Jose Luis Morales (Footballer, born in 1987) - Updated Feb 2024

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Madrid, Spain

Jose Luis Morales (Footballer, born in 1987)

Jose Luis Morales is a professional football player from Spain. Moreover, Jose Luis Morales plays as a winger or forward for La Liga club Villarreal.

Early Life

José Luis Morales Nogales best known as Jose Luis Morales was born on the 23rd of July 1987, in Madrid, Spain. According to his birth date, this football player is 36 years old and holds Spanish nationality.

Likewise, he has a zodiac sign of Leo and believes in Christianity. Besides this, no more information is available regarding his ethnicity, parents, sibling, and childhood life. Moreover, we might predict that his parents have well-raised him as a child.

Jose Luis Morales

Caption: Jose Luis Morales’s childhood photo with his parents (Source: Instagram)


Regarding his academic career, this professional football star has not yet revealed his academic qualification. It seems he might have completed his graduation from a well-known university in Spain.

Professional Career

Early Career

Talking about his professional career, Jose Luis Morales began playing football for the youth team of ADC Brunete. He joined AD Parla in 2006 and stayed until 2010. Moreover, he transferred to Fuenlabrada on July 1, 2011, where he played 36 games and scored 20 goals.


On July 1, 2011, he signed a deal with Levante UD, where he was assigned to the B squad in Tercera Division and promoted in his debut season, scoring 14 goals in 41 appearances.

Likewise, on April 17, 2013, he signed a new two-year contract with Levante and was promoted to the main team. On July 30, 2013, he was loaned to Segunda Division club SD Eibar. He made his professional debut on August 12, 2013, in a 2-1 away win over Real Jaen.

On October 27, 2013, he scored his first professional goal in a 2-0 victory over FC Barcelona B. During his loan time at SD Eibar, he made 40 appearances and scored three goals. On August 30, 2014, he made his La Liga debut in a 0-3 away loss to Athletic Bilbao.

In a 3-3 draw against his previous club Eibar on October 4, 2014, he scored his first goal in the competition. During the 2014-15 season, he made 36 appearances and scored three goals across all competitions.

Jose Luis Morales

Caption: Jose Luis Morales during a football game (Source: Instagram)

On May 29, 2015, he extended his contract with the club until 2019. In the 2015-16 season, he ended with 7 goals and 6 assists in 36 games across all competitions. Later, in the 2016-17 season, he finished with four goals and four assists in 40 games across all competitions.

In the 2017-18 season, he ended with 12 goals and 10 assists in 39 games across all competitions. During the 2018-19 season, he ended with 12 goals and 5 assists in 38 games across all competitions.

He finished the 2019-20 season with four goals and three assists in 41 games across all competitions. In a 4-2 win over Valencia on September 13, 2020, he scored his first goal of the 2020-21 season.

He scored twice in a 2-2 tie with Alaves on May 8, 2021. He scored 13 goals in 2020-21, becoming Levante’s all-time top-flight goal scorer. Moreover, he repeated the record the following season (with seven assists), but was unable to keep his team from being relegated.


Villarreal CF confirmed the signing of Morales on a two-year contract on June 24, 2022. However, this player hasn’t made any appearances on the national team.


This professional footballer has not yet earned any kind of awards or recognition in his career at the moment. However, looking at his success, he might earn some of them in the following years.

Net Worth 2023

As of 2023, this football star’s estimated net worth is around $1 million-$5 million and his salary is around £1 million.  Likewise, his market value is around €6 million.

Relationship Status

In terms of his personal life, Jose Luis Morales is unmarried. However, the Spanish star is in a relationship named Beatriz Ramos Lluna, with whom he has shared a few images on his social media profiles.

However, there is not much information available regarding their relationship status at the moment. Furthermore, this football star is not a part of controversy or rumors at the moment.

Jose Luis Morales – Body Measurements

Morales stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs around 70 kg. Moreover, this football star has light brown hair with light brown eyes color and he has an athletic body build.

Jose Luis Morales – Social Media

On his Instagram page, there are more than 79.3k followers. Apart from this, he is not active on Facebook and Twitter.

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