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Summary | Matches

Full Name: John A Henry Mortimore

Born: Sunday, 23rd September 1934 (age: 83)
Place of Birth: Farnborough, England
Height: 5' 11 3/4"


Career:
Woking (A)
Aldershot (A)
Chelsea (Mar 1956 to Sep 1965) - cost: unknown
Queens Park Rangers
Sunderland

* (A) = Amateur

Chelsea Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 28th April 1956, Chelsea 2 - 1 Blackpool

Age on debut: 21 years 7 months 5 days

100th Appearance: Saturday, 5th December 1959, Chelsea 0 - 4 Sheffield Wednesday

200th Appearance: Wednesday, 11th September 1963, Chelsea 1 - 0 Blackburn Rovers

Last Appearance: Monday, 26th April 1965, Blackpool 3 - 2 Chelsea

Appearances

Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1955 / 56 100001
1956 / 57 200002
1957 / 58 39300042
1958 / 59 37103041
1959 / 60 33000033
1960 / 61 12030015
1961 / 62 14000014
1962 / 63 42400046
1963 / 64 41300044
1964 / 65 28580041
Total249161130279

Goals

Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1957 / 58 100001
1958 / 59 110002
1960 / 61 101002
1962 / 63 100001
1963 / 64 200002
1964 / 65 200002
Total8110010


