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Stamford is very proud to have been invited to be part of the Chelsea Supporters Trust hosted Chelsea Heritage Partnership. We are a collection of like-minded and dedicated people, piecing together and publishing information concerning Chelsea FC's long and storied history since their inception in 1905.

Please follow the link to The Heritage Partnership for more information on who we are and what we are doing.

The Database

There are currently profiles for 771 different players and 39 different managers to have played and/or managed a Competitive match for Chelsea Football Club

There are currently details of 6333 matches in the database, of which there are:
4312 league matches
--->2360 Football League Division 1 matches
--->786 Football League Division 2 matches
--->1166 FA Premier League matches
421 FA Cup matches
293 European matches
217 League Cup matches
48 other competitive matches
1042 non-competitive matches

The Roman Era

During the Roman Era there were 1213 matches, of which there were:
722 Premier League matches
97 FA Cup matches
203 European matches
71 League Cup matches
13 other competitive matches
107 non-competitive matches

The Boehly/Clearlake Capital Era

During the Boehly/Clearlake Capital era there have been 26 matches, of which there have been:
14 Premier League matches
0 FA Cup matches
6 European matches
1 League Cup matches
0 other competitive matches
5 non-competitive matches

As far as I am aware, details for every competitive match are logged in the database, including line-ups, scorers, attendance, venue, substitution, bookings, sendings off etc. There are quite a number of non-competitive matches still to enter details for.

Please note, that for the purposes of the whole site, 'competitive' fixtures are: League, FA Cup, League cup (in all it's forms), European trophies (including Super Cup), Full Members cup (in all it's forms), Charity / Community Shield & FIFA World Club Cup games.

Latest result

LeagueSat, 12th Nov 2022Newcastle United10Chelsea

Next Game

LeagueTue, 27th Dec 2022 at 17:30Chelsea v Bournemouth

On This Day

Happy birthday to the following:

Darren Barnard is 51 years old today.
Robert Isaac is 57 years old today.
Steve Finnieston is 68 years old today.
George Graham is 78 years old today.

Died on this day:

John Sillett passed away on this day in 2021.

Matches played on this date in:

YearCompHome  AwayAtt
1907LeagueNotts County20Chelsea12,000 match lost
1912LeagueChelsea31Derby County30,000 match won programme cover for Chelsea v Derby County, 30th Nov 1912
1918War LeagueChelsea31Tottenham Hotspur10,000 match won
1925London Prof. Charity FundMillwall31Chelsea2,300 match lost
1929LeagueBradford City01Chelsea11,333 match won
1935LeagueSheffield Wednesday41Chelsea16,014 match lost
1946LeagueDerby County31Chelsea27,946 match lost programme cover for Derby County v Chelsea, 30th Nov 1946
|----> Debut: Alex Davidson, Willi Steffen
1957LeagueBolton Wanderers33Chelsea18,815 match drawn programme cover for Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea, 30th Nov 1957
1963LeagueChelsea40Bolton Wanderers19,969 match won programme cover for Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers, 30th Nov 1963
1968LeagueChelsea11Leeds United43,286 match drawn programme cover for Chelsea v Leeds United, 30th Nov 1968
1974LeagueLeeds United20Chelsea30,444 match lost programme cover for Leeds United v Chelsea, 30th Nov 1974
1985LeagueLiverpool11Chelsea38,482 match drawn programme cover for Liverpool v Chelsea, 30th Nov 1985
1988Full Members CupBradford City23Chelsea5,341 match won programme cover for Bradford City v Chelsea, 30th Nov 1988
|----> Last Chelsea Goal(s): Darren Wood
1991LeagueChelsea10Nottingham Forest19,420 match won programme cover for Chelsea v Nottingham Forest, 30th Nov 1991
|----> 100th Appearance: Ken Monkou
2002LeagueChelsea30Sunderland38,946 match won programme cover for Chelsea v Sunderland, 30th Nov 2002
|----> 100th Appearance: Eiður Guðjohnsen
2003LeagueChelsea10Manchester United41,932 match won programme cover for Chelsea v Manchester United, 30th Nov 2003
2004League CupFulham12Chelsea14,531 match won programme cover for Fulham v Chelsea, 30th Nov 2004
2008LeagueChelsea12Arsenal41,760 match lost programme cover for Chelsea v Arsenal, 30th Nov 2008
|----> Debut: Miroslav Stoch
|----> 100th Appearance: John Obi Mikel
2019LeagueChelsea01West Ham United40,595 match lost programme cover for Chelsea v West Ham United, 30th Nov 2019