Barclays Premier League 2008-09

https://i1.wp.com/i3.chroniclelive.co.uk/incoming/article6065888.ece/ALTERNATES/s615/Relegation.jpgAfter years of mismanagement and Joe Kinnear’s farcical spell in charge, Newcastle United were relegated from the Premier League. Club legend Alan Shearer, appointed as caretaker manager after Kinnear’s departure, could not save the Magpies. Local rivals Middlesbrough also went down.

Arsenal
Manuel Almunia; Bacary Sagna, Gaël Clichy, William Gallas, Kolo Touré; Denílson, Francesc Fàbregas, Alexandre Song Billong; Samir Nasri; Emmanuel Adebayor, Robin van Persie.
Subs: Łukasz Fabiański, Johan Djourou, Emmanuel Eboué, Abou Diaby, Andrei Arshavin, Nicklas Bendtner, Theo Walcott.
Manager: Arsène Wenger.

Playing squad members: Vito Mannone; Kieran Gibbs, Gavin Hoyte, Mikaël Silvestre; Amaury Bischoff, Fran Mérida, Aaron Ramsey, Mark Randall, Jack Wilshere; Carlos Vela.
Non-playing squad members: James Shea, Wojciech Szczęsny; Luke Ayling, Kyle Bartley, Tom Cruise, Cédric Evina, Håvard Nordveidt, Paul Rodgers, Rene Steer, Armand Traoré; Pedro Botelho, Francis Coquelin, James Dunne, Craig Eastmond, Emmanuel Frimpong, Conor Henderson, Henri Lansbury, Abu Ogogo, Jonas Hebo Rasmussen, Vincent van den Berg, Sanchez Watt; Roarie Deacon, Eduardo, Jay Emmanuel-Thomas, Rui Fonte, Luke Freeman, Rhys Murphy, Jay Simpson, Gilles Sunu.

Aston Villa
Brad Friedel; Luke Young, Nicky Shorey, Carlos Cuéllar, Curtis Davies; Gareth Barry, Stiliyan Petrov; James Milner, Nigel Reo-Coker, Ashley Young; Gabriel Agbonlahor.
Subs: Brad Guzan, Zat Knight, Martin Laursen, Craig Gardner, Steve Sidwell, John Carew, Emile Heskey.
Manager: Martin O’Neill.

Playing squad members: Nathan Delfouneso, Marlon Harewood.
Non-playing squad members: David Bevan, Thomas Dau, Elliot Parish, Benjamin Siegrist, Stuart Taylor; Nathan Baker, Wilfred Bouma, Durrell Berry, Ciaran Clark, Eric Lichaj, Shane Lowry, Eric Lund, Stephen O’Halloran, Sam Simmonds; Marc Albrighton, Barry Bannan, Ellis Deeney, Jack Dyer, Gary Gardner, Arsenio Halfhuid, Chris Herd, Dominik Hofbauer, Jonathan Hogg, Isaiah Osbourne, Matthew Roome, Moustapha Salifou, András Stieber, Zoltán Stieber, Sam Williams; James Collins, Jordan Collins, Harry Forrester, Adam McGurk, Tobias Mikaelsson, Kofi Poyser, Andreas Weimann.

Blackburn Rovers
Paul Robinson; André Ooijer, Stephen Warnock, Ryan Nelsen, Christopher Samba; Keith Andrews, El Hadji Diouf, Brett Emerton, Morten Gamst Pedersen; Benedict McCarthy, Jason Roberts.
Subs: Jason Brown, Gaël Givet, Martin Olsson, Vincenzo Grella, Aaron Mokoena, Tugay Kerimoğlu, Roque Santa Cruz.
Manager: Sam Allardyce.

