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Chelsea FC Profile: Alexander MacFarlane

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Full Name: Alexander McFarlane

Nickname(s): Sandy

Born: Tuesday, 6th August 1878
Place of birth: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: Saturday, 22nd December 1945 (aged 67)
Burial: Buried - Preston New Cemetery, Preston, City of Preston, Lancashire, England

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1913 to 1915

Playing Career:

Woolwich Arsenal
Newcastle United
Chelsea (Apr 1913 to Jun 1915) - cost: unknown - Retired

* Retired = Retired from playing at the end of Chelsea contract, or for reason stated

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 13th September 1913, Oldham Athletic 3 - 2 Chelsea

Age on debut: 35 years 1 months 7 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 19th September 1914, Middlesbrough 3 - 0 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1913 / 14 300003
1914 / 15 100001


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. Alexander MacFarlane made 4 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League13th Sep 1913Oldham Athletic32Chelsea20,000 match lost
League20th Sep 1913Chelsea02Manchester United40,000 match lost
League27th Sep 1913Burnley61Chelsea30,000 match lost
League19th Sep 1914Middlesbrough30Chelsea12,000 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

Link to the CGS Ancestry profile for Alexander McFarlane View CGS profile for Alexander McFarlane on Ancestry
Link to the findagrave profile for Alexander McFarlane View CGS profile for Alexander McFarlane on Find-A-Grave
Link to the CGS Zeemaps location for Alexander McFarlane View location on Zeemaps for Alexander McFarlane

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Chelsea FC Player Alexander MacFarlane

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


During his Chelsea first-team career of 4 appearances, Alexander MacFarlane played alongside the following 22 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Lawrence Abram (1)
Wally Bettridge (1)
Harold Brittan (1)
John Brown (1)
David Calderhead (Jnr) (1)
Norrie Fairgray (2)
Harry Ford (3)
Harold Halse (2)
Jack Harrow (1)
George Hunter (2)
Tommy Logan (3)
Owen Marshall (1)
Bobby McNeil (1)
Nils Middelboe (1)
James Molyneux (4)
Jimmy Sharp (4)
Frederick Taylor (3)
Bob Thomson (1)
James Turnbull (1)
Andy Walker (2)
Bob Whittingham (2)
Vivian Woodward (2)