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Chelsea FC Profile: Claude Makélélé

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Full Name: Claude Makélélé Sinda

Nickname(s): Tripod

Born: Sunday, 18th February 1973 (age: 50)
Place of birth: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Height: 5' 7"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 2003 to 2008

Playing Career:

Celta Vigo
Real Madrid
Chelsea (Sep 2003 to Jul 2008) - cost: £16,000,000
Paris Saint Germain

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 13th September 2003, Chelsea 4 - 2 Tottenham Hotspur (Sub)

Age on debut: 30 years 6 months 26 days

100th Appearance: Wednesday, 24th August 2005, Chelsea 4 - 0 West Bromwich Albion

200th Appearance: Saturday, 26th January 2008, Wigan Athletic 1 - 2 Chelsea

Last Appearance: Wednesday, 21st May 2008, Manchester United 1 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2003 / 04 30 (4)32 (1)11046 (5)
2004 / 05 360410050
2005 / 06 31 (2)306141 (2)
2006 / 07 29 (3)269 (1)046 (4)
2007 / 08 18 (3)12 (1)13 (1)034 (5)
Total144 (12)914 (2)49 (2)1217 (16)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2004 / 05 100001
2006 / 07 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. Claude Makélélé made 217 appearances for Chelsea, of which 16 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League13th Sep 2003Chelsea42Tottenham Hotspur41,165 match won Sub on 65 mins
Europe16th Sep 2003Sparta Prague01Chelsea18,997 match won
League20th Sep 2003Wolverhampton Wanderers05Chelsea29,208 match won
League27th Sep 2003Chelsea10Aston Villa41,182 match won Sub on 73 mins
Europe1st Oct 2003Chelsea02Besiktas32,957 match lost
League5th Oct 2003Middlesbrough12Chelsea29,170 match won
League14th Oct 2003Birmingham City00Chelsea29,460 match drawn booked
League18th Oct 2003Arsenal21Chelsea38,172 match lost booked
Europe22nd Oct 2003Chelsea21Lazio40,405 match won
League25th Oct 2003Chelsea10Manchester City41,040 match won
League1st Nov 2003Everton01Chelsea40,189 match won
Europe4th Nov 2003Lazio04Chelsea50,000 match won
League9th Nov 2003Chelsea50Newcastle United41,332 match won
League22nd Nov 2003Southampton01Chelsea32,149 match won
Europe26th Nov 2003Chelsea00Sparta Prague40,152 match drawn
League30th Nov 2003Chelsea10Manchester United41,932 match won
League Cup3rd Dec 2003Reading01Chelsea24,107 match won Sub on 46 mins booked
League6th Dec 2003Leeds United11Chelsea36,305 match drawn
Europe9th Dec 2003Besiktas02Chelsea55,350 match won
League13th Dec 2003Chelsea12Bolton Wanderers40,491 match lost
League Cup17th Dec 2003Aston Villa21Chelsea30,414 match lost Sub on 46 mins
League20th Dec 2003Fulham01Chelsea18,244 match won
League26th Dec 2003Charlton Athletic42Chelsea26,768 match lost
League28th Dec 2003Chelsea30Portsmouth41,552 match won
F.A. Cup3rd Jan 2004Watford22Chelsea21,121 match drawn
League7th Jan 2004Chelsea01Liverpool41,420 match lost
League11th Jan 2004Leicester City04Chelsea31,547 match won
F.A. Cup14th Jan 2004Chelsea40Watford38,763 match won
League18th Jan 2004Chelsea00Birmingham City41,073 match drawn
League1st Feb 2004Blackburn Rovers23Chelsea24,867 match won
League11th Feb 2004Portsmouth02Chelsea20,140 match won
F.A. Cup15th Feb 2004Arsenal21Chelsea38,136 match lost booked
League21st Feb 2004Chelsea12Arsenal41,847 match lost
Europe25th Feb 2004VFB Stuttgart01Chelsea50,000 match won booked
League28th Feb 2004Manchester City01Chelsea47,304 match won Sub on 46 mins
Europe9th Mar 2004Chelsea00VFB Stuttgart36,657 match drawn
Europe24th Mar 2004Chelsea11Arsenal40,778 match drawn booked
League27th Mar 2004Chelsea52Wolverhampton Wanderers41,215 match won
League3rd Apr 2004Tottenham Hotspur01Chelsea36,101 match won
