Des Bremner

Date of birth07 September 1952
Place of birthAberchirder
NationalityScottish
PositionMidfielder

With Aston Villa, 1st Division Champion 1981 European Cup winner 1982.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Aston Villa 01 Sep 1979 01 Sep 1984
Birmingham City 01 Sep 1984 01 Aug 1989
Fulham 01 Aug 1989 01 Mar 1990

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1979-80 Aston Villa FA Cup 6
1979-80 Aston Villa League Cup 2
1979-80 Aston Villa League Division One 36
3
1980-81 Aston Villa FA Cup 1
1980-81 Aston Villa League Cup 3
1980-81 Aston Villa League Division One 42
2
1981-82 Aston Villa European Cup 9
1981-82 Aston Villa FA Cup 2
1981-82 Aston Villa League Cup 6
1
1981-82 Aston Villa League Division One 38
3
1982-83 Aston Villa European Cup 6
1982-83 Aston Villa FA Cup 3
1982-83 Aston Villa Intercontinental Cup 1
1982-83 Aston Villa League Cup 2
1982-83 Aston Villa League Division One 36
1
1982-83 Aston Villa UEFA Super Cup 2
1983-84 Aston Villa FA Cup 2
1983-84 Aston Villa League Cup 4
1
1983-84 Aston Villa League Division One 14
3
1983-84 Aston Villa UEFA Cup 2
1984-85 Aston Villa League Division One 4
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
22 Sep 1979 Aston Villa v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
25 Sep 1979 Aston Villa v Everton D 0-0 League Cup 3rd round
29 Sep 1979 Middlesbrough v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
06 Oct 1979 Aston Villa v Southampton W 3-0 League Division One
09 Oct 1979 Everton v Aston Villa L 4-1 League Cup 3rd round replay
13 Oct 1979 Aston Villa v West Bromwich Albion D 0-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1979 Derby County v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division One
27 Oct 1979 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
03 Nov 1979 Aston Villa v Bolton Wanderers W 3-1 League Division One
10 Nov 1979 Ipswich Town v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
17 Nov 1979 Aston Villa v Stoke City W 2-1 League Division One
24 Nov 1979 Aston Villa v Leeds United D 0-0 League Division One
01 Dec 1979 Norwich City v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
08 Dec 1979 Aston Villa v Liverpool L 1-3 League Division One
15 Dec 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
19 Dec 1979 Aston Villa v Coventry City W 3-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1979 Nottingham Forest v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
29 Dec 1979 Bristol City v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division One
04 Jan 1980 Bristol Rovers v Aston Villa W 1-2 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 1980 Aston Villa v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
26 Jan 1980 Cambridge United v Aston Villa D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
30 Jan 1980 Aston Villa v Cambridge United W 4-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
02 Feb 1980 Aston Villa v Crystal Palace W 2-0 League Division One
09 Feb 1980 Arsenal v Aston Villa L 3-1 League Division One
16 Feb 1980 Blackburn Rovers v Aston Villa D 1-1 FA Cup 5th round
20 Feb 1980 Aston Villa v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 FA Cup 5th round replay
23 Feb 1980 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
27 Feb 1980 Aston Villa v Manchester City D 2-2 League Division One
01 Mar 1980 Aston Villa v Derby County W 1-0 League Division One
03 Mar 1980 Brighton and Hove Albion v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
08 Mar 1980 West Ham United v Aston Villa L 1-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
10 Mar 1980 Aston Villa v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 1-3 League Division One
15 Mar 1980 Southampton v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
19 Mar 1980 Aston Villa v Middlesbrough L 0-2 League Division One
22 Mar 1980 Aston Villa v Ipswich Town D 1-1 League Division One
26 Mar 1980 Aston Villa v Norwich City W 2-0 League Division One
29 Mar 1980 Stoke City v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
05 Apr 1980 Aston Villa v Nottingham Forest W 3-2 League Division One
07 Apr 1980 Manchester City v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
19 Apr 1980 Leeds United v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1980 Manchester United v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
26 Apr 1980 Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division One
29 Apr 1980 Coventry City v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
03 May 1980 Liverpool v Aston Villa L 4-1 League Division One
16 Aug 1980 Leeds United v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
20 Aug 1980 Aston Villa v Norwich City W 1-0 League Division One
23 Aug 1980 Manchester City v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division One
27 Aug 1980 Aston Villa v Leeds United W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
