1998–99 Motherwell F.C. season

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Motherwell
1998-99 season
Chairman Scotland John Boyle
Manager Finland Harri Kampman (Resigned),
Scotland Billy Davies
Premier League 7th
Scottish Cup 3rd round
League Cup Quarter-finals
Top goalscorer League: Lee McCulloch
Owen Coyle (7)

All: Owen Coyle (8)

The 1998-99 season was Motherwell's 1st season in the Scottish Premier League, and their 14th consecutive season in the top division of Scottish football.

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
Scotland GK Phillip Bannister
Scotland GK Andy Goram
Finland GK Mikko Kaven
Scotland GK Stevie Woods
Scotland DF Kevin Christie
Northern Ireland DF Stephen Craigan
Scotland DF Greig Denham
Netherlands DF Michel Doesburg
Scotland DF David Doherty
Scotland DF Eddie May
England DF Jamie McGowan
Scotland DF Stephen McMillan
England DF Shaun Teale
England DF Tony Thomas
Scotland DF David White
Scotland MF Derek Adams
England MF Ged Brannan
Scotland MF Billy Davies
England MF Mark Gower
No. Position Player
Scotland MF Keith Lasley
Netherlands MF Rob Matthaei
Scotland MF Brian McClair
Netherlands MF Jan Michels
Scotland MF Greg Miller
Scotland MF Pat Nevin
Scotland MF Dougie Ramsay
Scotland MF Ian Ross
Scotland MF Jered Stirling
Finland MF Simo Valakari
France FW Hervé Bacqué
Republic of Ireland FW Owen Coyle
England FW Don Goodman
England FW Stephen Halliday
Scotland FW Lee McCulloch
Scotland FW Stevie Nicholas
Finland FW Kai Nyyssonen
Namibia FW Eliphas Shivute
Scotland FW John Spencer

Competitions[edit]

Scottish Premier League[edit]

Results[edit]

Source:[1]

Scottish Cup[edit]

Scottish League Cup[edit]

Source:[1]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Rangers 36 23 8 5 78 31 +47 77 1999–2000 UEFA Champions League Second qualifying round
2 Celtic 36 21 8 7 84 35 +49 71 1999–2000 UEFA Cup Qualifying round
3 St Johnstone 36 15 12 9 39 38 +1 57 1999–2000 UEFA Cup Qualifying round
4 Kilmarnock 36 14 14 8 47 29 +18 56 1999–2000 UEFA Cup Qualifying round
5 Dundee 36 13 7 16 36 56 –20 46
6 Hearts 36 11 9 16 44 50 –6 42
7 Motherwell 36 10 11 15 35 54 –19 41
8 Aberdeen 36 10 7 19 43 71 –28 37
9 Dundee United 36 8 10 18 37 48 –11 34
10 Dunfermline Athletic 36 4 16 16 28 59 –31 28 Relegated to 1999–2000 First Division

Source: SPL official website

Statistics[edit]

Appearances[edit]

No. Pos Nat Player Total Scottish Premier League Scottish Cup Scottish League Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
GK Scotland Phillip Bannister 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
GK Scotland Andy Goram 16 0 13+0 0 3+0 0 0+0 0
GK Finland Mikko Kaven 17 0 16+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
GK Scotland Stevie Woods 8 0 7+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
DF Scotland Kevin Christie 6 0 4+1 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
DF Northern Ireland Stephen Craigan 12 0 6+4 0 0+1 0 0+1 0
DF Scotland Greig Denham 3 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 1+1 0
DF Netherlands Michel Doesburg 34 0 29+1 0 3+0 0 1+0 0
DF Scotland David Doherty 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Eddie May 14 0 10+2 0 0+1 0 1+0 0
DF England Jamie McGowan 35 1 32+0 1 2+0 0 1+0 0
DF Scotland Stephen McMillan 33 2 30+0 2 3+0 0 0+0 0
DF England Shaun Teale 34 1 29+0 1 3+0 0 2+0 0
DF England Tony Thomas 11 1 10+0 0 1+0 1 0+0 0
DF Scotland David White 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Derek Adams 29 3 11+15 3 1+2 0 0+0 0
MF England Ged Brannan 28 6 25+0 5 3+0 1 0+0 0
MF Scotland Billy Davies 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
MF England Mark Gower 9 1 8+1 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Keith Lasley 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Netherlands Rob Matthaei 19 0 14+3 0 0+1 0 1+0 0
MF Scotland Brian McClair 13 0 8+3 0 0+0 0 2+0 0
MF Netherlands Jan Michels 11 0 7+3 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
MF Scotland Greg Miller 6 0 1+3 0 0+0 0 0+2 0
MF Scotland Pat Nevin 33 0 14+16 0 2+1 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Dougie Ramsay 4 1 0+4 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Ian Ross 13 0 8+4 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Jered Stirling 7 1 4+1 1 0+0 0 1+1 0
MF Finland Simo Valakari 39 0 35+0 0 3+0 0 1+0 0
FW England Hervé Bacqué 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
FW Republic of Ireland Owen Coyle 29 8 26+0 7 2+0 1 1+0 0
FW England Don Goodman 8 1 8+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
FW England Stephen Halliday 6 1 2+2 0 0+0 0 2+0 1
FW Scotland Lee McCulloch 32 4 14+13 3 3+0 1 2+0 0
FW Scotland Stevie Nicholas 7 1 1+6 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
FW Finland Kai Nyyssonen 4 1 3+0 1 0+0 0 1+0 0
FW Netherlands Eliphas Shivute 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
FW Scotland John Spencer 24 7 21+0 7 3+0 0 0+0 0

