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Match Results

Season 1922-1923

Half-Time scores in brackets where known

Chelsea (0) 1 Birmingham (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 26th August 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: JGA Sharpe (Lichfield)
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Stephen Smith, 5 Harry Wilding, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 William Haywood, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Bell 85
   Manager David Calderhead
Birmingham Tremelling, Womack, Jones, Liddell, McClure, Barton, Barrett, Crosbie, Bradford, Whitehouse, Foxall
   Scorer Bradford 38
   Manager Frank Richards

Stoke (0) 1 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Monday, 28th August 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 5
Venue: Victoria Ground
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: AE Caseley
Stoke Brookes, McGrory, Milne, Brittleton, Clarke, Rouse, T Broad, Groves, J Broad, Watkin, Tempest
   Scorer Watkin 78
   Manager Arthur Shallcross
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 William Haywood, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Sharp 5, Sharp 33
   Manager David Calderhead

Birmingham (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 2nd September 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 1
Venue: St Andrews
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: JGA Sharpe (Lichfield)
Birmingham Tremelling, Womack, Jones, Dale, McClure, Liddell, Barrett, Crosbie, Bradford, Whitehouse, Foxall
   Manager Frank Richards
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 William Haywood, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Sharp 75
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (1) 3 Stoke (1) 2

Date: Monday, 4th September 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 1
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: AE Caseley (Wolverhampton)
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 William Haywood, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Wilding 1st, Cock 3rd, Sharp 4th
   Manager David Calderhead
Stoke Scott, McGrory, Howe, Clarke, Poole, Rouse, T Broad, Groves, J Broad, Watkin, Nicholas
   Scorers J Broad 2nd, J Broad 90 (Pen)
   Manager Arthur Shallcross

Chelsea (0) 1 Middlesbrough (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 9th September 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 1
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: J Davies (Rainhill)
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 William Haywood, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer McNeil 68
   Manager David Calderhead
Middlesbrough Williamson, Marshall, Fox, Davidson, Ellerington, Pender, Carr, Birrell, Wilson, Elliott, Urwin
   Scorer Wilson 44
   Manager James Howie

Middlesbrough (1) 2 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 16th September 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Ayresome Park
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: J Davies (Rainhill)
Middlesbrough Williamson, Marshall, Fox, Davidson, Ellerington, Pender, Carr, Birrell, Wilson, Elliott, Urwin
   Scorers Elliott 1, Elliott 75 (Pen)
   Penalty Missed Wilson 35 (Saved)
   Manager James Howie
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Edward Ferguson, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 William Haywood, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Frank Hoddinott, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Sharp 52
   Final Appearances Edward Ferguson
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (3) 4 Oldham Athletic (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 23rd September 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 2
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Joseph E Head (West Bromwich)
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 William Haywood, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Frank Hoddinott, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Haywood 10, Hoddinott 15, McNeil 37, Ford 85
   Manager David Calderhead
Oldham Athletic Matthews, Grundy, Freeman, Marshall, Pilkington, Carrick, Douglas, Wood, Hibbert, Marshall, Watson

Oldham Athletic (0) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 30th September 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Boundary Park
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: Joseph E Head (West Bromwich)
Oldham Athletic Matthews, Grundy, Freeman, Marshall, Pilkington, Taylor, Douglas, Wood, Hibbert, Marshall, Wallace
   Scorers Marshall 75, Hibbert 87
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 William Haywood, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Frank Hoddinott, 10 Albert Thain, 11 Robert McNeil
   Debut Players Albert Thain
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (0) 0 Sheffield United (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 7th October 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: I Baker (Crewe)
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Frank Hoddinott, 10 William Haywood, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead
Sheffield United Gough, Sturgess, King, Pantling, McCourt, Plant, Mercer, Sampy, Rawson, Johnson, Tunstall
   Manager John Nicholson

Sheffield United (0) 0 Chelsea (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 14th October 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Bramall Lane
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: I Baker (Crewe)
Sheffield United Gough, Sturgess, King, Pantling, McCourt, Plant, Mercer, Sampy, Rawson, Johnson, Tunstall
   Penalty Missed McCourt 67 (Saved)
   Manager John Nicholson
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Frank Hoddinott, 10 William Haywood, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Ford 13, Bell 85
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (0) 1 Sunderland (2) 3

Date: Saturday, 21st October 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 6
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 38,000
Referee: WS Brearley (Accrington)
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 James Ashford, 4 Stephen Smith, 5 Harry Wilding, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Frank Hoddinott, 10 William Haywood, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Meehan 60 (Pen)
   Final Appearances Stephen Smith
   Manager David Calderhead
Sunderland Robson, Cresswell, England, Hunter, Parker, Poole, Donaldson, Buchan, Paterson, Hawes, Ellis
   Scorers Buchan 7, Buchan 23, Paterson 55
   Manager Bob Kyle

