Chelsea v Blackpool, 28 April 1956

Score2-1 to Chelsea
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueStamford Bridge
Attendance35,427
Richard Whittaker and John Compton made their debuts after joining as juniors. John Mortimore made his debut after moving from Woking this month.

Goals:

Roy Bentley G
Roy Bentley G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bill Robertson
Defender/Full back Peter Sillett
Full back Dick Whittaker
Left back John Compton
Centre half John Mortimore
Centre half Stan Wicks
Outside Left Frank Blunstone
Centre forward Roy Bentley
Centre forward Jim Lewis
Forward Peter Brabrook
Inside forward Les Stubbs

Starting lineup: