2012–13 Burton Albion F.C. season

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Burton Albion
2012–13 season
Chairman Ben Robinson
Manager Gary Rowett
Ground Pirelli Stadium
League Two 4th
2013 Football League play-offs Semi-Finals
(eliminated by Bradford City)
FA Cup 3rd Round
Eliminated by Leicester City
League Cup 3rd Round
Eliminated by Bradford City
FL Trophy Northern Section East
1st Round
Eliminated by Coventry City
Top goalscorer League: Jacques Maghoma (15)
All: Jacques Maghoma (17)
Highest home attendance 5,426 (27 April vs Gillingham, League Two)
Lowest home attendance 1,712 (20 November vs Aldershot Town, League Two)
Average home league attendance 2,568
Home colours
Away colours

The 2012–13 season will be Burton Albion's fourth consecutive season in the League Two, having finished 17th in the 2011-12 season. The season marked Gary Rowett's first full season in management with the club, having been appointed on a full-time basis on 11 May. His reign started with the club's first ever League Cup victory with a 5-4 penalty defeat of Sheffield United at Bramall Lane.

Key events[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

  • 16 July: Albion sign former Rochdale defender Marcus Holness on a two-year deal.[10]
  • 27 July: Albion complete a double-deal to sign goalkeepers Dean Lyness and Ross Atkins. Lyness joins on a free transfer from Kidderminster Harriers whilst Atkins returns to the club for a second season-long loan spell from Derby County.[11]
  • 31 July: Albion re-sign midfielder Lee Bell on a free transfer from recently promoted Crewe Alexandra. Bell has had two previous loan spells with the Brewers and signs a one-year contract.[12]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

  • 18 October: BBC Sport announce the findings of their Price of Football survey, with Burton being named as the cheapest place to watch football in nPower League Two. Gillingham are named as the most expensive for the season.[27]
  • 21 October: The first round proper of the FA Cup is drawn. Burton are given a home tie against Conference North side Altrincham. The game will be played on Sunday 4 November due to a stewarding clash with the Derby County home fixture against Blackpool on Saturday 3 November.[28][29]
  • 23 October: Albion sign winger Jordan Chapell on an emergency one-month loan deal from Sheffield United. The new signing makes an immediate impact later in the day by marking his debut appearance with a goal against Port Vale.[30] Albion also announce that the away fixture with Plymouth Argyle at Home Park is to be delayed by 24 hours to Wednesday 7 November due to both clubs' participation in the FA Cup.[31]
  • 26 October: The Brewers sign goalkeeper Mark Oxley on a one-month loan deal from Hull City following injuries to regular keeper Stuart Tomlinson and deputy Ross Atkins.[32] Also on this day striker Matt Paterson signs a six-month extension to his current deal to see him through to the end of the season.[33]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Squad statistics[edit]

Appearances and goals[edit]

As of 10 December 2012

No. Nat Pos Player Total League Two FA Cup League Cup JP Trophy
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 England GK Ross Atkins 7 0 4+0 0 0+0 0 2+0 0 1+0 0
2 England DF Andrew Corbett 4 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 0+1 0 1+0 0
3 England DF Aaron Webster 5 1 0+1 0 1+0 0 1+1 1 1+0 0
4 England DF Nathan Stanton 16 1 10+3 1 1+0 0 2+0 0 0+0 0
5 Scotland DF Zander Diamond 26 4 21+0 3 2+0 1 3+0 0 0+0 0
6 Republic of Ireland MF John McGrath 4 0 0+2 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
7 Jamaica MF Cleveland Taylor 21 3 9+6 1 1+1 0 2+1 2 1+0 0
8 Northern Ireland MF Robbie Weir 26 3 20+0 2 3+0 0 3+0 1 0+0 0
9 England FW Justin Richards 13 1 4+7 1 0+0 0 0+1 0 0+1 0
10 Democratic Republic of the Congo FW Calvin Zola 21 9 14+3 6 3+0 3 1+0 0 0+0 0
11 England MF Chris Palmer 14 2 7+2 0 2+0 1 2+0 1 1+0 0
12 Tanzania FW Adi Yussuf 12 1 1+7 0 0+0 0 2+1 1 0+1 0
13 England GK Stuart Tomlinson 11 0 10+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
14 Republic of Ireland DF Damien McCrory 26 1 20+0 1 2+0 0 3+0 0 1+0 0
15 England MF Matt Palmer 1 0 0+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
16 England GK Dean Lyness 7 0 4+1 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
18 Scotland FW Matt Paterson 19 3 11+5 3 0+1 0 0+1 0 1+0 0
19 Democratic Republic of the Congo MF Jacques Maghoma 24 6 20+0 4 3+0 1 1+0 1 0+0 0
20 Republic of Ireland DF Anthony O'Connor 26 0 21+0 0 3+0 0 2+0 0 0+0 0
21 England DF Marcus Holness 13 0 6+2 0 2+0 0 2+0 0 1+0 0
22 England MF Jack Dyer 19 0 8+6 0 0+1 0 1+2 0 1+0 0
23 England MF Lee Bell 27 1 19+1 1 3+0 0 3+0 0 1+0 0
24 England FW Jacob Blyth 2 0 0+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
29 Northern Ireland FW Billy Kee 23 5 10+7 4 1+1 0 2+1 1 1+0 0
Players played for Burton on loan who have returned to their parent club:
24 Republic of Ireland DF Rob Kiernan 6 0 6+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
26 England MF Luke Rooney 3 0 3+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
27 England MF Jordan Chapell 4 1 1+1 1 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
30 England GK Mark Oxley 5 0 3+0 0 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0

