Sir Mentor emailed in to ask who is the oldest player to play for the blues. Dick Spence is the answer and this has already been added to the website. Dickie’s final appearance was against Bolton Wanderers at the Bridge in 1947. Grahame Rix became Chelsea’s oldest débutante, making a substitute appearance in the European […]
On the 6th April 1947, Dick Spence scored against Wolves to become Chelsea’s oldest ever scorer at the age of 38 years and 57 days.
Dick Spence made an appearance on the 13th September 1947 at the age of 38 years and 282 days, Chelsea’s oldest ever player.