Europe6th Apr 2004Arsenal12Chelsea35,456 match won
League10th Apr 2004Chelsea00Middlesbrough40,873 match drawn Sub on 57 mins
Europe20th Apr 2004Monaco31Chelsea15,000 match lost booked
League25th Apr 2004Newcastle United21Chelsea52,016 match lost
League1st May 2004Chelsea40Southampton41,321 match won Sub on 86 mins
League8th May 2004Manchester United11Chelsea67,609 match drawn
League15th May 2004Chelsea10Leeds United41,276 match won
League15th Aug 2004Chelsea10Manchester United41,813 match won
League21st Aug 2004Birmingham City01Chelsea28,559 match won
League24th Aug 2004Crystal Palace02Chelsea24,953 match won
League28th Aug 2004Chelsea21Southampton40,864 match won Sub on 90 mins
League11th Sep 2004Aston Villa00Chelsea36,691 match drawn
Europe14th Sep 2004Paris Saint Germain03Chelsea40,000 match won
League19th Sep 2004Chelsea00Tottenham Hotspur42,246 match drawn
League25th Sep 2004Middlesbrough01Chelsea32,341 match won
Europe29th Sep 2004Chelsea31Porto39,237 match won
League3rd Oct 2004Chelsea10Liverpool42,028 match won
League16th Oct 2004Manchester City10Chelsea45,047 match lost
Europe20th Oct 2004Chelsea20CSKA Moscow33,945 match won
League30th Oct 2004West Bromwich Albion14Chelsea27,399 match won
Europe2nd Nov 2004CSKA Moscow01Chelsea28,000 match won
League6th Nov 2004Chelsea10Everton41,965 match won
League13th Nov 2004Fulham14Chelsea21,877 match won booked
League20th Nov 2004Chelsea22Bolton Wanderers42,203 match drawn
League27th Nov 2004Charlton Athletic04Chelsea26,355 match won
League Cup30th Nov 2004Fulham12Chelsea14,531 match won
League4th Dec 2004Chelsea40Newcastle United42,328 match won
League12th Dec 2004Arsenal22Chelsea38,153 match drawn
League18th Dec 2004Chelsea40Norwich City42,071 match won
League26th Dec 2004Chelsea10Aston Villa41,950 match won
League28th Dec 2004Portsmouth02Chelsea20,210 match won
League1st Jan 2005Liverpool01Chelsea43,886 match won
League4th Jan 2005Chelsea20Middlesbrough40,982 match won
League Cup12th Jan 2005Chelsea00Manchester United41,492 match drawn
League15th Jan 2005Tottenham Hotspur02Chelsea36,105 match won booked
League22nd Jan 2005Chelsea30Portsmouth42,267 match won
League Cup26th Jan 2005Manchester United12Chelsea67,000 match won booked
League2nd Feb 2005Blackburn Rovers01Chelsea23,414 match won
League6th Feb 2005Chelsea00Manchester City42,093 match drawn booked
League12th Feb 2005Everton01Chelsea40,270 match won
Europe23rd Feb 2005Barcelona21Chelsea89,000 match lost
League Cup27th Feb 2005Liverpool23Chelsea78,000 match won
League5th Mar 2005Norwich City13Chelsea24,506 match won booked
Europe8th Mar 2005Chelsea42Barcelona41,515 match won
League15th Mar 2005Chelsea10West Bromwich Albion41,713 match won
League19th Mar 2005Chelsea41Crystal Palace41,667 match won
League2nd Apr 2005Southampton13Chelsea31,949 match won
Europe6th Apr 2005Chelsea42Bayern Munich40,253 match won booked
Europe12th Apr 2005Bayern Munich32Chelsea59,000 match lost
League20th Apr 2005Chelsea00Arsenal41,621 match drawn
League23rd Apr 2005Chelsea31Fulham42,081 match won
Europe27th Apr 2005Chelsea00Liverpool40,497 match drawn
League30th Apr 2005Bolton Wanderers02Chelsea27,653 match won Sub on 89 mins booked
Europe3rd May 2005Liverpool10Chelsea42,529 match lost
League7th May 2005Chelsea10Charlton Athletic42,065 match won scored 1 goal
League10th May 2005Manchester United13Chelsea67,832 match won booked
League15th May 2005Newcastle United11Chelsea52,326 match drawn
F.A. Community Shield7th Aug 2005Arsenal12Chelsea58,014 match won booked
League14th Aug 2005Wigan Athletic01Chelsea23,575 match won
League21st Aug 2005Chelsea10Arsenal42,136 match won booked
League24th Aug 2005Chelsea40West Bromwich Albion41,201 match won
League27th Aug 2005Tottenham Hotspur02Chelsea36,077 match won
Europe13th Sep 2005Chelsea10Anderlecht29,575 match won
League17th Sep 2005Charlton Athletic02Chelsea27,111 match won booked
League24th Sep 2005Chelsea21Aston Villa42,146 match won
Europe28th Sep 2005Liverpool00Chelsea42,743 match drawn booked
League2nd Oct 2005Liverpool14Chelsea44,235 match won
League15th Oct 2005Chelsea51Bolton Wanderers41,775 match won
Europe19th Oct 2005Chelsea40Real Betis36,457 match won Sub on 76 mins
League23rd Oct 2005Everton11Chelsea36,042 match drawn
League29th Oct 2005Chelsea42Blackburn Rovers41,553 match won
Europe1st Nov 2005Real Betis10Chelsea55,000 match lost
League6th Nov 2005Manchester United10Chelsea67,864 match lost booked
League19th Nov 2005Chelsea30Newcastle United42,268 match won Sub on 13 mins
League18th Dec 2005Arsenal02Chelsea38,347 match won booked
League26th Dec 2005Chelsea32Fulham42,313 match won
League28th Dec 2005Manchester City01Chelsea46,587 match won
League31st Dec 2005Chelsea20Birmingham City40,652 match won Sub on 76 mins
League2nd Jan 2006West Ham United13Chelsea34,758 match won
League15th Jan 2006Sunderland12Chelsea32,420 match won
League22nd Jan 2006Chelsea11Charlton Athletic41,355 match drawn Sub on 63 mins
F.A. Cup28th Jan 2006Everton11Chelsea29,742 match drawn
League1st Feb 2006Aston Villa11Chelsea38,562 match drawn
League5th Feb 2006Chelsea20Liverpool42,316 match won Sub on 84 mins
Europe22nd Feb 2006Chelsea12Barcelona39,521 match lost
League25th Feb 2006Chelsea20Portsmouth42,254 match won Sub on 60 mins
League4th Mar 2006West Bromwich Albion12Chelsea26,581 match won
Europe7th Mar 2006Barcelona11Chelsea98,436 match drawn
League11th Mar 2006Chelsea21Tottenham Hotspur42,243 match won
League19th Mar 2006Fulham10Chelsea22,486 match lost booked
F.A. Cup22nd Mar 2006Chelsea10Newcastle United42,279 match won
League25th Mar 2006Chelsea20Manchester City42,321 match won
League1st Apr 2006Birmingham City00Chelsea26,364 match drawn
League9th Apr 2006Chelsea41West Ham United41,919 match won
League15th Apr 2006Bolton Wanderers02Chelsea27,266 match won booked
League17th Apr 2006Chelsea30Everton41,765 match won
F.A. Cup22nd Apr 2006Liverpool21Chelsea64,575 match lost
League29th Apr 2006Chelsea30Manchester United42,219 match won booked
League23rd Aug 2006Middlesbrough21Chelsea29,198 match lost Sub on 84 mins
League27th Aug 2006Blackburn Rovers02Chelsea19,398 match won Sub on 88 mins booked
Europe12th Sep 2006Chelsea20Werder Bremen32,135 match won
League17th Sep 2006Chelsea10Liverpool41,882 match won
League23rd Sep 2006Fulham02Chelsea24,290 match won
League30th Sep 2006Chelsea11Aston Villa41,951 match drawn
Europe18th Oct 2006Chelsea10Barcelona40,599 match won
League21st Oct 2006Chelsea21Portsmouth41,838 match won Sub on 76 mins
League Cup25th Oct 2006Blackburn Rovers02Chelsea14,732 match won
League28th Oct 2006Sheffield United02Chelsea32,321 match won Sub on 83 mins
Europe31st Oct 2006Barcelona22Chelsea98,000 match drawn
League5th Nov 2006Tottenham Hotspur21Chelsea36,070 match lost Sub on 63 minsscored 1 goal booked
League Cup8th Nov 2006Chelsea40Aston Villa41,516 match won Sub on 85 mins
League11th Nov 2006Chelsea40Watford41,936 match won Sub on 76 mins
League18th Nov 2006Chelsea10West Ham United41,916 match won
Europe22nd Nov 2006Werder Bremen10Chelsea36,900 match lost
League26th Nov 2006Manchester United11Chelsea75,948 match drawn booked
League29th Nov 2006Bolton Wanderers01Chelsea23,559 match won
League10th Dec 2006Chelsea11Arsenal41,917 match drawn
League13th Dec 2006Chelsea10Newcastle United41,945 match won Sub on 46 mins booked
League17th Dec 2006Everton23Chelsea33,970 match won
League Cup20th Dec 2006Newcastle United01Chelsea37,406 match won Captain Sub on 46 mins
League23rd Dec 2006Wigan Athletic23Chelsea22,077 match won Sub on 79 mins
