Sep 04, 1944



Manager From:
May 08, 1997

Manager To:
Jan 05, 1999

Tier 2 Champions

Record each season for Dave Bassett (competitive games only)
Season Manager League
P W D L F A League
Yellow Red Notes
1996-97Dave Bassett201--1-5---Replaced Stuart Pearce
1997-98Dave Bassett151301110955094--
1998-99Dave Bassett20254813274313493Replaced by Micky Adams

Summary for Dave Bassett
Game First Game Last Game P W D L F A
League Tier 1May 11, 1997Dec 28, 19982127121841
League Tier 2Aug 09, 1997May 03, 199846281088242
League Tier 3
FA CupJan 03, 1998Jan 02, 1999200215
League CupAug 11, 1997Nov 11, 199884222110
European Cup
Fairs Cup
Super Cup
Intercontinental Cup
Full Members Cup
Associate Members Cup
Charity Shield
Anglo-Scottish Cup
Anglo-Italian Cup
TotalMay 11, 1997Jan 02, 19997734192412298
County CupAug 04, 1997Aug 04, 19982200111
FriendlyApr 27, 1998Oct 07, 19984211137
Pre-Season FriendlyJul 19, 1997Aug 10, 1998127322813
TotalJul 19, 1997Oct 07, 19981811435221
TOTALMay 11, 1997Jan 02, 199995452327174119

