Stan Willemse

Date of birth23 August 1924
Place of birthBrighton
NationalityEnglish
PositionLeft back

Crowd favourite Stan Willemse helped Chelsea to the 1st Division Championship in 1955.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1949-50 Chelsea League Division One 18
1950-51 Chelsea League Division One 15
1
1951-52 Chelsea FA Cup 4
1951-52 Chelsea League Division One 11
1952-53 Chelsea FA Cup 7
1952-53 Chelsea League Division One 39
1953-54 Chelsea FA Cup 1
1953-54 Chelsea League Division One 41
1954-55 Chelsea FA Cup 3
1954-55 Chelsea League Division One 36
1
1955-56 Chelsea FA Charity Shield 1
1955-56 Chelsea FA Cup 7
1955-56 Chelsea League Division One 38


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
31 Aug 1949 Arsenal v Chelsea W 2-3 League Division One
03 Sep 1949 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
07 Sep 1949 Chelsea v Sunderland W 3-1 League Division One
10 Sep 1949 Chelsea v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
14 Jan 1950 Manchester United v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
21 Jan 1950 Chelsea v Fulham D 0-0 League Division One
18 Feb 1950 Burnley v Chelsea W 1-2 League Division One
25 Feb 1950 Manchester City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
08 Mar 1950 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic L 1-3 League Division One
29 Mar 1950 Chelsea v Middlesbrough W 2-1 League Division One
01 Apr 1950 Chelsea v Huddersfield Town W 3-1 League Division One
07 Apr 1950 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers D 1-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1950 Aston Villa v Chelsea L 4-0 League Division One
10 Apr 1950 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
15 Apr 1950 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 0-0 League Division One
22 Apr 1950 Blackpool v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
29 Apr 1950 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 1-3 League Division One
06 May 1950 Sunderland v Chelsea L 4-1 League Division One
19 Aug 1950 Chelsea v Sheffield Wednesday W 4-0 League Division One
23 Aug 1950 Arsenal v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
26 Aug 1950 Middlesbrough v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
30 Aug 1950 Chelsea v Arsenal L 0-1 League Division One
02 Sep 1950 Chelsea v Huddersfield Town L 1-2 League Division One
04 Sep 1950 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
09 Sep 1950 Newcastle United v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division One
16 Sep 1950 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Division One
23 Sep 1950 Stoke City v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
30 Sep 1950 Chelsea v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
07 Oct 1950 Blackpool v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division One
14 Oct 1950 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-2 League Division One
25 Dec 1950 Portsmouth v Chelsea W 1-3 League Division One
26 Dec 1950 Chelsea v Portsmouth L 1-4 League Division One
31 Mar 1951 Manchester United v Chelsea L 4-1 League Division One
16 Jan 1952 Chester v Chelsea W 2-3 FA Cup 3rd round replay
19 Jan 1952 Huddersfield Town v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
26 Jan 1952 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-1 League Division One
02 Feb 1952 Chelsea v Tranmere Rovers W 4-0 FA Cup 4th round
09 Feb 1952 Sunderland v Chelsea L 4-1 League Division One
16 Feb 1952 Chelsea v Middlesbrough W 5-0 League Division One
23 Feb 1952 Leeds United v Chelsea D 1-1 FA Cup 5th round
27 Feb 1952 Chelsea v Leeds United D 1-1 FA Cup 5th round replay
14 Apr 1952 Chelsea v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division One
15 Apr 1952 Aston Villa v Chelsea L 7-1 League Division One
19 Apr 1952 Chelsea v Burnley W 4-1 League Division One
21 Apr 1952 Manchester United v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
26 Apr 1952 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
30 Apr 1952 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-2 League Division One
03 May 1952 Derby County v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
23 Aug 1952 Manchester United v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
27 Aug 1952 Chelsea v Derby County D 1-1 League Division One
30 Aug 1952 Chelsea v Portsmouth W 2-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1952 Derby County v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division One
06 Sep 1952 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
10 Sep 1952 Chelsea v Blackpool W 4-0 League Division One
13 Sep 1952 Chelsea v Aston Villa W 4-0 League Division One
15 Sep 1952 Blackpool v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division One
20 Sep 1952 Sunderland v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
27 Sep 1952 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 1-2 League Division One
04 Oct 1952 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
11 Oct 1952 Chelsea v Preston North End W 5-3 League Division One
18 Oct 1952 Burnley v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
25 Oct 1952 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 League Division One
01 Nov 1952 Sheffield Wednesday v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
08 Nov 1952 Chelsea v Cardiff City L 0-2 League Division One
29 Nov 1952 Middlesbrough v Chelsea L 4-0 League Division One
13 Dec 1952 Manchester City v Chelsea L 4-0 League Division One
20 Dec 1952 Chelsea v Manchester United L 2-3 League Division One
26 Dec 1952 Stoke City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
27 Dec 1952 Chelsea v Stoke City D 0-0 League Division One
03 Jan 1953 Portsmouth v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
