2009–10 Coventry City F.C. season

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Coventry City F.C.
2009–10 season
Chairman Ray Ranson
Manager Wales Chris Coleman
Championship 19
FA Cup OUT – Third Round vs
Portsmouth
League Cup OUT – First Round vs
Hartlepool United
Top goalscorer League:
All: Republic of Ireland Clinton Morrison, 11
Highest home attendance

22,209 vs Leicester City,
Championship, 9 October 2003

Cup: 7,097 vs Portsmouth,
FA Cup, 12 January 2010
Lowest home attendance

14,426 vs Sheffield United,
Championship, 9 September 2015

Cup: 6,055 vs Hartlepool United,
League Cup, 12 August 2009

Review and events[edit]

Monthly events[edit]

This is a list of the significant events to occur at the club during the 2009–10 season, presented in chronological order. This list does not include transfers, which are listed in the transfers section below, or match results, which are in the results section.

June:

July:

August

September

October

November

December

January

February

March

April

May

Squad details[edit]

Players info[edit]

No. Name Nat. Place of Birth Date of Birth Club Apps. Club Goals Int. Caps Int. Goals Previous Club Date Joined Fee
1 Keiren Westwood Republic of Ireland Manchester 23 October 1984 49 0 1 0 Carlisle United 18 June 2008 £500,000
2 Stephen Wright England Bootle 8 February 1980 21 0 Sunderland 8 August 2008 Free
3 Marcus Hall England Coventry 24 March 1976 300 2 Stoke City 21 February 2005 Free
4 Sammy Clingan Northern Ireland Belfast 13 January 1984 18 Norwich City 24 July 2009 £700,000
5 Elliott Ward England Harrow 19 January 1985 116 16 West Ham United 16 June 2006 £1,000,000
6 James McPake Scotland Bellshill 24 June 1984 5 0 Livingston 2 February 2009 Undisclosed
7 David Bell Republic of Ireland Kettering 21 January 1984 9 1 Norwich City 30 January 2009 £500,000
8 Michael Doyle Republic of Ireland Dublin 8 July 1981 278 25 1 0 Celtic 1 July 2003 Free
9 Leon Best Republic of Ireland Nottingham 19 September 1986 75 13 1 0 Southampton 6 July 2007 £650,000
9 Jon Stead England Huddersfield 7 April 1983 Ipswich Town 15 February 2010 Loan
10 Freddy Eastwood Wales Basildon 29 October 1983 52 4 9 4 Wolverhampton Wanderers 11 July 2008 £1,200,000
11 Clinton Morrison Republic of Ireland Tooting 14 May 1979 52 12 36 9 Crystal Palace 7 August 2008 Free
12 Patrick van Aanholt Netherlands Den Bosch 29 August 1990 Chelsea 7 August 2009 Loan
12 Gary Deegan Republic of Ireland Dublin 28 September 1987 Bohemians 4 January 2010 €90,000
13 Dimitrios Konstantopoulos Greece Thessaloniki 29 November 1978 23 0 Hartlepool United 30 June 2007 Free
14 Leon McKenzie England Croydon 17 May 1978 67 14 Norwich City 31 August 2006 £1,000,000
14 Chris Hussey England Hammersmith 2 January 1989 AFC Wimbledon 1 January 2010 Undisclosed
15 Martin Cranie England Yeovil 23 September 1986 Portsmouth 13 August 2009 £500,000
16 Isaac Osbourne England Coventry 22 June 1986 119 0 N/A 1 January 2003 Trainee
17 Aron Gunnarsson Iceland Akureyri 22 April 1989 47 2 11 0 AZ Alkmaar 17 June 2008 Undisclosed
18 Jack Cork England Carshalton 25 June 1989 Chelsea 21 August 2009 Loan
18 Carl Baker England Whiston 26 December 1982 Stockport County 8 January 2010 Undisclosed
19 Gary Madine England Gateshead 24 August 1990 Carlisle United 19 October 2009 Loan
19 Freddie Sears England Hornchurch 27 November 1989 West Ham United 12 February 2010 Loan
20 Ben Turner England Birmingham 21 January 1988 56 0 N/A 1 July 2005 Trainee
21 Michael McIndoe Scotland Edinburgh 2 December 1979 Bristol City 4 August 2009 £350,000
22 Leon Barnett England Luton 30 November 1985 West Bromwich Albion 4 October 2009 Loan
23 Danny Ireland Australia Australia 30 September 1990 1 0 N/A 1 July 2007 Trainee
24 Richard Wood England Ossett 5 July 1985 Sheffield Wednesday 1 January 2010 Undisclosed
30 Adam Walker England Meriden 22 January 1991 2 0 N/A 1 June 2008 Trainee
31 Curtis Wynter England Birmingham 24 June 1991 2 0 N/A 1 June 2008 Trainee
32 Ashley Cain England Nuneaton 27 September 1990 5 0 N/A 1 June 2008 Trainee
33 Michael Quirke England Coventry 10 September 1991 N/A 1 June 2009 Trainee
34 Jermaine Grandison England Birmingham 15 December 1990 2 0 N/A 1 June 2008 Trainee
35 Jordan Clarke England Coventry 19 November 1991 N/A 1 June 2008 Trainee
36 Shaun Jeffers England Bedford 14 April 1992 N/A 1 June 2009 Trainee
37 Jacob Blackwell England Coventry 15 April 1991 N/A 1 June 2009 Trainee
38 Nathan Cameron England Birmingham 21 November 1991 N/A 1 June 2009 Trainee
39 Conor Grogan England London 4 September 1992 N/A 1 June 2009 Trainee
40 Callum Wilson England Coventry 27 February 1992 N/A 1 June 2009 Trainee

