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Chelsea FC Profile: Geoff Butler

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Full Name: Geoffrey Butler

Born: Thursday, 26th September 1946 (age: 76)
Place of birth: Middlesbrough, England
Height: 5' 9"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1967 to 1968

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Sep 1967 to Jan 1968) - cost: £57,000
Norwich City
--->Baltimore Comets (L)
Peterborough United

* (L) = On Loan

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 23rd September 1967, Nottingham Forest 3 - 0 Chelsea

Age on debut: 20 years 11 months 28 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 23rd December 1967, Fulham 2 - 2 Chelsea (Substitute)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1967 / 68 9 (1)00009 (1)
Total9 (1)00009 (1)


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. Geoff Butler made 9 appearances for Chelsea, of which 1 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League23rd Sep 1967Nottingham Forest30Chelsea34,871 match lost
League30th Sep 1967Chelsea11Coventry City29,800 match drawn
League7th Oct 1967Leeds United70Chelsea40,460 match lost
League14th Oct 1967Chelsea11Everton34,206 match drawn
League25th Oct 1967Leicester City22Chelsea24,171 match drawn
League28th Oct 1967Chelsea13West Ham United40,303 match lost
League2nd Dec 1967Sunderland23Chelsea26,574 match won
League16th Dec 1967Chelsea03West Bromwich Albion27,739 match lost
League23rd Dec 1967Fulham22Chelsea33,492 match drawn Sub on

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Chelsea FC Player Geoff Butler

Games Won: 1
Win Percentage: 11.11%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 9 appearances, Geoff Butler played alongside the following 16 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Tommy Baldwin (8)
Alan Birchenall (3)
Peter Bonetti (9)
John Boyle (8)
Charlie Cooke (9)
Joe Fascione (2)
Ron Harris (9)
Marvin Hinton (6)
John Hollins (7)
Peter Houseman (2)
Joe Kirkup (4)
Eddie McCreadie (9)
Peter Osgood (9)
Bobby Tambling (3)
Jim Thomson (3)
Colin Waldron (2)