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Chelsea FC Profile: Frank Sinclair

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Full Name: Frank Mohammed Sinclair

Born: Friday, 3rd December 1971 (age: 52)
Place of birth: Lambeth, London, England
Height: 5' 8"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Men's 1st Team Player from 1990 to 1998

Playing Career:

Chelsea (May 1990 to Aug 1998) - cost: unknown
--->West Bromwich Albion (L)
Leicester City
--->Huddersfield Town (L)
Huddersfield Town
Lincoln City
--->Wycombe Wanderers (L)
--->Wrexham (L)
Colwyn Bay
Brackley Town

* (L) = On Loan

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Competitive Debut: Saturday, 6th April 1991, Chelsea 3 - 3 Luton Town

Age on debut: 19 years 4 months 3 days

100th Appearance: Wednesday, 31st August 1994, Chelsea 3 - 0 Manchester City

200th Appearance: Sunday, 9th November 1997, Chelsea 2 - 1 West Ham United

Last Competitive First-Team Appearance: Sunday, 29th March 1998, Middlesbrough 0 - 2 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1990 / 91 400004
1991 / 92 810009
1992 / 93 32160039
1993 / 94 35730045
1994 / 95 35327047
1995 / 96 13 (1)020015 (1)
1996 / 97 20 (3)600026 (3)
1997 / 98 22 (2)05 (1)5133 (3)
Total169 (6)1818 (1)121218 (7)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1991 / 92 100001
1992 / 93 001001
1994 / 95 310206
1995 / 96 100001
1996 / 97 100001
1997 / 98 101103

