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Chelsea FC Profile: Bert Murray

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Full Name: Albert George Murray

Born: Tuesday, 22nd September 1942 (age: 81)
Place of birth: Shoreditch, London, England
Height: 5' 7 1/2"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Men's 1st Team Player from 1961 to 1966

Playing Career:

Chelsea (May 1961 to Aug 1966) - From Chelsea Juniors
Birmingham City
Brighton And Hove Albion
Peterborough United

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Competitive Debut: Saturday, 21st October 1961, Birmingham City 3 - 2 Chelsea

Age on debut: 19 years 0 months 29 days

100th Appearance: Tuesday, 31st March 1964, Nottingham Forest 0 - 1 Chelsea

Last Competitive First-Team Appearance: Monday, 16th May 1966, Chelsea 0 - 2 Aston Villa


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1961 / 62 18100019
1962 / 63 39400043
1963 / 64 37300040
1964 / 65 40560051
1965 / 66 26 (4)103030 (4)
Total160 (4)14630183 (4)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1961 / 62 400004
1962 / 63 410005
1963 / 64 12200014
1964 / 65 17100018
1965 / 66 200103

* 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. Bert Murray made 183 appearances for Chelsea, of which 4 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League21st Oct 1961Birmingham City32Chelsea20,079 match lost
League28th Oct 1961Chelsea11Everton25,535 match drawn
League4th Nov 1961Arsenal03Chelsea37,604 match won
League11th Nov 1961Chelsea10Bolton Wanderers12,404 match won
League18th Nov 1961Manchester City22Chelsea16,583 match drawn
League25th Nov 1961Chelsea41West Bromwich Albion25,025 match won
League2nd Dec 1961Ipswich Town52Chelsea22,726 match lost scored 1 goal
League16th Dec 1961Nottingham Forest30Chelsea17,419 match lost
F.A. Cup6th Jan 1962Liverpool43Chelsea48,455 match lost
League10th Feb 1962Blackburn Rovers30Chelsea12,206 match lost
League16th Feb 1962Chelsea10Blackpool24,276 match won
League24th Feb 1962Chelsea10Sheffield Wednesday23,760 match won
League9th Mar 1962Chelsea11Birmingham City23,959 match drawn scored 1 goal
League17th Mar 1962Everton40Chelsea37,215 match lost
League24th Mar 1962Chelsea23Arsenal31,016 match lost
League31st Mar 1962Bolton Wanderers42Chelsea15,495 match lost scored 1 goal
League7th Apr 1962Chelsea11Manchester City18,629 match drawn
League20th Apr 1962Chelsea45Wolverhampton Wanderers31,221 match lost scored 1 goal
League21st Apr 1962Chelsea22Ipswich Town28,462 match drawn
League18th Aug 1962Rotherham United01Chelsea11,268 match won
League22nd Aug 1962Chelsea30Scunthorpe United18,377 match won
League25th Aug 1962Chelsea50Charlton Athletic24,683 match won
League28th Aug 1962Scunthorpe United30Chelsea11,196 match lost
League1st Sep 1962Stoke City00Chelsea19,470 match drawn
League8th Sep 1962Chelsea10Sunderland32,901 match won
League10th Sep 1962Chelsea20Southampton18,890 match won
League15th Sep 1962Leeds United20Chelsea27,620 match lost
League19th Sep 1962Southampton21Chelsea18,717 match lost
League22nd Sep 1962Chelsea22Swansea Town22,693 match drawn scored 1 goal
League29th Sep 1962Portsmouth02Chelsea22,627 match won
League6th Oct 1962Chelsea60Cardiff City25,434 match won scored 1 goal
League13th Oct 1962Huddersfield Town10Chelsea23,936 match lost
League20th Oct 1962Chelsea32Middlesbrough32,551 match won
League27th Oct 1962Derby County13Chelsea12,653 match won
League3rd Nov 1962Chelsea42Newcastle United34,428 match won scored 1 goal
League10th Nov 1962Walsall15Chelsea8,492 match won
League17th Nov 1962Chelsea20Norwich City28,816 match won
League24th Nov 1962Grimsby Town03Chelsea10,823 match won
League1st Dec 1962Chelsea11Plymouth Argyle29,829 match drawn
League8th Dec 1962Preston North End13Chelsea14,487 match won
League15th Dec 1962Chelsea30Rotherham United19,735 match won
League22nd Dec 1962Charlton Athletic14Chelsea21,307 match won
League26th Dec 1962Luton Town02Chelsea11,867 match won
F.A. Cup5th Jan 1963Tranmere Rovers22Chelsea17,162 match drawn
F.A. Cup30th Jan 1963Chelsea31Tranmere Rovers20,505 match won
League9th Feb 1963Swansea Town20Chelsea13,359 match lost
League23rd Feb 1963Cardiff City10Chelsea16,108 match lost
League2nd Mar 1963Chelsea12Huddersfield Town32,427 match lost
