Burton Albion
2017–18
Burton Albion.png
Club information
Manager Flag of England Nigel Clough
League Season information
Final League position TBA
Cup placements
FA Cup Third round
League Cup Third round
Season statistics
Burton Albion 2016-17 home.pngBurton Albion 2016-17 away.png
Previous season
Next season
 ← 2016–17
2018–19 → 

The 2017–18 season was Burton Albion's 68th season in their history and second in the Championship.

The season covered the period from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018.

Tranfers

Transfers in

Date from Position Nationality Name From Fee
1 July 2017 CF Flag of Northern Ireland Liam Boyce Ross County Undisclosed
1 July 2017 CB Flag of England Jake Buxton Wigan Athletic Free
1 July 2017 CM Flag of Northern Ireland Matty Lund Rochdale Free
1 July 2017 LB Flag of England Stephen Warnock Wigan Athletic Free
18 July 2017 CM Flag of Nigeria Hope Akpan Blackburn Rovers Free
31 August 2017 CM Flag of England Jamie Allen Rochdale Undisclosed
31 August 2017 RB Flag of England John Brayford Sheffield United Free
31 August 2017 AM Flag of England William Miller Tottenham Hotspur Undisclosed

Transfers out

Date from Position Nationality Name To Fee
1 July 2017 RB Flag of England Phil Edwards Bury Released
1 July 2017 MF Flag of England Charlie Gatter Free agent Released
1 July 2017 GK Flag of England Sam Hornby Port Vale Free
1 July 2017 GK Flag of Scotland Jon McLaughlin Heart of Midlothian Released
1 July 2017 CM Flag of Republic of Ireland Callum Reilly Bury Released
1 July 2017 CM Flag of Jamaica Lee Williamson Free agent Released
30 August 2017 AM Flag of Australia Jackson Irvine Hull City Undisclosed
31 August 2017 CB Flag of England John Mousinho Oxford United Free


Loans in

Date from Position Nationality Name From Date until
3 July 2017 CM Flag of England Luke Murphy Leeds United 30 June 2018
7 August 2017 GK Flag of England Connor Ripley Middlesbrough 30 June 2018
18 August 2017 RW Flag of Republic of Ireland Sean Scannell Huddersfield Town 11 January 2018
23 August 2017 CF Flag of Republic of Ireland Joe Mason Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 January 2018

Loans out

Date from Position Nationality Name To Date until
1 July 2017 LB Flag of Republic of Ireland Ryan Delaney Cork City 1 November 2017
18 July 2017 RW Flag of England Marcus Harness Port Vale 30 June 2018
14 August 2017 FW Flag of England Marcus Dinanga AFC Telford United 30 June 2018
31 August 2017 LB Flag of Republic of Ireland Damien McCrory Portsmouth January 2018
1 September 2017 DF Flag of England Jayden Cotterill Matlock Town 29 September 2017
5 September 2017 GK Flag of England Callum Hawkins Matlock Town 3 October 2017
8 September 2017 CM Flag of England Ben Fox Solihull Moors 7 October 2017
26 October 2017 CM Flag of England Ben Fox Tamworth 28 November 2017
17 November 2017 DF Flag of England Jayden Cotterill Romulus 14 January 2018
8 December 2017 MF Flag of England Jack Hallahan Belper Town 8 January 2018

