SEASON: 2015-16

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npower Championship (Tier 2)

Dougie Freedman, Paul Williams

FA Cup:
3rd Round (Watford (H) 0-1)

League Cup:
1st Round (Walsall (H) 3-4)

Player Of The Year:
Dorus de Vries
Top Goalscorer:
Nelson Oliveira (9 goal)

Competitive Games:

Competitive Goals:

Goals per game:

League Games:

League Points:
55 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
Scored24 times4 times5 times
Conceded26 times8 times2 times1 time
Won By10 times2 times2 times
Lost By15 times2 times2 times

Highest League Attendance:
27,551 (League - Leeds United)

Lowest League Attendance:
16,449 (League - Blackburn Rovers)

Average League Attendance:

Highest Cup Attendance:
24,703 (FA Cup - Watford)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
5,237 (League Cup - Walsall)

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
1Burnley4626155723515623814119334213793Promoted to the Premier League1-10-1
2Middlesbrough462611963311652348106729233289Promoted to the Premier League1-21-0
3Brighton and Hove Albion46241757242155340189122322430891-20-1
4Hull City46241111693515714712941022233483Promoted via playoffs0-11-1
5Derby County46211510664312743716986292723781-00-1
6Sheffield Wednesday46191710664513824217698242821740-30-1
7Ipswich Town461815135351986282497725272691-10-1
8Cardiff City46171712565112923320581023315681-21-1
10Birmingham City4616151553499592727710626224631-11-0
11Preston North End4615171445457106212187824240621-00-1
12Queens Park Rangers46141814545410943725491017290600-02-1
13Leeds United46141715505878823287972730-8591-11-0
14Wolverhampton Wanderers4614161653587106262676102732-5581-11-1
15Blackburn Rovers4613161746468872923581017230551-10-0
16Nottingham Forest46131617434778825266891821-455--
18Bristol City461313205471779343466112037-17521-20-2
19Huddersfield Town4613122159707610333366112637-11510-21-1
21Rotherham United461310235371869313454142237-18492-10-0
22Charlton Athletic469132440805810233545141745-4040Relegated0-01-1
23Milton Keynes Dons469122539697313213729121832-3039Relegated2-12-1
24Bolton Wanderers465152641815117242604191755-4030Relegated3-01-1

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1Fri Aug 07, 2015Brighton and Hove AlbionA0-1Loss24,62324American Express Stadium
2Sat Aug 15, 2015Rotherham UnitedH2-1Win19,88512
3Tue Aug 18, 2015Charlton AthleticH0-0Draw17,80111
4Sat Aug 22, 2015Bolton WanderersA1-1Draw16,41011Macron Stadium
5Sat Aug 29, 2015Cardiff CityH1-2Loss18,76216
6Sat Sep 12, 2015Queens Park RangersA2-1Win15,42412Loftus Road
7Tue Sep 15, 2015Birmingham CityA1-0Win16,6048St. Andrews
8Sat Sep 19, 2015MiddlesbroughH1-2Loss20,99311
9Thu Sep 24, 2015Huddersfield TownA1-1Draw11,29910John Smith's Stadium
10Sat Oct 03, 2015Hull CityH0-1Loss20,98513
11Fri Oct 16, 2015Bristol CityA0-2Loss15,28514Ashton Gate
12Tue Oct 20, 2015BurnleyH1-1Draw17,72115
13Sat Oct 24, 2015Ipswich TownH1-1Draw19,61616
14Sat Oct 31, 2015Sheffield WednesdayA0-1Loss22,46517Hillsborough
15Tue Nov 03, 2015Preston North EndA0-1Loss10,21619Deepdale
16Fri Nov 06, 2015Derby CountyH1-0Win25,11415
17Sat Nov 21, 2015BrentfordA1-2Loss11,40318Griffin Park
18Sat Nov 28, 2015ReadingH3-1Win18,12816
19Fri Dec 04, 2015FulhamH3-0Win18,37716
20Fri Dec 11, 2015Wolverhampton WanderersA1-1Draw20,00015Molineux
21Mon Dec 14, 2015Blackburn RoversA0-0Draw12,00215Ewood Park
22Sat Dec 19, 2015Milton Keynes DonsH2-1Win19,97513
23Sun Dec 27, 2015Leeds UnitedH1-1Draw27,55113
24Sun Dec 27, 2015Cardiff CityA1-1Draw15,46113Cardiff City Stadium
25Sat Jan 02, 2016Charlton AthleticA1-1Draw-14The Valley
26Tue Jan 12, 2016Birmingham CityH1-1Draw18,34214
27Sat Jan 16, 2016Bolton WanderersH3-0Draw18,46512
28Sat Jan 23, 2016MiddlesbroughA1-0Win24,97511Riverside Stadium
29Tue Jan 26, 2016Queens Park RangersH0-0Draw17,03011
30Sat Feb 06, 2016Leeds UnitedA1-0Win24,07910Elland Road
31Sat Feb 13, 2016Huddersfield TownH0-2Loss19,89410
32Tue Feb 23, 2016BurnleyA0-1Loss15,51712Turf Moor
33Sat Feb 27, 2016Bristol CityH1-2Loss20,55115
34Sat Mar 05, 2016Ipswich TownA0-1Loss20,56815Portman Road
35Tue Mar 08, 2016Preston North EndH1-0Win16,74713
36Sat Mar 12, 2016Sheffield WednesdayH0-3Loss20,69014Dougie Freedman's last game as manager
37Tue Mar 15, 2016Hull CityA1-1Draw15,66314KC StadiumPaul Williams's first game as manager
38Sat Mar 19, 2016Derby CountyA0-1Loss33,01015iPro Stadium
39Sat Apr 02, 2016BrentfordH0-3Loss19,44416
40Tue Apr 05, 2016ReadingA1-2Loss15,67817Madejski Stadium
41Mon Apr 11, 2016Brighton and Hove AlbionH1-2Loss17,64220
42Sat Apr 16, 2016Rotherham UnitedA0-0Draw11,50319New York Stadium
43Tue Apr 19, 2016Blackburn RoversH1-1Draw16,44918
44Sat Apr 23, 2016FulhamA3-1Win18,25317Craven Cottage
45Sat Apr 30, 2016Wolverhampton WanderersH1-1Draw22,29117
46Sat May 07, 2016Milton Keynes DonsA2-1Win15,48616Stadium MKPaul Williams's last game as manager

