2016–17 Burton Albion F.C. season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Burton Albion
2016–17 season
ChairmanBen Robinson
ManagerNigel Clough
StadiumPirelli Stadium
Championship20th
FA CupThird Round
League CupSecond Round
Top goalscorerLeague: Jackson Irvine (10)
All: Jackson Irvine (10)
Highest home attendance6,746
Lowest home attendance3,725
Average home league attendance5,227[1]

The 2016–17 season was Burton Albion's 67th season in their history and first ever in the Championship after gaining promotion the previous season. Along with competing in the Championship, the club also participated in the FA Cup and EFL Cup. The club finished 20th in the league table, was knocked out the third round of the FA Cup[2] and knocked out of the second round of the EFL Cup.[3] The season covered the period from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017.

Statistics[edit]

As of 25 May 2017
No. Pos Nat Player Total Championship FA Cup League Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK Scotland Jon McLaughlin 45 0 43+0 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
2 DF Northern Ireland Tom Flanagan 33 0 23+8 0 1+0 0 0+1 0
3 DF England John Brayford 34 0 33+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
4 MF England John Mousinho 32 0 28+4 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
5 DF England Kyle McFadzean 34 1 29+2 1 1+0 0 2+0 0
6 DF England Ben Turner 39 0 38+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
7 MF Jamaica Lee Williamson 16 0 8+6 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
8 FW England Chris O'Grady 26 1 22+4 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
9 FW England Marvin Sordell 20 4 18+2 4 0+0 0 0+0 0
10 FW England Lucas Akins 43 6 31+9 6 0+1 0 1+1 0
11 MF England Lloyd Dyer 43 7 37+4 7 1+0 0 1+0 0
12 FW England Cauley Woodrow 13 4 10+3 4 0+0 0 0+0 0
13 GK England Stephen Bywater 6 0 3+2 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
14 DF Republic of Ireland Damien McCrory 19 0 12+5 0 0+0 0 2+0 0
15 MF England Tom Naylor 36 3 23+10 3 1+0 0 2+0 0
16 MF England Matt Palmer 39 1 31+5 1 1+0 0 0+2 0
18 MF England Will Miller 15 1 3+11 1 1+0 0 0+0 0
19 FW England Luke Varney 16 2 4+11 2 1+0 0 0+0 0
22 MF England Marcus Harness 13 0 0+10 0 1+0 0 1+1 0
24 MF Denmark Lasse Vigen Christensen 17 0 16+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
25 DF England Shaun Barker 5 0 0+5 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
28 MF England Michael Kightly 12 4 10+2 4 0+0 0 0+0 0
30 MF England Luke Murphy 20 1 18+1 1 0+1 0 0+0 0
36 MF Australia Jackson Irvine 43 10 40+1 10 0+0 0 2+0 0
Player(s) out on loan:
17 MF Republic of Ireland Callum Reilly 1 1 0+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 1
20 DF England Phil Edwards 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
21 MF England Ben Fox 2 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
Player(s) who left the club:
9 FW England Stuart Beavon 12 1 5+5 0 0+0 0 2+0 1
12 MF England Calum Butcher 3 1 0+1 0 0+0 0 2+0 1
12 FW Northern Ireland Jamie Ward 19 3 15+3 3 0+1 0 0+0 0
19 MF England Hamza Choudhury 15 0 6+7 0 0+0 0 2+0 0

Goals record[edit]

As of 25 May 2017
Rank No. Nat. Po. Name Championship FA Cup League Cup Total
1 36 Australia DM Jackson Irvine 10 0 0 10
2 11 England LW Lloyd Dyer 7 0 0 7
3 10 England CF Lucas Akins 6 0 0 6
4 12 England CF Cauley Woodrow 5 0 0 5
5 9 England CF Marvin Sordell 4 0 0 4
28 England LM Michael Kightly 4 0 0 4
7 12 Northern Ireland LW Jamie Ward 3 0 0 3
15 England CM Tom Naylor 3 0 0 3
9 19 England CF Luke Varney 2 0 0 2
11 5 England CB Kyle McFadzean 1 0 0 1
8 England CF Chris O'Grady 1 0 0 1
9 England CF Stuart Beavon 0 0 1 1
12 England DM Calum Butcher 0 0 1 1
16 England CM Matt Palmer 1 0 0 1
17 Republic of Ireland CM Callum Reilly 0 0 1 1
18 England AM Will Miller 1 0 0 1
30 England CM Luke Murphy 1 0 0 1
Total 48 0 3 51