League30th Dec 2006Chelsea22Fulham41,926 match drawn Sub on 86 mins
League2nd Jan 2007Aston Villa00Chelsea41,006 match drawn
League Cup10th Jan 2007Wycombe Wanderers11Chelsea9,771 match drawn Captain booked
League13th Jan 2007Chelsea40Wigan Athletic40,846 match won
League Cup23rd Jan 2007Chelsea40Wycombe Wanderers41,591 match won
League31st Jan 2007Chelsea30Blackburn Rovers38,000 match won
League3rd Feb 2007Charlton Athletic01Chelsea27,111 match won Sub on 88 mins
League10th Feb 2007Chelsea30Middlesbrough41,699 match won
Europe21st Feb 2007Porto11Chelsea49,000 match drawn booked
League Cup25th Feb 2007Arsenal12Chelsea70,073 match won Sub on 46 mins
League3rd Mar 2007Portsmouth02Chelsea20,219 match won booked
Europe6th Mar 2007Chelsea21Porto39,041 match won Sub on 46 mins
League14th Mar 2007Manchester City01Chelsea39,429 match won Sub on 89 mins
League17th Mar 2007Chelsea30Sheffield United41,897 match won
League31st Mar 2007Watford01Chelsea19,793 match won Sub on 46 mins
League7th Apr 2007Chelsea10Tottenham Hotspur41,864 match won
Europe10th Apr 2007Valencia12Chelsea53,000 match won Sub on 89 mins
F.A. Cup15th Apr 2007Blackburn Rovers12Chelsea50,559 match won Sub on 81 mins
League22nd Apr 2007Newcastle United00Chelsea52,056 match drawn Sub on 76 mins
Europe25th Apr 2007Chelsea10Liverpool39,483 match won
Europe1st May 2007Liverpool10Chelsea42,554 match lost Sub on 118 mins
League9th May 2007Chelsea00Manchester United41,794 match drawn
F.A. Cup19th May 2007Manchester United01Chelsea89,826 match won booked
League2nd Sep 2007Aston Villa20Chelsea37,714 match lost Sub on 63 mins
Europe18th Sep 2007Chelsea11Rosenborg24,973 match drawn
League23rd Sep 2007Manchester United20Chelsea75,663 match lost
League Cup26th Sep 2007Hull City04Chelsea23,543 match won Sub on 73 mins
League29th Sep 2007Chelsea00Fulham41,837 match drawn
Europe3rd Oct 2007Valencia12Chelsea53,000 match won
League7th Oct 2007Bolton Wanderers01Chelsea20,059 match won
Europe24th Oct 2007Chelsea20Shalke 0440,910 match won
Europe6th Nov 2007Shalke 0400Chelsea53,951 match drawn
Europe28th Nov 2007Rosenborg04Chelsea21,582 match won
League1st Dec 2007Chelsea10West Ham United41,830 match won Sub on 89 mins
Europe11th Dec 2007Chelsea00Valencia41,139 match drawn Sub on 46 mins
League16th Dec 2007Arsenal10Chelsea60,139 match lost Sub on 65 mins
League12th Jan 2008Chelsea20Tottenham Hotspur41,777 match won booked
League19th Jan 2008Birmingham City01Chelsea26,567 match won
League Cup23rd Jan 2008Everton01Chelsea37,086 match won Captain booked
F.A. Cup26th Jan 2008Wigan Athletic12Chelsea14,166 match won Captain
League30th Jan 2008Chelsea10Reading41,171 match won
League2nd Feb 2008Portsmouth11Chelsea20,488 match drawn
League10th Feb 2008Chelsea00Liverpool41,788 match drawn
Europe19th Feb 2008Olympiacos00Chelsea29,500 match drawn Captain booked
League1st Mar 2008West Ham United04Chelsea34,969 match won Sub on 84 mins
Europe5th Mar 2008Chelsea30Olympiacos37,721 match won
League12th Mar 2008Chelsea61Derby County39,447 match won Sub on 73 mins
League19th Mar 2008Tottenham Hotspur44Chelsea36,178 match drawn
League23rd Mar 2008Chelsea21Arsenal41,824 match won Sub on 70 mins
Europe2nd Apr 2008Fenerbahce21Chelsea49,000 match lost
Europe8th Apr 2008Chelsea20Fenerbahce38,369 match won
League17th Apr 2008Everton01Chelsea37,112 match won Sub on 81 mins
Europe22nd Apr 2008Liverpool11Chelsea42,180 match drawn
League26th Apr 2008Chelsea21Manchester United41,828 match won Sub on 87 mins
Europe30th Apr 2008Chelsea32Liverpool38,900 match won
League11th May 2008Chelsea11Bolton Wanderers41,755 match drawn Sub on 46 mins
Europe21st May 2008Manchester United11Chelsea69,552 match drawn Sub on 119 mins booked

