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SEASON: 2002-03

Prev Season: 2001-02
Next Season: 2003-04
DIVISION:
Nationwide League Division One (Tier 2)

MANAGER(s):
Paul Hart

FA Cup:
3rd Round (West Ham United (A) 2-3)

League Cup:
2nd Round (Walsall (H) 1-2)


Player Of The Year:
David Johnson
Top Goalscorer:
David Johnson (29 goals)

GAMES
Competitive Games:
51


League Games:
46

League Points:
74

Points Percentage:
53.6


GOALS
Competitive Goals:
93

Goals per game:
1.8

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored10 times13 times9 times6 times1 time
Conceded17 times15 times3 times1 time
Won By8 times3 times6 times3 times1 time
Lost By13 times2 times

ATTENDANCES
Highest League Attendance:
29,725 (League - Derby County)

Lowest Home Attendance:
16,073 (League - Gillingham)

Average League Attendance:
24,629


Highest Cup Attendance:
6,343 (League Cup - Walsall)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
4,498 (League Cup - Kidderminster Harriers)

MISC
Clean Sheets:
15

Red cards:
4

Yellow cards:
69



END OF SEASON TABLE

FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION ONEHomeAway
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGD Pts Result
1Portsmouth4629116974517335222128345235298Promoted as Champions
2Leicester City4626146734016524012109433283392Promoted
3Sheffield United46231112725213733823104934292080
4Reading46254176146133733211211028251579
5Wolverhampton Wanderers46201610814491044019116641253776Promoted via playoffs
6Nottingham Forest46201412825014725723671025273274
7Ipswich Town4619131480641058493998631251670
8Norwich City46191215604914453617581024321169
9Millwall461991859691166343283122537-1066
10Wimbledon4618111776731256392866113745365
11Gillingham461614165665106733316892334-962
12Preston North End4616131768701175442956122441-261
13Watford461792054701157332664132144-1660
14Crystal Palace4614171559528105291767103035759
15Rotherham United461514176262896272575113537059
16Burnley4615102165891049354456123045-2455
17Walsall4615922576910310343456122335-1254
18Derby County46157245574959333262152242-1952
19Bradford City461410225173788273572142438-2252
20Coventry City461214204662661123316892331-1650
21Stoke City461214204569968252538122044-2450
22Sheffield Wednesday461016205673779293239112741-1746Relegated
23Brighton and Hove Albion4611122349677610293146132036-1845Relegated
24Grimsby Town469122548855612263946132246-3739Relegated

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GAMES

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosGroundNotes
1Sat Aug 10, 2002PortsmouthA0-2Loss18,91018Fratton Park
2Wed Aug 14, 2002Preston North EndH2-2Draw18,06519
3Sat Aug 17, 2002Sheffield WednesdayH4-0Win21,1299
4Sat Aug 24, 2002WalsallA1-2Loss5,09612Bescot Stadium
5Wed Aug 28, 2002WimbledonH2-0Win16,43110
6Sat Aug 31, 2002Coventry CityA1-0Win13,7326Highfield Road
7Sat Sep 14, 2002WatfordH0-1Loss17,86511
8Wed Sep 18, 2002GillinghamH4-1Win16,0738
9Sat Sep 21, 2002Grimsby TownA3-0Win7,0727Blundell Park
10Wed Sep 25, 2002Stoke CityA2-2Draw14,5547Brittania Stadium
11Sat Sep 28, 2002Rotherham UnitedH3-2Win25,0894
12Sat Oct 05, 2002MillwallA2-1Win10,5214The Den
13Sun Oct 20, 2002Derby CountyA0-0Draw30,5474Pride Park
14Sat Oct 26, 2002Leicester CityH2-2Draw29,4976
15Tue Oct 29, 2002Norwich CityA0-0Draw20,9866Carrow Road
16Sat Nov 02, 2002Sheffield UnitedH3-0Win22,5795
17Sat Nov 09, 2002Crystal PalaceA0-0Draw18,9715Selhurst Park
18Sat Nov 16, 2002Bradford CityH3-0Win19,6534
19Sat Nov 23, 2002Wolverhampton WanderersA1-2Loss27,9534Molineux
20Wed Nov 27, 2002Brighton and Hove AlbionH3-2Win29,1373
21Sat Nov 30, 2002Ipswich TownH2-1Win24,8983
22Sat Dec 07, 2002BurnleyA0-1Loss13,8693Turf Moor
23Sat Dec 14, 2002Bradford CityA0-1Loss12,2453Valley Parade
24Sat Dec 21, 2002ReadingH2-0Win25,8313
25Thu Dec 26, 2002Sheffield WednesdayA0-2Loss26,3624Hillsborough
26Sat Dec 28, 2002PortsmouthH1-2Loss28,1655
27Wed Jan 01, 2003WalsallH1-1Draw28,4414
28Sat Jan 18, 2003Coventry CityH1-1Draw24,4874
29Sat Jan 25, 2003Preston North EndA1-1Draw13,5084Deepdale
30Sat Feb 01, 2003WimbledonA3-2Win3,3824Selhurst Park
31Sat Feb 08, 2003Crystal PalaceH2-1Win26,0124
32Sat Feb 22, 2003Stoke CityH6-0Win24,0854
33Sat Mar 01, 2003WatfordA1-1Draw17,9345Vicarage Road
34Tue Mar 04, 2003GillinghamA4-1Win7,2773Priestfield Stadium
35Mon Mar 10, 2003Grimsby TownH2-2Draw25,5074
36Sat Mar 15, 2003Brighton and Hove AlbionA0-1Loss6,8305Withdean Stadium
37Wed Mar 19, 2003Derby CountyH3-0Win29,7255
38Sat Mar 22, 2003Norwich CityH4-0Win27,2965
39Sat Apr 05, 2003Ipswich TownA4-3Win29,5034Portman Road
40Tue Apr 08, 2003Leicester CityA0-1Loss32,0654Walkers Stadium
41Fri Apr 11, 2003Wolverhampton WanderersH2-2Draw27,2094
42Tue Apr 15, 2003Sheffield UnitedA0-1Loss23,3175Bramall Lane
43Fri Apr 18, 2003ReadingA0-1Loss21,6125Madejski Stadium
44Mon Apr 21, 2003BurnleyH2-0Win25,4036
45Sat Apr 26, 2003MillwallH3-3Draw29,4636
46Sun May 04, 2003Rotherham UnitedA2-2Draw9,9426Millmoor