Playing squad members: Zurab Khizanishvili, Steven Reid; Aaron Doran, David Dunn, Keith Treacy, Carlos Villanueva, Johann Vogel; Matt Derbyshire, Robbie Fowler.
Non-playing squad members: Andreas Arestidou, Björn Bussmann; Jonathan Bateman, Johnny Flynn, Gavin Gunning, Grant Hanley, Phil Jones, Tony Kane, Conor Kavanagh, Jason Lowe, Josh Morris, Kris Paterson, Kevin Pezzoni; Jordan Bowen, Andrew Haworth, Bryan Hodge, David Hoilett, Alan Judge, Alex Marrow, Marcus Marshall, Gearóid Morrissey, Josh O’Keefe, Joe Roberts; Nick Blackman, Martin McCubbin, Michael Potts, Maceo Rigters, Julio Santa Cruz.

Bolton Wanderers
Jussi Jääskeläinen; Grétar Rafn Steinsson, Jlloyd Samuel, Gary Cahill, Andy O’Brien; Gavin McCann, Kevin Nolan, Fabrice Muamba, Matthew Taylor; Kevin Davies, Johan Elmander.
Subs: Ádám Bogdán, Ricardo Gardner, Joey O’Brien, Danny Shittu, Mark Davies, Riga Mustapha, Ariza Makukula.
Manager: Gary Megson.

Playing squad members: Sébastien Puygrenier; Chris Basham, Tamir Cohen, Tope Obadeyi, Euzebiusz Smolarek; Ricardo Vaz Tê.
Non-playing squad members: Rob Lainton; Rhys Bennett, Tom Eckersley, Jarosław Fojut, Nicky Hunt, Joe Riley, Chris Stokes; Aaron Mooy, Robert Sissons, Danny Ward, Nathan Woolfe; Zoltán Harsányi, Michael O’Halloran, James Sinclair.

Chelsea
Petr Čech; José Bosingwa, Ashley Cole, Alex, John Terry; Michael Ballack, John Obi Mikel; Salomon Kalou, Frank Lampard, Florent Malouda; Nicolas Anelka.
Subs: Hilário, Ricardo Carvalho, Branislav Ivanović, Joe Cole, Deco, Michael Essien, Didier Drogba.
Manager: Luiz Félipe Scolari/Guus Hiddink.

Playing squad members: Juliano Belletti, Paulo Ferreira, Michael Mancienne; Mineiro, Ricardo Quaresma, Miroslav Stoch; Franco Di Santo, Scott Sinclair.
Non-playing squad members: Aldi Haxhia, Rhys Taylor, Sam Walker; Nikki Ahamed, Jeffrey Bruma, Ben Gordon, Sam Hutchinson, Carl Magnay, Slobodan Rajković; Liam Bridcutt, Conor Clifford, Ricardo Fernandes, Fábio Ferreira, Kaby, Jacob Mellis, Michael Modubi, Pule Ntuka, Danny Philliskirk, Jacopo Sala, Emmanuel Sarki, Lee Sawyer, Jimmy Smith, Tom Taiwo, Sergio Tejera, Gökhan Töre, Michael Woods; Fabio Borini, Gaël Kakuta, Marko Mitrović, Morten Nielsen, Frank Nouble, Adam Phillip.

Everton
Tim Howard; Joseph Yobo, Leighton Baines, Phil Jagielka, Joleon Lescott; Mikel Arteta, Phil Neville; Leon Osman, Marouane Fellaini, Steven Pienaar; Tim Cahill.
Subs: Carlo Nash, Tony Hibbert, Lars Jacobsen, Jack Rodwell, Victor Anichebe, Louis Saha, Yakubu Aiyegbeni.
Manager: David Moyes.

Playing squad members: Nuno Valente; Segundo Castillo, Dan Gosling, Andy van der Meyde; Jose Baxter, Lukas Jutkiewicz, James Vaughan.
Non-playing squad members: John Ruddy, Lars Stubhaug, Iain Turner; Moses Barnett, Séamus Coleman, Shane Duffy, John Irving, Lee McArdle, James McCarten, Aristote Nsiala, Cory Sinnott; Hope Akpan, Nathan Craig, Gerard Kinsella, John Paul Kissock, Georg Krenn, Eunan O’Kane, Michael Stewart, James Wallace; Kieran Agard, Lewis Codling, Conor McAleny, Karl Sheppard, Scott Spencer.