FA Cup
Sat Jan 09, 2016Queens Park Rangers3H1-0Win14,197
Sat Jan 30, 2016Watford4H0-1Loss24,703

League Cup
Tue Aug 11, 2015Walsall1H3-4Loss5,237

Pre-Season Friendly
Wed Jul 08, 2015Odense BKDenmarkA2-4Loss-Vangavallen
Sun Jul 12, 2015Mjallby AIFSwedenA1-1Draw1,026Strandvallen
Tue Jul 14, 2015FC HelsingorDenmarkA1-2Loss747Helsingor Stadion
Fri Jul 17, 2015StevenageEnglandA3-0Win-Lamex Stadium
Tue Jul 21, 2015Doncaster RoversEnglandA1-1Draw2,613Keepmoat Stadium
Sat Jul 25, 2015Swansea CityWalesH1-1Draw4,285
Sat Aug 01, 2015Aston VillaEnglandH3-3Draw10,625

Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKBen Hamer
GKJordan Wright1
GKRoss Durrant1
GKTim Erlandsson
GK1Dorus de Vries481317182Player Of The Year
GK26Dimitar Evtimov1147
DAlex Iacovitti2
DJoe Worrall5
D2Eric Lichaj46131716110111
D5Matt Mills42121416512112
D31Daniel Pinillos1966712
D36Roger Riera1
D38Ben Osborn3711121433543
MBojan Jokic216783122
MDeimantas Petravicius1111
MGary Gardner22661024521
MJosh Rees
M4Michael Mancienne331012117322
M6Kelvin Wilson1764711315
M10Henri Lansbury289118441222
M13Danny Fox1124521125
M14Kyle Ebecilio5212421On loan from Twente for whole of the season
M18Liam Trotter83231133On loan from Bolton (Oct to Dec)
M20Jonny Williams101451267On loan from Crystal Palace (Sep to Jan)
M24David Vaughan3681018191335
M25Jack Hobbs235810214212
M27Chris Burke1024415211
M30Stephen McLaughlin
M32Robert Tesche24710713766
FDarius Henderson
FFederico Macheda422315
FGerry McDonagh1112
FLars VeldwijkWent on loan to Zwolle for whole of season
FNicky Maynard
FPaul Taylor
F7Matt Fryatt
F8Chris Cohen1643911638
F9Britt Assombalonga422114
F11Andy Reid
F15Ryan Mendes3081111261846On loan from Lille for the whole of the season
F17Nelson Oliveira288911941243On loan from Benfica for the whole of the season
F18Michail Antonio511341
F19Jamie Ward33810153416102
F21Jamie Paterson22112Went on loan to Huddersfield (Whole of season)
F23Dexter Blackstock31512144341712
F29Chris O'Grady19685225414On loan from Brighton for the whole of the season
F34Tyler Walker142481588
F35Oliver Burke2159723136
F37Jorge Grant1123623815


Competitive goals only
9Nelson Oliveira28
5Matt Mills42
4Dexter Blackstock31
4Henri Lansbury28
4Michail Antonio5
3Ben Osborn37
3Jamie Ward33
2Chris O'Grady19
2Gary Gardner22
2Oliver Burke21
2Ryan Mendes30
1Britt Assombalonga4
1Chris Cohen16
1David Vaughan36
1Eric Lichaj46
1Liam Trotter8
1Robert Tesche24
1Tyler Walker14

Home and away victories for the season


Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
FulhamFri Dec 04, 2015H3-0Sat Apr 23, 2016A3-1
Milton Keynes DonsSat Dec 19, 2015H2-1Sat May 07, 2016A2-1