2011–12 Crawley Town F.C. season

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Crawley Town F.C.
2011–12 season
Chairman Victor Marley
Manager Steve Evans (until 9 April 2012)
Craig Brewster (caretaker)
League 2 3rd (promoted)
FA Cup 5th round
League Cup 1st round
Football League Trophy 1st Round (South)
Top goalscorer League: Tyrone Barnett (13)
All: Matt Tubbs (18)
Highest home attendance League: 4,723 vs Crewe Alexandra (6 April 2012)
All: 4,723 vs Crewe Alexandra (6 April 2012)
Lowest home attendance League: 2,184 vs Morecambe (22 February 2012)
All: 2,184 vs Morecambe (22 February 2012)
Average home league attendance 3,257
Home colours
Away colours
Third colours

The 2011–12 season will be the 62nd season in which Crawley Town have played senior football, and the seventh as a fully professional team. It is the first time in the club's history that they will compete in The Football League. Crawley Town will compete in the Football League Two, the fourth tier of English football.

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Swindon Town (C, P) 46 29 6 11 75 32 +43 93 Promotion to Football League One
2 Shrewsbury Town (P) 46 26 10 10 66 41 +25 88
3 Crawley Town (P) 46 23 15 8 76 54 +22 84
4 Southend United 46 25 8 13 77 48 +29 83 Qualification for League Two play-offs[a]
5 Torquay United 46 23 12 11 63 50 +13 81
Updated to match(es) played on 5 May 2012. Source: BBC Sport
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted.
Notes:
  1. ^ Four teams play for one spot and promotion to Football League One.

Results[edit]

Friendly matches[edit]

League Two[edit]

FA Cup[edit]

Main article: 2011–12 FA Cup

Football League Cup[edit]

Football League Trophy[edit]

Squad Statistics[edit]

Appearances and goals[edit]

No. Pos Nat Player Total League Two FA Cup League Cup FL Trophy
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK Netherlands Michel Kuipers 17 0 15+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
2 MF Republic of Ireland Scott Davies 21 2 17+3 2 0+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
3 DF England Dean Howell 44 3 36+1 3 5+0 0 2+0 0 0+0 0
4 DF England Pablo Mills 25 2 19+2 2 4+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
5 DF England Kyle McFadzean 45 3 36+1 2 5+0 1 2+0 0 1+0 0
6 MF Nigeria Hope Akpan 33 2 17+9 1 0+4 0 2+0 1 1+0 0
7 FW Republic of Ireland Billy Clarke 21 3 16+1 3 0+4 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
8 MF Argentina Sergio Torres 46 4 37+1 3 5+0 0 2+0 1 1+0 0
9 FW England Gary Alexander 14 7 14+0 7 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
11 MF England Josh Simpson 47 2 31+9 2 4+1 0 2+0 0 0+0 0
12 MF England Ben Smith 7 1 3+2 1 0+0 0 0+1 0 1+0 0
13 MF England David Hunt 35 0 26+1 0 5+0 0 2+0 0 0+1 0
15 MF England Dannie Bulman 48 3 41+0 3 5+0 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
16 DF Wales Glenn Wilson 7 0 2+2 0 0+0 0 0+2 0 1+0 0
17 FW England John Akinde 29 1 7+18 1 0+2 0 0+1 0 1+0 0
18 DF Scotland John Dempster 10 1 6+1 1 0+1 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
20 DF England Charlie Wassmer 15 2 12+1 2 0+0 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
22 MF Wales Scott Neilson 35 3 11+19 3 0+3 0 0+1 0 0+1 0
23 FW England Tyrone Barnett 33 14 25+1 13 5+0 1 2+0 0 0+0 0
25 GK Scotland Scott Shearer 30 0 25+0 0 4+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
28 DF Jamaica Claude Davis 33 3 27+2 3 4+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
Players featured for Crawley but left before the end of the season:
10 FW England Wesley Thomas 7 1 2+3 1 0+0 0 0+1 0 0+1 0
9 FW England Matt Tubbs 31 18 23+1 12 4+0 5 2+0 1 1+0 0
Players on loan for Crawley Town who returned to their parent club:
26 DF England Tom Eastman 6 0 6+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
19 DF England Scott Griffiths 6 0 6+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
21 MF Wales Michael Doughty 18 2 2+14 1 0+2 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
29 FW England Jon-Paul Pittman 4 1 0+4 1 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
10 MF England Sanchez Watt 16 2 6+8 2 2+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
30 DF Scotland Warren Cummings 9 0 6+3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
31 MF Wales Lloyd James 6 0 6+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
39 FW England Leon Clarke 4 1 4+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
26 GK Republic of Ireland Rene Gilmartin 7 0 6+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
27 MF England Andy Drury 15 4 13+0 3 2+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
19 FW England Karl Hawley 4 0 1+3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
21 MF England Shaun Batt 5 0 2+3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0

Transfers[edit]

Awards[edit]

End of Season Awards Winner[38]
Player of the Year Dannie Bulman
Young Player of the Year Hope Akpan
Goal of the Season Scott Davies vs Torquay United
Best Individual Performance Michel Kuipers vs Crewe Alexandra

References[edit]

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  8. ^ "Griffiths joins Crawley on loan". BBC News. 8 September 2011. 
  9. ^ "Oxford's Pittman moves to Crawley". BBC News. 
  10. ^ "Eastman moves to Crawley on loan". BBC News. 13 September 2011. 
  11. ^ "Crawley complete double signing". BBC News. 15 September 2011. 
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  29. ^ "Davies rejoins Aldershot on loan". BBC News. 27 October 2011. 
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  31. ^ http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/15845383
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  38. ^ "Reds' end of season awards". Crawley Town F.C. 16 May 2012.