* 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. Frank Sinclair made 218 appearances for Chelsea, of which 7 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League6th Apr 1991Chelsea33Luton Town12,603 match drawn
League13th Apr 1991Everton22Chelsea19,526 match drawn
League17th Apr 1991Norwich City13Chelsea12,301 match won
League20th Apr 1991Nottingham Forest70Chelsea20,305 match lost Sub on 67 mins
League21st Aug 1991Oldham Athletic30Chelsea14,997 match lost Sub on 46 mins booked
League11th Mar 1992Norwich City01Chelsea13,430 match won
League14th Mar 1992Chelsea01Coventry City10,962 match lost
F.A. Cup18th Mar 1992Sunderland21Chelsea26,039 match lost
League21st Mar 1992Chelsea12Sheffield United11,247 match lost Sub on 75 mins
League18th Apr 1992Chelsea21Queens Park Rangers18,952 match won
League20th Apr 1992Aston Villa31Chelsea19,269 match lost scored 1 goal
League25th Apr 1992Chelsea11Arsenal26,003 match drawn
League2nd May 1992Everton21Chelsea20,163 match lost
League20th Sep 1992Manchester City01Chelsea22,420 match won
League Cup23rd Sep 1992Walsall03Chelsea5,510 match won
League26th Sep 1992Chelsea00Nottingham Forest19,760 match drawn
League3rd Oct 1992Arsenal21Chelsea27,780 match lost
League Cup7th Oct 1992Chelsea10Walsall7,646 match won
League17th Oct 1992Chelsea21Ipswich Town16,707 match won
League24th Oct 1992Coventry City12Chelsea15,626 match won booked
League Cup28th Oct 1992Chelsea21Newcastle United30,193 match won scored 1 goal
League31st Oct 1992Chelsea12Sheffield United13,763 match lost
League7th Nov 1992Chelsea31Crystal Palace17,141 match won Sub on 62 mins
League21st Nov 1992Everton01Chelsea17,418 match won
League29th Nov 1992Chelsea10Leeds United24,345 match won
League Cup2nd Dec 1992Everton22Chelsea14,457 match drawn
League5th Dec 1992Tottenham Hotspur12Chelsea31,540 match won
League11th Dec 1992Middlesbrough00Chelsea15,599 match drawn booked
League Cup16th Dec 1992Chelsea10Everton19,496 match won
League19th Dec 1992Chelsea11Manchester United34,464 match drawn
League26th Dec 1992Chelsea11Southampton18,344 match drawn
League28th Dec 1992Wimbledon00Chelsea14,687 match drawn
League Cup6th Jan 1993Crystal Palace31Chelsea28,510 match lost
League9th Jan 1993Chelsea24Manchester City15,939 match lost
F.A. Cup13th Jan 1993Middlesbrough21Chelsea16,776 match lost
League16th Jan 1993Nottingham Forest30Chelsea23,249 match lost booked
League27th Jan 1993Queens Park Rangers11Chelsea15,806 match drawn booked
League30th Jan 1993Chelsea02Sheffield Wednesday16,261 match lost
League6th Feb 1993Oldham Athletic31Chelsea11,772 match lost
League10th Feb 1993Chelsea00Liverpool20,981 match drawn
League13th Feb 1993Chelsea01Aston Villa20,081 match lost
League21st Feb 1993Blackburn Rovers20Chelsea14,780 match lost sent off
League1st Mar 1993Chelsea10Arsenal17,725 match won
League15th Mar 1993Crystal Palace11Chelsea12,610 match drawn
League20th Mar 1993Chelsea11Tottenham Hotspur25,157 match drawn
League24th Mar 1993Leeds United11Chelsea28,135 match drawn
League3rd Apr 1993Chelsea40Middlesbrough13,043 match won
League6th Apr 1993Ipswich Town11Chelsea17,444 match drawn
League10th Apr 1993Southampton10Chelsea15,135 match lost booked
League12th Apr 1993Chelsea42Wimbledon13,138 match won
League17th Apr 1993Manchester United30Chelsea40,139 match lost
League8th May 1993Sheffield United42Chelsea24,850 match lost booked
League14th Aug 1993Chelsea12Blackburn Rovers29,189 match lost
League17th Aug 1993Wimbledon11Chelsea11,083 match drawn
League1st Sep 1993Tottenham Hotspur11Chelsea27,567 match drawn
League11th Sep 1993Chelsea10Manchester United37,064 match won booked
League18th Sep 1993Coventry City11Chelsea13,660 match drawn
League Cup22nd Sep 1993West Bromwich Albion11Chelsea14,919 match drawn
League25th Sep 1993Chelsea10Liverpool31,271 match won
League2nd Oct 1993West Ham United10Chelsea18,971 match lost
League Cup6th Oct 1993Chelsea21West Bromwich Albion11,959 match won
League16th Oct 1993Chelsea12Norwich City16,923 match lost
League23rd Oct 1993Aston Villa10Chelsea29,706 match lost
League Cup26th Oct 1993Manchester City10Chelsea16,713 match lost booked
League30th Oct 1993Chelsea01Oldham Athletic15,372 match lost
League6th Nov 1993Leeds United41Chelsea35,022 match lost
League20th Nov 1993Chelsea02Arsenal26,839 match lost
League22nd Nov 1993Chelsea00Manchester City10,128 match drawn
League27th Nov 1993Sheffield United10Chelsea16,119 match lost
League5th Dec 1993Blackburn Rovers20Chelsea15,736 match lost
League11th Dec 1993Chelsea11Ipswich Town13,208 match drawn
League27th Dec 1993Southampton31Chelsea14,221 match lost booked
