Ricky Villa

Date of birth18 August 1952
Place of birthRoque Pérez
NationalityArgentine
Height1.85 m
PositionMidfielder

With Tottenham Hotspur, FA Cup winner 1981, League Cup runner-up 1982.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Racing Club de Avellaneda 01 Jul 1978
Tottenham Hotspur 01 Jul 1978

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1978-79 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 5
1978-79 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 2
1
1978-79 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 26
6
3
1979-80 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 6
1979-80 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 22
3
1980-81 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 5
3
1980-81 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 6
1
1980-81 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 28
1
2
1981-82 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 2
1981-82 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 3
1
1981-82 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 26
1
8
1981-82 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 4
1
1
1982-83 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 3
1982-83 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 4
1
1982-83 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 22
1
2
1982-83 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 4


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
19 Aug 1978 Nottingham Forest v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
23 Aug 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa L 1-4 League Division One
26 Aug 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
29 Aug 1978 Swansea City v Tottenham Hotspur D 2-2 League Cup 2nd round
02 Sep 1978 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur L 7-0 League Division One
06 Sep 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Swansea City L 1-3 League Cup 2nd round replay
09 Sep 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Bristol City W 1-0 League Division One
16 Sep 1978 Leeds United v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-2 League Division One
23 Sep 1978 Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 League Division One
28 Oct 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
04 Nov 1978 Norwich City v Tottenham Hotspur D 2-2 League Division One
11 Nov 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Nottingham Forest L 1-3 League Division One
22 Nov 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
25 Nov 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 1-0 League Division One
16 Dec 1978 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1978 Queens Park Rangers v Tottenham Hotspur D 2-2 League Division One
30 Dec 1978 Everton v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
10 Jan 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Altrincham D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 1979 Bristol City v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
16 Jan 1979 Altrincham v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-3 FA Cup 3rd round replay
21 Feb 1979 Wrexham v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-3 FA Cup 4th round replay
24 Feb 1979 Birmingham City v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-0 League Division One
03 Mar 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Derby County W 2-0 League Division One
10 Mar 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 1-1 FA Cup Quarter-final
14 Mar 1979 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
17 Mar 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Norwich City D 0-0 League Division One
24 Mar 1979 Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-3 League Division One
28 Mar 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Southampton D 0-0 League Division One
31 Mar 1979 Middlesbrough v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-0 League Division One
03 Apr 1979 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-2 League Division One
07 Apr 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough L 1-2 League Division One
10 Apr 1979 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Queens Park Rangers D 1-1 League Division One
16 Apr 1979 Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur D 3-3 League Division One
21 Apr 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
28 Apr 1979 Ipswich Town v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1 League Division One
05 May 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
08 May 1979 Bolton Wanderers v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-3 League Division One
14 May 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 League Division One
18 Aug 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough L 1-3 League Division One
22 Aug 1979 Norwich City v Tottenham Hotspur L 4-0 League Division One
15 Sep 1979 Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur L 5-2 League Division One
22 Sep 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Division One
29 Sep 1979 Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
06 Oct 1979 Crystal Palace v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
10 Oct 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Norwich City W 3-2 League Division One
13 Oct 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Derby County W 1-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1979 Leeds United v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-2 League Division One
27 Oct 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Nottingham Forest W 1-0 League Division One
03 Nov 1979 Middlesbrough v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
10 Nov 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
17 Nov 1979 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1 League Division One
24 Nov 1979 Everton v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
01 Dec 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United L 1-2 League Division One
08 Dec 1979 Bristol City v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-3 League Division One
15 Dec 1979 Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa L 1-2 League Division One
21 Dec 1979 Ipswich Town v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-1 League Division One
