Tony Morley

Date of birth26 August 1954
Place of birthOrmskirk
NationalityEnglish
PositionMidfielder

England International

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

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Preston North End 01 Aug 1972 01 Feb 1976
Burnley 01 Feb 1976 01 Jun 1979
Aston Villa 01 Jun 1979 01 Dec 1983
West Bromwich Albion 01 Dec 1983 01 Aug 1987

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1979-80 Aston Villa League Cup 2
1979-80 Aston Villa League Division One 15
3
3
1980-81 Aston Villa FA Cup 1
1980-81 Aston Villa League Cup 3
2
1980-81 Aston Villa League Division One 42
10
1981-82 Aston Villa European Cup 8
4
1981-82 Aston Villa FA Cup 3
1981-82 Aston Villa League Cup 6
1
1981-82 Aston Villa League Division One 36
1
6
1982-83 Aston Villa European Cup 5
1
1982-83 Aston Villa FA Cup 4
1
1982-83 Aston Villa Intercontinental Cup 1
1982-83 Aston Villa League Cup 2
1982-83 Aston Villa League Division One 29
4
5
1982-83 Aston Villa UEFA Super Cup 2
1983-84 Aston Villa League Cup 1
1983-84 Aston Villa League Division One 6
1
1
1983-84 Aston Villa UEFA Cup 3
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
18 Aug 1979 Bolton Wanderers v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
22 Aug 1979 Aston Villa v Brighton and Hove Albion W 2-1 League Division One
25 Aug 1979 Aston Villa v Bristol City L 0-2 League Division One
28 Aug 1979 Colchester United v Aston Villa W 0-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
01 Sep 1979 Everton v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
05 Sep 1979 Aston Villa v Colchester United L 0-2
Agg: 2-2 (9-8)
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
08 Sep 1979 Aston Villa v Manchester United L 0-3 League Division One
15 Sep 1979 Crystal Palace v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
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
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
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
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
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
23 Jan 1982 Bristol City v Aston Villa W 0-1 FA Cup 4th round
30 Jan 1982 Aston Villa v Liverpool L 0-3 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
20 Mar 1982 Ipswich Town v Aston Villa L 3-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1982 Arsenal v Aston Villa L 4-3 League Division One
30 Mar 1982 Aston Villa v West Bromwich Albion W 2-1 League Division One
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
17 Apr 1982 Aston Villa v Middlesbrough W 1-0 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
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
29 Dec 1982 Aston Villa v Ipswich Town D 1-1 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
12 Feb 1983 Aston Villa v Everton W 2-0 League Division One
19 Feb 1983 Aston Villa v Watford W 4-1 FA Cup 5th round
26 Feb 1983 Watford v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
02 Mar 1983 Aston Villa v Juventus L 1-2 European Cup 3rd round 1st leg
12 Mar 1983 Arsenal v Aston Villa L 2-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
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
19 Apr 1983 Aston Villa v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1983 West Ham United v Aston Villa L 2-0 League Division One
30 Apr 1983 Aston Villa v Stoke City W 4-0 League Division One
02 May 1983 Swansea City v Aston Villa L 2-1 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
14 Sep 1983 Vitória Guimarães v Aston Villa L 1-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
17 Sep 1983 Liverpool v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division One
24 Sep 1983 Aston Villa v Southampton W 1-0 League Division One
28 Sep 1983 Aston Villa v Vitória Guimarães W 5-0
Agg: 5-1
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
01 Oct 1983 Luton Town v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
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
03 Dec 1983 Aston Villa v West Ham United W 1-0 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 England Under-23
1
1980-81 England B International 1
1980-81 England International Friendly
1
1981-82 England British Home Championship 2
1981-82 England FIFA World Cup
1
1981-82 England International Friendly 1
1982-83 England UEFA European Championship 2


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
21 Jan 1975 Wales v England W 0-2 U23
17 Nov 1980 England v Australia W 1-0 International Friendly
25 Mar 1981 Spain v England L 3-2 B INTER
18 Nov 1981 England v Hungary W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
23 Feb 1982 England v Northern Ireland W 4-0 British Home Championship
27 Apr 1982 Wales v England W 0-1 British Home Championship
02 Jun 1982 Iceland v England D 1-1 International Friendly
22 Sep 1982 Denmark v England D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group 3
17 Nov 1982 Greece v England W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 3


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