Top scorers[edit]

As of 10 December 2012

Place Position Nation Number Name League Two FA Cup League Cup JP Trophy Total
1 FW Democratic Republic of the Congo 10 Calvin Zola 6 3 0 0 9
2 MF Democratic Republic of the Congo 19 Jacques Maghoma 4 1 1 0 6
3 FW Northern Ireland 29 Billy Kee 4 0 1 0 5
4 DF Scotland 5 Zander Diamond 3 1 0 0 4
5 MF Jamaica 7 Cleveland Taylor 1 0 2 0 3
= MF Northern Ireland 8 Robbie Weir 2 0 1 0 3
= FW England 18 Matt Paterson 3 0 0 0 3
6 MF England 11 Chris Palmer 0 1 1 0 2
7 FW England 9 Justin Richards 1 0 0 0 1
= DF Republic of Ireland 14 Damien McCrory 1 0 0 0 1
= MF England 23 Lee Bell 1 0 0 0 1
= DF England 3 Aaron Webster 0 0 1 0 1
= DF England 4 Nathan Stanton 0 0 1 0 1
= FW Tanzania 12 Adi Yussuf 0 0 1 0 1
= FW England 27 Jordan Chapell 1 0 0 0 1
= Own goals 1 0 0 0 1
TOTALS 29 6 8 0 44

Disciplinary record[edit]

As of 10 December 2012

Number Nation Position Name League Two FA Cup League Cup JP Trophy Total
Booked Red card Booked Red card Booked Red card Booked Red card Booked Red card
8 Northern Ireland MF Robbie Weir 6 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 8 0
5 Scotland DF Zander Diamond 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 1
23 England MF Lee Bell 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
14 Republic of Ireland DF Damien McCrory 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 0
21 England DF Marcus Holness 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 3 1
22 England MF Jack Dyer 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0
4 England DF Nathan Stanton 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
9 England FW Justin Richards 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
20 England DF Anthony O'Connor 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
29 Northern Ireland FW Billy Kee 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
7 Jamaica MF Cleveland Taylor 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
12 Tanzania FW Adi Yussuf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
16 England GK Dean Lyness 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
18 England FW Matt Paterson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
19 Democratic Republic of the Congo MF Jacques Maghoma 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
27 England MF Jordan Chapell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
TOTALS 30 2 3 0 9 1 0 0 42 3

Matchday squads[edit]

League Two[edit]

