Maurice Setters

Date of birth16 December 1936
Place of birthHoniton
NationalityEnglish
PositionWing half

A powerful midfield enforcer, Setters gave United much needed steel in the post-Munich years. FA Cup winner (1963). Later Jack Charlton's assistant with Republic of Ireland.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Exeter City 01 Jan 1954 01 Jan 1955
West Bromwich Albion 01 Jan 1955 01 Jan 1960
Manchester United 01 Jan 1960 01 Nov 1964
Stoke City 01 Nov 1964 01 Nov 1967
Coventry City 01 Nov 1967 01 Jan 1970

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1959-60 Manchester United FA Cup 2
1959-60 Manchester United League Division One 17
1960-61 Manchester United FA Cup 3
1960-61 Manchester United League Cup 2
1960-61 Manchester United League Division One 40
4
1961-62 Manchester United FA Cup 7
1
1961-62 Manchester United League Division One 38
3
1962-63 Manchester United FA Cup 6
1962-63 Manchester United League Division One 27
1
1963-64 Manchester United FA Charity Shield 1
1963-64 Manchester United FA Cup 7
1963-64 Manchester United League Division One 32
4
1963-64 Manchester United UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 6
1
1964-65 Manchester United Fairs Cup 1
1964-65 Manchester United League Division One 5
1967-68 Coventry City FA Cup 2
1967-68 Coventry City League Division One 25
1
1968-69 Coventry City League Cup 4
1968-69 Coventry City League Division One 17
2
1969-70 Coventry City FA Cup 1
1
1969-70 Coventry City League Division One 8
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
16 Jan 1960 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 2-1 League Division One
23 Jan 1960 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division One
30 Jan 1960 Liverpool v Manchester United W 1-3 FA Cup 4th round
06 Feb 1960 Manchester United v Manchester City D 0-0 League Division One
13 Feb 1960 Manchester United v Preston North End D 1-1 League Division One
20 Feb 1960 Manchester United v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-1 FA Cup 5th round
24 Feb 1960 Leicester City v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division One
27 Feb 1960 Blackpool v Manchester United W 0-6 League Division One
05 Mar 1960 Manchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-2 League Division One
19 Mar 1960 Manchester United v Nottingham Forest W 3-1 League Division One
26 Mar 1960 Fulham v Manchester United W 0-5 League Division One
30 Mar 1960 Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester United L 4-2 League Division One
02 Apr 1960 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
09 Apr 1960 Luton Town v Manchester United W 2-3 League Division One
15 Apr 1960 West Ham United v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division One
16 Apr 1960 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 League Division One
18 Apr 1960 Manchester United v West Ham United W 5-3 League Division One
23 Apr 1960 Arsenal v Manchester United L 5-2 League Division One
30 Apr 1960 Manchester United v Everton W 5-0 League Division One
20 Aug 1960 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers L 1-3 League Division One
24 Aug 1960 Everton v Manchester United L 4-0 League Division One
31 Aug 1960 Manchester United v Everton W 4-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1960 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United L 4-1 League Division One
05 Sep 1960 West Ham United v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division One
10 Sep 1960 Manchester United v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
14 Sep 1960 Manchester United v West Ham United W 6-1 League Division One
17 Sep 1960 Aston Villa v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division One
24 Sep 1960 Manchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 1-3 League Division One
01 Oct 1960 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
15 Oct 1960 Burnley v Manchester United L 5-3 League Division One
19 Oct 1960 Exeter City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Cup 1st round
22 Oct 1960 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 3-2 League Division One
02 Nov 1960 Bradford City v Manchester United L 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
05 Nov 1960 Manchester United v Sheffield Wednesday D 0-0 League Division One
12 Nov 1960 Birmingham City v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division One
19 Nov 1960 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 3-0 League Division One
26 Nov 1960 Cardiff City v Manchester United L 3-0 League Division One
