1st Team
Date OpponentCompetitionScore
24-07-1996AFredrikstad (FFK)Friendly 1-0
28-07-1996ARosenborg (RBK)Friendly 0-1
30-07-1996ATeam VestfoldFriendly 1-2
03-08-1996AGloucester CityFriendly 1-1
06-08-1996APort ValeFriendly 1-0[1]
07-08-1996AStevenage BoroughFriendly 1-1
10-08-1996AQueens Park RangersFriendly 0-1
17-08-1996HManchester UnitedF.A. Carling Premiership 0-3
21-08-1996ANewcastle UnitedF.A. Carling Premiership 0-2
26-08-1996ALeeds UnitedF.A. Carling Premiership 0-1
04-09-1996HTottenham HotspurF.A. Carling Premiership 1-0
07-09-1996HEvertonF.A. Carling Premiership 4-0
14-09-1996AWest Ham UnitedF.A. Carling Premiership 2-0
19-09-1996HPortsmouthCoca-Cola Cup [1 1L] 1-0
23-09-1996HSouthamptonF.A. Carling Premiership 3-1
25-09-1996APortsmouthCoca-Cola Cup [1 2L] 1-1[2]
28-09-1996ADerby CountyF.A. Carling Premiership 2-0
12-10-1996HSheffield WednesdayF.A. Carling Premiership 4-2
19-10-1996AChelseaF.A. Carling Premiership 4-2
22-10-1996HLuton TownCoca-Cola Cup [3] 1-1
26-10-1996AMiddlesbroughF.A. Carling Premiership 0-0
02-11-1996HArsenalF.A. Carling Premiership 2-2
12-11-1996ALuton TownCoca-Cola Cup [3 R] 2-1
16-11-1996HCoventry CityF.A. Carling Premiership 2-2
23-11-1996ALiverpoolF.A. Carling Premiership 1-1
26-11-1996HAston VillaCoca-Cola Cup [4] 1-0
30-11-1996HNottingham ForestF.A. Carling Premiership 1-0
07-12-1996ASunderlandF.A. Carling Premiership 3-1
14-12-1996HBlackburn RoversF.A. Carling Premiership 1-0
22-12-1996AAston VillaF.A. Carling Premiership 0-5
28-12-1996AEvertonF.A. Carling Premiership 3-1
08-01-1997ABolton WanderersCoca-Cola Cup [5] 2-0
11-01-1997HDerby CountyF.A. Carling Premiership 1-1
14-01-1997ACrewe AlexandraF.A. Cup [3] 1-1
18-01-1997ALeicester CityF.A. Carling Premiership 0-1
21-01-1997HCrewe AlexandraF.A. Cup [3 R] 2-0
25-01-1997AManchester UnitedF.A. Cup [4] 1-1
29-01-1997AManchester UnitedF.A. Carling Premiership 1-2
01-02-1997HMiddlesbroughF.A. Carling Premiership 1-1
04-02-1997HManchester UnitedF.A. Cup [4 R] 1-0
15-02-1997HQueens Park RangersF.A. Cup [5] 2-1
18-02-1997ALeicester CityCoca-Cola Cup [SF 1L] 0-0
23-02-1997AArsenalF.A. Carling Premiership 1-0
26-02-1997ASouthamptonF.A. Carling Premiership 0-0
01-03-1997HLeicester CityF.A. Carling Premiership 1-3
05-03-1997ACoventry CityF.A. Carling Premiership 1-1
09-03-1997ASheffield WednesdayF.A. Cup [6] 2-0
11-03-1997HLeicester CityCoca-Cola Cup [SF 2L] 1-1[3]
15-03-1997ABlackburn RoversF.A. Carling Premiership 1-3
18-03-1997HWest Ham UnitedF.A. Carling Premiership 1-1
23-03-1997HNewcastle UnitedF.A. Carling Premiership 1-1
26-03-1997AAberdeenTestimonial 2-1[4]
05-04-1997ATottenham HotspurF.A. Carling Premiership 0-1
09-04-1997HAston VillaF.A. Carling Premiership 0-2
13-04-1997NChelseaF.A. Cup [SF] 0-3[5]
16-04-1997HLeeds UnitedF.A. Carling Premiership 2-0
19-04-1997ASheffield WednesdayF.A. Carling Premiership 1-3
22-04-1997HChelseaF.A. Carling Premiership 0-1
03-05-1997ANottingham ForestF.A. Carling Premiership 1-1
06-05-1997HLiverpoolF.A. Carling Premiership 2➧1
11-05-1997HSunderlandF.A. Carling Premiership 1➧0
Abandoned after 34 minutes.  [1]
Aggregate 2-1  [2]
Aggregate 1-1. Lost on away goals  [3]
Testimonial for Brian Irvine  [4]
at Highbury, Arsenal  [5]
Friendly: P6 W1 D2 L3 F4 A6
F.A. Carling Premiership: P38 W15 D11 L12 F49 A46
Coca-Cola Cup: P8 W4 D4 L0 F9 A4
F.A. Cup: P7 W4 D2 L1 F9 A6
