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Chelsea FC Profile: Joe Bradshaw

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Full Name: Joseph Bradshaw

Born: Thursday, 22nd January 1885
Place of birth: Burnley, Lancashire, England
Height: 5' 7"
Died: Saturday, 22nd July 1972 (aged 87)

Involvement with Chelsea:

Player from 1909 to 1910

Also listed in some sources as James Bradshaw, but certainly better known as Joe. Went on to manage Southend,

Playing Career:

Woolwich Polytechnic (A)
Woolwich Arsenal
West Norwood
Chelsea (May 1909 to Dec 1910) - cost: unknown
Queens Park Rangers
Southend United

* (A) = Amateur

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Debut: Saturday, 4th December 1909, Chelsea 4 - 1 Bristol City

Age on debut: 24 years 10 months 12 days

Last Appearance: Saturday, 8th January 1910, Liverpool 5 - 1 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
1909 / 10 600006


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
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. Joe Bradshaw made 6 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League4th Dec 1909Chelsea41Bristol City20,000 match won scored 1 goal
League11th Dec 1909Bury42Chelsea5,000 match lost scored 1 goal
League18th Dec 1909Chelsea21Tottenham Hotspur40,000 match won scored 1 goal
League25th Dec 1909Notts County21Chelsea20,000 match lost
League1st Jan 1910Newcastle United10Chelsea30,000 match lost
League8th Jan 1910Liverpool51Chelsea25,000 match lost

Chelsea Graves Society Info & External Research Links:

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Chelsea FC Player Joe Bradshaw

Games Won: 2
Win Percentage: 33.33%
Total Bookings: 0
Times Sent Off: 0


During his Chelsea first-team career of 6 appearances, Joe Bradshaw played alongside the following 18 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Wally Bettridge (4)
Ted Birnie (4)
Billy Brawn (5)
Jack Cameron (2)
Bill Cartwright (6)
Hugh Dolby (1)
Sam Downing (6)
George Hilsdon (2)
Evan Jones (6)
Tommy Mair (3)
Alec Ormiston (2)
James Saunders (1)
Frederick Taylor (3)
Ben Warren (1)
Jack Whitley (5)
Ernest Williams (3)
Jimmy Windridge (3)
Vivian Woodward (3)