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Chelsea FC Profile: Stan Crowther

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Full Name: Stanley Crowther

Born: Tuesday, 3rd September 1935
Place of birth: Bilston, England
Height: 6' 1 1/2"
Died: Wednesday, 28th May 2014 (aged 78)
Burial: Cremated - Bushbury Crematorium, Wolverhampton - No known memorial.

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1958 to 1961

Playing Career:

Aston Villa
Manchester United
Chelsea (Dec 1958 to Mar 1961) - cost: £10,000
Brighton And Hove Albion

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 20th December 1958, Chelsea 2 - 3 Manchester United

Age on debut: 23 years 3 months 17 days

Last Appearance: Monday, 24th October 1960, Chelsea 4 - 2 Workington


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1958 / 59 21202025
1959 / 60 30200032
1960 / 61 001001


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. Stan Crowther made 58 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League20th Dec 1958Chelsea23Manchester United48,550 match lost
League25th Dec 1958Blackburn Rovers03Chelsea32,149 match won
League27th Dec 1958Chelsea02Blackburn Rovers46,312 match lost
League3rd Jan 1959Wolverhampton Wanderers12Chelsea36,093 match won
League17th Jan 1959Chelsea22Portsmouth24,356 match drawn
F.A. Cup19th Jan 1959Newcastle United14Chelsea57,038 match won
F.A. Cup24th Jan 1959Chelsea12Aston Villa55,994 match lost
League31st Jan 1959Aston Villa31Chelsea33,360 match lost
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
League28th Mar 1959Leeds United40Chelsea16,676 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
League18th Apr 1959Chelsea31Everton24,366 match won
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
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
League21st Nov 1959Chelsea13Arsenal52,748 match lost
League28th Nov 1959Wolverhampton Wanderers31Chelsea32,894 match lost
League5th Dec 1959Chelsea04Sheffield Wednesday33,177 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
F.A. Cup9th Jan 1960Chelsea51Bradford Park Avenue32,212 match won
League16th Jan 1960Burnley21Chelsea21,916 match lost
League23rd Jan 1960Chelsea13Leeds United18,963 match lost
F.A. Cup30th Jan 1960Chelsea12Aston Villa66,671 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
League19th Mar 1960Chelsea23Blackpool40,262 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 booked
League30th Apr 1960Chelsea15Wolverhampton Wanderers61,567 match lost
League Cup24th Oct 1960Chelsea42Workington5,630 match won

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

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Link to the findagrave profile for Stanley Crowther View CGS profile for Stanley Crowther on Find-A-Grave
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Chelsea FC Player Stan Crowther

Games Won: 24
Win Percentage: 41.38%
Total Bookings: 1
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 58 appearances, Stan Crowther played alongside the following 30 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Les Allen (14)
Sylvan Anderton (42)
Micky Block (5)
Frank Blunstone (47)
Peter Bonetti (7)
Peter Brabrook (53)
Barry Bridges (3)
Johnny Brooks (21)
David Cliss (6)
Peter Corthine (2)
Bobby Evans (1)
Derek Gibbs (10)
Jimmy Greaves (54)
Allan Harris (1)
Mike Harrison (16)
Pat Holton (1)
Cliff Huxford (2)
Charlie Livesey (17)
Reg Matthews (44)
John Mortimore (49)
Tony Nicholas (11)
Bill Robertson (7)
Derek Saunders (3)
Mel Scott (21)
Ken Shellito (6)
John Sillett (32)
Peter Sillett (55)
Bobby Tambling (2)
Ron Tindall (33)
Dick Whittaker (15)