Brian Little

Full name: Brian Little
Birthdate: 25.11.1953
Birthplace: Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Joined from: Darlington
Nationality: England
Honours: First Division play-off winners: 1993-94
Other clubs as manager: Wolverhampton Wanderers, Darlington, Aston Villa, Stoke City, West Bromwich Albion, Hull City, Tranmere Rovers, Wrexham, Gainsborough Trinity
Serving Period: 30.05.1991 - 22.11.1994
Games: 188
Wins: 81
Draws: 44
Losses: 63
Competition Total Won Draw Lost F A Win %
League 152 66 37 49 219 204 43.42%
FA Cup 5 1 1 3 6 9 20%
League Cup 12 5 1 6 18 22 41.67%
Europe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Other 19 9 5 5 36 26 47.37%
All matches 188 81 44 63 279 261 43.09%
All matches(188)
Date Competition Opposition Result Pos Stadium
117.08.1991Division Two (old) Swindon Town (A)0 - 016County Ground
221.08.1991League Cup 1 leg 1Maidstone United (H)3 - 0-Filbert Street
324.08.1991Division Two (old) Plymouth Argyle (H)2 - 06Filbert Street
428.08.1991League Cup 1 leg 2Maidstone United (A)1 - 0-Watling Street
531.08.1991Division Two (old) Southend United (A)2 - 15Roots Hall
604.09.1991Division Two (old) Grimsby Town (H)2 - 03Filbert Street
707.09.1991Division Two (old) Bristol City (H)2 - 12Filbert Street
814.09.1991Division Two (old) Middlesbrough (A)0 - 33Ayresome Park
917.09.1991Division Two (old) Barnsley (A)1 - 37Oakwell
1021.09.1991Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers (H)3 - 03Filbert Street
1125.09.1991League Cup 2 leg 1Arsenal (H)1 - 1-Filbert Street
1229.09.1991Division Two (old) Cambridge United (A)1 - 56Abbey Stadium
1302.10.1991Members Cup 1Barnsley (H)4 - 3-Filbert Street
1405.10.1991Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic (H)0 - 29Filbert Street
1508.10.1991League Cup 2 leg 2Arsenal (A)0 - 2-Highbury
1612.10.1991Division Two (old) Newcastle United (A)0 - 212St James' Park
1719.10.1991Division Two (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)3 - 07Filbert Street
1823.10.1991Members Cup 2Port Vale (H)4 - 0-Filbert Street
1926.10.1991Division Two (old) Oxford United (A)2 - 17Manor Ground
2030.10.1991Division Two (old) Brighton & Hove Albion (A)2 - 17Goldstone Ground
2102.11.1991Division Two (old) Ipswich Town (H)2 - 26Filbert Street
2205.11.1991Division Two (old) Portsmouth (A)0 - 16Fratton Park
2309.11.1991Division Two (old) Watford (A)1 - 05Vicarage Road
2420.11.1991Division Two (old) Bristol Rovers (H)1 - 16Filbert Street
2523.11.1991Division Two (old) Port Vale (H)0 - 17Filbert Street
2627.11.1991Members Cup 3Everton (H)2 - 1-Filbert Street
2730.11.1991Division Two (old) Derby County (A)2 - 16Baseball Ground
2807.12.1991Division Two (old) Millwall (H)1 - 17Filbert Street
2914.12.1991Division Two (old) Sunderland (A)0 - 17Roker Park
3026.12.1991Division Two (old) Brighton & Hove Albion (H)2 - 17Filbert Street
3128.12.1991Division Two (old) Southend United (H)2 - 06Filbert Street
3201.01.1992Division Two (old) Bristol Rovers (A)1 - 16Twerton Park
3304.01.1992FA Cup 3Crystal Palace (H)1 - 0-Filbert Street
3408.01.1992Members Cup NsfNotts County (A)2 - 1-Meadow Lane
3511.01.1992Division Two (old) Plymouth Argyle (A)2 - 27Home Park
3618.01.1992Division Two (old) Swindon Town (H)3 - 15Filbert Street
3725.01.1992FA Cup 4Bristol City (H)1 - 2-Filbert Street