All Games for Dave Bassett
# Date Game Type Opponent H/A Score Result Ground Notes
1Sun May 11, 1997League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedA0-5LossSt. James Park (Newcastle)Dave Bassett's first game as manager
Sat Jul 19, 1997Pre-Season FriendlyLincoln CityA1-1DrawSincil Bank
Thu Jul 24, 1997Pre-Season FriendlyPallo-IllrolA5-0Win
Sat Jul 26, 1997Pre-Season FriendlyFC HakaA2-1WinTehtaan Kentta
Mon Jul 28, 1997Pre-Season FriendlyFinnpaA4-4DrawHelsinki
Sat Aug 02, 1997Pre-Season FriendlyLeeds UnitedH1-0Win
Mon Aug 04, 1997County CupNotts CountyA6-1WinMeadow Lane
2Sat Aug 09, 1997League Tier 2Port ValeA1-0WinVale Park
3Mon Aug 11, 1997League CupDoncaster RoversA8-0WinBelle Vue
4Fri Aug 15, 1997League Tier 2Norwich CityH4-1Win
5Sat Aug 23, 1997League Tier 2Oxford UnitedA1-0WinManor Ground
6Wed Aug 27, 1997League CupDoncaster RoversH2-1WinWon 10-1 on aggregate
7Sat Aug 30, 1997League Tier 2Queens Park RangersH4-0Win
8Wed Sep 03, 1997League Tier 2Manchester CityH1-3Loss
9Sun Sep 07, 1997League Tier 2Swindon TownA0-0DrawCounty Ground (Swindon)
10Sat Sep 13, 1997League Tier 2Sheffield UnitedA0-1LossBramall Lane
11Wed Sep 17, 1997League CupWalsallH0-1Loss
12Sat Sep 20, 1997League Tier 2PortsmouthH1-0Win
13Wed Sep 24, 1997League CupWalsallA2-2DrawBescot StadiumLost 3-2 on aggregate
14Sat Sep 27, 1997League Tier 2Stoke CityH1-0Win
15Fri Oct 03, 1997League Tier 2Huddersfield TownA2-0WinAlfred Mcalpine Stadium
16Sat Oct 18, 1997League Tier 2Tranmere RoversH2-2Draw
17Tue Oct 21, 1997League Tier 2West Bromwich AlbionH1-0Win
18Fri Oct 24, 1997League Tier 2ReadingA3-3DrawElm Park
19Sat Nov 01, 1997League Tier 2Crewe AlexandraH3-1Win
20Tue Nov 04, 1997League Tier 2BuryA0-2LossGigg Lane
21Sat Nov 08, 1997League Tier 2SunderlandA1-1DrawStadium of Light
22Sat Nov 15, 1997League Tier 2Birmingham CityH1-0Win
23Sat Nov 22, 1997League Tier 2Charlton AthleticH5-2Win
24Wed Nov 26, 1997League Tier 2MiddlesbroughA0-0DrawAyresome Park
25Sat Nov 29, 1997League Tier 2Ipswich TownA1-0WinPortman Road
26Sat Dec 06, 1997League Tier 2Bradford CityH2-2Draw
27Sun Dec 14, 1997League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersA1-2LossMolineux
28Sat Dec 20, 1997League Tier 2Stockport CountyH2-1Win
29Fri Dec 26, 1997League Tier 2Swindon TownH3-0Win
30Sun Dec 28, 1997League Tier 2Manchester CityA3-2WinMaine Road
31Sat Jan 03, 1998FA CupCharlton AthleticA1-4LossThe Valley
32Sat Jan 10, 1998League Tier 2Port ValeH2-1Win
33Sat Jan 17, 1998League Tier 2Norwich CityA0-1LossCarrow Road
34Sat Jan 24, 1998League Tier 2Queens Park RangersA1-0WinLoftus Road
35Sat Jan 31, 1998League Tier 2Oxford UnitedH1-3Loss
36Sat Feb 07, 1998League Tier 2PortsmouthA1-0WinFratton Park
37Tue Feb 17, 1998League Tier 2Huddersfield TownH3-0Win
38Sat Feb 21, 1998League Tier 2Stoke CityA1-1DrawBrittania Stadium
39Tue Feb 24, 1998League Tier 2Tranmere RoversA0-0DrawPrenton Park
40Sun Mar 01, 1998League Tier 2MiddlesbroughH4-0Win
41Wed Mar 04, 1998League Tier 2SunderlandH0-3Loss
42Sat Mar 07, 1998League Tier 2Crewe AlexandraA4-1WinGresty Road
43Sat Mar 14, 1998League Tier 2BuryH3-0Win
44Sat Mar 21, 1998League Tier 2Birmingham CityA2-1WinSt. Andrews
45Sat Mar 28, 1998League Tier 2Charlton AthleticA2-4LossThe Valley
46Wed Apr 01, 1998League Tier 2Sheffield UnitedH3-0Win
47Sun Apr 05, 1998League Tier 2Ipswich TownH2-1Win
48Sat Apr 11, 1998League Tier 2Bradford CityA3-0WinValley Parade
49Mon Apr 13, 1998League Tier 2Wolverhampton WanderersH3-0Win
50Sat Apr 18, 1998League Tier 2Stockport CountyA2-2DrawEdgeley Park
51Sun Apr 26, 1998League Tier 2ReadingH1-0Win
Mon Apr 27, 1998FriendlyShrewsbury TownA1-4LossGay Meadow
52Sun May 03, 1998League Tier 2West Bromwich AlbionA1-1DrawThe Hawthorns
Wed May 06, 1998FriendlyChelseaA3-3DrawStamford Bridge
Fri May 08, 1998FriendlyMiddlesbroughA5-0WinRiverside Stadium
Sat Jul 18, 1998Pre-Season FriendlyScunthorpe UnitedA3-0WinGlanford Park
Wed Jul 22, 1998Pre-Season FriendlyChesterfieldA3-4LossSaltergate
Tue Jul 28, 1998Pre-Season FriendlyFC Kemi KingsA4-0Win
Thu Jul 30, 1998Pre-Season FriendlyFC HakaA2-0WinTehtaan Kentta
Sat Aug 01, 1998Pre-Season FriendlyFC Santa ClausA0-0DrawRovaniemen Keskuskentta
Mon Aug 03, 1998Pre-Season FriendlyLincoln CityA1-0WinSincil Bank
Tue Aug 04, 1998County CupNotts CountyH5-0Win
Mon Aug 10, 1998Pre-Season FriendlyFeyenoordA2-3LossFeyenoord Stadion
53Mon Aug 17, 1998League Tier 1ArsenalA1-2LossHighbury
54Sat Aug 22, 1998League Tier 1Coventry CityH1-0Win
55Sat Aug 29, 1998League Tier 1SouthamptonA2-1WinThe Dell
56Tue Sep 08, 1998League Tier 1EvertonH0-2Loss
57Sat Sep 12, 1998League Tier 1ChelseaA1-2LossStamford Bridge
58Tue Sep 15, 1998League CupLeyton OrientA5-1WinBrisbane Road
59Sat Sep 19, 1998League Tier 1West Ham UnitedH0-0Draw
60Tue Sep 22, 1998League CupLeyton OrientH0-0DrawWon 5-1 on aggregate
61Sat Sep 26, 1998League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedA0-2LossSt. James Park (Newcastle)
62Sat Oct 03, 1998League Tier 1Charlton AthleticH0-1Loss
Wed Oct 07, 1998FriendlyDagenham and RedbridgeA4-0Win
63Sat Oct 17, 1998League Tier 1Leeds UnitedH1-1Draw
64Sat Oct 24, 1998League Tier 1LiverpoolA1-5LossAnfield
65Tue Oct 27, 1998League CupCambridge UnitedH3-3WinWon 4-3 on penalties
66Sun Nov 01, 1998League Tier 1MiddlesbroughA1-1DrawRiverside Stadium
67Sat Nov 07, 1998League Tier 1WimbledonH0-1Loss
68Wed Nov 11, 1998League CupManchester UnitedA1-2LossOld Trafford
69Mon Nov 16, 1998League Tier 1Derby CountyH2-2Draw
70Sat Nov 21, 1998League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA0-2LossWhite Hart Lane
71Sat Nov 28, 1998League Tier 1Aston VillaH2-2Draw
72Mon Dec 07, 1998League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA2-3LossHillsborough
73Sat Dec 12, 1998League Tier 1Leicester CityA1-3LossFilbert Street
74Sat Dec 19, 1998League Tier 1Blackburn RoversH2-2Draw
75Sat Dec 26, 1998League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA0-3LossOld Trafford
76Mon Dec 28, 1998League Tier 1SouthamptonH1-1Draw
77Sat Jan 02, 1999FA CupPortsmouthH0-1LossDave Bassett's last game as manager

