ Goal, 0-1, (PFC Litex Lovech), Ivelin Popov
⚽ | 45’ Goal, 1-1, Nigel Reo-Coker
🕒 | HT PFC Litex Lovech 1-1 Aston Villa
🟥 | 60’ Sending off, (PFC Litex Lovech), Cédric Cambon
🔁 | 68’ Sub off, Craig Gardner, Sub on, Marlon Harewood
🟥 | 71’ Sending off, (PFC Litex Lovech), Mihail Venkov
⚽ | 72’ Goal, 2-1, Gareth Barry (pen)
🔁 | 74’ Sub off, Nigel Reo-Coker, Sub on, Wayne Routledge
🔁 | 78’ Sub off, Gareth Barry, Sub on, Moustapha Salifou
🟨 | 80’ Booking, Stiliyan Petrov
⚽ | 90’ Goal, 3-1, Stiliyan Petrov
🕒 | FT PFC Litex Lovech 1-3 Aston Villa

🟩 15 September 2008, Villa 2-1 Tottenham, White Hart Lane

Scorer(s) | Nigel Reo-Coker | 5’ | Ashley Young | 54’ |

Assist(s) | John Carew | 5’ | Gareth Barry | 54’ |

4th (+3)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Steve Bennett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Kent, 1995-2010
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 5’ Goal, 1-0, Nigel Reo-Coker, Assist by John Carew
🟨 | 21’ Booking, Nicky Shorey
🕒 | HT Tottenham Hotspur 0-1 Aston Villa
🟨 | 51’ Booking, John Carew
⚽ | 54’ Goal, 2-0, John Carew, Assist by Gareth Barry
🔁 | 63’ Sub off, John Carew, Sub on, James Milner
🟨 | 84’ Booking, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🔁 | 84’ Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Marlon Harewood
🥅 | 87’ Goal, 2-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Darren Bent
🔁 | 88’ Sub off, Nicky Shorey, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🟨 | 90’+3 Booking, Ashley Young
🕒 | FT Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Aston Villa

🟨 31 August 2008, Villa 0-0 Liverpool, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

7th (-)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Martin Atkinson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | West Riding, 2003-2022
Kick off: 2.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
W James Milner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Liverpool
🔁 | 64’ Sub off, Ashley Young, Sub on, James Milner 🟢
🔁 | 79’ Sub off, Nicky Shorey, Sub on, Craig Gardner
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 0-0 Liverpool

🟨 28 August 2008, Villa 1-1 Hafnarfjordur, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Craig Gardner | 27’ |

Assist(s) | Marlon Harewood | 27' |

2nd Qualifying

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Björn Kuipers | 🇳🇱 | Oldenzaal, 2006-2021
Kick off: 8.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟨 1-1
Aggregate Score: 🟩 5-2
Aggregate Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |
M Isaiah Osbourne | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Wayne Routledge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

⚽ | 27’ Goal, 1-0, Craig Gardner, Assist by Marlon Harewood
🥅 | 30’ Goal, 1-1, (Fimleikafélag Hafnarfjarðar), Atli Vidar Björnsson
🟨 | 40’ Booking, Marlon Harewood
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Fimleikafélag Hafnarfjarðar
🔁 | 62’ Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Nathan Delfouneso
🟨 | 72’ Booking, Nathan Delfouneso
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-1 Fimleikafélag Hafnarfjarðar

🟥 23 August 2008, Villa 2-3 Stoke, Britannia Stadium.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 63’ | Martin Laursen | 83’ |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 63’ |

7th (-5)

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Mark Halsey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hertfordshire, 1996-2013
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟥 2-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
Last 5: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟥

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
W Wayne Routledge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🥅 | 30’ Goal, 0-1, (Stoke City, pen), Liam Lawrence
🕒 | HT Stoke City 1-0 Aston Villa
⚽ | 63’ Goal, 1-1, John Carew, Assist by Ashley Young
🔁 | 73’ Sub off, Nicky Shorey, Sub on, Wayne Routledge
🥅 | 80’ Goal, 1-2, (Stoke City), Ricardo Fuller
⚽ | 83’ Goal, 2-2, Martin Laursen
🥅 | 90’+4 Goal, 2-3, (Stoke City), Mamady Sidibé
🕒 | FT Stoke City 3-2 Aston Villa

🟩 17 August 2008, Villa 4-2 Abu Dhabi, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 47’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 69’ | 74’ | 76’ |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 47’ | Curtis Davies | 69’ | Gareth Barry | 74’ | 76’ |

2nd

Premier League

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Phil Dowd | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Stoke on Trent, 1998-2016
Kick off: 2.00pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 4-2
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
RB Luke Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
None