Sunderland (1) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 28th October 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 6
Venue: Roker Park
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: WS Brearley (Accrington)
Sunderland Robson, Cresswell, England, Hunter, Parker, Poole, Donaldson, Buchan, Paterson, Hawes, Ellis
   Scorer Buchan 24
   Manager Bob Kyle
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Frank Hoddinott, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Sharp 9
   Manager David Calderhead

Preston North End (0) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 4th November 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 9
Venue: Deepdale
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: H Griffiths (New Sawley)
Preston North End Branston, Hamilton, Yates, Williamson, Marshall, Mercer, Quantrill, Woodhouse, Roberts, Ferris, Quinn
   Scorers Ferris 62, Roberts 90
   Manager Vincent Hayes
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Frank Hoddinott, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Final Appearances Frank Hoddinott
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (0) 0 Preston North End (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 11th November 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 11
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: H Griffiths (New Sawley)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead
Preston North End Branston, Hamilton, Yates, Williamson, Marshall, Mercer, Quantrill, Woodhouse, Roberts, Ferris, Quinn
   Scorer Woodhouse 13
   Manager Vincent Hayes

Burnley (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 18th November 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Turf Moor
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: David H Asson (West Bromwich)
Burnley Dawson, Smelt, Taylor, Emerson, Basnett, Watson, Fisher, Kelly, Richardson, Cross, Mosscrop
   Scorer Kelly 53
   Manager John Haworth
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 Wally Bennett, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Albert Thain, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Debut Players Wally Bennett
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (0) 0 Burnley (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 25th November 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: David H Asson (West Bromwich)
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Albert Thain, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead
Burnley Dawson, Smelt, Taylor, Emerson, Basnett, Watson, Fisher, Kelly, Anderson, Cross, Mosscrop
   Scorer Anderson 87
   Manager John Haworth

Chelsea (1) 2 Huddersfield Town (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 2nd December 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: PB Johnson (Sheffield)
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Albert Thain, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Sharp 30, Meehan 77 (Pen)
   Manager David Calderhead
Huddersfield Town Taylor, Barkas, Wadsworth, Steele, T Wilson, Brough, Walter, Mann, C Wilson, Stephenson, Byers
   Scorers Byers 5, C Wilson 75
   Manager Herbert Chapman

Huddersfield Town (3) 3 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 9th December 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Leeds Road
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: PB Johnson (Sheffield)
Huddersfield Town Taylor, Barkas, Wadsworth, Steele, T Wilson, Brough, Walter, Mann, C Wilson, Stephenson, Byers
   Scorers C Wilson 7, C Wilson 20, Mann 30
   Manager Herbert Chapman
Chelsea 1 Benjamin Baker, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 William Haywood, 9 Jack Cock, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (0) 0 Tottenham Hotspur (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 16th December 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 50,000
Referee: J Davies (Rainhill)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Jack Cock, 10 William Haywood, 11 John Lee
   Final Appearances Jack Cock, John Lee
   Manager David Calderhead
Tottenham Hotspur Blake, Clay, Forster, Smith, Walters, Grimsdell, Walden, Seed, Lindsay, Handley, Dimmock
   Manager Peter McWilliam

Tottenham Hotspur (2) 3 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 23rd December 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: White Hart Lane
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: J Davies (Rainhill)
Tottenham Hotspur Blake, Clay, Forster, Smith, Walters, Grimsdell, Walden, Seed, Lindsay, Handley, Dimmock
   Scorers Seed 22, Seed 28, Smith 3rd
   Manager Peter McWilliam
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 William Haywood, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Armstrong 80
   Debut Players James Armstrong
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (1) 2 Nottingham Forest (1) 2

Date: Monday, 25th December 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: C Austin (Kidderminster)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Ford, McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead
Nottingham Forest Hardy, Bulling, Jones, Morgan, F Parker, Burton, Green, Spaven, R Parker, Nelis, Martin
   Scorers Burton, Spaven
   Manager Bob Masters

Nottingham Forest (0) 0 Chelsea (2) 4

Date: Tuesday, 26th December 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: City Ground
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: C Austin
Nottingham Forest Hardy, Bulling, Jones, Morgan, F Parker, Burton, Gibson, Spaven, R Parker, Nelis, Martin
   Manager Bob Masters
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Armstrong 37, Ford 40, Armstrong 50, Sharp 55
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (0) 0 Liverpool (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 30th December 1922
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: H Mason (Birmingham)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead
Liverpool Scott, Longworth, McKinlay, Bamber, Wadsworth, Bromilow, Lacey, Forshaw, Sambrooke, Chambers, Hopkin
   Manager David Ashworth