3801.02.1992Division Two (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers (A)0 - 16Molineux
3908.02.1992Division Two (old) Oxford United (H)2 - 16Filbert Street
4012.02.1992Members Cup Nf leg 1Nottingham Forest (H)1 - 1-Filbert Street
4115.02.1992Division Two (old) Port Vale (A)2 - 14Vale Park
4222.02.1992Division Two (old) Derby County (H)1 - 25Filbert Street
4326.02.1992Members Cup Nf leg 2Nottingham Forest (A)0 - 2-City Ground
4429.02.1992Division Two (old) Millwall (A)0 - 27The Den
4511.03.1992Division Two (old) Portsmouth (H)2 - 28Filbert Street
4614.03.1992Division Two (old) Ipswich Town (A)0 - 09Portman Road
4717.03.1992Division Two (old) Grimsby Town (A)1 - 06Blundell Park
4821.03.1992Division Two (old) Watford (H)1 - 27Filbert Street
4927.03.1992Division Two (old) Tranmere Rovers (A)2 - 15Prenton Park
5001.04.1992Division Two (old) Middlesbrough (H)2 - 14Filbert Street
5104.04.1992Division Two (old) Bristol City (A)1 - 26Ashton Gate
5208.04.1992Division Two (old) Sunderland (H)3 - 25Filbert Street
5311.04.1992Division Two (old) Barnsley (H)3 - 13Filbert Street
5415.04.1992Division Two (old) Tranmere Rovers (H)1 - 02Filbert Street
5518.04.1992Division Two (old) Blackburn Rovers (A)1 - 02Ewood Park
5621.04.1992Division Two (old) Cambridge United (H)2 - 12Filbert Street
5725.04.1992Division Two (old) Charlton Athletic (A)0 - 23The Valley
5802.05.1992Division Two (old) Newcastle United (H)1 - 24Filbert Street
5910.05.1992Division Two (old) sf leg 1Cambridge United (A)1 - 1-Abbey Stadium
6013.05.1992Division Two (old) sf leg 2Cambridge United (H)5 - 0-Filbert Street
6125.05.1992Division Two (old) fBlackburn Rovers (N)0 - 1-Wembley
6215.08.1992Division One Luton Town (H)2 - 16Filbert Street
6318.08.1992Division One Wolverhampton Wanderers (A)0 - 38Molineux
6422.08.1992Division One Notts County (A)1 - 19Meadow Lane
6526.08.1992Division One Derby County (H)3 - 24Filbert Street
6629.08.1992Division One Portsmouth (H)1 - 03Filbert Street
6702.09.1992Anglo-Italian Cup Grimsby Town (H)4 - 0-Filbert Street
6805.09.1992Division One Southend United (A)1 - 36Roots Hall
6913.09.1992Division One Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)0 - 06Filbert Street
7019.09.1992Division One Brentford (H)0 - 07Filbert Street
7123.09.1992League Cup 2 leg 1Peterborough United (H)2 - 0-Filbert Street
7226.09.1992Division One Watford (A)3 - 04Vicarage Road
7330.09.1992Anglo-Italian Cup Newcastle United (A)0 - 4-St James' Park
7403.10.1992Division One Barnsley (H)2 - 16Filbert Street
7506.10.1992League Cup 2 leg 2Peterborough United (A)1 - 2-London Road
7610.10.1992Division One Birmingham City (A)2 - 04St Andrew's
7718.10.1992Division One Peterborough United (H)0 - 27Filbert Street
7824.10.1992Division One Bristol City (A)1 - 27Ashton Gate
7927.10.1992League Cup 3Sheffield Wednesday (A)1 - 7-Hillsborough
8031.10.1992Division One Newcastle United (H)2 - 13Filbert Street
8104.11.1992Division One Charlton Athletic (A)0 - 26The Valley
8207.11.1992Division One Tranmere Rovers (H)0 - 19Filbert Street
8315.11.1992Division One Sunderland (A)2 - 16Roker Park
8421.11.1992Division One Cambridge United (H)2 - 27Filbert Street
8528.11.1992Division One Bristol Rovers (H)0 - 19Filbert Street
8605.12.1992Division One Grimsby Town (A)3 - 17Blundell Park
8713.12.1992Division One Oxford United (A)0 - 07Manor Ground
