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Chelsea FC Profile: Frank Higgs

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Full Name: Frank Jary Higgs

Born: Thursday, 12th September 1907
Place of birth: Willington, England
Height: 6'
Died: 1956
Burial: Cremated - Newcastle

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1928 to 1930

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Oct 1928 to Jun 1930) - cost: unknown
Manchester City
Carlisle United

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 28th September 1929, Chelsea 3 - 0 Tottenham Hotspur

Age on debut: 22 years 0 months 16 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 5th October 1929, West Bromwich Albion 2 - 0 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1929 / 30 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. Frank Higgs made 2 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League28th Sep 1929Chelsea30Tottenham Hotspur46,770 match won
League5th Oct 1929West Bromwich Albion20Chelsea19,317 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

Frank was last seen alive on 29 June 1956 when he went out for a walk. His body was discovered a week or so later in Northumberland Dock. It is not known where his funeral was held or where his final resting place is.

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Chelsea FC Player Frank Higgs

Games Won: 1
Win Percentage: 50%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 2 appearances, Frank Higgs played alongside the following 11 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Sid Bishop (2)
Jackie Crawford (2)
Sidney Elliot (2)
Sam Irving (2)
Tommy Law (2)
Harold Miller (2)
George Pearson (2)
George Rodgers (1)
George Smith (2)
Jack Townrow (1)
Andy Wilson (2)