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Player Profile: George Lake

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Summary | Matches

Full Name: George Lake

Born: Wednesday, 1st January 1896
Place of Birth: Unknown, England
Height: 5' 8"
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Killed in action during the First World War. Chelsea's only serving first team player to die in the conflict, just four days before the Armistice. A member of The Hampshire Regiment and buried in Frasnoy Communal Cemetary. (info courtesy of http://www.chelseafc.com/the-club/club-history/WW1.html)

Career:
Manchester City
Chelsea (Jul 1913 to Dec 1918) - cost: unknown

Chelsea Career Summary

Debut: Tuesday, 14th April 1914, West Bromwich Albion 3 - 1 Chelsea

Age on debut: 18 years 3 months 13 days

Last Appearance: Tuesday, 14th April 1914, West Bromwich Albion 3 - 1 Chelsea

Appearances

Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1913 / 14 100001
Total100001

Goals

Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
Total000000


* 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. George Lake made 1 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League14th Apr 1914West Bromwich Albion31Chelsea16,479 match lost
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Games Won: 0
Win Percentage: 0%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0

Teammates

During his Chelsea career of 1 appearances, George Lake played alongside the following 10 players (number of appearances together in brackets)

Wally Bettridge (1)
Billy Bridgeman (1)
Harry Ford (1)
Charlie Freeman (1)
Harold Halse (1)
Jack Harrow (1)
Tommy Logan (1)
James Molyneux (1)
Frederick Taylor (1)
Bob Thomson (1)