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Chelsea FC Profile: Jack Sherborne

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Full Name: John Lewis Sherborne

Born: Monday, 1st May 1916
Place of birth: Bolton, Lancashire, England
Died: Monday, 12th March 2007 (aged 90)
Place of death: Bolton, Lancashire, England
Burial: Cremated - 19 Mar 2007, Overdale Crematorium, Bolton. Ashes Interred in garden of rememberence at the The Church of St Mary the Virgin, Deane, Bolton, Lancashire

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1936 to 1945

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Feb 1936 to Jun 1945) - cost: unknown - Retired

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

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 18th December 1937, Chelsea 0 - 2 Wolverhampton Wanderers

Age on debut: 21 years 7 months 17 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 26th February 1938, Chelsea 1 - 3 Blackpool


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1937 / 38 500005


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. Jack Sherborne made 5 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League18th Dec 1937Chelsea02Wolverhampton Wanderers31,314 match lost
League5th Feb 1938Stoke City21Chelsea22,693 match lost
League12th Feb 1938Chelsea31Portsmouth18,323 match won
League19th Feb 1938Arsenal20Chelsea49,573 match lost
League26th Feb 1938Chelsea13Blackpool27,301 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

Link to the CGS Ancestry profile for John Lewis Sherborne View CGS profile for John Lewis Sherborne on Ancestry
Link to the findagrave profile for John Lewis Sherborne View CGS profile for John Lewis Sherborne on Find-A-Grave
Link to the CGS Zeemaps location for John Lewis Sherborne View location on Zeemaps for John Lewis Sherborne

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Chelsea FC Player Jack Sherborne

Games Won: 1
Win Percentage: 20%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 5 appearances, Jack Sherborne played alongside the following 16 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Jimmy Argue (1)
George Barber (1)
Ned Barkas (4)
Sid Bidewell (1)
Peter Buchanan (4)
Harry Burgess (4)
Wilf Chitty (3)
Bob Griffiths (5)
Tommy Law (4)
Arnold Mayes (4)
George Mills (4)
Billy Mitchell (1)
John O'Hare (1)
Dick Spence (3)
Sam Weaver (5)
Victor Woodley (5)