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Chelsea FC Profile: John Galloway

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Full Name: John Arthur Galloway

Born: Tuesday, 29th October 1918
Place of birth: Grangemouth, Scotland
Height: 5' 10"
Died: Monday, 3rd January 2000 (aged 81)
Place of death: St Hellier, Jersey, Channel Islands
Burial: Cremated - 12 Jan 2000 - Jersey Crematorium, St Hellier, Jersey, Channel Islands.

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1946 to 1949

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Aug 1946 to May 1949) - cost: £4,000 - Retired

* Retired = Retired from playing at the end of Chelsea contract, or for reason stated

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 31st August 1946, Chelsea 4 - 3 Bolton Wanderers

Age on debut: 27 years 10 months 2 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 3rd January 1948, Derby County 5 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1946 / 47 300003
1947 / 48 100001


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. John Galloway made 4 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League31st Aug 1946Chelsea43Bolton Wanderers62,850 match won
League4th Sep 1946Chelsea03Manchester United27,750 match lost
League18th Jan 1947Leeds United21Chelsea37,884 match lost
League3rd Jan 1948Derby County51Chelsea27,929 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

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Chelsea FC Player John Galloway

Games Won: 1
Win Percentage: 25%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 4 appearances, John Galloway played alongside the following 20 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Ken Armstrong (1)
Jimmy Bain (2)
Sidney Bathgate (1)
Bobby Campbell (1)
Len Dolding (1)
Dickie Foss (2)
Len Goulden (3)
John Harris (4)
Benny Jones (1)
Tommy Lawton (3)
Fred Lewis (4)
James Macaulay (1)
Alex Machin (2)
Harry Medhurst (2)
Bill Robertson (2)
Dick Spence (3)
Tommy Walker (2)
Alex White (1)
Reg Williams (2)
Danny Winter (2)