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Season 1985-1986

Half-Time scores in brackets where known

Sheffield Wednesday (1) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 17th August 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 16
Venue: Hillsborough
Attendance: 26,164
Referee: Ken W Baker (Rugby)
Sheffield Wednesday Hodge, Sterland, Worthington, Shirtliff, Lyons, Hart, Marwood, Blair (Stainrod 66), Thompson, Chapman, Shelton
   Scorer Lyons 3
   Manager Howard Wilkinson
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman (12 Keith Jones 70), 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Speedie 35
   Debut Players Jerry Murphy
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (0) 1 Coventry City (0) 0

Date: Tuesday, 20th August 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 2
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 15,679
Referee: Alan Robinson (Portsmouth)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Keith Jones, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Speedie 76
   Sub Not Used 12 Paul Canoville
   Manager John Hollins
Coventry City Ogrizovic, Borrows, Downs, Bowman, Kilcline, Peake, Bennett, Hibbitt (Gynn), Regis, Gibson, Adams
   Manager Don Mackay

Chelsea (1) 2 Birmingham City (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 24th August 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 16,534
Referee: Dennis A Hedges (Oxford)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Keith Jones, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorers Rougvie 17, Jones 73
   Booked McLaughlin
   Sub Not Used 12 Paul Canoville
   Manager John Hollins
Birmingham City Seaman, Ranson, Jones, Wright, Armstrong, Kuhl, Bremner, Clarke, Kennedy, Geddis (Dicks 79), Hopkins
   Booked Kuhl, Ranson
   Manager Ron Saunders

Leicester City (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Wednesday, 28th August 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Filbert Street
Attendance: 11,248
Referee: John D Hough (Macclesfield)
Leicester City Andrews, Williams, R Smith, Ramsey, Osman, O'Neill, Lynex, Bright, A Smith, Wilson, Banks
   Sent Off Wilson 43
   Manager Gordon Milne
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Booked Murphy, Rougvie, Speedie
   Sent Off Speedie 43
   Sub Not Used 12 Keith Jones
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (2) 3 West Bromwich Albion (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 31st August 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 15,376
Referee: David Axcell (Southend)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorers Speedie 9, Speedie 43, Spackman 70 (Pen)
   Sub Not Used 12 Paul Canoville
   Manager John Hollins
West Bromwich Albion Godden, Whitehead, Anderson, Robson, Nicholl, Forsyth, Armstrong, Veradi, Mackenzie, Statham, Valentine
   Booked Statham
   Manager Johnny Giles

Tottenham Hotspur (3) 4 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Wednesday, 4th September 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 5
Venue: White Hart Lane
Attendance: 23,692
Referee: Brian T Stevens (Stonehouse)
Tottenham Hotspur Clemence, Thomas, Hughton, Roberts, Miller, P Allen, Ardiles, Falco, Chiedozie, Hoddle (Leworthy), Waddle
   Scorers Roberts 15, Miller 22, Chiedozie 45, Falco 72
   Booked Falco, Hoddle, Roberts
   Manager Peter Shreeves
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy (12 Paul Canoville 55)
   Scorer Dixon 67
   Booked Canoville, Pates 32
   Sent Off Pates 34
   Manager John Hollins

Luton Town (1) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 7th September 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 6
Venue: Kenilworth Road
Attendance: 10,720
Referee: Keren P Barratt (Coventry)
Luton Town Dibble, Johnson, Thomas, Nicholas, Foster, Donaghy, Hill, Stein, Harford, Nawajiobi, Preece (Elliott)
   Scorer Harford 37
   Manager David Pleat
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Dixon 48
   Sub Not Used 12 Paul Canoville
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (1) 2 Southampton (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 14th September 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 5
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 15,711
Referee: Michael L James (Horsham)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead (12 Kevin McAllister 46), 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 Gordon Davies, 11 Paul Canoville
   Scorers Dixon 33, Canoville 80
   Debut Players Kevin McAllister
   Final Appearances Gordon Davies
   Manager John Hollins
Southampton Shilton, Golac, Baker, Puckett (Lawrence), Wright, Bond, Townsend, Curtis, Jordan, Armstrong, Wallace
   Manager Chris Nicholl

Chelsea (0) 2 Arsenal (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 21st September 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 33,241
Referee: Jeff E Bray (Hinckley)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Robert Isaac, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Michael Hazard (12 Nigel Spackman 82), 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 Kevin McAllister, 11 Paul Canoville
   Scorers Nevin 77, Spackman 87 (Pen)
   Debut Players Michael Hazard
   Manager John Hollins
Arsenal Lukic, Anderson, Sansom, Davis, O'Leary, Caton, Robson, Allinson, Nicholas, Woodcock, Rix
   Scorer Nicholas 74
   Manager Don Howe

Mansfield Town (2) 2 Chelsea (0) 2

Date: Wednesday, 25th September 1985
Competition: Milk Cup Round 2 (First Leg)
Venue: Field Mill
Attendance: 6,018
Referee: Alan Robinson (Manchester)
Mansfield Town Hitchcock, Graham, Logan, Lowery, Foster, Pollard, Chamberlain, Kent, Cassells, Vinter, Kearney (Luke)
   Scorers Pollard 3, Cassells 16
   Manager Ian Greaves
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Michael Hazard, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Paul Canoville (12 Nigel Spackman)
   Scorers Speedie 76, Nevin 83
   Manager John Hollins

Watford (1) 3 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 28th September 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Vicarage Road
Attendance: 16,035
Referee: Howard W King (Merthyr Tydfil)
Watford Sherwood, Gibbs, Rostron, Talbot, Terry, Jackett, Callaghan, Blissett, West, Porter, Barnes
   Scorers Barnes 45, Blissett 58, Terry 76
   Penalty Missed Callaghan (Wide)
   Manager Graham Taylor
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin (12 Paul Canoville 68), 8 Michael Hazard, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Nigel Spackman
   Scorer Rougvie 66
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (2) 3 Portsmouth (0) 0

Date: Wednesday, 2nd October 1985
Competition: Full Members Cup Round 1
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 6,833
Referee: Gilbert Napthine (Sileby)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Michael Hazard (12 Paul Canoville 46), 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Nigel Spackman
   Scorers Bumstead 2, Hazard 5, Dixon 86
   Sub Not Used 12 Robert Isaac
   Manager John Hollins
Portsmouth Knight, Swain, Hardyman, Dillon, Blake, Ball, O'Callaghan, Kennedy, Morgan, Wood, Hilaire (Tait)
   Booked Ball, Blake, Kennedy
   Manager Alan Ball

Manchester City (0) 0 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 5th October 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Maine Road
Attendance: 20,104
Referee: Mike G Peck (Kendal)
Manchester City Nixon, May, Power, Clements, McCarthy, Phillips, Lillis, Wilson, Melrose (Tolmie), McNab, Simpson
   Manager Billy McNeill
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Michael Hazard (12 Paul Canoville), 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Nigel Spackman
   Scorer Dixon 10
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (0) 2 Mansfield Town (0) 0

Date: Wednesday, 9th October 1985
Competition: Milk Cup Round 2 (Second Leg)
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 11,664
Referee: Martin J Bodenham (Brighton)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Michael Hazard, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Nigel Spackman
   Scorers Dixon 48, Dixon 54
   Booked Speedie 46
   Sub Not Used 12 Paul Canoville
   Penalty Missed Dixon 78 (Saved)
   Manager John Hollins
Mansfield Town Hitchcock, Graham, Logan, Lowery, Foster, Pollard, Chamberlain, Whatmore, Kent, Vinter, Luke
   Booked Chamberlain, Lowery, Pollard
   Manager Ian Greaves

Chelsea (2) 2 Everton (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 12th October 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 27,634
Referee: Vic G Callow (Solihull)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Michael Hazard, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Nigel Spackman
   Scorers Dixon 4, Speedie 40
   Sub Not Used 12 Keith Jones
   Penalty Missed Spackman 21 (Over Bar)
   Manager John Hollins
Everton Southall, Stevens, Bailey, Ratcliffe, Van den Hauwe, Richardson (Heath 74), Steven, Lineker, Sharp, Bracewell, Sheedy
   Scorer Sheedy 41
   Booked Southall 20
   Sent Off Southall 60
   Penalty Missed Sharp 57 (Wide)
   Manager Howard Kendall

