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Match Results

Season 1974-1975

Half-Time scores in brackets where known

Chelsea (0) 0 Carlisle United (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 17th August 1974 Cutting       
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 31,268
Referee: Peter Reeves (Leicester)
Chelsea 1 Peter Bonetti, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Chris Garland (12 Charlie Cooke 73), 10 Bill Garner, 11 John Sissons
   Debut Players David Hay, John Sissons
   Manager Dave Sexton
Carlisle United Ross, Carr, Gorman, O'Neill, Green, Parker, McIlmoyle, Train, Clarke (Martin 62), Balderstone, Laidlaw
   Scorers Green 2, O'Neill 76
   Manager Alan Ashman

Chelsea (3) 3 Burnley (0) 3

Date: Wednesday, 21st August 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 23,745
Referee: Iorwerth Jones (Treharris)
Chelsea 1 Peter Bonetti, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Bill Garner, 11 John Sissons
   Scorers Houseman 5, Garner 20, Cooke 45
   Sub Not Used 12 Ian Hutchinson
   Manager Dave Sexton
Burnley Stevenson, Noble, Newton, Dobson, Waldron, Rodaway, Nulty, Hankin, Fletcher, Collins, James
   Scorers Hankin 53, Dobson 60, Fletcher 80
   Booked Collins 45
   Manager Jimmy Adamson

Coventry City (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 3

Date: Saturday, 24th August 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 11
Venue: Highfield Road
Attendance: 21,251
Referee: Michael Lowe (Sheffield)
Coventry City Ramsbottom, Hindley, Cattlin, Mortimer, Lloyd, Dugdale, McGuire, Alderson, Stein, Cross, Hutchison
   Scorer Cross 68
   Sub Not Used Holmes
   Manager Gordon Milne
Chelsea 1 Peter Bonetti, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Bill Garner, 11 John Sissons
   Scorers Cooke 44, Garner 60, Locke 66
   Sub Not Used 12 Ian Hutchinson
   Manager Dave Sexton

Burnley (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 2

Date: Tuesday, 27th August 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 8
Venue: Turf Moor
Attendance: 17,154
Referee: Keith Styles (Barnsley)
Burnley Stevenson, Noble, Newton, Ingham, Waldron, Rodaway, Brennan, Hankin, Fletcher, Collins, James
   Scorer James 56 (Pen)
   Booked Rodaway
   Manager Jimmy Adamson
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Charlie Cooke (12 Ian Hutchinson 66), 10 Bill Garner, 11 John Sissons
   Scorers Garner 75, Hutchinson 84
   Booked Hay, Kember
   Manager Dave Sexton

Chelsea (0) 0 Liverpool (2) 3

Date: Saturday, 31st August 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 13
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 39,461
Referee: Ray Tinkler (Boston)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Ian Hutchinson, 10 Bill Garner (12 Chris Garland 61), 11 John Sissons
   Booked Garland
   Manager Dave Sexton
Liverpool Clemence, Smith, Lindsay, Thompson, Cormack, Hughes, Boersma, Hall, Heighway, Kennedy, Callaghan
   Scorers Kennedy 21, Boersma 34, Boersma 76
   Sub Not Used Toshack
   Manager Bob Paisley

Middlesbrough (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 7th September 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 12
Venue: Ayresome Park
Attendance: 25,480
Referee: Roger B Kirkpatrick (Leicester)
Middlesbrough Platt, Craggs, Spraggon, Maddren, Boam, Taylor, Murdoch, Mills, Hickton, Foggon (Brine 78), Armstrong
   Scorer Maddren 17
   Manager Jack Charlton
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Charlie Cooke, 8 David Hay, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 John Sissons
   Scorer Hutchinson 67
   Sub Not Used 12 Steve Kember
   Manager Dave Sexton

Chelsea (2) 4 Newport County (1) 2

Date: Wednesday, 11th September 1974 Cutting
Competition: League Cup Round 2
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 13,322
Referee: Jack K Taylor (Wolverhampton)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Chris Garland, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 John Sissons
   Scorers Cooke 13, Garland 43, Garland 53, Garland 85
   Sub Not Used 12 John Dempsey
   Manager Dave Sexton
Newport County Macey, Passey, Bell, Godfrey, Aizlewood, Coldrick, Screen (Brown 71), Jones, Woodruff, Woods, Hooper
   Scorers Woodruff 35, Brown 72
   Manager Brian Harris