F.A. Cup6th Mar 1963Charlton Athletic03Chelsea37,522 match won scored 1 goal
League9th Mar 1963Middlesbrough10Chelsea24,781 match lost
F.A. Cup16th Mar 1963Manchester United21Chelsea48,298 match lost
League23rd Mar 1963Newcastle United20Chelsea39,418 match lost
League27th Mar 1963Chelsea31Derby County19,553 match won
League30th Mar 1963Chelsea01Walsall19,625 match lost
League1st Apr 1963Chelsea31Luton Town21,211 match won
League6th Apr 1963Norwich City41Chelsea20,205 match lost
League12th Apr 1963Chelsea20Bury45,069 match won
League13th Apr 1963Chelsea21Grimsby Town21,768 match won
League20th Apr 1963Plymouth Argyle21Chelsea17,027 match lost
League27th Apr 1963Chelsea20Preston North End23,770 match won scored 1 goal
League30th Apr 1963Chelsea22Leeds United24,387 match drawn
League11th May 1963Chelsea01Stoke City66,199 match lost
League24th Aug 1963Chelsea00West Ham United46,298 match drawn
League27th Aug 1963Burnley00Chelsea19,674 match drawn
League31st Aug 1963Sheffield United11Chelsea18,125 match drawn scored 1 goal
League4th Sep 1963Chelsea20Burnley31,881 match won
League7th Sep 1963Chelsea13Liverpool38,202 match lost
League11th Sep 1963Chelsea10Blackburn Rovers27,384 match won
League14th Sep 1963Aston Villa20Chelsea23,720 match lost
League16th Sep 1963Blackburn Rovers22Chelsea23,217 match drawn scored 1 goal
League21st Sep 1963Chelsea03Tottenham Hotspur57,401 match lost
League28th Sep 1963Wolverhampton Wanderers41Chelsea20,762 match lost
League26th Oct 1963Fulham01Chelsea32,945 match won
League2nd Nov 1963Chelsea23Birmingham City22,974 match lost
League9th Nov 1963West Bromwich Albion11Chelsea16,267 match drawn scored 1 goal
League16th Nov 1963Chelsea31Arsenal47,050 match won scored 1 goal
League23rd Nov 1963Leicester City24Chelsea23,315 match won
League30th Nov 1963Chelsea40Bolton Wanderers19,969 match won scored 1 goal
League7th Dec 1963Everton11Chelsea39,538 match drawn
League14th Dec 1963West Ham United22Chelsea21,950 match drawn
League21st Dec 1963Chelsea32Sheffield United19,505 match won
League26th Dec 1963Blackpool15Chelsea17,563 match won scored 1 goal
League28th Dec 1963Chelsea10Blackpool34,380 match won
F.A. Cup4th Jan 1964Tottenham Hotspur11Chelsea49,382 match drawn scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup8th Jan 1964Chelsea20Tottenham Hotspur70,123 match won scored 1 goal
League11th Jan 1964Liverpool21Chelsea46,460 match lost
League18th Jan 1964Chelsea10Aston Villa23,968 match won
F.A. Cup25th Jan 1964Chelsea12Huddersfield Town39,036 match lost
League1st Feb 1964Tottenham Hotspur12Chelsea51,007 match won
League8th Feb 1964Chelsea23Wolverhampton Wanderers26,131 match lost scored 1 goal
League22nd Feb 1964Chelsea40Ipswich Town20,703 match won scored 1 goal
League29th Feb 1964Sheffield Wednesday32Chelsea19,416 match lost
League4th Mar 1964Stoke City20Chelsea21,441 match lost
League7th Mar 1964Chelsea12Fulham26,219 match lost
League14th Mar 1964Arsenal24Chelsea25,513 match won
League21st Mar 1964Chelsea31West Bromwich Albion19,434 match won
League23rd Mar 1964Manchester United11Chelsea43,172 match drawn scored 1 goal
League28th Mar 1964Birmingham City34Chelsea14,485 match won scored 1 goal
League30th Mar 1964Chelsea10Nottingham Forest26,086 match won
League31st Mar 1964Nottingham Forest01Chelsea16,453 match won scored 1 goal
League6th Apr 1964Chelsea10Leicester City25,315 match won
League18th Apr 1964Chelsea10Everton37,963 match won scored 1 goal (1 Pen)
League22nd Aug 1964Wolverhampton Wanderers03Chelsea25,181 match won
League26th Aug 1964Chelsea21Aston Villa30,389 match won
League29th Aug 1964Chelsea31Sunderland46,710 match won scored 1 goal
League31st Aug 1964Aston Villa22Chelsea19,740 match drawn scored 1 goal
League5th Sep 1964Leicester City11Chelsea22,186 match drawn
League9th Sep 1964Chelsea11Sheffield Wednesday31,973 match drawn
League12th Sep 1964Chelsea10Fulham41,472 match won
League16th Sep 1964Sheffield Wednesday23Chelsea18,176 match won scored 2 goals
League19th Sep 1964Chelsea20Leeds United38,006 match won
League26th Sep 1964Arsenal13Chelsea54,936 match won scored 1 goal
League30th Sep 1964Chelsea02Manchester United60,769 match lost
League3rd Oct 1964Chelsea51Blackburn Rovers34,913 match won
League10th Oct 1964Nottingham Forest22Chelsea35,320 match drawn
League17th Oct 1964Chelsea40Stoke City28,650 match won scored 1 goal