Playoffs
DateOpponentRoundLegH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat May 10, 2003Sheffield UnitedSemi1H1-1Draw29,064
Thu May 15, 2003Sheffield UnitedSemi2A3-4Loss30,212Bramall LaneLost 5-4 on aggregate


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Sat Jan 04, 2003West Ham United3A2-3Loss29,612Upton Park


League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Wed Sep 11, 2002Kidderminster Harriers1H4-0Win4,498
Wed Oct 02, 2002Walsall2H1-2Loss6,343


Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Wed Jul 17, 2002St MedardFranceA4-0Win-
Fri Jul 19, 2002LibourneFranceA1-0Win-Stade Jean-Antoine Moueix
Sat Jul 27, 2002Mansfield TownEnglandA3-0Win3,819Field Mill
Wed Jul 31, 2002Newcastle UnitedEnglandH3-1Win19,191
Sat Aug 03, 2002Plymouth ArgyleEnglandA2-2Draw4,361Home Park
Tue Aug 06, 2002Boston UnitedEnglandA3-0Win1,611York Street


Bass Charity Vase
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttGroundNotes
Wed Jul 31, 2002Burton AlbionFinalA3-2Win-Eton ParkBass Charity Vase



SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKScott Tynan
GK1Darren Ward502114151
GK12Barry Roche1150
GK31Pascal Formann
DAndy Haskins
D4Des Walker331211104422
D14Chris Doig136431629
D17Michael Dawson421813115712
D21Davy Oyen43142
D28James Biggins
D32Tony Vaughan
D36Wes Morgan1
MDavid Prutton261097161
MJames Perch
M2Matthieu Louis-Jean452011141841
M3Jim Brennan49211414113
M5Jon Olav Hjelde281369312813
M6Riccardo Scimeca45191313444
M15John Thompson2579933448
M18Brian Cash2112
M23Benjamin GavanonOn loan from Marseille
M27Matt Bodkin1
M34Mikael Antoine-Curier2
M35Gregor Robertson1
FMarcus Hall11
F7Darren Huckerby11434532On loan from Manchester City
F8Gareth Williams4320121133311
F9David Johnson472012152942021Player Of The Year
F10Jack Lester351210139717142
F11Marlon Harewood4820141421672
F16Eugen Bopp15744223318
F19Craig Westcarr134541111010
F20Andy Reid35131012347912
F22Eoin Jess33169832101616
F29Richard Jeffrey
F33Christian Edwards
Liam Kearney


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
29David Johnson47
21Marlon Harewood48
9Jack Lester35
5Darren Huckerby11
5Michael Dawson42
4Riccardo Scimeca45
3Andy Reid35
3Eoin Jess33
3Gareth Williams43
3John Thompson25
2Eugen Bopp15
1Craig Westcarr13
1David Prutton26
1Jim Brennan49
1Matthieu Louis-Jean45



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

2002-03

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
GillinghamWed Sep 18, 2002H4-1Tue Mar 04, 2003A4-1
Ipswich TownSat Nov 30, 2002H2-1Sat Apr 05, 2003A4-3
WimbledonWed Aug 28, 2002H2-0Sat Feb 01, 2003A3-2