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2015–16 Leeds United F.C. season

 

2015–16 Leeds United F.C. season

Leeds United
2015–16 season
Chairman Massimo Cellino
Head Coach Uwe Rösler
(until 19 October 2015)[1]
Steve Evans
Stadium Elland Road
Championship 18th
FA Cup Third round
League Cup First round
(knocked out by Doncaster Rovers)
Top goalscorer League: Chris Wood (5)
All: Chris Wood (5)
Highest home attendance 27,672 vs Burnley
(8 August 2015, Championship)
Lowest home attendance 19,666 vs Blackburn Rovers
(29 October 2015, Championship)
Average home league attendance 23,387

The 2015–16 season is Leeds United's 6th consecutive season in the Championship.[2] Along with competing in the Championship, the club will also participate in the FA Cup and League Cup. The season covers the period from 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016.

Contents

  • Events 1
    • May 1.1
    • June 1.2
    • July 1.3
    • August 1.4
    • September 1.5
    • October 1.6
  • First team squad 2
  • Transfers 3
    • In 3.1
    • Loans in 3.2
    • Loans out 3.3
    • Transfers out 3.4
    • New contracts 3.5
  • Club 4
    • Kit 4.1
    • Club officials 4.2
    • First team coaching staff 4.3
    • Other information 4.4
  • Competitions 5
    • Overall summary 5.1
    • Pre-season friendlies 5.2
    • Championship 5.3
      • League table 5.3.1
      • Results summary 5.3.2
      • Results by matchday 5.3.3
      • Matches 5.3.4
    • League Cup 5.4
    • Matchday squads 5.5
      • Championship line-ups 5.5.1
      • FA Cup line-ups 5.5.2
      • League Cup line-ups 5.5.3
  • Squad statistics 6
    • Appearances and goals 6.1
    • Top scorers 6.2
    • Disciplinary record 6.3
      • Suspensions served 6.3.1
    • Formations 6.4
    • Captains 6.5
  • References 7

Events

This is a list of the significant events to occur at the club during the 2014–15 season, presented in chronological order, starting on 2 May 2015 and ending on the final day of the club's final match in the 2015–16 season. This list does not include transfers or new contracts, which are listed in the transfers section below, or match results, which are in the results section.

May

  • 7 May: Massimo Cellino has been granted Football League permission to return to the club’s board, taking up the role as Leeds United chairman with immediate effect after passing the League’s Owners and Directors Test.[3]
  • 11 May: Adam Pearson returns to the club as executive director, to assist Massimo Cellino.[4]
  • 12 May: The Financial Fair Play transfer embargo imposed upon the club in December is lifted for the 2015 summer transfer window, with no club now under no restrictions in relation to buying or selling players.[5]
  • 20 May: Uwe Rösler is named as the club's new head coach on a two-year deal.[6]

June

  • 3 June: Rob Kelly is named assistant head coach, penning a two-year deal.[7]
  • 9 June: Richard Hartis becomes the club's new goalkeeping coach. As a result of this move, Neil Sullivan returned to his previous role the Academy, coaching the Under-21s and U18s.[8]
  • 15 June: Martyn Glover joins the club from West Ham United as the new head of recruitment. The club also confirmed that Stuart Hayton had joined the previous week from Liverpool as the new club secretary.[9]
  • 16 June: The club announce a five-year deal with Italian sportswear giants Kappa to become the club’s new kit provider from the 2015/16 season onwards.[10]
  • 24 June: The club reach a mutual agreement with Nicola Salerno for him to depart from his role as Sporting Director.[11]

July

  • 2 July: Julian Darby joins the backroom staff as a first-team coach.[12]
  • 13 July: Leeds re-purchase the catering and beverage rights for Elland Road and the Centenary Pavilion, ending a period where it had been outsourced after being sold in June 2012.[13]
  • 13 July: Global Autocare are announced as the club’s official South Stand Sponsor and Vehicle Partner for the next three years in a record-breaking partnership.[14]
  • 16 July: Neil Redfearn resigns from academy position, claiming the club made his position "untenable".[15]