League24th Oct 1964Tottenham Hotspur11Chelsea52,927 match drawn
League31st Oct 1964Chelsea01Burnley29,040 match lost
League7th Nov 1964Sheffield United02Chelsea23,505 match won scored 1 goal
League Cup11th Nov 1964Chelsea32Swansea Town5,979 match won
League14th Nov 1964Chelsea51Everton30,716 match won scored 1 goal
League28th Nov 1964Chelsea03West Ham United44,204 match lost
League5th Dec 1964West Bromwich Albion02Chelsea15,518 match won
League12th Dec 1964Chelsea21Wolverhampton Wanderers20,952 match won
League Cup16th Dec 1964Chelsea20Workington7,936 match won
League19th Dec 1964Sunderland30Chelsea41,236 match lost
League26th Dec 1964Chelsea20Blackpool30,581 match won
League2nd Jan 1965Chelsea41Leicester City28,344 match won scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup9th Jan 1965Chelsea41Northampton Town44,335 match won
League16th Jan 1965Fulham12Chelsea26,400 match won
League Cup20th Jan 1965Aston Villa23Chelsea12,022 match won
League23rd Jan 1965Leeds United22Chelsea47,109 match drawn
F.A. Cup30th Jan 1965West Ham United01Chelsea37,000 match won
League6th Feb 1965Chelsea21Arsenal46,798 match won
League Cup10th Feb 1965Chelsea11Aston Villa17,425 match drawn
League13th Feb 1965Blackburn Rovers03Chelsea16,683 match won scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup20th Feb 1965Chelsea10Tottenham Hotspur63,205 match won
League22nd Feb 1965Chelsea01Nottingham Forest29,038 match lost
League27th Feb 1965Stoke City02Chelsea28,005 match won scored 1 goal
F.A. Cup6th Mar 1965Chelsea51Peterborough United63,635 match won scored 1 goal
League10th Mar 1965Chelsea31Tottenham Hotspur51,390 match won
League13th Mar 1965Manchester United40Chelsea56,261 match lost
League Cup15th Mar 1965Chelsea32Leicester City20,690 match won
League22nd Mar 1965Chelsea30Sheffield United31,837 match won scored 2 goals
F.A. Cup27th Mar 1965Liverpool20Chelsea67,686 match lost
League31st Mar 1965Everton11Chelsea40,384 match drawn scored 1 goal
League3rd Apr 1965Chelsea31Birmingham City28,975 match won
League Cup5th Apr 1965Leicester City00Chelsea26,957 match drawn
League12th Apr 1965West Ham United32Chelsea33,288 match lost
League16th Apr 1965Chelsea40Liverpool62,587 match won scored 2 goals
League17th Apr 1965Chelsea22West Bromwich Albion30,792 match drawn scored 1 goal
League19th Apr 1965Liverpool20Chelsea41,847 match lost
League26th Apr 1965Blackpool32Chelsea16,008 match lost
League25th Aug 1965Stoke City22Chelsea28,549 match drawn
League28th Aug 1965Fulham03Chelsea34,027 match won scored 1 goal
League4th Sep 1965Arsenal13Chelsea45,456 match won
League11th Sep 1965Chelsea31Everton29,816 match won
League15th Sep 1965Chelsea11Sheffield Wednesday26,183 match drawn
League18th Sep 1965Manchester United41Chelsea37,917 match lost
League2nd Oct 1965West Bromwich Albion12Chelsea23,049 match won
Europe6th Oct 1965Roma00Chelsea40,000 match drawn
League9th Oct 1965Chelsea01Blackpool28,022 match lost
League16th Oct 1965Blackburn Rovers01Chelsea16,167 match won
League23rd Oct 1965Chelsea02Leicester City30,400 match lost Sub on 79 mins
League30th Oct 1965Sheffield United12Chelsea20,795 match won Sub on 46 mins
League6th Nov 1965Chelsea10Leeds United39,373 match won
League13th Nov 1965West Ham United21Chelsea31,540 match lost
League27th Nov 1965Aston Villa24Chelsea16,335 match won
Europe1st Dec 1965Chelsea20Wiener Sportklub28,254 match won scored 1 goal
League29th Jan 1966Burnley12Chelsea23,825 match won
League26th Feb 1966Everton21Chelsea52,752 match lost Sub on 46 mins
Europe2nd Mar 1966A.C. Milan11Chelsea30,620 match drawn
F.A. Cup5th Mar 1966Chelsea32Shrewsbury Town51,144 match won
League4th Apr 1966Leeds United20Chelsea37,786 match lost
League11th Apr 1966Chelsea10Nottingham Forest39,380 match won Sub on 75 mins
League12th Apr 1966Nottingham Forest12Chelsea29,569 match won
League16th Apr 1966Sunderland20Chelsea32,880 match lost Sub on 33 mins
League25th Apr 1966Chelsea23West Bromwich Albion22,804 match lost
League30th Apr 1966Liverpool21Chelsea53,754 match lost scored 1 goal
League2nd May 1966Sheffield Wednesday11Chelsea26,777 match drawn
League4th May 1966Chelsea10Blackburn Rovers10,024 match won
League7th May 1966Chelsea20Sheffield United23,072 match won
League16th May 1966Chelsea02Aston Villa16,232 match lost