Matches[edit]

Pre-season friendlies[edit]

11 July 2009
15:00
Wrexham 1–1 Coventry City
Williams Goal 25' (report) Grandison Goal 65'
Racecourse Ground, Wrexham
Attendance: 1,359
Referee: Carmelo Lo Faro
15 July 2009
19:00
Nuneaton Town 0–1 Coventry City
(report) Morrison Goal 33'
Liberty Way, Nuneaton
Attendance: 1,754
Referee: David Coote
18 July 2009
15:00
Hinckley United 0–2 Coventry City
(report) Best Goal 25'
Eastwood Goal 85'
The Greene King Stadium, Hinckley
Attendance: 866
Referee: Mick Murphy
21 July 2009
19:45
Northampton Town 1–2 Coventry City
McKay Goal 84' (report) Best Goal 52'
Jeffers Goal 87'
Sixfields Stadium, Northampton
Attendance: 1,975
Referee: Dean Whitestone
25 July 2009
15:00
Huddersfield Town 0–0 Coventry City
(report)
Galpharm Stadium, Huddersfield
Attendance: 3,886
Referee: Mark Heywood
29 July 2009
19:45
Dunfermline Athletic 1–0 Coventry City
Kirk Goal 39' (report)
East End Park, Dunfermline
Attendance: 1,162
Referee: John McKendrick
2 August 2009
12:30
Coventry City 2–2 Everton
Doyle Goal 34'
Gunnarsson Goal 88'
(report) Cahill Goal 15'
Baxter Goal 84'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 8,000
Referee: Pete Walton

Championship[edit]