Pre-season

12 July 2017 Kidsgrove Athletic 0–5 Burton Albion Kidsgrove  
19:30 Lund Goal 2'
Dinanga Goal 61'
Fox Goal 64'81'
Irvine Goal 81'
Stadium: The Novus Stadium
14 July 2017 Mickleover Sports 0–4 Burton Albion Mickleover  
19:30 Varney Goal 70'
Harness Goal 79'
Dinanga Goal 86'
Lund Goal 90' (pen.)
Stadium: Don Amott Arena
18 July 2017 Solihull Moors 1–2 Burton Albion Solihull  
19:30 Benbow Goal 72' Lund Goal 69'
Sordell Goal 83'
Stadium: Damson Park
21 July 2017 AFC Wimbledon 3–0 Burton Albion Kingston upon Thames  
19:45 Parrett Goal 42'
McDonald Goal 45'
Antwi-Nyame Goal 83'
Stadium: Kingsmeadow
22 July 2017 Matlock Town 2–2 Burton Albion XI Matlock  
15:00 Trialist Goal 18'
Trialist Goal 20'
Sbarra Goal 6'
Dinanga Goal 34'
Stadium: Causeway Lane
24 July 2017 Rocester 4–1 Burton Albion XI Rocester  
19:30 Ritchie-Smith Goal 2'
Riddell Goal 16'
Wesson Goal 72'76'
Report Clamp Goal 80' Stadium: Hillsfield
26 July 2017 Burton Albion 0–1 West Bromwich Albion Burton upon Trent  
19:45 Report Rodriguez Goal 77' Stadium: Pirelli Stadium
27 July 2017 Arnold Town 0–9 Burton Albion Arnold  
19:30 Report Dinanga Goal 12'24'
Sbarra Goal 35'
Naylor Goal 54'
Palmer Goal 58'
Fox Goal 74'
Davies Goal 79'85'
Hallahan Goal 89'
Stadium: Eagle Valley
29 July 2017 Shrewsbury Town 1–0 Burton Albion Shrewsbury  
15:00 Whalley Goal 85' (pen.) Report Stadium: New Meadow
1 August 2017 Burton Albion 2–1 Leicester City Burton upon Trent  
19:45 Akpan Goal 17'
Akins Goal 30'
Report Maguire Goal 66' Stadium: Pirelli Stadium

Competitions

Championship

League table

Pos
Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Wolverhampton Wanderers  (C) (P) 46 30 9 7 82 39 +43 99 Promotion to the
Premier League
2 Cardiff City  (P) 46 27 9 10 69 39 +30 90
3 Fulham  (P) 46 25 13 8 79 46 +33 88 Qualification to the
Championship Play-offs
4 Aston Villa 46 24 11 11 72 42 +30 83
5 Middlesbrough 46 22 10 14 67 45 +22 76
6 Derby County 46 20 15 11 69 48 +21 75
7 Preston North End 46 19 16 11 58 45 +13 73
8 Millwall 46 19 15 12 56 45 +11 72
9 Brentford 46 18 15 13 62 52 +10 69
10 Sheffield United 46 20 9 17 62 55 +7 69
11 Bristol City 46 17 16 13 67 58 +9 67
12 Ipswich Town 46 17 9 20 57 60 −3 60
13 Leeds United 46 17 9 20 59 64 −5 60
14 Norwich City 46 15 15 16 49 60 −11 60
15 Sheffield Wednesday 46 14 15 17 59 60 −1 57
16 Queens Park Rangers 46 15 11 20 58 70 −12 56
17 Nottingham Forest 46 15 8 23 51 65 −14 53
18 Hull City 46 11 16 19 70 70 0 49
19 Birmingham City 46 13 7 26 38 68 −30 46
20 Reading 46 10 14 22 48 70 −22 44
21 Bolton Wanderers 46 10 13 23 39 74 −35 43
22 Barnsley  (R) 46 9 14 23 48 71 −23 41 Relegation to
League One
23 Burton Albion  (R) 46 10 11 25 38 81 −43 41
24 Sunderland  (R) 46 7 16 23 52 80 −28 37
Updated to games played on 26 May 2018
Source: EFL.com
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd goal difference; 3rd number of goals scored.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round; (Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament

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
38 7 9 22 27 67 −40 30 2 4 13 13 36 −23 5 5 9 14 31 −17

Last updated: 10 April 2018
Source: BBC

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 H A A H A H H A A H H A H A H A H A A H H A H A H A A H A H H A H A A H A H H A H A
Result L L L W D L D W D L L D L L L W L D L L L W W L D W L L L L D D W L L L D L L D D L
Position 19 24 24 19 21 22 21 20 19 19 21 20 22 22 23 21 21 22 23 24 24 22 21 21 23 22 22 24 24 24 24 24 22 23 23 23 23 23 24 24 24 24

Last updated: 17 March 2018.
Source: Statto.com
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Matches

