Home Chelsea FC Players

Chelsea FC Players

List of Chelsea F.C. players

This is a list of notable players for Chelsea Football Club, whether or not they have a Wikipedia article. It generally includes only those players who made more than 100 appearances for the club, but also those who fell just short of 100 and made a notable contribution, members of the club’s first ever side or were voted Player of the Year

Dates and figures are for the individual’s career with Chelsea only. Figures are for all competitive matches and include substitute appearances.

The list of Chelsea F.C. players

The list of Chelsea F.C. players (As of 12 March 2015)

  • Bold represents current players.
Name Nationality Position Chelsea career Appearances Goals
George Hilsdon  England ST 1906–1912 164 107
Jock Cameron  Scotland HB 1907–1913 194 0
Ben Warren  England HB 1908–1914 101 5
Walter Bettridge  England HB 1909–1922 254 0
Bob Whittingham  England ST 1909–1919 129 80
Vivian Woodward  England FW 1909–1915 116 34
Jim Molyneux  England GK 1910–1923 239 0
Jack Harrow  England DF 1911–1926 333 5
Harold Halse  England CB 1913–1921 111 25
Nils Middelboe  Denmark HB 1913–1921 175 0
Bob McNeil  Scotland FW 1914–1927 307 32
Jack Cock  England ST 1919–1923 111 53
Harry Wilding  England CB 1919–1928 241 22
Tommy Meehan  England HB 1920–1924 133 4
George W. Smith  Scotland FB 1921–1932 370 0
Jackie Crawford  England W 1923–1934 308 27
Harold Miller  England FW 1923–1939 363 44
Andy Wilson  Scotland FW 1923–1931 253 62
Tommy Law  Scotland FB 1925–1939 319 19
Sam Millington  England GK 1926–1932 245 0
Syd Bishop  England HB 1928–1933 109 6
George Mills  England ST 1929–1943 239 123
George Barber  England DF 1930–1939 294 1
Hughie Gallacher  Scotland ST 1930–1934 144 81
Leonard Allum  England DF 1932–1939 102 2
Jimmy Argue  Scotland FW 1933–1947 125 35
Dick Spence  England W 1934–1950 246 65
Harry Burgess  England FW 1935–1945 155 37
Sam Weaver  England HB 1936–1945 125 4
Len Goulden  England FW 1945–1950 111 19
John Harris  Scotland CB 1945–1956 364 14
Ken Armstrong  England
 New Zealand
HB 1946–1957 402 30
Sydney Bathgate  Scotland DF 1946–1953 147 0
Bill Robertson  Scotland GK 1946–1960 215 0
Tommy Walker  Scotland FW 1946–1948 104 24
Bobby Campbell  Scotland W 1947–1954 213 40
Roy Bentley  England ST 1948–1956 367 150
Stan Willemse  England LB 1949–1956 221 2
Eric Parsons  England W 1950–1956 177 42
John McNichol  Scotland FW 1952–1958 202 66
Les Stubbs  England FW 1952–1958 123 35
Frank Blunstone  England W 1953–1964 347 54
Derek Saunders  England HB 1953–1959 223 9
Peter Sillett  England RB 1953–1962 288 34
Ron Tindall  England ST 1953–1961 174 69
John Sillett  England FB 1954–1962 102 1
Peter Brabrook  England FW 1955–1962 271 57
John Mortimore  England MF 1956–1965 279 10
Jimmy Greaves  England ST 1957–1961 169 132
Ken Shellito  England RB 1957–1969 123 2
Barry Bridges  England FW 1958–1966 205 93
Peter Bonetti  England GK 1959–1979 729 0
Bobby Tambling  England FW 1959–1970 370 202
Allan Harris  England LB 1960–1964
1966–1967
102 1
Terry Venables  England MF 1960–1966 237 31
Ron Harris  England DF 1961–1980 795 14
Bert Murray  England FW 1961–1966 183 44
Peter Houseman  England MF 1962–1975 343 39
Eddie McCreadie  Scotland LB 1962–1974 410 5
Marvin Hinton  England CB 1963–1976 344 4
John Boyle  Scotland MF 1964–1973 266 12
George Graham  Scotland FW 1964–1966 102 46
John Hollins  England MF 1964–1975
1983–1984
592 64
Peter Osgood  England ST 1964–1974
1978–1979
380 150
Tommy Baldwin  England MF 1966–1974 239 91
Charlie Cooke  Scotland W 1966–1972
1974–1978
373 30
Alan Hudson  England MF 1968–1974 189 14
Ian Hutchinson  England ST 1968–1976 144 58
David Webb  England CB/RB 1968–1974 299 33
John Dempsey  England CB 1969–1978 207 7
Micky Droy  England CB 1970–1985 313 19
John Phillips  Wales GK 1970–1980 149 0
Ian Britton  Scotland MF 1971–1982 289 34
Chris Garland  England MF 1971–1975 114 31
Steve Kember  England MF 1971–1975 150 15
Gary Stanley  England MF 1971–1979 120 15
Bill Garner  England ST 1972–1978 119 36