9 August 2009
12:45
Coventry City 2–1 Ipswich Town
Morrison Goal 10', Goal 24' (report) Walters Goal 28'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 16,279
Referee: Russell Booth
15 August 2009
15:00
Barnsley 0–2 Coventry City
Kozluk Red card 58' (report) Best Goal 8'
Morrison Goal 81'
Oakwell Stadium, Barnsley
Attendance: 12,552
Referee: Steve Tanner
18 August 2009
19:45
Doncaster Rovers 0–0 Coventry City
(report)
Keepmoat Stadium, Doncaster
Attendance: 9,484
Referee: Carl Boyeson
22 August 2009
15:00
Coventry City 0–1 Swansea City
(report) Williams Goal 69'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 16,307
Referee: Phil Crossley
29 August 2009
15:00
Blackpool 3–0 Coventry City
Adam pen Goal 13'
Burgess Goal 59'
Taylor-Fletcher Goal 71'
(report)
Bloomfield Road, Blackpool
Attendance: 8,239
Referee: Nigel Miller
12 September 2009
15:00
Coventry City 1–1 Bristol City
Best Goal 18' (report) Maynard Goal 48'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 16,449
Referee: Neil Swarbrick
15 September 2009
19:45
Coventry City 3–2 Sheffield United
Best Goal 12'
Morrison Goal 50'
Cranie Goal 60'
(report) Ward Goal 31'
Harper Goal 76'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 14,426
Referee: Anthony Taylor
19 September 2009
15:00
Preston North End 3–2 Coventry City
Brown Goal 50', Goal 68'
Mellor Goal 55'
(report) Clingan Goal 19'
Morrison Goal 90'
Deepdale, Preston
Attendance: 11,230
Referee: Darren Deadman
26 September 2009
15:00
Coventry City 2–2 Middlesbrough
Morrison Goal 78'
Best Goal 90'
(report) St Ledger Goal 40'
Williams Goal 45'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 16,771
Referee: Graham Horwood
29 September 2009
19:45
Watford 2–3 Coventry City
Cleverley Goal 21'
Hoskins Goal 37'
(report) Clingan Goal 14'
Best Goal 67', Goal 84'
Vicarage Road, Watford
Attendance: 13,034
Referee: Andre Marriner
3 October 2009
15:00
Coventry City 1–1 Leicester City
Clingan Goal 38' (report) Waghorn Goal 40'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 22,209
Referee: Michael Oliver
17 October 2009
15:00
Sheffield Wednesday 2–0 Coventry City
Purse Goal 4'
Clarke pen Goal 20'
(report)
Hillsborough, Sheffield
Attendance: 20,026
Referee: Colin Webster
20 October 2009
19:45
Cardiff City 2–0 Coventry City
Gerrard Goal 5'
Whittingham pen Goal 60'
(report)
Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff
Attendance: 19,038
Referee: Mike Russell
24 October 2009
15:00
Coventry City 0–0 West Bromwich Albion
(report)
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 20,871
Referee: Keith Stroud
31 October 2009
15:00
Coventry City 1–3 Reading
Eastwood Goal 63' (report) Rasiak Goal 1', Goal 72'
McAnuff Goal 53'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 15,165
Referee: Eddie Ilderton
6 October 2009
19:45
Derby County 2–1 Coventry City
Hulse Goal 49', Goal 62' (report) Best Goal 4'
Clarke Red card 63'
Pride Park Stadium, Derby
Attendance: 26,511
Referee: Phil Crossley
21 November 2009
15:00
Coventry City 1–1 Crystal Palace
Best Goal 47' (report) Ambrose Goal 28'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 18,499
Referee: Jarnail Singh
28 November 2009
15:00
Queens Park Rangers 2–2 Coventry City
Simpson Goal 35'
Buzsaky Goal 69'
(report) Best Goal 16'
Wood Goal 80'
Wright Red card 85'
Loftus Road, London
Attendance: 13,712
Referee: Michael Jones
6 December 2009
13:15
Scunthorpe United 1–0 Coventry City
Hooper Goal 30' (report)
Glanford Park, Scunthorpe
Attendance: 5,013
Referee: Nigel Miller
9 December 2009
19:45
Coventry City 0–2 Newcastle United
(report) Ameobi Goal 45'
Ranger Goal 82'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 21,688
Referee: Grant Hegley
12 December 2009
15:00
Coventry City 3–2 Peterborough United
Eastwood Goal 32', Goal 34', Goal 71' (report) Mackail-Smith Goal 66', Goal 69'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 15,190
Referee: Roger East
19 December 2009
15:00
Plymouth Argyle 0–1 Coventry City
(report) Eastwood Goal 72'
Home Park, Plymouth
Attendance: 8,347
Referee: Keith Stroud
26 December 2009
15:00
Coventry City 1–0 Doncaster Rovers
Morrison pen Goal 83' (report)
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 19,221