Chelsea (0) 0 Arsenal (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 14th September 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 13
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 34,596
Referee: Pat Partridge (Bishop Auckland)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 John Dempsey, 6 Ron Harris, 7 David Hay, 8 Chris Garland, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 John Sissons
   Booked Dempsey, Harris, Hutchinson
   Sub Not Used 12 Marvin Hinton
   Manager Dave Sexton
Arsenal Rimmer, Kelly, Simpson, Storey, Blockley, Matthews, Armstrong, George, Radford, Kidd, Brady
   Booked Blockley, Simpson
   Sub Not Used Powling
   Manager Bertie Mee

Ipswich Town (1) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 21st September 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 14
Venue: Portman Road
Attendance: 23,121
Referee: Harry G New (Havant)
Ipswich Town Sivell, Burley, Mills, Talbot, Hunter, Beattie, Hamilton, Viljoen, Johnson, Whymark (Osborne), Woods
   Scorers Talbot 4, Johnson 53
   Booked Hunter
   Manager Bobby Robson
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 John Dempsey, 6 Ron Harris, 7 David Hay, 8 Chris Garland, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 John Sissons
   Booked Hollins
   Sub Not Used 12 Micky Droy
   Manager Dave Sexton

Derby County (3) 4 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Wednesday, 25th September 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 15
Venue: Baseball Ground
Attendance: 22,036
Referee: Ken H Burns (Stourbridge)
Derby County Boulton, Webster, Nish, Rioch, Daniel, Todd, Newton, Gemmill, Davies, Hector, Lee
   Scorers Rioch 10, Webster 24, Daniel 35, Hector 86
   Sub Not Used Bourne
   Manager Dave Mackay
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Charlie Cooke, 8 Chris Garland, 9 Ian Hutchinson, 10 David Hay, 11 John Sissons
   Scorer Hutchinson 14
   Booked Droy 13
   Sub Not Used 12 Steve Kember
   Manager Dave Sexton

Chelsea (0) 0 Wolverhampton Wanderers (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 28th September 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 23,073
Referee: Tom H Reynolds (Swansea)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Peter Houseman, 4 David Hay, 5 John Dempsey, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Ray Wilkins, 8 Steve Kember, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Bill Garner, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Sub Not Used 12 Micky Droy
   Manager Dave Sexton
Wolverhampton Wanderers Parkes, Williams, Parkin, Bailey, Munro, McAlle, Hibbitt, Sunderland, Richards, Daley, Farley
   Scorer Richards 6
   Sub Not Used Withe
   Manager Bill McGarry

Manchester City (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 5th October 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Maine Road
Attendance: 32,412
Referee: Dennis Turner (Cannock)
Manchester City MacRae, Hammond, Pardoe, Doyle, Barrett (Horswill), Oakes, Summerbee, Bell, Marsh, Hartford, Tueart
   Scorer Bell 76
   Booked Summerbee
   Sent Off Hartford 73
   Manager Tony Book
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins (12 Ray Wilkins 73), 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Bill Garner, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Peter Houseman
   Scorer Hutchinson 59
   Booked Garner, Dempsey 82
   Sent Off Kember 85
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (1) 2 Stoke City (1) 2

Date: Wednesday, 9th October 1974 Cutting
Competition: League Cup Round 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 19,954
Referee: Les Hayes (Doncaster)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Chris Garland (12 Ray Wilkins), 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Peter Houseman
   Scorers Hutchinson 22, Hutchinson 52
   Booked Garland
   Manager Ron Suart
Stoke City Farmer, Marsh, Pejic, Mahoney, Smith, Dodd, Robertson (Haslegrave), Greenhoff, Hurst, Hudson, Salmons
   Scorers Robertson 6, Hurst 47
   Booked Pejic
   Manager Tony Waddington

Chelsea (1) 1 Tottenham Hotspur (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 12th October 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 32,660
Referee: Harold Davey (Nottingham)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Tommy Baldwin, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Peter Houseman
   Scorer Hollins 7 (Pen)
   Sub Not Used 12 Ray Wilkins
   Manager Ron Suart
Tottenham Hotspur Jennings, Evans, Knowles, Pratt, England, Beal, Neighbour, Perryman, Chivers, Jones, Naylor
   Sub Not Used Coates
   Manager Terry Neill

