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SEASON: 1995-96

Prev Season: 1994-95
Next Season: 1996-97
DIVISION:
F.A. Carling Premiership (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Frank Clark

FA Cup:
Quarter Final (Aston Villa (H) 0-1)

League Cup:
2nd Round (Bradford City (H) 2-2)


Player Of The Year:
Stuart Pearce
Top Goalscorer:
Ian Woan (12 goals)

GAMES
Competitive Games:
55


League Games:
38

League Points:
58

Points Percentage:
50.9


GOALS
Competitive Goals:
70

Goals per game:
1.3

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored27 times7 times7 times2 times
Conceded24 times6 times4 times1 time4 times
Won By13 times3 times4 times
Lost By8 times2 times1 time2 times2 times

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
29,263 (League - Manchester United)

Lowest Home Attendance:
20,810 (League - Wimbledon)

Average League Attendance:
25,915


Highest Cup Attendance:
28,844 (UEFA Cup - Bayern Munich)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
15,050 (FA Cup - Oxford United)

MISC
Clean Sheets:
16

Red cards:
2

Yellow cards:
47



END OF SEASON TABLE

PREMIER LEAGUEHomeAway
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGD Pts Result
1Manchester United38257673351540369103637263882Champions League
2Newcastle United3824686637171138975728282978UEFA Cup First Round
3Liverpool382011770341441461367624213671Cup Winners Cup First Round
4Aston Villa381891152351153321574820201763UEFA Cup First Round
5Arsenal381712949321072301675719161763UEFA Cup First Round
6Everton3817101164441054351975729252061
7Blackburn Rovers3818713614714234419451017281461
8Tottenham Hotspur38161395038955261978424191261
9Nottingham Forest381513105054116229174782137-458
10West Ham United38149154352955252154101831-951
11Chelsea38121412464477530225771622250
12Middlesbrough3811101735508382727379823-1543
13Leeds United38127194057838212144111936-1743
14Wimbledon38101117557056827335592837-1541
15Sheffield Wednesday381010184861757303135111830-1340
16Coventry City38814164260676212327102137-1838
17Southampton38911183452775211824131334-1838
18Manchester City38911183358775211924131239-2538Relegated
19Queens Park Rangers3896233857658252631151331-1933Relegated
20Bolton Wanderers38852539715410163131152340-3229Relegated

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 19, 1995SouthamptonA4-3Win15,1643The Dell
2Wed Aug 23, 1995ChelseaH0-0Draw27,0076
3Sat Aug 26, 1995West Ham UnitedH1-1Draw26,6458
4Tue Aug 29, 1995ArsenalA1-1Draw38,2487Highbury
5Sat Sep 09, 1995Coventry CityA1-1Draw17,2197Highfield Road
6Sun Sep 17, 1995EvertonH3-2Win24,7866
7Sat Sep 23, 1995Aston VillaA1-1Draw33,9728Villa Park
8Sat Sep 30, 1995Manchester CityH3-0Win25,6208
9Sat Oct 14, 1995Tottenham HotspurA1-0Win32,8765White Hart Lane
10Sat Oct 21, 1995Bolton WanderersH3-2Win25,4265
11Sat Oct 28, 1995Queens Park RangersA1-1Draw17,5495Loftus Road
12Mon Nov 06, 1995WimbledonH4-1Win20,8103
13Sat Nov 18, 1995Blackburn RoversA0-7Loss27,6606Ewood Park
14Mon Nov 27, 1995Manchester UnitedH1-1Draw29,2637
15Sat Dec 02, 1995Bolton WanderersA1-1Draw17,3427Burnden Park
16Sun Dec 10, 1995Aston VillaH1-1Draw25,7908
17Mon Dec 18, 1995Manchester CityA1-1Draw25,6608Maine Road
18Sat Dec 23, 1995Newcastle UnitedA1-3Loss36,5318St. James Park (Newcastle)
19Tue Dec 26, 1995Sheffield WednesdayH1-0Win27,8108
20Sat Dec 30, 1995MiddlesbroughH1-0Win27,0276
21Mon Jan 01, 1996LiverpoolA2-4Loss39,2067Anfield
22Sat Jan 13, 1996SouthamptonH1-0Win23,3216
23Sat Jan 20, 1996ChelseaA0-1Loss24,4827Stamford Bridge
24Wed Jan 31, 1996Leeds UnitedH2-1Win24,4655
25Sat Feb 03, 1996West Ham UnitedA0-1Loss21,2577Upton Park
26Sat Feb 10, 1996ArsenalH0-1Loss27,2229
27Sat Feb 24, 1996EvertonA0-3Loss33,16310Goodison Park
28Sat Mar 02, 1996Sheffield WednesdayA3-1Win21,9309Hillsborough
29Sat Mar 16, 1996MiddlesbroughA1-1Draw29,39210Ayresome Park
30Sat Mar 23, 1996LiverpoolH1-0Win29,0589
31Sat Mar 30, 1996WimbledonA0-1Loss9,8079Selhurst Park
32Sat Apr 06, 1996Tottenham HotspurH2-1Win27,0538
33Mon Apr 08, 1996Leeds UnitedA3-1Win29,2208Elland Road
34Sat Apr 13, 1996Blackburn RoversH1-5Loss25,2739
35Wed Apr 17, 1996Coventry CityH0-0Draw24,6299
36Sun Apr 28, 1996Manchester UnitedA0-5Loss53,9269Old Trafford
37Thu May 02, 1996Newcastle UnitedH1-1Draw28,2809
38Sun May 05, 1996Queens Park RangersH3-0Win22,9109


