2011–12 Watford F.C. season

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Watford
2011–12 season
Chairman Graham Taylor
Manager Sean Dyche
Stadium Vicarage Road
Football League Championship 11th
FA Cup Fourth round (eliminated by Tottenham Hotspur)
League Cup First round (eliminated by Bristol Rovers)
Top goalscorer League: Troy Deeney: 11
All: Troy Deeney: 12
Highest home attendance 16,314
(vs. Blackpool, 6 April 2012)
Lowest home attendance 10,592
(vs Millwall, 27 September 2011)
Home colours
Away colours

Watford Football Club (also known simply as Watford, or as The Hornets) is an English football club from Watford, Hertfordshire. The team competed in the Football League Championship in 2011–12, their fifth consecutive season in the second tier of English football since their relegation from the Premier League in 2006–07.[1] The 2011–12 season consisted of pre-season friendlies in July 2011, followed by competitive matches in the Football League, FA Cup and Football League Cup between August 2011 and April 2012. Assistant manager Sean Dyche became manager in July 2011, following the departure of Malky Mackay. The club's captain for the season was central midfielder John Eustace. Watford's chairman was Graham Taylor, who previously took Watford from the Fourth Division to the First Division as manager.

The team was widely tipped for relegation in 2011–12, following the pre-season departures of attacking players Danny Graham, Will Buckley and Don Cowie for a combined total of £4.5million. Following an early run of two wins from the first thirteen league fixtures, Watford's form improved, and the team lost just one of the remaining eleven games in 2011. Watford suffered four defeats in January 2012, and sold Marvin Sordell – then the team's top goalscorer – on the last day of the January transfer window. The team regained its form between February and April, and finished the league season in the top half of the table for the first time in four years.[2] Watford's top scorer was Troy Deeney with 12 goals in all competitions, followed by Sordell with 10. Centre back Adrian Mariappa was voted Watford F.C. Player of the Season,[3] while Sean Murray received the young player award.[4]

Off the field, 2011 and 2012 marked a period of transition. Laurence Bassini purchased the club in March 2011, and after the 2010–11 season several senior members of staff left the club, including chief executive Julian Winter and manager Malky Mackay.[5] Bassini himself attracted criticism from some Watford supporters, as well as chairman Graham Taylor, for his reluctance to speak to supporters or the media.[6] Taylor resigned as chairman at the end of the season,[7] and in June 2012 a company owned by Giampaolo Pozzo and his family took control of the club.[8]

Background[edit]

The end of the 2010-11 season signalled the start of a period of change, on and off the pitch. Watford sold the cub's top scorer Danny Graham to newly promoted Swansea City for £3.5m.[9] They also sold Young Player of the season Will Buckley to Brighton & Hove Albion for £1m, and Liam Henderson left on a free transfer to York City. Off the field, Watford's chief executive Julian Winter left the club shortly after the sales of Buckley and Graham, and manager Malky Mackay joined Cardiff City the following week. On 21 June, 20 year old defender Tom Aldred left on a season long loan to Inverness Caledonian Thistle and Nathan Ellington went on a free transfer to Ipswich Town.[10] Meanwhile on the same day, Craig Forsyth came to Watford from Dundee United and Sean Dyche was appointed as new manager.

Pre-Season Friendlies[edit]

Championship[edit]

League table[edit]

# Team Pld W D L F A GD Pts
C Reading 46 27 8 11 69 41 +28 89
P Southampton 46 26 10 10 85 46 +39 88
3 West Ham United 46 24 14 8 81 48 +33 86
4 Birmingham City 46 20 16 10 78 51 +27 76
5 Blackpool 46 20 15 11 79 59 +20 75
6 Cardiff City 46 19 18 9 66 53 +13 75
7 Middlesbrough 46 18 16 12 52 51 +1 70
8 Hull City 46 19 11 16 47 44 +3 68
9 Leicester City 46 18 12 16 66 55 +11 66
10 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 17 15 14 52 52 +0 66
11 Watford 46 16 16 14 56 64 -8 64
12 Derby County 46 18 10 18 50 58 -8 64
13 Burnley 46 17 11 18 61 58 +3 62
14 Leeds United 46 17 10 19 65 68 -3 61
15 Ipswich Town 46 17 10 19 69 77 -8 61
16 Millwall 46 15 12 19 55 57 -2 57
17 Crystal Palace 46 13 17 16 46 51 -5 56
18 Peterborough United 46 13 11 22 67 77 -10 50
19 Nottingham Forest 46 14 8 24 48 63 -15 50
20 Bristol City 46 12 13 21 44 68 -24 49
21 Barnsley 46 13 9 24 49 74 -25 48
R Portsmouth* 46 13 11 22 50 59 -9 40
R Coventry City 46 9 13 24 41 65 -24 40
R Doncaster Rovers 46 8 12 26 43 80 -37 36

