John Aston Jr.(Redirected from John Aston, Jr.)
|Full name||John Aston|
|Date of birth||28 June 1947|
|Place of birth||Manchester, England|
|Playing position||Left winger|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Aston was a forward who rose through the Manchester United youth system. His debut for the club came in 1965 against Leicester City. He went on to help the club win the 1967 League championship as well as the 1968 European Cup, where he provided a man of the match performance in the final against Benfica at Wembley Stadium on 29 May 1968. Aston scored 27 goals in 187 appearances before leaving the club in 1972 for Luton Town, later playing for Mansfield Town and Blackburn Rovers.
His father, John Aston Sr., also played for Manchester United in the immediate post-Second World War years, and was a coach at United during his son's playing career.
- First Division
- Winner: 1966–67
- Charity Shield
- European Cup
- Winner: 1967–68
- Intercontinental Cup
- Runner-up: 1968
- 1968 European Cup Final Man of the Match