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SEASON: 1998-99


Prev Season: 1997-98
This Season: 1998-99
Next Season: 1999-00
DIVISION:
F.A. Carling Premiership (Tier 1)

MANAGER(s):
Dave Bassett, Micky Adams, Ron Atkinson

FA Cup:
3rd Round (Portsmouth (H) 0-1)

League Cup:
4th Round (Manchester United (A) 1-2)


Player Of The Year:
Alan Rogers
Top Goalscorer:
Dougie Freedman (12 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
43

Competitive Goals:
44

Goals per game:
1.0



LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
38

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

Points Percentage:
26.3%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored17 times8 times2 times1 time
Conceded13 times14 times6 times1 time2 times
Won By5 times2 times1 time
Lost By13 times7 times1 time2 times1 time

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
30,025

Lowest League Attendance:
20,480

Average League Attendance:
24,415

Highest Cup Attendance:
10,092

Lowest Cup Attendance:
6,382


MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
7

Red cards:
7

Yellow cards:
89

Penalties scored:
1

Penalties conceded:
2

Penalties missed:
0

Penalties saved:
2


END OF SEASON TABLE



PREMIER LEAGUE (Tier 1) Home AwayResults
Pos Team P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts ResultHome Away
1Manchester United3822133803714414518892351943791-80-3
2Arsenal382212459171450345874251242780-11-2
3Chelsea3820153573012612913892281727751-31-2
4Leeds United381813762341252329685302528671-11-3
5West Ham United38169134653113532265681427-7570-01-2
6Aston Villa3815101351461036332857718185552-20-2
7Liverpool38159146849105444245410242519542-21-5
8Derby County38131312404587422195681826-5522-20-1
9Middlesbrough38121511485479325185682336-6511-21-1
10Leicester City38121313404676625255771521-6491-01-3
11Tottenham Hotspur38111413475077528264781924-3470-10-2
12Sheffield Wednesday38137184142757201562112127-1462-02-3
13Newcastle United38111314485476626254782229-6461-20-2
14Everton381110174247685221252122035-5430-21-0
15Coventry City38119183951865262133131330-12421-00-4
16Wimbledon381012164063775222135111842-23420-13-1
17Southampton3811819376494629262413838-27411-12-1
18Charlton Athletic38812184156478202045102136-15360-10-0
19Blackburn Rovers3871417385265821241991728-14352-22-1
20Nottingham Forest3879223569379183142131738-3430