Source:[2]

Top scorers[edit]

Ranking Nation Name Scottish Premier League Scottish Cup Scottish League Cup Total
1 Republic of Ireland Owen Coyle 7 1 0 8
2 Scotland John Spencer 7 0 0 7
3 England Ged Brannan 5 1 0 6
4 Scotland Lee McCulloch 3 1 0 4
5 Scotland Derek Adams 3 0 0 3
6 Scotland Stephen McMillan 2 0 0 2
7 England Don Goodman 1 0 0 1
England Mark Gower 1 0 0 1
England Jamie McGowan 1 0 0 1
Scotland Stevie Nicholas 1 0 0 1
Finland Kai Nyyssonen 1 0 0 1
Scotland Dougie Ramsay 1 0 0 1
Scotland Jered Stirling 1 0 0 1
England Shaun Teale 1 0 0 1
England Tony Thomas 0 1 0 1
England Stephen Halliday 0 0 1 1
/ / Own Goals 0 0 0 0
TOTALS 35 4 1 40

Source:[2]

Disciplinary record[edit]

Nation Position Name Scottish Premier League Scottish Cup Scottish League Cup Total
YC Red card YC Red card YC Red card YC Red card
Scotland GK Phillip Bannister 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland GK Andy Goram 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finland GK Mikko Kaven 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland GK Stevie Woods 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland DF Kevin Christie 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Northern Ireland DF Stephen Craigan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland DF Greig Denham 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Netherlands DF Michel Doesburg 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 1
Scotland DF David Doherty 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland DF Eddie May 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
England DF Jamie McGowan 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Scotland DF Stephen McMillan 5 1 0 0 0 0 5 1
England DF Shaun Teale 3 1 1 0 0 0 4 1
England DF Tony Thomas 2 1 1 0 0 0 3 1
Scotland DF David White 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF Derek Adams 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
England MF Ged Brannan 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Scotland MF Billy Davies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
England MF Mark Gower 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF Keith Lasley 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Netherlands MF Rob Matthaei 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
Scotland MF Brian McClair 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Netherlands MF Jan Michels 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Scotland MF Greg Miller 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF Pat Nevin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF Dougie Ramsay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF Ian Ross 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Scotland MF Jered Stirling 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finland MF Simo Valakari 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
France FW Hervé Bacqué 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Republic of Ireland FW Owen Coyle 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
England FW Don Goodman 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
England FW Stephen Halliday 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland FW Lee McCulloch 8 1 0 0 2 0 10 1
Scotland FW Stevie Nicholas 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Finland FW Kai Nyyssonen 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Namibia FW Eliphas Shivute 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland FW John Spencer 4 1 2 0 0 0 6 1
TOTALS 61 6 4 0 3 0 68 6

Overall[edit]

Competition Started round Final
position / round
First match Last match
Scottish Premier League 7 1 August 1998 23 May 1999
Scottish League Cup Second round Third round 8 August 1998 18 August 1998
Scottish Cup Third round Quarter-finals 24 January 1999 6 March 1999

Source: Competitions

Scottish Premier League[edit]

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
36 10 11 15 34 54  −20 41 6 5 7 19 31  −12 4 6 8 15 23  −8

Source: Fir Park Corner

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
Ground H A H H A H A A H A H H A H A A A H H H A H H A H H A H A H A H A A H A
Result W L D W D D L L L L W D D W D L D W L W D L W L L D L D W L L L W D L W
Position 4 6 6 6 5 3 7 7 10 10 8 8 9 5 6 7 8 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7
Source: Fir Park Corner

Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Loss; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Results by opponent[edit]

Team Results[3] Points
1 2 3 4
Aberdeen 1–1 2–2 1–1 1–1 4
Celtic 1–2 0-2 1-7 0–1 0
Dundee 1–0 2–1 0–1 1–2 6
Dundee United 1–0 2–2 2–0 3–0 10
Dunfermline Athletic 0–0 1–1 1–1 2–1 6
Heart of Midlothian 0–3 3–2 2–0 0–4 6
Kilmarnock 0–0 0–0 1–2 1–0 4
Rangers 1–2 1–0 1–2 1–5 3
St Johnstone 1–0 0–5 1–2 0–0 4

Source: 1998–99 Scottish Premier League article

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Results and Fixtures 1998-1999, Fir Park Corner
  2. ^ a b 1998–99 Motherwell player stats, Soccerbase
  3. ^ Motherwell's score is shown first.