Referee: Rob Shoebridge
28 December 2009
15:00
Nottingham Forest 2–0 Coventry City
Earnshaw Goal 42'
Blackstock Goal 77'
(report)
City Ground, Nottingham
Attendance: 28,608
Referee: Mark Clattenburg
9 January 2010
15:00
Coventry City 3–1 Barnsley
Eastwood Goal 24'
Clingan Goal 27'
Morrison Goal 90'
(report) Macken Goal 24'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 15,031
Referee: Lee Mason
16 January 2010
15:00
Ipswich Town 3–2 Coventry City
John Goal 42'
Colback Goal 52'
Couñago Goal 90'
(report) Morrison Goal 2'
Wood Goal 90'
Portman Road, Ipswich
Attendance: 20,135
Referee: Michael Oliver
26 January 2010
19:45
Swansea City 0–0 Coventry City
(report)
Liberty Stadium, Swansea
Attendance: 13,868
Referee: Danny McDermid
30 January 2010
15:00
Coventry City 1–1 Blackpool
Baptiste og Goal 83' (report) Bannan Goal 69'
Ormerod Red card 52'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 16,019
Referee: Dean Whitestone
6 February 2010
15:00
Bristol City 1–1 Coventry City
Clarkson Goal 83' (report) Bell Goal 47'
Ashton Gate, Bristol
Attendance: 13,852
Referee: Graham Horwood
9 February 2010
19:45
Coventry City 1–0 Nottingham Forest
Eastwood Goal 25' (report)
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 18,225
Referee: Tony Bates
13 February 2010
15:00
Coventry City 1–0 Queens Park Rangers
Deegan Goal 11' (report)
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 15,247
Referee: David Foster
17 February 2010
19:45
Newcastle United 4–1 Coventry City
Routledge Goal 37'
Carroll Goal 53'
Løvenkrands pen Goal 70'
R Taylor Goal 90'
(report) Morrison Goal 35'
Barnett Red card 69'
St James' Park, Newcastle
Attendance: 39,334
Referee: Steve Tanner
21 February 2010
15:00
Crystal Palace 0–1 Coventry City
(report) Bell Goal 85'
Selhurst Park, London
Attendance: 13,333
Referee: Darren Deadman
27 February 2010
15:00
Coventry City 2–1 Scunthorpe United
Stead Goal 55'
Clingan Goal 68'
Barnett Red card 59'
(report) McCann Goal 82'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 16,197
Referee: Paul Taylor
6 March 2010
15:00
Peterborough United 0–1 Coventry City
(report) Stead Goal 24'
London Road, Peterborough
Attendance: 10,469
Referee: Russell Booth
13 March 2010
15:00
Coventry City 1–1 Plymouth Argyle
McIndoe Goal 49' (report) Árnason Goal 45'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 18,127
Referee: Andy Haines
16 March 2010
19:45
Coventry City 1–2 Cardiff City
Morrison Goal 32' (report) Burke Goal 41'
Whittingham pen Goal 90'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 16,038
Referee: Simon Hooper
21 March 2010
14:00
Leicester City 2–2 Coventry City
King Goal 4', Goal 20' (report) McPake Goal 54'
Deegan Goal 87'
Walkers Stadium, Leicester
Attendance: 23,093
Referee: Lee Mason
24 March 2010
19:45
West Bromwich Albion 1–0 Coventry City
Reid Goal 22' (report)
The Hawthorns, West Bromwich
Attendance: 22,140
Referee: Colin Webster
27 March 2010
15:00
Coventry City 1–1 Sheffield Wednesday
Wood Goal 78' (report) Varney Goal 68'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 17,608
Referee: Neil Swarbrick
3 April 2010
15:00
Coventry City 0–1 Derby County
(report) Barker Goal 20'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 17,630
Referee: Andy D'Urso
5 April 2010
15:00
Reading 3–0 Coventry City
Rasiak Goal 15'
Church pen Goal 23'
Kébé Goal 40'
(report)
Madejski Stadium, Reading
Attendance: 17,435
Referee: Andy Woolmer
10 April 2010
15:00
Sheffield United 1–0 Coventry City
Cresswell Goal 47' (report)
Bramall Lane, Sheffield
Attendance: 23,603
Referee: Graham Salisbury
17 April 2010
15:00
Coventry City 1–1 Preston North End
Eastwood Goal 17' (report) Davidson pen Goal 37'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 15,822
Referee: Gavin Ward
24 April 2010
15:00
Middlesbrough 1–1 Coventry City
McDonald Goal 52' (report) Gunnarsson Goal 58'
Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
Attendance: 27,721
Referee: Danny McDermid
2 May 2010
13:00
Coventry City 0–4 Watford
(report) Graham Goal pen 16', Goal 78'
Lansbury Goal 17'
Sordell Goal 81'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 19,103
Referee: Mark Halsey

