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Chelsea FC Player Profile: James Frew

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Full Name: James Frew

Born: Tuesday, 4th June 1895
Place of Birth: Auchinleck, Ayrshire, Scotland
Height: 5' 6"
Died: Friday, 25th October 1985

Playing Career:

Nithsdale Wanderers
Nithsdale Wanderers
Chelsea (Jan 1923 to Jun 1927) - cost: unknown
Southend United
Carlisle United

Chelsea Career Summary

Debut: Wednesday, 14th February 1923, Chelsea 3 - 1 Everton

Age on debut: 27 years 8 months 10 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 24th April 1926, Chelsea 0 - 1 Middlesbrough


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1922 / 23 14000014
1923 / 24 800008
1924 / 25 18100019
1925 / 26 200002


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. James Frew made 43 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League14th Feb 1923Chelsea31Everton20,000 match won
League17th Feb 1923Chelsea00Arsenal45,000 match drawn
League24th Feb 1923Arsenal31Chelsea40,000 match lost
League3rd Mar 1923Chelsea11Cardiff City32,000 match drawn
League17th Mar 1923West Bromwich Albion00Chelsea12,242 match drawn
League30th Mar 1923Aston Villa10Chelsea30,000 match lost
League31st Mar 1923Manchester City30Chelsea30,000 match lost
League2nd Apr 1923Chelsea11Aston Villa30,000 match drawn
League7th Apr 1923Chelsea11Manchester City30,000 match drawn
League14th Apr 1923Bolton Wanderers11Chelsea15,000 match drawn
League21st Apr 1923Chelsea30Bolton Wanderers20,000 match won
League25th Apr 1923Chelsea22West Bromwich Albion25,000 match drawn
League28th Apr 1923Blackburn Rovers00Chelsea10,000 match drawn
League5th May 1923Chelsea11Blackburn Rovers12,000 match drawn
League25th Aug 1923Blackburn Rovers30Chelsea15,000 match lost
League20th Oct 1923Chelsea00West Ham United50,000 match drawn
League5th Apr 1924Manchester City10Chelsea20,000 match lost
League12th Apr 1924Newcastle United21Chelsea15,000 match lost
League18th Apr 1924Chelsea21Liverpool35,000 match won
League19th Apr 1924Chelsea10Newcastle United30,000 match won
League26th Apr 1924Chelsea41Sunderland24,000 match won
League30th Apr 1924Chelsea31Manchester City40,000 match won
League8th Sep 1924Chelsea40Leicester City32,000 match won
League13th Sep 1924Chelsea00The Wednesday35,000 match drawn
League20th Sep 1924Clapton Orient00Chelsea35,000 match drawn
League22nd Sep 1924Stoke10Chelsea8,000 match lost
League25th Oct 1924Portsmouth00Chelsea24,000 match drawn
League1st Nov 1924Chelsea10Hull City8,500 match won
League8th Nov 1924Blackpool12Chelsea12,000 match won
League15th Nov 1924Chelsea11Derby County33,000 match drawn
League22nd Nov 1924South Shields11Chelsea27,000 match drawn
League29th Nov 1924Chelsea30Bradford City28,000 match won
League6th Dec 1924Port Vale11Chelsea11,975 match drawn
League13th Dec 1924Chelsea20Middlesbrough22,000 match won
F.A. Cup10th Jan 1925Birmingham20Chelsea32,000 match lost
League24th Jan 1925Chelsea11Clapton Orient35,000 match drawn
League7th Feb 1925Chelsea10Southampton37,000 match won
League14th Feb 1925Fulham12Chelsea30,000 match won
League21st Feb 1925Stockport County40Chelsea12,000 match lost
League28th Feb 1925Chelsea23Portsmouth37,000 match lost
League7th Mar 1925Hull City10Chelsea10,000 match lost
League20th Mar 1926Stockport County00Chelsea7,828 match drawn
League24th Apr 1926Chelsea01Middlesbrough25,552 match lost
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Chelsea FC Player James Frew

Games Won: 13
Win Percentage: 30.23%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea career of 43 appearances, James Frew played alongside the following 30 players (number of appearances together in brackets)

Jimmy Armstrong (12)
Benjamin Howard Baker (18)
Fred Barrett (5)
Dr John Barr Bell (1)
Walter Bennett (1)
Willie Brown (16)
David Cameron (7)
Sid Castle (7)
Jackie Crawford (19)
Willie Ferguson (26)
Harry Ford (15)
Colin Hampton (16)
Jack Harrow (38)
William Haywood (1)
Fred Linfoot (5)
Peter McKenna (9)
Bobby McNeil (41)
Tommy Meehan (15)
Harold Miller (15)
Seth Plum (10)
John Priestley (40)
George Rodgers (1)
Buchanan Sharp (4)
George Smith (43)
George Stone (1)
Albert Thain (5)
Bob Turnbull (7)
William Whitton (20)
Harry Wilding (14)
Andy Wilson (18)