Non-Competitive First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances
1964 / 65 5
1965 / 66 4

Non-Competitive First-Team Goals

1964 / 65 2
1965 / 66 1

Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Bert Murray made 9 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Non-Competitive First-Team Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
Friendly16th Feb 1965West Germany XI01Chelsea32,000 match won
Friendly8th May 1965New South Wales (Barbados)05Chelsea25,116 match won scored 1 goal
Friendly12th May 1965Australian Capital Territory07Chelsea3,500 match won
Friendly15th May 1965Northern New South Wales26Chelsea13,226 match won scored 1 goal
Friendly16th May 1965Victoria XI01Chelsea16,000 match won
Friendly27th Jul 1965VFB Stuttgart11Chelsea34,000 match drawn
Friendly30th Jul 1965Hamburg SV02Chelsea30,000 match won scored 1 goal
Friendly1st Aug 1965Gothenburg Alliance42Chelsea15,000 match lost
Friendly8th Aug 1965AGF Aarhus00Chelsea15,000 match drawn Sub off

Non-First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-First-Team Goals


Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Bert Murray made 0 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Non-First-Team Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt

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Chelsea FC Player Bert Murray

Games Won: 95
Win Percentage: 51.91%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 183 appearances, Bert Murray played alongside the following 42 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Sylvan Anderton (2)
Frank Blunstone (85)
Gordon Bolland (1)
Peter Bonetti (161)
John Boyle (33)
Peter Brabrook (16)
Terry Bradbury (10)
Barry Bridges (150)
Dennis Brown (7)
Dennis Butler (14)
John Dunn (16)
Joe Fascione (12)
George Graham (63)
Tommy Harmer (6)
Allan Harris (36)
Ron Harris (120)
Mike Harrison (9)
Marvin Hinton (98)
John Hollins (77)
Peter Houseman (20)
Derek Kevan (4)
Joe Kirkup (10)
Tommy Knox (21)
Andy Malcolm (17)
Jim McCalliog (5)
Eddie McCreadie (121)
Errol McNally (5)
Graham Moore (57)
John Mortimore (123)
James Mulholland (12)
Peter Osgood (22)
Mike Pinner (1)
Tommy Robson (4)
Mel Scott (16)
Ken Shellito (93)
Dennis Sorrell (4)
Bobby Tambling (145)
Jim Thomson (2)
Frank Upton (72)
Terry Venables (151)
Ian Watson (7)
Allan Young (14)