League Cup[edit]

First Round

12 August 2009
19.45
Coventry City 0–1 Hartlepool United
(AET)
(report)
Boyd Goal 105'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 6,055
Referee: Mark Haywood

FA Cup[edit]

Third Round

2 January 2010
15.00
Portsmouth 1–1 Coventry City
Boateng Goal 45' (report) Bell Goal 30'
Fratton Park, Portsmouth
Attendance: 11,214
Referee: Phil Dowd

Third Round Replay

12 January 2010
19.45
Coventry City 1–2 Portsmouth
Best Goal 21' (AET)
(report)
Wright og Goal 90'
Mokoena Goal 120'
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Attendance: 7,097
Referee: Mike Jones

Championship data[edit]

League table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or relegation
17 Preston North End 46 13 15 18 58 73 −15 54
18 Barnsley 46 14 12 20 53 69 −16 54
19 Coventry City 46 13 15 18 47 64 −17 54
20 Scunthorpe United 46 14 10 22 64 84 −20 52
21 Crystal Palace 46 14 17 15 50 53 −3 049*

Updated to games played on 2 May 2010.
Source: Championship 2009–10
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

Results summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
46 13 15 18 47 64 −17 54 8 9 6 27 29 −2 5 6 12 20 35 −15

Last updated: 2 May 2010.
Source: CCFC Championship Results

Round by round[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46
Ground H A A H A H H A H A H A A H H A H A A H H A H A H A A H A H H A A H A H H A A H H A A H A H
Result W W D L L D W L D W D L L D L L D D L L W W W L W L D D D W W L W W W D L D L D L L L D D L
Position 2 1 3 9 12 11 9 11 13 10 11 15 17 15 16 16 18 17 20 20 19 17 16 17 14 15 17 14 16 14 10 11 10 10 8 8 10 10 12 12 13 14 17 16 16 19

Last updated: 2 May 2010.
Source: Championship Results
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Loss; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Aggregate Scores[edit]

Opposition Home Score Away Score Aggregate Result
Barnsley 3–1 2–0 Coventry City Do Double
Blackpool 1–1 0–3
Bristol City 1–1 1–1
Cardiff City 1–2 0–2 Cardiff City Do Double
Crystal Palace 1–1 1–0
Derby County 0–2 1–2 Derby County Do Double
Doncaster Rovers 1–0 0–0
Ipswich Town 2–1 2–3
Leicester City 1–1 2–2
Middlebrough 2–2 1–1
Newcastle United 0–2 1–4 Newcastle United Do Double
Nottingham Forest 1–0 0–2
Peterborough United 3–2 1–0 Coventry City Do Double
Plymouth Argyle 1–1 1–0
Preston North End 1–1 2–3
Queens Park Rangers 1–0 2–2
Reading 1–3 0–3 Reading Do Double
Scunthorpe United 2–1 0–1
Sheffield United 3–2 0–1
Sheffield Wednesday 1–1 0–2
Swansea City 0–1 0–0
Watford 0–4 3–2
West Bromwich Albion 0–0 0–1

Season statistics[edit]

Starts & Goals[edit]