8820.12.1992Division One Swindon Town (H)4 - 25Filbert Street
8928.12.1992Division One Millwall (A)0 - 26The Den
9009.01.1993Division One Brentford (A)3 - 16Griffin Park
9113.01.1993FA Cup 3Barnsley (H)2 - 2-Filbert Street
9216.01.1993Division One Watford (H)5 - 25Filbert Street
9320.01.1993FA Cup 3 repBarnsley (A)1 - 1-Oakwell
9423.01.1993Division One Notts County (H)1 - 16Filbert Street
9530.01.1993Division One West Ham United (H)1 - 26Filbert Street
9606.02.1993Division One Luton Town (A)0 - 28Kenilworth Road
9720.02.1993Division One Portsmouth (A)1 - 19Fratton Park
9824.02.1993Division One Derby County (A)0 - 29Baseball Ground
9928.02.1993Division One Birmingham City (H)2 - 18Filbert Street
10006.03.1993Division One Barnsley (A)3 - 27Oakwell
10110.03.1993Division One Sunderland (H)3 - 27Filbert Street
10213.03.1993Division One Tranmere Rovers (A)3 - 26Prenton Park
10320.03.1993Division One Grimsby Town (H)3 - 06Filbert Street
10423.03.1993Division One Cambridge United (A)3 - 16Abbey Stadium
10527.03.1993Division One Charlton Athletic (H)3 - 15Filbert Street
10603.04.1993Division One Bristol Rovers (A)0 - 06Twerton Park
10707.04.1993Division One Oxford United (H)2 - 15Filbert Street
10811.04.1993Division One West Ham United (A)0 - 35Upton Park
10914.04.1993Division One Millwall (H)3 - 05Filbert Street
11017.04.1993Division One Swindon Town (A)1 - 15County Ground
11120.04.1993Division One Southend United (H)4 - 15Filbert Street
11224.04.1993Division One Peterborough United (A)0 - 35London Road
11301.05.1993Division One Bristol City (H)0 - 05Filbert Street
11409.05.1993Division One Newcastle United (A)1 - 76St James' Park
11516.05.1993Division One sf leg 1Portsmouth (H)1 - 0-City Ground
11619.05.1993Division One sf leg 2Portsmouth (A)2 - 2-Fratton Park
11731.05.1993Division One fSwindon Town (N)3 - 4-Wembley
11814.08.1993Division One Peterborough United (H)2 - 15Filbert Street
11921.08.1993Division One Tranmere Rovers (A)0 - 115Prenton Park
12028.08.1993Division One Millwall (H)4 - 08Filbert Street
12131.08.1993Anglo-Italian Cup Peterborough United (A)3 - 4-London Road
12208.09.1993Anglo-Italian Cup West Bromwich Albion (H)0 - 0-Filbert Street
12312.09.1993Division One Birmingham City (H)1 - 115Filbert Street
12414.09.1993Division One Bristol City (A)3 - 16Ashton Gate
12518.09.1993Division One Bolton Wanderers (A)2 - 15Burnden Park
12621.09.1993League Cup 2 leg 1Rochdale (A)6 - 1-Spotland
12725.09.1993Division One Barnsley (A)1 - 03Oakwell
12829.09.1993Division One Middlesbrough (A)0 - 24Ayresome Park
12902.10.1993Division One Notts County (H)3 - 23Filbert Street
13006.10.1993League Cup 2 leg 2Rochdale (H)2 - 1-Filbert Street
13116.10.1993Division One Charlton Athletic (A)1 - 24The Valley
13224.10.1993Division One Nottingham Forest (H)1 - 04Filbert Street
13327.10.1993League Cup 3Manchester United (A)1 - 5-Old Trafford
13430.10.1993Division One Luton Town (A)2 - 02Kenilworth Road
13502.11.1993Division One Grimsby Town (A)0 - 05Blundell Park
13606.11.1993Division One Southend United (H)3 - 01Filbert Street
13714.11.1993Division One Stoke City (A)0 - 13Victoria Ground
13820.11.1993Division One Oxford United (H)2 - 36Filbert Street
13927.11.1993Division One Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)2 - 25Filbert Street
14005.12.1993Division One Southend United (A)0 - 06Roots Hall
