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Chelsea FC Profile: José Bosingwa

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Full Name: José Bosingwa da Silva

Born: Tuesday, 24th August 1982 (age: 41)
Place of birth: Mbandaka, Democratic Republic of Congo
Height: 6' 0"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Men's 1st Team Player from 2008 to 2012

Playing Career:

--->Freamunde (L)
Chelsea (May 2008 to Jul 2012) - cost: £16,200,000
Queens Park Rangers

* (L) = On Loan

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Competitive Debut: Sunday, 17th August 2008, Chelsea 4 - 0 Portsmouth

Age on debut: 25 years 11 months 24 days

100th Appearance: Tuesday, 29th November 2011, Chelsea 0 - 2 Liverpool

Last Competitive First-Team Appearance: Saturday, 19th May 2012, Bayern Munich 1 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2008 / 09 344010048
2009 / 10 80001 (1)9 (1)
2010 / 11 20 (7)204026 (7)
2011 / 12 27 (3)4111 (4)043 (7)
Total89 (10)10125 (4)1 (1)126 (15)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2008 / 09 200002
2011 / 12 100001

* 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. José Bosingwa made 126 appearances for Chelsea, of which 15 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League17th Aug 2008Chelsea40Portsmouth41,468 match won Sub on 83 mins
League24th Aug 2008Wigan Athletic01Chelsea18,139 match won
League31st Aug 2008Chelsea11Tottenham Hotspur41,790 match drawn booked
League13th Sep 2008Manchester City13Chelsea47,331 match won
Europe16th Sep 2008Chelsea40Bordeaux39,365 match won
League21st Sep 2008Chelsea11Manchester United41,760 match drawn
League27th Sep 2008Stoke City02Chelsea27,500 match won scored 1 goal
Europe1st Oct 2008CFR Cluj00Chelsea22,000 match drawn
League5th Oct 2008Chelsea20Aston Villa41,593 match won
League18th Oct 2008Middlesbrough05Chelsea29,221 match won
Europe22nd Oct 2008Chelsea10Roma41,002 match won
League26th Oct 2008Chelsea01Liverpool41,705 match lost Sub on 84 mins
League29th Oct 2008Hull City03Chelsea24,906 match won Sub on 86 mins
League1st Nov 2008Chelsea50Sunderland41,693 match won
Europe4th Nov 2008Roma31Chelsea38,425 match lost Sub on 63 mins
League9th Nov 2008Blackburn Rovers02Chelsea20,670 match won
League15th Nov 2008West Bromwich Albion03Chelsea26,322 match won scored 1 goal booked
League22nd Nov 2008Chelsea00Newcastle United41,660 match drawn
Europe26th Nov 2008Bordeaux11Chelsea34,307 match drawn
League30th Nov 2008Chelsea12Arsenal41,760 match lost
League6th Dec 2008Bolton Wanderers02Chelsea22,023 match won Sub on 89 mins
Europe9th Dec 2008Chelsea21CFR Cluj41,060 match won
League14th Dec 2008Chelsea11West Ham United41,675 match drawn
League22nd Dec 2008Everton00Chelsea35,655 match drawn
League26th Dec 2008Chelsea20West Bromwich Albion41,437 match won Sub on 46 mins
League28th Dec 2008Fulham22Chelsea25,462 match drawn booked
League11th Jan 2009Manchester United30Chelsea75,455 match lost Sub on 64 mins booked
F.A. Cup14th Jan 2009Southend United14Chelsea11,314 match won
League17th Jan 2009Chelsea21Stoke City41,788 match won Sub on 78 mins
F.A. Cup24th Jan 2009Chelsea31Ipswich Town41,137 match won
League28th Jan 2009Chelsea20Middlesbrough40,280 match won
League1st Feb 2009Liverpool20Chelsea44,174 match lost
League7th Feb 2009Chelsea00Hull City41,802 match drawn
League21st Feb 2009Aston Villa01Chelsea42,585 match won booked
Europe25th Feb 2009Chelsea10Juventus38,079 match won
League3rd Mar 2009Portsmouth01Chelsea20,326 match won
F.A. Cup7th Mar 2009Coventry City02Chelsea31,407 match won
Europe10th Mar 2009Juventus22Chelsea28,500 match drawn
League15th Mar 2009Chelsea10Manchester City41,810 match won
League21st Mar 2009Tottenham Hotspur10Chelsea36,034 match lost
League25th Apr 2009West Ham United01Chelsea34,749 match won Sub on 58 mins
Europe28th Apr 2009Barcelona00Chelsea95,000 match drawn
League2nd May 2009Chelsea31Fulham41,801 match won
Europe6th May 2009Chelsea11Barcelona37,857 match drawn
League10th May 2009Arsenal14Chelsea60,075 match won Sub on 77 mins
League17th May 2009Chelsea20Blackburn Rovers40,804 match won booked
League24th May 2009Sunderland23Chelsea42,468 match won
F.A. Cup30th May 2009Everton12Chelsea89,391 match won
F.A. Community Shield9th Aug 2009Manchester United22Chelsea85,896 match drawn Sub on 46 mins
League15th Aug 2009Chelsea21Hull City41,597 match won
League18th Aug 2009Sunderland13Chelsea41,179 match won
League23rd Aug 2009Fulham02Chelsea25,404 match won Sub on 86 mins
League29th Aug 2009Chelsea30Burnley40,906 match won Sub on 66 mins
League12th Sep 2009Stoke City12Chelsea27,440 match won
League20th Sep 2009Chelsea30Tottenham Hotspur41,623 match won