30 Aug 1980 Aston Villa v Coventry City W 1-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1980 Leeds United v Aston Villa W 1-3
Agg: 1-4
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
06 Sep 1980 Ipswich Town v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
13 Sep 1980 Aston Villa v Everton L 0-2 League Division One
20 Sep 1980 Aston Villa v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Division One
23 Sep 1980 Cambridge United v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Cup 3rd round
27 Sep 1980 Crystal Palace v Aston Villa W 0-1 League Division One
04 Oct 1980 Aston Villa v Sunderland W 4-0 League Division One
08 Oct 1980 Manchester United v Aston Villa D 3-3 League Division One
11 Oct 1980 Birmingham City v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
18 Oct 1980 Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1980 Aston Villa v Brighton and Hove Albion W 4-1 League Division One
25 Oct 1980 Southampton v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
01 Nov 1980 Aston Villa v Leicester City W 2-0 League Division One
08 Nov 1980 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
12 Nov 1980 Norwich City v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division One
15 Nov 1980 Aston Villa v Leeds United D 1-1 League Division One
22 Nov 1980 Liverpool v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
29 Nov 1980 Aston Villa v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
06 Dec 1980 Middlesbrough v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
13 Dec 1980 Aston Villa v Birmingham City W 3-0 League Division One
20 Dec 1980 Brighton and Hove Albion v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1980 Aston Villa v Stoke City W 1-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1980 Nottingham Forest v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division One
03 Jan 1981 Ipswich Town v Aston Villa L 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 1981 Aston Villa v Liverpool W 2-0 League Division One
17 Jan 1981 Coventry City v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
31 Jan 1981 Aston Villa v Manchester City W 1-0 League Division One
07 Feb 1981 Everton v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division One
21 Feb 1981 Aston Villa v Crystal Palace W 2-1 League Division One
28 Feb 1981 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Aston Villa W 0-1 League Division One
07 Mar 1981 Sunderland v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
14 Mar 1981 Aston Villa v Manchester United D 3-3 League Division One
21 Mar 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
28 Mar 1981 Aston Villa v Southampton W 2-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1981 Leicester City v Aston Villa W 2-4 League Division One
08 Apr 1981 Aston Villa v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1981 Aston Villa v Ipswich Town L 1-2 League Division One
18 Apr 1981 Aston Villa v Nottingham Forest W 2-0 League Division One
20 Apr 1981 Stoke City v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
25 Apr 1981 Aston Villa v Middlesbrough W 3-0 League Division One
02 May 1981 Arsenal v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
29 Aug 1981 Aston Villa v Notts County L 0-1 League Division One
02 Sep 1981 Sunderland v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
05 Sep 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division One
12 Sep 1981 Aston Villa v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
16 Sep 1981 Aston Villa v Valur W 5-0 European Cup 1st round 1st leg
19 Sep 1981 Liverpool v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
23 Sep 1981 Aston Villa v Stoke City D 2-2 League Division One
26 Sep 1981 Aston Villa v Birmingham City D 0-0 League Division One
30 Sep 1981 Valur v Aston Villa W 0-2
Agg: 0-7
European Cup 1st round 2nd leg
03 Oct 1981 Leeds United v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
07 Oct 1981 Aston Villa v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
10 Oct 1981 Coventry City v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
17 Oct 1981 Aston Villa v West Ham United W 3-2 League Division One
21 Oct 1981 Dynamo Berlin v Aston Villa W 1-2 European Cup 2nd round 1st leg
24 Oct 1981 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Aston Villa W 0-3 League Division One
27 Oct 1981 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Aston Villa W 1-2
Agg: 3-5
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
31 Oct 1981 Aston Villa v Ipswich Town L 0-1 League Division One
04 Nov 1981 Aston Villa v Dynamo Berlin L 0-1
Agg: 2-2
European Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
07 Nov 1981 Aston Villa v Arsenal L 0-2 League Division One
11 Nov 1981 Leicester City v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Cup 3rd round
21 Nov 1981 Middlesbrough v Aston Villa D 3-3 League Division One
25 Nov 1981 Aston Villa v Leicester City W 2-0 League Cup 3rd round replay
28 Nov 1981 Aston Villa v Nottingham Forest W 3-1 League Division One
01 Dec 1981 Wigan Athletic v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Cup 4th round
05 Dec 1981 Manchester City v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
15 Dec 1981 Swansea City v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
19 Dec 1981 Everton v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
28 Dec 1981 Brighton and Hove Albion v Aston Villa W 0-1 League Division One
05 Jan 1982 Notts County v Aston Villa W 0-6 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 1982 Notts County v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
19 Jan 1982 Aston Villa v West Bromwich Albion L 0-1 League Cup Quarter-final
30 Jan 1982 Aston Villa v Liverpool L 0-3 League Division One
02 Feb 1982 Aston Villa v Sunderland W 1-0 League Division One
06 Feb 1982 Manchester United v Aston Villa L 4-1 League Division One
10 Feb 1982 Aston Villa v Southampton D 1-1 League Division One
13 Feb 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa L 1-0 FA Cup 5th round
17 Feb 1982 Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
20 Feb 1982 Birmingham City v Aston Villa W 0-1 League Division One
27 Feb 1982 Aston Villa v Coventry City W 2-1 League Division One
03 Mar 1982 Dynamo Kiev v Aston Villa D 0-0 European Cup 3rd round 1st leg
06 Mar 1982 West Ham United v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division One
13 Mar 1982 Aston Villa v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-1 League Division One
17 Mar 1982 Aston Villa v Dynamo Kiev W 2-0
Agg: 2-0
European Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
07 Apr 1982 Aston Villa v Anderlecht W 1-0 European Cup Semi-final 1st leg
10 Apr 1982 Southampton v Aston Villa W 0-3 League Division One
12 Apr 1982 Aston Villa v Brighton and Hove Albion W 3-0 League Division One
21 Apr 1982 Anderlecht v Aston Villa D 0-0
Agg: 0-1
European Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
24 Apr 1982 Nottingham Forest v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
28 Apr 1982 Aston Villa v Leeds United L 1-4 League Division One
01 May 1982 Aston Villa v Manchester City D 0-0 League Division One
05 May 1982 Stoke City v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
08 May 1982 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa W 0-1 League Division One
15 May 1982 Aston Villa v Everton L 1-2 League Division One
21 May 1982 Aston Villa v Swansea City W 3-0 League Division One
26 May 1982 Bayern Munchen v Aston Villa W 0-1 European Cup Final
28 Aug 1982 Aston Villa v Sunderland L 1-3 League Division One
31 Aug 1982 Everton v Aston Villa L 5-0 League Division One
04 Sep 1982 Southampton v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
08 Sep 1982 Aston Villa v Luton Town W 4-1 League Division One
11 Sep 1982 Aston Villa v Nottingham Forest W 4-1 League Division One
15 Sep 1982 Aston Villa v Besiktas W 3-1 European Cup 1st round 1st leg
18 Sep 1982 Manchester City v Aston Villa W 0-1 League Division One
25 Sep 1982 Aston Villa v Swansea City W 2-0 League Division One
29 Sep 1982 Besiktas v Aston Villa D 0-0
Agg: 1-3
European Cup 1st round 2nd leg
02 Oct 1982 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
06 Oct 1982 Aston Villa v Notts County L 1-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
09 Oct 1982 Notts County v Aston Villa L 4-1 League Division One
16 Oct 1982 Aston Villa v Watford W 3-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1982 Dinamo Bucuresti v Aston Villa W 0-2 European Cup 2nd round 1st leg
23 Oct 1982 Norwich City v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
26 Oct 1982 Notts County v Aston Villa L 1-0
Agg: 3-1
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
30 Oct 1982 Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur W 4-0 League Division One
03 Nov 1982 Aston Villa v Dinamo Bucuresti W 4-2
Agg: 6-2
European Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
06 Nov 1982 Coventry City v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
13 Nov 1982 Aston Villa v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-0 League Division One
20 Nov 1982 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
27 Nov 1982 Stoke City v Aston Villa W 0-3 League Division One
04 Dec 1982 Aston Villa v West Ham United W 1-0 League Division One
07 Dec 1982 Arsenal v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
12 Dec 1982 Aston Villa v Peñarol L 0-2 Intercontinental Cup
18 Dec 1982 Aston Villa v Liverpool L 2-4 League Division One
27 Dec 1982 Birmingham City v Aston Villa L 3-0 League Division One
29 Dec 1982 Aston Villa v Ipswich Town D 1-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1983 Manchester United v Aston Villa L 3-1 League Division One