14108.12.1993Division One Crystal Palace (H)1 - 16Filbert Street
14211.12.1993Division One Bristol City (H)3 - 05Filbert Street
14319.12.1993Division One Peterborough United (A)1 - 15London Road
14427.12.1993Division One Watford (H)4 - 46Filbert Street
14528.12.1993Division One Derby County (A)2 - 35Baseball Ground
14601.01.1994Division One Sunderland (H)2 - 16Filbert Street
14708.01.1994FA Cup 3Manchester City (A)1 - 4-Maine Road
14812.01.1994Division One West Bromwich Albion (H)4 - 24Filbert Street
14916.01.1994Division One Charlton Athletic (H)2 - 11Filbert Street
15022.01.1994Division One Crystal Palace (A)1 - 24Selhurst Park
15106.02.1994Division One Nottingham Forest (A)0 - 45City Ground
15212.02.1994Division One Luton Town (H)2 - 14Filbert Street
15319.02.1994Division One West Bromwich Albion (A)2 - 12The Hawthorns
15423.02.1994Division One Tranmere Rovers (H)1 - 12Filbert Street
15506.03.1994Division One Millwall (A)0 - 03The Den
15612.03.1994Division One Middlesbrough (H)2 - 02Filbert Street
15715.03.1994Division One Birmingham City (A)3 - 02St Andrew's
15819.03.1994Division One Barnsley (H)0 - 13Filbert Street
15926.03.1994Division One Notts County (A)1 - 43Meadow Lane
16030.03.1994Division One Portsmouth (H)0 - 33Filbert Street
16102.04.1994Division One Watford (A)1 - 13Vicarage Road
16205.04.1994Division One Derby County (H)3 - 33Filbert Street
16309.04.1994Division One Sunderland (A)3 - 23Roker Park
16416.04.1994Division One Grimsby Town (H)1 - 13Filbert Street
16523.04.1994Division One Oxford United (A)2 - 26Manor Ground
16626.04.1994Division One Portsmouth (A)1 - 04Fratton Park
16730.04.1994Division One Stoke City (H)1 - 14Filbert Street
16803.05.1994Division One Bolton Wanderers (H)1 - 14Filbert Street
16908.05.1994Division One Wolverhampton Wanderers (A)1 - 14Molineux
17015.05.1994Division One sf leg 1Tranmere Rovers (A)0 - 0-Prenton Park
17118.05.1994Division One sf leg 2Tranmere Rovers (H)2 - 1-Filbert Street
17230.05.1994Division One fDerby County (N)2 - 1-Wembley
17321.08.1994Premier League Newcastle United (H)1 - 318Filbert Street
17423.08.1994Premier League Blackburn Rovers (A)0 - 322Ewood Park
17527.08.1994Premier League Nottingham Forest (A)0 - 122City Ground
17631.08.1994Premier League Queens Park Rangers (H)1 - 120Filbert Street
17710.09.1994Premier League Wimbledon (A)1 - 221Selhurst Park
17817.09.1994Premier League Tottenham Hotspur (H)3 - 120Filbert Street
17921.09.1994League Cup 2 leg 1Brighton & Hove Albion (A)0 - 1-Goldstone Ground
18024.09.1994Premier League Everton (A)1 - 118Goodison Park
18103.10.1994Premier League Coventry City (H)2 - 219Filbert Street
18205.10.1994League Cup 2 leg 2Brighton & Hove Albion (H)0 - 2-Filbert Street
18308.10.1994Premier League Chelsea (A)0 - 420Stamford Bridge
18415.10.1994Premier League Southampton (H)4 - 318Filbert Street
18524.10.1994Premier League Leeds United (A)1 - 218Elland Road
18629.10.1994Premier League Crystal Palace (H)0 - 119Filbert Street
18705.11.1994Premier League West Ham United (A)0 - 121Upton Park
18820.11.1994Premier League Manchester City (H)0 - 121Filbert Street

Brian Little transfers in

Player Club Fee Date
Paul Fitzpatrick Carlisle United £40,000 June 1991
Colin Gordon Birmingham City Free July 1991
Nicky Platnauer Notts County Free 19.07.1991
Ashley Ward Manchester City £80,000 30.07.1991