Fulham
Mark Schwarzer; John Paintsil, Paul Konchesky, Brede Hangeland, Aaron Hughes; Simon Davies, Zoltán Gera, Danny Murphy; Clint Dempsey; Andrew Johnson, Bobby Zamora.
Subs: Pascal Zuberbühler, Chris Baird, Toni Kallio, Jimmy Bullard, Dickson Etuhu, Diomansy Kamara, Erik Nevland.
Manager: Roy Hodgson.

Playing squad members: Chris Smalling, Fredrik Stoor; Andranik Teymourian, Leon Andreasen, Wayne Brown, Olivier Dacourt, Julian Gray, Robert Milsom, Seol Ki-hyeon.
Non-playing squad members: Marcus Bettinelli, Neil Etheridge, Wes Foderingham, David Stockdale; Joe Anderson, Matt Briggs, Karim Laribi, Adrian Leijer, Keanu Marsh-Brown, Alex Smith, Adam Watts; Courtney Harris, Luca Moscatiello, King Osei-Gyan, Daniel Owusu, Matt Saunders, Michael Uwezu; Danny Hoesen.

Hull City
Boaz Myhill; Kamil Zayatte, Sam Ricketts, Bernard Mendy, Michael Turner; Ian Ashbee, George Boateng, Dean Marney; Geovanni; Daniel Cousin, Marlon King.
Subs: Matt Duke, Anthony Gardner, Richard Garcia, Bryan Hughes, Kevin Kilbane, Nick Barmby, Craig Fagan.
Manager: Phil Brown.

Playing squad members: Wayne Brown; Nathan Doyle, Ryan France, Stelios Giannakopoulos, Péter Halmosi; Caleb Folan, Dean Windass.
Non-playing squad members: Mark Oxley, Tom Woodhead; Liam Cooper, Steve Gardner, Joe Lamplough, Matt Plummer; Will Atkinson, James Bennett, Tom Cairney, Jamie Devitt, Nick McNamara, Liam Simpson, John Welsh; Yann Ekra, Nicky Featherstone, Ryan Kendall, Bill Law, Darragh Satelle.

Liverpool
José Manuel Reina; Álvaro Arbeloa, Fábio Aurélio, Jamie Carragher, Martin Škrtel; Xabi Alonso, Javier Mascherano; Dirk Kuyt, Steven Gerrard, Albert Riera; Fernando Torres.
Subs: Diego Cavalieri, Daniel Agger, Sami Hyypiä, Yossi Benayoun, Lucas, Ryan Babel, Robbie Keane.
Manager: Rafael Benítez.

Playing squad members: Emiliano Insúa; Nabil El Zhar, Jermaine Pennant, Damien Plessis; David N’Gog.
Non-playing squad members: Dean Bouzanis, Hakan Duyan, Martin Hansen, Charles Itandje, Nikolai Mihaylov; Godwin Antwi, Daniel Ayala, Stephen Darby, Philipp Degen, Ronald Huth, Steven Irwin, Martin Kelly, Emmanuel Mendy, Miki Roqué, Mikel San José, Robbie Threlfall; Astrit Ajdarević, Gerardo Bruna, Alex Cooper, Ryan Crowther, Francisco Duran, Ryan Flynn, Vítor Flora, Adam Hammill, Sean Highdale, Tom Ince, Sebastián Leto, Gary Mackay-Steven, Dani Pacheco, Victor Pálsson, Adam Pepper, Ray Putterill, Michael Roberts, Jay Spearing, Vincent Weijl; David Amoo, Jordy Brouwer, Michael Collins, Lauri Dalla Valle, Nathan Eccleston, Alex Kačaniklić, Krisztián Németh, Marvin Pourie, Nikola Sarić, András Simon.

Manchester City
Joe Hart; Micah Richards, Pablo Zabaleta, Richard Dunne, Vincent Kompany, Nedum Onuoha; Nigel de Jong, Stephen Ireland, Shaun Wright-Phillips; Elano; Robinho.
Subs: Kasper Schmeichel, Tal Ben Haim, Wayne Bridge, Javi Garrido, Dietmar Hamann, Felipe Caicedo, Darius Vassell.
Manager: Mark Hughes.

