SEASON: 2012-13

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This Season: 2012-13
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npower Championship (Tier 2)

Sean O'Driscoll, Alex McLeish, Billy Davies (2)

FA Cup:
3rd Round (Oldham Athletic (H) 2-3)

League Cup:
2nd Round (Wigan Athletic (H) 1-4)

Player Of The Year:
Chris Cohen
Top Goalscorer:
Billy Sharp (11 goals)

Competitive Games:

Competitive Goals:

Goals per game:

League Games:

League Points:
67 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 times14 times2 times2 times1 time
Conceded16 times12 times6 times2 times
Won By11 times5 times1 time1 time
Lost By7 times3 times5 times

Analysis of the league positions
This table shows:
(a) how many days we spent in each of the league positions and
(b) how we did when we played teams in each of the positions.

Record against teams
Num DaysOpp
1121-1343 Cardiff City (3-1), Cardiff City (0-3)
212211-214 Middlesbrough (0-0), Hull City (2-1)
4141-1-221 Crystal Palace (2-2)
51051-1-221 Leicester City (2-2)
6762--2150 Hull City (1-2), Watford (0-3)
7973-21242 Blackburn Rovers (0-0), Watford (0-2), Brighton and Hove Albion (2-2)
81784211757 Bristol City (1-0), Brighton and Hove Albion (0-0), Leeds United (4-2), Leicester City (2-3)
913911--213 Charlton Athletic (2-1)
1010101--1010 Middlesbrough (0-1)
122122-2-332 Blackpool (2-2), Derby County (1-1)
13213211-314 Charlton Athletic (2-0), Burnley (1-1)
14143111544 Bolton Wanderers (2-2), Leeds United (1-2), Burnley (2-0)
151152--2170 Millwall (1-4), Blackburn Rovers (0-3)
16116211-324 Wolverhampton Wanderers (2-1), Blackpool (1-1)
17117211-524 Barnsley (4-1), Bolton Wanderers (1-1)
18184211437 Crystal Palace (1-1), Birmingham City (1-2), Ipswich Town (1-0), Millwall (1-0)
19219321-827 Huddersfield Town (1-1), Huddersfield Town (6-1), Sheffield Wednesday (1-0)
202021-1113 Derby County (0-1), Sheffield Wednesday (1-0)
212122--526 Peterborough United (2-1), Wolverhampton Wanderers (3-1)
22221-1-221 Birmingham City (2-2)
23233-12151 Ipswich Town (1-3), Bristol City (0-2), Barnsley (0-0)
242411--103 Peterborough United (1-0)

Highest League Attendance:

Lowest League Attendance:

Average League Attendance:

Highest Cup Attendance:

Lowest Cup Attendance:

Clean Sheets:

Red cards:

Yellow cards:

Penalties scored:

Penalties conceded:

Penalties missed:

Penalties saved:


CHAMPIONSHIP (Tier 2) Home AwayResults
Pos Team P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts ResultHome Away
1Cardiff City46251297245156237151067353027873-10-3
2Hull City4624715615213463522113926309791-22-1
4Brighton and Hove Albion4619189694311933917896302626752-20-0
5Crystal Palace461915127362138252316710213111722-21-1
6Leicester City461911167148134646236710252523682-32-2
7Bolton Wanderers46181414696114633720481132418681-12-2
8Nottingham Forest461716136359108537287882631467
9Charlton Athletic461714156559869323498633256652-12-0
10Derby County46161317656212744322461322403610-11-1
12Birmingham City46151615636979729348783435-6612-21-2
13Leeds United4617101957661337302647122740-9614-21-2
14Ipswich Town4616121848611058342767101434-13601-01-3
17Blackburn Rovers4614161655621067272341092839-7580-00-3
18Sheffield Wednesday4616102053619410303576102326-8581-01-0
19Huddersfield Town4615131853737106282683122547-20586-11-1
22Peterborough United461592266758510343974123236-9542-11-0
23Wolverhampton Wanderers46149235569779303572142534-14513-12-1
24Bristol City461182759848411404434161940-25411-00-2