Testimonial: P1 W1 D0 L0 F2 A1
Total: P60 W25 D19 L16 F73 A63
Reserve Team
Date OpponentCompetitionScore
27-07-1996AAylesbury UnitedFriendly 1-0
05-09-1996ALuton Town (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-1
11-09-1996HBrighton & Hove Albion (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination League Cup 6-1
18-09-1996HOxford United (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 3-3
24-09-1996ACrystal Palace (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 4-1
02-10-1996ASouthampton (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination League Cup 1-0
16-10-1996APortsmouth (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination League Cup 1-1
21-10-1996ATottenham Hotspur (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 4-2
30-10-1996HSwansea City (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 3-4
06-11-1996ABristol Rovers (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 3-1
13-11-1996HCardiff City (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-0
19-11-1996ABurgess Hill TownFriendly -
02-12-1996ACrystal Palace (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination League Cup 3-2
11-12-1996HBrighton & Hove Albion (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 1-1
19-12-1996AArsenal (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-0
23-12-1996HChelsea (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-1
22-01-1997AMillwall (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 1-2
29-01-1997HWatford (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 1-1
05-02-1997ANorwich City (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-2
19-02-1997HAFC Bournemouth (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination League Cup 1-1
04-03-1997HWest Ham United (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-1
17-03-1997AQueens Park Rangers (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 1-0
26-03-1997AIpswich Town (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 0-0
02-04-1997HAFC Bournemouth (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-1
09-04-1997HOxford United (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination League Cup 2-1
16-04-1997ABristol City (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 1-0
23-04-1997HSwindon Town (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 4-2
29-04-1997HCharlton Athletic (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-0
02-05-1997HPortsmouth (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 1-0
07-05-1997ASouthampton (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination 2-1
12-05-1997ATottenham Hotspur (reserves)Avon Insurance Combination League Cup 2-3
Friendly: P1 W1 D0 L0 F1 A0
Avon Insurance Combination: P22 W15 D5 L2 F45 A24
Avon Insurance Combination League Cup: P7 W4 D2 L1 F16 A9
Total: P30 W20 D7 L3 F62 A33
Under 18s
Date OpponentCompetitionScore
27-08-1996HColchester United (youth)Southern Junior Floodlit Cup [Pre] 3-1
23-09-1996ACharlton Athletic (youth)Southern Junior Floodlit Cup [1] 1-3
10-12-1996AViking Sports (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [2] 2-0
20-01-1997AQueens Park Rangers (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [3] 2-3
Southern Junior Floodlit Cup: P2 W1 D0 L1 F4 A4
F.A. Youth Cup: P2 W1 D0 L1 F4 A3
Total: P4 W2 D0 L2 F8 A7