League28th Dec 1993Chelsea10Newcastle United22,133 match won
League1st Jan 1994Swindon Town13Chelsea16,456 match won
League3rd Jan 1994Chelsea42Everton18,338 match won
F.A. Cup8th Jan 1994Barnet00Chelsea23,200 match drawn
League15th Jan 1994Norwich City11Chelsea19,472 match drawn booked
F.A. Cup19th Jan 1994Chelsea40Barnet16,209 match won
League22nd Jan 1994Chelsea11Aston Villa18,341 match drawn
F.A. Cup29th Jan 1994Chelsea11Sheffield Wednesday26,094 match drawn
League5th Feb 1994Everton42Chelsea18,821 match lost booked
F.A. Cup9th Feb 1994Sheffield Wednesday13Chelsea26,144 match won
League12th Feb 1994Oldham Athletic21Chelsea12,002 match lost
League5th Mar 1994Manchester United01Chelsea44,745 match won booked
F.A. Cup13th Mar 1994Chelsea10Wolverhampton Wanderers29,340 match won
League16th Mar 1994Chelsea20Wimbledon11,903 match won
League30th Mar 1994Sheffield Wednesday31Chelsea20,433 match lost
League2nd Apr 1994Chelsea20Southampton19,801 match won
League4th Apr 1994Newcastle United00Chelsea32,216 match drawn booked
F.A. Cup9th Apr 1994Luton Town02Chelsea59,989 match won
League13th Apr 1994Queens Park Rangers11Chelsea15,735 match drawn
League16th Apr 1994Arsenal10Chelsea34,314 match lost
League23rd Apr 1994Chelsea11Leeds United18,544 match drawn
League27th Apr 1994Chelsea20Swindon Town11,180 match won
League4th May 1994Chelsea12Coventry City8,923 match lost
League7th May 1994Chelsea32Sheffield United21,782 match won
F.A. Cup14th May 1994Manchester United40Chelsea79,634 match lost
League20th Aug 1994Chelsea20Norwich City23,098 match won Sub on 89 minsscored 1 goal
League27th Aug 1994Leeds United23Chelsea32,212 match won booked
League31st Aug 1994Chelsea30Manchester City21,740 match won
League10th Sep 1994Newcastle United42Chelsea34,435 match lost booked
Europe15th Sep 1994Chelsea42Viktoria Zizkov22,036 match won scored 1 goal
League18th Sep 1994Chelsea12Blackburn Rovers17,513 match lost
League Cup21st Sep 1994Chelsea10AFC Bournemouth8,974 match won
League24th Sep 1994Crystal Palace01Chelsea16,030 match won
Europe29th Sep 1994Viktoria Zizkov00Chelsea5,176 match drawn
League2nd Oct 1994Chelsea12West Ham United18,696 match lost booked
League Cup4th Oct 1994AFC Bournemouth01Chelsea9,784 match won
League8th Oct 1994Chelsea40Leicester City18,397 match won
League15th Oct 1994Arsenal31Chelsea38,234 match lost booked
Europe20th Oct 1994Chelsea00Austria Memphis22,560 match drawn Sub on 13 mins
League23rd Nov 1994Tottenham Hotspur00Chelsea27,037 match drawn
League26th Nov 1994Chelsea01Everton28,115 match lost
League3rd Dec 1994Southampton01Chelsea14,404 match won
League10th Dec 1994Norwich City30Chelsea18,246 match lost
League18th Dec 1994Chelsea00Liverpool27,050 match drawn booked
League26th Dec 1994Chelsea23Manchester United31,161 match lost
League28th Dec 1994Aston Villa30Chelsea32,901 match lost
League31st Dec 1994Chelsea11Wimbledon16,105 match drawn
F.A. Cup7th Jan 1995Chelsea30Charlton Athletic24,485 match won scored 1 goal
League14th Jan 1995Chelsea11Sheffield Wednesday17,285 match drawn
League21st Jan 1995Ipswich Town22Chelsea17,296 match drawn
League25th Jan 1995Chelsea02Nottingham Forest17,890 match lost booked
F.A. Cup28th Jan 1995Millwall00Chelsea18,573 match drawn
League4th Feb 1995Coventry City22Chelsea13,429 match drawn
F.A. Cup8th Feb 1995Chelsea11Millwall25,515 match drawn
League11th Feb 1995Chelsea11Tottenham Hotspur30,816 match drawn
Europe28th Feb 1995Club Brugge10Chelsea18,000 match lost
League5th Mar 1995Chelsea00Crystal Palace14,130 match drawn
League8th Mar 1995Manchester City12Chelsea21,880 match won booked
League11th Mar 1995Chelsea03Leeds United20,174 match lost
Europe14th Mar 1995Chelsea20Club Brugge28,661 match won
League18th Mar 1995Blackburn Rovers21Chelsea25,490 match lost booked
League1st Apr 1995Chelsea11Newcastle United22,987 match drawn
Europe6th Apr 1995Real Zaragoza30Chelsea35,000 match lost
League10th Apr 1995Wimbledon11Chelsea7,022 match drawn scored 1 goal
League12th Apr 1995Chelsea02Southampton16,738 match lost
League15th Apr 1995Chelsea10Aston Villa17,015 match won
League17th Apr 1995Manchester United00Chelsea43,728 match drawn
Europe20th Apr 1995Chelsea31Real Zaragoza26,456 match won scored 1 goal
League29th Apr 1995Chelsea10Queens Park Rangers21,704 match won scored 1 goal booked
League3rd May 1995Everton33Chelsea33,180 match drawn
League6th May 1995Leicester City11Chelsea18,140 match drawn
League14th May 1995Chelsea21Arsenal29,542 match won
League19th Aug 1995Chelsea00Everton29,858 match drawn booked
League23rd Aug 1995Nottingham Forest00Chelsea27,007 match drawn
League26th Aug 1995Middlesbrough20Chelsea28,286 match lost booked
