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Match Results

Season 1936-1937

Half-Time scores in brackets where known

Leeds United (0) 2 Chelsea (2) 3

Date: Saturday, 29th August 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 7
Venue: Elland Road
Attendance: 19,379
Referee: WB Bristow
Leeds United McInroy, Sproston, Milburn, Edwards, McDougall, Browne, Duggan, Brown, Kelly, Furness, Cochrane
   Scorers Milburn 3rd, Milburn 4th (Pen)
   Manager Bill Hampson
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorers Spence 26, Spence 38, Mills 85
   Debut Players Sam Weaver
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 3 Grimsby Town (1) 2

Date: Wednesday, 2nd September 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 2
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 25,671
Referee: AW Barton (Repton)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorers Mills 3rd, Weaver 4th, Weaver 85 (Pen)
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Grimsby Town Tweedy, Kelly, Hodgson, Hall, Betmead, Wattam, Dyson, Bestall, Glover, Craven, Lewis
   Scorers Lewis 1st, Glover 2nd
   Manager Frank Womack

Chelsea (1) 1 Birmingham (2) 3

Date: Saturday, 5th September 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 10
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 32,803
Referee: JM Wiltshire (Dorset)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorer Mills 16
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Birmingham Hibbs, Trigg, Steel, Stoker, Fillingham, Sykes, Jennings, Dearson, Small, Harris, Morris
   Scorers Morris 23, Harris 3rd, Dearson 85
   Manager George Liddell

Grimsby Town (2) 3 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Tuesday, 8th September 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Blundell Park
Attendance: 12,667
Referee: AW Barton (Repton)
Grimsby Town Tweedy, Kelly, Hodgson, Hall, Betmead, Wattam, Dyson, Bestall, Glover, Craven, Lewis
   Scorers Lewis 12, Craven 35, Dyson 3rd
   Manager Frank Womack
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 William Barraclough
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Middlesbrough (1) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 12th September 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Ayresome Park
Attendance: 21,278
Referee: HE Hull (Stockport)
Middlesbrough Ferguson, Brown, Stuart, Martin, Baxter, Forest, Birkett, Yorston, Fenton, Higham, Chadwick
   Scorers Birkett 12, Chadwick 51
   Manager Wilf Gillow
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 William Barraclough
   Sent Off Gibson 55
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (1) 2 Liverpool (0) 0

Date: Wednesday, 16th September 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 11
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 18,123
Referee: E Pinckston (Birmingham)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Harold Miller, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 George Gibson, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorers Bambrick, Bambrick
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Liverpool Hobson, Cooper, Blenkinsop, Savage, Bradshaw, McDougall, Nieuwenhuys, Balmer, Howe, Wright, Hanson
   Manager George Kay

Chelsea (1) 3 West Bromwich Albion (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 19th September 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 7
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 41,112
Referee: G Twist (Lancashire)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Harold Miller, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 George Gibson, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorers Oakton 20, Gibson 2nd, Oakton 3rd
   Manager Leslie Knighton
West Bromwich Albion Light, Finch, Trentham, Sankey, B Richardson, Boyes, Mahon, Jones, BG Richardson, Sandford, Wood
   Manager Fred Everiss

Manchester City (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 26th September 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 6
Venue: Maine Road
Attendance: 30,004
Referee: ER Westwood
Manchester City Swift, Clark, Dale, Percival, Marshall, Bray, Toseland, Cassidy, Doherty, Heale, Brook
   Manager Wilf Wild
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Harold Miller, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 Sam Weaver, 11 Eric Oakton
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 1 Portsmouth (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 3rd October 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 8
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 45,735
Referee: GH Hann (Somerset)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Harold Miller, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorer Burgess 87
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Portsmouth Gilfillan, Rochford, Smith, Nichol, Salmond, Symon, Worrall, Easson, Weddle, Bagley, Parker
   Scorer Easson 83
   Manager Jack Tinn

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

Date: Saturday, 10th October 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 9
Venue: Deepdale
Attendance: 20,040
Referee: JH Whittle (Worcester)
Preston North End Holdcroft, Jennings, Lowe, A Beattie, Tremelling, Milne, Beresford, F O'Donnell, Maxwell, Dougal, H O'Donnell
   Scorer F O'Donnell
   Manager Tommy Muirhead
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Eric Oakton
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (1) 1 Sheffield Wednesday (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 17th October 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 34,488
Referee: H Hartley (Bolton)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorer Burgess 3
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Sheffield Wednesday Brown, Nibloe, Ashley, Rhodes, Hanford, Burrows, Hooper, Surtees, Starling, Thompson, Rimmer
   Scorer Hooper 6
   Manager Billy Walker