* 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. John Mortimore made 279 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League28th Apr 1956Chelsea21Blackpool35,427 match won
League25th Dec 1956Chelsea11Arsenal32,094 match drawn
League1st Jan 1957Manchester United30Chelsea42,116 match lost
League24th Aug 1957Tottenham Hotspur11Chelsea52,580 match drawn
League28th Aug 1957Chelsea23Manchester City43,722 match lost
League31st Aug 1957Chelsea51Birmingham City43,806 match won
League4th Sep 1957Manchester City52Chelsea27,943 match lost
League7th Sep 1957Everton30Chelsea45,066 match lost
League11th Sep 1957Chelsea22West Bromwich Albion29,824 match drawn
League14th Sep 1957Newcastle United13Chelsea44,560 match won
League21st Sep 1957Chelsea61Burnley42,449 match won
League28th Sep 1957Preston North End52Chelsea18,044 match lost
League5th Oct 1957Chelsea10Sheffield Wednesday38,722 match won
League12th Oct 1957Chelsea42Aston Villa40,769 match won
League19th Oct 1957Wolverhampton Wanderers21Chelsea37,524 match lost
League26th Oct 1957Chelsea00Arsenal66,007 match drawn
League2nd Nov 1957Blackpool21Chelsea17,817 match lost
League9th Nov 1957Chelsea13Luton Town34,102 match lost
League30th Nov 1957Bolton Wanderers33Chelsea18,815 match drawn
League7th Dec 1957Chelsea21Leeds United17,038 match won
League14th Dec 1957Manchester United01Chelsea36,853 match won
League21st Dec 1957Chelsea24Tottenham Hotspur39,747 match lost
League25th Dec 1957Chelsea74Portsmouth27,036 match won
League26th Dec 1957Portsmouth30Chelsea32,236 match lost
League28th Dec 1957Birmingham City33Chelsea37,976 match drawn
F.A. Cup4th Jan 1958Doncaster Rovers02Chelsea19,888 match won
League11th Jan 1958Chelsea31Everton29,490 match won
League18th Jan 1958Chelsea21Newcastle United37,327 match won
F.A. Cup25th Jan 1958Chelsea33Darlington40,759 match drawn
F.A. Cup29th Jan 1958Darlington41Chelsea15,150 match lost
League1st Feb 1958Burnley21Chelsea20,599 match lost
League8th Feb 1958Chelsea02Preston North End42,704 match lost
League15th Feb 1958Sheffield Wednesday23Chelsea16,876 match won
League22nd Feb 1958Aston Villa13Chelsea19,893 match won scored 1 goal
League8th Mar 1958Arsenal54Chelsea41,570 match lost
League11th Mar 1958Chelsea12Wolverhampton Wanderers46,835 match lost
League15th Mar 1958Chelsea14Blackpool49,471 match lost
League22nd Mar 1958Leicester City32Chelsea27,849 match lost
League29th Mar 1958Chelsea00Sunderland32,929 match drawn
League4th Apr 1958Chelsea00Nottingham Forest44,288 match drawn
League5th Apr 1958Luton Town02Chelsea15,285 match won
League7th Apr 1958Nottingham Forest11Chelsea25,130 match drawn
League12th Apr 1958Chelsea22Bolton Wanderers27,994 match drawn
League19th Apr 1958Leeds United00Chelsea20,515 match drawn
League26th Apr 1958Chelsea21Manchester United45,011 match won
League23rd Aug 1958Manchester United52Chelsea52,382 match lost
League27th Aug 1958Chelsea42Tottenham Hotspur59,203 match won
League30th Aug 1958Chelsea62Wolverhampton Wanderers62,118 match won
League3rd Sep 1958Tottenham Hotspur40Chelsea50,299 match lost
League6th Sep 1958Portsmouth22Chelsea31,795 match drawn
League10th Sep 1958Chelsea65Newcastle United46,601 match won
League13th Sep 1958Chelsea21Aston Villa44,023 match won
League17th Sep 1958Newcastle United12Chelsea50,283 match won scored 1 goal
League20th Sep 1958West Ham United42Chelsea31,127 match lost
League27th Sep 1958Chelsea41Nottingham Forest48,093 match won
League4th Oct 1958Burnley40Chelsea22,902 match lost
League11th Oct 1958Chelsea01Bolton Wanderers49,229 match lost
League18th Oct 1958Luton Town21Chelsea24,864 match lost
League25th Oct 1958Chelsea52Leicester City40,369 match won
League1st Nov 1958Preston North End20Chelsea21,532 match lost
Europe4th Nov 1958Chelsea41BK Frem13,104 match won
League8th Nov 1958Chelsea20Leeds United31,757 match won
League15th Nov 1958Manchester City51Chelsea19,778 match lost
League6th Dec 1958Chelsea10Birmingham City27,773 match won
League13th Dec 1958West Bromwich Albion40Chelsea19,557 match lost
League20th Dec 1958Chelsea23Manchester United48,550 match lost
League25th Dec 1958Blackburn Rovers03Chelsea32,149 match won
League3rd Jan 1959Wolverhampton Wanderers12Chelsea36,093 match won
League17th Jan 1959Chelsea22Portsmouth24,356 match drawn