* – Portsmouth deducted ten points

Promotion to Premier League
Qualification to Championship playoffs
Relegation to League One
Last updated: 13:28, 28 April 2012 (UTC)


Summary[edit]

Key

Correct as of 28 April 2012.[n 1]

Game 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 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 A H H A H A A H H A H A A H H A H A H A H A H H A H A A H A H A H H A A H A H A H A H A A H
Result D L L D D W D L W L L L L W W L W D D W D D D W L L L W W D W L L W D W D W W W L D D D D W
Points 1 1 1 2 3 6 7 7 10 10 10 10 10 13 16 16 19 20 21 24 25 26 27 30 30 30 30 33 36 37 40 40 40 43 44 47 48 51 54 57 57 58 59 60 61 64
Position 13 17 21 22 22 16 17 19 15 17 20 21 22 21 21 21 19 19 18 17 18 18 18 17 18 18 18 18 16 16 15 17 17 17 16 14 16 14 13 11 11 13 14 13 14 11

FA Cup[edit]

Main article: 2011–12 FA Cup

Football League Cup[edit]

10 August 2011 Bristol Rovers P–P Watford Memorial Stadium  
[59]

Players[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Correct as of 28 April 2012.

2011–12 Watford player details[n 3]
No. Pos Name P G P G P G P G Age Joined club Yth Notes
Championship FA Cup League Cup Total Discipline
1 GK Loach, ScottScott Loach 31 0 1 0 0 0 32 0 0 1 23 years, 337 days 2006 No
2 DF Hodson, LeeLee Hodson 20 0 1 0 0 0 21 0 1 0 20 years, 209 days 2009 Yes
3 DF Dickinson, CarlCarl Dickinson 39 2 1 0 1 0 41 2 9 0 25 years, 28 days 2011 No
4 MF Eustace, JohnJohn Eustace 39 4 2 0 1 0 42 4 5 0 32 years, 177 days 2008 No
5 DF Taylor, MartinMartin Taylor 22 1 0 0 0 0 22 1 0 0 32 years, 171 days 2010 No
6 DF Mariappa, AdrianAdrian Mariappa 39 1 2 0 1 0 42 1 7 1 25 years, 208 days 2005 Yes
7 MF Yeates, MarkMark Yeates 33 3 2 0 1 0 36 3 1 0 27 years, 108 days 2011 No
8 MF Walker, JoshJosh Walker 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 23 years, 67 days 2010 No
9 FW Deeney, TroyTroy Deeney 43 11 2 1 1 0 46 12 7 0 23 years, 304 days 2010 No
10 FW Iwelumo, ChrisChris Iwelumo 39 4 1 0 0 0 40 4 2 0 33 years, 271 days 2011 No
11 MF Forsyth, CraigCraig Forsyth 20 3 1 2 1 0 22 5 5 0 23 years, 64 days 2011 No
12 DF Doyley, LloydLloyd Doyley 33 0 2 0 1 0 36 0 4 1[n 4] 29 years, 149 days 2001 Yes
13 GK Gilmartin, ReneRene Gilmartin 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 24 years, 333 days 2010 No
14 MF Jenkins, RossRoss Jenkins 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 2 0 21 years, 171 days 2008 Yes
15 MF McGinn, StephenStephen McGinn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 years, 148 days 2010 No
16 MF Bryan, MichaelMichael Bryan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 years, 67 days 2009 Yes
17 DF Bennett, DaleDale Bennett 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 22 years, 113 days 2008 Yes
18 FW Kacaniklic, AlexanderAlexander Kacaniklic 12 1 0 0 0 0 12 1 1 0 20 years, 290 days 2012 No Loan player
18 FW Kightly, MichaelMichael Kightly 12 3 0 0 0 0 12 3 1 0 26 years, 95 days 2011 No Loan player
18 FW Weimann, AndreasAndreas Weimann 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 20 years, 267 days 2011 No Loan player
19 MF Buaben, PrincePrince Buaben 29 1 1 0 1 0 31 1 2 0 24 years, 5 days 2011 No
20 FW Sordell, MarvinMarvin Sordell 26 8 2 1 1 1 29 10 3 0 21 years, 71 days 2009 Yes
20 FW Trotta, MarcelloMarcello Trotta 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 19 years, 212 days 2012 No Loan player
21 DF Mirfin, DavidDavid Mirfin 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 27 years, 10 days 2011 No
22 MF Murray, SeanSean Murray 18 7 1 0 0 0 19 7 1 0 18 years, 200 days 2010 Yes
23 MF Mingoia, PieroPiero Mingoia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 years, 191 days 2010 Yes
24 FW Whichelow, MatthewMatthew Whichelow 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 20 years, 213 days 2010 Yes
25 FW Garner, JoeJoe Garner 22 1 2 0 0 0 24 1 2 0 24 years, 16 days 2011 No
26 MF Assombalonga, BrittBritt Assombalonga 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 19 years, 144 days 2011 Yes
27 FW Massey, GavinGavin Massey 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 19 years, 207 days 2010 Yes
28 MF Isaac, ChezChez Isaac 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 years, 164 days 2011 Yes
29 DF Thompson, AdamAdam Thompson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 years, 213 days 2010 Yes
30 GK Bond, JonathanJonathan Bond 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 18 years, 345 days 2010 Yes
31 DF James, TomTom James 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 23 years, 161 days 2011 No
32 MF Hogg, JonathanJonathan Hogg 40 0 1 0 0 0 41 0 9 0 23 years, 144 days 2011 No
33 DF Nosworthy, NyronNyron Nosworthy 32 2 2 0 0 0 34 2 7 0 31 years, 200 days 2011 No Initially on loan; signed permanently
34 GK Bonham, JackJack Bonham 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 years, 227 days 2010 Yes
35 GK Kuszczak, TomaszTomasz Kuszczak 13 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 30 years, 39 days 2012 No Loan player
37 FW Beattie, CraigCraig Beattie 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 28 years, 103 days 2011 No Loan player