August

  • 4 August: Sol Bamba is named as the club's captain for the 2015/16 season.[16]
  • 21 August: The club announce a partnership with bookmakers CORAL, who will become the club’s official betting and gaming partner, as well as sponsoring the North East Corner Stand of Elland Road.[17]

September

October

  • 19 October: Uwe Rösler and the club part ways, with Rösler departing from his position as head coach.[1] Assistant manager Rob Kelly and first-team coach Julian Darby have been placed on gardening leave.[20]
    Steve Evans is appointed as head coach, on a rolling contract until 30 June 2016, with Paul Raynor joining as assistant coach.[21]

First team squad

N
P
Nat.
Name
Age
Since
App
Goals
Ends
Transfer fee
Notes
1 GK Silvestri, MarcoMarco Silvestri 25 2014 58 0 2018 £450,000
2 DF Byram, SamSam Byram 22 2012 133 7 2016 Youth system
3 DF Bamba, SolSol Bamba 31 2015 (Winter) 33 1 2017 £1,000,000 Club Captain
4 DF Wootton, ScottScott Wootton 24 2013 53 1 2017 £1,000,000
5 DF Bellusci, GiuseppeGiuseppe Bellusci 26 2014 35 2 2018 £1,600,000
6 DF Cooper, LiamLiam Cooper 24 2014 43 2 2017 £600,000
7 FW Antenucci, MircoMirco Antenucci 31 2014 52 14 2016 £440,000
8 MF Murphy, LukeLuke Murphy 26 2013 84 6 2019 £1,000,000
9 FW Wood, ChrisChris Wood 24 2015 14 5 2019 £3,000,000
10 MF Mowatt, AlexAlex Mowatt 21 2013 83 10 2017 Youth system
11 FW Doukara, SouleymaneSouleymane Doukara 24 2014 32 7 2017 £1,500,000
14 MF Bianchi, TommasoTommaso Bianchi 27 2014 26 0 2018 £500,000
15 MF Dallas, StuartStuart Dallas 25 2015 15 0 2018 £1,300,000
19 FW Erwin, LeeLee Erwin 22 2015 0 0 2018 Free On loan to Bury
20 FW Botaka, JordanJordan Botaka 22 2015 5 0 2017 £1,000,000
21 DF Taylor, CharlieCharlie Taylor 22 2011 40 3 2017 Youth system
22 GK Turnbull, RossRoss Turnbull 31 2015 1 0 2017 Free
23 MF Cook, LewisLewis Cook 19 2014 50 1 2017 Youth system
24 MF Adeyemi, TomTom Adeyemi 24 2015 13 1 2016 Loan On loan from Cardiff City
25 MF Buckley, WillWill Buckley 26 2015 4 0 Jan 2016 Loan On loan from Sunderland
27 MF Phillips, KalvinKalvin Phillips 20 2014 7 1 2017 Youth system
28 DF Berardi, GaetanoGaetano Berardi 27 2014 38 0 2018 £250,000
29 MF Sloth, CasperCasper Sloth 24 2014 14 0 2017 £600,000
30 GK Horton, CharlieCharlie Horton 21 2015 0 0 2017 Free
MF Dawson, ChrisChris Dawson 21 2012 4 0 2016 Youth system
  • Last updated: 29 October 2015
  • Source: WorldHeritage players' articles, Leeds United, Sky Sports
  • Ordered by Squad Number.

Appearances (starts and substitute appearances) and goals include those in the Championship (and playoffs), League One (and playoffs), FA Cup, League Cup and Football League Trophy.

