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Chelsea FC Profile: Arthur Sales

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Full Name: Arthur Alfred Sales

Born: Wednesday, 14th March 1900
Place of birth: Lewes, East Sussex, England
Died: 1977

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1924 to 1928

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Aug 1924 to May 1928) - cost: unknown - Released

* Released = Contract not renewed by Chelsea

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 30th August 1924, Chelsea 1 - 0 Coventry City

Age on debut: 24 years 5 months 16 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 10th December 1927, Leeds United 5 - 0 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1924 / 25 500005
1926 / 27 100001
1927 / 28 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. Arthur Sales made 7 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League30th Aug 1924Chelsea10Coventry City35,000 match won
League1st Sep 1924Leicester City40Chelsea25,000 match lost
League18th Oct 1924Chelsea11Stockport County35,000 match drawn
League4th Apr 1925Bradford City20Chelsea15,000 match lost
League27th Apr 1925Chelsea21Stoke25,000 match won
League20th Nov 1926Chelsea22Swansea Town18,140 match drawn
League10th Dec 1927Leeds United50Chelsea22,059 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

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Chelsea FC Player Arthur Sales

Games Won: 2
Win Percentage: 28.57%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 7 appearances, Arthur Sales played alongside the following 26 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

James Ashford (1)
Benjamin Howard Baker (5)
Willie Brown (5)
David Cameron (1)
Jackie Crawford (4)
Bernard Duffy (1)
Willie Ferguson (3)
Jack Harrow (5)
Richard Jenkins (3)
Tommy Law (2)
Peter McKenna (1)
Bobby McNeil (4)
Harold Miller (3)
Sam Millington (1)
Leslie Odell (1)
George Pearson (2)
Seth Plum (3)
John Priestley (4)
George Rodgers (2)
George Smith (5)
Albert Thain (3)
Jimmy Thompson (1)
Jack Townrow (1)
Bob Turnbull (2)
Harry Wilding (3)
Andy Wilson (4)