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Chelsea FC Profile: Charles Donaghy

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Full Name: Charles Donaghy

Born: Friday, 1st June 1883
Place of birth: Cambuslang, Scotland
Height: 5' 5 1/2"
Died: Sunday, 25th June 1916 (aged 33)
Place of death: Trenton, New Jersey, USA
Burial: Buried - 29 June 1916, Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery, Trenton, NJ, USA

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1905 to 1907

Playing Career:

--->Port Glasgow Athletic (L)
Chelsea (May 1905 to Mar 1907) - cost: unknown - Released
Burton United
Dundee Hibernian

* (L) = On Loan
* Released = Contract not renewed by Chelsea

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 18th November 1905, Crystal Palace 7 - 1 Chelsea

Age on debut: 22 years 5 months 17 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 20th October 1906, Burton United 2 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1905 / 06 110002
1906 / 07 100001


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1905 / 06 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. Charles Donaghy made 3 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
F.A. Cup18th Nov 1905Crystal Palace71Chelsea3,000 match lost
League17th Mar 1906Chelsea61Clapton Orient15,000 match won scored 1 goal
League20th Oct 1906Burton United21Chelsea4,000 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

Link to the CGS Ancestry profile for Charles Donaghy View CGS profile for Charles Donaghy on Ancestry
Link to the findagrave profile for Charles Donaghy View CGS profile for Charles Donaghy on Find-A-Grave
Link to the CGS Zeemaps location for Charles Donaghy View location on Zeemaps for Charles Donaghy

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Chelsea FC Player Charles Donaghy

Games Won: 1
Win Percentage: 33.33%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 3 appearances, Charles Donaghy played alongside the following 22 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Michael Byrne (2)
James Craigie (1)
Joe Goodwin (1)
Charles Harris (1)
Geordie Henderson (1)
George Hilsdon (1)
George Key (1)
Jack Kirwan (1)
Bob Mackie (1)
Tommy McDermott (1)
Bob McRoberts (2)
Tommy Miller (3)
Martin Moran (2)
Francis O'Hara (1)
Frank Pearson (1)
Jacky Robertson (3)
James Robertson (2)
Walter Toomer (1)
Joseph Walton (1)
Bob Whiting (1)
Jimmy Windridge (1)
Fred Wolfe (1)