Fred Morris (footballer born 1893)

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For the former Liverpool winger, see Fred Morris (footballer born 1929).
Fred Morris
Personal information
Full name Frederick Morris
Date of birth 27 August 1893
Place of birth Tipton, England
Date of death 4 July 1962(1962-07-04) (aged 68)
Place of death Tipton, England
Playing position Inside-left forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
West Bromwich Albion 287 (118)
Coventry City
National team
1920 England 2 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only. † Appearances (Goals).

Frederick "Fred" Morris (27 August 1893 – 4 July 1962) was an English professional footballer who played as an inside-left forward. Morris was born in Tipton, Staffordshire. He was top scorer with 58 goals in Division One in West Bromwich Albion's League Championship-winning season of 1919–20, the second highest in English football behind Dixie Dean.

He died in Tipton, aged 68.

References[edit]

  • Matthews, Tony (2005). The Who's Who of West Bromwich Albion. Breedon Books. pp. p158. ISBN 1-85983-474-4.