Playing squad members: Michael Ball, Shaleum Logan; Gláuber Berti, Kelvin Etuhu, Gélson Fernandes, Michael Johnson, Martin Petrov; Benjani Mwaruwari, Valeri Bojinov, Ched Evans, Jô, Danny Sturridge.
Non-playing squad members: Gregory Hartley, Tobias Johansen, Richard Martin, Filip Mentel, Gunnar Nielsen; Matty Brown, Greg Cunningham, Clayton McDonald, Ryan McGivern, Ben Mee, Danny Mills, Curtis Obeng, Chris Ramsey, Kieran Trippier, Javan Vidal, Reece Wabara, Sam Williamson; Ahmed Benali, Anga Boyata, Adam Clayton, Michael Daly, Abdisalam Ibrahim, Tasos Kapsalopodas, Scott Kay, Róbert Mak, Paul Marshall, Karl Moore, Ben Morris, Angelos Tsiaklis, Andrew Tutte, Vladimír Weiss; David Ball, Ian Daly, Filippo Mancini, Donal McDermott, Alex Nimely, Jack Redshaw.

Manchester United
Edwin van der Sar; John O’Shea, Patrice Evra, Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidić; Michael Carrick, Darren Fletcher, Park Ji-sung; Cristiano Ronaldo; Dimitar Berbatov, Wayne Rooney.
Subs: Tomasz Kuszczak, Jonny Evans, Rafael, Anderson, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, Carlos Tévez.
Manager: Sir Alex Ferguson.

Playing squad members: Ben Foster; Wes Brown, Ritchie de Laet, Richard Eckersley; Darron Gibson, Owen Hargreaves, Lee Martin, Nani, Rodrigo Possebon, Zoran Tošić; Fraizer Campbell, Federico Macheda, Manucho, Danny Welbeck.
Non-playing squad members: Ben Amos, Ron-Robert Zieler; James Chester, Joe Dudgeon, Fábio, David Gray, Michael Lea, Gary Neville, Danny Simpson, Scott Wootton; Robbie Brady, Tom Cleverley, Danny Drinkwater, Magnus Wolff Eikrem, Corry Evans, Sam Hewson, Matty James, Oliver Norwood, Davide Petrucci; Nicky Ajose, Febian Brandy, Antonio Bryan, Danny Galbraith, Joshua King.

Middlesbrough
Ross Turnbull; Justin Hoyte, Emanuel Pogatetz, Robert Huth, Andrew Taylor, David Wheater; Jérémie Aliadière, Gary O’Neil, Stewart Downing; Afonso Alves, Tuncay Şanlı.
Subs: Brad Jones, Matthew Bates, Chris Riggott, Julio Arca, Didier Digard, Adam Johnson, Mido.
Manager: Gareth Southgate.

Playing squad members: Joe Bennett, Jonathan Grounds, Seb Hines, John Johnson, Tony McMahon; Jonathan Franks, Mohamed Shawky, Josh Walker; Marvin Emnes.
Non-playing squad members: David Knight, Jason Steele; Derrick Bassi, Ashley Corker, Rhys Williams; Kyle Oliver, Graeme Owens, Cameron Park, Nathan Porritt, Richard Smallwood; Onisforos Roushias.

Newcastle United
Shay Given; Steven Taylor, José Enrique, Sébastien Bassong, Fabricio Coloccini; Nicky Butt, Jonás Gutiérrez, Danny Guthrie, Damien Duff; Obafemi Martins, Michael Owen.
Subs: Steve Harper, Habib Beye, David Edgar, Geremi, Charles N’Zogbia, Shola Ameobi, Mark Viduka.
Manager: Joe Kinnear/Alan Shearer.

Playing squad members: Caçapa; Joey Barton, Nacho González, Peter Løvenkrands, Kazenga LuaLua; Andy Carroll, Nile Ranger, Alan Smith, Xisco.
Non-playing squad members: Fraser Forster, Tim Krul, Ole Söderberg; Paul Dummett, Tamás Kádár, Daniel Leadbitter, Darren Lough, Callum Morris, James Tavernier, Ben Tozer; Mark Doninger, Shane Ferguson, Jonny Godsmark, Bradden Inman, James Marwood, Patrick McLaughlin, Haris Vučkić; Samuel Adjei, Phil Airey, Sammy Ameobi, Wesley Ngo Baheng, Frank Wiafe Danquah, Ryan Donaldson, Michael McCrudden, Fabio Zamblera.

