2012–13 Tranmere Rovers F.C. season

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Tranmere Rovers
2012–13 season
Chairman Peter Johnson
Manager Ronnie Moore
League One 11th
FA Cup 3rd Round
League Cup 2nd Round
League Trophy 1st Round

During the 2012–13 English football season, Tranmere Rovers competed in Football League One under Ronnie Moore in his first full season in charge.

Season summary[edit]

Tranmere enjoyed a fine start to the season, standing top of League One at the end of January. Injuries to key players including Andy Robinson, Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro and captain James Wallace sparked a dramatic downturn in form. Tranmere fell to sixth by the end of March and finished the season 11th with no goals scored in their final six games.

First-team squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Wales GK Fôn Williams, OwainOwain Fôn Williams
2 England DF Holmes, DannyDanny Holmes
3 England DF Black, PaulPaul Black
4 Wales DF Taylor, AshAsh Taylor
5 Jamaica DF Goodison, IanIan Goodison
6 Scotland MF Liam Palmer (on loan from Sheffield Wednesday)
7 England MF Thompson, JoeJoe Thompson
8 England MF Wallace, JamesJames Wallace
9 Wales FW Jake Cassidy (on loan from Wolverhampton Wanderers)
10 England MF Robinson, AndyAndy Robinson
11 Northern Ireland FW McGurk, AdamAdam McGurk
12 England MF Danny Harrison
13 Wales GK Nathan Jones
No. Position Player
14 Ivory Coast DF Bakayogo, ZoumanaZoumana Bakayogo
15 England MF Kirby, JakeJake Kirby
16 England FW Stockton, ColeCole Stockton
17 England MF Power, MaxMax Power
18 Northern Ireland DF McChrystal, MarkMark McChrystal
19 England DF Kay, MichaelMichael Kay
20 England DF Vaulks, WillWill Vaulks
21 England DF Ben Gibson (on loan from Middlesbrough)
22 England MF Bell-Baggie, AbdulaiAbdulai Bell-Baggie
23 Spain DF Golobart, RománRomán Golobart (on loan from Wigan Athletic)
25 Mali FW Mamady Sidibé (on loan from Stoke City)
26 France FW Akpa Akpro, Jean-LouisJean-Louis Akpa Akpro
33 Northern Ireland GK Jason Mooney


League One[edit]