Transfers

In

N
P
Name
EU
Country
Age
Type
Moving from
Transfer
window
Ends
Transfer
fee
Source
30 GK Charlie Horton EU
20 Transfer Cardiff City Summer 2017 Free [22]
19 FW Lee Erwin EU 21 Transfer Motherwell Summer 2018 Free [23]
3 DF Sol Bamba EU
30 Transfer Palermo Summer 2017 £1,000,000 [24]
9 FW Chris Wood Non-EU 23 Transfer Leicester City Summer 2019 £3,000,000 [25][26]
22 GK Ross Turnbull EU 30 Transfer Barnsley Summer 2017 Free [27]
15 MF Stuart Dallas EU 24 Transfer Brentford Summer 2018 £1,300,000 [28]
20 FW Jordan Botaka EU
22 Transfer Excelsior Summer 2017 £1,000,000 [29]

Loans in

No.
P
Name
Country
Age
Loan club
Started
Ended
Start source
End source
24 MF Tom Adeyemi 24 Cardiff City 14 July 31 May [30]
25 MF Will Buckley 26 Sunderland 2 Oct 2 Jan [31][32]

Sources: For loan start source see "Start source". For loan end source see "End source".
EU = if holds or not a European Union passport; Country: when 2 flags, 1st flag = country that plays for internationally, 2nd flag = country of birth; No. = number on jersey; P = Position (for position name, pause mouse pointer on abbreviation); Name = Name on jersey (for more extensive name, pause mouse pointer on name); In/Out = In: The player came in on loan, Out: The player went out on loan; Loan club = the club that the player moved on loan to or the club that the player came from on loan; Started = the date when the player's loan started; Ended = the date when the player's loan ended.

Loans out

No.
P
Name
Country
Age
Loan club
Started
Ended
Start source
End source
19 FW Lee Erwin 21 Bury 9 Oct 6 Nov [33]

Sources: For loan start source see "Start source". For loan end source see "End source".
EU = if holds or not a European Union passport; Country: when 2 flags, 1st flag = country that plays for internationally, 2nd flag = country of birth; No. = number on jersey; P = Position (for position name, pause mouse pointer on abbreviation); Name = Name on jersey (for more extensive name, pause mouse pointer on name); In/Out = In: The player came in on loan, Out: The player went out on loan; Loan club = the club that the player moved on loan to or the club that the player came from on loan; Started = the date when the player's loan started; Ended = the date when the player's loan ended.

Transfers out

N
P
Name
Country
Age
Type
Moving to
Transfer
window
Transfer
fee
Apps
Goals
Source
GK Daniel Atkinson 19 Released Guiseley Summer Free 0 0 [34][35]
DF Isaac Assenso 18 Released Scunthorpe United Summer Free 0 0 [34][36]
4 MF Rodolph Austin 30 Released Brøndby IF Summer Free 112 10 [34]
DF Luke Booker 19 Released Summer Free 0 0 [34][37]
DF Afolabi Coker 19 Released Norwich City Summer Free 0 0 [34][38]
30 GK Alex Cairns 22 Released Chesterfield Summer Free 1 0 [34][39]
13 GK Stuart Taylor 34 Released Summer Free 5 0 [34]
22 MF Zac Thompson 22 Released Guiseley Summer Free 12 0 [34][35]
18 MF Michael Tonge 32 Released Stevenage Summer Free 76 5 [34][40]
11 MF Aidy White
23 Released Rotherham United Summer Free 111 2 [34][41]
8 FW Billy Sharp 29 Transfer Sheffield United Summer £500,000 35 5 [42]
20 FW Steve Morison
31 Transfer Millwall Summer Free 42 5 [43]
FW Nicky Ajose
23 Contract termination Swindon Town Summer Free 4 0 [44][45]

EU = if holds or not a European Union passport; Country: when 2 flags, 1st flag = country that plays for internationally, 2nd flag = country of birth; N = number on jersey; P = Position (for position name, pause mouse pointer on abbreviation); Name = Name on jersey (for more extensive name, pause mouse pointer on name); Age = age on the day of the signing; Moving from = only indicate the club the player was playing before start playing for this club in this season, for the type of the moving see Status column; Moving to = only indicates the club the player is going to play next, for the type of the moving see Status column; Ends = when the player's current contract ends; n/a = Not applicable.