Disciplinary Record[edit]

As of 25 May 2017
Rank No. Nat. Po. Name Championship FA Cup League Cup Total
Yellow card Yellow card Yellow-red card Red card Yellow card Yellow card Yellow-red card Red card Yellow card Yellow card Yellow-red card Red card Yellow card Yellow card Yellow-red card Red card
1 6 England CB Ben Turner 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
2 36 Australia DM Jackson Irvine 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0
3 15 England CM Tom Naylor 7 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0
4 3 England RB John Brayford 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
4 England CM John Mouisnho 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
6 2 Northern Ireland LB Tom Flanagan 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 0
5 England CB Kyle McFadzean 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
12 Northern Ireland LW Jamie Ward 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
9 8 England CF Chris O'Grady 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
10 10 England CF Lucas Akins 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
30 England CM Luke Murphy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
12 9 England CF Marvin Sordell 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
16 England CM Matt Palmer 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
19 England DM Hamza Choudhury 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0
19 England CF Luke Varney 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
16 1 Scotland GK John McLaughlin 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
7 Jamaica CM Lee Williamson 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
11 England LW Lloyd Dyer 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
14 Republic of Ireland CB Damien McCrory 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
24 Denmark CM Lasse Vigen Christensen 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
25 England CB Shaun Baker 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
28 England LW Michael Kightly 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Total 78 1 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 83 1 0

Transfers[edit]

In[edit]

Date from Position Nationality Name From Fee Ref.
1 July 2016 CB England Ben Turner Cardiff City Free transfer [4]
12 July 2016 CB England Kyle McFadzean Milton Keynes Dons Undisclosed [5]
15 July 2016 DM Australia Jackson Irvine Ross County £330,000 [6]
25 July 2016 CB Republic of Ireland Ryan Delaney Wexford Youths Free transfer [7]
25 July 2016 LM England Lloyd Dyer Burnley Free transfer [7]
25 July 2016 CM Jamaica Lee Williamson Blackburn Rovers Free transfer [7]
25 August 2016 GK England Harry Campbell Bolton Wanderers Free transfer [8]
26 August 2016 DF England Shaun Barker Derby County Free transfer [9]
1 January 2017 CF England Marvin Sordell Coventry City Free transfer [10]
4 January 2017 LW England Luke Varney Ipswich Town Free transfer [11]

Out[edit]

Date from Position Nationality Name To Fee Ref.
1 July 2016 RW England Sam Austin Kidderminster Harriers [a] Released [13]
1 July 2016 LB Australia Shane Cansdell-Sherriff Manly United [b] Released [13]
1 July 2016 CB England Darius Charles AFC Wimbledon Free transfer [15]
1 July 2016 GK England Dean Lyness Blackpool [c] Released [13]
1 July 2016 CB Republic of Ireland Anthony O'Connor Aberdeen Mutual consent [17]
1 July 2016 RM England Mark Shelton Ilkeston [d] Released [13]
1 July 2016 CB England Liam Slade North Ferriby United [e] Released [13]
1 July 2016 CB England George Taft Mansfield Town Free transfer [20]
1 July 2016 CF Germany Timmy Thiele Carl Zeiss Jena [f] Released [13]
1 July 2016 CM Northern Ireland Robbie Weir Leyton Orient [g] Released [13]
26 July 2016 CM England Nathan Ferguson Port Vale Free transfer [23]
25 August 2016 DM England Calum Butcher Millwall Undisclosed [24]
1 January 2017 CF England Stuart Beavon Coventry City Free transfer [10]
  1. ^ Following Sam Austin being released, he later signed for Kidderminster Harriers.[12]
  2. ^ Following Shane Cansdell-Sherriff being released, he later signed for Manly United.[14]
  3. ^ Following Dean Lyness being released, he later signed for Blackpool.[16]
  4. ^ Following Mark Shelton being released, he later signed for Ilkeston.[18]
  5. ^ Following Liam Slade being released, he later signed for North Ferriby United.[19]
  6. ^ Following Timmy Thiele being released, he later signed for Carl Zeiss Jena.[21]
  7. ^ Following Robbie Weir being released, he later signed for Leyton Orient.[22]

Loans in[edit]

Date from Position Nationality Name From Date until Ref.
16 July 2016 CF England Chris O'Grady Brighton & Hove Albion End of Season [25]
6 August 2016 DM England Hamza Choudhury Leicester City End of Season [26]
19 August 2016 RB England John Brayford Sheffield United End of Season [27]
25 August 2016 AM England William Miller Tottenham Hotspur End of Season [a] [8]
31 August 2016 LW Northern Ireland Jamie Ward Nottingham Forest 20 January 2017 [b] [30]
6 January 2017 CM England Luke Murphy Leeds United End of Season [31]
27 January 2017 CM Denmark Lasse Vigen Christensen Fulham End of Season [32]
27 January 2017 CF England Cauley Woodrow Fulham End of Season [32]
31 January 2017 LW England Michael Kightly Burnley End of Season [33]
  1. ^ On 5 January 2017, William Miller's loan from Tottenham Hotspur was extended until the end of the season.[28]
  2. ^ On 20 January 2017, Jamie Ward's season-long loan was terminated.[29]

Loans out[edit]

Date from Position Nationality Name To Date until Ref.
1 July 2016 GK England Sam Hornby Kidderminster Harriers End of Season [34]
19 August 2016 RB England Phil Edwards Oxford United End of Season [35]
21 October 2016 DF England Charlie Gatter Spalding United 19 November 2016 [36]
1 January 2017 CM Republic of Ireland Callum Reilly Coventry City End of Season [10]

Competitions[edit]

Pre-season friendlies[edit]

Championship[edit]

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
18 Queens Park Rangers 46 15 8 23 52 66 −14 53
19 Birmingham City 46 13 14 19 45 64 −19 53
20 Burton Albion 46 13 13 20 49 63 −14 52
21 Nottingham Forest 46 14 9 23 62 72 −10 51
22 Blackburn Rovers (R) 46 12 15 19 53 65 −12 51 Relegation to EFL League One
Source: English Football League, Soccerway
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored; 4) Points in head-to-head matches; 5) Goal difference in head-to-head matches; 6) Goals scored in head-to-head matches; 7) Play-off.
(R) Relegated.

Matches[edit]

FA Cup[edit]