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1Sat Aug 18, 2012Bristol CityH1-0Win21,5759Guedioura (71)
2Tue Aug 21, 2012Huddersfield TownA1-1Draw15,4345Cox (68)
3Fri Aug 24, 2012Bolton WanderersA2-2Draw17,3612McGugan (15), Reid (57)
4Sat Sep 01, 2012Charlton AthleticH2-1Win19,7453McGugan (17), Hutchinson (75)
5Sat Sep 15, 2012Birmingham CityH2-2Draw22,7386Cox (73), Pablo Ibanez (86 OG)
6Tue Sep 18, 2012Crystal PalaceA1-1Draw13,1536Blackstock (81)
7Sat Sep 22, 2012Leeds UnitedA1-2Loss24,29210Blackstock (60)
8Sun Sep 30, 2012Derby CountyH0-1Loss28,70717
9Wed Oct 03, 2012Blackburn RoversH0-0Draw18,74816
10Sat Oct 06, 2012Peterborough UnitedA1-0Win10,46912Reid (51)
11Sat Oct 20, 2012Cardiff CityH3-1Win21,49111Reid (25), Ayala (27), Sharp (47)
12Tue Oct 23, 2012BlackpoolA2-2Draw13,22810Sharp (25), Blackstock (90)
13Sat Oct 27, 2012BarnsleyA4-1Win10,1867Halford (35), Cox (42), Cohen (45), Jenas (77)
14Sat Nov 03, 2012MillwallH1-4Loss24,1608Sharp (22)
15Tue Nov 06, 2012MiddlesbroughH0-0Draw20,15011
16Sat Nov 10, 2012Leicester CityA2-2Draw24,79311Guedioura (22), Cox (67)
17Sat Nov 17, 2012Sheffield WednesdayH1-0Win24,5849Miguel Angel Llera (75 OG)
18Sat Nov 24, 2012Wolverhampton WanderersA2-1Win22,5277Sharp (16), Guedioura (57)
19Tue Nov 27, 2012Ipswich TownA1-3Loss16,2009Blackstock (58)
20Sat Dec 01, 2012Hull CityH1-2Loss19,4729Sharp (43)
21Sat Dec 08, 2012BurnleyH2-0Win19,6729Blackstock (59), Sharp (76)
22Sat Dec 15, 2012Brighton and Hove AlbionA0-0Draw26,6849
23Sat Dec 22, 2012WatfordA0-2Loss15,14311
24Wed Dec 26, 2012Leeds UnitedH4-2Win26,6708Sharp (44 pen, 54), Rodolph Austin (57 OG), Blackstock (61)
25Sat Dec 29, 2012Crystal PalaceH2-2Draw23,7037Reid (45), Sharp (90)
26Tue Jan 01, 2013Blackburn RoversA0-3Loss15,49011
27Sat Jan 12, 2013Peterborough UnitedH2-1Win22,7779Halford (28), Ward (83)
28Sat Jan 19, 2013Derby CountyA1-1Draw33,01010Cohen (31)
29Sat Jan 26, 2013WatfordH0-3Loss20,73210
30Sat Feb 02, 2013Birmingham CityA1-2Loss17,73811Sharp (90 pen)
31Sat Feb 09, 2013Bristol CityA0-2Loss13,76813
32Sat Feb 16, 2013Bolton WanderersH1-1Draw24,40911Reid (59)
33Tue Feb 19, 2013Huddersfield TownH6-1Win26,9388Majewski (21, 37, 43), Ward (24), Lansbury (55), Henderson (90)
34Sat Feb 23, 2013Charlton AthleticA2-0Win18,6978Majewski (53), Lansbury (61)
35Sat Mar 02, 2013Sheffield WednesdayA1-0Win23,2208Majewski (27)
36Tue Mar 05, 2013Ipswich TownH1-0Win19,4587McGugan (84)
37Sat Mar 09, 2013Wolverhampton WanderersH3-1Win23,3506Lansbury (31, 67), McGugan (90)
38Sat Mar 16, 2013Hull CityA2-1Win19,8485Henderson (55), McGugan (84)
39Sat Mar 30, 2013Brighton and Hove AlbionH2-2Draw28,1245McGugan (82), Lansbury (90)
40Mon Apr 01, 2013BurnleyA1-1Draw13,6185McGugan (90 pen)
41Sat Apr 06, 2013BlackpoolH1-1Draw22,8145McGugan (81 pen)
42Sat Apr 13, 2013Cardiff CityA0-3Loss26,5887
43Tue Apr 16, 2013MiddlesbroughA0-1Loss13,8618
44Sat Apr 20, 2013BarnsleyH0-0Draw22,2308
45Sat Apr 27, 2013MillwallA1-0Win12,3307Halford (8)
46Sat May 04, 2013Leicester CityH2-3Loss28,6468Cox (3), Ward (50)

FA Cup
Sat Jan 05, 2013Oldham Athletic3H2-3Loss11,293Matt Smith (13 OG), Sharp (90)

League Cup
Mon Aug 13, 2012Fleetwood Town1A1-0Win3,611Blackstock (57)
Tue Aug 28, 2012Wigan Athletic2H1-4Loss7,545Cox (47)

Pre-Season Friendly
Sun Jul 29, 2012Mansfield TownEnglandA1-2Loss-? (?)
Sun Aug 05, 2012Aston VillaEnglandH3-1Win7,932McGugan (71, 84), Tudgay (77)
Tue Aug 07, 2012Notts CountyEnglandA2-2Draw12,442McGoldrick (10), McGugan (14 pen)
Sat Aug 11, 2012West Bromwich AlbionEnglandH0-2Loss6,543

Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (21) Out (16)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Billy SharpLoan InDavid McGoldrickSold
Franck MoussaBoughtFranck MoussaSold
Gonzalo JaraBoughtLee CampSold
Greg HalfordBoughtMatty ReganSold
Kieran FentonBoughtJan 13, 2012Kieron FreemanLoan out
Matty ReganBoughtMar 01, 2012Jamaal LascellesLoan out
Jul 25, 2012Danny CollinsBoughtMar 01, 2012Karl DarlowLoan out
Aug 01, 2012Sam HutchinsonLoan InAug 05, 2012Robbie FindleyReleased
Aug 05, 2012Simon GillettBoughtAug 24, 2012Ishmael MillerLoan out
Aug 07, 2012Daniel AyalaLoan InAug 28, 2012David McGoldrickLoan out
Aug 08, 2012Dan HardingBoughtSep 03, 2012Adlene GuediouraSold
Aug 11, 2012Simon CoxBoughtSep 14, 2012Matt DerbyshireLoan out
Aug 12, 2012Henri LansburyBought£1,000,000Sep 21, 2012Karl DarlowLoan out
Aug 31, 2012James CoppingerLoan InNov 17, 2012Jermaine JenasSold£5,250,000
Oct 01, 2012Elliot WardLoan InJan 25, 2013Brendan MoloneySold
Dec 26, 2012Alan HuttonBoughtJul 02, 2013Lewis McGuganSold
Jan 01, 2013Darius HendersonBought
Jan 01, 2013Elliot WardLoan In
Jan 03, 2013Stephen McLaughlinBought£160,000
Jan 06, 2013Khaled Al RashidiBought
Apr 26, 2014Gonzalo JaraLoan In

Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GK1Lee Camp2891091Left to join Norwich in January
GK12Karl Darlow21966115Went on loan to Walsall (Sep to Oct and Jan to end of season)
GK31Dimitar Evtimov28
GK35Khaled Al Rashidi6Signed from Al-Arabi SC in January
DBen Osborn
DKieran Fenton
DMatty ReganWent on loan to Tamworth (Dec to Jan)
D2Sam Hutchinson926112334On loan from Chelsea for whole of season
D5Danny Collins4316131421135Signed from Stoke in July
D16Jamaal Lascelles32134
D26Daniel Ayala1445512136On loan from Norwich for whole of season
D32Elliot Ward31139933122On loan from Norwich from Jan until end of season
D36Gonzalo Jara167542211On loan from West Brom (Jan to end of season)
D37Alan Hutton7313On loan from Aston Villa (Nov to Jan)
MDavid MorganWent on loan to Lincoln City (August to January) and Dundee (Jan to end of season)
MFranck Moussa
M3Dan Harding3099122516Signed from Southampton at the beginning of the season
M4Simon Gillett2791082816Signed from Doncaster Rovers at the beginning of the season
M6Guy Moussi19946121219
M7Adlene Guedioura36151293721252Signed from Wolves in July
M14Johnathon Greening6511613
M15Greg Halford40131512310532Signed from Portsmouth at the beginning of the season
M18Brendan Moloney167541711Left to join Bristol City in Jnauary
M22Henri Lansbury3212119581185Signed from Arsenal in August
M24Kieron Freeman
M30Stephen McLaughlin2Signed from Derry City in January
M38Jack Blake1
F8Chris Cohen4014121424321Player Of The Year
F9Darius Henderson11344221241Signed from Milwall in January
F9Robbie Findley1Went on loan to Gillingham (Sep - Nov) and Joined Real Salt Lake in January
F10Lewis McGugan3111119891716
F11Andy Reid45161514542321
F17David McGoldrick114Went on loan to Coventry (Aug to Jan) and Ipswich (Jan to end of season)
F19Simon Cox41151412691171Signed from West Brom in August
F20Marcus Tudgay421148Went on loan to Barnsley (Nov - Jan)
F21James Coppinger62131412On loan from Doncaster (Aug to Dec)
F23Dexter Blackstock381214127417157
F24Billy Sharp401314131146103On loan from Southampton for whole of season
F25Ishmael Miller2Went on loan to Middlesborough for whole of season
F27Matt Derbyshire3Went on loan to Oldham (Sep to Dec) and Blackpool (Jan to end of season)
F28Radoslaw Majewski34141195220119
F36Jermaine Jenas633115On loan from Tottenham (Sep to Jan)


Competitive goals only
11Billy Sharp40
8Lewis McGugan31
7Dexter Blackstock38
6Simon Cox41
5Andy Reid45
5Henri Lansbury32
5Radoslaw Majewski34
3Adlene Guedioura36
3Elliot Ward31
3Greg Halford40
2Chris Cohen40
2Darius Henderson11
1Daniel Ayala14
1Jermaine Jenas6
1Sam Hutchinson9

Home and away victories for the season


Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Charlton AthleticSat Sep 01, 2012H2-1Sat Feb 23, 2013A2-0
Peterborough UnitedSat Oct 06, 2012A1-0Sat Jan 12, 2013H2-1
Sheffield WednesdaySat Nov 17, 2012H1-0Sat Mar 02, 2013A1-0
Wolverhampton WanderersSat Nov 24, 2012A2-1Sat Mar 09, 2013H3-1