New contracts

N
P
Nat.
Name
Age
Status
Contract length
Expiry date
Source
23 MF Cook, LewisLewis Cook 19 Signed 2 years June 2017 [46]
DF Coyle, LewieLewie Coyle 20 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][47]
DF Denton, TylerTyler Denton 20 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][48]
GK Grimes, EricEric Grimes 21 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][49]
39 FW Parkin, LukeLuke Parkin 20 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][50]
40 MF Phillips, KalvinKalvin Phillips 20 Signed 2 years June 2017 [34][51]
36 MF Purver, AlexAlex Purver 20 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][52]
DF Skelton, JakeJake Skelton 20 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][53]
28 FW Walters, LewisLewis Walters 21 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][54]
MF Lyman, TomTom Lyman 19 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][55]
FW Mulhern, FrankFrank Mulhern 19 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][55]
GK Peacock-Farrell, BaileyBailey Peacock-Farrell 19 Signed 1 year June 2016 [34][55]
7 MF Murphy, LukeLuke Murphy 26 Signed 4 years June 2019 [56]
28 DF Berardi, GaetanoGaetano Berardi 27 Signed 3 years June 2018 [57]

Last updated:

Club

Kit

Supplier: Kappa

Home
Away

Source: Home, Away

Club officials

Owners Eleonora Sport Limited (75% shares)
UK Investments Company Limited (21.43%)
Leeds City Holdings Limited (3.57% shares)[58]
Patron Patricia Lascelles, The Countess of Harewood
Chairman Massimo Cellino
Vice Chairman -class="odd" style="background:#EEEEEE;" Director Edoardo CellinoV
Chief Executive Officer Vacant
Director Jinesh Patel
Director Daniel Arty
Director Ercole Cellino
Director Edoardo Cellino
Director Giampaolo Caboni
Director Salem Patel

Last updated: 2 May 2013
Source: Leeds United Season Official Handbook 2012/13
Includes staff currently registered with club only.

First team coaching staff

Position Staff
Head Coach Steve Evans
Assistant Head Coach Paul Raynor
Head of Recruitment Martyn Glover
First Team Goalkeeper Coach Richard Hartis
Strength & Conditioning Coach Matt Pears
Head Physio Harvey Sharman
Assistant Physio Marc Czuczman
Performance Analyst Alex Davies
Club Masseur Campbell Watt
Kit Man Chris Beasley
Assistant Kit Man Richard Murray

Last updated: 24 June 2015
Source: Leeds United A.F.C. 2013/14 Season Official Handbook

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Other information

Mascot Lucas the Kop Cat
Ground (capacity and dimensions) Elland Road (39,460 / 105x68m)

Last updated: 28 April 2012
Source: Leeds United

Competitions

Overall summary

Competition Started round Current
position / round
Final
position / round
First match Last match
2015–16 Championship 18th 8 August 2015 7 May 2016
League Cup First round First round 13 August 2015 13 August 2015
FA Cup Third Round January 2016

Last updated: 29 October 2015
Source: Competitions

Pre-season friendlies

Leeds confirmed pre-season fixtures against Athletic Bilbao and Hoffenheim on 28 May 2015.[59] The game originally scheduled against Athletic Bilbao was changed to Eintracht Frankfurt, due to the Spanish side’s commitments in the Europa League qualifiers.[60] The club confirmed games against local sides Harrogate Town and York City on 12 June 2015.[61] On 22 June, the final game of Leeds' pre season was added, with Everton visiting Elland Road.[62]

Championship

League table

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
17 Nottingham Forest 14 3 5 6 11 15 −4 14
18 Preston North End 14 2 7 5 10 13 −3 13
19 Leeds United 14 2 7 5 12 19 −7 13
20 Milton Keynes Dons 14 3 2 9 12 21 −9 11
21 Bristol City 14 2 5 7 16 26 −10 11
Updated to match(es) played on 31 October 2015. Source: BBC Sport
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored

Results summary

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
14 2 7 5 12 19 −7 13 0 3 4 4 10 −6 2 4 1 8 9 −1

Last updated: 29 October 2015.
Source: The Football League

Results by matchday

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 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46
Ground H A A H A H H A A H H A A H H A H A H A A H A H H A A H A H H A H A H A A H A H A H H A H A
Result D D D D W D L W L L L D D L
Position 13 16 15 15 10 11 14 10 14 16 18 18 17 18

Last updated: 29 October 2015.
Source: Matches
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D=Draw; L = Loss; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Matches