League30th Aug 1995Chelsea22Coventry City24,398 match drawn booked
League11th Sep 1995West Ham United13Chelsea19,228 match won booked
League16th Sep 1995Chelsea30Southampton26,237 match won scored 1 goal
League Cup20th Sep 1995Stoke City00Chelsea15,574 match drawn
League24th Sep 1995Newcastle United20Chelsea36,225 match lost booked
League30th Sep 1995Chelsea10Arsenal31,048 match won
League Cup4th Oct 1995Chelsea01Stoke City16,272 match lost
League21st Oct 1995Chelsea14Manchester United31,019 match lost sent off
League28th Oct 1995Blackburn Rovers30Chelsea27,733 match lost Sub on 70 mins
League4th Feb 1996Chelsea50Middlesbrough21,060 match won Sub on 80 mins booked
League10th Feb 1996Coventry City10Chelsea20,639 match lost Sub on 74 mins
League17th Feb 1996Chelsea12West Ham United25,252 match lost Sub on 6 mins
League1st Dec 1996Leeds United20Chelsea32,671 match lost Sub on 76 mins
League7th Dec 1996Chelsea22Everton28,418 match drawn Sub on 89 mins
League15th Dec 1996Sunderland30Chelsea19,683 match lost
League21st Dec 1996Chelsea31West Ham United28,315 match won Sub on 83 mins
League11th Jan 1997Nottingham Forest20Chelsea28,358 match lost booked
League18th Jan 1997Chelsea31Derby County28,293 match won
F.A. Cup26th Jan 1997Chelsea42Liverpool27,950 match won booked
League1st Feb 1997Tottenham Hotspur12Chelsea33,027 match won booked
F.A. Cup16th Feb 1997Leicester City22Chelsea19,125 match drawn
League22nd Feb 1997Chelsea11Manchester United28,336 match drawn
F.A. Cup26th Feb 1997Chelsea10Leicester City26,053 match won
League1st Mar 1997Derby County32Chelsea18,039 match lost
League5th Mar 1997Chelsea11Blackburn Rovers25,784 match drawn
F.A. Cup9th Mar 1997Portsmouth14Chelsea15,701 match won
League12th Mar 1997West Ham United32Chelsea24,502 match lost
League16th Mar 1997Chelsea62Sunderland24,027 match won scored 1 goal
League19th Mar 1997Chelsea10Southampton28,079 match won booked
League22nd Mar 1997Middlesbrough10Chelsea29,811 match lost
League9th Apr 1997Coventry City31Chelsea19,917 match lost booked
F.A. Cup13th Apr 1997Wimbledon03Chelsea32,674 match won
League16th Apr 1997Newcastle United31Chelsea36,320 match lost
League19th Apr 1997Chelsea21Leicester City27,723 match won
League22nd Apr 1997Wimbledon01Chelsea14,601 match won
League3rd May 1997Chelsea00Leeds United26,277 match drawn booked
League11th May 1997Everton12Chelsea38,321 match won booked
F.A. Cup17th May 1997Middlesbrough02Chelsea79,160 match won
F.A. Charity Shield3rd Aug 1997Manchester United11Chelsea73,636 match drawn booked
League9th Aug 1997Coventry City32Chelsea22,691 match lost scored 1 goal
League24th Aug 1997Barnsley06Chelsea18,177 match won
League27th Aug 1997Wimbledon02Chelsea22,237 match won
League30th Aug 1997Chelsea42Southampton28,832 match won sent off
League27th Sep 1997Chelsea10Newcastle United31,050 match won Sub on 25 mins
Europe2nd Oct 1997Slovan Bratislava02Chelsea13,850 match won
League5th Oct 1997Liverpool42Chelsea36,647 match lost
League Cup15th Oct 1997Chelsea11Blackburn Rovers18,671 match drawn Sub on 79 mins
League18th Oct 1997Chelsea10Leicester City33,356 match won booked
Europe23rd Oct 1997Tromsø32Chelsea6,438 match lost
League26th Oct 1997Bolton Wanderers10Chelsea24,080 match lost
League1st Nov 1997Aston Villa02Chelsea39,372 match won
Europe6th Nov 1997Chelsea71Tromsø29,363 match won
League9th Nov 1997Chelsea21West Ham United33,256 match won
League Cup19th Nov 1997Chelsea21Southampton20,968 match won Sub on 80 mins
League22nd Nov 1997Blackburn Rovers10Chelsea27,683 match lost booked
League26th Nov 1997Chelsea20Everton32,736 match won
League29th Nov 1997Chelsea40Derby County33,837 match won booked
League6th Dec 1997Tottenham Hotspur16Chelsea28,476 match won
League13th Dec 1997Chelsea00Leeds United34,779 match drawn
League20th Dec 1997Sheffield Wednesday14Chelsea28,334 match won Sub on 77 mins booked
League26th Dec 1997Chelsea11Wimbledon32,754 match drawn Sub on 57 mins
League29th Dec 1997Southampton10Chelsea15,237 match lost
League Cup7th Jan 1998Ipswich Town22Chelsea22,088 match drawn Sub on 46 mins
League18th Jan 1998Everton31Chelsea32,355 match lost Sub on 74 mins
League Cup28th Jan 1998Arsenal21Chelsea38,114 match lost Sub on 86 mins
League31st Jan 1998Chelsea20Barnsley34,442 match won Sub on 80 mins
Europe5th Mar 1998Real Betis12Chelsea31,000 match won
League8th Mar 1998Chelsea01Aston Villa33,018 match lost
League11th Mar 1998Chelsea62Crystal Palace31,844 match won Sub on 82 mins
Europe19th Mar 1998Chelsea31Real Betis32,300 match won scored 1 goal
League Cup29th Mar 1998Middlesbrough02Chelsea77,698 match won scored 1 goal