05 Jan 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
09 Jan 1980 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
12 Jan 1980 Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
19 Jan 1980 Brighton and Hove Albion v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-2 League Division One
26 Jan 1980 Swindon Town v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
30 Jan 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Swindon Town W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
09 Feb 1980 West Bromwich Albion v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1 League Division One
16 Feb 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Birmingham City W 3-1 FA Cup 5th round
01 Mar 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Leeds United W 2-1 League Division One
08 Mar 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool L 0-1 FA Cup Quarter-final
16 Aug 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Nottingham Forest W 2-0 League Division One
19 Aug 1980 Crystal Palace v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-4 League Division One
23 Aug 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Brighton and Hove Albion D 2-2 League Division One
27 Aug 1980 Orient v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-1 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
30 Aug 1980 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Orient W 3-1
Agg: 4-1
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
06 Sep 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division One
13 Sep 1980 Leeds United v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
20 Sep 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Sunderland D 0-0 League Division One
24 Sep 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Crystal Palace D 0-0 League Cup 3rd round
27 Sep 1980 Leicester City v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1 League Division One
30 Sep 1980 Crystal Palace v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-3 League Cup 3rd round replay
04 Oct 1980 Stoke City v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-3 League Division One
11 Oct 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough W 3-2 League Division One
18 Oct 1980 Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1980 Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-1 League Division One
25 Oct 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City W 4-1 League Division One
01 Nov 1980 Everton v Tottenham Hotspur D 2-2 League Division One
04 Nov 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal W 1-0 League Cup 4th round
08 Nov 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 2-2 League Division One
12 Nov 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Crystal Palace W 4-2 League Division One
15 Nov 1980 Nottingham Forest v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-3 League Division One
22 Nov 1980 Birmingham City v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1 League Division One
29 Nov 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion L 2-3 League Division One
02 Dec 1980 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-0 League Cup Quarter-final
06 Dec 1980 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1 League Division One
13 Dec 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester City W 2-1 League Division One
17 Dec 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Ipswich Town W 5-3 League Division One
20 Dec 1980 Middlesbrough v Tottenham Hotspur L 4-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1980 Tottenham Hotspur v Southampton D 4-4 League Division One
27 Dec 1980 Norwich City v Tottenham Hotspur D 2-2 League Division One
03 Jan 1981 Queens Park Rangers v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
04 Apr 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Everton D 2-2 League Division One
11 Apr 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 2-2 FA Cup Semi-final
15 Apr 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-0 FA Cup Semi-final replay
20 Apr 1981 Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
25 Apr 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
02 May 1981 West Bromwich Albion v Tottenham Hotspur L 4-2 League Division One
09 May 1981 Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 FA Cup Final
14 May 1981 Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-3 FA Cup Final replay
29 Aug 1981 Middlesbrough v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-3 League Division One
02 Sep 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United L 0-4 League Division One
05 Sep 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa L 1-3 League Division One
12 Sep 1981 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-1 League Division One
16 Sep 1981 Ajax v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-3 ECW Cup 1st round 1st leg
19 Sep 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Everton W 3-0 League Division One
22 Sep 1981 Swansea City v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1 League Division One
26 Sep 1981 Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-1 League Division One
29 Sep 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Ajax W 3-0
Agg: 6-1
ECW Cup 1st round 2nd leg
07 Oct 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
10 Oct 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Stoke City W 2-0 League Division One
05 Dec 1981 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City L 1-2 League Division One
12 Dec 1981 Leeds United v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
02 Jan 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
18 Jan 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Nottingham Forest W 1-0 League Cup Quarter-final
23 Jan 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Leeds United W 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
27 Jan 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough W 1-0 League Division One
30 Jan 1982 Everton v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
03 Feb 1982 West Bromwich Albion v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
06 Feb 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 6-1 League Division One
