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SEASON: 1990-91


Prev Season: 1989-90
Next Season: 1991-92
DIVISION:
Barclays First Division (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Brian Clough

FA Cup:
Runners Up (Tottenham Hotspur (Wembley) 1-2)

League Cup:
4th Round (Coventry City (A) 4-5)


Player Of The Year:
Stuart Pearce
Top Goalscorer:
Nigel Clough (20 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
54

Competitive Goals:
99

Goals per game:
1.8



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
38

League Points:
54 out of 114 (3 points per win)

Points Percentage:
47.4%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored19 times14 times6 times4 times3 times
Conceded19 times13 times6 times1 time
Won By10 times5 times4 times2 times2 times
Lost By9 times6 times

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
27,347

Lowest League Attendance:
16,221

Average League Attendance:
22,137

Highest Cup Attendance:
28,962

Lowest Cup Attendance:
9,567


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
15

Red cards:
0

Yellow cards:
0

Penalties scored:
1

Penalties conceded:
0

Penalties missed:
0

Penalties saved:
1



END OF SEASON TABLE

DIVISION ONEHomeAwayResults
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGD Pts Result Home Away
1Arsenal38241317418154051109912385683European Cup0-21-1
2Liverpool38237877401432421394635273776UEFA Cup First Round2-10-2
3Crystal Palace38209950411162261793724249690-12-2
4Leeds United3819712654712254623757192418644-31-3
5Manchester City38171110645312343525586292811621-31-3
6Manchester United3816121058451144341758624281359Cup Winners Cup First Round1-11-0
7Wimbledon381414105346865282268525247562-11-3
8Nottingham Forest3814121265501144422138823291554
9Everton381312135046955261547824314513-10-0
10Tottenham Hotspur381116115150892352237916281491-21-1
11Chelsea3813101558691063332534122544-1149Cup Winners Cup Qualifying Round7-00-0
12Queens Park Rangers381210164453856272245101731-9461-12-1
13Sheffield United38137183655937232344111332-19462-02-3
14Southampton38129175869964332233132547-11453-11-1
15Norwich City38136194164937273243121432-23455-06-2
16Coventry City3811111642491063301615131233-7443-02-2
17Aston Villa38914154658793292525121733-12412-21-1
18Luton Town38107214261757221832142043-19372-20-1
19Sunderland38810203860667151624132344-2234Relegated2-00-1
20Derby County3859243775388253621161239-3824Relegated1-01-2

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 25, 1990Queens Park RangersH1-1Draw21,6198Jemson (?)
2Tue Aug 28, 1990LiverpoolA0-2Loss33,66314
3Sat Sep 01, 1990Coventry CityA2-2Draw18,55917Jemson (?, ?)
4Sat Sep 08, 1990SouthamptonH3-1Win18,55910Wilson (?), Jemson (?, ?)
5Sat Sep 15, 1990Crystal PalaceA2-2Draw20,54512Pearce (?, ?)
6Sat Sep 22, 1990ArsenalH0-2Loss26,01314
7Sat Sep 29, 1990Manchester UnitedA1-0Win46,7669Pearce (?)
8Sun Oct 07, 1990EvertonH3-1Win25,7909Hodge (?, ?), Jemson (?)
9Sat Oct 20, 1990ChelseaA0-0Draw22,4036
10Sat Oct 27, 1990Tottenham HotspurH1-2Loss27,3479Clough (?)
11Sat Nov 03, 1990Leeds UnitedA1-3Loss30,40910Jemson (?)
12Sat Nov 10, 1990Aston VillaA1-1Draw25,79710Carr (?)
13Sat Nov 17, 1990SunderlandH2-0Win22,7578Chettle (?), Clough (?)
14Sat Nov 24, 1990Derby CountyA1-2Loss21,72910Chettle (?)
15Sat Dec 01, 1990Luton TownH2-2Draw16,49811Carr (?), Clough (?)
16Sat Dec 15, 1990Queens Park RangersA2-1Win10,15611Pearce (?), Clough (?)
17Sat Dec 22, 1990Sheffield UnitedA2-3Loss20,39411Pearce (?), Keane (?)
18Wed Dec 26, 1990WimbledonH2-1Win16,22111Pearce (?), Keane (?)
19Sat Dec 29, 1990Manchester CityH1-3Loss24,93711Gaynor (?)
20Wed Jan 02, 1991Norwich CityA6-2Win17,04310Wilson (?), Clough (?), Crosby (?), Polston (? OG), Keane (?, ?)
21Sat Jan 12, 1991Coventry CityH3-0Win18,3449Pearce (?), Keane (?), Clough (?)
22Sat Jan 19, 1991SouthamptonA1-1Draw16,04411Clough (?)
23Sat Feb 02, 1991Crystal PalaceH0-1Loss17,04511
24Sat Feb 16, 1991SunderlandA0-1Loss20,39411
25Sat Feb 23, 1991Aston VillaH2-2Draw22,03611Hodge (?), Clough (?)
26Sat Mar 02, 1991Luton TownA0-1Loss9,57712
27Sat Mar 16, 1991Manchester UnitedH1-1Draw23,85913Wilson (?)
28Wed Mar 20, 1991ArsenalA1-1Draw34,15212Jemson (?)
29Sat Mar 23, 1991EvertonA0-0Draw23,07812
30Sat Mar 30, 1991WimbledonA1-3Loss6,39214Loughlan (?)
31Mon Apr 01, 1991Sheffield UnitedH2-0Win25,30811Gaynor (?, ?)
32Sat Apr 06, 1991Manchester CityA1-3Loss25,16914Pearce (?)
33Wed Apr 10, 1991Derby CountyH1-0Win25,10912Keane (?)
34Sat Apr 20, 1991ChelseaH7-0Win20,30511Pearce (?, ?), Keane (?, ?), Clough (?), Parker (?), Woan (?)
35Wed Apr 24, 1991Norwich CityH5-0Win17,6418Charles (?), Pearce (?), Crosby (?), Clough (?), Glover (?)
36Sat May 04, 1991Tottenham HotspurA1-1Draw30,8918Clough (?)
37Mon May 06, 1991LiverpoolH2-1Win26,1518Clough (?), Woan (?)
38Sat May 11, 1991Leeds UnitedH4-3Win25,0678Clough (?, ?), Parker (?, ?)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sun Jan 06, 1991Crystal Palace3A0-0Draw-
Mon Jan 21, 1991Crystal Palace3Y1H2-2Draw-Pearce (?), Wilson (?)
Mon Jan 28, 1991Crystal Palace3Y2H3-0Win-Crosby (?), Parker (?, ?)
Wed Feb 13, 1991Newcastle United4A2-2Draw29,231Pearce (?), Clough (?)
Mon Feb 18, 1991Newcastle United4Y1H3-0Win28,962Hodge (?), Clough (?), Parker (?)
Mon Feb 25, 1991Southampton5A1-1Draw18,512Hodge (?)
Mon Mar 04, 1991Southampton5Y1H3-1Win26,633Jemson (?, ?, ?)
Sat Mar 09, 1991Norwich CityQuarterA1-0Win-Keane (?)
Sun Apr 14, 1991West Ham UnitedSemiN4-0Win40,041Charles (?), Pearce (?), Crosby (?), Keane (?)
Sat May 18, 1991Tottenham HotspurFinalN1-2Loss80,000Pearce (16 pen)


