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Chelsea FC Profile: Ricardo Carvalho

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Full Name: Ricardo Alberto Silveira de Carvalho

Born: Thursday, 18th May 1978 (age: 46)
Place of birth: Amarante, Portugal
Height: 6'

Involvement with Chelsea:

Men's 1st Team Player from 2004 to 2010

Playing Career:

--->Leca F.C. (L)
--->Vitoria Setubal (L)
--->Alverca (L)
Chelsea (Jul 2004 to Aug 2010) - cost: £19,850,000
Real Madrid
Shanghai SIPG

* (L) = On Loan

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Competitive Debut: Sunday, 15th August 2004, Chelsea 1 - 0 Manchester United (Sub)

Age on debut: 26 years 2 months 28 days

100th Appearance: Saturday, 23rd December 2006, Wigan Athletic 2 - 3 Chelsea

200th Appearance: Sunday, 20th December 2009, West Ham United 1 - 1 Chelsea

Last Competitive First-Team Appearance: Wednesday, 24th March 2010, Portsmouth 0 - 5 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2004 / 05 25 (3)1310039 (3)
2005 / 06 24 (2)308035 (2)
2006 / 07 315410151
2007 / 08 212410138
2008 / 09 12 (1)204 (1)018 (2)
2009 / 10 22105129
Total135 (6)141147 (1)3210 (7)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2004 / 05 100001
2005 / 06 100203
2006 / 07 310004
2007 / 08 100001
2008 / 09 100001
2009 / 10 000011

