SEasON: 2009-10

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Coca-Cola Championship (Tier 2)

Billy Davies

FA Cup:
3rd Round (Birmingham City (A) 0-1)

League Cup:
3rd Round (Blackburn Rovers (H) 0-1)

Player Of The Year:
Lee Camp
Top Goalscorer:
Robert Earnshaw (17 goals)

Competitive Games:

Competitive Goals:

Goals per game:

League Games:

League Points:
79 out of 138 (3 points per win)

Points Percentage:

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored19 times10 times7 times1 time2 times
Conceded22 times5 times3 times2 times
Won By13 times4 times5 times1 time1 time
Lost By11 times3 times1 time

Highest League Attendance:
29,155 (League - Newcastle United)

Lowest League Attendance:
18,332 (League - Scunthorpe United)

Average League Attendance:

Highest Cup Attendance:
20,975 (FA Cup - Birmingham City)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
4,639 (League Cup - Bradford City)

Clean Sheets:

Red cards:

Yellow cards:


Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGD Pts Result Home Away
1Newcastle United46301249035185056131274342255102Promoted as Champions1-00-2
2West Bromwich Albion46261378948163448211010341274191Promoted0-13-1
3Nottingham Forest46221311654018234513411820272579
4Cardiff City462210147354126537201049363419760-01-1
5Leicester City46211312614513644018878212716765-10-3
6Blackpool46191314745813644622671028361670Promoted via playoffs0-11-3
7Swansea City46171811403710103211278819253691-01-0
8Sheffield United46171415625512833720561225357651-00-0
10Bristol City46151813566510103383458101831-9631-11-1
12Doncaster Rovers461515165958977322968927291604-10-1
13Queens Park Rangers461415175865896362866112237-7575-01-1
14Derby County4615112053631238373238121631-10563-20-1
15Ipswich Town4612201450618114242349102638-11563-01-1
17Preston North End4613151858739104352645142347-15543-02-3
19Coventry City461315184764896272956122035-17542-00-1
20Scunthorpe United4614102262841076403243162252-22522-02-2
21Crystal Palace4614171550538510242761252626-3492-01-1
22Sheffield Wednesday461114214969869303138121938-2047Relegated2-11-1
23Plymouth Argyle461182743685612203062152338-2541Relegated3-01-0
24Peterborough United468102846806512323725161443-3434Relegated1-02-1

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1Sat Aug 08, 2009ReadingA0-0Draw19,64016Madejski Stadium
2Sat Aug 15, 2009West Bromwich AlbionH0-1Loss22,79420
3Tue Aug 18, 2009WatfordH2-4Loss19,23221
4Sat Aug 22, 2009Queens Park RangersA1-1Draw13,05820Loftus Road
5Sat Aug 29, 2009Derby CountyH3-2Win28,14316
6Sat Sep 12, 2009Sheffield WednesdayA1-1Draw25,27016Hillsborough
7Tue Sep 15, 2009Ipswich TownA1-1Draw21,13016Portman Road
8Sat Sep 19, 2009BlackpoolH0-1Loss23,48719
9Sun Sep 27, 2009Plymouth ArgyleA1-0Win14,79217Home Park
10Wed Sep 30, 2009Scunthorpe UnitedH2-0Win18,33214
11Sat Oct 03, 2009Peterborough UnitedA2-1Win12,71110London Road
12Sat Oct 17, 2009Newcastle UnitedH1-0Win29,1557
13Tue Oct 20, 2009BarnsleyH1-0Win20,3957
14Sat Oct 24, 2009Crystal PalaceA1-1Draw15,6929Selhurst Park
15Sun Nov 01, 2009Cardiff CityA1-1Draw20,4139Cardiff City Stadium
16Sat Nov 07, 2009Bristol CityH1-1Draw21,4678
17Sat Nov 21, 2009MiddlesbroughA1-1Draw22,7109Riverside Stadium
18Sat Nov 28, 2009Doncaster RoversH4-1Win22,0354
19Sat Dec 05, 2009Leicester CityH5-1Win28,6263
20Tue Dec 08, 2009Sheffield UnitedA0-0Draw26,4904Bramall Lane
21Sat Dec 12, 2009Swansea CityA1-0Win16,6903Liberty Stadium
22Sat Dec 19, 2009Preston North EndH3-0Win21,5823
23Sat Dec 26, 2009WatfordA0-0Draw17,0863Vicarage Road
24Mon Dec 28, 2009Coventry CityH2-0Win28,6083
25Fri Jan 08, 2010West Bromwich AlbionA3-1Win22,8732The Hawthorns
26Sat Jan 16, 2010ReadingH2-1Win27,6352
27Tue Jan 26, 2010Queens Park RangersH5-0Win23,2932
28Sat Jan 30, 2010Derby CountyA0-1Loss32,6742Pride Park
29Sat Feb 06, 2010Sheffield WednesdayH2-1Win27,9003
30Tue Feb 09, 2010Coventry CityA0-1Loss18,2253Ricoh Arena
31Sat Feb 13, 2010Doncaster RoversA0-1Loss12,7683Keepmoat Stadium
32Tue Feb 16, 2010Sheffield UnitedH1-0Win22,0763
33Sat Feb 20, 2010MiddlesbroughH1-0Win25,4982
34Sat Feb 27, 2010Leicester CityA0-3Loss31,7593Walkers Stadium
35Sat Mar 06, 2010Swansea CityH1-0Win25,0122
36Sat Mar 13, 2010Preston North EndA2-3Loss14,4263Deepdale
37Tue Mar 16, 2010BarnsleyA1-2Loss13,1743Oakwell
38Sat Mar 20, 2010Peterborough UnitedH1-0Win24,5823
39Tue Mar 23, 2010Crystal PalaceH2-0Win20,0253
40Mon Mar 29, 2010Newcastle UnitedA0-2Loss45,9873St. James Park (Newcastle)
41Sat Apr 03, 2010Bristol CityA1-1Draw16,1253Ashton Gate
42Mon Apr 05, 2010Cardiff CityH0-0Draw22,1853
43Sat Apr 10, 2010Ipswich TownH3-0Win23,4593
44Sat Apr 17, 2010BlackpoolA1-3Loss11,1643Bloomfield Road
45Sat Apr 24, 2010Plymouth ArgyleH3-0Win22,6023
46Sun May 02, 2010Scunthorpe UnitedA2-2Draw8,1193Glanford Park