Stoke City (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Wednesday, 16th October 1974 Cutting
Competition: League Cup Round 3 (replay)
Venue: Victoria Ground
Attendance: 24,377
Referee: Les Hayes (Doncaster)
Stoke City Farmer, Marsh (Conroy 65), Pejic, Mahoney, Smith, Dodd, Robertson, Greenhoff, Hurst, Hudson, Salmons
   Scorer Greenhoff 80
   Booked Robertson
   Manager Tony Waddington
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Chris Garland (12 Bill Garner 46), 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Peter Houseman
   Scorer Britton 21
   Booked Harris, Phillips
   Manager Ron Suart
After extra time. Score at 90 minutes 1-1

Everton (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 19th October 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Goodison Park
Attendance: 35,806
Referee: John H Yates (Redditch)
Everton Davies, Bernard, Seargeant, Hurst, Kenyon, Clements, Buckley, Dobson, Pearson (Jones 71), Lyons, Connolly
   Scorer Jones 84 (Pen)
   Manager Billy Bingham
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Tommy Baldwin, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Bill Garner, 11 Peter Houseman
   Scorer Cooke 6
   Booked Droy, Baldwin 60, Cooke 60, Hollins 60, Houseman 60, Garner 74
   Sent Off Dempsey 90
   Sub Not Used 12 Ken Swain
   Manager Ron Suart

Stoke City (4) 6 Chelsea (0) 2

Date: Tuesday, 22nd October 1974 Cutting
Competition: League Cup Round 3 (replay)
Venue: Victoria Ground
Attendance: 26,712
Referee: Ray Toseland (Kettering)
Stoke City Farmer, Marsh, Pejic, Mahoney, Smith, Dodd, Haslegrave, Greenhoff, Hurst, Hudson, Salmons
   Scorers Hurst 2, Smith 10, Droy (O.G) 38, Harris (O.G) 44, Salmons 61, Hurst 67
   Manager Tony Waddington
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Bill Garner, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Peter Houseman (12 Tommy Baldwin 35)
   Scorers Hollins 68, Baldwin 83
   Booked Garner
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (1) 3 Stoke City (1) 3

Date: Saturday, 26th October 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 24,718
Referee: Derek Nippard (Bournemouth)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Chris Garland, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Steve Kember
   Scorers Droy 28, Garland 62, Hutchinson 90
   Booked Dempsey
   Sub Not Used 12 Tommy Baldwin
   Manager Ron Suart
Stoke City Farmer, Marsh, Pejic, Mahoney, Smith, Dodd, Haslegrave, Greenhoff, Hurst (Robertson 70), Hudson, Salmons
   Scorers Greenhoff 12, Haslegrave 59, Robertson 85
   Booked Salmons
   Manager Tony Waddington

Birmingham City (1) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 2nd November 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: St Andrews
Attendance: 30,364
Referee: Harold Hackney (Barnsley)
Birmingham City Latchford, Martin, Styles, Kendall, Gallagher, Pendrey, Campbell, Phillips, Burns, Hatton, Calderwood
   Scorers Hatton 29, Kendall 56
   Sub Not Used Page
   Manager Fred Goodwin
Chelsea 1 Peter Bonetti, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Ian Britton (12 John Sissons), 8 Chris Garland, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Tommy Baldwin, 11 Steve Kember
   Booked Kember
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 0 Leicester City (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 9th November 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 23,915
Referee: William J Gow (Swansea)
Chelsea 1 Peter Bonetti, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Marvin Hinton, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Tommy Baldwin, 9 Tommy Langley, 10 Peter Houseman, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Sub Not Used 12 Ian Britton
   Debut Players Tommy Langley
   Final Appearances Tommy Baldwin
   Manager Ron Suart
Leicester City Wallington, Whitworth, Rofe (Yates), Earle, Munro, Cross, Weller, Sammels, Worthington, Birchenall, Glover
   Booked Glover
   Manager Jimmy Bloomfield

