Stevenage
2017–18
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Club information
Manager Flag of England Darren Sarll
League Season information
Final League position TBD
Highest position 2
lowest position 20
Cup placements
FA Cup
EFL Cup
Season statistics
Top goalscorer Flag of ?
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The 2017–18 season is Stevenage's fourth consecutive season in League Two and their 42nd year in existence. Along with competing in League Two, the club will also participate in the FA Cup, EFL Cup and EFL Trophy.

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

Transfers

Transfers in

Date from Position Nationality Name From Fee
1 July 2017 CM Flag of England Harry Beautyman Northampton Town Free
1 July 2017 CM Flag of England James Ferry Brentford Undisclosed
1 July 2017 LB Flag of England Joe Martin Millwall Free
1 July 2017 CF Flag of England Danny Newton Tamworth Free
1 July 2017 CF Flag of Wales Alex Samuel Swansea City Undisclosed
1 July 2017 RW Flag of England Blair Turgott Bromley Free
18 July 2017 CB Flag of England Terence Vancooten Reading Free
28 July 2017 RM Flag of England Chris Whelpdale AFC Wimbledon Free
2 August 2017 CB Flag of England Kevin Lokko Maidstone United Undisclosed
7 August 2017 CM Flag of England Jonathan Smith Luton Town Free

Transfers out

Date from Position Nationality Name To Fee
1 July 2017 LB Flag of England Andrew Fox Free agent Released
1 July 2017 CF Flag of England Jake Hyde Maidenhead United Released
1 July 2017 RB Flag of Northern Ireland Nathan Kerr Glentoran Released
1 July 2017 CM Flag of England Charlie Lee Leyton Orient Released
1 July 2017 LB Flag of South Africa Kgosi Ntlhe Rochdale Released
1 July 2017 CM Flag of England Michael Tonge Port Vale Released
1 July 2017 CB Flag of England Dean Wells Boreham Wood Released }}
7 August 2017 GK Flag of England Jamie Jones Wigan Athletic Free

Loans in

Start date Position Nationality Name From End date
1 July 2017 GK Flag of England Joe Fryer Middlesbrough 30 June 2018
31 August 2017 RW Flag of England Charlie Wakefield Chelsea 30 June 2018
31 August 2017 CF Flag of England Kyle Wootton Scunthorpe United January 2018

Loans out

Start date Position Nationality Name To End date
15 July 2017 LB Flag of Northern Ireland Ryan Johnson Boreham Wood 30 June 2018
26 July 2017 CF Flag of England Dipo Akinyemi Bishop's Stortford 30 June 2018
4 August 2017 CB Flag of England Kevin Lokko Dagenham & Redbridge 30 June 2018
18 August 2017 CF Flag of England Rowan Liburd Hemel Hempstead Town TBA
8 September 2017 RW Flag of England Blair Turgott Boreham Wood 10 December 2017

Competitions

Friendlies

On 19 May 2017, Stevenage announced their first two friendlies for pre-season. Four days later, a third home pre-season match, against Millwall was confirmed. Six further pre-season fixtures were revealed two days later.

On 20 July 2017, it was announced the planned friendly against Cheshunt had been cancelled.

8 July 2017 Hitchin Town 1–1 Stevenage Hitchin  
15:00 BST Charles Goal 65' Report Turgott Goal Stadium: Top Field
Attendance: 732
11 July 2017 Stevenage 2–2 Norwich City Stevenage  
19:45 BST Samuel Goal 32'
Gorman Goal 66' (pen.)
Report Oliveira Goal 7'
Pritchard Goal 24'
Stadium: Lamex Stadium
22 July 2017 Stevenage 1–2 Charlton Athletic Stevenage  
15:00 BST Franks Goal 34' Report Ahearne-Grant Goal 40'
Forster-Caskey Goal 56'
Stadium: Lamex Stadium
25 July 2017 Stevenage 0–0 Millwall Stevenage  
19:45 BST Report Stadium: Lamex Stadium
29 July 2017 Dagenham & Redbridge 0–2 Stevenage Dagenham  
15:00 BST Report Wilkinson Goal 13'
McKee Goal 20'
Stadium: Chigwell Construction Stadium

League Two

League table

Pos
Team Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Accrington Stanley  (C) (P) 46 29 6 11 76 46 +30 93 Promotion to
League One
2 Luton Town  (P) 46 25 13 8 94 46 +48 88
3 Wycombe Wanderers  (P) 46 24 12 10 79 60 +19 84
4 Exeter City 46 24 8 14 64 54 +10 80 Qualification to the
League Two play-offs
5 Notts County 46 21 14 11 71 48 +23 77
6 Coventry City  (P) 46 22 9 15 64 47 +17 75
7 Lincoln City 46 20 15 11 64 48 +16 75
8 Mansfield Town 46 18 18 10 67 52 +15 72
9 Swindon Town 46 20 8 18 67 65 +2 68
10 Carlisle United 46 17 16 13 62 54 +8 67
11 Newport County 46 16 16 14 56 58 −2 64
12 Cambridge United 46 17 13 16 56 60 −4 64
13 Colchester United 46 16 14 16 53 52 +1 62
14 Crawley Town 46 16 11 19 58 66 −8 59
15 Crewe Alexandra 46 17 5 24 62 75 −13 56
16 Stevenage 46 14 13 19 60 65 −5 55
17 Cheltenham Town 46 13 12 21 67 73 −6 51
18 Grimsby Town 46 13 12 21 42 66 −24 51
19 Yeovil Town 46 12 12 22 59 75 −16 48
20 Port Vale 46 11 14 21 49 67 −18 47
21 Forest Green Rovers 46 13 8 25 54 77 −23 47
22 Morecambe 46 9 19 18 41 56 −15 46
23 Barnet  (R) 46 12 10 24 46 65 −19 46 Relegation to the
National League
24 Chesterfield  (R) 46 10 8 28 47 83 −36 38
Source: BBC Sport
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

