Chelsea v West Ham United, 26 January 1946

Score2-0 to Chelsea
CompetitionFA Cup 4th round
VenueStamford Bridge
Attendance65,726
Alex Machin made his debut after joining from Army Football in October 1944.

Goals:

Dick Spence G
Alex Machin G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bill Robertson
Defender John Harris
Full back Danny Winter
Left half Sid Foss
Wing half Alex Machin
Wing half Albert Tennant
Outside Left Jimmy Bain
Outside right Dick Spence
Centre forward Tommy Lawton
Centre forward Joe Payne
Inside forward Reg Williams

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Harry Medhurst
Full back Charlie Bicknell
Centre half Dick Walker
Wing half Ron Cater
Wing half Edward Fenton
Outside Left Jackie Wood
Outside Left Terry Woodgate
Centre forward George Foreman
Inside forward Almer Hall
Inside Forward/Wing half Archie MacAulay
Inside Forward/Wing half Sam Small