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Chelsea FC Player Profile: Jim Docherty

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Full Name: James Docherty

Born: Thursday, 8th November 1956 (age: 66)
Place of Birth: Broxburn, Scotland
Height: 5' 10"

Playing Career:

East Stirling
Chelsea (Feb 1979 to Nov 1979) - cost: £50,000
Dundee United
Heart Of Midlothian
St. Johnstone
Partick Thistle
--->Meadowbank Thistle (L)
Dunfermline Athletic

* (L) = On Loan

Chelsea Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 3rd March 1979, Chelsea 0 - 0 Liverpool (Sub)

Age on debut: 22 years 3 months 23 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 17th March 1979, Chelsea 1 - 3 Queens Park Rangers


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1978 / 79 3 (1)00003 (1)
Total3 (1)00003 (1)


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. Jim Docherty made 3 appearances for Chelsea, of which 1 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League3rd Mar 1979Chelsea00Liverpool40,594 match drawn Sub on 80 mins
League14th Mar 1979West Bromwich Albion10Chelsea20,425 match lost
League17th Mar 1979Chelsea13Queens Park Rangers25,871 match lost Sub on 63 mins
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Chelsea FC Player Jim Docherty

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


During his Chelsea career of 3 appearances, Jim Docherty played alongside the following 12 players (number of appearances together in brackets)

Eamonn Bannon (3)
Petar Borota (3)
John Bumstead (1)
Ron Harris (3)
Tommy Langley (3)
Micky Nutton (3)
John Sitton (3)
Garry Stanley (2)
David Stride (3)
Clive Walker (3)
Graham Wilkins (3)
Ray Wilkins (3)