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Chelsea FC Player Claude Makélélé

Games Won: 144
Win Percentage: 66.36%
Starts as Captain: 5
Total Bookings: 36
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 217 appearances, Claude Makélélé played alongside the following 62 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Alex (20)
Marco Ambrosio (7)
Nicolas Anelka (17)
Celestine Babayaro (16)
Michael Ballack (54)
Juliano Belletti (20)
Tal Ben Haim (8)
Khalid Boulahrouz (16)
Wayne Bridge (86)
Ricardo Carvalho (120)
Petr Cech (129)
Ashley Cole (61)
Carlton Cole (5)
Joe Cole (165)
Hernan Crespo (59)
Carlo Cudicini (62)
Asier Del Horno (27)
Marcel Desailly (17)
Lassana Diarra (14)
Didier Drogba (134)
Damien Duff (99)
Michael Essien (95)
Paulo Ferreira (103)
Mikael Forssell (2)
William Gallas (112)
Geremi (79)
Anthony Grant (1)
Jesper Grønkjær (36)
Eiður Guðjohnsen (107)
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink (34)
Henrique Hilário (16)
Robert Huth (43)
Jiří Jarošík (16)
Glen Johnson (51)
Salomon Kalou (64)
Mateja Kežman (32)
Frank Lampard (199)
Florent Malouda (25)
Maniche (6)
Mario Melchiot (26)
Tiago Mendes (45)
John Obi Mikel (39)
Nuno Morais (5)
Adrian Mutu (33)
Alexis Nicolas (1)
Filipe Oliveira (1)
Scott Parker (18)
Emmanuel Petit (4)
Lenny Pidgeley (1)
Claudio Pizarro (15)
Arjen Robben (81)
Ben Sahar (3)
Andriy Shevchenko (49)
Steve Sidwell (10)
Scott Sinclair (3)
Alexey Smertin (18)
Mario Stanić (3)
Neil Sullivan (7)
John Terry (187)
Juan Sebastian Veron (9)
Steven Watt (1)
Shaun Wright-Phillips (73)