Chelsea (2) 3 Coventry City (2) 3

Date: Wednesday, 13th November 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 11,048
Referee: Ron Challis (Tonbridge)
Chelsea 1 Peter Bonetti, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 David Hay, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Marvin Hinton (12 Ian Britton 18), 7 Steve Kember, 8 Bill Garner, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Peter Houseman, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorers Garner 26, Garland 40, Cooke 60
   Booked Garland 85
   Manager Ron Suart
Coventry City Glazier, Oakey (Green), Cattlin, Mortimer, Craven, Hindley, Holmes, Carr, Stein, Cross, Hutchison
   Scorers Cross 4, Craven 43, Hutchison 84
   Manager Gordon Milne

Newcastle United (0) 5 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 16th November 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: St James' Park
Attendance: 33,821
Referee: Ken W Baker (Rugby)
Newcastle United McFaul, Nattrass, Clark, Cassidy, Keeley, Howard, Barrowclough, Kennedy, MacDonald, Cannell, Hibbitt (Smith 68)
   Scorers Cannell 50, Kennedy 70, MacDonald 3rd, Barrowclough 4th, MacDonald 5th
   Manager Joe Harvey
Chelsea 1 Peter Bonetti, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 David Hay, 5 Micky Droy, 6 John Dempsey, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Bill Garner, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Peter Houseman, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Booked Locke
   Sub Not Used 12 Ian Britton
   Manager Ron Suart

Leeds United (1) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 30th November 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Elland Road
Attendance: 30,444
Referee: Ivan T Smith (Accrington)
Leeds United Harvey, Reaney, Cherry, Bremner, McQueen, Madeley, McKenzie, Clarke, Jordan, Giles, Yorath
   Scorers Cherry 15, Clarke 83
   Sub Not Used Lorimer
   Manager Jimmy Armfield
Chelsea 1 Peter Bonetti, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 David Hay, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Marvin Hinton, 7 Ian Britton (12 Peter Houseman 80), 8 Steve Kember, 9 Bill Garner, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Booked Droy 48
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 2 Luton Town (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 7th December 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 19,009
Referee: Peter Walters (Bridgwater)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Graham Wilkins, 4 David Hay, 5 Ron Harris, 6 Ray Wilkins, 7 Charlie Cooke, 8 Steve Kember, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 John Sissons
   Scorers Hutchinson 49, Kember 75
   Sub Not Used 12 Peter Houseman
   Manager Ron Suart
Luton Town Horn, John Ryan, Buckley, Anderson, Faulkner, Futcher, Jim Ryan, Alston, Spiring, West, Aston
   Booked John Ryan
   Sub Not Used Husband
   Manager Harry Haslam

Carlisle United (1) 1 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 14th December 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Brunton Park
Attendance: 12,854
Referee: John Williams (Wrexham)
Carlisle United Ross, Carr, Gorman, O'Neill, Green, Parker, Martin, Train, Clarke, Prudham (Balderstone 67), Barry
   Scorer Martin 15
   Manager Alan Ashman
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 David Hay, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorers Hollins 2, Hollins 22
   Booked Hay
   Sub Not Used 12 John Sissons
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 1 West Ham United (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 21st December 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 34,969
Referee: Ron Perkin (Stafford)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 David Hay, 7 Steve Kember (12 John Dempsey 47), 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Hutchinson 65
   Booked Garland 43
   Manager Ron Suart
West Ham United Day, Coleman, Lampard, Bonds (Best 37), Taylor, Lock, McDowell, Paddon, Gould, Brooking, Robson
   Scorer Gould 83
   Booked Taylor 43, Best 44
   Manager John Lyall

Arsenal (0) 1 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Thursday, 26th December 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Highbury
Attendance: 33,784
Referee: Edwin D Wallace (Crewe)
Arsenal Rimmer, Rice, McNab, Kelly, Mancini, Simpson, Storey, Ball, Radford, Kidd, Cropley
   Scorer Ball 64 (Pen)
   Manager Bertie Mee
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 David Hay, 7 Charlie Cooke, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Peter Houseman
   Scorers Garland 20, Garland 42
   Sub Not Used 12 John Dempsey
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 0 Queens Park Rangers (0) 3

Date: Saturday, 28th December 1974 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 38,917
Referee: Robert Matthewson (Bolton)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 David Hay, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson (12 Peter Houseman 36), 11 Charlie Cooke
   Booked Droy, Harris
   Manager Ron Suart
Queens Park Rangers Parkes, Clement, Gillard, Masson, McLintock, Webb, Thomas, Francis, Beck, Bowles, Givens
   Scorers Francis 50, Givens 52, Givens 3rd
   Booked Francis, Clement 1
   Sub Not Used Shanks
   Manager Dave Sexton

