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Season 1950-1951

Half-Time scores in brackets where known

Chelsea (3) 4 Sheffield Wednesday (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 19th August 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 2
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 48,468
Referee: R Wood (Sunderland)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Billy Gray, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Benny Jones
   Scorers Bentley 19, Billington 26, Gray 30, Bentley 88
   Manager Billy Birrell
Sheffield Wednesday McIntosh, Kenny, Swift, Gannon, Packard, Witcomb, Rickett, Henry, McJarrow, Froggatt, Woodhead
   Manager Eric Taylor

Arsenal (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Wednesday, 23rd August 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 5
Venue: Highbury
Attendance: 61,166
Arsenal Swindin, Barnes, Smith, Forbes, L Compton, Mercer, Cox, Logie, Goring, Lishman, Roper
   Manager Tom Whittaker
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Billy Gray, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Reg Williams
   Manager Billy Birrell

Middlesbrough (3) 3 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 26th August 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 11
Venue: Ayresome Park
Attendance: 41,573
Middlesbrough Ugolini, Robinson, Hardwick, Bell, Whitaker, Gordon, Delapenha, Mannion, Spuhler, McCrae, Walker
   Scorers McCrae 1st, Mannion 2nd, Walker 35
   Manager David Jack
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Billy Gray, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 0 Arsenal (1) 1

Date: Wednesday, 30th August 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 48,792
Referee: RJ Burgess (Reading)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Billy Gray, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Manager Billy Birrell
Arsenal Swindin, Barnes, Smith, Shaw, L Compton, Mercer, Cox, Logie, Goring, Lishman, McPherson
   Scorer Cox 38
   Manager Tom Whittaker

Chelsea (0) 1 Huddersfield Town (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 2nd September 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 41,112
Referee: JG Williams (Woodthorpe)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Philip McKnight, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Billy Gray, 8 James Bowie, 9 Ken Armstrong, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Scorer Harris 75 (Pen)
   Manager Billy Birrell
Huddersfield Town Mills, Howe, Stewart, Battye, Hepplewhite, Boot, Smith, Hassall, Taylor, Nightingale, Metcalfe
   Scorers Taylor 20, Hepplewhite 25
   Manager George Stephenson

Bolton Wanderers (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Monday, 4th September 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Burnden Park
Attendance: 25,457
Bolton Wanderers Hanson, Howe, Banks, Barrass, Gilles, Murphy, Hughes, Moir, Dillon, Webster, Langton
   Scorer Hughes 35
   Manager Walter Rowley
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Philip McKnight, 5 John Harris, 6 Ken Armstrong, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 James Bowie, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Bobby Campbell, 11 Billy Gray
   Debut Players Bobby Smith
   Manager Billy Birrell

Newcastle United (1) 3 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 9th September 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: St James' Park
Attendance: 56,903
Newcastle United Fairbrother, Cowell, McMichael, Harvey, Brennan, Crowe, Walker, Taylor, Milburn, G Robledo, Mitchell
   Scorers Milburn, Walker, Walker
   Manager George Martin
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Philip McKnight, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 James Bowie, 9 Bobby Campbell, 10 Bill Dickson, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Armstrong 88
   Manager Billy Birrell

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

Date: Saturday, 16th September 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 39,570
Referee: CP Jacobs (Bath)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Philip McKnight, 7 Billy Gray, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Bill Dickson, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Scorer Harris 2nd (Pen)
   Manager Billy Birrell
West Bromwich Albion Sanders, Rickaby, Millard, Kennedy, Vernon, Barlow, Elliott, Williams, Walsh, Gordon, Allen
   Scorer Walsh 1st
   Manager Jack Smith

Stoke City (2) 2 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 23rd September 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Victoria Ground
Attendance: 25,521
Stoke City Herod, Watkin, McCue, Sellars, Mountford, Kirton, Ormiston, Bowyer, Brown, Johnston, Oscroft
   Scorers Oscroft 2, Johnston 17
   Manager Bob McGrory
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Philip McKnight, 7 Billy Gray, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Bill Dickson, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Scorer Gray 3rd
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (1) 2 Everton (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 30th September 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 34,970
Referee: FL Overton (Derby)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 Jack Saunders, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Billy Gray, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Bill Dickson, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Scorers Campbell 42, Gray 65
   Manager Billy Birrell
Everton O'Neill, Clinton, Moore, Grant, Lindley, Farrell, Buckle, Wainwright, Catterick, Fielding, Eglington
   Scorer Eglington 50
   Penalty Missed Wainwright 60 (Saved)
   Manager Cliff Britton