League26th Sep 2009Wigan Athletic31Chelsea18,542 match lost Sub on 68 mins
League17th Oct 2009Aston Villa21Chelsea39,047 match lost Sub on 69 mins
League16th Oct 2010Aston Villa00Chelsea40,122 match drawn Sub on 76 mins
League23rd Oct 2010Chelsea20Wolverhampton Wanderers41,752 match won Sub on 78 mins
League7th Nov 2010Liverpool20Chelsea44,238 match lost Sub on 70 mins
League10th Nov 2010Chelsea10Fulham41,593 match won Sub on 89 mins
League14th Nov 2010Chelsea03Sunderland41,072 match lost
League20th Nov 2010Birmingham City10Chelsea24,357 match lost Sub on 65 mins
League28th Nov 2010Newcastle United11Chelsea46,469 match drawn
League4th Dec 2010Chelsea11Everton41,642 match drawn Sub on 65 mins
Europe8th Dec 2010Marseille10Chelsea57,650 match lost Sub on 79 mins
League27th Dec 2010Arsenal31Chelsea60,112 match lost Sub on 61 mins
League29th Dec 2010Chelsea10Bolton Wanderers40,982 match won Sub on 90 mins
League2nd Jan 2011Chelsea33Aston Villa41,222 match drawn Sub on 57 mins
League5th Jan 2011Wolverhampton Wanderers10Chelsea26,432 match lost
F.A. Cup9th Jan 2011Chelsea70Ipswich Town41,654 match won
League15th Jan 2011Chelsea20Blackburn Rovers40,846 match won
League24th Jan 2011Bolton Wanderers04Chelsea22,837 match won
F.A. Cup29th Jan 2011Everton11Chelsea28,376 match drawn
League1st Feb 2011Sunderland24Chelsea37,855 match won Sub on 90 mins
League6th Feb 2011Chelsea01Liverpool41,829 match lost Sub on 73 mins
Europe22nd Feb 2011F.C. Copenhagen02Chelsea36,713 match won
League1st Mar 2011Chelsea21Manchester United41,825 match won Sub on 81 mins
League7th Mar 2011Blackpool13Chelsea15,584 match won
Europe16th Mar 2011Chelsea00F.C. Copenhagen36,454 match drawn
League2nd Apr 2011Stoke City11Chelsea27,508 match drawn Sub on 80 mins booked
Europe6th Apr 2011Chelsea01Manchester United37,915 match lost Sub on 79 mins
League16th Apr 2011West Bromwich Albion13Chelsea25,163 match won Sub on 63 mins
League14th Aug 2011Stoke City00Chelsea27,421 match drawn
League20th Aug 2011Chelsea21West Bromwich Albion41,091 match won
League27th Aug 2011Chelsea31Norwich City41,765 match won scored 1 goal booked
League10th Sep 2011Sunderland12Chelsea36,699 match won booked
Europe13th Sep 2011Chelsea20Bayer Leverkusen33,820 match won
League18th Sep 2011Manchester United31Chelsea75,455 match lost
League24th Sep 2011Chelsea41Swansea City41,800 match won
Europe28th Sep 2011Valencia11Chelsea33,791 match drawn
League2nd Oct 2011Bolton Wanderers15Chelsea24,657 match won Sub on 54 mins
League15th Oct 2011Chelsea31Everton41,789 match won
Europe19th Oct 2011Chelsea50Genk38,518 match won Sub on 78 mins
League23rd Oct 2011Queens Park Rangers10Chelsea18,050 match lost sent off
League29th Oct 2011Chelsea35Arsenal41,801 match lost
Europe1st Nov 2011Genk11Chelsea22,584 match drawn
Europe23rd Nov 2011Bayer Leverkusen21Chelsea29,285 match lost
League26th Nov 2011Chelsea30Wolverhampton Wanderers41,648 match won Sub on 77 mins
League Cup29th Nov 2011Chelsea02Liverpool40,511 match lost
League12th Dec 2011Chelsea21Manchester City41,730 match won
League17th Dec 2011Wigan Athletic11Chelsea18,320 match drawn
League22nd Dec 2011Tottenham Hotspur11Chelsea36,141 match drawn
League26th Dec 2011Chelsea11Fulham41,548 match drawn Sub on 81 mins booked
League31st Dec 2011Chelsea13Aston Villa41,332 match lost Sub on 75 mins
League2nd Jan 2012Wolverhampton Wanderers12Chelsea27,289 match won
F.A. Cup8th Jan 2012Chelsea40Portsmouth41,529 match won
League14th Jan 2012Chelsea10Sunderland41,696 match won
League21st Jan 2012Norwich City00Chelsea26,792 match drawn
League31st Jan 2012Swansea City11Chelsea20,526 match drawn
League5th Feb 2012Chelsea33Manchester United41,668 match drawn
League11th Feb 2012Everton20Chelsea33,924 match lost booked
Europe21st Feb 2012Napoli31Chelsea60,000 match lost Sub on 12 mins
Europe14th Mar 2012Chelsea41Napoli37,784 match won Sub on 98 mins
F.A. Cup18th Mar 2012Chelsea52Leicester City38,276 match won
League21st Mar 2012Manchester City21Chelsea46,324 match lost Sub on 20 mins
League24th Mar 2012Chelsea00Tottenham Hotspur41,830 match drawn Sub on 60 mins
Europe27th Mar 2012Benfica01Chelsea65,000 match won Sub on 80 mins
F.A. Cup15th Apr 2012Tottenham Hotspur15Chelsea85,731 match won
Europe18th Apr 2012Chelsea10Barcelona38,039 match won Sub on 88 mins
League21st Apr 2012Arsenal00Chelsea60,111 match drawn booked
Europe24th Apr 2012Barcelona22Chelsea95,845 match drawn Sub on 12 mins
League29th Apr 2012Chelsea61Queens Park Rangers41,675 match won Sub on 82 mins
League2nd May 2012Chelsea02Newcastle United41,559 match lost
F.A. Cup5th May 2012Liverpool12Chelsea89,102 match won
Europe19th May 2012Bayern Munich11Chelsea69,901 match drawn