Transfers[edit]

Unless a country is specified, all clubs play in the English football league system.

In[edit]

Ghana international Prince Buaben joined Watford from Dundee United
Date Player From Fee
21 June 2011 Craig Forsyth Dundee Undisclosed [61]
4 July 2011 David Mirfin Scunthorpe United Free (end of contract) [62]
13 July 2011 Mark Yeates Sheffield United Undisclosed [63]
14 July 2011 Prince Buaben Dundee United Free (end of contract) [64]
19 July 2011 Chris Iwelumo Burnley Undisclosed [65]
29 July 2011 Carl Dickinson Stoke City Undisclosed [66]
4 August 2011 Tom James Stratford Town Free [67]
27 August 2011 Jonathan Hogg Aston Villa Undisclosed [68]
31 August 2011 Joe Garner Nottingham Forest Undisclosed [69]
10 January 2012 Nyron Nosworthy Sunderland Undisclosed [70]

Out[edit]

Don Cowie joined Cardiff City on a free transfer
Date[n 5] Player To Fee
26 May 2011 Liam Henderson York City Free (end of contract, released)[71]
6 June 2011 Will Buckley Brighton & Hove Albion £1m[72]
7 June 2011 Danny Graham Swansea City £3.5m[73]
21 June 2011 Nathan Ellington Ipswich Town Free (end of contract, released)[74]
27 June 2011 Mat Sadler Walsall Free (end of contract, released)[75]
28 June 2011[76] Rob Kiernan Wigan Athletic Free (end of contract, rejected renewal)[77]
1 July 2011 Don Cowie Cardiff City Free (end of contract, rejected renewal)[78]
31 August 2011 Tom Aldred Colchester United Free (contract terminated)[79]
31 August 2011 Eddie Oshodi Forest Green Rovers [n 6] Free (contract terminated)
31 January 2012 Marvin Sordell Bolton Wanderers Undisclosed [81]