Sat May 08, 2010BlackpoolSemi1A1-2Loss11,805Bloomfield Road
Tue May 11, 2010BlackpoolSemi2H3-4Loss28,358Lost 6-4 on aggregate

FA Cup
Sat Jan 02, 2010Birmingham City3H0-0Draw20,975
Tue Jan 12, 2010Birmingham City3Y1A0-1Loss9,399St. Andrews

League Cup
Wed Aug 12, 2009Bradford City1H3-0Win4,639
Tue Aug 25, 2009Middlesbrough2H2-1Win8,838
Tue Sep 22, 2009Blackburn Rovers3H0-1Loss11,553

Pre-Season Friendly
Sat Jul 11, 2009Sporting LisbonPortugalA1-0Win-Estadio Municipal Albufeira
Sat Jul 18, 2009Burton AlbionEnglandA4-1Win2,013Pirelli Stadium
Wed Jul 22, 2009Rotherham UnitedEnglandA1-0Win1,223Don Valley StadiumPlayed two pre-season friendlies at same time
Wed Jul 22, 2009Rushden and DiamondsEnglandA1-1Draw1,223Nene ParkPlayed two pre-season friendlies at same time
Sat Jul 25, 2009Notts CountyEnglandA1-2Loss12,040Meadow Lane
Wed Jul 29, 2009Stoke CityEnglandH1-1Draw5,542
Sun Aug 02, 2009Birmingham CityEnglandH2-1Win6,735

Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKBen Gathercole
GKShane RedmondWent on loan to Burton Albion and Darlington
GKZannetos Mytides
GK1Lee Camp492213143Player Of The Year
GK21Paul Smith (2006-11)4211
GK38Karl Darlow
DRobbie Gibbons
DSam Benjamin
DSean McCashin
DTony Diagne
DWatson Karlton
D3Nicky Shorey97211On loan from Aston Villa (Nov - Jan)
D4Luke Chambers26111144211624
D5Wes Morgan51241215381
D35Aaron Mitchell5Went on loan to Ilkeston Town and then sold to Tamworth in January
D39Jordan Fairclough
MJames ReidWent on loan to Rushden and Diamonds; Sold to Lincoln in January
MJoe HeathOn loan to Lincoln (until January); Sold to Exeter in January
MMark ByrneWent on loan to Rushden and Diamonds
MMatt ThornhillWent on loan to Brighton and Cheltenham
M2James Perch2193916336
M6Kelvin Wilson3818911515
M16Chris Gunter502313141812Signed from Tottenham in July
M18Paul McKenna412011101841Signed from Preston in July
M19Guy Moussi281468331666
M29Julian Bennett
M33Joel Lynch122551216Signed from Brighton in July
M36Mickael Darnet
M37Brendan Moloney1Went on loan to Notts Country and Scunthorpe
FBen Fairclough2
FHopkinson Tim
FNialle Rodney
F7Paul Anderson44221012532574Signed from Liverpool in June
F8Lewis McGugan2275104251422
F9Dele Adebola3814131142924Signed from Bristol City in July
F10Robert Earnshaw371681317315131
F11Nathan Tyson40208122410182
F12Garath McCleary2711133111243
F14Joe Garner216105241262
F15Chris Cohen51231315482
F17David McGoldrick381512113412195Signed from Southampton in June
F20Arron Davies2224Went on loan and then sold to Brighton in January
F20George Boyd62221314On loan from Peterborough (March to June)
F23Dexter Blackstock45238141361991Signed from Queens Park Rangers in July
F28Radoslaw Majewski4023710482443On loan from Polonia Warsaw (Until June)
Danny Elliot
Mullen Tom


Competitive goals only
17Robert Earnshaw37
13Dexter Blackstock45
5Paul Anderson44
4Chris Cohen51
4Dele Adebola38
4Lewis McGugan22
4Luke Chambers26
4Radoslaw Majewski40
3David McGoldrick38
3Guy Moussi28
3Wes Morgan51
2Joe Garner21
2Nathan Tyson40
1Chris Gunter50
1George Boyd6
1James Perch21
1Paul McKenna41

Home and away victories for the season


Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Peterborough UnitedSat Oct 03, 2009A2-1Sat Mar 20, 2010H1-0
Plymouth ArgyleSun Sep 27, 2009A1-0Sat Apr 24, 2010H3-0
Swansea CitySat Dec 12, 2009A1-0Sat Mar 06, 2010H1-0