Manchester United (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 24th October 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Old Trafford
Attendance: 29,854
Referee: E Gamson (Kidderminster)
Manchester United John, Griffiths, Roughton, Brown, Vose, Whalley, Bryant, Mutch, Bamford, Rowley, Manley
   Manager Scott Duncan
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Eric Oakton, 8 James Argue, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 William Barraclough
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (1) 1 Derby County (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 31st October 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 15,529
Referee: AW Smith (Cambridge)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Eric Oakton, 8 James Argue, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorer Argue 5
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Derby County Kirby, Udall, Jessop, Nicholas, Barker, Keen, Crooks, Stockill, Bowers, Ramage, Wilson
   Scorer Nicholas 70
   Manager George Jobey

Wolverhampton Wanderers (0) 1 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 7th November 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 10
Venue: Molineux
Attendance: 16,510
Referee: GC Denton (Northampton)
Wolverhampton Wanderers Scott, Morris, Taylor, Wharton, Cullis, Smalley, Ashall, Iverson, Clayton, Jones, Wrigglesworth
   Scorer Wrigglesworth 65
   Manager Frank Buckley
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorers Mills 9, Mills 40
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 1 Sunderland (0) 3

Date: Saturday, 14th November 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 13
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 48,901
Referee: TJ Botham (Walsall)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorer Mills 3rd
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Sunderland Mapson, Hall, Collin, Thomson, Johnston, Hastings, Duns, Carter, Gurney, Gallacher, Burbanks
   Scorers Gurney 59, Burbanks 66, Duns 4th
   Manager John Cochrane

Huddersfield Town (1) 4 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 21st November 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Leeds Road
Attendance: 12,382
Referee: C Fletcher (Davenham)
Huddersfield Town Hesford, Craig, Mountford, Willingham, Young, Brown, Oglvie, Butt, Lythgoe, Richardson, Beasley
   Scorers Richardson 45, Butt 4th, Barber (O.G) 75, Lythgoe 6th
   Manager Clem Stephenson
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorers Spence 43, Spence 44
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Linesman WE Twist as referee for first 40 mins

Chelsea (2) 4 Everton (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 28th November 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 11
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 31,623
Referee: T Smith (Warwickshire)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorers Weaver 15, Mills 30, Mills 46, Mills 4th
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Everton Sager, Cook, Jones, Britton, Gee, Mercer, Geldard, Cunliffe, Dean, Stevenson, Gillick
   Manager Theo Kelly

Bolton Wanderers (1) 2 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 5th December 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 14
Venue: Burnden Park
Attendance: 13,439
Referee: EC Carnwell
Bolton Wanderers Jones, Tennant, Connor, Clark, Goslin, G Taylor, GT Taylor, Eastham, Milsom, Westwood, Howe
   Scorers Milsom 10, Milsom 71
   Manager Charles Foweraker
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorer Burgess 7
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 2 Brentford (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 12th December 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 51,079
Referee: H Dedman (Blackpool)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorers Mills 70, Spence 88
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Brentford Mathieson, Bateman, Poyser, McKenzie, James, Richards, Hopkins, Scott, McCulloch, Holliday, Reid
   Scorer Reid 20
   Manager Harry Curtis

Arsenal (1) 4 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 19th December 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 13
Venue: Highbury
Attendance: 49,917
Referee: LE Gibbs (Reading)
Arsenal Swindin, Male, Compton, Crayston, Roberts, Copping, Kirchen, James, Drake, Davidson, Milne
   Scorers Drake 41, Davidson 65, Kirchen 75, Kirchen 5th
   Manager George Allison
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Eric Oakton, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorer Oakton 40
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Stoke City (1) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Friday, 25th December 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: Victoria Ground
Attendance: 24,897
Referee: G Dutton (Warwick)
Stoke City Wilkinson, Winstanley, Scrimshaw, Tutin, Turner, Soo, Matthews, Westland, Robson, Davies, Johnson
   Scorers Johnson, Johnson
   Manager Bob McGrory
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 Wilf Chitty, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Bobby Gregg, 11 Eric Oakton
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 2 Leeds United (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 26th December 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 14
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 27,761
Referee: WB Bristow
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 Wilf Chitty, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Bobby Gregg, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorers Spence 65, Chitty 73 (Pen)
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Leeds United Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Makinson, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Hydes, Furness, Buckley
   Scorer Hydes 42
   Manager Bill Hampson

Chelsea (0) 1 Stoke City (0) 0

Date: Monday, 28th December 1936
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 16,675
Referee: G Dutton (Warwick)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 Wilf Chitty, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Bobby Gregg, 11 Eric Oakton
   Scorer Mills 55
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Stoke City Wilkinson, Brigham, Scrimshaw, Tutin, Turner, Kirton, Matthews, Antonio, Robson, Westland, Baker
   Manager Bob McGrory

