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Chelsea FC Profile: John Sitton

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Full Name: John Edmund Sitton

Born: Wednesday, 21st October 1959 (age: 63)
Place of birth: Hackney, London, England
Height: 6' 0"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1977 to 1980

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Oct 1977 to Feb 1980) - From Chelsea Juniors
Slough Town

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Wednesday, 21st February 1979, Chelsea 1 - 3 Coventry City (Sub)

Age on debut: 19 years 4 months 0 days

Last Appearance: Tuesday, 4th September 1979, Chelsea 1 - 2 Plymouth Argyle


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1978 / 79 12 (1)000012 (1)
1979 / 80 1 (1)01002 (1)
Total13 (2)010014 (2)


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. John Sitton made 14 appearances for Chelsea, of which 2 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League21st Feb 1979Chelsea13Coventry City15,282 match lost Sub on
League24th Feb 1979Bolton Wanderers21Chelsea19,475 match lost
League3rd Mar 1979Chelsea00Liverpool40,594 match drawn
League10th Mar 1979Norwich City20Chelsea19,071 match lost
League14th Mar 1979West Bromwich Albion10Chelsea20,425 match lost
League17th Mar 1979Chelsea13Queens Park Rangers25,871 match lost
League24th Mar 1979Chelsea12Wolverhampton Wanderers20,502 match lost
League28th Mar 1979Nottingham Forest60Chelsea24,514 match lost
League14th Apr 1979Chelsea12Southampton18,243 match lost
League16th Apr 1979Arsenal52Chelsea37,232 match lost
League14th May 1979Chelsea11Arsenal28,386 match drawn
League16th May 1979Manchester United11Chelsea38,119 match drawn
League1st Sep 1979Newcastle United21Chelsea25,230 match lost Sub on
League Cup4th Sep 1979Chelsea12Plymouth Argyle14,112 match lost

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Chelsea FC Player John Sitton

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


During his Chelsea first-team career of 14 appearances, John Sitton played alongside the following 21 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Trevor Aylott (10)
Eamonn Bannon (14)
Peter Bonetti (3)
Petar Borota (11)
Ian Britton (3)
John Bumstead (5)
Gary Chivers (4)
Jim Docherty (3)
Micky Droy (4)
Mike Fillery (3)
Ron Harris (12)
Gary Johnson (1)
Tommy Langley (14)
Micky Nutton (8)
Peter Osgood (3)
John Sparrow (1)
Garry Stanley (9)
David Stride (10)
Clive Walker (11)
Graham Wilkins (12)
Ray Wilkins (10)