Chelsea (0) 3 Sheffield Wednesday (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 4th January 1975 Cutting
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 24,679
Referee: Dennis Turner (Cannock)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 David Hay, 7 Charlie Cooke, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Bill Garner, 11 Peter Houseman
   Scorers Droy 75, Garland 76, Droy 85
   Sub Not Used 12 Garry Stanley
   Penalty Missed Hollins 18 (Over bar)
   Manager Ron Suart
Sheffield Wednesday Fox, Rodrigues, Shaw, Thompson, Dowd, Knighton, Potts, Wylde, Joicey (Mullen), McIver, Sunley
   Scorers Thompson 33 (Pen), Shaw 60
   Manager Steve Burtenshaw

Luton Town (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 11th January 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Kenilworth Road
Attendance: 23,096
Referee: John Hunting (Leicester)
Luton Town Horn, John Ryan, Buckley, Anderson, Faulkner, P Futcher, Jim Ryan, Husband, R Futcher, West, Aston
   Scorer Husband 63
   Sub Not Used Alston
   Manager Harry Haslam
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 John Dempsey (12 Peter Houseman 26), 6 David Hay, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Kember 82
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 0 Leeds United (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 18th January 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 34,733
Referee: Jack K Taylor (Wolverhampton)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Marvin Hinton, 6 David Hay, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Sub Not Used 12 Garry Stanley
   Manager Ron Suart
Leeds United Harvey, Reaney, F Gray, Bremner, McQueen, Madeley, McKenzie, Clarke (Yorath), Lorimer, Giles, E Gray
   Scorers McKenzie 33, Yorath 78
   Manager Jimmy Armfield

Chelsea (0) 0 Birmingham City (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 25th January 1975 Cutting
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 35,450
Referee: Tom H Reynolds (Swansea)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 David Hay, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Chris Garland, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 John Sissons
   Sub Not Used 12 Marvin Hinton
   Final Appearances John Sissons
   Manager Ron Suart
Birmingham City Latchford, Page, Styles, Kendall, Gallagher, Pendrey, Emmanuel, Taylor, Burns, Hynd, Hendrie
   Scorer Burns 42
   Booked Burns, Hendrie, Latchford, Pendrey, Styles 33
   Sub Not Used Campbell
   Manager Fred Goodwin

Leicester City (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 1st February 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Filbert Street
Attendance: 23,759
Referee: Roy Capey (Crewe)
Leicester City Wallington, Whitworth, Rofe, Earle, Blockley, Cross, Weller, Sammels, Worthington, Birchenall, Glover
   Scorer Weller 33
   Booked Birchenall 65
   Sub Not Used Yates
   Manager Jimmy Bloomfield
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow, 4 John Hollins, 5 Ron Harris, 6 David Hay, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Steve Finnieston, 10 Bill Garner, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Kember 88
   Booked Garner 34, Harris 34, Kember 35
   Sub Not Used 12 Marvin Hinton
   Debut Players Steve Finnieston
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (1) 2 Birmingham City (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 8th February 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 18,144
Referee: Derek Nippard (Bournemouth)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke (12 Tommy Langley 56), 3 John Sparrow, 4 John Hollins, 5 Ron Harris, 6 David Hay, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Steve Finnieston, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorers Wilkins 13, Langley 76
   Booked Harris, Kember
   Manager Ron Suart
Birmingham City Latchford, Page, Bryant, Kendall, Gallagher, Hynd, Campbell, Taylor, Burns, Hatton, Emmanuel
   Scorer Hatton 43
   Booked Bryant 3
   Sub Not Used Clarke
   Manager Fred Goodwin

Sheffield United (2) 2 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 15th February 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Bramall Lane
Attendance: 20,542
Referee: Jack Rice (Leyland)
Sheffield United Brown, Badger, Hemsley, Eddy, Colquhoun, Flynn, Woodward, Speight, Jones, Currie (Dearden 60), Field
   Scorers Woodward 40, Badger 43
   Manager Ken Furphy
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy (12 Chris Garland 86), 6 Ron Harris, 7 David Hay, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Steve Finnieston, 10 Bill Garner, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Garner 90
   Booked Droy, Garner, Hay
   Penalty Missed Hollins 78 (Saved)
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (2) 3 Newcastle United (0) 2

