Manager #15

Graham Turner

1984-85

to

1986-87

Graham Turner
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Manager #15

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Manager #15

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Manager Summary

Games

107

Win Rate (%)

32

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

1984-85

1986-87

107

0

0

32

40%

60%

3

1.23

Personal Summary

Full Name

Known as

Birth Date

Birth Place

Birth Country

International Team

Graham Turner

Graham Turner

5 October 1947

Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

England

England

Management Record

Graham Turner

Arrival

Joined

Joined From

Age

Preceded By

July 1984

Shrewsbury Town

36

Tony Barton

Graham Turner

Debut Match

Opening Season

First Match No.

Competitive Debut

Age

1984-85

#3856

Saturday, 25 August 1984

36

Graham Turner took charge of Villa for the first time in the 1-0 Division One win against Coventry City at Villa Park on Saturday, 25 August 1984 aged 36

Club Hierarchy

Served Under

1984-86 Chairman, Herbert D. Ellis | Club Secretary, Steve Stride |

Trainers / Supported By

Villa Honours

None

Runners Up

None

League Finishes

1984-85 | 10th Division One |
1985-86 | 16th Division One |
1986-87 | 22nd Division One | Relegated | (Part Season) |

FA Cup Finishes

1984-85 | 3rd Round |
1985-86 | 4th Round |

League Cup Finishes

1984-85 | 3rd Round |
1985-86 | Semi Final |

European Finishes

n/a

Graham Turner

Final Match

Final Season

Final Match No.

Final Competitive Game

Age

1986-87

#3962

Saturday, 13 September 1986

38

Graham Turner took charge of Villa for the final time in the 0-6 Division One loss against Nottingham Forest at City Ground on Saturday, 13 September 1986 aged 38

Graham Turner

Notable Players

1977-89 Allan Evans |
1978-88 Gary Shaw |
1978-87 Gary Williams |
1978-86 Brendan Ormsby |
1978-86 Colin Gibson |
1979-96 Nigel Spink |
1981-88 Mark Walters |
1983-91 Paul Birch |
1984-94 Tony Daley |

Graham Turner

Departure

Left

Reason

Age

Succeeded By

September 1986

Sacked | Results

39

Billy McNeill

Management Career

Managed

1978-84 Shrewsbury Town |

Went on to manage

1986-94 Wolverhampton Wanderers |
1995-09 Hereford United |
2010 Hereford United |
2010-14 Shewsbury Town |

Playing Career

Position

Centre Back

 

Clubs

1964-68 Wrexham |
1968-73 Chester |
1973-83 Shrewsbury Town |

 

Biography