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Match detail: Chelsea v Burnley

Match Date: Saturday, 5th Sep 1959 at 15:00
Competition: League - Football League Division 1
Opponent: Burnley
Venue: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 36,023
Half Time: 2 - 1
Result: Won 4 - 1
Referee: R G Warnke (Coventry)

Debut: Eric McMillan
First Chelsea Goal(s): Charlie Livesey

Team:

Sylvan Anderton
Frank Blunstone
Peter Brabrook
Jimmy Greaves
Charlie Livesey
Reg Matthews (GK)
Eric McMillan
Mel Scott
Peter Sillett (C)
Bobby Tambling
Ron Tindall

Chelsea Goal Scorers:

Charlie Livesey (33)
Peter Brabrook (39)
Jimmy Greaves (60)
Charlie Livesey (67)

Burnley Goal Scorers:

John Connelly (21)





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