* 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. Ricardo Carvalho made 210 appearances for Chelsea, of which 7 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League15th Aug 2004Chelsea10Manchester United41,813 match won Sub on 89 mins
League21st Aug 2004Birmingham City01Chelsea28,559 match won
League28th Aug 2004Chelsea21Southampton40,864 match won
League11th Sep 2004Aston Villa00Chelsea36,691 match drawn
League19th Sep 2004Chelsea00Tottenham Hotspur42,246 match drawn
League25th Sep 2004Middlesbrough01Chelsea32,341 match won
Europe29th Sep 2004Chelsea31Porto39,237 match won booked
League3rd Oct 2004Chelsea10Liverpool42,028 match won
League16th Oct 2004Manchester City10Chelsea45,047 match lost Sub on 78 mins
League23rd Oct 2004Chelsea40Blackburn Rovers41,546 match won
League Cup27th Oct 2004Chelsea10West Ham United41,774 match won
League30th Oct 2004West Bromwich Albion14Chelsea27,399 match won Sub on 46 mins
Europe2nd Nov 2004CSKA Moscow01Chelsea28,000 match won
League6th Nov 2004Chelsea10Everton41,965 match won
League13th Nov 2004Fulham14Chelsea21,877 match won
League20th Nov 2004Chelsea22Bolton Wanderers42,203 match drawn
Europe24th Nov 2004Chelsea00Paris Saint Germain39,626 match drawn
League27th Nov 2004Charlton Athletic04Chelsea26,355 match won
League Cup30th Nov 2004Fulham12Chelsea14,531 match won
League4th Dec 2004Chelsea40Newcastle United42,328 match won booked
Europe7th Dec 2004Porto21Chelsea42,409 match lost
League12th Dec 2004Arsenal22Chelsea38,153 match drawn Sub on 46 mins
League12th Feb 2005Everton01Chelsea40,270 match won Sub on 90 mins
F.A. Cup20th Feb 2005Newcastle United10Chelsea45,740 match lost booked
Europe23rd Feb 2005Barcelona21Chelsea89,000 match lost
League Cup27th Feb 2005Liverpool23Chelsea78,000 match won
League5th Mar 2005Norwich City13Chelsea24,506 match won scored 1 goal
Europe8th Mar 2005Chelsea42Barcelona41,515 match won
League19th Mar 2005Chelsea41Crystal Palace41,667 match won
Europe6th Apr 2005Chelsea42Bayern Munich40,253 match won booked
Europe12th Apr 2005Bayern Munich32Chelsea59,000 match lost
League20th Apr 2005Chelsea00Arsenal41,621 match drawn
League23rd Apr 2005Chelsea31Fulham42,081 match won
Europe27th Apr 2005Chelsea00Liverpool40,497 match drawn
League30th Apr 2005Bolton Wanderers02Chelsea27,653 match won
Europe3rd May 2005Liverpool10Chelsea42,529 match lost
League7th May 2005Chelsea10Charlton Athletic42,065 match won
League10th May 2005Manchester United13Chelsea67,832 match won
League15th May 2005Newcastle United11Chelsea52,326 match drawn booked
Europe13th Sep 2005Chelsea10Anderlecht29,575 match won
League17th Sep 2005Charlton Athletic02Chelsea27,111 match won booked
League24th Sep 2005Chelsea21Aston Villa42,146 match won Sub on 57 mins
Europe28th Sep 2005Liverpool00Chelsea42,743 match drawn
League2nd Oct 2005Liverpool14Chelsea44,235 match won
League15th Oct 2005Chelsea51Bolton Wanderers41,775 match won
Europe19th Oct 2005Chelsea40Real Betis36,457 match won scored 1 goal
League29th Oct 2005Chelsea42Blackburn Rovers41,553 match won
Europe1st Nov 2005Real Betis10Chelsea55,000 match lost
League19th Nov 2005Chelsea30Newcastle United42,268 match won
Europe23rd Nov 2005Anderlecht02Chelsea21,070 match won scored 1 goal
League26th Nov 2005Portsmouth02Chelsea20,182 match won
League3rd Dec 2005Chelsea10Middlesbrough41,666 match won
Europe6th Dec 2005Chelsea00Liverpool41,598 match drawn booked
League10th Dec 2005Chelsea10Wigan Athletic42,060 match won booked
League18th Dec 2005Arsenal02Chelsea38,347 match won
League31st Dec 2005Chelsea20Birmingham City40,652 match won
League2nd Jan 2006West Ham United13Chelsea34,758 match won
F.A. Cup7th Jan 2006Chelsea21Huddersfield Town41,650 match won
League15th Jan 2006Sunderland12Chelsea32,420 match won
League22nd Jan 2006Chelsea11Charlton Athletic41,355 match drawn booked sent off
League1st Feb 2006Aston Villa11Chelsea38,562 match drawn
League5th Feb 2006Chelsea20Liverpool42,316 match won
League11th Feb 2006Middlesbrough30Chelsea31,037 match lost booked
F.A. Cup19th Feb 2006Chelsea31Colchester United41,810 match won
Europe22nd Feb 2006Chelsea12Barcelona39,521 match lost
Europe7th Mar 2006Barcelona11Chelsea98,436 match drawn
League19th Mar 2006Fulham10Chelsea22,486 match lost Sub on 46 mins booked
F.A. Cup22nd Mar 2006Chelsea10Newcastle United42,279 match won
League25th Mar 2006Chelsea20Manchester City42,321 match won