No. Nat Pos Player Total Championship League Cup FA Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 Republic of Ireland GK Keiren Westwood 46 0 44 0 0 0 2 0
2 England DF Stephen Wright 40 0 37 0 1 0 2 0
3 England DF Marcus Hall 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
4 Northern Ireland MF Sammy Clingan 34 5 32 5 0 0 2 0
5 England DF Elliott Ward (on loan to Doncaster Rovers & Preston North End) 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
6 Scotland DF James McPake 19 1 17 1 0 0 2 0
7 Republic of Ireland MF David Bell 22 3 20 2 0 0 2 1
8 Republic of Ireland MF Michael Doyle (on loan to Leeds United) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Republic of Ireland FW Leon Best 26 10 25 9 0 0 1 1
9 England FW Jon Stead (on loan from Ipswich Town) 9 2 9 2 0 0 0 0
10 Wales FW Freddy Eastwood 23 8 21 8 1 0 1 0
11 Republic of Ireland FW Clinton Morrison 40 11 38 11 0 0 2 0
12 Netherlands DF Patrick van Aanholt (on loan from Chelsea) 19 0 19 0 0 0 0 0
12 Republic of Ireland MF Gary Deegan 9 2 9 2 0 0 0 0
13 Greece GK Dimitrios Konstantopoulos 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
14 England FW Leon McKenzie 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 England DF Chris Hussey (on loan from AFC Wimbledon) 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
15 England DF Martin Cranie 41 1 39 1 0 0 2 0
16 England MF Isaac Osbourne 13 0 12 0 1 0 0 0
17 Iceland MF Aron Gunnarsson 36 1 34 1 0 0 2 0
18 England MF Jack Cork (on loan from Chelsea) 20 0 20 0 0 0 0 0
18 England MF Carl Baker 14 0 14 0 0 0 0 0
19 England FW Gary Madine (on loan from Carlisle United) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 England FW Freddie Sears (on loan from West Ham United) 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
20 England DF Ben Turner 14 0 13 0 1 0 0 0
21 Scotland MF Michael McIndoe 41 1 38 1 1 0 2 0
22 England DF Leon Barnett (on loan from West Bromwich Albion) 19 0 19 0 0 0 0 0
23 Australia GK Danny Ireland (on loan to Forest Green Rovers) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 England DF Richard Wood (on loan from Sheffield Wednesday) 24 3 22 3 0 0 2 0
30 England MF Adam Walker (on loan to Nuneaton Town) 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
31 England DF Curtis Wynter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 England MF Ashley Cain (on loan to Luton Town & Oxford United) 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
33 England GK Michael Quirke 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 England MF Jermaine Grandison 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
35 England MF Jordan Clarke 7 0 6 0 1 0 0 0
36 England FW Shaun Jeffers 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
37 England MF Jacob Blackwell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
38 England DF Nathan Cameron (on loan to Nuneaton Town) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
39 England MF Conor Grogan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40 England FW Callum Wilson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Notes:

  • Player substitutions are not included.

Goalscorers[edit]

No. Flag Pos Name Championship League Cup FA Cup Total
11 Republic of Ireland FW Morrison, ClintonClinton Morrison 11 0 0 Goal 11
9 Republic of Ireland FW Best, LeonLeon Best 9 0 1 Goal 10
10 Wales FW Eastwood, FreddyFreddy Eastwood 8 0 0 Goal 8
4 Northern Ireland MF Clingan, SammySammy Clingan 5 0 0 Goal 5
7 Republic of Ireland MF Bell, DavidDavid Bell 2 0 1 Goal 3
24 England DF Wood, RichardRichard Wood 3 0 0 Goal 3
9 England FW Stead, JonJon Stead 2 0 0 Goal 2
12 Republic of Ireland MF Deegan, GaryGary Deegan 2 0 0 Goal 2
15 England DF Cranie, MartinMartin Cranie 1 0 0 Goal 1
21 Scotland MF McIndoe, MichaelMichael McIndoe 1 0 0 Goal 1
6 Scotland DF McPake, JamesJames McPake 1 0 0 Goal 1
17 Iceland MF Gunnarsson, AronAron Gunnarsson 1 0 0 Goal 1

Yellow cards[edit]

No. Flag Pos Name Championship League Cup FA Cup Total
2 England DF Wright, StephenStephen Wright 8 1 0 Booked 9
11 Republic of Ireland FW Morrison, ClintonClinton Morrison 6 0 0 Booked 6
12 Netherlands DF van Aanholt, PatrickPatrick van Aanholt 5 0 0 Booked 5
17 Iceland MF Gunnarsson, AronAron Gunnarsson 4 0 1 Booked 5
22 England DF Barnett, LeonLeon Barnett 5 0 0 Booked 5
24 England DF Wood, RichardRichard Wood 4 0 1 Booked 5
18 England MF Cork, JackJack Cork 4 0 0 Booked 4
9 Republic of Ireland FW Best, LeonLeon Best 4 0 0 Booked 4
4 Northern Ireland MF Clingan, SammySammy Clingan 4 0 0 Booked 4
21 Scotland MF McIndoe, MichaelMichael McIndoe 3 0 0 Booked 3
6 Scotland DF McPake, JamesJames McPake 3 0 0 Booked 3
15 England DF Cranie, MartinMartin Cranie 2 0 1 Booked 3
10 Wales FW Eastwood, FreddyFreddy Eastwood 3 0 0 Booked 3
14 England DF Hussey, ChrisChris Hussey 2 0 0 Booked 2
1 Republic of Ireland GK Westwood, KeirenKeiren Westwood 2 0 0 Booked 2
3 England DF Hall, MarcusMarcus Hall 2 0 0 Booked 2
12 Republic of Ireland MF Deegan, GaryGary Deegan 2 0 0 Booked 2
5 England DF Ward, ElliottElliott Ward 1 0 0 Booked 1
20 England DF Turner, BenBen Turner 1 0 0 Booked 1
16 England MF Osbourne, IsaacIsaac Osbourne 1 0 0 Booked 1
35 England DF Clarke, JordanJordan Clarke 1 0 0 Booked 1
7 Republic of Ireland MF Bell, DavidDavid Bell 0 0 1 Booked 1
18 England MF Baker, CarlCarl Baker 1 0 0 Booked 1
36 England FW Jeffers, SeanSean Jeffers 1 0 0 Booked 1

