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Chelsea FC Profile: Len Kell

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Full Name: Leonard William Kell

Born: Friday, 27th May 1932 (age: 90)
Place of birth: Billingham, England
Height: 5' 8"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1952 to 1954

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Mar 1952 to Jun 1954) - From Chelsea Juniors
Norwich City
Worcester City
Poole Town

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Tuesday, 8th September 1953, Arsenal 1 - 2 Chelsea

Age on debut: 21 years 3 months 12 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 19th September 1953, Chelsea 1 - 2 Aston Villa


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1953 / 54 300003


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl

* oth = other competitive matches such as Full Members Cup, Charity/Community Shield, Fifa World Club Cup.
Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Len Kell made 3 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League8th Sep 1953Arsenal12Chelsea54,946 match won
League12th Sep 1953Huddersfield Town31Chelsea29,613 match lost
League19th Sep 1953Chelsea12Aston Villa47,487 match lost

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Chelsea FC Player Len Kell

Games Won: 1
Win Percentage: 33.33%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 3 appearances, Len Kell played alongside the following 13 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Ken Armstrong (3)
Roy Bentley (3)
Frank Blunstone (3)
Ron Greenwood (1)
John Harris (3)
Jim Lewis (1)
John McNichol (3)
Eric Parsons (1)
Bill Robertson (3)
Derek Saunders (3)
Jack Saunders (2)
Les Stubbs (1)
Stan Willemse (3)