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
2Mon Aug 17, 1998ArsenalA1-2Loss38,06417Thomas (78)
3Sat Aug 22, 1998Coventry CityH1-0Win22,5469Stone (51 pen)
4Sat Aug 29, 1998SouthamptonA2-1Win14,9422Darcheville (52 pen), Stone (68 pen)
5Tue Sep 08, 1998EvertonH0-2Loss25,6104
6Sat Sep 12, 1998ChelseaA1-2Loss34,80910Darcheville (69 pen)
7Sat Sep 19, 1998West Ham UnitedH0-0Draw26,46311
8Sat Sep 26, 1998Newcastle UnitedA0-2Loss36,76016
9Sat Oct 03, 1998Charlton AthleticH0-1Loss22,66118
10Sat Oct 17, 1998Leeds UnitedH1-1Draw23,91118Stone (85 pen)
11Sat Oct 24, 1998LiverpoolA1-5Loss44,59519Freedman (18 pen)
12Sun Nov 01, 1998MiddlesbroughA1-1Draw34,22318Harewood (88 pen)
13Sat Nov 07, 1998WimbledonH0-1Loss21,36219
14Mon Nov 16, 1998Derby CountyH2-2Draw24,01418Freedman (57), van Hooijdonk (62)
15Sat Nov 21, 1998Tottenham HotspurA0-2Loss35,83218
16Sat Nov 28, 1998Aston VillaH2-2Draw25,75318Bart-Williams (32 pen), Freedman (44 pen)
17Mon Dec 07, 1998Sheffield WednesdayA2-3Loss19,32119Bonalair (55 pen), van Hooijdonk (70 pen)
18Sat Dec 12, 1998Leicester CityA1-3Loss20,89119van Hooijdonk (14 pen)
19Sat Dec 19, 1998Blackburn RoversH2-2Draw22,01320Chettle (22 pen), Freedman (30 pen)
20Sat Dec 26, 1998Manchester UnitedA0-3Loss55,21620
21Mon Dec 28, 1998SouthamptonH1-1Draw23,45620Chettle (54 pen)
22Sat Jan 09, 1999Coventry CityA0-4Loss17,17220
23Sat Jan 16, 1999ArsenalH0-1Loss26,02120
24Sat Jan 30, 1999EvertonA1-0Win34,17520van Hooijdonk (51 pen)
25Sat Feb 06, 1999Manchester UnitedH1-8Loss30,02520Rogers (6)
26Sat Feb 13, 1999West Ham UnitedA1-2Loss25,45820Hjelde (84 pen)
27Sat Feb 20, 1999ChelseaH1-3Loss26,35120van Hooijdonk (39 pen)
28Sat Feb 27, 1999Charlton AthleticA0-0Draw20,00720
29Wed Mar 10, 1999Newcastle UnitedH1-2Loss22,85220Freedman (45 pen)
30Sat Mar 13, 1999WimbledonA3-1Win12,14920Rogers (21 pen), Freedman (59 pen), Shipperley (84 pen)
31Sat Mar 20, 1999MiddlesbroughH1-2Loss21,46820Freedman (37 pen)
32Sat Apr 03, 1999Leeds UnitedA1-3Loss39,64520Rogers (53 pen)
33Mon Apr 05, 1999LiverpoolH2-2Draw28,37420Freedman (60 pen), van Hooijdonk (90 pen)
34Sat Apr 10, 1999Derby CountyA0-1Loss32,21720
35Sat Apr 17, 1999Tottenham HotspurH0-1Loss25,18120
36Sat Apr 24, 1999Aston VillaA0-2Loss34,49220
37Sat May 01, 1999Sheffield WednesdayH2-0Win20,48020Porfirio (14 pen), Rogers (16 pen)
38Sat May 08, 1999Blackburn RoversA2-1Win24,56520Freedman (12), Bart-Williams (56)
39Sun May 16, 1999Leicester CityH1-0Win25,35320Bart-Williams (56 pen)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jan 02, 1999Portsmouth3H0-1Loss10,092


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Tue Sep 15, 1998Leyton Orient21A5-1Win4,906Johnson (4 pen), Freedman (14 pen, 17 pen), Stone (44 pen), Harewood (84 pen)
Tue Sep 22, 1998Leyton Orient22H0-0Draw6,382
Tue Oct 27, 1998Cambridge United3H3-3Win9,192Freedman (22 pen), Armstrong (45 pen), Harewood (46 pen)
Wed Nov 11, 1998Manchester United4A1-2Loss37,237Stone (68 pen)


County Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Tue Aug 04, 1998Notts CountyFinalH5-0Win3,766? (?, ?, ?, ?, ?)


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jul 18, 1998Scunthorpe UnitedEnglandA3-0Win2,501? (?, ?, ?)
Wed Jul 22, 1998ChesterfieldEnglandA3-4Loss3,649? (?, ?, ?)
Tue Jul 28, 1998FC Kemi KingsFinlandA4-0Win2,000? (?, ?, ?, ?)
Thu Jul 30, 1998FC HakaFinlandA2-0Win1,796? (?, ?)
Sat Aug 01, 1998FC Santa ClausFinlandA0-0Draw2,100
Mon Aug 03, 1998Lincoln CityEnglandA1-0Win3,698? (?)
Mon Aug 10, 1998FeyenoordNetherlandsA2-3Loss6,003? (?, ?)