F.A. Cup19th Jan 1959Newcastle United14Chelsea57,038 match won scored 1 goal
League7th Feb 1959Chelsea32West Ham United52,968 match won
League21st Feb 1959Chelsea13Burnley27,564 match lost
League4th Mar 1959Bolton Wanderers60Chelsea24,258 match lost
League7th Mar 1959Chelsea33Luton Town29,175 match drawn
League14th Mar 1959Leicester City03Chelsea20,110 match won
League21st Mar 1959Chelsea31Preston North End31,270 match won
League27th Mar 1959Blackpool50Chelsea19,887 match lost
League30th Mar 1959Chelsea31Blackpool40,537 match won
League4th Apr 1959Chelsea20Manchester City32,554 match won
League11th Apr 1959Arsenal11Chelsea40,722 match drawn
League15th Apr 1959Nottingham Forest13Chelsea18,339 match won Captain
League18th Apr 1959Chelsea31Everton24,366 match won Captain
League22nd Apr 1959Chelsea02West Bromwich Albion31,948 match lost
League25th Apr 1959Birmingham City41Chelsea19,571 match lost
Europe29th Apr 1959Chelsea10Ville De Belgrade25,771 match won
Europe13th May 1959Ville De Belgrade41Chelsea10,000 match lost
League22nd Aug 1959Chelsea44Preston North End42,891 match drawn
League26th Aug 1959Manchester United01Chelsea57,674 match won
League29th Aug 1959Leicester City31Chelsea29,341 match lost
League26th Sep 1959Fulham13Chelsea40,814 match won
League3rd Oct 1959West Bromwich Albion13Chelsea27,600 match won
League10th Oct 1959Chelsea02Bolton Wanderers28,702 match lost
League17th Oct 1959Luton Town12Chelsea18,831 match won
League24th Oct 1959Chelsea10Everton37,114 match won
League31st Oct 1959Nottingham Forest31Chelsea30,188 match lost
League7th Nov 1959Chelsea31Blackburn Rovers27,677 match won
League14th Nov 1959Manchester City11Chelsea24,364 match drawn
League21st Nov 1959Chelsea13Arsenal52,748 match lost
League28th Nov 1959Wolverhampton Wanderers31Chelsea32,894 match lost
League5th Dec 1959Chelsea04Sheffield Wednesday33,177 match lost
League12th Dec 1959Blackpool31Chelsea12,410 match lost
League19th Dec 1959Preston North End45Chelsea15,775 match won
League26th Dec 1959Chelsea22Newcastle United48,462 match drawn
League28th Dec 1959Newcastle United11Chelsea43,295 match drawn
League2nd Jan 1960Chelsea22Leicester City23,719 match drawn
League6th Feb 1960West Ham United42Chelsea29,655 match lost
League13th Feb 1960Chelsea42Fulham38,687 match won
League24th Feb 1960Chelsea22West Bromwich Albion26,225 match drawn
League27th Feb 1960Sheffield Wednesday11Chelsea41,403 match drawn
League5th Mar 1960Chelsea30Luton Town33,679 match won
League12th Mar 1960Everton61Chelsea50,963 match lost
League30th Mar 1960Blackburn Rovers10Chelsea15,832 match lost
League2nd Apr 1960Chelsea30Manchester City34,044 match won
League9th Apr 1960Arsenal14Chelsea40,525 match won
League15th Apr 1960Chelsea13Tottenham Hotspur67,819 match lost
League16th Apr 1960Chelsea11Nottingham Forest24,542 match drawn
League18th Apr 1960Tottenham Hotspur01Chelsea37,205 match won
League23rd Apr 1960Bolton Wanderers20Chelsea19,432 match lost
League30th Apr 1960Chelsea15Wolverhampton Wanderers61,567 match lost
League Cup24th Oct 1960Chelsea42Workington5,630 match won scored 1 goal
League29th Oct 1960Preston North End02Chelsea14,174 match won
League5th Nov 1960Chelsea42Newcastle United30,489 match won
League12th Nov 1960Arsenal14Chelsea38,886 match won scored 1 goal
League Cup16th Nov 1960Doncaster Rovers07Chelsea9,951 match won
League19th Nov 1960Chelsea63Manchester City37,346 match won
League26th Nov 1960Nottingham Forest21Chelsea22,121 match lost
League3rd Dec 1960Chelsea71West Bromwich Albion19,568 match won
League10th Dec 1960Cardiff City21Chelsea21,840 match lost
League Cup14th Dec 1960Portsmouth10Chelsea13,054 match lost
League17th Dec 1960Chelsea24Aston Villa23,805 match lost
League24th Dec 1960Chelsea12Manchester United37,601 match lost
League26th Dec 1960Manchester United60Chelsea50,213 match lost
League31st Dec 1960Wolverhampton Wanderers61Chelsea28,503 match lost
League8th Apr 1961Manchester City21Chelsea27,720 match lost
League30th Aug 1961Chelsea20Manchester United42,248 match won
League2nd Sep 1961Chelsea00Fulham37,998 match drawn
League6th Sep 1961Cardiff City52Chelsea20,883 match lost
League9th Sep 1961Chelsea61Sheffield United22,066 match won
