Alan Dickens

Date of birth03 September 1964
Place of birthPlaistow
NationalityEnglish
PositionMidfielder

Ex-West Ham player Alan Dickens had a moderately successful 3-year spell with Chelsea.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
West Ham United 01 Aug 1982 01 Aug 1989
Chelsea 01 Aug 1989 01 Feb 1993
Brentford 01 Feb 1993 01 Sep 1993

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1982-83 West Ham United League Division One 12
3
6
1983-84 West Ham United FA Cup 1
1983-84 West Ham United League Cup
1
1983-84 West Ham United League Division One 7
3
1984-85 West Ham United FA Cup 4
2
1984-85 West Ham United League Cup 1
1
1984-85 West Ham United League Division One 24
1
2
1985-86 West Ham United FA Cup 7
1985-86 West Ham United League Cup 3
1985-86 West Ham United League Division One 40
1
4
1986-87 West Ham United FA Cup 1
1
1986-87 West Ham United League Cup 4
2
1986-87 West Ham United League Division One 31
5
3
1987-88 West Ham United FA Cup 1
1987-88 West Ham United League Cup
1
1987-88 West Ham United League Division One 25
3
3
1988-89 West Ham United FA Cup 5
2
1
1988-89 West Ham United League Cup 6
1
1988-89 West Ham United League Division One 34
3
5
1989-90 Chelsea League Cup 2
1989-90 Chelsea League Division One 20
2
1
1990-91 Chelsea League Division One 13
3
1990-91 Chelsea Rumbelows League Cup 1
1991-92 Chelsea League Division One 6
4


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
18 Dec 1982 Notts County v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
01 Jan 1983 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-0 League Division One
04 Jan 1983 West Ham United v Luton Town L 2-3 League Division One
05 Feb 1983 Birmingham City v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division One
05 Mar 1983 West Ham United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 2-1 League Division One
22 Mar 1983 Manchester United v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
26 Mar 1983 Norwich City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1983 West Ham United v Watford W 2-1 League Division One
05 Apr 1983 Swansea City v West Ham United W 1-5 League Division One
09 Apr 1983 West Ham United v Sunderland W 2-1 League Division One
16 Apr 1983 Manchester City v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1983 West Ham United v Aston Villa W 2-0 League Division One
30 Apr 1983 Everton v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division One
03 May 1983 Ipswich Town v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
07 May 1983 West Ham United v Notts County W 2-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1983 West Ham United v Norwich City D 0-0 League Division One
05 Nov 1983 West Ham United v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Division One
06 Dec 1983 Everton v West Ham United L 2-0 League Cup 4th round replay
17 Dec 1983 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1983 West Ham United v Southampton L 0-1 League Division One
04 Feb 1984 West Ham United v Stoke City W 3-0 League Division One
07 Feb 1984 Queens Park Rangers v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
11 Feb 1984 Coventry City v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
18 Feb 1984 Birmingham City v West Ham United L 3-0 FA Cup 5th round
21 Feb 1984 West Ham United v Watford L 2-4 League Division One
25 Feb 1984 Norwich City v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
10 Mar 1984 West Ham United v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 1-1 League Division One
25 Aug 1984 West Ham United v Ipswich Town D 0-0 League Division One
01 Sep 1984 Southampton v West Ham United W 2-3 League Division One
04 Sep 1984 West Ham United v Coventry City W 3-1 League Division One
08 Sep 1984 West Ham United v Watford W 2-0 League Division One
15 Sep 1984 Chelsea v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division One
22 Sep 1984 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest D 0-0 League Division One
25 Sep 1984 Bristol City v West Ham United D 2-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
06 Nov 1984 West Ham United v Manchester City L 1-2 League Cup 3rd round replay
10 Nov 1984 West Ham United v Everton L 0-1 League Division One
08 Dec 1984 Norwich City v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
15 Dec 1984 West Ham United v Sheffield Wednesday D 0-0 League Division One
22 Dec 1984 West Ham United v Southampton L 2-3 League Division One
26 Dec 1984 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division One
29 Dec 1984 Coventry City v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
01 Jan 1985 West Ham United v Queens Park Rangers L 1-3 League Division One
05 Jan 1985 West Ham United v Port Vale W 4-1 FA Cup 3rd round
02 Feb 1985 West Ham United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
04 Feb 1985 West Ham United v Norwich City W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
23 Feb 1985 West Ham United v Aston Villa L 1-2 League Division One
02 Mar 1985 Arsenal v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
06 Mar 1985 West Ham United v Wimbledon W 5-1 FA Cup 5th round replay
09 Mar 1985 Manchester United v West Ham United L 4-2 FA Cup Quarter-final
15 Mar 1985 West Ham United v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division One
23 Mar 1985 Leicester City v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
06 Apr 1985 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1985 Queens Park Rangers v West Ham United L 4-2 League Division One
13 Apr 1985 West Ham United v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
20 Apr 1985 Sunderland v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
27 Apr 1985 West Ham United v Luton Town D 0-0 League Division One
04 May 1985 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United L 5-1 League Division One
06 May 1985 West Ham United v Norwich City W 1-0 League Division One
17 Aug 1985 Birmingham City v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
20 Aug 1985 West Ham United v Queens Park Rangers W 3-1 League Division One
