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Stamford is very proud to have been invited to be part of the Chelsea Supporters Trust hosted Chelsea Heritage Partnership. We are a collection of like-minded and dedicated people, piecing together and publishing information concerning Chelsea FC's long and storied history since their inception in 1905.

Please follow the link to The Heritage Partnership for more information on who we are and what we are doing.

The Database

There are currently profiles for 779 different players and 41 different managers to have played and/or managed a Competitive match for Chelsea Football Club

There are currently details of 6363 first-team matches in the database, of which there are:
4336 league matches
--->2360 Football League Division 1 matches
--->786 Football League Division 2 matches
--->1190 FA Premier League matches
422 FA Cup matches
297 European matches
217 League Cup matches
48 other competitive matches
1043 non-competitive matches

There are also details of 8810 reserve & youth matches recorded. Please be aware this part of the database is very much a work in progress and as such there is lots of missing information.

The Roman Era

During the period Roman Abromovich owned Chelsea FC, there were 1213 first-team matches, of which there were:
722 Premier League matches
97 FA Cup matches
203 European matches
71 League Cup matches
13 other competitive matches
107 non-competitive matches

The Boehly/Clearlake Capital Era

During the Boehly/Clearlake Capital era there have been 56 matches, of which there have been:
38 Premier League matches
1 FA Cup matches
10 European matches
1 League Cup matches
0 other competitive matches
6 non-competitive matches

As far as I am aware, details for every competitive match are logged in the database, including line-ups, scorers, attendance, venue, substitution, bookings, sendings off etc. There are quite a number of non-competitive matches still to enter details for.

Please note, that for the purposes of the whole site, 'competitive' fixtures are: League, FA Cup, League cup (in all it's forms), European trophies (including Super Cup), Full Members cup (in all it's forms), Charity / Community Shield & FIFA World Club Cup games.

Latest First-Team Result

LeagueSun, 28th May 2023Chelsea11Newcastle United

Next First-Team Game

FriendlyWed, 19th Jul 2023 at 19:30Wrexham v Chelsea

On This Day

Happy birthday to the following:

Carlo Ancelotti is 64 years old today.
Duncan McKenzie is 73 years old today.
Tommy Baldwin is 78 years old today.

Died on this day:

Johnny Jackson passed away on this day in 1965.

First-Team Matches played on this date in:

YearCompHome  AwayAtt
1967FriendlyBermuda Olympic XI24ChelseaUnknown match won
2020FriendlyChelsea10ReadingUnknown match won