03 Dec 1960 Manchester United v Preston North End W 1-0 League Division One
10 Dec 1960 Fulham v Manchester United D 4-4 League Division One
17 Dec 1960 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division One
24 Dec 1960 Chelsea v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division One
26 Dec 1960 Manchester United v Chelsea W 6-0 League Division One
31 Dec 1960 Manchester United v Manchester City W 5-1 League Division One
07 Jan 1961 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 1961 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-0 League Division One
21 Jan 1961 Leicester City v Manchester United L 6-0 League Division One
28 Jan 1961 Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester United D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1961 Manchester United v Sheffield Wednesday L 2-7 FA Cup 4th round replay
04 Feb 1961 Manchester United v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
11 Feb 1961 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division One
18 Feb 1961 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 3-1 League Division One
25 Feb 1961 Nottingham Forest v Manchester United L 3-2 League Division One
04 Mar 1961 Manchester City v Manchester United W 1-3 League Division One
11 Mar 1961 Newcastle United v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
18 Mar 1961 Manchester United v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
25 Mar 1961 Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester United L 5-1 League Division One
31 Mar 1961 Blackpool v Manchester United L 2-0 League Division One
01 Apr 1961 Manchester United v Fulham W 3-1 League Division One
03 Apr 1961 Manchester United v Blackpool W 2-0 League Division One
08 Apr 1961 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
12 Apr 1961 Manchester United v Burnley W 6-0 League Division One
15 Apr 1961 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 4-1 League Division One
22 Apr 1961 Preston North End v Manchester United W 2-4 League Division One
29 Apr 1961 Manchester United v Cardiff City D 3-3 League Division One
19 Aug 1961 West Ham United v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
23 Aug 1961 Manchester United v Chelsea W 3-2 League Division One
26 Aug 1961 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 6-1 League Division One
30 Aug 1961 Chelsea v Manchester United L 2-0 League Division One
02 Sep 1961 Blackpool v Manchester United W 2-3 League Division One
09 Sep 1961 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division One
16 Sep 1961 Cardiff City v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division One
18 Sep 1961 Aston Villa v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
23 Sep 1961 Manchester United v Manchester City W 3-2 League Division One
28 Oct 1961 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers L 0-3 League Division One
04 Nov 1961 Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division One
11 Nov 1961 Manchester United v Leicester City D 2-2 League Division One
18 Nov 1961 Ipswich Town v Manchester United L 4-1 League Division One
25 Nov 1961 Manchester United v Burnley L 1-4 League Division One
02 Dec 1961 Everton v Manchester United L 5-1 League Division One
09 Dec 1961 Manchester United v Fulham W 3-0 League Division One
16 Dec 1961 Manchester United v West Ham United L 1-2 League Division One
26 Dec 1961 Manchester United v Nottingham Forest W 6-3 League Division One
06 Jan 1962 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 1962 Manchester United v Blackpool L 0-1 League Division One
15 Jan 1962 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 2-0 League Division One
20 Jan 1962 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division One
31 Jan 1962 Manchester United v Arsenal W 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
03 Feb 1962 Manchester United v Cardiff City W 3-0 League Division One
10 Feb 1962 Manchester City v Manchester United W 0-2 League Division One
17 Feb 1962 Manchester United v Sheffield Wednesday D 0-0 FA Cup 5th round
21 Feb 1962 Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester United W 0-2 FA Cup 5th round replay
24 Feb 1962 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 4-1 League Division One
28 Feb 1962 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division One
03 Mar 1962 Birmingham City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
10 Mar 1962 Preston North End v Manchester United D 0-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
14 Mar 1962 Manchester United v Preston North End W 2-1 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