Liverpool (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 6th January 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Anfield
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: H Mason (Birmingham)
Liverpool Scott, Longworth, McKinlay, McNab, Wadsworth, Bromilow, Lacey, Forshaw, Sambrooke, Chambers, Hopkin
   Scorer Lacey 84
   Manager David Ashworth
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (1) 1 Rotherham County (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 13th January 1923
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 1
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 30,500
Referee: FC Winton (Worthing)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Armstrong 3
   Manager David Calderhead
Rotherham County Sutcliffe, Jackson, Harris, Emmett, Pickin, Bailey, Williams, Cook, Pape, Pearson, Proctor

Chelsea (0) 3 Newcastle United (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 20th January 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 27,000
Referee: JE Telford (Preston)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Ford 65, Armstrong 2nd, Armstrong 3rd
   Manager David Calderhead
Newcastle United Bradley, McCracken, Hampson, Curry, W Low, Mooney, J Low, Aitken, Harris, Woods, Seymour
   Manager Frank Watt

Newcastle United (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 27th January 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: St James' Park
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: JE Telford (Preston)
Newcastle United Mutch, McCracken, Hampson, Curry, W Low, Mooney, J Low, Woods, Harris, Clark, Mitchell
   Manager Frank Watt
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 John Priestley, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (0) 0 Southampton (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 3rd February 1923
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 2
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 67,105
Referee: TG Bryan (Willenhall)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 John Priestley, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead
Southampton Allen, Parker, Titmuss, Shelley, Campbell, Turner, Brown, Dominy, Rawlings, Elkes, Andrews
   Manager James McIntyre

Southampton (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Wednesday, 7th February 1923
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 2 (replay)
Venue: The Dell
Attendance: 15,781
Southampton Allen, Parker, Titmuss, Shelley, Campbell, Turner, Brown, Dominy, Rawlings, Elkes, Andrews
   Scorer Brown 30
   Manager James McIntyre
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Harry Wilding, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead

Everton (1) 3 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 10th February 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Goodison Park
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: E Pinckston (Birmingham)
Everton Harland, Raitt, Downs, Fleetwood, McBain, Grenyer, Chedgzoy, Irvine, Cock, Williams, Troup
   Scorers Cock 41, Williams 55, Chedgzoy 4th
   Manager Thomas H McIntosh
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Harry Wilding, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Sharp 36
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (1) 3 Everton (1) 1

Date: Wednesday, 14th February 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: David H Asson (West Bromwich)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Ford 1, Armstrong 3rd, Sharp 4th
   Debut Players James Frew
   Manager David Calderhead
Everton Harland, Raitt, Downs, Peacock, McBain, Hart, Chedgzoy, Irvine, Cock, Williams, Troup
   Scorer Williams 2nd
   Manager Thomas H McIntosh

Chelsea (0) 0 Arsenal (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 17th February 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 45,000
Referee: George N Watson (Nottingham)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead
Arsenal Robson, Mackie, Kennedy, Milne, Butler, John, Rutherford, Blyth, Turnbull, Baker, Paterson
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Arsenal (0) 3 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 24th February 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: Highbury
Attendance: 40,000
Referee: George N Watson (Nottingham)
Arsenal Robson, Mackie, Kennedy, Milne, Butler, John, Rutherford, Blyth, Turnbull, Baker, Paterson
   Scorers Baker 3, Blyth 2nd, Blyth 85
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Ford 3rd
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (1) 1 Cardiff City (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 3rd March 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 32,000
Referee: GM Pardoe (Kidderminster)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Albert Thain, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Ford 10
   Manager David Calderhead
Cardiff City B Davies, Nelson, Page, H Evans, Smith, Keenor, Grimshaw, Gill, L Davies, Clennell, J Evans
   Scorer Gill 62
   Manager Fred Stewart

Cardiff City (3) 6 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 10th March 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Ninian Park
Attendance: 26,000
Referee: GM Pardoe (Kidderminster)
Cardiff City Farquarson, Nelson, Blair, H Evans, Smith, Keenor, Grimshaw, Gill, L Davies, Clennell, J Evans
   Scorers L Davies 10, J Evans 35, L Davies 36, Gill 55, Gill 65, L Davies 72
   Manager Fred Stewart
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 Harry Wilding, 5 David Cameron, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 William Haywood, 8 Harry Ford, 9 Albert Thain, 10 Buchanan Sharp, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Thain 25
   Final Appearances Buchanan Sharp
   Manager David Calderhead

West Bromwich Albion (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 17th March 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: The Hawthorns
Attendance: 12,242
Referee: Joe O Forshaw (Birkenhead)
West Bromwich Albion Pearson, Smith, Adams, Magee, Bowser, McNeal, Spencer, Carter, Blood, Wilson, Gregory
   Manager Fred Everiss
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Harry Ford, 8 Albert Thain, 9 William Whitton, 10 William Haywood, 11 Robert McNeil
   Debut Players William Whitton
   Manager David Calderhead

Aston Villa (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Friday, 30th March 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Villa Park
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: F Cheetham
Aston Villa Spiers, Smart, Mort, Moss, Ball, Blackburn, Kirton, Roxburgh, Capewell, Walker, Dorrell
   Scorer Walker (Pen)
   Manager George Ramsay
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Frederick Linfoot, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Willie Ferguson, 11 Robert McNeil
   Debut Players Willie Ferguson
   Manager David Calderhead

Manchester City (1) 3 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 31st March 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Hyde Road
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: HV Stott (Tamworth)
Manchester City Goodchild, Cookson, Allen, Sharp, Hamill, Pringle, Morris, Roberts, Johnson, Barnes, Daniels
   Scorers Johnson 33, Barnes 61, Johnson 73
   Manager Ernest Mangnall
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Willie Ferguson, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Albert Thain, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (1) 1 Aston Villa (1) 1

Date: Monday, 2nd April 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: F Cheetham (Ashton-Under-Lyne)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Willie Ferguson, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Albert Thain, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer McNeil 42
   Manager David Calderhead
Aston Villa Spiers, Smart, Mort, Johnstone, Ball, Blackburn, York, Roxburgh, Dickson, Walker, Dorrell
   Scorer Walker 17
   Manager George Ramsay

Chelsea (0) 1 Manchester City (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 7th April 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: HV Stott (Tamworth)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Dr. John Bell, 8 Harry Ford, 9 James Armstrong, 10 Willie Ferguson, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Armstrong 49
   Final Appearances Dr. John Bell
   Manager David Calderhead
Manchester City Goodchild, Cookson, Allen, Sharp, Hamill, Pringle, Morris, Roberts, Johnson, Barnes, Daniels
   Scorer Barnes 43
   Manager Ernest Mangnall

Bolton Wanderers (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 14th April 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Burnden Park
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: E Pinckston (Birmingham)
Bolton Wanderers Pym, Haworth, Finney, Nuttall, Rowley, Newnes, Jones, Jack, John Smith, Joe Smith, Simoson
   Scorer John Smith 42
   Manager Charles Foweraker
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Harry Ford, 8 Harry Wilding, 9 William Whitton, 10 Willie Ferguson, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Whitton 60
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (2) 3 Bolton Wanderers (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 21st April 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: E Pinckston (Birmingham)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Willie Ferguson, 8 Harry Ford, 9 William Whitton, 10 Harry Wilding, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Priestley 1st, Whitton 35, Wilding 67
   Manager David Calderhead
Bolton Wanderers Pym, Haworth, Finney, Rowley, Seddon, Jennings, Butler, Jack, John Smith, Joe Smith, Vizard
   Manager Charles Foweraker

Chelsea (1) 2 West Bromwich Albion (0) 2

Date: Wednesday, 25th April 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Joe O Forshaw (Birkenhead)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Willie Ferguson, 8 Harry Ford, 9 William Whitton, 10 Harry Wilding, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorers Meehan 35 (Pen), Wilding 71
   Manager David Calderhead
West Bromwich Albion Ashmore, Smith, Adams, Magee, Bowser, McNeal, Spencer, Jones, Davies, Morris, Glidden
   Scorers Spencer 58, Jones 65
   Manager Fred Everiss

Blackburn Rovers (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 28th April 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Ewood Park
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: Joseph E Head (West Bromwich)
Blackburn Rovers Sewell, Rollo, Wylie, Healless, Dixon, McKinnell, Crisp, McKay, Hawarth, Malcolm, Byers
   Manager Jack Carr
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Willie Ferguson, 8 Harry Ford, 9 William Whitton, 10 Harry Wilding, 11 Robert McNeil
   Manager David Calderhead

Chelsea (1) 1 Blackburn Rovers (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 5th May 1923
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Joseph E Head (West Bromwich)
Chelsea 1 Colin Hampton, 2 George Smith, 3 Jack Harrow, 4 John Priestley, 5 James Frew, 6 Tommy Meehan, 7 Willie Ferguson, 8 Harry Ford, 9 William Whitton, 10 Harry Wilding, 11 Robert McNeil
   Scorer Ford 8
   Manager David Calderhead
Blackburn Rovers Sewell, Rollo, Wylie, Healless, Dixon, McKinnell, Watson, McIntyre, Hawarth, McKay, Byers
   Scorer McKay 67
   Manager Jack Carr