Oxford United (2) 2 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 19th October 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Manor Ground
Attendance: 12,072
Referee: Jim Ashworth (Rutland)
Oxford United Hardwick, Langan, Slatter, Phillips, Briggs, Shotton, Houghton, Aldridge, Thomas, Hebberd, Rhoades-Brown
   Scorers Aldridge 32, Rhoades-Brown 42
   Manager Maurice Evans
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie (12 Kevin McAllister 32), 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Michael Hazard, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Keith Jones
   Scorer Dixon 77
   Manager John Hollins

Charlton Athletic (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 3

Date: Wednesday, 23rd October 1985
Competition: Full Members Cup Round 2
Venue: Selhurst Park
Attendance: 3,714
Referee: Malcolm J Cotton (Surrey)
Charlton Athletic Lange, Humphrey (Friar), Reid, Towner, Berry, Pender, Stuart, Shipley, Pearson, Gritt, Flanaghan
   Scorer Pearson 80
   Manager Lennie Lawrence
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead (14 Kevin McAllister), 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Michael Hazard, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Nigel Spackman (12 Keith Jones)
   Scorers Nevin 78, Speedie 88, Nevin 90
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (0) 1 Manchester United (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 26th October 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 5
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 42,485
Referee: John E Martin (Alton)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Robert Isaac, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead (12 Keith Jones 82), 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister
   Scorer McLaughlin 75
   Booked Spackman, McAllister 43
   Manager John Hollins
Manchester United Bailey, Duxbury, Albiston, Whiteside, Moran, Hogg, McGrath, Olsen, Hughes, Stapleton, Barnes
   Scorers Olsen 41, Hughes 76
   Booked Hughes, Hogg 23
   Sent Off Hogg 43
   Manager Ron Atkinson

Chelsea (0) 1 Fulham (0) 1

Date: Tuesday, 29th October 1985
Competition: Milk Cup Round 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 19,699
Referee: Lester C Shapter (Torquay)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Robert Isaac, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister (12 Michael Hazard 70)
   Scorer Hazard 88
   Manager John Hollins
Fulham Peyton, Cottington, Carr, Scott, Hopkins, Parker, Marshall, Achampong, Coney, Pike, Barnett
   Scorer Carr 89 (Pen)
   Manager Ray Harford

Ipswich Town (0) 0 Chelsea (2) 2

Date: Saturday, 2nd November 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Portman Road
Attendance: 15,324
Referee: Brian Hill (Kettering)
Ipswich Town Cooper, Yallop, McCall, Zondervan, Cranson, Atkins, Putney (Rimmer), Brennan, Cole, Wilson, Dozzell
   Manager Bobby Ferguson
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Robert Isaac, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister
   Scorers Dixon 2, Speedie 10
   Sub Not Used 12 Michael Hazard
   Manager John Hollins

Fulham (0) 0 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Wednesday, 6th November 1985
Competition: Milk Cup Round 3 (replay)
Venue: Craven Cottage
Attendance: 20,190
Referee: Alan Seville (Birmingham)
Fulham Peyton, Cottington, Carr, Scott, Hopkins, Parker, Marshall, Achampong, Coney, Pike, Barnett
   Penalty Missed Carr 81 (Saved)
   Manager Ray Harford
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Robert Isaac, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister (12 Paul Canoville)
   Scorer Dixon 18
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (3) 4 Nottingham Forest (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 9th November 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 17,743
Referee: Roger G Milford (Bristol)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Michael Hazard
   Scorers Speedie 1, Dixon 24, Hazard 34 (Pen), Dixon 61
   Sub Not Used 12 Paul Canoville
   Manager John Hollins
Nottingham Forest Sutton, Mills, Pearce, Butterworth, Birtles, Webb, Carr, Metgod, Clough, Davenport, Rice (Walker 74)
   Scorers Clough 6, Clough 85
   Manager Brian Clough

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

Date: Wednesday, 13th November 1985
Competition: Full Members Cup Round 3
Venue: The Hawthorns
Attendance: 4,070
Referee: RA Banks (Manchester)
West Bromwich Albion Godden, Palmer (Anderson), Statham, Hunt, Bennett, Robertson, Valentine (Bull), Robson, Varadi, Thompson, Crooks
   Scorers Valentine 13, Crooks 17
   Manager Nobby Stiles
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Robert Isaac, 6 Keith Jones (14 Dale Jasper), 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kevin McAllister, 10 David Speedie, 11 Michael Hazard (12 Colin Lee)
   Scorers Speedie 26, McAllister 70
   Manager John Hollins
Won 5-4 on penalties.
Penalty Shoot-Out Crooks-Hit post 0-0, Spackman-scored 1-0, Bull-scored 1-1, Jasper-scored 2-1, Hunt-scored 2-2, Pates-scored 3-2, Varadi-scored 3-3, Wood-scored 4-3, Thompson-scored 4-4, Lee-scored 5-4

