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Chelsea FC Profile: Robert Carter

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Full Name: Robert Carter

Born: 1911
Place of birth: Bolton, Lancashire, England
Height: 5' 7 1/2"
Died: Sunday, 30th May 1976 (aged 65)

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1929 to 1933

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Jul 1929 to Apr 1933) - cost: unknown
Plymouth Argyle

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Tuesday, 7th April 1931, Leicester City 2 - 1 Chelsea

Age on debut: 20 years 3 months 6 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 27th August 1932, Chelsea 2 - 2 Blackburn Rovers


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1930 / 31 100001
1931 / 32 16000016
1932 / 33 100001


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1931 / 32 100001

* 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. Robert Carter made 18 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League7th Apr 1931Leicester City21Chelsea19,848 match lost
League21st Sep 1931Sheffield Wednesday22Chelsea11,809 match drawn
League10th Oct 1931Grimsby Town12Chelsea16,050 match won
League17th Oct 1931Sunderland21Chelsea17,294 match lost
League24th Oct 1931Chelsea12Blackburn Rovers35,688 match lost scored 1 goal
League31st Oct 1931Portsmouth10Chelsea19,813 match lost
League7th Nov 1931Chelsea21Derby County31,991 match won
League14th Nov 1931Everton72Chelsea32,758 match lost
League21st Nov 1931Chelsea21Arsenal64,427 match won
League28th Nov 1931Sheffield United42Chelsea16,264 match lost
League5th Dec 1931Chelsea32Manchester City27,509 match won
League12th Dec 1931West Bromwich Albion40Chelsea24,186 match lost
League16th Jan 1932Huddersfield Town21Chelsea16,645 match lost
League16th Mar 1932Chelsea00Portsmouth13,050 match drawn
League6th Apr 1932Liverpool21Chelsea37,873 match lost
League9th Apr 1932Chelsea11Sheffield United16,840 match drawn
League14th Apr 1932Chelsea41Newcastle United12,605 match won
League27th Aug 1932Chelsea22Blackburn Rovers32,657 match drawn

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

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Chelsea FC Player Robert Carter

Games Won: 5
Win Percentage: 27.78%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 18 appearances, Robert Carter played alongside the following 26 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

George Barber (12)
Sid Bishop (5)
Alec Cheyne (4)
Wilf Chitty (3)
Jackie Crawford (14)
Alec Donald (4)
Willie Ferguson (9)
Hughie Gallacher (16)
James Hope (1)
Sam Irving (2)
Alex Jackson (14)
William Jackson (1)
Tommy Law (12)
Harold Miller (6)
Sam Millington (17)
George Mills (7)
Peter O'Dowd (6)
Eric Oakton (1)
Leslie Odell (7)
George Pearson (7)
Johnnie Rankin (16)
Willie Russell (7)
George Smith (1)
Jack Townrow (6)
Andy Wilson (1)
Victor Woodley (1)