Manager #17

Graham Taylor

1987-88

to

1989-90

Graham Taylor
Graham Taylor

Manager #17

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Manager #17

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Manager Summary

Games

150

Win Rate (%)

46

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

1987-88

1989-90

150

0

2

46

31%

69%

3

1.61

Personal Summary

Full Name

Known as

Birth Date

Birth Place

Birth Country

International Team

Graham Taylor

Graham Taylor

15 September 1944

Worksop, Nottinghamshire

England

England

Management Record

Graham Taylor

Arrival

Joined

Joined From

Age

Preceded By

May 1987

Watford

42

Billy McNeill

Graham Taylor

Debut Match

Opening Season

First Match No.

Competitive Debut

Age

1987-88

#4008

Saturday, 15 August 1987

42

Graham Taylor took charge of Villa for the first time in the 1-1 Division Two draw against Ipswich Town at Portman Road on Saturday, 15 August 1987 aged 42

Club Hierarchy

Served Under

1987-00 Chairman, Herbert D. Ellis | Club Secretary, Steve Stride |

Trainers / Supported By

Villa Honours

None

Runners Up

1989-90 | Runners Up Division One |

League Finishes

1987-88 | 2nd Division Two |
1988-89 | 17th Division One |
1989-90 | Runners Up Division One |

FA Cup Finishes

1987-88 | 4th Round |
1988-89 | 4th Round |
1989-90 | Quarter Final |

League Cup Finishes

1987-88 | 4th Round |
1988-89 | 5th Round |
1989-90 | 3rd Round |

European Finishes

n/a

Graham Taylor

Final Match

Final Season

Final Match No.

Final Competitive Game

Age

1989-90

#4157

Saturday, 5 May 1990

45

Graham Taylor took charge of Villa for the final time in the 3-3 Division One draw against Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday, 5 May 1990 aged 45

Graham Taylor

Notable Players

1977-89 Allan Evans |
1979-96 Nigel Spink |
1981-88 Mark Walters |
1983-91 Paul Birch |
1984-94 Tony Daley |
1987-91 Kevin Gage |
1987-89 Alan McInally |
1987-91 David Platt |
1988-92 Chris Price |
1989-92 Kent Nielsen |
1989-97 Paul McGrath |

Graham Taylor

Departure

Left

Reason

Age

Succeeded By

July 1990

Resigned

46

Jozef Vengloš

Management Career

Managed

1972-77 Lincoln City |
1977-87 Watford |

Went on to manage

1990-93 England National Team |
1994-95 Wolverhampton Wanderers |
1996-01 Watford |
2002-03 Aston Villa |

Playing Career

Position

Full Back

 

Clubs

1962-68 Grimsby Town |
1968-72 Lincoln City |

 

Biography

Graham passed away in Kings Langley, Hertfordshire on 12 January 2017 aged 72