League1st Apr 2006Birmingham City00Chelsea26,364 match drawn
League9th Apr 2006Chelsea41West Ham United41,919 match won Sub on 90 mins
League29th Apr 2006Chelsea30Manchester United42,219 match won scored 1 goal
League2nd May 2006Blackburn Rovers10Chelsea20,243 match lost
League7th May 2006Newcastle United10Chelsea52,309 match lost Sub on 81 mins booked
F.A. Community Shield13th Aug 2006Liverpool21Chelsea56,275 match lost
League20th Aug 2006Chelsea30Manchester City41,953 match won
League23rd Aug 2006Middlesbrough21Chelsea29,198 match lost
League27th Aug 2006Blackburn Rovers02Chelsea19,398 match won
League9th Sep 2006Chelsea21Charlton Athletic41,194 match won scored 1 goal booked
Europe12th Sep 2006Chelsea20Werder Bremen32,135 match won
League17th Sep 2006Chelsea10Liverpool41,882 match won
League23rd Sep 2006Fulham02Chelsea24,290 match won booked
Europe27th Sep 2006Levski Sofia13Chelsea27,950 match won
League30th Sep 2006Chelsea11Aston Villa41,951 match drawn
Europe18th Oct 2006Chelsea10Barcelona40,599 match won
League21st Oct 2006Chelsea21Portsmouth41,838 match won
League28th Oct 2006Sheffield United02Chelsea32,321 match won
Europe31st Oct 2006Barcelona22Chelsea98,000 match drawn
League5th Nov 2006Tottenham Hotspur21Chelsea36,070 match lost
League Cup8th Nov 2006Chelsea40Aston Villa41,516 match won
League11th Nov 2006Chelsea40Watford41,936 match won
League18th Nov 2006Chelsea10West Ham United41,916 match won Sub on 46 mins
League26th Nov 2006Manchester United11Chelsea75,948 match drawn scored 1 goal
League29th Nov 2006Bolton Wanderers01Chelsea23,559 match won booked
Europe5th Dec 2006Chelsea20Levski Sofia33,358 match won
League10th Dec 2006Chelsea11Arsenal41,917 match drawn
League13th Dec 2006Chelsea10Newcastle United41,945 match won Sub on 46 mins
League17th Dec 2006Everton23Chelsea33,970 match won booked
League Cup20th Dec 2006Newcastle United01Chelsea37,406 match won
League23rd Dec 2006Wigan Athletic23Chelsea22,077 match won
League26th Dec 2006Chelsea22Reading41,885 match drawn
League30th Dec 2006Chelsea22Fulham41,926 match drawn
League2nd Jan 2007Aston Villa00Chelsea41,006 match drawn booked
F.A. Cup6th Jan 2007Chelsea61Macclesfield Town41,434 match won scored 1 goal
League13th Jan 2007Chelsea40Wigan Athletic40,846 match won
League Cup23rd Jan 2007Chelsea40Wycombe Wanderers41,591 match won
F.A. Cup28th Jan 2007Chelsea30Nottingham Forest41,516 match won
League31st Jan 2007Chelsea30Blackburn Rovers38,000 match won
League3rd Feb 2007Charlton Athletic01Chelsea27,111 match won
Europe21st Feb 2007Porto11Chelsea49,000 match drawn
League Cup25th Feb 2007Arsenal12Chelsea70,073 match won booked
League3rd Mar 2007Portsmouth02Chelsea20,219 match won
Europe6th Mar 2007Chelsea21Porto39,041 match won
F.A. Cup11th Mar 2007Chelsea33Tottenham Hotspur41,517 match drawn booked
League14th Mar 2007Manchester City01Chelsea39,429 match won
League17th Mar 2007Chelsea30Sheffield United41,897 match won
F.A. Cup19th Mar 2007Tottenham Hotspur12Chelsea35,519 match won
League31st Mar 2007Watford01Chelsea19,793 match won booked
Europe4th Apr 2007Chelsea11Valencia38,065 match drawn
League7th Apr 2007Chelsea10Tottenham Hotspur41,864 match won scored 1 goal
Europe10th Apr 2007Valencia12Chelsea53,000 match won
F.A. Cup15th Apr 2007Blackburn Rovers12Chelsea50,559 match won
League18th Apr 2007West Ham United14Chelsea34,966 match won
Europe25th Apr 2007Chelsea10Liverpool39,483 match won
League28th Apr 2007Chelsea22Bolton Wanderers41,105 match drawn Sub on 29 mins
F.A. Community Shield5th Aug 2007Manchester United11Chelsea80,731 match drawn booked
League12th Aug 2007Chelsea32Birmingham City41,590 match won booked
League15th Aug 2007Reading12Chelsea24,031 match won Sub on 31 mins booked
Europe3rd Oct 2007Valencia12Chelsea53,000 match won
League7th Oct 2007Bolton Wanderers01Chelsea20,059 match won booked
League20th Oct 2007Middlesbrough02Chelsea27,699 match won
Europe24th Oct 2007Chelsea20Shalke 0440,910 match won
League27th Oct 2007Chelsea60Manchester City41,832 match won
League3rd Nov 2007Wigan Athletic02Chelsea19,011 match won
Europe6th Nov 2007Shalke 0400Chelsea53,951 match drawn
League11th Nov 2007Chelsea11Everton41,683 match drawn Sub on 29 mins
League Cup19th Dec 2007Chelsea20Liverpool41,366 match won
League23rd Dec 2007Blackburn Rovers01Chelsea23,966 match won booked
League26th Dec 2007Chelsea44Aston Villa41,686 match drawn sent off
