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GarryJones

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Just four Chelsea matches have been played on 29th February

1908

Chelsea 2-1 Sunderland

Div I

1964

Sheffield Wednesday 3-2 Chelsea

Div I

1992

Chelsea 0-3 Sheffield Wednesday

Div I

2000

Marseille 1-0 Chelsea

UEFA Champions League Second Round Group D

The only Chelsea players to score on this day are Ron Harris and Bobby Tambling (1964), and Fred Rouse in 1908, Chelsea had come of at half-time losing 1-0, Sunderland missed a penalty in the match, but "Freddy Ready", as he was known, banged in two great goals in this our first season in Div I. It has now been 104 years since we won on this day.

In 2016 it will fall on a Monday, but following that in 2020 it will be a Saturday again (as it is once every 28 years). Let's hope our strikers can see cleary on that day in 2020*.

(*See cleary, 2020, get it?).

Frederick William Rouse

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Born 28th Nov 1881 Died 1953

Country England

From Everton 1,000 To Brentford

Chelsea Debut 19th October 1907 Last Match 6th February 1909

Played 42 Scored 11. Position: Inside Right.

Ron Harris

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Born 13th Nov 1944

Country England

From Youth To Brentford

Chelsea Debut 24th February 1962 Last Match 3rd May 1980

Played 784 (+ 11 as sub) Scored: 14

Robert Victor Tambling

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Born 18th Sep 1941

Country England Total Caps 3 / When Chelsea player: also 3/

Chelsea Debut 7th February 1959 Last Match 30th March 1970

From Youth To Crystal Palace 40,000

Played 366 (+4 as sub). Scored 201

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