03 Jan 1983 Aston Villa v Southampton W 2-0 League Division One
08 Jan 1983 Northampton Town v Aston Villa W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 1983 Sunderland v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
19 Jan 1983 Barcelona v Aston Villa L 1-0 UEFA Super Cup Final 1st leg
22 Jan 1983 Aston Villa v Manchester City D 1-1 League Division One
26 Jan 1983 Aston Villa v Barcelona W 3-0
Agg: 3-1
UEFA Super Cup Final 2nd leg
29 Jan 1983 Aston Villa v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
05 Feb 1983 Nottingham Forest v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
02 Mar 1983 Aston Villa v Juventus L 1-2 European Cup 3rd round 1st leg
05 Mar 1983 Aston Villa v Norwich City W 3-2 League Division One
08 Mar 1983 Aston Villa v Notts County W 2-0 League Division One
12 Mar 1983 Arsenal v Aston Villa L 2-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
16 Mar 1983 Juventus v Aston Villa L 3-1
Agg: 5-2
European Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
19 Mar 1983 Aston Villa v Coventry City W 4-0 League Division One
23 Mar 1983 Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
26 Mar 1983 Brighton and Hove Albion v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
02 Apr 1983 Ipswich Town v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division One
04 Apr 1983 Aston Villa v Birmingham City W 1-0 League Division One
09 Apr 1983 Luton Town v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
30 Apr 1983 Aston Villa v Stoke City W 4-0 League Division One
07 May 1983 Liverpool v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
14 May 1983 Aston Villa v Arsenal W 2-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1983 Luton Town v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
04 Oct 1983 Portsmouth v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
15 Oct 1983 Aston Villa v Birmingham City W 1-0 League Division One
19 Oct 1983 Spartak Moskva v Aston Villa D 2-2 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
23 Oct 1983 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
26 Oct 1983 Aston Villa v Portsmouth W 3-2
Agg: 5-4
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
29 Oct 1983 Aston Villa v Arsenal L 2-6 League Division One
02 Nov 1983 Aston Villa v Spartak Moskva L 1-2
Agg: 3-4
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
31 Dec 1983 Aston Villa v Queens Park Rangers W 2-1 League Division One
02 Jan 1984 Southampton v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division One
07 Jan 1984 Aston Villa v Norwich City D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1984 Norwich City v Aston Villa L 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
14 Jan 1984 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa L 3-1 League Division One
17 Jan 1984 Norwich City v Aston Villa W 0-2 League Cup Quarter-final
20 Jan 1984 Aston Villa v Liverpool L 1-3 League Division One
04 Feb 1984 Aston Villa v Luton Town D 0-0 League Division One
11 Feb 1984 Norwich City v Aston Villa L 3-1 League Division One
15 Feb 1984 Everton v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
18 Feb 1984 Arsenal v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
22 Feb 1984 Aston Villa v Everton W 1-0
Agg: 1-2
League Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
25 Feb 1984 Aston Villa v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 4-0 League Division One
03 Mar 1984 Aston Villa v Manchester United L 0-3 League Division One
31 Mar 1984 Birmingham City v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
07 Apr 1984 Aston Villa v Coventry City W 2-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1984 Leicester City v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
07 May 1984 Aston Villa v Everton L 0-2 League Division One
25 Aug 1984 Aston Villa v Coventry City W 1-0 League Division One
27 Aug 1984 Stoke City v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division One
01 Sep 1984 Newcastle United v Aston Villa L 3-0 League Division One
05 Sep 1984 Aston Villa v Nottingham Forest L 0-5 League Division One


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1974-75 Scotland Under-23 3
1975-76 Scotland International Friendly
1
1975-76 Scotland UEFA Under-23 5
2
1975-76 Scotland Under-23 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
18 Dec 1974 Scotland v England L 0-3 U23
25 Feb 1975 Wales v Scotland L 2-0 U23
16 Apr 1975 Sweden v Scotland W 1-2 U23
02 Sep 1975 Denmark v Scotland W 0-1 UEFA U23 Group
28 Oct 1975 Scotland v Denmark W 4-1 UEFA U23 Group
16 Dec 1975 Scotland v Romania W 4-0 UEFA U23 Group
04 Feb 1976 Wales v Scotland W 2-3 U23
18 Feb 1976 Netherlands v Scotland L 2-0 UEFA U23 Quarter-final
24 Mar 1976 Scotland v Netherlands W 2-0 (3-4) UEFA Under-23 Quarter-final
07 Apr 1976 Scotland v Switzerland W 1-0 International Friendly


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.