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Chelsea FC Player Profile: George Dodd

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Full Name: George Francis Dodd

Born: Friday, 16th December 1881
Place of Birth: Wallasey, England
Height: 5' 7"
Died: Friday, 1st January 1960

Playing Career:

Rock Ferry
Stockport County
Notts County
Chelsea (Oct 1911 to Feb 1913) - cost: unknown
Brighton And Hove Albion
Luton Town
Charlton Athletic

Chelsea Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 14th October 1911, Chelsea 2 - 0 Nottingham Forest

Age on debut: 29 years 9 months 28 days

Last Appearance: Thursday, 26th December 1912, Manchester United 4 - 2 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1911 / 12 18200020
1912 / 13 11000011


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1911 / 12 710008

* oth = other competitive matches such as Full Members Cup, Charity/Community Shield, Fifa World Club Cup.
Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. George Dodd made 31 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League14th Oct 1911Chelsea20Nottingham Forest24,000 match won scored 1 goal
League21st Oct 1911Burnley22Chelsea12,000 match drawn
League28th Oct 1911Clapton Orient14Chelsea25,000 match won scored 1 goal
League4th Nov 1911Chelsea22Bristol City25,000 match drawn
League11th Nov 1911Birmingham14Chelsea25,000 match won scored 2 goals
League18th Nov 1911Chelsea31Huddersfield Town5,000 match won
League25th Nov 1911Blackpool10Chelsea12,000 match lost
League2nd Dec 1911Chelsea10Glossop25,000 match won
League9th Dec 1911Hull City10Chelsea14,000 match lost
League16th Dec 1911Chelsea21Barnsley20,000 match won
League23rd Dec 1911Bradford Park Avenue11Chelsea20,000 match drawn scored 1 goal
League25th Dec 1911Fulham01Chelsea40,000 match won
League26th Dec 1911Chelsea10Fulham41,761 match won scored 1 goal
League30th Dec 1911Stockport County01Chelsea7,000 match won
League6th Jan 1912Chelsea42Leeds City10,000 match won scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup13th Jan 1912Chelsea10Sheffield United34,400 match won scored 1 goal
League20th Jan 1912Wolverhampton Wanderers31Chelsea9,000 match lost
League27th Jan 1912Chelsea21Leicester Fosse27,000 match won
F.A. Cup3rd Feb 1912Bradford City20Chelsea21,070 match lost
League8th Apr 1912Derby County20Chelsea17,000 match lost
League7th Sep 1912Bolton Wanderers10Chelsea21,666 match lost
League9th Sep 1912Chelsea12Liverpool25,000 match lost
League14th Sep 1912Chelsea42Sheffield United40,000 match won
League21st Sep 1912Newcastle United32Chelsea38,000 match lost
League5th Oct 1912Chelsea20Sunderland25,000 match won
League12th Oct 1912Woolwich Arsenal01Chelsea22,000 match won
League19th Oct 1912Chelsea03Bradford City40,000 match lost
League26th Oct 1912Manchester City20Chelsea40,000 match lost
League2nd Nov 1912Chelsea02West Bromwich Albion35,100 match lost
League9th Nov 1912Everton10Chelsea20,000 match lost
League26th Dec 1912Manchester United42Chelsea25,000 match lost
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Chelsea FC Player George Dodd

Games Won: 15
Win Percentage: 48.39%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea career of 31 appearances, George Dodd played alongside the following 28 players (number of appearances together in brackets)

Wally Bettridge (19)
Ron Brebner (10)
Billy Bridgeman (23)
Billy Brown (2)
Robert Buchanan (3)
David Calderhead (Jnr) (2)
Jack Cameron (29)
Bill Cartwright (1)
Angus Douglas (27)
Sam Downing (28)
Norrie Fairgray (5)
Harry Ford (4)
Charlie Freeman (1)
Jack Harrow (6)
Tom Hewitt (8)
George Hilsdon (1)
George Johnson (1)
James Molyneux (2)
Alec Ormiston (29)
William Read (3)
Jimmy Sharp (1)
Frederick Taylor (25)
Bob Thomson (22)
James Turnbull (3)
Ben Warren (3)
Jack Whitley (19)
Bob Whittingham (25)
Vivian Woodward (8)