Players bought by Dave Bassett (10)
Player Club Date Fee
Alan RogersTranmere RoversJul 19, 1997£2,100,000
Andy JohnsonNorwich CityJul 19, 1997£2,200,000
Marco PascoloCagliari CalcioJul 24, 1997
Thierry BonalairNeuchatel XamaxJul 24, 1997
Dave BeasantSouthamptonNov 01, 1997
Chris DoigQueen Of The SouthMar 07, 1998
Christian EdwardsSwansea CityApr 27, 1998£3,000,000
Dougie FreedmanWolverhampton WanderersAug 10, 1998£900,000
Nigel QuashieQueens Park RangersSep 08, 1998£2,630,000
Neil ShipperleyCrystal PalaceSep 26, 1998£1,470,000

Players loaned in by Dave Bassett (0)
Player Club Date Until

Players loaned out by Dave Bassett (4)
Player Club Date Until
Nicola JerkanRapid ViennaJun 01, 1997May 31, 1998
Vance WarnerGrimsby TownAug 27, 1997
Andy ToddScarborough AthleticApr 27, 1998
Andy GrayOldham AthleticSep 08, 1998Apr 21, 2002

Players sold or released by Dave Bassett (11)
Player Club Date Fee
Alan FettisBlackburn RoversAug 27, 1997
David PhillipsHuddersfield TownSep 17, 1997
Dean SaundersSheffield UnitedOct 03, 1997
Paul Smith (1997)Lincoln CityDec 01, 1997
Lee CowlingMansfield TownApr 27, 1998
Paul McGregorCarlisle UnitedMay 08, 1998Released
Marco PascoloFC ZurichJul 22, 1998
Kevin CampbellTrabzonsporJul 22, 1998£2,500,000
Chris AllenPort ValeAug 04, 1998
Ian Thomas-MooreWest Ham UnitedAug 10, 1998Released
Andy DawsonScunthorpe UnitedSep 22, 1998£53,000

Players given debuts by Dave Bassett (22)
Player Date Opposition
Alan RogersAug 09, 1997Port Vale
Andy JohnsonAug 09, 1997Port Vale
Jon Olav HjeldeAug 09, 1997Port Vale
Marco PascoloAug 09, 1997Port Vale
Thierry BonalairAug 09, 1997Port Vale
Geoff Thomas (1997-98)Aug 11, 1997Doncaster Rovers
Dave BeasantAug 23, 1997Oxford United
David JohnsonJan 31, 1998Oxford United
Marlon HarewoodMay 03, 1998West Bromwich Albion
Glynn HodgesAug 17, 1998Arsenal
Jean-Claude DarchevilleAug 17, 1998Arsenal
Dougie FreedmanAug 17, 1998Arsenal
Andy DawsonAug 17, 1998Arsenal
Christian EdwardsAug 22, 1998Coventry City
Nigel QuashieAug 29, 1998Southampton
Andy GraySep 08, 1998Everton
Matthieu Louis-JeanSep 15, 1998Leyton Orient
John BurnsSep 22, 1998Leyton Orient
Neil ShipperleySep 26, 1998Newcastle United
Jesper MattssonDec 12, 1998Leicester City
David FreemanDec 12, 1998Leicester City
Chris DoigDec 26, 1998Manchester United