Blackpool (2) 3 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 7th October 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Bloomfield Road
Attendance: 29,240
Blackpool Farm, Shimwell, Garrett, Johnston, Hayward, Kelly, Hobson, Mudie, Mortensen, Slater, Perry
   Scorers Mortensen, Perry, Perry
   Manager Joe Smith
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 Jack Saunders, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Bobby Campbell, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorers Bentley, Bowie
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 0 Tottenham Hotspur (0) 2

Date: Saturday, 14th October 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 65,992
Referee: WB Everett (Beccles)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Bobby Campbell, 8 James Bowie, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Billy Gray
   Manager Billy Birrell
Tottenham Hotspur Ditchburn, Ramsey, Willis, Nicholson, Clarke, Burgess, Walters, Bennett, Duquemin, Baily, Medley
   Scorers Walters 57, Duquemin 59
   Manager Arthur Rowe

Wolverhampton Wanderers (0) 2 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 21st October 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Molineux
Attendance: 40,014
Wolverhampton Wanderers Williams, Shorthouse, Pritchard, Crook, Chatham, Wright, Hancocks, Smyth, Swinbourne, Dunn, Mullen
   Scorers Hancocks 58, Swinbourne 70
   Manager Stan Cullis
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Billington 1st
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 3 Sunderland (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 28th October 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 51,315
Referee: H Haworth (Blackburn)
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorers Billington, Campbell, Campbell
   Manager Billy Birrell
Sunderland Mapson, Stelling, Hudgell, Watson, Walsh, McLain, Wright, Davis, Ford, Broadis, Cunning
   Manager Bill Murray

Charlton Athletic (0) 1 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 4th November 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: The Valley
Attendance: 29,913
Charlton Athletic Bartram, Campbell, Lock, Hammond, Croker, Forbes, Hurst, Lumley, Vaughan, Fenton, Kiernan
   Scorer Hurst
   Manager Jimmy Seed
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorers Campbell, Dyke
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 1 Manchester United (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 11th November 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 51,882
Referee: GL Iliffe (Leicester)
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Billington 59
   Manager Billy Birrell
Manchester United Allen, Carey, Aston, Gibson, Chilton, Cockburn, Delaney, Pearson, Rowley, Downie, McShane
   Manager Matt Busby

Aston Villa (2) 4 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 18th November 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Villa Park
Attendance: 29,185
Aston Villa Jones, Parkes, Dorsett, Powell, Martin, F Moss, Gibson, Thompson, Craddock, Dixon, Smith
   Scorers Craddock, Dixon, Dixon, Thompson
   Manager Vacant
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorers Billington, Gray
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (1) 1 Derby County (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 25th November 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 26,908
Referee: William Ling (Stapleford)
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Campbell 8
   Manager Billy Birrell
Derby County Brown, Mozley, Parr, Ward, Oliver, Musson, Harrison, Powell, Lee, Morris, McLaren
   Scorers Lee 3, Morris 25
   Manager Stuart McMillan

Liverpool (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 2nd December 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Anfield
Attendance: 28,717
Liverpool Crossley, Lambert, Spicer, Heydon, Cadden, Paisley, Payne, Baron, Done, Balmer, Liddell
   Scorer Liddell 71
   Manager George Kay
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Eric Parsons, 8 James Bowie, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Benny Jones
   Debut Players Eric Parsons
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (2) 2 Fulham (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 9th December 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 43,835
Referee: AW Smith (Aldershot)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Eric Parsons, 8 James Bowie, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Benny Jones
   Scorers Smith 3, Jones
   Sent Off Bowie
   Manager Billy Birrell
Fulham Black, Bacuzzi, Lowe, Quested, Taylor, Lowe, Stevens, Macauley, Thomas, Brennan, Jezzard
   Booked Macauley
   Manager Bill Dodgin(Snr)

Chelsea (1) 1 Middlesbrough (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 23rd December 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 35,313
Referee: H Holt (Rochdale)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Eric Parsons, 8 Hugh Billington, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Benny Jones
   Scorer Billington
   Manager Billy Birrell
Middlesbrough Ugolini, Robinson, Dicks, Bell, Whitaker, Gordon, Delapenha, Mannion, Spuhler, McCrae, Walker
   Scorer Delapenha 90
   Manager David Jack