Burton Albion FC.png
Burton Albion FC.png Burton Albion Football Club

Current seasonClub honoursManagersPlayersSquadsPirelli Stadium
History: Seasons

Burton Albion.png
Burton Albion F.C. seasons

2015-16 · 2016-17 · 2017-18 · 2018-19 · 2019-20 · 2020-21 ·

220px-England crest 2009.svg.png
Flag of England 2017–18 in English football
FA competitions
FA Cup (Qualifying Rounds, Final) · FA Community Shield · FA Trophy (Final) · FA Vase (Final)
League cups
EFL Cup (Final) · EFL Trophy (Final)
Premier and Football League
Premier League · Football League (Championship · League One · League Two)
National League
National League (National League · North · South)
Lower leagues
Isthmian League (Premier · North · South)
Northern Premier League (Premier · North · South)
Southern Football League (Premier · Central · South & West)
Playoffs

Championship (Final) · League One (Final) · League Two (Final)
National League (Final) · North (Final) · South (Final)

European competitions

Champions League (Final) · Europa League (Final)

National teams

Senior (2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying round)

Other

Summer 2017 transfers · Winter 2017–18 transfers · Summer 2018 transfers

Club seasons
Premier League

Arsenal · Bournemouth · Brighton & Hove Albion · Burnley · Chelsea · Crystal Palace · Everton · Huddersfield Town · Leicester City · Liverpool · Manchester City · Manchester United · Newcastle United · Southampton · Stoke City · Swansea City · Tottenham Hotspur · Watford · West Bromwich Albion · West Ham United

Championship

Aston Villa · Barnsley · Birmingham City · Bolton Wanderers · Brentford · Bristol City · Burton Albion · Cardiff City · Derby County · Fulham · Hull City · Ipswich Town · Leeds United · Middlesbrough · Millwall · Norwich City · Nottingham Forest · Preston North End · Queens Park Rangers · Reading · Sheffield United · Sheffield Wednesday · Sunderland · Wolverhampton Wanderers

League One

AFC Wimbledon · Blackburn Rovers · Blackpool · Bradford City · Bristol Rovers · Bury · Charlton Athletic · Doncaster Rovers · Fleetwood Town · Gillingham · Milton Keynes Dons · Northampton Town · Oldham Athletic · Oxford United · Peterborough United · Plymouth Argyle · Portsmouth · Rochdale · Rotherham United · Scunthorpe United · Shrewsbury Town · Southend United · Walsall · Wigan Athletic ·

League Two

Accrington Stanley · Barnet · Cambridge United · Carlisle United · Cheltenham Town · Chesterfield · Colchester United · Coventry City · Crawley Town · Crewe Alexandra · Exeter City · Forest Green Rovers · Grimsby Town · Lincoln City · Luton Town · Mansfield Town · Morecambe · Newport County · Notts County · Port Vale · Stevenage · Swindon Town · Wycombe Wanderers · Yeovil Town ·

National League

AFC Fylde · Aldershot Town · Barrow · Boreham Wood · Bromley · Chester · Dagenham & Redbridge · Dover Athletic · Eastleigh · Ebbsfleet United · FC Halifax Town · Gateshead · Guiseley · Hartlepool United · Leyton Orient · Macclesfield Town · Maidenhead United · Maidstone United · Solihull Moors · Sutton United · Torquay United · Tranmere Rovers · Woking · Wrexham

National League North

AFC Telford United · Alfreton Town · Blyth Spartans · Boston United · Brackley Town · Bradford Park Avenue · Chorley · Curzon Ashton · Darlington · FC United of Manchester · Gainsborough Trinity · Harrogate Town · Kidderminster Harriers · Leamington · North Ferriby United · Nuneaton Town · Salford City · Southport · Spennymoor Town · Stockport County · Tamworth · York City

National League South

Bath City · Bognor Regis Town · Braintree Town · Chelmsford City · Chippenham Town · Concord Rangers · Dartford · Eastbourne Borough · East Thurrock United · Gloucester City · Hampton & Richmond Borough · Havant & Waterlooville · Hemel Hempstead Town · Hungerford Town · Oxford City · Poole Town · St Albans City · Truro City · Wealdstone · Welling United · Weston-super-Mare · Whitehawk

2016–17                                                        2018–19

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.