Loans[edit]

  • double-dagger Loan end date was end of season
  • dagger Watford academy scholar

In[edit]

Two men wearing yellow shirts, red shorts and red socks, standing on a grass field. Both appear to be celebrating: one man has his arms aloft, the other is following him.
Nyron Nosworthy transferred to Watford after an initial loan period.
Start Player From End
26 August 2011 Andreas Weimann Aston Villa 23 September 2011 [n 7]
11 October 2011 Michael Kightly Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 January 2012 [n 8]
24 October 2011 Craig Beattie Swansea City 8 January 2012 [86]
28 October 2011 Nyron Nosworthy Sunderland 8 January 2012 [87]
30 January 2012 Alexander Kacaniklic Fulham End of the season [n 9]
21 February 2012 Tomasz Kuszczak Manchester United 28 April 2012 double-dagger [90]
23 February 2012 Marcello Trotta Fulham 24 March 2012 [91]

Out[edit]

A young man wearing a yellow shirt, red shorts and red socks, standing on a grass field
Britt Assombalonga became the 50th academy player to make his Watford debut in 2012, following two loan periods.
Start Player To Level End
2011-06-21 21 June 2011 Aldred, Tom Tom Aldred Inverness Caledonian Thistle 1 Scottish Premier League 2011-08-25 25 August 2011 [n 10]
2011-08-1111 August 2011 Bryan, MichaelMichael Bryan Bradford City 4 League Two 2012-01-03 3 January 2012 [94]
2011-08-13 13 August 2011 Bond, Jonathan Jonathan Bond Brackley Town 7 Southern League Premier Division 2011-10-13 13 October 2011 [n 11]
2011-08-25 25 August 2011 Thompson, Adam Adam Thompson Brentford 3 League One 2011-10-25 25 October 2011 [n 12]
2011-08-20 30 August 2011 Walker, Josh Josh Walker Stevenage 3 League One 2011-11-17 17 November 2011 [n 13]
2011-09-12 12 September 2011 Massey, Gavin Gavin Massey Yeovil Town 3 League One 2012-01-14 14 January 2012 [n 14]
2011-09-15 15 September 2011 Isaac, Chez Chez Isaac Boreham Wood 6 Conference South 2011-12-16 16 December 2011 [n 15]
2011-09-15 15 September 2011 Whichelow, Matthew Matthew Whichelow Exeter City 3 League One 2011-10-11 11 October 2011 [97][110]
2011-10-27 27 October 2011 Bennett, Dale Dale Bennett Brentford 3 League One 2011-11-27 27 November 2011 [111]
2011-11-04 4 November 2011 Bond, Jonathan Jonathan Bond Forest Green Rovers 5 Conference 2011-12-01 1 December 2011 [n 16]
2011-11-23 23 November 2011 Gilmartin, Rene Rene Gilmartin Yeovil Town 3 League One 2012-01-19 19 January 2012 [n 17]
2011-11-25 25 November 2011 Assombalonga, Britt Britt Assombalonga Wealdstone 7 Isthmian League Premier Division 2012-02-03 3 February 2012 [n 18]
2011-11-25 25 November 2011 Smith, Connor Connor Smith dagger Wealdstone 7 Isthmian League Premier Division 2012-05-02 2 May 2012 double-dagger [n 18]
2012-01-01 1 January 2012 Bennett, Dale Dale Bennett Brentford 3 League One 2012-02-01 1 February 2012 [119]
2012-01-01 1 January 2012 Isaac, Chez Chez Isaac Tamworth 5 Conference 2012-03-28 28 March 2012 [n 19]
2012-01-05 5 January 2012 Mingoia, Piero Piero Mingoia Brentford 3 League One 2012-01-23 23 January 2012 [n 20]
2012-01-13 13 January 2012 Walker, Josh Josh Walker Scunthorpe United 3 League One 2012-04-14 14 April 2012 [n 21]
2012-01-19 19 January 2012 Massey, Gavin Gavin Massey Colchester United 3 League One 2012-02-16 16 February 2012 [n 22]
2012-01-31 31 January 2012 Mirfin, David David Mirfin Scunthorpe United 3 League One 2012-05-05 5 May 2012 double-dagger [129]
2012-01-31 31 January 2012 Whichelow, Matthew Matthew Whichelow Wycombe Wanderers 3 League One 2012-02-28 28 February 2012 [130]
2012-02-02 2 February 2012 Hoban, Tommie Tommie Hoban dagger Wealdstone 7 Isthmian League Premier Division 2012-05-02 2 May 2012 double-dagger [n 23]
2012-02-09 9 February 2012 Thompson, Adam Adam Thompson Brentford 3 League One 2012-05-05 5 May 2012 double-dagger [n 24]
2012-02-10 10 February 2012 Assombalonga, Britt Britt Assombalonga Braintree Town 5 Conference 2012-03-10 10 March 2012 [136]
2012-02-16 16 February 2012 Gilmartin, Rene Rene Gilmartin Crawley Town 4 League Two 2012-03-18 18 March 2012 [137]
2012-02-17 17 February 2012 Bonham, Jack Jack Bonham dagger Harrow Borough 7 Isthmian League Premier Division 2012-04-01 1 April 2012 [n 25]
2012-02-17 17 February 2012 Hamilton-Forbes, Stephan Stephan Hamilton-Forbes dagger Harrow Borough 7 Isthmian League Premier Division 2012-03-14 14 March 2012 [n 26]
2012-02-17 17 February 2012 Tumwa, Aaron Aaron Tumwa dagger Harrow Borough 7 Isthmian League Premier Division 2012-04-28 28 April 2012 double-dagger [138]
2012-03-23 23 February 2012 Bond, Jonathan Jonathan Bond Dagenham & Redbridge 4 League Two 2012-03-22 22 March 2012 [n 27]
2012-03-17 17 March 2012 Massey, Gavin Gavin Massey Colchester United 3 League One 2012-04-14 14 April 2012 [143]
2012-03-22 22 March 2012 Bond, Jonathan Jonathan Bond Bury 3 League One 2012-05-05 5 May 2012 double-dagger [142]
2012-03-22 22 March 2012 Mingoia, Piero Piero Mingoia Hayes & Yeading 5 Conference 2012-04-28 28 April 2012 double-dagger [n 28]