Portsmouth
David James; Glen Johnson, Nadir Belhadj, Sol Campbell, Sylvain Distin, Hermann Hreiðarsson; Sean Davis, Richard Hughes, Niko Kranjčar; Peter Crouch, Jermain Defoe.
Subs: Asmir Begović, Younès Kaboul, Noé Pamarot, Lassana Diarra, Hayden Mullins, Nwankwo Kanu, David Nugent.
Manager: Tony Adams/Paul Hart.

Playing squad members: Marc Wilson, Linvoy Primus; Angelos Basinas, Papa Bouba Diop, Arnold Mvuemba, John Utaka; Theofanis Gekas.
Non-playing squad members: Jamie Ashdown, Liam O’Brien; Peter Gregory, James Hurst, Lauren, Tero Mäntylä, Ellis Martin, Callum Reynolds, Djimi Traoré; Billy Goddard, Tom Kilbey, Pablo Navas, Marlon Pack, Vítor Pelé, Lennard Sowah, Jon Stewart; Nadir Çiftçi, Ryan Gazet du Chatellier, Omar Alieu Koroma, Andrea Mbuyi-Mutombo, Gaël Nlundulu, Danijel Subotić.

Stoke City
Thomas Sørensen; Danny Higginbotham, Abdoulaye Diagne-Faye, Rory Delap, Ryan Shawcross, Andy Wilkinson; Amdy Faye, Liam Lawrence, Glenn Whelan; Ricardo Fuller, Mamady Sidibé.
Subs: Steve Simonsen, Leon Cort, Andy Griffin, Salif Diao, Matthew Etherington, Richard Cresswell, Dave Kitson.
Manager: Tony Pulis.

Playing squad members: Andrew Davies, Carl Dickinson, Ibrahima Sonko; Seyi George Olofinjana, Danny Pugh, Tom Soares, Michael Tonge; Vincent Péricard.
Non-playing squad members: Danzelle St. Louis Hamilton; Rod McDonald; Rob Garrett, Marc Grocott, Jimmy Phillips, Tom Thorley, Nathaniel Wedderburn; Warwick Alexander, Louis Moult.

Sunderland
Márton Fülöp; Phil Bardsley, George McCartney, Danny Collins, Anton Ferdinand; Steed Malbranque, Kieran Richardson, Dean Whitehead, Andy Reid; Djibril Cissé, Kenwyne Jones.
Subs: Craig Gordon, Pascal Chimbonda, Nyron Nosworthy, Carlos Edwards, Grant Leadbitter, Teemu Tainio, Daryl Murphy.
Manager: Roy Keane/Ricky Sbragia.

Playing squad members: Paul McShane; Jordan Henderson, Liam Miller; Michael Chopra, David Healy, Anthony Stokes, Martyn Waghorn, Dwight Yorke.
Non-playing squad members: Trevor Carson, Nick Colgan, Michał Misiewicz, Daniel Staples; Blair Adams, Russell Anderson, Peter Hartley, Michael Kay, Danny Madden, Niall McArdle, Jean-Yves M’voto; Jamie Chandler, Jack Colback, Conor Hourihane, Nathan Luscombe, David Meyler, Ryan Noble, Liam O’Mahoney, Adam Reed, Robbie Weir; David Connolly, Jordan Cook, David Dowson, Roy O’Donovan, Rade Prica.

Tottenham Hotspur
Heurelho Gomes; Vedran Ćorluka, Benoît Assou-Ekotto, Ledley King, Jonathan Woodgate; Didier Zokora, Aaron Lennon, Luka Modrić, David Bentley; Darren Bent, Roman Pavlyuchenko.
Subs: Carlo Cudicini, Gareth Bale, Alan Hutton, Michael Dawson, Tom Huddlestone, Jamie O’Hara, Giovani dos Santos.
Manager: Harry Redknapp.