Kevin Poole Middlesbrough £40,000 30.07.1991
Gary Coatsworth Darlington Unknown October 1991
Steve Thompson Luton Town Unknown 22.10.1991
Jimmy Willis Darlington £200,000 20.12.1991
Michael Trotter Darlington Free 20.12.1991
Phil Gee Derby County £200,000 11.03.1992
Ian Ormondroyd Derby County £350,000 11.03.1992
Simon Grayson Leeds United £50,000 13.03.1992
Colin Hill Sheffield United On loan 26.03.1992
Mike Whitlow Leeds United £250,000 27.03.1992
David Lowe Ipswich Town £200,000 13.07.1992
Colin Hill Sheffield United £200,000 31.07.1992
Bobby Davison Leeds United £50,000 12.08.1992
Lee Philpott Cambridge United £350,000 24.11.1992
Steve Agnew Blackburn Rovers £250,000 09.02.1993
David Speedie Southampton Free July 1993
Brian Carey Manchester United £250,000 16.07.1993
Gavin Ward Cardiff City £175,000 16.07.1993
Iwan Roberts Huddersfield Town £300,000 25.11.1993
Mark Blake Portsmouth £360,000 24.03.1994
Paul Kerr Port Vale On loan 24.03.1994
Nicky Mohan Middlesbrough £330,000 07.07.1994
Mark Draper Notts County £1,250,000 22.07.1994
Franz Carr Sheffield United On loan 08.09.1994
Franz Carr Sheffield United £100,000 11.10.1994

Brian Little bought 29 players for £5,025,000

Brian Little transfers out

Player Club Fee Date
Tony Spearing Plymouth Argyle Free June 1991
Rob Johnson Barnet Free August 1991
Martin Hodge Hartlepool United Unknown 07.08.1991
Ian Baraclough Grimsby Town Free 13.08.1991
Paul Ramsey Cardiff City £100,000 23.08.1991
Russell Hoult Lincoln City On loan 27.08.1991
Des Linton Luton Town Unknown 22.10.1991
Scott Oakes Luton Town Unknown 22.10.1991
Kevin Russell Hereford United On loan 07.11.1991
Russell Hoult Cheltenham Town On loan December 1991
David Kelly Newcastle United £250,000 04.12.1991
Kevin Russell Stoke City On loan 02.01.1992
Jason Peake Hartlepool United On loan 13.02.1992
Ali Mauchlen Leeds United On loan March 1992
Paul Kitson Derby County £1,350,000 11.03.1992
Paul Reid Bradford City On loan 19.03.1992
Russell Hoult Blackpool On loan 25.03.1992
Jimmy Willis Bradford City On loan 26.03.1992
Ali Mauchlen Heart of Midlothian Free July 1992
Tommy Wright Middlesbrough £650,000 01.07.1992
Kevin Russell Stoke City £95,000 16.07.1992
Paul Reid Bradford City £25,000 27.07.1992
Jason Peake Halifax Town Free 26.08.1992
Steve Holden Carlisle United On loan October 1992
Ashley Ward Blackpool On loan 21.11.1992
Ashley Ward Crewe Alexandra £80,000 01.12.1992
Colin Gordon Kidderminster Harriers Free January 1993
Paul Fitzpatrick Birmingham City Free January 1993
Steve Holden Carlisle United Unknown February 1993
Nicky Platnauer Scunthorpe United Free 08.03.1993
Russell Hoult Kettering Town On loan July 1993
Carl Muggleton Stoke City On loan 13.08.1993
Michael Trotter Chesterfield Free November 1993
Russell Hoult Bolton Wanderers On loan 03.11.1993
Bobby Davison Sheffield United Free 04.11.1993
Carl Muggleton Sheffield United On loan 26.11.1993
Carl Muggleton Celtic £150,000 11.01.1994
David Lowe Port Vale On loan 18.02.1994
David Speedie Retired Unknown May 1994
Tony James Hereford United Unknown 25.07.1994
Colin Gibson Blackpool Unknown 12.08.1994
Russell Hoult Lincoln City On loan 12.08.1994
Gary Mills Notts County £50,000 26.09.1994
Scott Eustace Shelbourne On loan November 1994

Brian Little sold 44 players for £2,750,000
Manager 18 of 35 ordered a-z