17 Mar 1962 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division One
20 Mar 1962 Nottingham Forest v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division One
24 Mar 1962 Manchester United v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 League Division One
31 Mar 1962 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United L 3-1 FA Cup Semi-final
04 Apr 1962 Leicester City v Manchester United L 4-3 League Division One
07 Apr 1962 Manchester United v Ipswich Town W 5-0 League Division One
10 Apr 1962 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United L 3-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1962 Burnley v Manchester United W 1-3 League Division One
16 Apr 1962 Manchester United v Arsenal L 2-3 League Division One
21 Apr 1962 Manchester United v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
23 Apr 1962 Manchester United v Sheffield United L 0-1 League Division One
24 Apr 1962 Sheffield United v Manchester United W 2-3 League Division One
28 Apr 1962 Fulham v Manchester United L 2-0 League Division One
18 Aug 1962 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 League Division One
22 Aug 1962 Everton v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division One
08 Sep 1962 Leyton Orient v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division One
12 Sep 1962 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 3-0 League Division One
24 Oct 1962 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United L 6-2 League Division One
27 Oct 1962 Manchester United v West Ham United W 3-1 League Division One
03 Nov 1962 Ipswich Town v Manchester United W 3-5 League Division One
10 Nov 1962 Manchester United v Liverpool D 3-3 League Division One
17 Nov 1962 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United W 2-3 League Division One
24 Nov 1962 Manchester United v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division One
01 Dec 1962 Sheffield United v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1962 Fulham v Manchester United W 0-1 League Division One
23 Feb 1963 Manchester United v Blackpool D 1-1 League Division One
02 Mar 1963 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division One
04 Mar 1963 Manchester United v Huddersfield Town W 5-0 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Mar 1963 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
16 Mar 1963 Manchester United v Chelsea W 2-1 FA Cup 5th round
18 Mar 1963 West Ham United v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division One
23 Mar 1963 Manchester United v Ipswich Town L 0-1 League Division One
30 Mar 1963 Coventry City v Manchester United W 1-3 FA Cup Quarter-final
01 Apr 1963 Manchester United v Fulham L 0-2 League Division One
09 Apr 1963 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division One
13 Apr 1963 Liverpool v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division One
15 Apr 1963 Manchester United v Leicester City D 2-2 League Division One
16 Apr 1963 Leicester City v Manchester United L 4-3 League Division One
20 Apr 1963 Manchester United v Sheffield United D 1-1 League Division One
22 Apr 1963 Manchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Division One
27 Apr 1963 Manchester United v Southampton W 1-0 FA Cup Semi-final
01 May 1963 Manchester United v Sheffield Wednesday L 1-3 League Division One
04 May 1963 Burnley v Manchester United W 0-1 League Division One
06 May 1963 Manchester United v Arsenal L 2-3 League Division One
18 May 1963 Manchester United v Leyton Orient W 3-1 League Division One
25 May 1963 Manchester United v Leicester City W 3-1 FA Cup Final
17 Aug 1963 Everton v Manchester United L 4-0 FA Charity Shield
24 Aug 1963 Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester United D 3-3 League Division One
28 Aug 1963 Manchester United v Ipswich Town W 2-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1963 Ipswich Town v Manchester United W 2-7 League Division One
07 Sep 1963 Birmingham City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
11 Sep 1963 Manchester United v Blackpool W 3-0 League Division One
14 Sep 1963 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 League Division One
16 Sep 1963 Blackpool v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division One
21 Sep 1963 Arsenal v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division One
25 Sep 1963 Willem II v Manchester United D 1-1 ECW Cup 1st round 1st leg
28 Sep 1963 Manchester United v Leicester City W 3-1 League Division One
02 Oct 1963 Chelsea v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
05 Oct 1963 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United W 0-1 League Division One
15 Oct 1963 Manchester United v Willem II W 6-1
Agg: 7-2
ECW Cup 1st round 2nd leg
19 Oct 1963 Nottingham Forest v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division One
26 Oct 1963 Manchester United v West Ham United L 0-1 League Division One
02 Nov 1963 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United L 2-0 League Division One
09 Nov 1963 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 4-1 League Division One
16 Nov 1963 Aston Villa v Manchester United L 4-0 League Division One
23 Nov 1963 Manchester United v Liverpool L 0-1 League Division One
30 Nov 1963 Sheffield United v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division One
03 Dec 1963 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United L 2-0 UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 2nd round 1st leg
07 Dec 1963 Manchester United v Stoke City W 5-2 League Division One
10 Dec 1963 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 4-1
Agg: 4-3
UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
14 Dec 1963 Manchester United v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-1 League Division One
21 Dec 1963 Everton v Manchester United L 4-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1963 Burnley v Manchester United L 6-1 League Division One
28 Dec 1963 Manchester United v Burnley W 5-1 League Division One
04 Jan 1964 Southampton v Manchester United W 2-3 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1964 Manchester United v Birmingham City L 1-2 League Division One
18 Jan 1964 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United W 1-4 League Division One
25 Jan 1964 Manchester United v Bristol Rovers W 4-1 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1964 Manchester United v Arsenal W 3-1 League Division One
08 Feb 1964 Leicester City v Manchester United L 3-2 League Division One
15 Feb 1964 Barnsley v Manchester United W 0-4 FA Cup 5th round
19 Feb 1964 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 5-0 League Division One
22 Feb 1964 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United W 1-3 League Division One
26 Feb 1964 Manchester United v Sporting Lisboa W 4-1 ECW Cup Quarter-final 1st leg
29 Feb 1964 Manchester United v Sunderland D 3-3 FA Cup Quarter-final
04 Mar 1964 Sunderland v Manchester United D 2-2 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
09 Mar 1964 Manchester United v Sunderland W 5-1 FA Cup Quarter-final 2nd replay
14 Mar 1964 West Ham United v Manchester United L 3-1 FA Cup Semi-final
18 Mar 1964 Sporting Lisboa v Manchester United L 5-0
Agg: 6-4
ECW Cup Quarter-final 2nd leg
28 Mar 1964 Manchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 2-2 League Division One
04 Apr 1964 Liverpool v Manchester United L 3-0 League Division One
25 Apr 1964 Manchester United v Nottingham Forest W 3-1 League Division One
22 Aug 1964 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 League Division One
24 Aug 1964 West Ham United v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division One
12 Sep 1964 Manchester United v Nottingham Forest W 3-0 League Division One
19 Sep 1964 Stoke City v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division One
23 Sep 1964 Djurgårdens v Manchester United D 1-1 Fairs Cup 1st round 1st leg
24 Oct 1964 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 7-0 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
1956-57 England Under-18 1
1957-58 England Representative Unofficial 1
1957-58 England Under-23 4
1958-59 England Under-23 6
1959-60 England A v Under-23 1
1959-60 England Under-23 7
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
23 Oct 1956 England v Hungary W 2-1 U18
25 Sep 1957 England v Bulgaria W 6-2 U23
16 Oct 1957 England v Romania W 3-2 U23
15 Jan 1958 England v Scotland W 3-1 U23
23 Apr 1958 Wales v England L 2-1 U23
02 May 1958 England WC XI v England L 4-2 Rep UNOFFICIAL
24 Sep 1958 England v Poland W 4-1 U23
15 Oct 1958 England v Czechoslovakia W 3-0 U23
18 Mar 1959 France v England D 1-1 U23
07 May 1959 Italy v England W 0-3 U23
10 May 1959 West Germany v England D 2-2 Under 23
10 May 1959 West Germany v England D 2-2 Under 23
23 Sep 1959 England v Hungary L 0-1 U23
11 Nov 1959 England v France W 2-0 U23
02 Mar 1960 Scotland v England D 4-4 U23
16 Mar 1960 England v Netherlands W 5-2 U23
15 May 1960 East Germany v England W 1-4 U23
18 May 1960 Poland v England W 2-3 U23
22 May 1960 Israel v England L 4-0 A v U23
22 May 1960 Israel v England L 4-0 U23


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