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Chelsea FC Profile: Percy Humphreys

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Full Name: Percy Humphreys

Born: Friday, 3rd December 1880
Place of birth: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Died: Monday, 13th April 1959 (aged 78)
Place of death: Stepney, London, England
Burial: Buried - Chadwell Heath Cemetery, London Borough of Barking and Dagenham, Greater London, England - Plot BB/5045

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1908 to 1909

Playing Career:

Leicester Fosse
Notts County
Chelsea (Feb 1908 to Dec 1909) - cost: unknown
Tottenham Hotspur
Leicester Fosse (A)

* (A) = Amateur

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 29th February 1908, Chelsea 2 - 1 Sunderland

Age on debut: 27 years 2 months 26 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 27th November 1909, The Wednesday 4 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1907 / 08 11000011
1908 / 09 23100024
1909 / 10 11000011


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1907 / 08 100001
1908 / 09 900009
1909 / 10 300003

* 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. Percy Humphreys made 46 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League29th Feb 1908Chelsea21Sunderland32,000 match won
League7th Mar 1908Woolwich Arsenal00Chelsea30,000 match drawn
League14th Mar 1908Chelsea31The Wednesday30,000 match won
League21st Mar 1908Bristol City00Chelsea15,000 match drawn
League1st Apr 1908Everton03Chelsea10,000 match won
League4th Apr 1908Manchester City03Chelsea40,000 match won scored 1 goal
League11th Apr 1908Chelsea00Preston North End40,000 match drawn
League18th Apr 1908Bury11Chelsea11,000 match drawn
League20th Apr 1908Chelsea02Liverpool40,000 match lost
League25th Apr 1908Chelsea13Aston Villa30,000 match lost
League29th Apr 1908Chelsea12Notts County10,000 match lost
League1st Sep 1908Chelsea00Preston North End25,000 match drawn
League12th Sep 1908Chelsea41Bury50,000 match won scored 1 goal
League19th Sep 1908Sheffield United13Chelsea15,000 match won scored 1 goal
League21st Sep 1908Chelsea21Nottingham Forest20,000 match won
League26th Sep 1908Chelsea02Aston Villa40,000 match lost
League3rd Oct 1908Nottingham Forest21Chelsea18,000 match lost scored 1 goal
League10th Oct 1908Chelsea20Sunderland35,000 match won
League17th Oct 1908Chelsea22The Wednesday25,000 match drawn
League24th Oct 1908Blackburn Rovers20Chelsea15,000 match lost
League14th Nov 1908Chelsea33Everton40,000 match drawn
League21st Nov 1908Leicester Fosse52Chelsea15,000 match lost
League12th Dec 1908Chelsea12Newcastle United25,000 match lost scored 1 goal
League19th Dec 1908Bristol City10Chelsea10,000 match lost
League25th Dec 1908Manchester City12Chelsea35,000 match won
League26th Dec 1908Chelsea12Manchester City40,000 match lost scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup6th Feb 1909Blackburn Rovers21Chelsea31,897 match lost
League13th Feb 1909Sunderland12Chelsea16,000 match won
League27th Feb 1909Chelsea11Blackburn Rovers10,000 match drawn
League3rd Apr 1909Woolwich Arsenal00Chelsea20,000 match drawn
League9th Apr 1909Chelsea30Middlesbrough50,000 match won scored 1 goal
League10th Apr 1909Chelsea32Notts County30,000 match won scored 1 goal
League17th Apr 1909Newcastle United13Chelsea30,000 match won scored 1 goal
League20th Apr 1909Bradford City30Chelsea14,000 match lost
League26th Apr 1909Chelsea31Bristol City12,000 match won scored 1 goal
League1st Sep 1909Chelsea22Notts County12,000 match drawn scored 1 goal
League4th Sep 1909Chelsea21Liverpool27,000 match won
League11th Sep 1909Aston Villa41Chelsea30,000 match lost scored 1 goal
League18th Sep 1909Chelsea22Sheffield United36,000 match drawn
League23rd Oct 1909Chelsea01Nottingham Forest30,000 match lost
League27th Oct 1909Chelsea20Preston North End25,000 match won scored 1 goal
League30th Oct 1909Sunderland40Chelsea10,000 match lost
League6th Nov 1909Chelsea01Everton35,000 match lost
League13th Nov 1909Manchester United20Chelsea10,000 match lost
League20th Nov 1909Chelsea03Bradford City24,000 match lost
League27th Nov 1909The Wednesday41Chelsea15,000 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

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Chelsea FC Player Percy Humphreys

Games Won: 16
Win Percentage: 34.78%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 46 appearances, Percy Humphreys played alongside the following 31 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Wally Bettridge (7)
Ted Birnie (35)
Billy Brawn (39)
Billy Bridgeman (11)
Jack Cameron (42)
Bill Cartwright (13)
Angus Douglas (7)
Sam Downing (16)
Norrie Fairgray (23)
Charlie Freeman (8)
George Henderson (3)
George Hilsdon (31)
Arthur Holden (11)
Evan Jones (4)
George Kennedy (6)
George Key (4)
Frank Lyon (2)
Tommy Mair (2)
Bob McRoberts (19)
Tommy Miller (19)
Alec Ormiston (7)
Edward Reilly (1)
Arthur Robinson (1)
Fred Rouse (12)
Jimmy Stark (10)
Joseph Walton (11)
Ben Warren (31)
Jack Whitley (45)
Arthur Wileman (3)
Jimmy Windridge (36)
Vivian Woodward (1)