League Cup8th Jan 2008Chelsea21Everton41,178 match won
League12th Jan 2008Chelsea20Tottenham Hotspur41,777 match won
League19th Jan 2008Birmingham City01Chelsea26,567 match won
League Cup23rd Jan 2008Everton01Chelsea37,086 match won
F.A. Cup26th Jan 2008Wigan Athletic12Chelsea14,166 match won booked
League30th Jan 2008Chelsea10Reading41,171 match won
League10th Feb 2008Chelsea00Liverpool41,788 match drawn booked
Europe19th Feb 2008Olympiacos00Chelsea29,500 match drawn
League Cup24th Feb 2008Tottenham Hotspur21Chelsea87,660 match lost booked
League1st Mar 2008West Ham United04Chelsea34,969 match won
Europe5th Mar 2008Chelsea30Olympiacos37,721 match won
F.A. Cup8th Mar 2008Barnsley10Chelsea22,410 match lost booked
League12th Mar 2008Chelsea61Derby County39,447 match won
League19th Mar 2008Tottenham Hotspur44Chelsea36,178 match drawn
League23rd Mar 2008Chelsea21Arsenal41,824 match won
League30th Mar 2008Chelsea10Middlesbrough39,993 match won scored 1 goal
Europe2nd Apr 2008Fenerbahce21Chelsea49,000 match lost
Europe8th Apr 2008Chelsea20Fenerbahce38,369 match won booked
League17th Apr 2008Everton01Chelsea37,112 match won booked
Europe22nd Apr 2008Liverpool11Chelsea42,180 match drawn
League26th Apr 2008Chelsea21Manchester United41,828 match won
Europe30th Apr 2008Chelsea32Liverpool38,900 match won
League5th May 2008Newcastle United02Chelsea52,305 match won Sub on 79 mins
Europe21st May 2008Manchester United11Chelsea69,552 match drawn booked
League17th Aug 2008Chelsea40Portsmouth41,468 match won
League24th Aug 2008Wigan Athletic01Chelsea18,139 match won booked
League31st Aug 2008Chelsea11Tottenham Hotspur41,790 match drawn
League13th Sep 2008Manchester City13Chelsea47,331 match won scored 1 goal
Europe16th Sep 2008Chelsea40Bordeaux39,365 match won
League21st Sep 2008Chelsea11Manchester United41,760 match drawn Sub on 12 mins
Europe22nd Oct 2008Chelsea10Roma41,002 match won
League26th Oct 2008Chelsea01Liverpool41,705 match lost
League29th Oct 2008Hull City03Chelsea24,906 match won
League28th Dec 2008Fulham22Chelsea25,462 match drawn Sub on 37 mins
F.A. Cup3rd Jan 2009Chelsea11Southend United41,090 match drawn booked
League11th Jan 2009Manchester United30Chelsea75,455 match lost booked
League17th Jan 2009Chelsea21Stoke City41,788 match won
F.A. Cup24th Jan 2009Chelsea31Ipswich Town41,137 match won Sub on 70 mins
Europe10th Mar 2009Juventus22Chelsea28,500 match drawn Sub on 88 mins
League15th Mar 2009Chelsea10Manchester City41,810 match won
League11th Apr 2009Chelsea43Bolton Wanderers41,096 match won
Europe14th Apr 2009Chelsea44Liverpool38,286 match drawn booked
F.A. Community Shield9th Aug 2009Manchester United22Chelsea85,896 match drawn scored 1 goal
League15th Aug 2009Chelsea21Hull City41,597 match won
League23rd Aug 2009Fulham02Chelsea25,404 match won
League29th Aug 2009Chelsea30Burnley40,906 match won
Europe15th Sep 2009Chelsea10Porto39,436 match won
League20th Sep 2009Chelsea30Tottenham Hotspur41,623 match won
League26th Sep 2009Wigan Athletic31Chelsea18,542 match lost booked
Europe30th Sep 2009Apoel Nicosia01Chelsea20,000 match won
League4th Oct 2009Chelsea20Liverpool41,732 match won
League17th Oct 2009Aston Villa21Chelsea39,047 match lost
League24th Oct 2009Chelsea50Blackburn Rovers40,836 match won Sub on 67 mins
League31st Oct 2009Bolton Wanderers04Chelsea22,680 match won
League8th Nov 2009Chelsea10Manchester United41,836 match won booked
Europe25th Nov 2009Porto01Chelsea35,000 match won
League29th Nov 2009Arsenal03Chelsea60,067 match won
League5th Dec 2009Manchester City21Chelsea47,348 match lost Sub on 63 mins booked
Europe8th Dec 2009Chelsea22Apoel Nicosia40,917 match drawn
League12th Dec 2009Chelsea33Everton41,579 match drawn Sub on 85 mins
League20th Dec 2009West Ham United11Chelsea33,388 match drawn booked
League28th Dec 2009Chelsea21Fulham41,805 match won
League16th Jan 2010Chelsea72Sunderland41,776 match won
League27th Jan 2010Chelsea30Birmingham City41,293 match won
League2nd Feb 2010Hull City11Chelsea24,957 match drawn
League7th Feb 2010Chelsea20Arsenal41,794 match won
League10th Feb 2010Everton21Chelsea36,411 match lost
F.A. Cup13th Feb 2010Chelsea41Cardiff City40,827 match won booked
Europe24th Feb 2010Inter Milan21Chelsea84,638 match lost
League27th Feb 2010Chelsea24Manchester City41,814 match lost Sub on 69 mins
League24th Mar 2010Portsmouth05Chelsea18,753 match won Sub on 37 mins