Date Opposition V Score GK DF DF DF DF MF MF MF MF FW FW SUB1 SUB2 SUB3 SUB4 SUB5 SUB6 SUB7
18/8/12 Rotherham A 0–3 Atkins Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Bell Maghoma Yussuf Kee Dyer1 Richards2 Paterson3 Lyness Corbett Webster C.Palmer
21/08/12 AFC Wimbledon H 6–2 Atkins Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Dyer Maghoma Richards Kee Yussuf1 C.Palmer2 Paterson3 Lyness Corbett Webster M.Palmer
25/08/12 Fleetwood H 0–1 Atkins Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Dyer Maghoma Richards Kee Bell1 Yussuf2 Zola3 Lyness Webster C.Palmer Holness
01/09/12 Exeter A 0–3 Atkins Holness Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Bell Maghoma C.Palmer Zola Kee1 Richards2 Yussuf3 Lyness Webster Stanton Dyer
08/09/12 Rochdale A 1–0 Tomlinson Holness Diamond O'Connor McCrory Maghoma Weir Bell C.Palmer Paterson Zola Dyer1 Taylor2 Richards3 Atkins Corbett Webster Stanton
15/09/12 Oxford H 4–0 Tomlinson Holness Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Bell Maghoma Paterson Zola Dyer1 Corbett2 Richards3 Atkins Webster Stanton Kee
19/09/12 York H 3-1 Tomlinson Holness Diamond O'Connor McCrory Dyer Weir Bell Maghoma Paterson Zola Stanton1 Atkins Corbett Webster Taylor Richards Yussuf
22/09/12 Torquay A 1-1 Tomlinson Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory Dyer Weir Bell Maghoma Paterson Zola Kee1 Taylor2 Yussuf3 Atkins Corbett Webster Richards
29/09/12 Northampton H 3-3 Tomlinson Kiernan Diamond O'Connor McCrory Rooney Weir Bell Maghoma Paterson Zola Kee1 Stanton2 Webster3 Atkins Taylor Dyer Yussuf
03/10/12 Southend H 1-0 Tomlinson Kiernan Diamond O'Connor McCrory Rooney Weir Bell Maghoma Paterson Kee Richards1 Yussuf2 Taylor3 Atkins Webster Stanton Dyer
06/10/12 Morecambe A 0-0 Tomlinson Kiernan Diamond O'Connor McCrory Rooney Weir Bell Maghoma Paterson Richards Yussuf1 Dyer2 Stanton3 Atkins Webster Taylor Kee
13/10/12 Bristol R H 1-1 Tomlinson Kiernan Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Dyer Bell Maghoma Kee Richards Yussuf1 Paterson2 Atkins Corbett Webster Stanton Rooney
20/10/12 Gillingham A 1-4 Tomlinson Kiernan Diamond O'Connor McCrory Dyer Weir Bell Maghoma Zola Paterson Richards1 Taylor2 Kee3 Atkins Corbett Taylor
23/10/12 Port Vale H 1-1 Tomlinson Kiernan Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Bell Maghoma Zola Paterson Kee1 Chappell2 Lyness3 Corbett Stanton Richards Rooney
27/10/12 Bradford H 1-0 Oxley Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Bell Maghoma Zola Kee Chappell1 Paterson2 Lyness Richards Kiernan Dyer Rooney
08/11/12 Plymouth H 1-2 Oxley Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Bell Dyer Maghoma Zola Kee1 C.Palmer2 Lyness Richards M.Palmer Paterson Holness
10/11/12 Cheltenham A 0-1 Oxley Holness Diamond O'Connor Stanton C.Palmer Weir Bell Dyer Paterson Zola Kee1 Taylor2 Lyness Corbett McGrath Richards M.Palmer
17/11/12 Dagenham H 3-2 Lyness Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory C.Palmer Weir Bell Maghoma Kee Zola Paterson1 Dyer2 Holness3 Atkins McGrath Taylor Richards
20/11/12 Aldershot H 0-1 Lyness Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory C.Palmer Weir Bell Maghoma Kee Paterson Richards1 McGrath2 Blyth3 Atkins Taylor Holness Dyer
24/11/12 Wycombe A 0-3 Lyness Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory C.Palmer Weir Bell Maghoma Kee Zola Holness1 Corbett2 Blyth3 Atkins McGrath Taylor Dyer
9/12/12 Accrington H 1-0 Lyness Holness Diamond O'Connor McCrory C.Palmer Weir Bell Maghoma Kee Zola Taylor1 McGrath2 Dyer3 Atkins Webster Stanton Richards

1 1st Substitution, 2 2nd Substitution, 3 3rd Substitution.