On 17 June 2015, the fixtures for the forthcoming season were announced.[63]

League Cup

Leeds were drawn away to Doncaster Rovers in the first round, on 16 June 2015.[64]

Matchday squads

Championship line-ups

Date Opposition V Score Result 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
08/08/15 Burnley H 1–1 D Silvestri Berardi Taylor Adeyemi Bellusci Bamba Byram Cook3 Wood Mowatt2 Dallas1 Antenucci1 Doukara2 Wootton3 Turnbull Cooper Erwin Phillips
16/08/15 Reading A 0–0 D Silvestri Berardi Taylor Adeyemi Bamba Cooper Byram Phillips1 Wood Mowatt2 Dallas Murphy1 Antenucci2 Turnbull Wootton Bellusci Doukara Erwin
19/08/15 Bristol City A 2–2 D Silvestri Wootton Taylor Adeyemi Bellusci Bamba Byram2 Phillips Wood Antenucci1 Dallas Mowatt1 Berardi2 Turnbull Cooper Murphy Doukara Erwin
22/08/15 Sheffield Wednesday H 1–1 D Silvestri Berardi Taylor Adeyemi Bamba Cooper Byram1 Phillips2 Wood Antenucci Dallas3 Mowatt1 Murphy2 Doukara3 Turnbull Wootton Bellusci Erwin
29/08/15 Derby County A 1–2 W Silvestri Berardi Taylor Adeyemi Bamba Cooper Byram1 Cook Wood Mowatt2 Dallas Murphy1 Antenucci2 Turnbull Wootton Bellusci Doukara Phillips
12/09/15 Brentford H 1–1 D Silvestri Berardi Taylor Adeyemi2 Bamba Cooper Byram Cook Wood Mowatt1 Dallas Antenucci1 Murphy2 Turnbull Wootton Bellusci Doukara Phillips
15/09/15 Ipswich Town H 0–1 L Silvestri Berardi Taylor Adeyemi2 Bamba Cooper Dallas1 Murphy Wood Antenucci Cook Byram1 Mowatt2 Turnbull Wootton Bellusci Doukara Phillips
19/09/15 Milton Keynes Dons A 1–2 W Silvestri Wootton Taylor Murphy Bamba Cooper Byram2 Cook Wood Mowatt1 Dallas3 Adeyemi1 Antenucci2 Bellusci3 Turnbull Botaka Phillips Berardi
27/09/15 Middlesbrough A 3–0 L Silvestri Berardi Taylor Adeyemi Bellusci Bamba Botaka1 Cook Antenucci Mowatt Dallas2 Doukara1 Murphy2 Turnbull Byram Wootton Cooper Phillips
03/10/15 Birmingham City H 0–2 L Silvestri Berardi3 Taylor Murphy Bamba Cooper Buckley1 Cook Wood Mowatt2 Dallas Botaka1 Antenucci2 Byram3 Turnbull Wootton Bellusci Adeyemi
17/10/15 Brighton & Hove Albion H 1–2 L Silvestri Wootton Berardi Adeyemi Bamba Cooper Botaka3 Cook Wood Mowatt2 Dallas1 Buckley1 Antenucci2 Byram3 Horton Bellusci Murphy Phillips
21/10/15 Fulham A 1–1 D Silvestri Byram Berardi Adeyemi Bamba Cooper Dallas3 Murphy1 Wood2 Antenucci Cook Botaka1 Buckley2 Phillips3 Horton Wootton Bellusci Mowatt
24/10/15 Bolton Wanderers A 1–1 D Silvestri Byram Berardi Adeyemi Bamba Cooper Dallas2 Murphy1 Wood Antenucci Cook3 Mowatt1 Buckley2 Phillips3 Horton Wootton Bellusci Doukara
29/10/15 Blackburn Rovers H 0–2 L Silvestri Byram Berardi Adeyemi1 Bamba Cooper Dallas Murphy Wood2 Antenucci Cook3 Botaka1 Doukara2 Mowatt3 Horton Wootton Bellusci Buckley
03/11/15 Cardiff City H X–X X

1 1st Substitution, 2 2nd Substitution, 3 3rd Substitution.