Non-Competitive First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-Competitive First-Team Goals


Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Ricardo Carvalho made 0 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Non-Competitive First-Team Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt

Non-First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-First-Team Goals


Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Ricardo Carvalho made 0 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Non-First-Team Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt

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Chelsea FC Player Ricardo Carvalho

Games Won: 139
Win Percentage: 66.19%
Total Bookings: 41
Times Sent Off: 2


During his Chelsea first-team career of 210 appearances, Ricardo Carvalho played alongside the following 67 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Alex (32)
Nicolas Anelka (61)
Celestine Babayaro (4)
Michael Ballack (98)
Juliano Belletti (42)
Tal Ben Haim (7)
Fabio Borini (4)
José Bosingwa (22)
Khalid Boulahrouz (17)
Wayne Bridge (57)
Jeffrey Bruma (1)
Petr Cech (157)
Ashley Cole (96)
Carlton Cole (11)
Joe Cole (134)
Hernan Crespo (26)
Carlo Cudicini (32)
Deco (28)
Asier Del Horno (20)
Franco Di Santo (7)
Lassana Diarra (27)
Didier Drogba (157)
Damien Duff (57)
Michael Essien (119)
Paulo Ferreira (99)
Mikael Forssell (2)
William Gallas (56)
Geremi (49)
Anthony Grant (1)
Eiður Guðjohnsen (63)
Henrique Hilário (24)
Sam Hutchinson (1)
Robert Huth (22)
Branislav Ivanović (27)
Jiří Jarošík (10)
Glen Johnson (27)
Gaël Kakuta (1)
Salomon Kalou (100)
Mateja Kežman (25)
Frank Lampard (196)
Claude Makélélé (120)
Florent Malouda (66)
Maniche (8)
Tiago Mendes (35)
John Obi Mikel (85)
Nuno Morais (6)
Adrian Mutu (1)
Filipe Oliveira (1)
Scott Parker (8)
Lenny Pidgeley (2)
Claudio Pizarro (15)
Arjen Robben (70)
Ben Sahar (2)
Andriy Shevchenko (57)
Steve Sidwell (14)
Scott Sinclair (4)
Alexey Smertin (16)
Jimmy Smith (1)
Miroslav Stoch (1)
Daniel Sturridge (10)
John Terry (158)
Ross Turnbull (1)
Patrick van Aanholt (1)
Steven Watt (1)
Michael Woods (2)
Shaun Wright-Phillips (78)
Yuri Zhirkov (11)