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Oct 07, 1998Dagenham and RedbridgeEnglandA4-0Win511Quashie (?), Darcheville (?), Freedman (?), ? (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and after the season.
In (11) In (18)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Jesper MattssonBoughtBobby HoweSold
John HarkesLoan InGeoff Thomas (1997-98)Sold
Matthieu Louis-JeanLoan InGlynn HodgesSold
Matthieu Louis-JeanBoughtMendy (Guest)Sold
SchmidtBoughtRoche (Guest)Sold
Mar 07, 1998Chris DoigBoughtSchmidtSold
Jan 30, 1999Carlton PalmerBought£945,000Tony CarboneSold
Jan 30, 1999Hugo PorfirioLoan InApr 27, 1998Lee CowlingSold
Jan 30, 1999Stale StensaasBoughtMay 08, 1998Paul McGregorReleased
Mar 10, 1999Richard GoughLoan InJul 22, 1998Kevin CampbellSold£2,500,000
Apr 05, 1999Bernard AllouBoughtJul 22, 1998Marco PascoloSold
Aug 04, 1998Chris AllenSold
Aug 10, 1998Ian Thomas-MooreReleased
Feb 27, 1999Scot GemmillSold£250,000
Mar 10, 1999Steve StoneSold£5,600,000
Apr 24, 1999Neil ShipperleySold£700,000
Apr 24, 1999Stale StensaasSold
May 01, 1999Pierre van HooijdonkSold£3,500,000


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GK1Dave Beasant3057181112
GK13Mark Crossley14536129
GK33Marco Pascolo
GK39Mark Goodlad1
DLee Cowling
DSchmidt
DStuart Thom
D12Chris Doig2211
D15Richard Gough72143111On loan from San Jose Clash
D25Jesper Mattsson61141111
D30John Harkes31211On loan from DC United
MAndy ToddReserve squad
MDavid PruttonReserve squad
MJohn Burns111
MKeith Foy
MKevin DawsonReserve squad
MMendy (Guest)
MRichard CooperReserve squad
MRichard HodgsonReserve squad
MRoche (Guest)
MTony Carbone
M2Matthieu Louis-Jean20541141122On loan from Le Havre
M4Nigel Quashie1916124652
M6Jon Olav Hjelde20261212314
M7Steve Stone3058175611Left to join Aston Villa
M17Thierry Bonalair317915151442
M20Carlton Palmer1352631
M22Des Lyttle133281367
M23Bernard Allou21123
M26Steve Melton11
M31Hugo Porfirio9451436On loan from Benfica
M32Stale Stensaas71151511On loan from Rangers
FBobby Howe
FCarlos MerinoReserve squad
FChris AllenLeft to join Port Vale
FColin Cooper
FDavid Freeman111Reserve squad
FGareth EddsReserve squad
FIan Thomas-Moore
FKevin Campbell
FPaul McGregorLeft to join Preston North End
F3Alan Rogers3897224951Player Of The Year
F5Steve Chettle388822271221
F8Scot Gemmill234712282Left to join Everton
F9Neil Shipperley20161311374
F10Andy Johnson3157191853
F11Chris Bart-Williams27661533441
F14Dougie Freedman36891912311112
F15Craig Armstrong26571413422Left to join Huddersfield Town
F16Geoff Thomas (1997-98)523112
F18Ian Woan22127
F19Jean-Claude Darcheville19658241447
F20Glynn Hodges52312Left to join Scarborough
F21Steve Guinan
F23Andy Dawson112Left to join Scunthorpe United
F24Christian Edwards1242611510
F27Andy Gray12147276
F28Gareth Williams1
F29Marlon Harewood286715368153
F40Pierre van Hooijdonk223415641131


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
12Dougie Freedman36
6Pierre van Hooijdonk22
5Steve Stone30
4Alan Rogers38
3Chris Bart-Williams27
3Marlon Harewood28
2Jean-Claude Darcheville19
2Steve Chettle38
1Andy Johnson31
1Craig Armstrong26
1Geoff Thomas (1997-98)5
1Hugo Porfirio9
1Jon Olav Hjelde20
1Neil Shipperley20
1Thierry Bonalair31



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season