Newcastle United (1) 1 Chelsea (1) 3

Date: Saturday, 16th November 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: St James' Park
Attendance: 22,355
Referee: Neil Midgley (Salford)
Newcastle United Thomas, Anderson, Bailey, McCreery (Stewart), Clarke, Roeder, Gascoigne, Allon, Reilly, Beardsley, Davies
   Scorer Roeder 2
   Manager Willie McFaul
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Michael Hazard
   Scorers Speedie 43, Spackman 78, Dixon 82
   Sub Not Used 12 Kevin McAllister
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (1) 2 Aston Villa (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 23rd November 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 17,509
Referee: Allan Gunn (Burgess Hill)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Michael Hazard (12 Kevin McAllister 71)
   Scorers Dixon 31, Speedie 83
   Manager John Hollins
Aston Villa Spink, Williams, Dorigo, Evans, Glover, Bradley, Daley (Birch 74), Stainrod, Gray, Hodge, Walters
   Scorer Gray 34
   Manager Graham Turner

Chelsea (2) 2 Everton (2) 2

Date: Tuesday, 26th November 1985
Competition: Milk Cup Round 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 27,544
Referee: Dennis A Hedges (Oxford)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates (12 Kevin McAllister), 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Dale Jasper
   Scorers Dixon 1, Nevin 39
   Booked Speedie 25
   Final Appearances Dale Jasper
   Manager John Hollins
Everton Southall, Harper, Van den Hauwe, Ratcliffe, Stevens, Heath, Steven, Lineker, Sharp, Bracewell, Sheedy
   Scorers Sheedy 2, Bracewell 13
   Booked Ratcliffe 25
   Sent Off Sheedy 27
   Sub Not Used Richardson
   Manager Howard Kendall

Liverpool (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 30th November 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Anfield
Attendance: 38,382
Referee: Neville J Ashley (Cheshire)
Liverpool Grobbelaar, Nicol, Beglin, Lawrenson, Whelan, Hansen, Walsh, Johnston, Rush, Molby, McMahon
   Scorer Molby 86 (Pen)
   Sub Not Used MacDonald
   Manager Kenny Dalglish
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Doug Rougvie, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 Kevin McAllister (12 Paul Canoville 80), 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Nevin 88
   Booked Dublin, Rougvie
   Manager John Hollins

Oxford United (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 4

Date: Wednesday, 4th December 1985
Competition: Full Members Cup Semi-Final (First Leg)
Venue: Manor Ground
Attendance: 6,018
Referee: Gilbert Napthine (Loughborough)
Oxford United Hardwick, Slatter (Jones), McDonald, Phillips (Trewick), Briggs, Shotton, Houghton, Aldridge, Thomas, Hebberd, Rhoades-Brown
   Scorer Aldridge 80 (Pen)
   Booked Hebberd, McDonald
   Manager Maurice Evans
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Doug Rougvie, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 Kevin McAllister, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorers Slatter (O.G) 34, Dixon 49, Dixon 81, Dixon 87
   Booked Dublin
   Sent Off Jones 27
   Subs Not Used Paul Canoville, Dale Jasper
   Manager John Hollins

Coventry City (1) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 7th December 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Highfield Road
Attendance: 8,721
Referee: Trevor A Jones (Macclesfield)
Coventry City Ogrizovic, Borrows, Downs, Bowman, Rodger, McGrath, Adams, Turner, Regis, Gibson, Bennett
   Scorer Gibson 7
   Manager Don Mackay
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy (12 Kevin McAllister)
   Scorer Murphy 36
   Manager John Hollins