F.A. Cup[edit]

Date Opposition V Score GK DF DF DF DF MF MF MF MF FW FW SUB1 SUB2 SUB3 SUB4 SUB5 SUB6 SUB7
4/11/12 FAC1 Altrincham H 3–3 Oxley Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory Chappell Weir Bell Maghoma Zola Kee Paterson1 Lyness Taylor Richards C.Palmer Holness Dyer
15/11/12 FAC1 Altrincham A 2–0 Oxley Holness Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Bell C.Palmer Maghoma Zola McGrath1 Kee2 M.Palmer3 Lyness Stanton Paterson Dyer
1/12/12 FAC2 Crewe A 1–0 Lyness Holness Webster O'Connor McCrory C.Palmer Weir Bell Maghoma Chappell Zola McGrath1 Dyer2 Taylor3 Atkins Corbett Richards Kee

1 1st Substitution, 2 2nd Substitution, 3 3rd Substitution.

League Cup[edit]

Date Opposition V Score GK DF DF DF DF MF MF MF MF FW FW SUB1 SUB2 SUB3 SUB4 SUB5 SUB6 SUB7
11/08/12 LC1 Sheff Utd A 2–2 (5-4p) Atkins Stanton Diamond Holness McCrory Taylor Weir Bell C.Palmer Yussuf Kee Richards1 Dyer2 Webster3 Lyness Corbett M.Palmer Garnett
28/08/12 LC2 Leicester A 4–2 Atkins Holness Diamond O'Connor McCrory Taylor Weir Bell Maghoma C.Palmer Zola Dyer1 Yussuf2 Kee3 Lyness Corbett Webster Richards
25/09/12 LC3 Bradford A 2–3 Tomlinson Stanton Diamond O'Connor McCrory Dyer Weir Bell Webster Yussuf Kee Corbett1 Taylor2 Paterson3 Atkins Richards M.Palmer

1 1st Substitution, 2 2nd Substitution, 3 3rd Substitution.

Football League Trophy[edit]

Date Opposition V Score GK DF DF DF DF MF MF MF MF FW FW SUB1 SUB2 SUB3 SUB4 SUB5
04/08/12 JPT Coventry A 0–0 (10-9p) Atkins Webster Holness Corbett McCrory Taylor Dyer Bell C. Palmer Paterson Kee Lyness1 Yussuf2 Richards3 M. Palmer Garnett

1 1st Substitution, 2 2nd Substitution, 3 3rd Substitution.

Club[edit]

Coaching and medical staff[edit]

The Pirelli Stadium.
Gary Rowett begins his first full season as Burton manager.
Club captain John McGrath.
Position Staff
Manager England Gary Rowett
Assistant Manager England Kevin Summerfield
Goalkeeping Coach England Kevin Poole
Youth team manager England Mark Sale
Chief Scout England Paul Molesworth
Head Physiotherapist England James Rowland
Kit Manager England Ray 'Rocky' Hudson

Last updated 22 August 2012.
Source: [1]
Includes staff currently registered with club only.

Gary Rowett was named as the club's permanent manager on 11 May 2012, becoming the 30th manager in the club's history. This followed his tenure as caretaker manager after the sacking of the previous manager Paul Peschisolido.[42] Kevin Poole and Mark Sale were retained in their respective roles as goalkeeping coach and youth team coach. Former Tranmere Rovers number two Kevin Summerfield is named as the club's new assistant manager,[3] and Paul Molesworth is named as the club's new chief scout.[4]

Players[edit]