Portsmouth (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 3

Date: Monday, 25th December 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Fratton Park
Attendance: 23,645
Portsmouth Leather, Stephen, Ferrier, Scoular, Flewin, Dickinson, Harris, Reid, Clarke, Len Phillips, Froggatt
   Scorer Len Phillips 3rd (Pen)
   Manager Bob Jackson
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Eric Parsons, 8 James Bowie, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Benny Jones
   Scorers Smith 35, Bowie 2nd, Bentley 82
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 1 Portsmouth (4) 4

Date: Tuesday, 26th December 1950
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 41,909
Referee: RJ Burgess (Reading)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Stan Willemse, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Eric Parsons, 8 James Bowie, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Benny Jones
   Scorer Harris 86 (Pen)
   Final Appearances James Bowie
   Manager Billy Birrell
Portsmouth Leather, Stephen, Ferrier, Scoular, Flewin, Dickinson, Harris, Ryder, Reid, Len Phillips, Froggatt
   Scorers Reid 8, Harris 11, Reid 13, Reid 42
   Manager Bob Jackson

Rochdale (1) 2 Chelsea (2) 3

Date: Tuesday, 9th January 1951
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 3
Venue: Spotland
Attendance: 17,249
Referee: JW Topliss (Grimsby)
Rochdale Lomas, Watson, Boyle, Wood, Birch, McGeachie, Arthur, Whitehouse, Connor, Livesey, Steen
   Scorers Connor 40, Arthur 86
   Manager Ted Goodier
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 Hugh Billington, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorers Billington 5, Bentley 16, Bentley 61
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (1) 3 Newcastle United (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 13th January 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 43,840
Referee: J McCann (Preston)
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Charles Dyke, 8 Hugh Billington, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Reg Williams
   Scorers Smith 1st, Williams 3rd, Smith 4th
   Final Appearances Charles Dyke
   Manager Billy Birrell
Newcastle United Fairbrother, Cowell, McMichael, Harvey, McNeil, Crowe, Walker, Taylor, Milburn, G Robledo, Mitchell
   Scorer Mitchell 2nd
   Manager Stan Seymour

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

Date: Saturday, 20th January 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: The Hawthorns
Attendance: 30,985
West Bromwich Albion Sanders, Rickaby, Millard, Kennedy, Vernon, Ryan, Allen, Barlow, Richardson, McCall, Lee
   Scorer Lee
   Manager Jack Smith
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Billy Gray, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Reg Williams
   Scorer Gray
   Manager Billy Birrell

Exeter City (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 27th January 1951
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 4
Venue: St James' Park
Attendance: 20,000
Referee: RC Carter (Swindon)
Exeter City Singleton, Warren, Clark, Harrower, Goddard, Davey, McClelland, Lynn, Smith, MacKay, Regan
   Scorer Regan 86
   Manager George Roughton
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Billy Gray, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Reg Williams
   Scorer Williams 32
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 2 Exeter City (0) 0

Date: Wednesday, 31st January 1951
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 4 (replay)
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 46,134
Referee: RC Carter (Swindon)
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Billy Gray, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Reg Williams
   Scorers Smith 60, Smith 70
   Manager Billy Birrell
Exeter City Singleton, Warren, Rowe, Fallon, Goddard, Davey, McClelland, Harrower, Dare, Lynn, Regan
   Manager George Roughton

Chelsea (1) 1 Stoke City (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 3rd February 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 27,061
Referee: FW Chadwick (Leicester)
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Gray 2nd
   Debut Players Wally Hinshelwood
   Manager Billy Birrell
Stoke City Herod, Mould, McCue, Sellars, F Mountford, Kirton, Ormston, Bowyer, Brown, Johnston, Oscroft
   Scorer Bowyer 1st
   Manager Bob McGrory

Chelsea (1) 1 Fulham (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 10th February 1951
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 5
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 69,434
Referee: William Ling (Stapleford)
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Daniel Winter, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Bentley 44
   Manager Billy Birrell
Fulham Black, Bacuzzi, Lowe, Quested, Taylor, Lowe, Stevens, Bowie, Brennan, Macauley, Campbell
   Scorer Campbell 2nd
   Manager Bill Dodgin(Snr)

Fulham (1) 3 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Wednesday, 14th February 1951
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 5 (replay)
Venue: Craven Cottage
Attendance: 29,346
Referee: Henry Pearce (Luton)
Fulham Black, Bacuzzi, R Lowe, Quested, Taylor, E Lowe, Stevens, Bowie, Brennan, Jezzard, Campbell
   Scorers Stevens 20 (Pen), Brennan 61, Brennan 78
   Manager Bill Dodgin(Snr)
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Daniel Winter, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Manager Billy Birrell

