Jason Morrison (footballer)
|Date of birth||7 June 1984|
|Place of birth||Jamaica|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|2000–2002||Village United F.C.|
|2002–2004||Village United F.C.||?||(?)|
|2007–2008||White Star Woluwé||29||(3)|
|2014–2015||Humble Lions F.C||21||(4)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 October 2013.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 8 December 2012
Jason Morrison (born 7 June 1984) is a Jamaican footballer who plays as a midfielder is currently a free agent with over 10 years playing experience on the International stage for the Jamaica and various European Clubs in England, Belgium, Hungary and Norway.
Morrison's first senior club was Village United in the Jamaican National Premier League. He signed for Portmore United in 2004 and formed part of their league and cup winning squad that season. After a successful month-long trial with Sheffield United in December 2006, Morrison was sent to their feeder team, White Star Woluwe in Belgium.
After three years of playing in Belgium, Morrison would have qualified for Belgian nationality and thus be eligible to play in the English league. Morrison was transferred to Hungarian partner club, Ferencvárosi TC, in 2008. In August 2010 Morrison signed with Strømsgodset IF in Norway. He helped Strømsgodset qualify for the 2010 Norwegian Football Cup Final, scoring the first goal in extra time against Odd Grenland in the semi-final.
Morrison signed with Norwegian Tippeligaen side Aalesunds FK in 2011. After he missed the 16 May match against Brann due to shortness of breath, the doctors diagnosed him with blood clot which made him unavailable for the rest of the 2013 season. In July 2013, Aalesund and Morrison agreed mutual termination of his contract that lasted till the end of the 2014 season.
- As of 9 October 2013
- Portmore United
- Ferencvárosi TC
- Hungarian National Championship II (1):
- Strømsgodset IF
- Norwegian Football Cup:
- Norwegian Football Cup:
- Jamaica 2004/05 RSSF; Accessed 25/02/08
- Sheffield United Hand Trials to Portmore United Trio – Promising Youngsters to Spend a Week with Blades Prabu, Niraj; 06-12-20; Accessed 25-02-08
- Portmore trio set to join Belgian club Hanchel, Andrew; The Jamaican Observer; 06-02-07; Accessed 25-02-08
- Rise, Hans-Olav (23 May 2013). "Morrison ute etter blodpropp-funn: – Då dei sa seks månader blei eg veldig trist" (in Norwegian). NRK. Retrieved 9 October 2013.
- Reite, Terje; Riise, Ivar Lid (12 July 2013). "Jason Morrison løst fra kontrakten med AaFK" (in Norwegian). NRK. Retrieved 9 October 2013.
- James Morrison career stats International statistics at soccerbase.com; Accessed 25-02-08
- "Jason Morrison". nifs.no (in Norwegian). A-pressen. Retrieved 9 October 2013.