Red cards[edit]

No. Flag Pos Name Championship League Cup FA Cup Total
22 England DF Leon Barnett 2 0 0 Red card2
35 England DF Jordan Clarke 1 0 0 Red card1
2 England DF Stephen Wright 1 0 0 Red card1

Captains[edit]

No. Pos. Name Starts
2 DF England Stephen Wright 40
11 FW Republic of Ireland Clinton Morrison 4
24 DF England Richard Wood 3
6 DF Scotland James McPake 2

Penalties Awarded[edit]

Date Success? Penalty Taker Opponent Competition
2009-08-22 Red XN Northern Ireland Sammy Clingan Swansea City Championship
2009-12-26 Red XN Republic of Ireland Leon Best Doncaster Rovers Championship
2009-12-26 Green tickY Republic of Ireland Clinton Morrison Doncaster Rovers Championship

Suspensions served[edit]

Date Matches missed Suspended player Reason Missed ppponents
2009-11-20 1 England Jordan Clarke Sent off vs. Derby County Crystal Palace (H)
2009-12-06 1 Netherlands Patrick van Aanholt Reached 5 yellow cards Scunthorpe United (A)
2009-12-06 2 England Stephen Wright Sent off vs. Queens Park Rangers Scunthorpe United (A), Newcastle United (H)
2009-12-19 1 England Stephen Wright Reached 5 yellow cards Plymouth Argyle (A)
2010-02-20 1 England Leon Barnett Sent off vs. Newcastle United Crystal Palace (A)
2010-03-06 2 England Leon Barnett Sent off vs. Scunthorpe United Peterborough United (A), Plymouth Argyle (H)

Monthly & Weekly Awards[edit]

Championship Team of the Week 17 August 2009 Stephen Wright
Championship Team of the Week 28 September 2009 Leon Best
Championship Player of the Month 3 October 2009 Leon Best
Championship Team of the Week 5 October 2009 Sammy Clingan
Championship Team of the Week 30 November 2009 Richard Wood
Championship Team of the Week 14 December 2009 Freddy Eastwood
Championship Team of the Week 22 February 2010 Keiren Westwood
Championship Team of the Week 1 March 2010 Sammy Clingan
Championship Team of the Week 8 March 2010 Jon Stead
Championship Team of the Week 15 March 2010 Michael McIndoe
Championship Team of the Week 26 April 2010 Aron Gunnarsson

End of Season Awards[edit]

Player of The Season Award Keiren Westwood
Young Player of The Season Award Jordan Clarke
Players' Player of The Season Award Keiren Westwood
Top Scorer Award Clinton Morrison
Goal of The Season Award David Bell
Community Player of The Season Award Clinton Morrison

Overall[edit]