Everton (1) 3 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 17th February 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Goodison Park
Attendance: 33,005
Everton Sager, Moore, Rankin, Grant, Jones, Farrell, Fielding, Hold, McIntosh, Potts, Eglington
   Scorers Farrell, Grant, Hold
   Manager Cliff Britton
Chelsea 1 Peter Pickering, 2 Daniel Winter, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Reg Williams, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Final Appearances Peter Pickering
   Manager Billy Birrell

Sheffield Wednesday (0) 2 Chelsea (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 24th February 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Hillsborough
Attendance: 40,964
Referee: TW Rand (Easington Colliery)
Sheffield Wednesday Morton, Swift, Curtis, Gannon, Packard, Witcomb, Finney, Quixall, McJarrow, Froggatt, Woodhead
   Scorers Hughes (O.G) 52, Harris (O.G) 60
   Manager Eric Taylor
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Daniel Winter, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bill Dickson, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Scorers Dickson 15, Harris 73 (Pen)
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 0 Blackpool (0) 2

Date: Wednesday, 28th February 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 36,074
Referee: Reg J Leafe (Nottingham)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Daniel Winter, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bill Dickson, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Hugh Billington, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Manager Billy Birrell
Blackpool Farm, Shimwell, Garrett, Johnston, Hayward, Fenton, Matthews, Mudie, Mortensen, Brown, Perry
   Scorers Mortensen 1st, Mudie 2nd
   Manager Joe Smith

Tottenham Hotspur (2) 2 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 3rd March 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: White Hart Lane
Attendance: 59,449
Tottenham Hotspur Ditchburn, Ramsey, Willis, Nicholson, Clarke, Burgess, Walters, Murphy, Wright, Baily, Medley
   Scorers Burgess, Wright
   Manager Arthur Rowe
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Daniel Winter, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Reg Williams, 5 John Harris, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Ken Armstrong, 9 Roy Bentley, 10 Bill Dickson, 11 Bobby Campbell
   Scorer Campbell
   Manager Billy Birrell

Sunderland (1) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 17th March 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Roker Park
Attendance: 24,270
Sunderland Mapson, Stelling, Hudgell, McLain, Hall, Walsh, Bingham, Wright, Ford, Shackleton, Reynolds
   Scorer Ford
   Manager Bill Murray
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Daniel Winter, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Reg Williams, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Hinshelwood
   Final Appearances Daniel Winter
   Manager Billy Birrell

Burnley (1) 2 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Friday, 23rd March 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Turf Moor
Attendance: 22,266
Referee: G Tedds (Nottingham)
Burnley Strong, Woodruff, Mather, Adamson, Cummings, Bray, Chew, Morris, Holden, McIlroy, Lyons
   Scorers Holden 29, Holden 3rd
   Penalty Missed Chew (Saved)
   Manager Frank Hill
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Tickridge, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Reg Williams, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Harris (Pen)
   Debut Players Sid Tickridge
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 2 Charlton Athletic (2) 3

Date: Saturday, 24th March 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 38,196
Referee: Norman C Taylor (Westbury)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Tickridge, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Reg Williams, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorers Bentley, Williams
   Manager Billy Birrell
Charlton Athletic Bartram, Campbell, Lock, Fenton, Phipps, Johnson, Hurst, Evans, Jeppson, Vaughan, Kiernan
   Scorers Evans, Jeppson, Kiernan
   Manager Jimmy Seed

Chelsea (0) 0 Burnley (1) 2

Date: Monday, 26th March 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 23,723
Referee: G Tedds (Nottingham)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Hugh Billington, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Final Appearances Hugh Billington
   Manager Billy Birrell
Burnley McNulty, Woodruff, Mather, Adamson, Cummings, Bray, Stephenson, Morris, Holden, McIlroy, Lyons
   Scorers Stephenson 14, Morris 2nd
   Manager Frank Hill