As of 10 December 2012.
No. Name Nationality Position Date Of Birth (Age) Previous Club Since Apps Goals Ends Transfer Fee Notes
Goalkeepers
1 Ross Atkins England GK (1989-11-03) 3 November 1989 (age 24) Derby County (Loan) 55 0 June 2013 N/A 1
13 Stuart Tomlinson England GK (1985-05-22) 22 May 1985 (age 29) Port Vale 2012 12 0 January 2013 Free 5
16 Dean Lyness England GK (1991-07-20) 20 July 1991 (age 23) Kidderminster Harriers 2012 7 0 June 2014 Free
Kevin Poole England GK (1963-07-21) 21 July 1963 (age 51) Derby County 2006 133 0 N/A Free 6
Defenders
2 Andrew Corbett England DF (1982-02-20) 20 February 1982 (age 32) Nuneaton Borough 2003 362 12 June 2013 Nominal
3 Aaron Webster England DF (1980-12-19) 19 December 1980 (age 33) Youth 1998 582 101 June 2013 N/A
4 Nathan Stanton England DF (1981-05-06) 6 May 1981 (age 33) Rochdale 2010 70 1 June 2013 Free
5 Zander Diamond Scotland DF (1985-12-03) 3 December 1985 (age 28) Oldham Athletic 2012 26 4 June 2014 Free
14 Damien McCrory Republic of Ireland DF (1990-02-23) 23 February 1990 (age 24) Dagenham & Redbridge 2012 27 1 June 2014 Free
20 Anthony O'Connor Republic of Ireland DF (1992-02-25) 25 February 1992 (age 22) Blackburn Rovers (Loan) 26 0 January 2013 N/A
21 Marcus Holness England DF (1988-12-08) 8 December 1988 (age 25) Rochdale 2012 13 0 June 2014 Free
Midfielders
6 John McGrath Republic of Ireland MF (1980-03-27) 27 March 1980 (age 34) Tamworth 2007 244 19 June 2013 Free 2
7 Cleveland Taylor Jamaica MF (1983-09-09) 9 September 1983 (age 30) St. Johnstone 2011 78 10 June 2013 Free
8 Robbie Weir Northern Ireland MF (1988-12-09) 9 December 1988 (age 25) Tranmere Rovers 2012 26 3 June 2014 Free
11 Chris Palmer England MF (1983-10-16) 16 October 1983 (age 30) Gillingham 2011 50 5 June 2013 Free
15 Matt Palmer England MF Youth 2012 1 0 June 2013 N/A
17 Jimmy Phillips England MF (1989-09-20) 20 September 1989 (age 24) Stoke City 2009 90 2 June 2014 Free
19 Jacques Maghoma Democratic Republic of the Congo MF (1987-10-23) 23 October 1987 (age 26) Tottenham Hotspur 2009 146 20 June 2013 Free
22 Jack Dyer England MF (1991-12-11) 11 December 1991 (age 22) Aston Villa 2009 43 1 June 2013 Free
23 Lee Bell England MF (1983-01-26) 26 January 1983 (age 31) Crewe Alexandra 2012 45 2 June 2013 Free 3
Forwards
9 Justin Richards England FW (1980-10-16) 16 October 1980 (age 33) Port Vale 2011 50 13 June 2013 Free
10 Calvin Zola Democratic Republic of the Congo FW (1984-12-31) 31 December 1984 (age 29) Crewe Alexandra 2011 79 27 June 2014 Free
12 Adi Yussuf Tanzania FW (1992-10-03) 3 October 1992 (age 21) Leicester City 2011 29 2 June 2013 Free
18 Matt Paterson Scotland FW (1989-10-18) 18 October 1989 (age 24) Southend United 2012 19 3 June 2013 Free
24 Jacob Blyth England FW (1992-08-14) 14 August 1992 (age 21) Leicester City (Loan) 2 0 January 2013 N/A
25 Evan Garnett England FW (1994-08-14) 14 August 1994 (age 19) N/A 2012 0 0 June 2013 N/A
29 Billy Kee England FW (1990-12-01) 1 December 1990 (age 23) Torquay United 2011 43 17 June 2015 20K 4
Players Left Before End Of Season
24 Rob Kiernan Republic of Ireland DF (1991-01-13) 13 January 1991 (age 23) Wigan Athletic (Loan) 6 0 October 2012 N/A
26 Luke Rooney England MF (1990-12-28) 28 December 1990 (age 23) Swindon Town (Loan) 3 0 October 2012 N/A
27 Jordan Chapell England MF (1991-09-08) 8 September 1991 (age 22) Sheffield United (Loan) 4 1 December 2012 N/A
30 Mark Oxley England GK (1990-09-28) 28 September 1990 (age 23) Hull City (Loan) 5 0 November 2012 N/A

Source: Burton Albion, Soccerbase
Ordered by position then squad number. Appearances (starts and substitute appearances) and goals include those in competitive matches in The Football League, The Football Conference, FA Cup, League Cup, Football League Trophy, FA Trophy and Conference League Cup for Burton Albion.
Notes
1 Appearances include previous loan spell in 2011-12.
2 Club Captain.
3 Appearances and goals include two previous loan spells.
4 Undisclosed fee reported by the Burton Mail to be £20K.[43]
5 Appearances include previous loan spell in 2008.
6 Player/Goalkeeping coach. Oldest registered player in The Football League. Re-registered as player on 26 October 2012 due to injuries to Mark Oxley and Stuart Tomlinson.