Result summary

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
8 3 3 2 13 11 +2 12 1 2 1 8 7 +1 2 1 1 5 4 +1

Last updated: 16 September 2017
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 H A A H H A
Result D D W W W L D L
Position 10 20 8 3 2 5 7 11

Last updated: 16 September 2017.
Source: Statto.com
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Lose; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Matches

On 21 June 2017, the league fixtures were announced.

1 5 August 2017 Stevenage 3–3 Newport County Stevenage  
15:00 BST Pett Goal 11'
Gorman Goal 61' (pen.)
Newton Goal 72'
Report Nouble Goal 55'
Demetriou Goal 77'
McCoulsky Goal 90+4'
Stadium: Lamex Stadium
Attendance: 2,650
Referee: Martin Coy
2 12 August 2017 Colchester United 1–1 Stevenage Colchester  
15:00 BST Mandron Goal 65' Report Newton Goal 51' Stadium: Weston Homes Community Stadium
Attendance: 3,330
Referee: Antony Coggins
3 19 August 2017 Stevenage 3–1 Grimsby Town Stevenage  
15:00 BST Smith Booked in the 28th minute 28' Goal 45'
Newton Goal 37'
Kennedy Goal 65'
Gorman Booked in the 81st minute 81'
McKee Booked in the 90+3th minute 90+3'
Report Rose Booked in the 11th minute 11'
Jones Red card 58'
Collins Goal 81'
Dixon Booked in the 90th minute 90'
Stadium: Lamex Stadium
Attendance: 2,793
Referee: Scott Oldham
4 26 August 2017 Barnet 0–1 Stevenage Canons Park  
15:00 BST Report Pett Goal 27' Booked in the 64th minute 64'
Gorman Red card 35'
Stadium: The Hive Stadium
Attendance: 1,883
Referee: Richard Clark
5 2 September 2017 Cheltenham Town 0–1 Stevenage Cheltenham  
15:00 BST Storer Booked in the 75th minute 75' Report Whelpdale Booked in the 59th minute 59'
Wilkinson Booked in the 70th minute 70'
Martin Goal 82'
Fryer Booked in the 90+5th minute 90+5'
Stadium: LCI Rail Stadium
Attendance: 2,694
Referee: Craig Hicks
6 9 September 2017 Stevenage 1–2 Lincoln City Stevenage  
15:00 BST Godden Goal 26'
Wilkinson Red card 82'
Report Eardley Booked in the 36th minute 36'
Green Yellow cardYellow cardRed card 45', 52'
Raggett Goal 58'
Palmer Goal 75' (pen.)
Bostwick Booked in the 81st minute 81'
Woodyard Booked in the 87th minute 87'
Farman Booked in the 90+3th minute 90+3'
Stadium: Broadhall Way
Attendance: 3,427
Referee: Anthony Backhouse
7 12 September 2017 Stevenage 1–1 Crawley Town Stevenage  
19:45 BST Newton Goal 45+1' Report Meité Goal 49' Stadium: Broadhall Way
Attendance: 1,922
Referee: Andy Haines
8 16 September 2017 Swindon Town 3–2 Stevenage Swindon  
15:00 BST Norris Goal 9'62' (pen.) Booked in the 45+2th minute 45+2'
Anderson Goal 13'
Robertson Booked in the 53rd minute 53'
Dunne Booked in the 68th minute 68'
Hussey Booked in the 75th minute 75'
Lancashire Booked in the 88th minute 88'
Report Newton Goal 51' Booked in the 79th minute 79'
Martin Goal 89'
Godden Booked in the 90th minute 90'
Stadium: County Ground
Attendance: 6,022
Referee: John Brooks

EFL Cup

On 16 June 2017, Stevenage were drawn away to Millwall in the first round.

First round 8 August 2017 Millwall 2–0 Stevenage Bermondsey  
19:45 BST Elliott Goal 54'67' Report Stadium: The Den
Attendance: 3,096
Referee: Simon Hooper

EFL Trophy

On 12 July 2017, Stevenage were drawn in Southern Group G alongside Brighton & Hove Albion U23s, Milton Keynes Dons and Oxford United.

Group Game 1 29 August 2017 Stevenage 2–6 Oxford United Stevenage  
19:45 BST Beautyman Goal 19'
Conlon Booked in the 49th minute 49'
Samuel Goal 82'
Report Henry Goal 30'
Hall Goal 43'52'
Obika Goal 50'
Xemi Booked in the 53rd minute 53'
Rothwell Goal 55'
Payne Goal 64'
Stadium: Lamex Stadium
Attendance: 799
Group Game 2 3 October 2017 Milton Keynes Dons v Stevenage Denbigh  
19:45 BST Stadium: StadiumMK
Group Game 3 7 November 2017 Stevenage v Brighton & Hove Albion U23s Stevenage  
19:45 GMT Stadium: Lamex Stadium

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Playoffs

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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

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Championship

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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

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