Manchester United (3) 4 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 31st March 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Old Trafford
Attendance: 25,779
Manchester United Allen, Carey, Redman, Cockburn, Chilton, McGlen, McShane, Pearson, Aston, Downie, Rowley
   Scorers Pearson 28, Pearson 33, McShane 38, Pearson 75
   Manager Matt Busby
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Reg Williams, 10 Billy Gray, 11 Stan Willemse
   Scorer Willemse 13
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 1 Aston Villa (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 7th April 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 28,569
Referee: RC Carter (Swindon)
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Reg Williams, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Williams 87
   Manager Billy Birrell
Aston Villa Rutherford, Parkes, Aldis, Blanchflower, F Moss, Dorsett, Smith, Thompson, Walsh, Dixon, Goffin
   Scorer Smith 1st
   Manager George Martin

Derby County (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 14th April 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Baseball Ground
Attendance: 16,364
Referee: William Ling (Stapleford)
Derby County Sharman, Mozley, Revell, Mays, Oliver, Musson, Harrison, Powell, Lee, Morris, McLaren
   Scorer Harrison 19
   Manager Stuart McMillan
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Tickridge, 3 Billy Hughes, 4 Ken Armstrong, 5 John Harris, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Wally Hinshelwood, 8 Bobby Campbell, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Roy Bentley, 11 Billy Gray
   Final Appearances Billy Hughes, Wally Hinshelwood
   Manager Billy Birrell

Huddersfield Town (1) 2 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Wednesday, 18th April 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Leeds Road
Attendance: 23,999
Huddersfield Town Wheeler, Gallogly, Kelly, McGarry, McEvoy, Boot, McKenna, Glazzard, Taylor, Hassall, Metcalfe
   Scorers Glazzard 32, Hassall 46
   Manager George Stephenson
Chelsea 1 Harry Medhurst, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Sid Tickridge, 4 John Harris, 5 Jack Saunders, 6 Reg Williams, 7 Bobby Campbell, 8 Roy Bentley, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Ken Armstrong, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Gallogly (O.G) 3rd
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (0) 1 Liverpool (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 21st April 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 30,134
Referee: AH Tolley (Worcester)
Chelsea 1 Bill Robertson, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Sid Tickridge, 4 Reg Williams, 5 Jack Saunders, 6 Bill Dickson, 7 Bobby Campbell, 8 Roy Bentley, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Ken Armstrong, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorer Smith
   Debut Players Bill Robertson
   Manager Billy Birrell
Liverpool Ashcroft, Williams, Spicer, Taylor, Hughes, Paisley, Payne, Jones, Stubbins, Balmer, Liddell
   Manager Vacant

Chelsea (2) 2 Wolverhampton Wanderers (1) 1

Date: Wednesday, 25th April 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 22
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 36,410
Referee: Henry Pearce (Luton)
Chelsea 1 Bill Robertson, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Sid Tickridge, 4 Bill Dickson, 5 Jack Saunders, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Billy Gray, 8 Roy Bentley, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Ken Armstrong, 11 Benny Jones
   Scorers Bentley 2nd (Pen), Armstrong 30
   Manager Billy Birrell
Wolverhampton Wanderers Williams, Short, Pritchard, Crook, Shorthouse, Wright, Smith, Broadbent, Swinbourne, Walker, Mullen
   Scorer Swinbourne 5
   Manager Stan Cullis

Fulham (1) 1 Chelsea (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 28th April 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Craven Cottage
Attendance: 24,897
Fulham Black, Freeman, R Lowe, Quested, Taylor, E Lowe, Stevens, Bowie, Thomas, Jezzard, Campbell
   Scorer Jezzard 24
   Manager Bill Dodgin(Snr)
Chelsea 1 Bill Robertson, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Sid Tickridge, 4 Bill Dickson, 5 Jack Saunders, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Bobby Campbell, 8 Roy Bentley, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Ken Armstrong, 11 Reg Williams
   Scorers Armstrong 32, Armstrong 3rd
   Manager Billy Birrell

Chelsea (3) 4 Bolton Wanderers (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 5th May 1951
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 38,928
Referee: GL Iliffe (Leicester)
Chelsea 1 Bill Robertson, 2 Sid Bathgate, 3 Sid Tickridge, 4 Bill Dickson, 5 Jack Saunders, 6 Frank Mitchell, 7 Bobby Campbell, 8 Roy Bentley, 9 Bobby Smith, 10 Ken Armstrong, 11 Billy Gray
   Scorers Bentley 17, Bentley 19, Smith 40, Smith 52
   Booked Mitchell
   Manager Billy Birrell
Bolton Wanderers Hanson, Ball, Howe, Wheeler, Barrass, Edwards, Codd, Corfield, Lofthouse, Moir, Langton
   Manager Vacant