Everton (1) 1 Chelsea (1) 2

Date: Tuesday, 10th December 1985
Competition: Milk Cup Round 4 (replay)
Venue: Goodison Park
Attendance: 26,373
Referee: Keith S Hackett (Sheffield)
Everton Southall, Harper, Van den Hauwe (Marshall 65), Ratcliffe, Stevens, Heath, Steven, Lineker, Sharp, Bracewell, Richardson
   Scorer Lineker 9
   Manager Howard Kendall
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorers Dixon 1, McLaughlin 74
   Sent Off Wood 67
   Sub Not Used 12 Kevin McAllister
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (1) 2 Sheffield Wednesday (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 14th December 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 19,658
Referee: Maurice Robinson (Sutton Coldfield)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin (12 Paul Canoville 84), 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister
   Scorers Speedie 27, Spackman 46
   Manager John Hollins
Sheffield Wednesday Hodge, Sterland, Snodin, Madden, Morris (Chamberlain 58), Hart, Marwood, Blair, Chapman, Worthington, Shelton
   Scorer Marwood 65 (Pen)
   Booked Sterland
   Sent Off Sterland
   Manager Howard Wilkinson

Chelsea (0) 0 Oxford United (1) 1

Date: Tuesday, 17th December 1985
Competition: Full Members Cup Semi-Final (Second Leg)
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 8,528
Referee: Roger G Milford (Bristol)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie (14 Kevin McAllister 48), 11 John Bumstead (12 Keith Dublin)
   Manager John Hollins
Oxford United Judge, Trewick, Slatter, Phillips, Briggs, Shotton, Houghton, Aldridge, Charles (Jones), Hebberd, Brock
   Scorer Hebberd 44
   Manager Maurice Evans

Birmingham City (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 21st December 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: St Andrews
Attendance: 10,594
Referee: David Scott (Burnley)
Birmingham City Seaman, Ranson, Roberts, Wright, Hagan, Kuhl, Bremner, Rees, Kennedy, Dicks (Platnauer 72), Jones
   Scorer Platnauer 81
   Booked Kuhl
   Manager Ron Saunders
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead (12 Paul Canoville 57), 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 Kevin McAllister, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorers Hagan (O.G) 35, Nevin 88
   Sent Off Murphy 82
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (1) 2 Tottenham Hotspur (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 28th December 1985
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 2
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 37,115
Referee: John C Deakin (Llantwit Major)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Doug Rougvie, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Jerry Murphy, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister (12 Paul Canoville 46)
   Scorers Dixon 19, Spackman 62 (Pen)
   Manager John Hollins
Tottenham Hotspur Clemence, Thomas (Ardiles 31), Hughton, Stevens, Mabbutt, Perryman, P Allen, Falco, C Allen, Hoddle, Waddle
   Manager Peter Shreeves

Shrewsbury Town (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 4th January 1986
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 3
Venue: Gay Meadow
Attendance: 8,100
Referee: Neil Midgley (Salford)
Shrewsbury Town Perks, Williams, Hughes, Cross, Pearson, Stevens, McNally, Hackett, Nardiello, Robinson, Daly
   Manager Chic Bates
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Doug Rougvie, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Michael Hazard (12 Paul Canoville 71)
   Scorer Speedie 82
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (0) 1 Luton Town (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 11th January 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 21,102
Referee: John E Martin (Alton)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Doug Rougvie, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Michael Hazard
   Scorer Speedie 55
   Sub Not Used 12 Paul Canoville
   Manager John Hollins
Luton Town Sealey, Breacker, Thomas, Nicholas, Foster, Donaghy, Hill, B Stein, Newell, M North (Daniel 77), Preece
   Manager David Pleat

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

Date: Saturday, 18th January 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: The Hawthorns
Attendance: 10,300
Referee: Don Shaw (Crewe)
West Bromwich Albion Grew, Nicholl, Statham, Hunt, Forsyth, Palmer, Thompson, Veradi (Owen), Dennison, Thomas, Crooks
   Penalty Missed ??? (Saved)
   Manager Nobby Stiles
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie (12 Paul Canoville), 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorers Speedie 19, Murphy 53, Nevin 85
   Booked Dixon, McLaughlin, Murphy, Speedie
   Manager John Hollins

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

Date: Wednesday, 22nd January 1986
Competition: Milk Cup Round 5
Venue: Loftus Road
Attendance: 27,000
Referee: Lester C Shapter (Torquay)
Queens Park Rangers Barron, McDonald, Dawes, Neill, Wicks, Fenwick, Robinson, James, Bannister, Byrne, Fereday
   Scorer Byrne 12
   Booked James
   Manager Jim Smith
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Doug Rougvie, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin (12 Paul Canoville), 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Nevin 25
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (0) 1 Liverpool (1) 2