13 Mar 1982 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-1 League Cup Final
17 Mar 1982 Eintracht Frankfurt v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1
Agg: 2-3
ECW Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
20 Mar 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Southampton W 3-2 League Division One
23 Mar 1982 Birmingham City v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
27 Mar 1982 West Bromwich Albion v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-0 League Division One
29 Mar 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal D 2-2 League Division One
07 Apr 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Barcelona D 1-1 UEFA European Cup Winners Cup Semi-final 1st leg
10 Apr 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Division One
12 Apr 1982 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-3 League Division One
14 Apr 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Sunderland D 2-2 League Division One
17 Apr 1982 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 League Division One
21 Apr 1982 Barcelona v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-0
Agg: 2-1
UEFA European Cup Winners Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
24 Apr 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Notts County W 3-1 League Division One
28 Apr 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Birmingham City D 1-1 League Division One
01 May 1982 Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
12 May 1982 Nottingham Forest v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 League Division One
15 May 1982 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-1 League Division One
17 May 1982 Ipswich Town v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-1 League Division One
08 Sep 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Southampton W 6-0 League Division One
11 Sep 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester City L 1-2 League Division One
15 Sep 1982 Coleraine v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-3 ECW Cup 1st round 1st leg
18 Sep 1982 Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-1 League Division One
25 Sep 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Nottingham Forest W 4-1 League Division One
28 Sep 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Coleraine W 4-0
Agg: 7-0
ECW Cup 1st round 2nd leg
02 Oct 1982 Swansea City v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 League Division One
06 Oct 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
09 Oct 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City W 4-0 League Division One
16 Oct 1982 Norwich City v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Bayern München D 1-1 ECW Cup 2nd round 1st leg
23 Oct 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Notts County W 4-2 League Division One
26 Oct 1982 Brighton and Hove Albion v Tottenham Hotspur W 0-1
Agg: 1-2
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
30 Oct 1982 Aston Villa v Tottenham Hotspur L 4-0 League Division One
03 Nov 1982 Bayern München v Tottenham Hotspur L 4-1
Agg: 5-2
ECW Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
06 Nov 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Watford L 0-1 League Division One
20 Nov 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United W 2-1 League Division One
27 Nov 1982 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-0 League Division One
01 Dec 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Luton Town W 1-0 League Cup 4th round
04 Dec 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Division One
11 Dec 1982 Stoke City v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 League Division One
18 Dec 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Birmingham City W 2-1 League Division One
28 Dec 1982 Tottenham Hotspur v Brighton and Hove Albion W 2-0 League Division One
01 Jan 1983 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-0 League Division One
08 Jan 1983 Tottenham Hotspur v Southampton W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 1983 Luton Town v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
19 Jan 1983 Tottenham Hotspur v Burnley L 1-4 League Cup Quarter-final
22 Jan 1983 Tottenham Hotspur v Sunderland D 1-1 League Division One
29 Jan 1983 Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
05 Feb 1983 Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur D 2-2 League Division One
12 Feb 1983 Tottenham Hotspur v Swansea City W 1-0 League Division One
19 Feb 1983 Everton v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-0 FA Cup 5th round
26 Feb 1983 Tottenham Hotspur v Norwich City D 0-0 League Division One
05 Mar 1983 Notts County v Tottenham Hotspur L 3-0 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
1974-75 Argentina Copa Cornelio Saavedra
1
1976-77 Argentina 75th Anniversary Real 1
1976-77 Argentina International Friendly 5
2
1977-78 Argentina A v League 1
1
1977-78 Argentina FIFA World Cup
2
1
1977-78 Argentina International Friendly 4
1
1977-78 Argentina Jose Felix Bogado 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
20 Jun 1975 Bolivia v Argentina W 1-2 Copa Cornelio Saavedra
13 Oct 1976 Argentina v Chile W 2-0 International Friendly
28 Oct 1976 Peru v Argentina W 1-3 International Friendly
10 Nov 1976 Argentina v Peru W 1-0 International Friendly
27 Feb 1977 Argentina v Hungary W 5-1 International Friendly
22 Mar 1977 Argentina v Iran W 1-1 (4-1) 75th Anniversary Real
29 May 1977 Argentina v Poland W 3-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 1977 Argentina v West Germany L 1-3 International Friendly
26 Jun 1977 Argentina v France D 0-0 International Friendly
03 Jul 1977 Argentina v Yugoslavia W 1-0 International Friendly
12 Jul 1977 Argentina v East Germany W 2-0 International Friendly
24 Aug 1977 Argentina v Paraguay W 2-1 Jose Felix Bogado
06 Apr 1978 Argentina v Romania W 2-0 International Friendly
20 Apr 1978 Argentina v LEAGUE OF IRELAND W 3-1 A v LEAGUE
25 Apr 1978 Uruguay v Argentina L 2-0 International Friendly
03 May 1978 Argentina v Uruguay W 3-0 International Friendly
14 Jun 1978 Argentina v Poland W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
18 Jun 1978 Argentina v Brazil D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B


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