Kit[edit]

Supplier: TAG Leisure
Sponsor(s): Mr. Cropper

Home
Away

Last updated: 24 August 2012.
Source: Burton Albion Club Shop

Burton's home kit was retained from the previous season, as was the Mr. Cropper sponsorship brand. TAG Leisure continue to manufacture the club's matchday and training attire. The new away kit was revealed on 14 July before the pre-season friendly with Aston Villa. It marks a return to the blue shirts, shorts and socks adopted by the team during the 2009 Conference National title-winning season. It will remain in use until the end of the 2013-14 league season.[44]

Other information[edit]

Chairman England Ben Robinson
Ground (capacity and dimensions) Pirelli Stadium (6,912 / 110x72 metres)

Last updated: 22 August 2012
Source: Burton Albion F.C.

Results[edit]

Pre-season friendlies[edit]

League Two[edit]

League Two 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 22 10 14 71 65 +6 76 17 3 3 49 23 +26 5 7 11 22 42 −20

Last updated: 27 April 2013.
Source: Burton Albion F.C.

Results 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 A H H A A H H A H A A H A H H A A H H A H A H H A H
Result L W L L W W W D D W D D L D W W L W L L W D W L L W
Position 23 8 15 20 15 10 6 7 9 5 7 5 6 10 8 5 7 6 10 11 9 9 6 10 11 9

Last updated: 10 December 2012.
Source: Burton Albion F.C.
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

FA Cup[edit]

See also: 2012-13 FA Cup

League Cup[edit]

Johnstone's Paint Trophy[edit]

Birmingham Senior Cup[edit]

Appearances and goals not included in club statistics.

Transfers[edit]

Players transferred in
Date Pos. Name Previous Club Fee Ref.
31 May 2012 MF Northern Ireland Robbie Weir England Tranmere Rovers Free [5]
5 June 2012 DF Scotland Zander Diamond England Oldham Athletic Free [6]
27 June 2012 DF Republic of Ireland Damien McCrory England Dagenham & Redbridge Free [9]
16 July 2012 DF England Marcus Holness England Rochdale Free [45]
27 July 2012 GK England Dean Lyness England Kidderminster Harriers Free [11]
31 July 2012 MF England Lee Bell England Crewe Alexandra Free [12]
15 August 2012 FW Scotland Matt Paterson England Southend United Free [15]
7 September 2012 GK England Stuart Tomlinson England Port Vale Free [23]
Players loaned in
Date from Pos. Name From Date to Ref.
27 July 2012 GK England Ross Atkins England Derby County End Of Season [11]
15 August 2012 DF Republic of Ireland Anthony O'Connor England Blackburn Rovers 31 January 2013 [15][24]
28 September 2012 DF Republic of Ireland Rob Kiernan England Wigan Athletic 28 October 2012 [26]
28 September 2012 MF England Luke Rooney England Swindon Town 28 October 2012 [26]
23 October 2012 MF England Jordan Chapell England Sheffield United 23 December 2012 [30][38]
26 October 2012 GK England Mark Oxley England Hull City 26 November 2012 [32]
20 November 2012 FW England Jacob Blyth England Leicester City 12 January 2013 [37]
Players loaned out
Date from Pos. Name To Date to Ref.
14 September 2012 DF England Jack Green England Hucknall Town 15 December 2012 [25]
14 September 2012 FW England Evan Garnett England Hucknall Town 15 December 2012 [25]
Players released
Date Pos. Name Subsequent Club Date Joined Ref.
9 May 2012 GK England James Wren England Tamworth 20 July 2012 [46][47]
9 May 2012 DF England Danny Blanchett England York City 2 July 2012 [47][48]
9 May 2012 DF England Kristian Ramsey-Dixon England Sutton Coldfield Town 16 August 2012 [47][49]
9 May 2012 MF Argentina Andres Gurrieri England Plymouth Argyle 4 August 2012 [47][50]
9 May 2012 DF Ghana Patrick Ada England Ebbsfleet United 20 July 2012 [47][51]
15 June 2012 DF England Ryan Austin England Kidderminster Harriers 5 July 2012 [2][52]
15 June 2012 DF Wales Tony James Wales Newport County 5 July 2012 [2][53]
15 June 2012 FW England Greg Pearson England Grimsby Town 9 July 2012 [2][54]
15 June 2012 MF England Adam Bolder England Harrogate Town 20 July 2012 [2][55]
8 July 2012 GK England Stuart Tomlinson Retired [56]

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