League16th Sep 1961West Ham United21Chelsea27,530 match lost
League20th Sep 1961Chelsea23Cardiff City15,804 match lost
League31st Mar 1962Bolton Wanderers42Chelsea15,495 match lost
League7th Apr 1962Chelsea11Manchester City18,629 match drawn
League11th Apr 1962Leicester City20Chelsea15,184 match lost
League14th Apr 1962West Bromwich Albion40Chelsea14,573 match lost
League20th Apr 1962Chelsea45Wolverhampton Wanderers31,221 match lost
League21st Apr 1962Chelsea22Ipswich Town28,462 match drawn
League23rd Apr 1962Wolverhampton Wanderers11Chelsea14,597 match drawn
League28th Apr 1962Burnley11Chelsea29,078 match drawn
League18th Aug 1962Rotherham United01Chelsea11,268 match won
League22nd Aug 1962Chelsea30Scunthorpe United18,377 match won
League25th Aug 1962Chelsea50Charlton Athletic24,683 match won
League28th Aug 1962Scunthorpe United30Chelsea11,196 match lost
League1st Sep 1962Stoke City00Chelsea19,470 match drawn
League8th Sep 1962Chelsea10Sunderland32,901 match won
League10th Sep 1962Chelsea20Southampton18,890 match won
League15th Sep 1962Leeds United20Chelsea27,620 match lost
League19th Sep 1962Southampton21Chelsea18,717 match lost
League22nd Sep 1962Chelsea22Swansea Town22,693 match drawn
League29th Sep 1962Portsmouth02Chelsea22,627 match won
League6th Oct 1962Chelsea60Cardiff City25,434 match won
League13th Oct 1962Huddersfield Town10Chelsea23,936 match lost
League20th Oct 1962Chelsea32Middlesbrough32,551 match won
League27th Oct 1962Derby County13Chelsea12,653 match won
League3rd Nov 1962Chelsea42Newcastle United34,428 match won
League10th Nov 1962Walsall15Chelsea8,492 match won
League17th Nov 1962Chelsea20Norwich City28,816 match won
League24th Nov 1962Grimsby Town03Chelsea10,823 match won
League1st Dec 1962Chelsea11Plymouth Argyle29,829 match drawn
League8th Dec 1962Preston North End13Chelsea14,487 match won
League15th Dec 1962Chelsea30Rotherham United19,735 match won
League22nd Dec 1962Charlton Athletic14Chelsea21,307 match won
League26th Dec 1962Luton Town02Chelsea11,867 match won
F.A. Cup5th Jan 1963Tranmere Rovers22Chelsea17,162 match drawn
F.A. Cup30th Jan 1963Chelsea31Tranmere Rovers20,505 match won
League9th Feb 1963Swansea Town20Chelsea13,359 match lost
League23rd Feb 1963Cardiff City10Chelsea16,108 match lost
League2nd Mar 1963Chelsea12Huddersfield Town32,427 match lost
F.A. Cup6th Mar 1963Charlton Athletic03Chelsea37,522 match won
League9th Mar 1963Middlesbrough10Chelsea24,781 match lost
F.A. Cup16th Mar 1963Manchester United21Chelsea48,298 match lost
League23rd Mar 1963Newcastle United20Chelsea39,418 match lost
League27th Mar 1963Chelsea31Derby County19,553 match won
League30th Mar 1963Chelsea01Walsall19,625 match lost
League1st Apr 1963Chelsea31Luton Town21,211 match won
League6th Apr 1963Norwich City41Chelsea20,205 match lost
League12th Apr 1963Chelsea20Bury45,069 match won
League13th Apr 1963Chelsea21Grimsby Town21,768 match won
League16th Apr 1963Bury20Chelsea11,936 match lost
League20th Apr 1963Plymouth Argyle21Chelsea17,027 match lost
League27th Apr 1963Chelsea20Preston North End23,770 match won scored 1 goal
League30th Apr 1963Chelsea22Leeds United24,387 match drawn
League11th May 1963Chelsea01Stoke City66,199 match lost
League18th May 1963Sunderland01Chelsea47,918 match won
League21st May 1963Chelsea70Portsmouth54,558 match won
League24th Aug 1963Chelsea00West Ham United46,298 match drawn
League27th Aug 1963Burnley00Chelsea19,674 match drawn
League31st Aug 1963Sheffield United11Chelsea18,125 match drawn
League4th Sep 1963Chelsea20Burnley31,881 match won
League7th Sep 1963Chelsea13Liverpool38,202 match lost
League11th Sep 1963Chelsea10Blackburn Rovers27,384 match won
League14th Sep 1963Aston Villa20Chelsea23,720 match lost
League16th Sep 1963Blackburn Rovers22Chelsea23,217 match drawn
League21st Sep 1963Chelsea03Tottenham Hotspur57,401 match lost
League28th Sep 1963Wolverhampton Wanderers41Chelsea20,762 match lost
League2nd Oct 1963Chelsea11Manchester United45,351 match drawn
League5th Oct 1963Chelsea33Stoke City29,204 match drawn scored 1 goal
League19th Oct 1963Chelsea12Sheffield Wednesday31,948 match lost
League26th Oct 1963Fulham01Chelsea32,945 match won
League2nd Nov 1963Chelsea23Birmingham City22,974 match lost
League9th Nov 1963West Bromwich Albion11Chelsea16,267 match drawn