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Luke Young
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Manchester City
⚽ | 47’ Goal, 1-0, John Carew, Assist by Ashley Young
🥅 | 64’ Goal, 1-1, (Manchester City, pen), Elano
⚽ | 69’ Goal, 2-1, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Curtis Davis
⚽ | 74’ Goal, 3-1, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Gareth Barry
⚽ | 76’ Goal, 4-1, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Assist by Gareth Barry
🥅 | 89’ Goal, 4-2, (Manchester City), Vedran Ćorluka
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 4-2 Manchester City

🟩 14 August 2008, Villa 4-1 Hafnarfjordur, Laugardalsvöllur.

Scorer(s) | Gareth Barry | 4’ | Ashley Young | 6’ | Gabriel Agbonlahor | 38’ | Martin Laursen | 64’ |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 4' | 64' |

2nd Qualifying

UEFA Cup

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Radek Matějek | 🇨🇿 | 2004-
Kick off: 7.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 3-1
FT Score: 🟩 4-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Brad Friedel | 🇺🇸 |
LB Nicky Shorey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Curtis Davies | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Marlon Harewood | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Subs:
M Moustapha Salifou | 🇹🇬 |
W Wayne Routledge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Nathan Delfouneso | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Brad Friedel, Nicky Shorey
⚽ | 4’ Goal, 1-0, Gareth Barry, Assist by Ashley Young
⚽ | 6’ Goal, 2-0, Ashley Young
⚽ | 38’ Goal, 3-0, Gabriel Agbonlahor
🥅 | 45’ Goal, 3-1, (Fimleikafélag Hafnarfjarðar), Matthías Gudmundsson
🕒 | HT Fimleikafélag Hafnarfjarðar 1-3 Aston Villa
🟨 | 55’ Booking, Gareth Barry
⚽ | 64’ Goal, 4-1, Martin Laursen, Assist by Ashley Young
🔁 | 66’ Sub off, Stiliyan Petrov, Sub on, Moustapha Salifou
🔁 | 71’ Sub off, Ashley Young, Sub on, Wayne Routledge
🔁 | 76’ Sub off, Gabriel Agbonlahor, Sub on, Nathan Delfouneso 🟢
🕒 | FT Fimleikafélag Hafnarfjarðar 1-4 Aston Villa

🟩 26 July 2008, Villa 1-0 Odense, Villa Park.

Scorer(s) | Ashley Young | 50’ |

Assist(s) | None

3rd Round

Intertoto Cup 3rd Round

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Cüneyt Çakır | 🇹🇷 | Istanbul, 2006-2022
Kick off: 5.15pm
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
Aggregate Score: 🟩 3-2
Aggregate Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟨 🟨 🟩

Team

Starting XI:
GK Stuart Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
RB Wilfred Bouma | 🇳🇱 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🔁 | 14’ Sub off, Wilfred Bouma 🔴 Sub on, Gareth Barry
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Odense Boldklub
⚽ | 50’ Goal, 1-0, Ashley Young
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Odense Boldklub

🟨 19 July 2008, Villa 2-2 Odense, Fionia Park.

Scorer(s) | John Carew | 7’ | Martin Laursen | 76’ |

Assist(s) | Ashley Young | 7' | 76' |

3rd Round

Intertoto Cup 3rd Round

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Andrea De Marco | 🇮🇹 | Chiavari, 2007-2013
Kick off: 7.05pm
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Score: 🟨 2-2
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
Last 5: 🟩 🟨 🟥 🟨 🟨

Team

Starting XI:
GK Stuart Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Zat Knight | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
RB Wilfred Bouma | 🇳🇱 |
M Craig Gardner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
M Nigel Reo-Coker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steve Sidwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ashley Young | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF John Carew | 🇳🇴 |

Subs:
W Wayne Routledge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

Match Timeline

🟢 | 1’ Debut, Steve Sidwell
⚽ | 7’ Goal, 1-0, John Carew, Assist by Ashley Young
🥅 | 25’ Goal, 1-1, (Odense Boldklub), Steve Sidwell o.g.
🟨 | 29’ Booking, John Carew
🟨 | 32’ Booking, Ashley Young
🕒 | HT Odense Boldklub 1-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 76’ Goal, 2-1, Martin Laursen, Assist by Ashley Young
🔁 | 82’ Sub off, Steve Sidwell, Sub on, Wayne Routledge
🥅 | 90’ Goal, 2-2, (Odense Boldklub), Anders Möller Christensen
🕒 | FT Odense Boldklub 2-2 Aston Villa

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