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Premier League 1996-97 Overview

League Table

TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CManchester UnitedMan Utd382112576443275
2Newcastle UnitedNewcastle381911873403368
3Arsenal381911862323068
4Liverpool381911862372568
5Aston Villa3817101147341361
6Chelsea381611115855359
7Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds38141595051-157
8MK Dons381511124946356
9Leicester CityLeicester381211154654-847
10Tottenham HotspurSpurs38137184451-746
11Leeds UnitedLeeds381113142838-1046
12Derby CountyDerby381113144558-1346
13Blackburn RoversBlackburn38915144243-142
14West Ham UnitedWest Ham381012163948-942
15Everton381012164457-1342
16Southampton381011175056-641
17Coventry CityCoventry38914153854-1641
RSunderland381010183553-1840
RMiddlesbrough381012165160-939
RNottingham ForestNott'm Forest38616163159-2834

Best Defence

TeamGoals againstAvg per gameClean Sheets
1Arsenal320.8416
2Aston Villa340.8919
3Liverpool370.9712
4Leeds381.0020
5Newcastle401.0512
6Blackburn431.1311
7Man Utd441.1615
8MK Dons461.2111
9West Ham481.2610
10Sheff Weds511.3410
11Spurs511.3413
12Sunderland531.3911
13Coventry541.429
14Leicester541.429
15Chelsea551.459
16Southampton561.4710
17Everton571.5010
18Derby581.537
19Nott'm Forest591.558
20Middlesbrough601.586

Best Attack

TeamGoals scoredAvg per gameTop scorer
1Man Utd762.00Gunnar Solskjaer
2Newcastle731.92Shearer
3Arsenal621.63Wright
4Liverpool621.63Fowler
5Chelsea581.53Vialli
6Middlesbrough511.34Ravanelli
7Sheff Weds501.32Booth
8Southampton501.32Le Tissier
9MK Dons491.29Ekoku
10Aston Villa471.24Yorke
11Leicester461.21Claridge
12Derby451.18Sturridge
13Everton441.16Ferguson
14Spurs441.16Sheringham
15Blackburn421.11Gallacher
16West Ham391.03Kitson
17Coventry381.00Dublin
18Sunderland350.92Russell
19Nott'm Forest310.82Campbell
20Leeds280.74Deane

Top Scorers

Player
Goals
1
Last Goal: vs. Nottingham Forest (H, May 11, 1997)
Braces: 3, Hat-tricks: 1
25
2
Last Goal: vs. Derby County (A, May 11, 1997)
Braces: 2, Hat-tricks: 1
22
3
Last Goal: vs. Sunderland (A, Apr 13, 1997)
Braces: 2, Hat-tricks: 0, Quadruples: 1
18
3
Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer prior to kick-off against Newcastle in their FA Cup third round match on January 4, 2013
Last Goal: vs. West Ham United (H, May 11, 1997)
Braces: 3, Hat-tricks: 0
18
5
Last Goal: vs. Tottenham Hotspur (H, Apr 19, 1997)
Braces: 2, Hat-tricks: 1
17
6
Last Goal: vs. Nottingham Forest (H, May 11, 1997)
Braces: 4, Hat-tricks: 0
16
6
Ajaccio's Italian coach Fabrizio Ravanelli looks on during the French L1 football match Guingamp vs Ajaccio on October 26, 2013
Last Goal: vs. Aston Villa (H, May 3, 1997)
Braces: 2, Hat-tricks: 2
16
8
Last Goal: vs. Tottenham Hotspur (A, May 11, 1997)
Braces: 1, Hat-tricks: 0
13
9
Last Goal: vs. Derby County (A, May 11, 1997)
Braces: 1, Hat-tricks: 0
12
9
Last Goal: vs. Blackburn Rovers (A, May 11, 1997)
Braces: 0, Hat-tricks: 0
12