Maurice Setters

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Maurice Setters
Personal information
Full name Maurice Edgar Setters
Date of birth (1936-12-16)16 December 1936
Place of birth Honiton, Devon, England
Date of death 22 November 2020(2020-11-22) (aged 83)
Playing position Wing half
Youth career
1952–1954 Exeter City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1954–1955 Exeter City 10 (0)
1955–1960 West Bromwich Albion 120 (10)
1960–1965 Manchester United 159 (12)
1965–1967 Stoke City 86 (5)
1967Cleveland Stokers (guest) 9 (3)
1967–1970 Coventry City 51 (3)
1970 Charlton Athletic 8 (1)
Total 434 (31)
Teams managed
1971–1974 Doncaster Rovers
1982 Rotherham United (assistant)
1983 Sheffield Wednesday (caretaker)
1986–1995 Republic of Ireland (assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Maurice Edgar Setters[1] (16 December 1936 – 22 November 2020) was an English football player and manager.

As player, he made more than 400 appearances in the Football League representing Exeter City, West Bromwich Albion, Manchester United, Stoke City, Coventry City and Charlton Athletic.

Setters died of Alzheimer's disease-related problems on 22 November 2020, aged 83.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Maurice Setters". MUFCInfo. Mark Graham. Retrieved 3 February 2010.
  2. "Club saddened by loss of Maurice Setters". ManUtd.com. Manchester United. 23 November 2020. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  3. Jack Charlton's right-hand man Maurice Setter has died, aged 83