Date: Saturday, 22nd February 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 26,770
Referee: Ray Toseland (Kettering)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow, 4 John Hollins (12 Peter Houseman), 5 Ron Harris, 6 David Hay, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Steve Finnieston, 10 Chris Garland, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorers Finnieston 36, Cooke 44, Hollins 52 (Pen)
   Manager Ron Suart
Newcastle United McFaul, Nattrass, Kennedy (Burns), Smith, Keeley, Howard, Barrowclough, Nulty, MacDonald, Tudor, Craig
   Scorers MacDonald 51, Tudor 54
   Booked Keeley 37
   Penalty Missed McDonald 66 (Saved)
   Manager Joe Harvey

Liverpool (1) 2 Chelsea (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 1st March 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Anfield
Attendance: 42,762
Referee: William J Gow (Swansea)
Liverpool Clemence, Smith, Neal, Thompson, Cormack, Hughes, Keegan, Hall, Heighway (Waddle 75), Toshack, Callaghan
   Scorers Heighway 40, Cormack 89
   Manager Bob Paisley
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow (12 Steve Kember 86), 4 John Hollins, 5 Ron Harris, 6 David Hay, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Steve Finnieston, 10 Chris Garland, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorers Britton 7, Finnieston 74
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 1 Derby County (0) 2

Date: Saturday, 8th March 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 22,644
Referee: Donald Biddle (Bristol)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow, 4 John Hollins, 5 Ron Harris, 6 David Hay, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Steve Finnieston, 10 Chris Garland, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Hollins 62
   Sub Not Used 12 Steve Kember
   Final Appearances Chris Garland
   Manager Ron Suart
Derby County Boulton, Thomas, Nish, Rioch, Daniel, Todd, Newton, Gemmill, Davies, Hector, Hinton
   Scorers Daniel 58, Hinton 61
   Manager Dave Mackay

Wolverhampton Wanderers (3) 7 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 15th March 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 17
Venue: Molineux
Attendance: 21,649
Referee: Gordon C Kew (Amersham)
Wolverhampton Wanderers Pierce, Palmer, Parkin, Bailey, Munro, McAlle, Hibbitt, Carr, Richards, Kindon, Wagstaffe
   Scorers Richards 24, Carr 26, Hibbitt 41, Bailey 58, Kindon 72, Richards 74, Wagstaffe 82
   Sub Not Used Withe
   Manager Bill McGarry
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow, 4 John Hollins, 5 John Dempsey (12 Steve Kember), 6 Ron Harris, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Steve Finnieston, 10 Bill Garner, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Garner 37
   Manager Ron Suart

Queens Park Rangers (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Tuesday, 18th March 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Loftus Road
Attendance: 25,324
Referee: Brian H Daniels (Brentwood)
Queens Park Rangers Parkes, Shanks, Gillard, Masson, McLintock, Webb (Beck), Thomas, Francis, Busby, Bowles, Rogers
   Scorer Thomas 3
   Manager Dave Sexton
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow, 4 John Hollins, 5 Marvin Hinton, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Steve Finnieston (12 Tommy Langley), 10 Bill Garner, 11 Ian Britton
   Booked Harris, Locke 6
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 1 Middlesbrough (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 22nd March 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 22,240
Referee: Edward Jolly (Middleton)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow, 4 John Hollins, 5 Ron Harris, 6 David Hay, 7 Ian Britton, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Tommy Langley, 10 Steve Kember, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Sparrow 73
   Sub Not Used 12 Steve Finnieston
   Manager Ron Suart
Middlesbrough Platt, Craggs, Cooper, Souness, Boam, Maddren, Murdoch, Mills, Willey, Foggon, Armstrong
   Scorers Willey 18, Craggs 34
   Sent Off Cooper 47
   Sub Not Used Smith
   Manager Jack Charlton

