2007–08 West Ham United F.C. season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
West Ham United
2007–08 season
Chairman Björgólfur Guðmundsson
Manager Alan Curbishley
Premier League 10th
FA Cup Third round
League Cup Fifth round
Top goalscorer League:
Dean Ashton (10)

All:
Dean Ashton (12)
Highest home attendance 34,996 (25 November vs Tottenham Hotspur)
Lowest home attendance 25,774 (26 September vs Plymouth Argyle)
Average home league attendance 33,898
Home colours
Away colours

The 2007–08 season saw West Ham United compete in the Premier League, where the club finished in 10th place.

Final League Table[edit]

Pos Team Pl W D L F A GD Pts
1. Manchester United 38 27 6 5 80 22 +58 87
2. Chelsea 38 25 10 3 65 26 +39 85
3. Arsenal 38 24 11 3 74 31 +43 83
4. Liverpool 38 21 13 4 67 28 +39 76
5. Everton 38 19 8 11 55 33 +22 65
6. Aston Villa 38 16 12 10 71 51 +20 60
7. Blackburn Rovers 38 15 13 10 50 48 +2 58
8. Portsmouth 38 16 9 13 48 40 +8 57
9. Manchester City 38 15 10 13 45 53 -8 55
10. West Ham United 38 13 10 15 42 50 -8 49
11. Tottenham Hotspur 38 11 13 14 66 61 +5 46
12. Newcastle United 38 11 10 17 45 65 -20 43
13. Middlesbrough 38 10 12 16 43 53 -10 42
14. Wigan Athletic 38 10 10 18 34 51 -17 40
15. Sunderland 38 11 6 21 36 59 -23 39
16. Bolton Wanderers 38 9 10 19 36 54 -18 37
17. Fulham 38 8 12 18 38 60 -22 36
18. Reading 38 10 6 22 41 66 -25 36
19. Birmingham City 38 8 11 19 46 62 -16 35
20. Derby County 38 1 8 29 20 89 -69 11

Squad[edit]

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

No. Position Player
1 England GK Robert Green
2 Australia DF Lucas Neill (captain)
3 Northern Ireland DF George McCartney
4 Wales DF Danny Gabbidon
5 England DF Anton Ferdinand
6 England DF Matthew Upson
7 Sweden MF Fredrik Ljungberg
8 England MF Scott Parker
9 England FW Dean Ashton
10 Wales FW Craig Bellamy
11 England MF Matthew Etherington
12 England FW Carlton Cole
14 Ghana DF John Paintsil
15 Peru MF Nolberto Solano
16 England MF Mark Noble
17 England MF Hayden Mullins
18 United States DF Jonathan Spector
19 Wales DF James Collins
No. Position Player
20 France MF Julien Faubert
21 England GK Richard Wright
22 England MF Tony Stokes
23 England GK Jimmy Walker
25 England FW Bobby Zamora
26 Scotland MF Nigel Quashie[1]
27 England DF Calum Davenport
28 England MF Kyel Reid
29 England MF Lee Bowyer
30 England DF James Tomkins
32 England MF Kieron Dyer
33 Czech Republic GK Marek Štěch
34 Portugal MF Luís Boa Morte
37 Senegal FW Henri Camara (on loan from Wigan Athletic)
39 Wales MF Jack Collison
40 England FW Freddie Sears
45 England DF Jordan Spence

Left club during season[edit]

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

No. Position Player
24 Scotland DF Christian Dailly (to Rangers)
No. Position Player
31 England MF Hogan Ephraim (to Queens Park Rangers)

Results[edit]

Premier League[edit]

League Cup[edit]

FA Cup[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Overview[edit]

Competition Record
P W D L GF GA GD Win %
Premier League 38 13 10 15 42 50 −8 034.21
FA Cup 2 0 1 1 0 1 −1 000.00
League Cup 4 3 0 1 6 4 +2 075.00
Total 44 16 11 17 48 55 −7 036.36

Goalscorers[edit]

Rank Pos No. Nat Name Premier League FA Cup League Cup Total
1 ST 9 England Dean Ashton 10 0 1 11
2 ST 12 England Carlton Cole 4 0 2 6
3 ST 10 Wales Craig Bellamy 2 0 2 4
MF 15 Peru Nolberto Solano 4 0 0 4
MF 29 England Lee Bowyer 4 0 0 4
Own goals 3 0 1 4
7 MF 11 England Matthew Etherington 3 0 0 3
MF 16 England Mark Noble 3 0 0 3
9 DF 5 England Anton Ferdinand 2 0 0 2
MF 7 Sweden Fredrik Ljungberg 2 0 0 2
11 DF 3 Northern Ireland George McCartney 1 0 0 1
DF 6 England Matthew Upson 1 0 0 1
MF 8 England Scott Parker 1 0 0 1
ST 25 England Bobby Zamora 1 0 0 1
ST 40 England Freddie Sears 1 0 0 1
Totals 42 0 6 48

League position by matchday[edit]

Matchday 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
Ground H A H A H A H A H A H A H A A H A H H A H A H A H A H A A H A A H A H H A H
Result L W D W W L L L W D D W D L W L W D W L W D W L D W L L L W D L L L W D L D
Position 20 15 12 8 5 7 10 11 10 9 11 9 10 10 10 11 10 9 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10

Appearances and goals[edit]

No. Pos Nat Player Total Premier League FA Cup League Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Goalkeepers
1 GK England Robert Green 41 0 38 0 2 0 1 0
21 GK England Richard Wright 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Defenders
2 DF Australia Lucas Neill 40 0 34 0 2 0 4 0
3 DF Northern Ireland George McCartney 44 1 38 1 2 0 4 0
4 DF Wales Daniel Gabbidon 14 0 10 0 0 0 4 0
5 DF England Anton Ferdinand 29 2 25 2 2 0 2 0
6 DF England Matthew Upson 33 1 29 1 2 0 2 0
14 DF Ghana John Paintsil 17 0 14 0 1 0 2 0
18 DF United States Jonathan Spector 28 0 26 0 1 0 1 0
19 DF Wales James Collins 5 0 3 0 0 0 2 0
30 DF England James Tomkins 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Midfielders
7 MF Sweden Fredrik Ljungberg 28 2 25 2 1 0 2 0
8 MF England Scott Parker 20 1 18 1 0 0 2 0
11 MF England Matthew Etherington 21 3 18 3 2 0 1 0
15 MF Peru Nolberto Solano 23 4 23 4 0 0 0 0
16 MF England Mark Noble 36 3 31 3 2 0 3 0
17 MF England Hayden Mullins 39 0 34 0 1 0 4 0
20 MF France Julien Faubert 8 0 7 0 1 0 0 0
28 MF England Kyel Reid 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 0
29 MF England Lee Bowyer 20 4 15 4 2 0 3 0
32 MF England Kieron Dyer 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0
34 MF Portugal Luis Boa Morte 32 0 27 0 1 0 4 0
39 MF Wales Jack Collison 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Forwards
9 FW England Dean Ashton 34 10 31 10 2 0 1 0
10 FW Wales Craig Bellamy 9 4 8 2 0 0 1 2
12 FW England Carlton Cole 37 6 31 4 2 0 4 2
25 FW England Bobby Zamora 14 1 13 1 0 0 1 0
37 FW Senegal Henri Camara 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
40 FW England Freddie Sears 7 1 7 1 0 0 0 0

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Quashie was born in Southwark, London, England, and has represented England at U-21 and B-level, but also qualified to represent Scotland internationally through his grandfather and made his international debut for Scotland in May 2004.