Reserves and academy[edit]

Watford's reserve side played friendlies in 2011–12, following their withdrawal from the Totesport.com Combination East Division. The under-18s played their home games at Watford's training base at the UCL training ground, London Colney. They are members of the FA Premier Academy League. They went out of the FA Youth Cup in the fourth round away at Newcastle United, losing 2–1,[146] having beaten Millwall 2–1 away in the third round.[147] They also played in the Herts Senior Cup, going out to Bishop's Stortford in the first round.[148] The side were coached by technical skills coach Adam Pilling from the end of August until the first week of October, when David Hughes, who had been appointed on 22 September,[149] took up his position as youth team coach.[150]

Watford's academy consists of 20 scholars:

  • In the second year, goalkeeper Jack Bonham, defenders Chimdi Akubuine, Matt Bevans, Tommie Hoban, Brandon Horner and Aaron Tumwa, midfielders Stephan Hamilton Forbes and Sean Murray, and strikers Dereece Gardner, Michael Kalu and Connor Smith.
  • In the first year, defenders Kyle Connolly, David O'Connor and Jordan Wilmore, midfielders Austin Eaton, Kamaron English, Luke O'Nien, Jack Westlake, and strikers Bernard Mensah and Morgan Ferrier.

Murray signed a professional contract during the 2010 pre-season, alongside his scholarship forms.[151] Bonham and Hoban signed a professional deals in September 2010 and May 2011 respectively.[152] In July 2011 Mensah signed a contract that saw him turn professional on his 17th birthday. Ferrier joined Watford on 20 September after a trial period, having previously been in Arsenal's youth system.[153] Connolly joined on 1 December at second year scholar age, following a trial period.[154] In April Watford announced the fates of the remaining second-year scholars; Hamilton Forbes, Smith and Tumwa were given professional contracts, Akubine, Horner, Kalu and Gardner were released, while Bevans had his scholarship extended due an injury which kept him sidelined from October.[155]