10 Jan 1953 Derby County v Chelsea D 4-4 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1953 Chelsea v Derby County W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
17 Jan 1953 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers W 1-0 League Division One
24 Jan 1953 Aston Villa v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
31 Jan 1953 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
04 Feb 1953 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round replay
07 Feb 1953 Chelsea v Sunderland W 3-2 League Division One
09 Feb 1953 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round 2nd replay
11 Feb 1953 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea W 0-4 FA Cup 4th round 3rd replay
14 Feb 1953 Chelsea v Birmingham City L 0-4 FA Cup 5th round
21 Feb 1953 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic L 0-1 League Division One
28 Feb 1953 Preston North End v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
07 Mar 1953 Chelsea v Burnley L 0-2 League Division One
14 Mar 1953 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea W 2-3 League Division One
21 Mar 1953 Chelsea v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Division One
23 Mar 1953 Chelsea v Liverpool W 3-0 League Division One
28 Mar 1953 Cardiff City v Chelsea D 3-3 League Division One
03 Apr 1953 Chelsea v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1953 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 1-2 League Division One
06 Apr 1953 Arsenal v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
11 Apr 1953 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea W 0-1 League Division One
18 Apr 1953 Chelsea v Middlesbrough D 1-1 League Division One
25 Apr 1953 Liverpool v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
29 Apr 1953 Chelsea v Manchester City W 3-1 League Division One
19 Aug 1953 Manchester United v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
22 Aug 1953 Blackpool v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
25 Aug 1953 Chelsea v Portsmouth W 4-3 League Division One
29 Aug 1953 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic W 3-1 League Division One
02 Sep 1953 Portsmouth v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division One
05 Sep 1953 Chelsea v Sheffield United L 1-2 League Division One
08 Sep 1953 Arsenal v Chelsea W 1-2 League Division One
12 Sep 1953 Huddersfield Town v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division One
15 Sep 1953 Chelsea v Arsenal L 0-2 League Division One
19 Sep 1953 Chelsea v Aston Villa L 1-2 League Division One
26 Sep 1953 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Chelsea L 8-1 League Division One
03 Oct 1953 Chelsea v Sunderland D 2-2 League Division One
10 Oct 1953 Sheffield Wednesday v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
17 Oct 1953 Chelsea v Middlesbrough D 1-1 League Division One
24 Oct 1953 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea L 5-2 League Division One
31 Oct 1953 Chelsea v Liverpool W 5-2 League Division One
07 Nov 1953 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
14 Nov 1953 Chelsea v Burnley W 2-1 League Division One
21 Nov 1953 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
28 Nov 1953 Chelsea v Preston North End W 1-0 League Division One
05 Dec 1953 Newcastle United v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
12 Dec 1953 Chelsea v Manchester United W 3-1 League Division One
19 Dec 1953 Chelsea v Blackpool W 5-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1953 Chelsea v Cardiff City W 2-0 League Division One
02 Jan 1954 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
09 Jan 1954 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea L 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 1954 Sheffield United v Chelsea W 1-3 League Division One
23 Jan 1954 Chelsea v Huddersfield Town D 2-2 League Division One
06 Feb 1954 Aston Villa v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
13 Feb 1954 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 4-2 League Division One
20 Feb 1954 Sunderland v Chelsea W 1-2 League Division One
27 Feb 1954 Chelsea v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-1 League Division One
06 Mar 1954 Middlesbrough v Chelsea D 3-3 League Division One
17 Mar 1954 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion W 5-0 League Division One
20 Mar 1954 Liverpool v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1954 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division One
03 Apr 1954 Burnley v Chelsea W 1-2 League Division One
10 Apr 1954 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
16 Apr 1954 Chelsea v Manchester City L 0-1 League Division One
17 Apr 1954 Preston North End v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
19 Apr 1954 Manchester City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
24 Apr 1954 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 1-2 League Division One
21 Aug 1954 Leicester City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
23 Aug 1954 Chelsea v Burnley W 1-0 League Division One
28 Aug 1954 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers W 3-2 League Division One
31 Aug 1954 Burnley v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
04 Sep 1954 Chelsea v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Division One
06 Sep 1954 Chelsea v Preston North End L 0-1 League Division One
11 Sep 1954 Manchester City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
15 Sep 1954 Preston North End v Chelsea W 1-2 League Division One
18 Sep 1954 Chelsea v Everton L 0-2 League Division One
20 Sep 1954 Sheffield United v Chelsea W 1-2 League Division One
25 Sep 1954 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 1-3 League Division One