Birmingham (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 2nd January 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: St Andrews
Attendance: 17,673
Referee: JM Wiltshire
Birmingham Hibbs, Trigg, Steel, Burnskill, Fillingham, Loughran, White, Small, Jones, Dearson, Guest
   Manager George Liddell
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 Wilf Chitty, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Bob Griffiths, 6 Harold Miller, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 William Barraclough
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 1 Middlesbrough (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 9th January 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 30,201
Referee: HE Hull (Stockport)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorer Mills 67
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Middlesbrough Cumming, Laking, Stuart, Brown, Baxter, Forrest, Birkett, Fenton, Camsell, Higham, Cochrane
   Manager Wilf Gillow

Chelsea (2) 4 Leeds United (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 16th January 1937
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 34,859
Referee: Ernest W Vokes (Somerset)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorers Argue 4, Spence 5, Mills 60, Spence 75
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Leeds United Savage, Sproston, Milburn, Edwards, Kane, Mills, Powell, Ainsley, Trainor, Hydes, Buckley
   Manager Bill Hampson

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

Date: Saturday, 23rd January 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: The Hawthorns
Attendance: 9,642
Referee: G Twist (Westhoughton)
West Bromwich Albion Light, Finch, Shaw, Murphy, B Richardson, Sankey, Prew, Jones, BG Richardson, Sandford, Robbins
   Scorers Jones 9, Sandford 60
   Manager Fred Everiss
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Eric Oakton
   Final Appearances Eric Oakton
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Millwall (2) 3 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 30th January 1937
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 4
Venue: The Den
Attendance: 41,503
Referee: WP Harper (Stourbridge)
Millwall Yuill, Smith, Inns, Brolly, Wallbanks, Forsyth, Daniels, Mangnall, Burditt, McCartney, Thorogood
   Scorers Burditt 26, Burditt 38, Thorogood 60
   Manager Charlie Hewitt
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Jack Horton
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (2) 4 Manchester City (1) 4

Date: Wednesday, 3rd February 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 11,620
Referee: ER Westwood (Walsall)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Jack Horton
   Scorers Gibson 1st, Mills 3rd, Mills 7th, Mills 8th
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Manchester City Swift, Dale, Barkas, Percival, Marshall, Bray, Toseland, Herd, Tilson, Doherty, Brook
   Scorers Bray 2nd, Doherty 4th, Doherty 5th, Tilson 6th
   Manager Wilf Wild

Portsmouth (2) 4 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 6th February 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 14
Venue: Fratton Park
Attendance: 16,447
Referee: GH Hann (Glastonbury)
Portsmouth Strong, W Smith, Morgan, Pringle, Salmond, A Smith, Parker, Bagley, Weddle, Anderson, Worrall
   Scorers Parker 15, Weddle 28, Pringle 50, Parker 86
   Manager Jack Tinn
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Harold Miller, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Jack Horton
   Scorer Gibson 73
   Final Appearances Jack Horton
   Manager Leslie Knighton

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

Date: Saturday, 13th February 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 13
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 27,465
Referee: JH Whittle (Worcester)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Peter Buchanan, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Dicky Spence
   Debut Players Peter Buchanan
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Preston North End Burns, A Beattie, Lowe, Shankly, Tremelling, Milne, Dougal, Beresford, F O'Donnell, Fagan, H O'Donnell
   Manager Tommy Muirhead

Sheffield Wednesday (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 20th February 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Hillsborough
Attendance: 16,052
Referee: H Hartley
Sheffield Wednesday Brown, Nibloe, Catlin, Moss, Millership, Burrows, Drury, Robinson, Ashley, Thompson, Roy
   Scorer Ashley 46
   Manager Billy Walker
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Dicky Foss, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorer Mills 13
   Debut Players Dicky Foss
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (1) 4 Manchester United (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 27th February 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 11
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 16,382
Referee: E Gamson (Kidderminster)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Dicky Foss, 11 William Barraclough
   Scorers Argue 18, Mills 47, Mills 83, Argue 85
   Final Appearances William Barraclough
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Manchester United Breen, Griffiths, Roughton, Winterbottom, Vose, Whalley, Bryant, Gladwin, Bamford, Baird, Wrigglesworth
   Scorers Gladwin 26, Bamford 31
   Manager Scott Duncan

Derby County (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 6th March 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 10
Venue: Baseball Ground
Attendance: 15,010
Referee: AW Smith (Cambridge)
Derby County Kirby, Bell, Howe, Nicholas, Barker, Hann, Crooks, Dix, Astley, Stockill, Napier
   Scorer Stockill 63
   Manager George Jobey
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Dicky Foss, 11 Wilf Chitty
   Scorer Argue 64
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 0 Wolverhampton Wanderers (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 13th March 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 34,078
Referee: GC Denton (Northampton)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Dicky Foss, 11 Harry Burgess
   Penalty Missed Burgess 40 (Saved)
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Wolverhampton Wanderers Gold, F Taylor, J Taylor, Wharton, Smalley, Coley, Westcott, Jones, Clayton, Thompson, Ashall
   Scorer Clayton 90
   Manager Frank Buckley