League16th Nov 1963Chelsea31Arsenal47,050 match won
League23rd Nov 1963Leicester City24Chelsea23,315 match won
League30th Nov 1963Chelsea40Bolton Wanderers19,969 match won
League7th Dec 1963Everton11Chelsea39,538 match drawn
League14th Dec 1963West Ham United22Chelsea21,950 match drawn
League21st Dec 1963Chelsea32Sheffield United19,505 match won
League26th Dec 1963Blackpool15Chelsea17,563 match won
League28th Dec 1963Chelsea10Blackpool34,380 match won
F.A. Cup4th Jan 1964Tottenham Hotspur11Chelsea49,382 match drawn
F.A. Cup8th Jan 1964Chelsea20Tottenham Hotspur70,123 match won
League11th Jan 1964Liverpool21Chelsea46,460 match lost
League18th Jan 1964Chelsea10Aston Villa23,968 match won
F.A. Cup25th Jan 1964Chelsea12Huddersfield Town39,036 match lost
League1st Feb 1964Tottenham Hotspur12Chelsea51,007 match won
League8th Feb 1964Chelsea23Wolverhampton Wanderers26,131 match lost
League22nd Feb 1964Chelsea40Ipswich Town20,703 match won
League29th Feb 1964Sheffield Wednesday32Chelsea19,416 match lost
League4th Mar 1964Stoke City20Chelsea21,441 match lost
League7th Mar 1964Chelsea12Fulham26,219 match lost scored 1 goal
League14th Mar 1964Arsenal24Chelsea25,513 match won
League21st Mar 1964Chelsea31West Bromwich Albion19,434 match won
League23rd Mar 1964Manchester United11Chelsea43,172 match drawn
League28th Mar 1964Birmingham City34Chelsea14,485 match won
League30th Mar 1964Chelsea10Nottingham Forest26,086 match won
League31st Mar 1964Nottingham Forest01Chelsea16,453 match won
League6th Apr 1964Chelsea10Leicester City25,315 match won
League11th Apr 1964Bolton Wanderers10Chelsea18,868 match lost
League18th Apr 1964Chelsea10Everton37,963 match won
League Cup23rd Sep 1964Birmingham City03Chelsea15,300 match won
League17th Oct 1964Chelsea40Stoke City28,650 match won
League24th Oct 1964Tottenham Hotspur11Chelsea52,927 match drawn
League Cup26th Oct 1964Chelsea40Notts County6,596 match won
League31st Oct 1964Chelsea01Burnley29,040 match lost booked
League7th Nov 1964Sheffield United02Chelsea23,505 match won
League Cup11th Nov 1964Chelsea32Swansea Town5,979 match won
League14th Nov 1964Chelsea51Everton30,716 match won
League21st Nov 1964Birmingham City16Chelsea19,803 match won scored 1 goal
League Cup25th Nov 1964Workington22Chelsea18,000 match drawn
League28th Nov 1964Chelsea03West Ham United44,204 match lost
League5th Dec 1964West Bromwich Albion02Chelsea15,518 match won
League12th Dec 1964Chelsea21Wolverhampton Wanderers20,952 match won
League Cup16th Dec 1964Chelsea20Workington7,936 match won
League19th Dec 1964Sunderland30Chelsea41,236 match lost
League26th Dec 1964Chelsea20Blackpool30,581 match won
League2nd Jan 1965Chelsea41Leicester City28,344 match won
F.A. Cup9th Jan 1965Chelsea41Northampton Town44,335 match won
League16th Jan 1965Fulham12Chelsea26,400 match won
League Cup20th Jan 1965Aston Villa23Chelsea12,022 match won
League23rd Jan 1965Leeds United22Chelsea47,109 match drawn
F.A. Cup30th Jan 1965West Ham United01Chelsea37,000 match won
League6th Feb 1965Chelsea21Arsenal46,798 match won
League Cup10th Feb 1965Chelsea11Aston Villa17,425 match drawn
League13th Feb 1965Blackburn Rovers03Chelsea16,683 match won
F.A. Cup20th Feb 1965Chelsea10Tottenham Hotspur63,205 match won
League22nd Feb 1965Chelsea01Nottingham Forest29,038 match lost
League27th Feb 1965Stoke City02Chelsea28,005 match won
F.A. Cup6th Mar 1965Chelsea51Peterborough United63,635 match won
League10th Mar 1965Chelsea31Tottenham Hotspur51,390 match won
League13th Mar 1965Manchester United40Chelsea56,261 match lost
F.A. Cup27th Mar 1965Liverpool20Chelsea67,686 match lost
League31st Mar 1965Everton11Chelsea40,384 match drawn
League3rd Apr 1965Chelsea31Birmingham City28,975 match won
League Cup5th Apr 1965Leicester City00Chelsea26,957 match drawn
League12th Apr 1965West Ham United32Chelsea33,288 match lost
League16th Apr 1965Chelsea40Liverpool62,587 match won
League17th Apr 1965Chelsea22West Bromwich Albion30,792 match drawn
League19th Apr 1965Liverpool20Chelsea41,847 match lost
League24th Apr 1965Burnley62Chelsea15,213 match lost
League26th Apr 1965Blackpool32Chelsea16,008 match lost scored 1 goal
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Chelsea FC Player John Mortimore