Date: Sunday, 26th January 1986
Competition: F.A. Cup Round 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 33,625
Referee: Alan Robinson (Portsmouth)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Doug Rougvie, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon (12 Paul Canoville 8), 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Speedie 64
   Manager John Hollins
Liverpool Grobbelaar, Nicol, Beglin, Lawrenson, Whelan, Hansen, Walsh, Johnston, Rush, Molby, Gillespie
   Scorers Rush 45, Lawrenson 48
   Sub Not Used Lee
   Manager Kenny Dalglish

Chelsea (0) 0 Queens Park Rangers (0) 2

Date: Wednesday, 29th January 1986
Competition: Milk Cup Round 5 (replay)
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 27,937
Referee: Allan Gunn (Burgess Hill)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin (12 Michael Hazard), 4 Colin Pates, 5 Doug Rougvie, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kevin McAllister, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Manager John Hollins
Queens Park Rangers Barron, McDonald, Dawes, Neill, Wicks, Fillery, Robinson, James, Bannister, Byrne (Allen 60), Fereday
   Scorers McDonald 109, Robinson 119
   Booked Dawes, Fillery
   Manager Jim Smith
After Extra Time. Score at 90 mins 0-0

Chelsea (1) 2 Leicester City (1) 2

Date: Saturday, 1st February 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 12,372
Referee: Bob Hamer (Bristol)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Doug Rougvie, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Duncan Shearer, 10 Kevin McAllister (12 Keith Jones 45), 11 Michael Hazard
   Scorers Shearer 27, Jones 60
   Debut Players Duncan Shearer
   Manager John Hollins
Leicester City Andrews, Feeley, Morgan, Wilson, Osman, O'Neill, Lynex, Sealy, A Smith, Mauchlen, Banks
   Scorers Mauchlen 30, Lynex 72 (Pen)
   Manager Gordon Milne

Chelsea (0) 1 Oxford United (2) 4

Date: Saturday, 8th February 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 16,181
Referee: Ian Hemley (Ampthill)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 John Millar, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Doug Rougvie, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Duncan Shearer, 10 Keith Jones, 11 Michael Hazard
   Scorer Bumstead 63
   Sub Not Used 12 Dale Jasper
   Debut Players John Millar
   Final Appearances Duncan Shearer
   Manager John Hollins
Oxford United Judge, Trewick, Slatter, Phillips, Briggs, Shotton, Houghton, Aldridge, Charles, Hebberd, Rhoades-Brown
   Scorers Rhoades-Brown 11, Charles 40, Hebberd 76, Aldridge 77
   Manager Maurice Evans

Chelsea (0) 1 Manchester City (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 8th March 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 17,573
Referee: Alan Seville (Birmingham)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Colin Lee (12 Nigel Spackman), 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Kevin McAllister, 8 Darren Wood, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Reid (O.G) 85
   Manager John Hollins
Manchester City Nixon, Reid, Power, Clements, McCarthy, Phillips, Lillis, May, Davies, McNab, Simpson
   Sub Not Used Baker
   Manager Billy McNeill

Everton (0) 1 Chelsea (1) 1

Date: Sunday, 16th March 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Goodison Park
Attendance: 30,145
Referee: David Hutchinson (Harrogate)
Everton Southall, Stevens, Pointon, Van den Hauwe, Mountfield, Richardson (Heath 71), Steven, Lineker, Sharp, Bracewell, Sheedy
   Scorer Sheedy 86
   Manager Howard Kendall
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Murphy 12
   Booked Rougvie, Spackman, Speedie
   Sub Not Used 12 Colin Lee
   Manager John Hollins

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

Date: Wednesday, 19th March 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 17,871
Referee: Howard Taylor (Oadby)
Chelsea 1 Eddie Niedzwiecki (12 Colin Lee 72), 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Nevin 29
   Manager John Hollins
Queens Park Rangers Barron, McDonald, Dawes, Neill, Wicks, Fenwick, Allen, James, Bannister (Kerslake), Fillery, Robinson
   Scorer Kerslake 85
   Manager Jim Smith
David Speedie took over in goal after Niedzwiecki was replaced

