Debut Scorers for Chelsea

Article published on 2013-01-10 by ChelseaChadder of ChelseaChadder.com |

Demba Ba joined an elite group of Chelsea players to score on their début for the club, his brace against Southampton helped Chelsea to a 5-1 win. He was the first play, since Florent Malouda in 2008 to score on his début when starting.

Juan Mata of course scored on his début as a later substitute and became only the 8th substitute to open their goalscoring account on their début.

The table below shows all débutante scorers.

Date Player Goals Status Team Loc
1905-09-30 James Robertson 1 Starter Leicester A
1905-10-07 Francis O’Hara 2 Starter 1st Grenadiers H
1905-10-14 Frank Pearson 2 Starter Lincoln City A
1906-09-01 George Hilsdon 5 Starter Glossop H
1906-12-15 James Frost 1 Starter Leyton Orient H
1907-01-12 Ben Whitehouse 1 Starter Lincoln City A
1909-09-25 Arthur Wileman 1 Starter Arsenal A
1909-12-04 James Bradshaw 1 Starter Bristol City H
1911-10-14 George Dodd 1 Starter Nottingham Forest H
1913-03-01 George Hunter 1 Starter Man City H
1913-09-06 Harold Halse 1 Starter Tottenham H
1913-09-13 Andrew Walker 2 Starter Oldham Athletic A
1914-09-05 Bob McNeil 1 Starter Tottenham A
1919-08-30 Harry Wilding 1 Starter Everton A
1919-11-01 Jack Cock 2 Starter Bradford PA H
1920-02-28 Buchanan Sharp 2 Starter Blackburn H
1920-09-06 James Ferris 1 Starter Bolton A
1920-09-11 Dr. John Bell 1 Starter Man Utd A
1922-04-14 William Haywood 1 Starter Aston Villa H
1922-12-23 James Armstrong 1 Starter Tottenham A
1923-12-01 Andrew Wilson 1 Starter Preston A
1924-03-01 William Brown 1 Starter West Brom A
1925-02-07 Robert Turnbull 1 Starter Southampton H
1927-08-27 James Thompson 1 Starter Reading A
1928-03-31 William Jackson 1 Starter Nottingham Forest A
1928-08-25 Sidney Elliot 1 Starter Swansea City H
1928-10-27 John Meredith 1 Starter Southampton H
1929-03-13 Reg Weaver 2 Starter Notts County A
1932-04-06 Wilf Chitty 1 Starter Liverpool A
1933-09-09 James Copeland 1 Starter Sheffield United A
1935-03-16 Harry Burgess 1 Starter Leeds Utd H
1937-12-04 Sidney Bidewell 2 Starter Huddersfield Town H
1946-01-05 Tommy Lawton 1 Starter Leicester H
1946-01-26 Alex Machin 1 Starter West Ham H
1947-05-03 John McInnes 1 Starter Sheffield United H
1947-09-17 Jimmy Bowie 2 Starter Sunderland A
1947-10-04 Bobby Campbell 2 Starter Aston Villa H
1952-03-12 John Allister 1 Starter Newcastle H
1952-10-04 Jim Lewis 1 Starter Charlton Athletic A
1953-03-14 Frank Blunstone 1 Starter Tottenham A
1954-10-16 Seamus O’Connell 3 Starter Man Utd H
1955-11-12 Ron Tindall 1 Starter West Brom H
1957-08-24 Jimmy Greaves 1 Starter Tottenham A
1959-02-07 Bobby Tambling 1 Starter West Ham H
1959-02-07 Barry Bridges 1 Starter West Ham H
1959-12-12 Johnny Brooks 1 Starter Blackpool A
1964-08-29 George Graham 1 Starter Sunderland H
1964-12-16 Peter Osgood 2 Starter Workington Town H
1965-01-20 John Boyle 1 Starter Aston Villa A
1966-10-01 Tommy Baldwin 1 Starter Man City A
1967-03-18 Ian Hamilton 1 Starter Tottenham A
1967-12-02 Alan Birchenall 1 Starter Sunderland A
1971-04-24 Peter Feely 1 Starter Coventry H
1973-04-07 Tommy Ord 1 Starter Stoke H
1978-09-09 Duncan McKenzie 1 Starter Coventry A
1980-10-31 Chris Hutchings 1 Sub Cardiff A
1982-08-28 Bryan Robson 1 Starter Cambridge Utd A
1982-09-18 David Speedie 2 Starter Oldham Athletic H
1983-08-27 Kerry Dixon 2 Starter Derby H
1983-08-27 Nigel Spackman 1 Starter Derby H
1984-12-08 Gordon Davies 1 Starter Sheffield Wed. A
1986-02-01 Duncan Shearer 1 Starter Leicester H
1987-03-07 Colin West 1 Starter Arsenal H
1988-10-01 David Lee 1 Sub Leicester H
1990-04-16 Graham Stuart 1 Starter Crystal Palace H
1991-08-17 Joe Allon 1 Sub Wimbledon H
1991-08-17 Paul Elliott 1 Starter Wimbledon H
1992-02-08 Tony Cascarino 1 Starter Crystal Palace H
1992-05-02 Eddie Newton 1 Sub Everton A
1992-08-15 Mick Harford 1 Starter Oldham Athletic H
1993-08-14 Gavin Peacock 1 Starter Blackburn H
1994-08-20 Paul Furlong 1 Starter Norwich City H
1997-01-18 Paul Hughes 1 Sub Derby H
1997-08-09 Tore Andre Flo 1 Sub Coventry A
2000-01-12 George Weah 1 Sub Tottenham H
2000-08-13 Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink 1 Starter Man Utd N
2001-08-19 Boudewijn Zenden 1 Starter Newcastle H
2003-08-23 Adrian Mutu 1 Starter Leicester H
2006-08-13 Andriy Shevchenko 1 Starter Liverpool N
2007-08-05 Florent Malouda 1 Starter Man Utd N
2008-08-17 Deco 1 Starter Portsmouth H
2011-08-27 Juan Mata 1 Sub Norwich City H
2013-01-05 Demba Ba 2 Starter Southampton A

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