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Chelsea FC Profile: Jerry Murphy

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Full Name: Jeremiah Michael Murphy

Born: Wednesday, 23rd September 1959 (age: 63)
Place of birth: Stepney, London, England
Height: 5' 9"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1985 to 1988

Playing Career:

Crystal Palace
Chelsea (Aug 1985 to May 1988) - Free Transfer
Fisher Athletic
Blacktown City
Wollongong City

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 17th August 1985, Sheffield Wednesday 1 - 1 Chelsea

Age on debut: 25 years 10 months 25 days

Last Appearance: Sunday, 6th December 1987, Liverpool 2 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1985 / 86 21130126
1986 / 87 11000011
1987 / 88 200002


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1985 / 86 300003

* 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. Jerry Murphy made 39 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League17th Aug 1985Sheffield Wednesday11Chelsea26,164 match drawn
League20th Aug 1985Chelsea10Coventry City15,679 match won
League24th Aug 1985Chelsea20Birmingham City16,534 match won
League28th Aug 1985Leicester City00Chelsea11,248 match drawn booked
League31st Aug 1985Chelsea30West Bromwich Albion15,376 match won
League4th Sep 1985Tottenham Hotspur41Chelsea23,692 match lost Sub on 55 mins
League7th Sep 1985Luton Town11Chelsea10,720 match drawn
League30th Nov 1985Liverpool11Chelsea38,482 match drawn
Full Members Cup4th Dec 1985Oxford United14Chelsea6,018 match won
League7th Dec 1985Coventry City11Chelsea8,721 match drawn Sub offscored 1 goal
League Cup10th Dec 1985Everton12Chelsea26,376 match won
League21st Dec 1985Birmingham City12Chelsea10,594 match won sent off
League28th Dec 1985Chelsea20Tottenham Hotspur37,115 match won
League18th Jan 1986West Bromwich Albion03Chelsea10,300 match won scored 1 goal booked
League Cup22nd Jan 1986Queens Park Rangers11Chelsea27,000 match drawn
F.A. Cup26th Jan 1986Chelsea12Liverpool33,625 match lost
League Cup29th Jan 1986Chelsea02Queens Park Rangers27,937 match lost
League8th Mar 1986Chelsea10Manchester City17,573 match won
League16th Mar 1986Everton11Chelsea30,145 match drawn scored 1 goal
League19th Mar 1986Chelsea11Queens Park Rangers17,871 match drawn
League5th Apr 1986Chelsea11Ipswich Town13,072 match drawn
League9th Apr 1986Manchester United12Chelsea45,355 match won
League12th Apr 1986Nottingham Forest00Chelsea18,055 match drawn
League15th Apr 1986West Ham United12Chelsea29,361 match won
League26th Apr 1986Aston Villa31Chelsea17,770 match lost
League29th Apr 1986Arsenal20Chelsea24,025 match lost
League23rd Aug 1986Chelsea00Norwich City19,887 match drawn
League25th Aug 1986Oxford United11Chelsea11,238 match drawn
League30th Aug 1986Sheffield Wednesday20Chelsea25,853 match lost
League2nd Sep 1986Chelsea00Coventry City11,839 match drawn
League6th Sep 1986Chelsea13Luton Town13,040 match lost
League13th Sep 1986Tottenham Hotspur13Chelsea28,202 match won
League25th Oct 1986Arsenal31Chelsea32,990 match lost
League14th Dec 1986Liverpool30Chelsea25,856 match lost
League21st Feb 1987Chelsea11Manchester United26,515 match drawn
League28th Feb 1987Nottingham Forest01Chelsea18,317 match won
League9th May 1987Chelsea33Liverpool29,245 match drawn
League28th Nov 1987Chelsea11Wimbledon15,608 match drawn
League6th Dec 1987Liverpool21Chelsea31,211 match lost

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Chelsea FC Player Jerry Murphy

Games Won: 13
Win Percentage: 33.33%
Total Bookings: 2
Times Sent Off: 1


During his Chelsea first-team career of 39 appearances, Jerry Murphy played alongside the following 27 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

John Bumstead (28)
Paul Canoville (7)
Steve Clarke (4)
John Coady (1)
Kerry Dixon (36)
Tony Dorigo (2)
Keith Dublin (13)
Gordon Durie (11)
Roger Freestone (3)
Tony Godden (15)
Gareth Hall (1)
Micky Hazard (8)
Terry Howard (1)
Keith Jones (9)
Colin Lee (13)
Kevin McAllister (10)
Joe McLaughlin (36)
John Millar (6)
Pat Nevin (34)
Eddie Niedzwiecki (21)
Colin Pates (34)
Doug Rougvie (24)
Nigel Spackman (32)
David Speedie (31)
Steve Wicks (4)
Clive Wilson (2)
Darren Wood (27)