Southampton (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 22nd March 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: The Dell
Attendance: 15,509
Referee: Keith A Cooper (Pontypridd)
Southampton Shilton, Forrest, Dennis, Holmes, Whitlock, Bond, Lawrence (Wallace), Cockerill, Jordan, Armstrong, Moran
   Manager Chris Nicholl
Chelsea 1 Steve Francis, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister
   Scorer Pates 61
   Sub Not Used 12 Colin Lee
   Manager John Hollins

Manchester City (1) 4 Chelsea (2) 5

Date: Sunday, 23rd March 1986
Competition: Full Members Cup Final
Venue: Wembley
Attendance: 67,236
Referee: Alan Saunders (Newcastle)
Manchester City Nixon, Reid (Simpson 59), Power, Redmond, McCarthy, Phillips (Baker 59), Lillis, May, Kinsey, McNab, Wilson
   Scorers Kinsey 10, McCarthy 84, Rougvie (O.G) 88, Lillis 89 (Pen)
   Manager Billy McNeill
Chelsea 1 Steve Francis, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Colin Lee, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister
   Scorers Speedie 24, Lee 36, Speedie 52, Speedie 60, Lee 80
   Subs Not Used 12 Keith Dublin, 14 Michael Hazard
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (0) 0 West Ham United (1) 4

Date: Saturday, 29th March 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 29,955
Referee: Ray S Lewis (Great Bookham)
Chelsea 1 Steve Francis, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead (12 Michael Hazard 66), 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Colin Lee, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister
   Manager John Hollins
West Ham United Parkes, Stewart, Parris, Gale, Hilton, Devonshire (Orr 77), Ward, McAvennie, Dickens, Cottee, Pike
   Scorers Devonshire 23, Cottee 56, Cottee 63, McAvennie 67
   Manager John Lyall

Queens Park Rangers (3) 6 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Monday, 31st March 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Loftus Road
Attendance: 18,584
Referee: Martin J Bodenham (Brighton)
Queens Park Rangers Barron, McDonald, Dawes, Fereday, Wicks, Fenwick (Rosenior 67), Allen, James, Bannister, Byrne, Robinson
   Scorers Bannister 7, Bannister 22, Byrne 43, Bannister 57, Byrne 64, Rosenior 82
   Booked James 65
   Manager Jim Smith
Chelsea 1 Steve Francis, 2 Colin Lee, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Michael Hazard, 7 Pat Nevin (12 Paul Canoville), 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Kevin McAllister
   Sent Off Speedie 65
   Final Appearances Steve Francis
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (1) 1 Ipswich Town (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 5th April 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 13,072
Referee: John E Martin (Alton)
Chelsea 1 Tony Godden, 2 Terry Howard, 3 Keith Dublin, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Speedie 5
   Sub Not Used 12 Michael Hazard
   Debut Players Tony Godden
   Manager John Hollins
Ipswich Town Hallworth, Zondervan, McCall, Atkins (Putney), Cranson, Butcher, Gleghorn, Brennan, Cole, Wilson, Dozzell
   Scorer Brennan 37
   Manager Bobby Ferguson

Manchester United (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 2

Date: Wednesday, 9th April 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Old Trafford
Attendance: 45,355
Referee: George Courtney (Spenneymoor)
Manchester United Turner, Gidman, Albiston, Duxbury, McGrath, Higgins, Robson, Strachan (Stapleton), Hughes, Davenport, Olsen
   Scorer Olsen 68 (Pen)
   Manager Ron Atkinson
Chelsea 1 Tony Godden, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Michael Hazard, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorers Dixon 46, Dixon 90
   Booked Godden, Rougvie
   Sub Not Used 12 Kevin McAllister
   Manager John Hollins

Nottingham Forest (0) 0 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Saturday, 12th April 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: City Ground
Attendance: 18,055
Referee: Don Shaw (Cheshire)
Nottingham Forest Sutton, Fleming, Pearce, Walker, Metgod, Bowyer, Carr, Webb, Clough, Campbell, Walsh
   Booked Pearce
   Manager Brian Clough
Chelsea 1 Tony Godden, 2 Darren Wood, 3 John Millar, 4 Doug Rougvie, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Michael Hazard, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Booked McLaughlin, Millar, Rougvie, Speedie
   Sub Not Used 12 Colin Lee
   Manager John Hollins