Non-Competitive First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-Competitive First-Team Goals


Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. José Bosingwa made 0 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Non-Competitive First-Team Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt

Non-First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-First-Team Goals


Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. José Bosingwa made 0 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Non-First-Team Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt

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Chelsea FC Player José Bosingwa

Games Won: 67
Win Percentage: 53.17%
Total Bookings: 12
Times Sent Off: 1


During his Chelsea first-team career of 126 appearances, José Bosingwa played alongside the following 48 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Alex (41)
Nicolas Anelka (89)
Michael Ballack (44)
Juliano Belletti (32)
Yossi Benayoun (2)
Ryan Bertrand (7)
Fabio Borini (1)
Wayne Bridge (10)
Jeffrey Bruma (3)
Gary Cahill (10)
Ricardo Carvalho (22)
Petr Cech (120)
Ashley Cole (111)
Joe Cole (20)
Carlo Cudicini (2)
Deco (34)
Franco Di Santo (10)
Didier Drogba (89)
Michael Essien (55)
Paulo Ferreira (26)
Henrique Hilário (4)
Sam Hutchinson (2)
Branislav Ivanović (72)
Gaël Kakuta (5)
Salomon Kalou (76)
Frank Lampard (108)
David Luiz (31)
Romelu Lukaku (8)
Florent Malouda (104)
Michael Mancienne (4)
Juan Mata (40)
Josh McEachran (11)
Raul Meireles (32)
John Obi Mikel (90)
Mineiro (1)
Ricardo Quaresma (4)
Ramires (55)
Oriol Romeu (17)
Andriy Shevchenko (1)
Scott Sinclair (2)
Miroslav Stoch (4)
Daniel Sturridge (38)
John Terry (108)
Fernando Torres (42)
Ross Turnbull (1)
Patrick van Aanholt (2)
Shaun Wright-Phillips (1)
Yuri Zhirkov (10)