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Sep 26, 1990Burnley21H4-1Win17,987Pearce (?), Chettle (?), Keane (?), Jemson (?)
Wed Oct 10, 1990Burnley22A1-0Win11,399Crosby (?)
Wed Oct 31, 1990Plymouth Argyle3A2-1Win17,467Jemson (?), Parker (?)
Wed Nov 28, 1990Coventry City4A4-5Loss16,304Clough (35, 41, 43), Parker (53)


Full Members Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Nov 21, 1990Newcastle United2H2-1Win9,567Hodge (?), Clough (?)
Wed Jan 30, 1991Barnsley3A1-2Loss6,692Chettle (?)


County Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Aug 22, 1990Mansfield TownFinalH5-1Win-Hodge (?), Crosby (?), Smalley (? OG), Jemson (?), Orlygsson (?)


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sun Jul 29, 1990BengtsforsSwedenA5-1Win-Pearce (? pen, ? pen, ?), Gaynor (?), Carr (?)
Mon Jul 30, 1990NorrstrandsSwedenA4-1Win-Carr (?, ?), Gaynor (?), Orlygsson (?)
Wed Aug 01, 1990MariestadsSwedenA2-1Win-Hodge (?), Orlygsson (?)
Sun Aug 05, 1990KongahallaSwedenA3-1Win-Gaynor (?), Parker (?, ?)
Tue Aug 07, 1990KarlsundsSwedenA7-1Win-Jemson (?, ?), Hodge (?, ?), Clough (?), Parker (?), Orlygsson (?)
Thu Aug 09, 1990Wycombe WanderersEnglandA1-1Draw-Carr (?)
Mon Aug 13, 1990SalernitanaItalyA0-0Draw-
Wed Aug 15, 1990AvelinoItalyA1-1Draw-Parker (?)
Fri Aug 17, 1990FoggiaItalyA2-2Draw-? (?, ?)


Testimonial
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Mon May 13, 1991Notts CountyEnglandA1-2Loss-Crosby (?)



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKMark Crossley54231615
GKSteve Sutton
DBrett Williams431
DBrian Laws4318151014
DDes Walker532316141
DStuart Pearce49231214162Player Of The Year (2nd time)
MDarren Wassall93426
MGary Charles17827211
MNeil Lyne111
MTony Loughlan2111
FBrian Rice111
FDavid Currie
FFranz Carr1466222
FGarry Parker52221614841
FGary Crosby4418141252
FIan Woan15825223
FLee Glover1061311
FNigel Clough52221515202
FNigel Jemson31131081342
FPhil Starbuck19757115
FRoy Keane49201514117
FScot Gemmill4222
FSteve Chettle5323151541
FSteve Hodge24987663
FTerry Wilson249105462
FToddy Orlygsson
FTommy Gaynor168263531
Andy Smith (1990)


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
20Nigel Clough52
16Stuart Pearce49
13Nigel Jemson31
11Roy Keane49
8Garry Parker52
6Steve Hodge24
5Gary Crosby44
4Steve Chettle53
4Terry Wilson24
3Tommy Gaynor16
2Franz Carr14
2Gary Charles17
2Ian Woan15
1Lee Glover10
1Tony Loughlan2



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1990-91

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Norwich CityWed Jan 02, 1991A6-2Wed Apr 24, 1991H5-0