Games Won: 128
Win Percentage: 45.88%
Starts as Captain: 2
Total Bookings: 1
Times Sent Off: 0

Teammates

During his Chelsea career of 279 appearances, John Mortimore played alongside the following 72 players (number of appearances together in brackets)

Les Allen (29)
Sylvan Anderton (46)
Wally Bellett (20)
Roy Bentley (1)
Micky Block (35)
Frank Blunstone (146)
Peter Bonetti (144)
John Boyle (11)
Peter Brabrook (137)
Barry Bridges (125)
Johnny Brooks (30)
Dennis Brown (11)
Dennis Butler (8)
Len Casey (24)
David Cliss (19)
John Compton (9)
Peter Corthine (2)
Stan Crowther (49)
Alan Dicks (6)
Tommy Docherty (3)
John Dunn (13)
Bobby Evans (14)
Joe Fascione (3)
Derek Gibbs (16)
George Graham (36)
Jimmy Greaves (119)
Tommy Harmer (8)
Allan Harris (55)
Ron Harris (88)
Mike Harrison (34)
Marvin Hinton (59)
John Hollins (39)
Peter Houseman (12)
Cliff Huxford (2)
Derek Kevan (7)
Tommy Knox (12)
Bobby Laverick (1)
Jim Lewis (19)
Charlie Livesey (16)
Bill Livingstone (8)
Ian Macfarlane (14)
Andy Malcolm (8)
Reg Matthews (98)
Jim McCalliog (8)
Eddie McCreadie (98)
Errol McNally (8)
John McNichol (15)
Graham Moore (60)
James Mulholland (12)
Bert Murray (123)
Brian Nicholas (7)
Tony Nicholas (38)
Peter Osgood (1)
Mike Pinner (1)
Bill Robertson (15)
Derek Saunders (52)
Mel Scott (50)
Ken Shellito (68)
John Sillett (57)
Peter Sillett (122)
Billy Sinclair (1)
Jimmy Smart (1)
Dennis Sorrell (3)
Les Stubbs (15)
Bobby Tambling (138)
Ron Tindall (100)
Frank Upton (82)
Terry Venables (136)
Ian Watson (7)
Dick Whittaker (34)
Stan Wicks (1)
Allan Young (1)