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Chelsea FC Profile: Karen Carney

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Full Name: Karen Julia Carney MBE

Born: Saturday, 1st August 1987 (age: 36)
Place of birth: Solihull, Warwickshire, England
Height: 5' 4"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Women's 1st Team Player from 2015 to 2019

Playing Career:

Birmingham City
Chicago Red Stars
Birmingham City
Chelsea (Dec 2015 to Jul 2019) - cost: unknown

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Competitive Debut: Sunday, 20th March 2016, Doncaster Belles 1 - 4 Chelsea

Age on debut: 28 years 7 months 19 days

Last Competitive First-Team Appearance: Saturday, 11th May 2019, Reading 2 - 3 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2016 / 16 16 (3)412023 (3)
2017 / 17 7 (1)300010 (1)
2017 / 18 8 (1)14 (3)3 (2)016 (6)
2018 / 19 14 (2)348029 (2)
Total45 (7)119 (3)13 (2)078 (12)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2016 / 16 510006
2017 / 17 400004
2017 / 18 301004
2018 / 19 101103

* 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. Karen Carney made 78 appearances for Chelsea, of which 12 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
Women's FA Cup20th Mar 2016Doncaster Belles14Chelsea525 match won scored 1 goal
League24th Mar 2016Doncaster Belles14Chelsea1,165 match won scored 1 goal
Women's FA Cup3rd Apr 2016Chelsea60Aston Villa1,147 match won
Women's FA Cup17th Apr 2016Manchester City12Chelsea2,278 match won
League21st Apr 2016Arsenal02Chelsea1,337 match won
League27th Apr 2016Liverpool12Chelsea855 match won Sub on
League8th May 2016Chelsea63Liverpool2,406 match won scored 1 goal
Women's FA Cup14th May 2016Arsenal10Chelsea32,912 match lost
League19th May 2016Chelsea02Manchester City1,518 match lost Sub on
League25th May 2016Chelsea21Sunderland1,397 match won
League29th Jun 2016Sunderland05Chelsea536 match won Sub on 74 minsscored 2 goals
Women's League Cup2nd Jul 2016London Bees33Chelseaunknown match drawn
League10th Jul 2016Chelsea11Birmingham City1,354 match drawn
League17th Jul 2016Chelsea12Arsenal1,891 match lost Sub on 83 mins
League24th Jul 2016Chelsea40Doncaster Rovers1,803 match won
League28th Aug 2016Birmingham City04Chelsea685 match won scored 1 goal
League1st Sep 2016Chelsea21Notts County852 match won
League11th Sep 2016Reading03Chelsea679 match won
League25th Sep 2016Manchester City20Chelsea4,096 match lost
Europe5th Oct 2016Chelsea03Wolfsburg3,783 match lost
Europe12th Oct 2016Wolfsburg11Chelsea1,945 match drawn
League30th Oct 2016Chelsea32Reading1,484 match won
League6th Nov 2016Notts County13Chelsea1,012 match won
Women's FA Cup19th Mar 2017Chelsea70Doncaster Rovers806 match won
Women's FA Cup26th Mar 2017Chelsea51Sunderland682 match won
Women's FA Cup17th Apr 2017Birmingham City11Chelsea1,425 match drawn Sub off
League30th Apr 2017Chelsea60Yeovil Town1,077 match won
League3rd May 2017Reading04Chelsea797 match won Sub offscored 1 goal
League17th May 2017Chelsea22Arsenal1,009 match drawn
League21st May 2017Sunderland07Chelsea775 match won scored 1 goal
League25th May 2017Manchester City10Chelsea1,069 match lost Sub on
League28th May 2017Chelsea70Liverpool1,654 match won scored 1 goal
League3rd Jun 2017Birmingham City02Chelsea1,171 match won scored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League24th Sep 2017Chelsea60Bristol City1,540 match won
League30th Sep 2017Sunderland06Chelsea789 match won
League7th Oct 2017Chelsea10Liverpool2,116 match won
Europe11th Oct 2017Bayern Munich21Chelsea1,285 match lost Sub on
League29th Oct 2017Chelsea60Yeovil Town1,821 match won scored 2 goals
Women's League Cup1st Nov 2017Brighton And Hove Albion03Chelseaunknown match won Sub on
Women's League Cup4th Nov 2017Bristol City12Chelseaunknown match won scored 1 goal
Europe8th Nov 2017Chelsea30Rosengård1,861 match won
League12th Nov 2017Reading22Chelsea1,012 match drawn scored 1 goal
Europe15th Nov 2017Rosengård01Chelsea1,358 match won Sub on
Women's League Cup2nd Dec 2017Chelsea80Yeovil Townunknown match won Sub on
Women's League Cup17th Dec 2017Chelsea51Liverpoolunknown match won Sub on
League28th Jan 2018Chelsea10Everton1,731 match won
Women's FA Cup4th Feb 2018London Bees010Chelsea486 match won
League10th Feb 2018Birmingham City02Chelsea669 match won Sub on
League21st Feb 2018Yeovil Town02Chelsea454 match won
Women's League Cup19th Aug 2018Chelsea31Brighton And Hove Albion1,095 match won
Women's League Cup26th Aug 2018London Bees16Chelsea374 match won
League9th Sep 2018Chelsea00Manchester City2,501 match drawn Captain
Europe12th Sep 2018Sarajevo05Chelsea2,200 match won Captain
League19th Sep 2018Bristol City00Chelsea459 match drawn Captain
League23rd Sep 2018Everton00Chelsea213 match drawn Captain
Europe26th Sep 2018Chelsea60Sarajevo667 match won Captain
Europe17th Oct 2018Chelsea10Fiorentina 804 match won Captainscored 1 goal
League21st Oct 2018Birmingham City00Chelsea1,177 match drawn Sub on
Europe31st Oct 2018Fiorentina 06Chelsea3,015 match won Captain
League18th Nov 2018Chelsea50Yeovil Town1,484 match won Captain
League2nd Dec 2018Chelsea10Reading1,741 match won Captain
Women's League Cup5th Dec 2018Chelsea70Yeovil Town916 match won
League9th Dec 2018Brighton And Hove Albion04Chelsea743 match won Captain
Women's League Cup12th Dec 2018Tottenham Hotspur05Chelsea358 match won Captainscored 1 goal
League6th Jan 2019Chelsea30Everton3,221 match won Captain
League13th Jan 2019Arsenal12Chelsea3,019 match won Captain
League27th Jan 2019Chelsea23Birmingham City2,053 match lost Captain
Women's FA Cup3rd Feb 2019Everton02Chelseaunknown match won Captain
League10th Feb 2019Manchester City22Chelsea3,078 match drawn Captain
Women's FA Cup17th Feb 2019Chelsea30Arsenal2,232 match won Captain
League13th Mar 2019Liverpool04Chelsea237 match won Captain
Europe21st Mar 2019Chelsea20Paris Saint Germain2,616 match won Captain
Europe27th Mar 2019Paris Saint Germain21Chelsea13,220 match lost Captain
League31st Mar 2019Chelsea11West Ham United2,854 match drawn Sub on
Women's FA Cup14th Apr 2019Manchester City10Chelseaunknown match lost Captain
Europe21st Apr 2019Lyon21Chelsea22,911 match lost
Europe28th Apr 2019Chelsea11Lyon4,670 match drawn Captain
League11th May 2019Reading23Chelsea612 match won scored 1 goal

