Adrian Morley

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Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Born
Tuesday, 10th May, 1977
Current Age
37 years and 224 days
Place Of Birth
Salford, Greater Manchester, England

Awards & Accolades

2010
RLIF Prop Of The Year

Known Family Links

Brother
Chris Morley

Biography

Leeds and Great Britain Test forward came to the Roosters at the instigation of coach Graham Murray after playing for England in the 2000 World Cup competition. Morley quickly adapted to Australian conditions and made his reputation as a hard-hitting defender and a fearless carter of the ball. Although the seasons 2002-04 bought three successive grand final appearances (but only one win, against the Warriors in 2002), his time with the Roosters has not been without its share of controversy. Morley came under notice for his suspect high tackling action, a problem he worked hard on to correct. Returning to the international arena with Great Britain in 2003 (after injury ruled him out of the 2001 Ashes series and the disappointing one-off Test in Australia in 2002), he was sent off in the first minute of the First Test against Australia when he hit Robbie Kearns in a high tackle. Morley took part in the remainder of the Ashes series (won by Australia, 3 Tests to nil) and consecutive Tri-Nations competitions in 2004-05 but his time with the Roosters came to a shuddering halt when he was suspended for seven matches for kneeing Corey Hughes as the C’bury hooker played the ball. Morely represented Great Britain in the 2006 Tri-Nations competition, including the shock 23-12 win against Australia in Sydney, but the Lions did not make the final.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

All statistics shown in this section are based only on data available in the RLP database, and are not necessarily a complete and/or 100% accurate representation of a player's career. This information should be used as a guide only. If you see a question mark (?), it denotes that the figure is not available.

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International

Test Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Great Britain 1996-97, 1999, 2002-07 30 3 -   - 12 12 18 0 40.00% Match list
England 2000, 2008-09, 2011-12 17 - -   - - 9 8 0 52.94% Match list
Overall 1996-2012 47 3 0   0 12 21 26 0 44.68% Match list

International Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
England 2000-2012 4 1 -   - 4 3 0 1 75.00% Match list
Overall 1996-2012 4 1 0   0 4 3 0 1 75.00% Match list

World Cup Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
England 2000, 2008 6 - -   - - 2 4 0 33.33% Match list
Overall 2000-2008 6 0 0   0 2 4 0 33.33% Match list


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Sydney NRL 2001 19 1 -   - 4 10 8 1 52.63% Match list
Sydney NRL 2002 14 - -   - - 11 3 0 78.57% Match list
Sydney NRL 2003 23 1 -   - 4 16 7 0 69.57% Match list
Sydney NRL 2004 20 3 -   - 12 16 4 0 80.00% Match list
Sydney NRL 2005 21 1 -   - 4 10 11 0 47.62% Match list
Sydney NRL 2006 16 1 -   - 4 5 11 0 31.25% Match list
Overall 2001-2006 ? 7 0   0 28 ? ? ? ?  

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Sydney 2001-06 113 7 -   - 28 68 44 1 60.18% Match list
Overall 2001-2006 ? 7 0   0 28 ? ? ? ?  

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Sydney 2001-04 10 - -   - - 7 3 0 70.00% Match list
Overall 2001-2004 10 0 0   0 7 3 0 70.00% Match list

All Australian Club Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Sydney 2001-06 114 8 -   - 32 76 47 1 66.67% Match list
Overall 2001-2006 ? 8 0   0 32 ? ? ? ?  

English League Career - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Leeds Championship 1994/95 ? 1 -   - 4  
Leeds Championship 1995/96 ? 1 -   - 4  
Leeds Super League 1996 ? 3 -   - 12  
Leeds Super League II 1997 ? 3 -   - 12  
Leeds Challenge Cup 1998 1 - -   - - 0 1 0 0.00% Match list
Leeds Super League III 1998 21 9 -   - 36 17 4 0 80.95% Match list
Leeds Challenge Cup 1999 3 - -   - - 3 0 0 100.00% Match list
Leeds Super League IV 1999 27 5 -   - 20 18 8 1 66.67% Match list
Leeds Challenge Cup 2000 4 3 -   - 12 3 1 0 75.00% Match list
Leeds Super League V 2000 25 5 -   - 20 16 9 0 64.00% Match list
Bradford Super League X 2005 6 - -   - - 6 0 0 100.00% Match list
Warrington Super League XII 2007 17 1 -   - 4 9 8 0 52.94% Match list
Warrington Challenge Cup 2007 2 - -   - - 1 1 0 50.00% Match list
Warrington Super League XIII 2008 28 - -   - - 14 14 0 50.00% Match list
Warrington Challenge Cup 2008 1 1 -   - 4 0 1 0 0.00% Match list
Warrington Super League XIV 2009 23 1 -   - 4 12 11 0 52.17% Match list
Warrington Challenge Cup 2009 3 - -   - - 3 0 0 100.00% Match list
Warrington Super League XV 2010 26 3 -   - 12 17 9 0 65.38% Match list
Warrington Challenge Cup 2010 5 - -   - - 5 0 0 100.00% Match list
Warrington Super League XVI 2011 21 2 -   - 8 15 6 0 71.43% Match list
Warrington Challenge Cup 2011 2 - -   - - 2 0 0 100.00% Match list
Warrington Super League XVII 2012 26 - -   - - 17 8 1 65.38% Match list
Warrington Challenge Cup 2012 2 - -   - - 2 0 0 100.00% Match list
Warrington Super League XVIII 2013 15 1 -   - 4 13 1 1 86.67% Match list
Warrington Challenge Cup 2013 2 - -   - - 1 1 0 50.00% Match list
Salford City Super League XIX 2014 8 2 -   - 8 3 5 0 37.50% Match list
Overall 1994-2014 ? 45 0   0 180 ? ? ? ?  

English League Career - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Leeds 1994-00 ? 34 -   - 136 ? ? ? ?  
Leeds 1998-00 81 22 -   - 88 57 23 1 70.37% Match list
Bradford 2005 6 - -   - - 6 0 0 100.00% Match list
Warrington 2007-13 173 9 -   - 36 111 60 2 64.16% Match list
Salford City 2014 8 1 -   - 4 3 5 0 37.50% Match list
Overall 1994-2014 ? 45 0   0 180 ? ? ? ?  

Your Say

daniel bate says: My favourite player of the super league era, and my favourite player of all time other than Ellery Hanley.These two men made a massive impact on me.I am grateful to them for the joy they give to the rugby league fans of this contry. (19/12/2011)

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