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Jan 06, 1996Stoke City3A1-1Draw17,947Victoria Ground
Wed Jan 17, 1996Stoke City3Y1H2-0Win17,372
Wed Feb 07, 1996Oxford United4H1-1Draw15,050
Tue Feb 13, 1996Oxford United4Y1A3-0Win8,022Manor Ground
Wed Feb 28, 1996Tottenham Hotspur5H2-2Draw18,600
Sat Mar 09, 1996Tottenham Hotspur5Y1A1-1Win31,055White Hart LaneWon 3-1 on penalties
Wed Mar 13, 1996Aston VillaQuarterH0-1Loss21,067


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue Sep 19, 1995Bradford City21A2-3Loss9,288Valley Parade
Wed Oct 04, 1995Bradford City22H2-2Draw15,231Won 5-4 on aggregate


UEFA Cup
DateOpponentCountryRoundLegH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue Sep 12, 1995Malmo FFSweden11A1-2Loss12,486Malmo Stadion
Tue Sep 26, 1995Malmo FFSweden12H1-0Win23,817Won on away goals
Tue Oct 17, 1995AuxerreFrance21A1-0Win20,000Stade l'Abbe-Deschamps
Tue Oct 31, 1995AuxerreFrance22H0-0Draw28,064Won 1-0 on aggregate
Tue Nov 21, 1995Olympique LyonnaisFrance31H1-0Win22,141
Tue Dec 05, 1995Olympique LyonnaisFrance32A0-0Draw35,000Stade de GerlandWon 1-0 on aggregate
Tue Mar 05, 1996Bayern MunichGermanyQuarter1A1-2Loss38,000Allianz Arena
Tue Mar 19, 1996Bayern MunichGermanyQuarter2H1-5Loss28,844Lost 7-2 on aggregate


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Tue Jul 25, 1995Vang FKNorwayA7-1Win-
Thu Jul 27, 1995Tistedalen TurnNorwayA3-1Win-
Sat Jul 29, 1995Foerde ILNorwayA3-1Win-
Mon Jul 31, 1995SkjettenNorwayA4-2Win-
Tue Aug 01, 1995Stabekk IFNorwayA3-1Win-Nadderud Stadion
Sat Aug 05, 1995Lincoln CityEnglandA3-1Win-Sincil Bank
Sat Aug 12, 1995RiccioniItalyA3-1Win-Stadio Italo Niccoletti
Sat Aug 12, 1995RiminiItalyA0-0Draw-Stadio Romeo Neri
Mon Aug 14, 1995TorinoItalyA2-1Win-Stadio Olimpico di Torino
Tue Aug 15, 1995GenoaItalyA0-1Loss-Stadio Luigi Ferraris


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Wed May 08, 1996Newcastle UnitedEnglandH6-5Win-



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GK1Mark Crossley55211915
GK13Alan Fettis1Bought on 13 Jan 1996 from Hull City
GK13Malcolm RigbyReleased
GK23Tommy Wright
GK24Simon Tracey3
DDes Walker
DVance WarnerReserve squad
D3Stuart Pearce44171611641Player Of The Year (3rd time)
MAndy ToddReserve squad
MCraig Atkinson
MJohn BurnsReserve squad
MJohn FinniganReserve squad
MJustin WalkerReserve squad
MSteve MeltonReserve squad
M2Des Lyttle492016131413
M9Lars Bohinen9441214Left to join Blackburn Rovers
M11Steve Stone50191714933
M25Steve Blatherwick
FAndy DawsonReserve squad
FGary BullLeft to join Birmingham City
FNigel CloughGuested in a friendly game
FNigel Jemson
FPaul Smith (1997)Reserve squad
F4Colin Cooper51191913572
F5Steve Chettle54211815131
F6Carl Tiler1Left to join Aston Villa
F7David Phillips2899101168
F8Scot Gemmill4719171114962
F10Kevin Campbell3110101162111
F12Jason Lee38161398515112
F14Ian Woan502017131252
F15Andrea Silenzi18882212115
F16Neil Webb
F17Kingsley Black21111
F18Alfe-Inge Haaland2379742911
F19Bobby Howe114721369
F20Paul McGregor1975735126
F21Chris Bart-Williams502015152111
F22Brian Roy41181112103153
F24Richard Irving1112Went on loan to Sheffield United
F26Craig Armstrong1
F27Chris Allen3211121Went on loan to Oxford United
F28Steve Guinan21111
McAllister
30Richard Clark


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
12Ian Woan50
10Brian Roy41
9Steve Stone50
8Jason Lee38
6Kevin Campbell31
6Stuart Pearce44
5Colin Cooper51
3Paul McGregor19
2Andrea Silenzi18
2Bobby Howe11
2Lars Bohinen9
1Chris Allen3
1Des Lyttle49
1Scot Gemmill47
1Steve Chettle54



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1995-96

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Leeds UnitedWed Jan 31, 1996H2-1Mon Apr 08, 1996A3-1
Sheffield WednesdayTue Dec 26, 1995H1-0Sat Mar 02, 1996A3-1
SouthamptonSat Aug 19, 1995A4-3Sat Jan 13, 1996H1-0
Tottenham HotspurSat Oct 14, 1995A1-0Sat Apr 06, 1996H2-1