West Ham United (0) 0 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 29th March 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Upton Park
Attendance: 31,025
Referee: Anthony E Morrissey (Bramhall)
West Ham United Day, Coleman, McDowell, Curbishley, T Taylor, Lock, Jennings (Ayris), Paddon, A Taylor, Brooking, Gould
   Manager John Lyall
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Marvin Hinton, 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Tommy Langley, 10 Peter Houseman, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Droy 22
   Sub Not Used 12 Ian Britton
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 0 Ipswich Town (0) 0

Date: Monday, 31st March 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 18
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 35,005
Referee: Ken W Baker (Rugby)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Steve Wicks, 6 Marvin Hinton, 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Tommy Langley, 10 Ian Britton, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Booked Hay
   Sub Not Used 12 Ray Wilkins
   Debut Players Steve Wicks
   Manager Ron Suart
Ipswich Town Sivell, Burley, Mills, Osborne, Hunter, Wark, Hamilton, Viljoen, Austin (Gates), Whymark, Woods
   Manager Bobby Robson

Stoke City (1) 3 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 5th April 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Victoria Ground
Attendance: 26,375
Referee: David Richardson (Blackburn)
Stoke City Shilton, Marsh, Bowers, Mahoney, Dodd, Skeels, Conroy, Greenhoff, Hurst, Hudson, Salmons
   Scorers Conroy 29, Greenhoff 63, Conroy 88
   Sub Not Used Haslegrave
   Manager Tony Waddington
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Ron Harris, 3 Gary Locke, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Marvin Hinton, 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Tommy Langley, 10 Steve Finnieston (12 Bill Garner), 11 Peter Houseman
   Booked Hollins 27
   Manager Ron Suart

Chelsea (0) 0 Manchester City (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 12th April 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 19
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 26,249
Referee: Alan Robinson (Portsmouth)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 Ron Harris, 4 John Hollins, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Marvin Hinton (12 Tommy Langley 72), 7 Steve Kember, 8 David Hay, 9 Charlie Cooke, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Peter Houseman
   Final Appearances Peter Houseman
   Manager Ron Suart
Manchester City Corrigan, Hammond, Donachie, Doyle, Booth, Oakes, Hartford, Bell, Marsh, Royle (Daniels 46), Tueart
   Scorer Hartford 31
   Manager Tony Book

Tottenham Hotspur (0) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 19th April 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: White Hart Lane
Attendance: 51,064
Referee: Jack K Taylor (Wolverhampton)
Tottenham Hotspur Jennings, Kinnear, Knowles, Beal, Osgood, Naylor, Conn, Perryman, Jones, Duncan, Neighbour
   Scorers Perryman 57, Conn 74
   Booked Knowles
   Sub Not Used Chivers
   Manager Terry Neill
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke, 3 John Sparrow, 4 Ian Britton, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 David Hay, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Teddy Maybank, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Booked Locke 4
   Sub Not Used 12 Steve Kember
   Debut Players Teddy Maybank
   Manager Eddie McCreadie

Chelsea (1) 1 Sheffield United (0) 1

Date: Wednesday, 23rd April 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 21
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 23,380
Referee: Ron Crabb (Exeter)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 Gary Locke (12 Bill Garner 67), 3 John Sparrow, 4 Ian Britton, 5 Micky Droy, 6 Ron Harris, 7 David Hay, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Teddy Maybank, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Maybank 6
   Manager Eddie McCreadie
Sheffield United Brown, Badger, Bradford, Eddy, Colquhoun, Flynn, Woodward, Speight, Dearden (Garbett 75), Currie, Field
   Scorer Eddy 76
   Manager Ken Furphy

Chelsea (0) 1 Everton (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 26th April 1975 Cutting
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 20
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 28,432
Referee: Peter Reeves (Leicester)
Chelsea 1 John Phillips, 2 David Hay, 3 John Sparrow, 4 Ian Britton, 5 Marvin Hinton, 6 Ron Harris, 7 Steve Kember, 8 Ray Wilkins, 9 Teddy Maybank, 10 Ian Hutchinson, 11 Charlie Cooke
   Scorer Wilkins 65
   Sub Not Used 12 Bill Garner
   Final Appearances Marvin Hinton, Steve Kember
   Manager Eddie McCreadie
Everton Davies, Bernard, Clements, Buckley, Kenyon, Hurst, Jones, Lyons, Latchford, Smallman, Pearson
   Scorer Latchford 70
   Sub Not Used Telfer
   Manager Billy Bingham