Sunderland (2) 2 Chelsea (1) 3

Date: Saturday, 20th March 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 11
Venue: Roker Park
Attendance: 21,825
Referee: TJ Botham (Walsall)
Sunderland Mapson, Gorman, Thomson, Johnson, McNab, Hastings, Duns, Carter, Gurney, Gallacher, Burbanks
   Scorers Gurney 8, Gurney 11
   Manager John Cochrane
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Len Allum, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Harry Burgess
   Scorers Argue 42, Spence 55, Mills 80
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (1) 3 Charlton Athletic (0) 0

Date: Friday, 26th March 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 10
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 64,463
Referee: JM Wiltshire (Dorset)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Len Allum, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Harry Burgess
   Scorers Mills 1st, Argue 2nd, Burgess 3rd (Pen)
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Charlton Athletic Bartram, Turner, Jimmy Oakes, Jobling, John Oakes, Welsh, Wilkinson, Robinson, Tadman, Boulter, Hobbis
   Manager Jimmy Seed

Chelsea (0) 0 Huddersfield Town (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 27th March 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 9
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 31,384
Referee: C Fletcher (Cheshire)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 Wilf Chitty, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Harry Burgess
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Huddersfield Town Hesford, Goodall, Mountford, Willingham, Young, Boot, Johnson, Barclay, McFadyen, Richardson, Beasley
   Manager Clem Stephenson

Charlton Athletic (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Monday, 29th March 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 10
Venue: The Valley
Attendance: 45,860
Referee: JM Wiltshire (Dorset)
Charlton Athletic Bartram, Turner, Jimmy Oakes, Green, John Oakes, Ford, Wilkinson, Robinson, Welsh, Stephenson, Hobbis
   Scorer Wilkinson
   Manager Jimmy Seed
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Douglas Smale
   Debut Players Douglas Smale
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Everton (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 3rd April 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 10
Venue: Goodison Park
Attendance: 20,648
Referee: T Smith (Atherstone)
Everton Morton, Jackson, Cook, Britton, Gee, Weston, Geldard, Cunliffe, Dean, Stevenson, Gillick
   Manager Theo Kelly
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 Harry Burgess, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 George Gibson, 11 Douglas Smale
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 0 Bolton Wanderers (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 10th April 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 11
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 23,271
Referee: EC Carnwell (Lichfield)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 Joe Bambrick, 10 George Gibson, 11 Douglas Smale
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Bolton Wanderers Swift, Tennant, Hurst, Goslin, Atkinson, G Taylor, GT Taylor, Milsom, Calder, Howe, Anderson
   Scorer GT Taylor 53
   Manager Charles Foweraker

Brentford (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 17th April 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 14
Venue: Griffin Park
Attendance: 22,042
Referee: H Dedman (Blackpool)
Brentford Mathieson, Brown, Metcalf, McKenzie, James, Holliday, Hopkins, Scott, McCulloch, Muttitt, Smith
   Scorer McKenzie 85 (Pen)
   Manager Harry Curtis
Chelsea 1 John Jackson, 2 John O'Hare, 3 George Barber, 4 Len Allum, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Douglas Smale
   Manager Leslie Knighton

Chelsea (0) 2 Arsenal (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 24th April 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 14
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 53,325
Referee: WP Harper (Stourbridge)
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 Wilf Chitty, 3 George Barber, 4 Len Allum, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 Harry Burgess, 11 Douglas Smale
   Scorers Mills 70, Mills 85
   Manager Leslie Knighton
Arsenal Boulton, Male, Hapgood, Crayston, Sidey, Copping, Nelson, Bastin, Bowden, Davidson, Compton
   Manager George Allison

Liverpool (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 1st May 1937
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 13
Venue: Anfield
Attendance: 8,278
Referee: E Pinckston
Liverpool Kemp, Harley, Dabbs, Busby, Bush, Browning, Nieuwenhuys, Eastham, Howe, Balmer, Hanson
   Scorer Balmer 34
   Manager George Kay
Chelsea 1 Vic Woodley, 2 Wilf Chitty, 3 George Barber, 4 Billy Mitchell, 5 Allan Craig, 6 Sam Weaver, 7 Dicky Spence, 8 James Argue, 9 George Mills, 10 George Gibson, 11 Douglas Smale
   Scorer Spence 55
   Manager Leslie Knighton