24 Aug 1985 West Ham United v Luton Town L 0-1 League Division One
26 Aug 1985 Manchester United v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division One
31 Aug 1985 West Ham United v Liverpool D 2-2 League Division One
03 Sep 1985 Southampton v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
07 Sep 1985 Sheffield Wednesday v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division One
14 Sep 1985 West Ham United v Leicester City W 3-0 League Division One
21 Sep 1985 Manchester City v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division One
24 Sep 1985 West Ham United v Swansea City W 3-0 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
28 Sep 1985 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest W 4-2 League Division One
05 Oct 1985 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
07 Oct 1985 Swansea City v West Ham United W 2-3
Agg: 2-6
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
12 Oct 1985 West Ham United v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
26 Oct 1985 Ipswich Town v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
29 Oct 1985 Manchester United v West Ham United L 1-0 League Cup 3rd round
02 Nov 1985 West Ham United v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
09 Nov 1985 Oxford United v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
16 Nov 1985 West Ham United v Watford W 2-1 League Division One
23 Nov 1985 Coventry City v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
30 Nov 1985 West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion W 4-0 League Division One
07 Dec 1985 Queens Park Rangers v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
14 Dec 1985 West Ham United v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Division One
21 Dec 1985 Luton Town v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1985 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
05 Jan 1986 Charlton Athletic v West Ham United W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1986 Leicester City v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
18 Jan 1986 Liverpool v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
25 Jan 1986 West Ham United v Ipswich Town D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
02 Feb 1986 West Ham United v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
04 Feb 1986 Ipswich Town v West Ham United D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
06 Feb 1986 Ipswich Town v West Ham United W 0-1 FA Cup 4th round 2nd replay
05 Mar 1986 West Ham United v Manchester United D 1-1 FA Cup 5th round
09 Mar 1986 Manchester United v West Ham United W 0-2 FA Cup 5th round replay
12 Mar 1986 Sheffield Wednesday v West Ham United L 2-1 FA Cup Quarter-final
15 Mar 1986 Arsenal v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
19 Mar 1986 Aston Villa v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
22 Mar 1986 West Ham United v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Division One
29 Mar 1986 Chelsea v West Ham United W 0-4 League Division One
31 Mar 1986 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1986 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1986 West Ham United v Southampton W 1-0 League Division One
12 Apr 1986 West Ham United v Oxford United W 3-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1986 West Ham United v Chelsea L 1-2 League Division One
19 Apr 1986 Watford v West Ham United W 0-2 League Division One
21 Apr 1986 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 8-1 League Division One
26 Apr 1986 West Ham United v Coventry City W 1-0 League Division One
28 Apr 1986 West Ham United v Manchester City W 1-0 League Division One
30 Apr 1986 West Ham United v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Division One
03 May 1986 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United W 2-3 League Division One
05 May 1986 Everton v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
23 Aug 1986 West Ham United v Coventry City W 1-0 League Division One
25 Aug 1986 Manchester United v West Ham United W 2-3 League Division One
30 Aug 1986 Oxford United v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
02 Sep 1986 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest L 1-2 League Division One
06 Sep 1986 West Ham United v Liverpool L 2-5 League Division One
13 Sep 1986 Queens Park Rangers v West Ham United W 2-3 League Division One
20 Sep 1986 West Ham United v Luton Town W 2-0 League Division One
27 Sep 1986 Sheffield Wednesday v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division One
04 Oct 1986 Watford v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division One
07 Oct 1986 West Ham United v Preston North End W 4-1
Agg: 5-2
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
11 Oct 1986 West Ham United v Chelsea W 5-3 League Division One
18 Oct 1986 Norwich City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
25 Oct 1986 West Ham United v Charlton Athletic L 1-3 League Division One
29 Oct 1986 Watford v West Ham United W 2-3 League Cup 3rd round
02 Nov 1986 West Ham United v Everton W 1-0 League Division One
08 Nov 1986 Arsenal v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
15 Nov 1986 Wimbledon v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
18 Nov 1986 West Ham United v Oxford United W 1-0 League Cup 4th round
22 Nov 1986 West Ham United v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
30 Nov 1986 Newcastle United v West Ham United L 4-0 League Division One
13 Dec 1986 Manchester City v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
20 Dec 1986 West Ham United v Queens Park Rangers D 1-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1986 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United L 4-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1986 West Ham United v Wimbledon L 2-3 League Division One
01 Jan 1987 West Ham United v Leicester City W 4-1 League Division One
03 Jan 1987 Liverpool v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
24 Jan 1987 Coventry City v West Ham United W 1-3 League Division One
27 Jan 1987 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Cup Quarter-final