FA Cup line-ups

Date Opposition V Score Result 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18

1 1st Substitution, 2 2nd Substitution, 3 3rd Substitution.

League Cup line-ups

Date Opposition V Score Result 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
13/08/14 Doncaster Rovers A 1–1 (4-2 p.) L Turnbull Berardi Taylor Wootton Bellusci Cooper Doukara1 Cook Antenucci Mowatt3 Dallas2 Murphy1 Wood2 Byram3 Silvestri Bamba Erwin Phillips

1 1st Substitution, 2 2nd Substitution, 3 3rd Substitution.

Squad statistics

Appearances and goals

As of 29 October 2015
No. Pos Nat Player Total Championship FA Cup League Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK Marco Silvestri 14 0 14+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
2 DF Sam Byram 14 0 10+3 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
3 DF Sol Bamba 14 0 14+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
4 DF Scott Wootton 5 0 3+1 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
5 DF Giuseppe Bellusci 5 0 3+1 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
6 DF Liam Cooper 12 1 11+0 1 0+0 0 1+0 0
7 FW Mirco Antenucci 15 4 7+7 4 0+0 0 1+0 0
8 MF Luke Murphy 12 0 6+5 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
9 FW Chris Wood 14 4 13+0 4 0+0 0 0+1 0
10 MF Alex Mowatt 14 0 8+5 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
11 FW Souleymane Doukara 5 0 0+4 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
14 MF Tommaso Bianchi 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
15 MF Stuart Dallas 15 0 14+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
20 FW Jordan Botaka 5 0 2+3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
21 DF Charlie Taylor 11 1 10+0 1 0+0 0 1+0 0
22 GK Ross Turnbull 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
23 MF Lewis Cook 12 1 11+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 1
24 MF Tom Adeyemi (On loan from Cardiff City) 13 1 12+1 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
25 MF Will Buckley (On loan from Sunderland) 4 0 1+3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
27 MF Kalvin Phillips 5 0 3+2 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
28 DF Gaetano Berardi 14 0 12+1 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
29 MF Casper Sloth 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
30 GK Charlie Horton 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Chris Dawson 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
Players currently out on loan:
19 FW Lee Erwin (On loan to Bury) 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
  • Source:

Source: Sky Sports

Top scorers

Place Position Nationality Number Name Championship FA Cup League Cup Total
1 FW 9 Chris Wood 5 0 0 5
2 FW 7 Mirco Antenucci 4 0 0 4
3 MF 24 Tom Adeyemi 1 0 0 1
MF 23 Lewis Cook 0 0 1 1
DF 6 Liam Cooper 1 0 0 1
DF 21 Charlie Taylor 1 0 0 1
TOTALS 12 0 1 13

Disciplinary record

Last Updated: 29 October 2015
Nation Name
Lewis Cook 3 1
Sol Bamba 5 0
Sam Byram 3 0
Tom Adeyemi 2 0
Mirco Antenucci 2 0
Liam Cooper 2 0
Scott Wootton 2 0
Gaetano Berardi 1 0
Lewis Cook 1 0
Stuart Dallas 1 0
Luke Murphy 1 0
Kalvin Phillips 1 0
Chris Wood 1 0

Suspensions served

As of 29 October 2015
Date Matches Missed Player Reason Opponents Missed
13 August 2015 3 Lewis Cook vs Doncaster (LC) Reading (A), Bristol City (A), Sheffield Wednesday (H)[65]
29 October 2015 1 Sol Bamba vs Blackburn (H) Cardiff (H)

Formations

Last Updated: 29 October 2015
Pos. Formation Used
1 4-3-3 9
2 4-2-2-2 3
4-4-2 3

Captains

No. P Name Country No. games Notes
3 DF Sol Bamba
14 Club Captain
6 DF Liam Cooper
1

Last updated: 29 October 2015
Source: Competitive match reports.
Competitive matches only
Matches started as captain only
Country: FIFA nationality; No.: Squad number; P: Position; Name: Player name; No. Games: Number of games started as captain.

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