2009–10 AFC Wimbledon season

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AFC Wimbledon
2009–10 season
Manager Terry Brown
Stadium Kingsmeadow
Conference National 8th
FA Cup First round
FA Trophy Third round
London Senior Cup Runners-up
Surrey Senior Cup Quarter-finals
Top goalscorer Danny Kedwell (21)
Average home league attendance 3,078

During the 2009–10 English football season, AFC Wimbledon competed in the Conference National, following promotion from the Conference South the previous season – their second successive promotion.

League table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Stevenage Borough (C) (P) 44 30 9 5 79 24 +55 99 Promotion to League Two
2 Luton Town 44 26 10 8 84 40 +44 88 Qualification for Playoffs
3 Oxford United (P) 44 25 11 8 64 31 +33 86
4 Rushden & Diamonds 44 22 13 9 77 39 +38 79
5 York City 44 22 12 10 62 35 +27 78
6 Kettering Town 44 18 12 14 51 41 +10 66
7 Crawley Town 44 19 9 16 50 57 −7 66
8 AFC Wimbledon 44 18 10 16 61 47 +14 64
9 Mansfield Town 44 17 11 16 69 60 +9 62
10 Cambridge United 44 15 14 15 65 53 +12 59
11 Wrexham 44 15 13 16 45 39 +6 58
12 Salisbury City 44 21 5 18 58 63 −5 058* Southern League Premier Division
13 Kidderminster Harriers 44 15 12 17 57 52 +5 57
14 Altrincham 44 13 15 16 53 51 +2 54
15 Barrow 44 13 13 18 50 67 −17 52
16 Tamworth 44 11 16 17 42 52 −10 49
17 Hayes & Yeading United 44 12 12 20 59 85 −26 48
18 Histon 44 11 13 20 44 67 −23 46
19 Eastbourne Borough 44 11 13 20 42 72 −30 46
20 Gateshead 44 13 7 24 46 69 −23 045
21 Forest Green Rovers 44 12 9 23 50 76 −26 045
22 Ebbsfleet United (R) 44 12 7 25 49 82 −33 43 Relegation to Conference South
23 Grays Athletic 44 5 13 26 35 91 −56 026 Isthmian League Division One North
24 Chester City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 00 Club expelled, record expunged

Updated to games played on 24 April 2010.
Source: Football Conference
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.
*Salisbury City were initially docked 10 points for entering administration,[1] and were demoted to the Southern League at the end of the season for failing to come out of it.[2]
Chester City were initially docked 25 points for entering administration and insolvency,[3] but were later expelled on 26 February 2010 and their record (P28 W5 D7 L16 GF23 GA42 Pts-3) was expunged on 8 March 2010.[4]
Gateshead deducted one point for failing to fulfil a fixture.[5]
Grays Athletic were docked two points for fielding ineligible players.[6] Grays were demoted from the Conference National but declined to join the Conference South for financial reasons. They later applied to join the Isthmian League, and were accepted into the Isthmian League Division One North for 2010–11.[7]
Forest Green Rovers reprieved from relegation.

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
44 18 10 16 61 47  +14 64 8 5 9 30 19  +11 10 5 7 31 28  +3

Last updated: 24 April 2010.
Source: Soccernet

Squad[edit]

Squad at end of season[8]

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 James Pullen
2 England DF Jay Conroy
4 Ghana MF Kennedy Adjei
5 England DF Alan Inns
6 England DF Ben Judge
7 England MF Sam Hatton
8 England MF Lewis Taylor
9 England FW Danny Kedwell
10 England FW Jon Main
11 Canada MF Elliott Godfrey
12 England DF Luke Garrard
13 England GK Seb Brown
14 England MF Derek Duncan
15 England MF Steven Gregory
16 England DF Brett Johnson
No. Position Player
17 England MF Ricky Wellard
18 England FW Luke Moore
19 England FW Ross Montague
20 England GK Jack Turner
21 England FW Peter Rapson
22 England DF Paul Lorraine
26 England MF Will Hendry
27 England DF Danny Blanchett (on loan from Peterborough United)
28 England MF Glenn Poole
29 England FW Nathan Elder (on loan from Shrewsbury Town)
35 England FW Matt Harmsworth
36 England DF Ryan Jackson
37 England MF James Stenning
38 England MF Jack Stafford

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
3 England DF Chris Hussey (to Coventry City)
23 England GK Andy Little (to Croydon Athletic)
24 England DF Nathan Ashton (released)
No. Position Player
25 England FW Luis Cumbers (on loan from Gillingham)
30 England MF Josh Parker[9] (on loan from Queens Park Rangers)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Holmes upbeat on Salisbury future". BBC. 2009-09-04. Retrieved 2009-09-13. 
  2. ^ "Salisbury City statement – Thursday, June 10". 2010-06-10. Retrieved 2010-06-10. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Chester hit by 25-point penalty". BBC. 2009-08-06. Retrieved 2009-05-18. 
  4. ^ "Chester City results erased from Blue Square Premier". BBC. 8 March 2010. Retrieved 8 March 2010. 
  5. ^ "Football Conference hearing decision". Gateshead F.C. Archived from the original on 13 July 2013. Retrieved 2009-10-27. 
  6. ^ "Grays deducted two points by Conference". BBC Sport. 9 April 2010. Retrieved 2011-01-11. 
  7. ^ "Grays Athletic to play in Ryman Division One North". BBC Sport. 15 July 2010. Retrieved 12 January 2011. 
  8. ^ AFC Wimbledon squad, 2009–10 Conference Premier season, FootballSquads
  9. ^ Parker was born in Slough, England, but qualifies to represent Antigua and Barbuda internationally and made his international debut for Antigua and Barbuda in November 2010.