Games played 49 (46 Championship, 1 League Cup, 1 FA Cup)
Games won 13 (13 Championship, 0 League Cup, 0 FA Cup)
Games drawn 16 (15 Championship, 0 League Cup, 1 FA Cup)
Games lost 18 (17 Championship, 1 League Cup, 1 FA Cup)
Goals scored 49 (47 Championship, 0 League Cup, 2 FA Cup)
Goals conceded 68 (64 Championship, 1 League Cup, 3 FA Cup)
Goal difference −19
Yellow cards 73 (68 Championship, 1 League Cup, 4 FA Cup)
Red cards 4 (4 Championship, 0 League Cup, 0 FA Cup)
Worst discipline England Stephen Wright (9 Booked, 1 Red card)
Best result 2–0 (A) v BarnsleyChampionship – 2009.08.15
3–1 (H) v BarnsleyChampionship – 2010.01.09
Worst result 0–4 (H) v WatfordChampionship – 2010.05.02
Most appearances Republic of Ireland Keiren Westwood (46 appearances)
Top scorer Republic of Ireland Clinton Morrison (11 goals)
Points 54 / 138 (39.13%)

Transfers[edit]

Transfers in[edit]

Player From Date Fee
Northern Ireland Sammy Clingan Norwich City 24 July 2009 £700,000[51]
Scotland Michael McIndoe Bristol City 4 August 2009 £300,000[52]
England Martin Cranie Portsmouth 13 August 2009 £500,000[53]
England Chris Hussey AFC Wimbledon 1 January 2010 Undisclosed[54]
England Richard Wood Sheffield Wednesday 1 January 2010 Undisclosed[54]
Republic of Ireland Gary Deegan Bohemians 4 January 2010 €90,000[55]
England Carl Baker Stockport County 8 January 2010 Undisclosed[56]

Transfers out[edit]

Player To Date Fee
England Donovan Simmonds Floriana 1 June 2009 Free[57]
England Scott Dann Birmingham City 12 June 2009 £3,500,000[58]
England Robbie Simpson Huddersfield Town 18 June 2009 £300,000[59]
England Sean Fraser Falkirk 28 June 2009 Free[60]
England Bradley Jones Glenn Hoddle Academy 28 June 2009 Free[61]
England Chris Hollist Nuneaton Town 28 June 2009 Free[62]
England Andy Marshall Aston Villa 30 June 2009 Free[63]
Malta Michael Mifsud Valletta 30 June 2009 Free[64]
France Guillaume Beuzelin Hamilton Academical 30 June 2009 Free[65]
Republic of Ireland Kevin Thornton Boyne Rovers 2 July 2009 Free[66]
England Daniel Fox Celtic 24 July 2009 Undisclosed[67]
England Leon McKenzie Charlton Athletic 1 September 2009 Free[68]
England Tyrone Belford Liverpool 21 October 2009 Tribunal[69]
Republic of Ireland Leon Best Newcastle United 1 February 2010 Undisclosed[70]
England Adam Walker Nuneaton Town 1 April 2010 Free[71]
England Robert Ogleby Hearts 9 April 2010 Free[72]

Loans in[edit]

Player From Date From Date Till
Netherlands Patrick van Aanholt Chelsea 7 August 2009 31 December 2009[73]
England Jack Cork Chelsea 21 August 2009 31 December 2009[74]
England Chris Hussey AFC Wimbledon 19 October 2009 31 December 2009[75]
England Gary Madine Carlisle United 19 October 2009 21 January 2010[76]
England Leon Barnett West Bromwich Albion 4 October 2009 3 May 2010[77][78]
England Richard Wood Sheffield Wednesday 18 November 2009 31 December 2009[79]
England Freddie Sears West Ham United 11 February 2010 30 May 2010[80]
England Jon Stead Ipswich Town 15 February 2010 8 April 2010[81]

Loans out[edit]

Player To Date From Date Till
Republic of Ireland Michael Doyle Leeds United 6 August 2009 30 June 2010[82]
England Adam Walker Nuneaton Town 28 October 2009 27 December 2009[83]
England Ashley Cain Luton Town 26 November 2009 28 December 2009[84]
Australia Danny Ireland Forest Green Rovers 12 February 2010 12 March 2010[85]
England Elliott Ward Doncaster Rovers 15 February 2010 15 March 2010[81]
England Ashley Cain Oxford United 19 February 2010 21 March 2010[86]
England Elliott Ward Preston North End 23 March 2010 2 May 2010[87]
England Nathan Cameron Nuneaton Town 1 April 2010 5 May 2010[88]
England Jamie Greenway Nuneaton Town 1 April 2010 5 May 2010[89]

Kit profile[edit]

Supplier: Puma
Sponsor(s): Home – Cassidy Group
Sponsor: Away – StadiArena

Home Strip
Away Strip

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