Gary Locke  England RB 1972–1982 317 4
Kenny Swain  England MF/ST 1973–1978 132 29
Ray Wilkins  England MF 1973–1979 198 34
David Hay  Scotland MF 1974–1980 120 3
Tommy Langley  England ST 1974–1980 152 43
Steve Wicks  England CB 1974–1979
1986–1988
164 8
Clive Walker  England W 1975–1984 224 65
John Bumstead  England MF 1976–1991 409 44
Mike Fillery  England W 1978–1983 181 41
Petar Borota  Yugoslavia GK 1979–1982 114 0
Gary Chivers  England CB 1979–1983 148 4
Colin Pates  England CB 1979–1988 346 10
Peter Rhoades-Brown  England W 1979–1984 109 5
Chris Hutchings  England LB 1980–1983 101 3
Colin Lee  England ST 1980–1987 223 41
Paul Canoville  England W 1981–1986 103 15
David Speedie  Scotland ST 1982–1987 205 64
Kerry Dixon  England ST 1983–1992 420 193
Joe McLaughlin  Scotland CB 1983–1989 268 7
Pat Nevin  Scotland W 1983–1988 242 45
Eddie Niedzwiecki  Wales GK 1983–1988 175 0
Nigel Spackman  England MF 1983–1987
1992–1996
267 14
Micky Hazard  England MF 1985–1990 103 7
Gordon Durie  Scotland ST 1986–1991 153 63
Steve Clarke  Scotland RB 1987–1998 421 10
Tony Dorigo  England LB 1987–1991 180 12
Graeme Le Saux  England LB 1987–1993
1997–2003
312 16
Kevin Wilson  Northern Ireland FW 1987–1992 191 55
Kevin Hitchcock  England GK 1988–2001 135 0
David Lee  England CB 1988–1998 194 13
Dave Beasant  England GK 1989–1993 157 0
Craig Burley  Scotland MF 1989–1997 137 11
Erland Johnsen  Norway CB 1989–1997 183 1
Ken Monkou  Netherlands CB 1989–1992 119 2
Eddie Newton  England MF 1990–1999 214 10
Frank Sinclair  Jamaica CB 1990–1998 218 13
Andy Townsend  Ireland MF 1990–1993 138 19
Dennis Wise  England MF 1990–2001 445 76
Andy Myers  England LB 1991–1999 106 2
Dmitri Kharine  Russia GK 1992–1999 146 0
John Spencer  Scotland ST 1992–1996 137 43
Michael Duberry  England CB 1993–1999 115 3
Gavin Peacock  England MF 1993–1996 134 27
Mark Hughes  Wales ST 1995–1998 123 39
Jody Morris  England MF 1995–2003 173 9
Dan Petrescu  Romania RB 1995–2000 208 23
Roberto Di Matteo  Italy MF 1996–2002 175 26
Frank Leboeuf  France CB 1996–2001 204 24
Gianfranco Zola  Italy FW 1996–2003 312 80
Gianluca Vialli  Italy ST 1996–1999 68 40
Celestine Babayaro  Nigeria LB 1997–2005 197 8
Ed de Goey  Netherlands GK 1997–2003 179 0
Tore André Flo  Norway ST 1997–2000 163 50
Gustavo Poyet  Uruguay MF 1997–2001 145 49
Marcel Desailly  France CB 1998–2004 222 7
Albert Ferrer  Spain RB 1998–2003 113 1
Carlo Cudicini  Italy GK 1999–2009 214 0
Mario Melchiot  Netherlands RB 1999–2004 165 5
Jesper Grønkjær  Denmark W 2000–2004 116 11
Eiður Guðjohnsen  Iceland ST 2000–2006 263 78
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink  Netherlands ST 2000–2004 177 87
William Gallas  France CB 2001–2006 225 14
Emmanuel Petit  France CB 2001–2004 225 17
Frank Lampard[1]  England MF 2001–2014 648 211
Wayne Bridge  England LB 2003–2009 142 4
Joe Cole  England MF 2003–2010 278 39
Damien Duff  Ireland W 2003–2006 125 19
Claude Makélélé  France MF 2003–2008 217 2
Geremi  Cameroon MF 2003–2007 108 4
Ricardo Carvalho  Portugal CB 2004–2010 210 11
Paulo Ferreira[1]  Portugal RB 2004–2013 214 2
Arjen Robben  Netherlands W 2004–2007 106 19
Michael Essien[1]  Ghana MF 2005–2014 256 25
Shaun Wright-Phillips  England W 2005–2008 127 10
Salomon Kalou[1]  Ivory Coast ST 2006–2012 254 60
Ashley Cole[1]  England LB 2006–2014 338 7
Michael Ballack  Germany MF 2006–2010 167 26
Alex[1]  Brazil DF 2007–2012 133 10
Florent Malouda[1]  France MF 2007–2013 229 45
Nicolas Anelka  France ST 2008–2012 181 59
Jose Bosingwa  Portugal DF 2008-2012 126 3
Fernando Torres  Spain ST 2010–2014 172 45
David Luiz  Brazil CB 2011–2014 143 12
Juan Mata  Spain MF 2011–2014 135 33
Petr Čech  Czech Republic GK 2004–2015 482 0
Branislav Ivanović  Serbia RB 2008– 284 32
Ramires  Brazil MF 2010– 204 28
Oscar  Brazil MF 2012– 126 27
Eden Hazard  Belgium W 2012– 128 35
Didier Drogba  Ivory Coast ST 2004–2012
2014–
354 160
John Obi Mikel[1]  Nigeria MF 2006– 329 5
Gary Cahill  England CB 2012– 142 13
John Terry[1]  England CB 1997– 636 57
Cesar Azpilicueta  Spain LB 2012– 101 1
Diego Costa  Spain FW 2014– 23 19