Hoban and Murray both made first-team appearances during 2010–11, while Smith was an unused substitute. Murray has played for the first-team in 2011–12, while Bonham has been an unused substitute. Bonham, Hamilton-Forbes, Hoban, Smith and Tumwa have all been loaned to non-league sides in 2011–12.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Positions refer to Watford's league placing at the end of the day on which they played the match.
  2. ^ For players who came through the club's youth system the date used refers to when they signed a professional contract, unless they appeared in a first-team match-day squad prior to that, in which case that date is used.
  3. ^ All professional players are listed apart from any who are still scholars and haven't featured in a 2011–12 first-team squad and Tom Aldred and Eddie Oshodi (who had originally been awarded the squad number 25), both of whom left before the end of the summer transfer window without making an appearance in a 2011–12 matchday squad.
  4. ^ Doyley's sending off in the home fixture against Leicester City was subsequently rescinded.[60]
  5. ^ For players whose contract expired, the date given refers to when they signed for their new club, apart from Rob Kiernan whose signature date for Wigan Athletic is unknown. Therefore his date refers to when he left Watford.
  6. ^ Oshodi did not join Forest Green until 7 October 2011.[80]
  7. ^ Weimann joined Watford on a loan until early January on 26 August 2011, but the loan was terminated early by Aston Villa.[82][83]
  8. ^ Kightly joined Watford on a loan until after Watford's fixture against Portsmouth on 19 November. However the loan was extended until 3 January.[84][85]
  9. ^ Kacaniklic's loan was meant to last until the end of the season, but he was recalled by Fulham on 27 March.[88][89]
  10. ^ Aldred joined Inverness on a six-month loan on 21 June 2011, but it was terminated early.[92][93]
  11. ^ Bond's loan originally lasted until 13 September, but was extended to 11 October.[95][96][97]
  12. ^ Thompson's loan originally lasted until 25 September, but was extended to 25 October.[98][99]
  13. ^ Walker joined Stevenage on a loan until mid-January. However, while his loan did not officially expire until then, Watford recalled him on 17 November so he could play development football prior to becoming available for the first team.[100][101]
  14. ^ Massey's loan originally lasted until 12 October, but was extended three times, first to 6 November, then to 11 December and then to 14 January. The loan was extended for a further month on 4 January, but was then cancelled on 12 January.[102][103][104][105][106][107]
  15. ^ Isaac's loan was initially announced to last until 15 October, however on 10 November the loan was extended until 16 December.[108][109]
  16. ^ Bond's loan originally lasted until 4 December, but he was recalled a few days early.[112][113]
  17. ^ Gilmartin's loan initially lasted until 3 January, but on 1 January it was extended until 3 February. However, the loan was terminated on 19 January.[114][115][116]
  18. ^ a b Assombalonga and Smith were originally due to remain at Wealdstone until 3 January, but on 4 January it was announced that the loan had been extended for a further month.[117][118]
  19. ^ Isaac's loan was initially announced to last until 1 February, but it was extended twice, first to 1 March, then to 28 March.[114][120][121]
  20. ^ Mingoia's loan was set to last until 5 February, but he returned to Watford on 23 January.[122][123]
  21. ^ Walker had been set to sign for Scunthorpe on a free transfer, but he was unable to due to FIFA regulations, so signed on on an initial one-month loan. He continued to play for Scunthorpe after that month, and it was announced on 20 March that loan had been extended to 13 April. However, Walker played the final match of his loan spell on 14 April.[124][125][126]
  22. ^ Massey's loan was set to last until 19 February, but he was recalled a few days early.[127][128]
  23. ^ Thompson's loan initially lasted until 2 March, but on 6 March it was announced the loan had been extended until 10 April.[131][132]
  24. ^ Thompson's loan initially lasted until 7 March, but was extended twice, first until 10 April, then until 5 May.[133][134][135]
  25. ^ Bonham's loan initially lasted until 12 March, but on 14 March it was announced the loan had been extended until 14 April. However, Bonham was forced to return early after he broke a bone in his hand.[138][139][140]
  26. ^ Hamilton-Forbes was loaned "until further notice", and it was announced he had returned on 14 March.[138][139]
  27. ^ Bond's loan was supposed to last until 25 March, but he was recalled a few days early on 22 March and joined Bury on loan the same day.[141][142]
  28. ^ Mingoia's loan was announced to last until 25 April, but he played in Hayes & Yeading's final match of the season on 28 April.[144][145]

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