Playing squad members: Chris Gunter, Gilberto; Kevin-Prince Boateng, Adel Taarabt.
Non-playing squad members: Ben Alnwick, David Button, Oscar Jansson, Mirko Ranieri; Troy Archibald-Henville, Yuri Berchiche, Callum Butcher, Nathan Byrne, Steven Caulker, Dorian Dervite, Cian Hughton, Danny Hutchings, Leigh Mills, Takura Mtandari, Ricardo Rocha, Danny Rose, Adam Smith; John Bostock, Tommy Carroll, Coşkun Ekim, Kyle Fraser-Allen, David Hutton, Yaser Kasim, Jake Livermore, Jacques Maghoma, Ryan Mason, Kieran McKenna, Paul-José M’Poku, Dean Parrett, Andros Townsend; Simon Dawkins, Jonathan Obika, Alex Olsen, Tomáš Pekhart, Grzegorz Rasiak.

West Bromwich Albion
Scott Carson; Jonas Olsson, Paul Robinson, Abdoulaye Méïté, Gianni Zuiverloon; Robert Koren, James Morrison; Jonathan Greening, Borja Valero, Chris Brunt; Marc-Antoine Fortuné.
Subs: Dean Kiely, Leon Barnett, Ryan Donk, Graham Dorrans, Kim Do-heon, Roman Bednář, Ishmael Miller.
Manager: Tony Mowbray.

Playing squad members: Marek Čech, Carl Hoefkens, Shelton Martis, Pedro Pelé; Youssouf Mulumbu, Felipe Teixeira; Craig Beattie, Sherjill MacDonald, Juan Carlos Menseguez, Luke Moore, Chris Wood.
Non-playing squad members: Ryan Allsop, Michal Daněk; Lee Baker, Neil Clement, Paul Downing, Jared Hodgkiss; Kaydelen Brown, Joss Labadie, Sam Mantom, Romaine Sawyers, David Worrall; Lateef Elford-Alliyu, Bartosz Ślusarski.

West Ham United
Robert Green; Lucas Neill, Hérita Ilunga, James Collins, Matthew Upson; Valon Behrami, Jack Collison, Scott Parker; Mark Noble; Carlton Cole, David Di Michele.
Subs: Jimmy Walker, Radoslav Kováč, James Tomkins, Julien Faubert, Luís Boa Morte, Craig Bellamy, Diego Tristán.
Manager: Gianfranco Zola.

Playing squad members: Calum Davenport, Walter López, Jonathan Spector; Lee Bowyer, Kieron Dyer, Josh Payne, Junior Stanislas; Dean Ashton, Savio Nsereko, Freddie Sears.
Non-playing squad members: David Blackmore, Péter Kurucz, Jan Laštůvka, Marek Štěch, Adam Street; Hólmar Örn Eyjólfsson, Matt Fry, Georg Grasser, Callum McNaughton, Ashley Miller, Bondz N’Gala, Ryan O’Neill, Joe Widdowson; Ahmed Abdulla, Danny Kearns, Oliver Lee, Cristian Montaño, Conor Okus, Nigel Quashie, Kyel Reid; Bálint Bajner, Terry Dixon, Zavon Hines, Jack Jeffrey, Tony Stokes.

Wigan Athletic
Chris Kirkland; Mario Melchiot, Maynor Figueroa, Emmerson Boyce, Titus Bramble, Paul Scharner; Lee Cattermole, Wilson Palacios, Luis Antonio Valencia; Emile Heskey, Amr Zaki.
Subs: Richard Kingson, Ryan Taylor, Michael Brown, Olivier Kapo, Jason Koumas, Henri Camara, Hugo Rodallega.
Manager: Steve Bruce.

Playing squad members: Mike Pollitt; Cho Won-hee, Erik Edman; Daniël de Ridder, Jon Routledge, Antoine Sibierski; Callum McManaman.
Non-playing squad members: Adam Buxton; Tomasz Cywka, Joe Holt, Tomasz Kupisz, Lewis Montrose, Jordan Mustoe; Tommy Amos, Steve Chiocchi, Craig Mahon.

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