Non-Competitive First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-Competitive First-Team Goals


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

Non-Competitive First-Team Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt

Non-First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-First-Team Goals


Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. Frank Sinclair 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 Frank Sinclair

Games Won: 84
Win Percentage: 38.53%
Total Bookings: 41
Times Sent Off: 3


During his Chelsea first-team career of 218 appearances, Frank Sinclair played alongside the following 75 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Clive Allen (3)
Joe Allon (2)
Celestine Babayaro (13)
Darren Barnard (28)
Anthony Barness (11)
Dave Beasant (21)
Tom Boyd (1)
Craig Burley (81)
Tony Cascarino (31)
Laurent Charvet (3)
Steve Clarke (158)
Neil Clement (1)
Nick Colgan (1)
Nick Crittenden (3)
Jason Cundy (6)
Ed de Goey (30)
Roberto Di Matteo (50)
Alan Dickens (5)
Kerry Dixon (12)
Mal Donaghy (63)
Tony Dorigo (1)
Andy Dow (16)
Michael Duberry (23)
Gordon Durie (2)
Paul Elliott (5)
Robert Fleck (38)
Tore André Flo (26)
Craig Forrest (3)
Paul Furlong (54)
Danny Granville (16)
Frode Grodås (19)
Ruud Gullit (31)
Gareth Hall (50)
Steven Hampshire (1)
Mick Harford (25)
Kevin Hitchcock (52)
Glenn Hoddle (32)
David Hopkin (36)
Mark Hughes (58)
Paul Hughes (15)
Erland Johnsen (105)
Vinnie Jones (8)
Dmitri Kharine (95)
Jakob Kjeldbjerg (53)
Bernard Lambourde (10)
Graeme Le Saux (50)
Frank Leboeuf (45)
David Lee (60)
Steve Livingstone (1)
Damian Matthew (6)
Scott Minto (50)
Ken Monkou (9)
Jody Morris (13)
Andy Myers (44)
Eddie Newton (147)
Mark Nicholls (22)
Paul Parker (3)
Gavin Peacock (97)
Dan Petrescu (51)
Gerry Peyton (1)
Terry Phelan (3)
Gus Poyet (8)
Graham Rix (4)
David Rocastle (31)
Joe Sheerin (1)
Neil Shipperley (38)
Nigel Spackman (63)
John Spencer (92)
Mark Stein (56)
Graham Stuart (50)
Andy Townsend (50)
Gianluca Vialli (37)
Kevin Wilson (1)
Dennis Wise (153)
Gianfranco Zola (49)