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Chelsea FC Profile: Graham Roberts

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Full Name: Graham Paul Roberts

Born: Friday, 3rd July 1959 (age: 63)
Place of birth: Southampton, Hampshire, England

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1988 to 1990

Playing Career:

Dorchester Town
Tottenham Hotspur
Chelsea (Aug 1988 to Nov 1990) - cost: unknown
West Bromwich Albion
Yeovil Town
Slough Town

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 27th August 1988, Chelsea 1 - 2 Blackburn Rovers

Age on debut: 29 years 1 months 24 days

Last Appearance: Wednesday, 21st February 1990, Crystal Palace 0 - 2 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1988 / 89 46120352
1989 / 90 24310331


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1988 / 89 15000217
1989 / 90 301015

* 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. Graham Roberts made 83 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League27th Aug 1988Chelsea12Blackburn Rovers8,722 match lost Sub on 75 mins
League30th Aug 1988Crystal Palace11Chelsea17,490 match drawn Captain
League3rd Sep 1988Bournemouth10Chelsea8,763 match lost Captain
League10th Sep 1988Chelsea11Oxford United7,587 match drawn Captain
League17th Sep 1988Barnsley11Chelsea6,942 match drawn Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League20th Sep 1988Chelsea13Manchester City8,858 match lost Captain
League24th Sep 1988Leeds United02Chelsea26,080 match won Captain
League Cup27th Sep 1988Scunthorpe United41Chelsea5,061 match lost Captain
League1st Oct 1988Chelsea21Leicester City7,050 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League4th Oct 1988Chelsea20Walsall6,747 match won Captain
League9th Oct 1988Swindon Town11Chelsea11,347 match drawn Captain
League Cup12th Oct 1988Chelsea22Scunthorpe United5,814 match drawn Captain
League15th Oct 1988Oldham Athletic14Chelsea7,817 match won Captain
League22nd Oct 1988Chelsea50Plymouth Argyle12,658 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League25th Oct 1988Hull City30Chelsea6,953 match lost Captain
League29th Oct 1988Chelsea20Brighton And Hove Albion15,406 match won Captain
League5th Nov 1988Watford12Chelsea17,631 match won Captain
Full Members Cup9th Nov 1988Chelsea62Plymouth Argyle4,767 match won Captainscored 1 goal
League12th Nov 1988Chelsea11Sunderland19,210 match drawn Captain
League19th Nov 1988Bradford City22Chelsea11,442 match drawn Captain
League26th Nov 1988Chelsea20Shrewsbury Town11,595 match won Captain
Full Members Cup30th Nov 1988Bradford City23Chelsea5,341 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League3rd Dec 1988Stoke City03Chelsea12,288 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League10th Dec 1988Chelsea33Portsmouth20,221 match drawn Captain
League16th Dec 1988Birmingham City14Chelsea7,897 match won Captain
League26th Dec 1988Chelsea30Ipswich Town17,621 match won Captain
League31st Dec 1988Chelsea11West Bromwich Albion25,906 match drawn Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen) booked
League2nd Jan 1989Oxford United23Chelsea11,427 match won Captain
F.A. Cup7th Jan 1989Barnsley40Chelsea13,241 match lost Captain
Full Members Cup10th Jan 1989Chelsea14Nottingham Forest8,475 match lost Captain
League14th Jan 1989Chelsea10Crystal Palace24,184 match won Captain Sub on 73 mins booked
League21st Jan 1989Blackburn Rovers11Chelsea11,713 match drawn Captain
League4th Feb 1989Walsall07Chelsea6,860 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League11th Feb 1989Chelsea32Swindon Town17,829 match won Captain
League18th Feb 1989Plymouth Argyle01Chelsea13,180 match won Captain
League25th Feb 1989Chelsea22Oldham Athletic13,261 match drawn Captainscored 2 goals (1 Pen)
League28th Feb 1989Chelsea21Hull City11,407 match won Captain
League11th Mar 1989Chelsea22Watford22,188 match drawn Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League15th Mar 1989Brighton And Hove Albion01Chelsea12,600 match won Captain
League18th Mar 1989Manchester City23Chelsea40,070 match won Captain