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Chelsea FC Women Player Karen Carney

Games Won: 54
Win Percentage: 69.23%
Starts as Captain: 22
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During her Chelsea first-team career of 78 appearances, Karen Carney played alongside the following 37 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Eniola Aluko (36)
Jonna Andersson (28)
Anita Asante (6)
Ramona Bachmann (42)
Jade Bailey (24)
Ann-Katrin Berger (8)
Hannah Blundell (60)
Ana Borges (18)
Millie Bright (65)
Jess Carter (15)
Katie Chapman (42)
Deanna Cooper (13)
Erin Cuthbert (44)
Gemma Davison (40)
Crystal Dunn (22)
Lizzie Durack (2)
Beth England (53)
Adelina Engman (16)
Magdalena Eriksson (40)
Niamh Fahey (20)
Gilly Flaherty (40)
Sophie Ingle (24)
So-Yun Ji (67)
Fran Kirby (52)
Fran Kitching (3)
Jenna Legg (1)
Hedvig Lindahl (41)
Maren Mjelde (37)
Claire Rafferty (23)
Laura Rafferty (1)
Ali Riley (10)
Alessia Russo (1)
Drew Spence (64)
Becky Spencer (9)
Miri Taylor (2)
Carly Telford (16)
Maria Thórisdóttir (15)