West Ham United (0) 1 Chelsea (0) 2

Date: Tuesday, 15th April 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 3
Venue: Upton Park
Attendance: 29,361
Referee: Martin J Bodenham (Brighton)
West Ham United Parkes, Stewart, Parris, Gale (Orr 46), Martin, Devonshire, Ward, McAvennie, Dickens, Cottee, Pike
   Scorer Cottee 51
   Booked Dickens, Stewart
   Manager John Lyall
Chelsea 1 Tony Godden, 2 Darren Wood, 3 John Millar, 4 Doug Rougvie, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead (12 Kevin McAllister), 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 Michael Hazard, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorers Spackman 55, Nevin 77
   Booked McLaughlin, Millar, Rougvie
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (1) 1 Newcastle United (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 19th April 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 4
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 18,970
Referee: John C Deakin (South Glamorgan)
Chelsea 1 Tony Godden, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie (12 Kevin McAllister 55), 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 Michael Hazard, 11 John Millar
   Scorer Nevin 22
   Manager John Hollins
Newcastle United McKellar, McDonald, Bailey, McCreery, Clarke, Roeder, Stephenson, Anderson, Whitehurst, Beardsley, Cunningham
   Scorer Anderson 44
   Manager Willie McFaul

Aston Villa (1) 3 Chelsea (0) 1

Date: Saturday, 26th April 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 5
Venue: Villa Park
Attendance: 17,770
Referee: Robert F Nixon
Aston Villa Poole, Norton, Williams, Evans, Elliott, Hunt, Blair, Stainrod, Gray, Birch, Walters
   Scorers Norton 43, Hunt 84, Stainrod 89
   Manager Graham Turner
Chelsea 1 Tony Godden, 2 Darren Wood, 3 John Millar, 4 Colin Pates, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Michael Hazard (12 Pat Nevin), 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Scorer Spackman 72 (Pen)
   Manager John Hollins

Arsenal (0) 2 Chelsea (0) 0

Date: Tuesday, 29th April 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 5
Venue: Highbury
Attendance: 24,025
Referee: Alan Robinson (Portsmouth)
Arsenal Lukic, Anderson, Sansom, Keown, O'Leary, Adams, Robson, Davis, Nicholas, Woodcock, Rix (Quinn)
   Scorers Anderson 67, Nicholas 77
   Manager Steve Burtenshaw
Chelsea 1 Tony Godden, 2 Darren Wood, 3 Doug Rougvie, 4 Colin Pates (12 Keith Jones), 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 John Bumstead, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Jerry Murphy
   Manager John Hollins

Chelsea (0) 0 Liverpool (1) 1

Date: Saturday, 3rd May 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 6
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 43,900
Referee: Lester C Shapter (Torquay)
Chelsea 1 Tony Godden, 2 Darren Wood, 3 John Millar (12 Kevin McAllister 80), 4 Doug Rougvie, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Pat Nevin, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Kerry Dixon, 10 David Speedie, 11 Paul Canoville
   Manager John Hollins
Liverpool Grobbelaar, Gillespie, Beglin, Nicol, Whelan, Hansen, Dalglish, Johnston, Rush, Lawrenson, MacDonald
   Scorer Dalglish 24
   Sub Not Used McMahon
   Manager Kenny Dalglish

Chelsea (0) 1 Watford (2) 5

Date: Monday, 5th May 1986
Competition: Football League Division 1     Position 6
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 12,017
Referee: Brian Hill (Kettering)
Chelsea 1 Les Fridge, 2 Darren Wood (12 John McNaught 25), 3 John Millar, 4 Doug Rougvie, 5 Joe McLaughlin, 6 Keith Jones, 7 Kevin McAllister, 8 Nigel Spackman, 9 Gordon Durie, 10 David Speedie, 11 Paul Canoville
   Scorer Speedie 79
   Debut Players Les Fridge, John McNaught, Gordon Durie
   Final Appearances Les Fridge, Paul Canoville
   Manager John Hollins
Watford Coton, Gibbs, Sinnott (Bardsley 55), Talbot, Terry, McClelland, Sterling, Blissett, West, Jackett, Barnes
   Scorers Talbot 2, Talbot 43, Bardsley 64, Bardsley 76, West 85
   Manager Graham Taylor