League21st Mar 1989Sunderland12Chelsea14,714 match won Captainscored 1 goal
League25th Mar 1989Chelsea20Bournemouth22,467 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League28th Mar 1989Ipswich Town01Chelsea22,950 match won Captain
League1st Apr 1989Chelsea53Barnsley16,023 match won Captain Sub on 46 mins
League4th Apr 1989Chelsea31Birmingham City14,796 match won Captainscored 1 goal
League8th Apr 1989West Bromwich Albion23Chelsea22,858 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League15th Apr 1989Leicester City20Chelsea19,468 match lost Captain
League22nd Apr 1989Chelsea10Leeds United30,332 match won Captain
League29th Apr 1989Shrewsbury Town11Chelsea5,588 match drawn Captain
League1st May 1989Chelsea21Stoke City14,946 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League6th May 1989Chelsea31Bradford City18,003 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League13th May 1989Portsmouth23Chelsea12,051 match won Captain
League19th Aug 1989Wimbledon01Chelsea14,625 match won Captain
League22nd Aug 1989Chelsea11Queens Park Rangers24,354 match drawn Captain
League26th Aug 1989Chelsea40Sheffield Wednesday16,265 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League29th Aug 1989Charlton Athletic30Chelsea17,221 match lost Captain booked
League9th Sep 1989Chelsea22Nottingham Forest21,523 match drawn Captain
League16th Sep 1989Tottenham Hotspur14Chelsea16,260 match won Captain
League Cup19th Sep 1989Chelsea11Scarborough10,349 match drawn Captainscored 1 goal
League23rd Sep 1989Chelsea10Coventry City18,247 match won Captain
League30th Sep 1989Chelsea00Arsenal31,833 match drawn Sub on 16 mins
League21st Oct 1989Derby County01Chelsea17,279 match won Captain booked
League28th Oct 1989Chelsea11Manchester City21,917 match drawn Captain
League4th Nov 1989Chelsea40Millwall24,969 match won Captain
League11th Nov 1989Everton01Chelsea33,737 match won Captain
League18th Nov 1989Chelsea22Southampton23,093 match drawn Captain
League25th Nov 1989Manchester United00Chelsea47,106 match drawn Captain
Full Members Cup28th Nov 1989Bournemouth23Chelsea6,214 match won Captain
League2nd Dec 1989Chelsea25Wimbledon19,976 match lost Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League9th Dec 1989Queens Park Rangers42Chelsea17,935 match lost Captain
League16th Dec 1989Chelsea25Liverpool31,005 match lost Captain
Full Members Cup22nd Dec 1989Chelsea43West Ham United8,418 match won Captainscored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League26th Dec 1989Crystal Palace22Chelsea24,002 match drawn Captain booked
League30th Dec 1989Luton Town03Chelsea10,068 match won Captain
League1st Jan 1990Chelsea03Aston Villa23,990 match lost Captain booked
F.A. Cup6th Jan 1990Chelsea11Crewe Alexandra18,066 match drawn Captain
F.A. Cup10th Jan 1990Crewe Alexandra02Chelsea7,200 match won Captain booked
League14th Jan 1990Sheffield Wednesday11Chelsea18,042 match drawn Captain
F.A. Cup27th Jan 1990Bristol City31Chelsea24,535 match lost Captain
League3rd Feb 1990Coventry City32Chelsea15,243 match lost Captain
League10th Feb 1990Chelsea12Tottenham Hotspur28,130 match lost Captain
League17th Feb 1990Nottingham Forest11Chelsea22,500 match drawn Captainscored 1 goal
Full Members Cup21st Feb 1990Crystal Palace02Chelsea14,839 match won Captain

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Chelsea FC Player Graham Roberts

Games Won: 43
Win Percentage: 51.81%
Starts as Captain: 81
Total Bookings: 7
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 83 appearances, Graham Roberts played alongside the following 24 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Dave Beasant (53)
John Bumstead (54)
Steve Clarke (67)
Alan Dickens (21)
Kerry Dixon (75)
Billy Dodds (3)
Tony Dorigo (71)
Gordon Durie (44)
Roger Freestone (27)
Gareth Hall (28)
Micky Hazard (18)
Kevin Hitchcock (3)
Erland Johnsen (9)
Graeme Le Saux (9)
David Lee (53)
Kevin McAllister (59)
Joe McLaughlin (34)
Dave Mitchell (7)
Ken Monkou (28)
Peter Nicholas (63)
Colin Pates (12)
Clive Wilson (54)
Kevin Wilson (82)
Darren Wood (26)