02 Oct 1954 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion D 3-3 League Division One
09 Oct 1954 Huddersfield Town v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
16 Oct 1954 Chelsea v Manchester United L 5-6 League Division One
23 Oct 1954 Blackpool v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
30 Oct 1954 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic L 1-2 League Division One
06 Nov 1954 Sunderland v Chelsea D 3-3 League Division One
13 Nov 1954 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 League Division One
20 Nov 1954 Sheffield Wednesday v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
27 Nov 1954 Chelsea v Portsmouth W 4-1 League Division One
04 Dec 1954 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Chelsea W 3-4 League Division One
11 Dec 1954 Chelsea v Aston Villa W 4-0 League Division One
25 Dec 1954 Arsenal v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1954 Chelsea v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1955 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea W 2-5 League Division One
08 Jan 1955 Chelsea v Walsall W 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
22 Jan 1955 Chelsea v Manchester City L 0-2 League Division One
29 Jan 1955 Bristol Rovers v Chelsea W 1-3 FA Cup 4th round
05 Feb 1955 Everton v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
12 Feb 1955 Chelsea v Newcastle United W 4-3 League Division One
19 Feb 1955 Notts County v Chelsea L 1-0 FA Cup 5th round
26 Feb 1955 Chelsea v Huddersfield Town W 4-1 League Division One
05 Mar 1955 Aston Villa v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division One
29 Mar 1955 Chelsea v Sunderland W 2-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1955 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea W 2-4 League Division One
09 Apr 1955 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 1-0 League Division One
16 Apr 1955 Portsmouth v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1955 Chelsea v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-0 League Division One
30 Apr 1955 Manchester United v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
20 Aug 1955 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers L 0-2 League Division One
24 Aug 1955 Huddersfield Town v Chelsea W 1-3 League Division One
27 Aug 1955 Arsenal v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
29 Aug 1955 Chelsea v Huddersfield Town D 0-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1955 Chelsea v Portsmouth L 1-5 League Division One
05 Sep 1955 Blackpool v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
10 Sep 1955 Sunderland v Chelsea L 4-3 League Division One
14 Sep 1955 Chelsea v Newcastle United W 3-0 FA Charity Shield
17 Sep 1955 Chelsea v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
24 Sep 1955 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1955 Chelsea v Manchester City W 2-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1955 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea W 1-2 League Division One
15 Oct 1955 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1955 Preston North End v Chelsea W 2-3 League Division One
29 Oct 1955 Chelsea v Burnley D 0-0 League Division One
05 Nov 1955 Birmingham City v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
12 Nov 1955 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion W 2-0 League Division One
19 Nov 1955 Manchester United v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
26 Nov 1955 Chelsea v Sheffield United W 1-0 League Division One
03 Dec 1955 Everton v Chelsea D 3-3 League Division One
10 Dec 1955 Chelsea v Newcastle United W 2-1 League Division One
17 Dec 1955 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea L 4-0 League Division One
24 Dec 1955 Chelsea v Arsenal W 2-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1955 Cardiff City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
27 Dec 1955 Chelsea v Cardiff City W 2-1 League Division One
31 Dec 1955 Portsmouth v Chelsea D 4-4 League Division One
07 Jan 1956 Hartlepools United v Chelsea W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1956 Chelsea v Sunderland L 2-3 League Division One
21 Jan 1956 Aston Villa v Chelsea W 1-4 League Division One
28 Jan 1956 Burnley v Chelsea D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1956 Chelsea v Burnley D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
04 Feb 1956 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 2-3 League Division One
06 Feb 1956 Burnley v Chelsea D 2-2 FA Cup 4th round 2nd replay
13 Feb 1956 Chelsea v Burnley D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round 3rd replay
15 Feb 1956 Burnley v Chelsea W 0-2 FA Cup 4th round 4th replay
18 Feb 1956 Everton v Chelsea L 1-0 FA Cup 5th round
22 Feb 1956 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic W 3-1 League Division One
25 Feb 1956 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea L 4-0 League Division One
03 Mar 1956 Chelsea v Manchester United L 2-4 League Division One
10 Mar 1956 Burnley v Chelsea L 5-0 League Division One
21 Mar 1956 Chelsea v Birmingham City L 1-2 League Division One
24 Mar 1956 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
30 Mar 1956 Luton Town v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
31 Mar 1956 Chelsea v Preston North End L 0-1 League Division One
14 Apr 1956 Chelsea v Everton W 6-1 League Division One
21 Apr 1956 Newcastle United v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Brighton and Hove Albion 01 Jun 1946 01 Jul 1949
Chelsea 01 Jul 1949 01 Jun 1956

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
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Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.