Manager #23

David O'Leary

2003-04

to

2005-06

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Manager Summary

Games

131

Win Rate (%)

36

Trophies

0

Debut Season

Final Season

Games Managed

Trophies Won

Close But No Cigar - Runners Up

Win Rate (%)

Loss Rate

Unbeaten Rate

Seasons in Charge

Points per Game

2003-04

2005-06

131

0

0

36

37%

63%

3

1.34

Personal Summary

Full Name

Known as

Birth Date

Birth Place

Birth Country

International Team

David Anthony O'Leary

David O'Leary

2 May 1958

Stoke Newington, London

England

Republic of Ireland

Management Record

David O'Leary

Arrival

Joined

Joined From

Age

Preceded By

May 2003

Unattached

45

Graham Taylor

David O'Leary

Debut Match

Opening Season

First Match No.

Competitive Debut

Age

2003-04

#4803

Saturday, 16 August 2003

45

David O'Leary took charge of Villa for the first time in the 1-2 Premier League loss against Portsmouth at Fratton Park on Saturday, 16 August 2003 aged 45

Club Hierarchy

Served Under

2003-06 Chairman, Herbert D. Ellis | Club Secretary, Steve Stride |

Trainers / Supported By

Villa Honours

None

Runners Up

None

League Finishes

2003-04 | 6th Premier League |
2004-05 | 10th Premier League |
2005-06 | 16th Premier League |

FA Cup Finishes

2003-04 | 3rd Round |
2004-05 | 3rd Round |
2005-06 | 5th Round |

League Cup Finishes

2003-04 | Semi Final |
2004-05 | 3rd Round |
2005-06 | 4th Round |

European Finishes

n/a

David O'Leary

Final Match

Final Season

Final Match No.

Final Competitive Game

Age

2005-06

#4933

Sunday, 7 May 2006

48

David O'Leary took charge of Villa for the final time in the 2-1 Premier League win against Sunderland at Villa Park on Sunday, 7 May 2006 aged 48

David O'Leary

Notable Players

1995-07 Lee Hendrie |
1997-09 Gareth Barry |
1998-06 Mark Delaney |
2001-05 Thomas Hitzlsperger |
2001-07 Juan Pablo Ángel |
2001-08 Olof Mellberg |
2003-06 Nolberto Solano |
2004-09 Martin Laursen |
2005-10 James Milner |
2005-18 Gabby Agbonlahor |

David O'Leary

Departure

Left

Reason

Age

Succeeded By

July 2006

Mutual Consent | Change of Ownership

48

Martin O'Neill

Management Career

Managed

1998-02 Leeds United |

Went on to manage

2010-11 Shabab Al-Ahli Club, Dubai |

Playing Career

Position

Centre Back

 

Clubs

1975-93 Arsenal |
1993-95 Leeds United |

 

Biography