EFL Cup[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Championship Attendance Figures 2016-17". soccerstats.com. Archived from the original on 2016-05-12. Retrieved 2017-05-23.
  2. ^ "Watford 2 Burton Albion 0, FA Cup: Pressure eases on Walter Mazzarri as hosts ease into fourth round". The Telegraph. Retrieved 2017-06-10.
  3. ^ Ames, Nick (2016-08-23). "Burton Albion 0-5 Liverpool: EFL Cup second round – as it happened". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 2017-06-10.
  4. ^ "Clough Brings In First Summer Signing". Burton Albion Official Site. 23 June 2016. Retrieved 23 June 2016.
  5. ^ "Brewers Sign Defender In Record Deal". Burton Albion Official Site. 12 July 2016. Retrieved 12 July 2016.
  6. ^ "Brewers Break Transfer Record To Bring In Irvine". Burton Albion Official Site. 15 July 2016. Retrieved 15 July 2016.
  7. ^ a b c "Brewers Confirm Three More Additions To Nigel Clough's Squad". Burton Albion Official Site. 25 July 2016. Retrieved 26 July 2016.
  8. ^ a b "Miller Joins Brewers On-Loan From Spurs". Burton Albion Official Site. 25 August 2016. Retrieved 25 August 2016.
  9. ^ "Shaun Barker registered to play tonight". Burton Albion Official Site. 26 August 2016. Retrieved 26 August 2016.
  10. ^ a b c "Brewers Sign Striker As Transfer Window Opens". Burton Albion Official Site. 1 January 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2017.
  11. ^ "Brewers Sign Luke Varney On An 18-Month Deal". Burton Albion Official Site. 4 January 2017. Retrieved 4 January 2017.
  12. ^ "Striker and winger sign on board with Kidderminster Harriers". Kidderminster Harriers Official Site. 15 June 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  13. ^ a b c d e f g "Nigel Clough Announces Plans For His Championship Squad". Burton Albion Official Site. 16 May 2016. Retrieved 16 May 2016.
  14. ^ "Former Burton Albion defender Shane Cansdell-Sherriff signs for Australian side Manly United". Burton Mail. 13 July 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  15. ^ "Darius Charles Joins AFC Wimbledon". Burton Albion Official Site. 31 May 2016. Retrieved 31 May 2016.
  16. ^ "Lyness joins Blackpool on free transfer". BBC. 31 August 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016.
  17. ^ "Defender O'Connor Leaves Brewers". Burton Albion Official Site. 26 June 2016. Retrieved 27 June 2016.
  18. ^ "Ilkeston sign midfielder Shelton from Burton Albion". Ilkeston Advertiser. 9 June 2016. Retrieved 4 September 2016.
  19. ^ "Delighted to announce the signing on ex-Burton Albion Defender, Liam Slade". Twitter. 7 August 2016. Retrieved 4 September 2016.
  20. ^ "George Taft Joins Mansfield Town". Burton Albion Official Site. 26 May 2016. Retrieved 26 May 2016.
  21. ^ "Carl Zeiss Jena verpflichtet Timmy Thiele". FuPa. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  22. ^ "Leyton Orient sign midfielder Weir". BBC. 6 June 2016. Retrieved 6 June 2016.
  23. ^ "Midfielder Joins Port Vale". Burton Albion Official Site. 26 July 2016. Retrieved 27 July 2016.
  24. ^ "Calum Butcher Agrees Permanent Move". Burton Albion Official Site. 25 August 2016. Retrieved 25 August 2016.
  25. ^ "Brewers Sign Striker On Loan". Burton Albion Official Site. 16 July 2016. Retrieved 16 July 2016.
  26. ^ "Hamza Choudhury Re-Signs On Loan". Burton Albion Official Site. 6 August 2016. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  27. ^ "John Brayford Joins Burton Albion On Loan". Burton Albion Official Site. 19 August 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  28. ^ "Miller Loan Extended Until The End Of The Season". Burton Albion Official Site. 5 January 2017. Retrieved 6 January 2017.
  29. ^ "Jamie Ward Has Returned To Nottingham Forest". Burton Albion Official Site. 20 January 2017. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  30. ^ "Jamie Ward Joins Burton Albion". Burton Albion Official Site. 31 August 2016. Retrieved 1 September 2016.
  31. ^ "Brewers Make Third January Signing". Burton Albion Official Site. 6 January 2017. Retrieved 6 January 2017.
  32. ^ a b "Brewers Make Double Swoop For Fulham Pair". Burton Albion Official Site. 27 January 2017. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  33. ^ "Brewers Make Deadline Day Signing". Burnley Official Site. 31 January 2017. Retrieved 1 February 2017.
  34. ^ "Goalkeeper Sam Hornby signs long-term loan from Burton Albion". Kidderminster Harriers Official Site. 27 June 2016. Archived from the original on 26 August 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  35. ^ "Phil Edwards Moves Out On Loan". Burton Albion Official Site. 19 August 2016. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  36. ^ "Young Brewer Moves Out On Loan". Burton Albion Official Site. 21 October 2016. Retrieved 21 October 2016.