Ranking the Reds’ Premier League Seasons, Worst to Best: #25 – 2012/13

Ranking the Reds’ Premier League Seasons, Worst to Best: #25 – 2012/13
June 24, 2019 Andrew Beasley

#25 – 2012/13

TTT Season Rating Score*: 1.06 (League 0.95, Cups 0.00, Finance 0.11).

Manager: Brendan Rodgers.

Premier League: 61 points, finished 7th.

£XI rank: 4th.

Europe: Europa League, Round of 32.

FA Cup: 4th round.

League Cup: 4th round.

Top scorer: Luis Suárez, 30.

Final League Table:

# Team M. W D L goals Dif. Pt.
1 Manchester United, England Manchester United 38 28 5 5 86:43 43 89
2 Manchester City, England Manchester City 38 23 9 6 66:34 32 78
3 Chelsea FC, England Chelsea FC 38 22 9 7 75:39 36 75
4 Arsenal FC, England Arsenal FC 38 21 10 7 72:37 35 73
5 Tottenham Hotspur, England Tottenham Hotspur 38 21 9 8 66:46 20 72
6 Everton FC, England Everton FC 38 16 15 7 55:40 15 63
7 Liverpool FC, England Liverpool FC 38 16 13 9 71:43 28 61
8 West Bromwich Albion, England West Bromwich Albion 38 14 7 17 53:57 -4 49
9 Swansea City, Wales Swansea City 38 11 13 14 47:51 -4 46
10 West Ham United, England West Ham United 38 12 10 16 45:53 -8 46
11 Norwich City, England Norwich City 38 10 14 14 41:58 -17 44
12 Fulham FC, England Fulham FC 38 11 10 17 50:60 -10 43
13 Stoke City, England Stoke City 38 9 15 14 34:45 -11 42
14 Southampton FC, England Southampton FC 38 9 14 15 49:60 -11 41
15 Aston Villa, England Aston Villa 38 10 11 17 47:69 -22 41
16 Newcastle United, England Newcastle United 38 11 8 19 45:68 -23 41
17 Sunderland AFC, England Sunderland AFC 38 9 12 17 41:54 -13 39
18 Wigan Athletic, England Wigan Athletic 38 9 9 20 47:73 -26 36
19 Reading FC, England Reading FC 38 6 10 22 43:73 -30 28
20 Queens Park Rangers, England Queens Park Rangers 38 4 13 21 30:60 -30 25

Transfers In:

Player Current Money Purchase Price Age @ transfer
Allen J £59,957,823 22
Sturridge D (I) £47,966,258 23
Borini F £41,970,476 21
Coutinho £33,976,100 20
Assaidi O £11,991,565 24
Sahin N £0 23

Transfers Out:

Player Sales CTPP
Sahin N
Bellamy C £35,112,594
Aquilani A £27,980,317
Adam C £19,985,941
Kuyt D £3,997,188
Darby S £0
Eccleston N £0
Maxi Rodriguez £0
Cole J £0
Doni £0

Player stats for the season

# Player Starts Sub Apps Goals
2 Glen Johnson 43 0 2
8 Steven Gerrard 42 4 10
7 Luis Suárez 40 4 30
5 Daniel Agger 39 0 3
19 Stewart Downing 39 6 5
25 Pepe Reina 39 0
3 Jose Enrique 31 4 2
37 Martin Škrtel 31 2 2
24 Joe Allen 29 8 2
23 Jamie Carragher 29 9
14 Jordan Henderson 29 15 6
21 Lucas Leiva 27 4
31 Raheem Sterling 22 14 2
47 Andre Wisdom 19 0 1
33 Jonjo Shelvey 18 14 5
1 Brad Jones 15 0
15 Daniel Sturridge 13 3 11
10 Philippe Coutinho 12 1 3
4 Nuri Şahin 12 0 3
30 Suso 12 8
29 Fabio Borini 10 10 2
16 Sebastián Coates 9 3 1
11 Oussama Assaidi 6 6
34 Martin Kelly 6 1
49 Jack Robinson 6 0
10 Joe Cole 4 6 2
50 Adam Morgan 2 1
12 Daniel Pacheco 2 1
36 Samed Yeşil 2 0
20 Jay Spearing 2 1
26 Charlie Adam 1 1
35 Conor Coady 1 1
38 Jon Flanagan 1 1
44 Jordon Ibe 1 0
9 Andy Carroll 0 2
48 Jerome Sinclair 0 1

Season summary

Andrew Beasley: While few people wouldn’t have been surprised to see the first two years of the Premier League at the bottom of our rankings, the positioning of Brendan Rodgers’ first campaign in charge may surprise some. Is its spot in the relegation zone fair or not?

Yes and no.

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