31 Jan 1987 West Ham United v Orient W 4-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
07 Feb 1987 West Ham United v Oxford United L 0-1 League Division One
25 Feb 1987 West Ham United v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-2 FA Cup 5th round replay
28 Feb 1987 Luton Town v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
07 Mar 1987 Charlton Athletic v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
14 Mar 1987 West Ham United v Norwich City L 0-2 League Division One
24 Mar 1987 West Ham United v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-2 League Division One
28 Mar 1987 West Ham United v Watford W 1-0 League Division One
08 Apr 1987 West Ham United v Arsenal W 3-1 League Division One
11 Apr 1987 Everton v West Ham United L 4-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1987 West Ham United v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division One
18 Apr 1987 Leicester City v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division One
25 Apr 1987 Aston Villa v West Ham United L 4-0 League Division One
02 May 1987 West Ham United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
15 Aug 1987 West Ham United v Queens Park Rangers L 0-3 League Division One
06 Oct 1987 West Ham United v Barnsley L 2-5
Agg: 2-5
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
10 Oct 1987 West Ham United v Charlton Athletic D 1-1 League Division One
17 Oct 1987 Oxford United v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
25 Oct 1987 West Ham United v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
31 Oct 1987 Watford v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
07 Nov 1987 West Ham United v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-1 League Division One
14 Nov 1987 Everton v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
21 Nov 1987 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest W 3-2 League Division One
28 Nov 1987 Coventry City v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
05 Dec 1987 West Ham United v Southampton W 2-1 League Division One
12 Dec 1987 Chelsea v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
19 Dec 1987 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 2-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1987 West Ham United v Wimbledon L 1-2 League Division One
01 Jan 1988 Norwich City v West Ham United L 4-1 League Division One
16 Jan 1988 Queens Park Rangers v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
30 Jan 1988 Queens Park Rangers v West Ham United L 3-1 FA Cup 4th round
06 Feb 1988 Liverpool v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
13 Feb 1988 West Ham United v Portsmouth D 1-1 League Division One
27 Feb 1988 Derby County v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
12 Mar 1988 Charlton Athletic v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division One
19 Mar 1988 West Ham United v Watford W 1-0 League Division One
26 Mar 1988 Manchester United v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1988 Sheffield Wednesday v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1988 West Ham United v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
20 Apr 1988 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1988 West Ham United v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
30 Apr 1988 Southampton v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
02 May 1988 West Ham United v Chelsea W 4-1 League Division One
07 May 1988 Newcastle United v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
27 Aug 1988 Southampton v West Ham United L 4-0 League Division One
03 Sep 1988 West Ham United v Charlton Athletic L 1-3 League Division One
10 Sep 1988 Wimbledon v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
17 Sep 1988 West Ham United v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division One
24 Sep 1988 Manchester United v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division One
27 Sep 1988 Sunderland v West Ham United W 0-3 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
01 Oct 1988 West Ham United v Arsenal L 1-4 League Division One
08 Oct 1988 Middlesbrough v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
12 Oct 1988 West Ham United v Sunderland W 2-1
Agg: 5-1
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
15 Oct 1988 Queens Park Rangers v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
22 Oct 1988 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 2-0 League Division One
29 Oct 1988 West Ham United v Liverpool L 0-2 League Division One
01 Nov 1988 West Ham United v Derby County W 5-0 League Cup 3rd round
05 Nov 1988 Coventry City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
12 Nov 1988 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest D 3-3 League Division One
19 Nov 1988 Luton Town v West Ham United L 4-1 League Division One
26 Nov 1988 West Ham United v Everton L 0-1 League Division One
30 Nov 1988 West Ham United v Liverpool W 4-1 League Cup 4th round
03 Dec 1988 Millwall v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
10 Dec 1988 West Ham United v Sheffield Wednesday D 0-0 League Division One
17 Dec 1988 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-2 League Division One
27 Dec 1988 Norwich City v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
31 Dec 1988 Charlton Athletic v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
02 Jan 1989 West Ham United v Wimbledon L 1-2 League Division One
08 Jan 1989 West Ham United v Arsenal D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1989 Arsenal v West Ham United W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
14 Jan 1989 Derby County v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
18 Jan 1989 West Ham United v Aston Villa W 2-1 League Cup Quarter-final
28 Jan 1989 Swindon Town v West Ham United D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1989 West Ham United v Swindon Town W 1-0 FA Cup 4th round replay
04 Feb 1989 Arsenal v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
12 Feb 1989 West Ham United v Luton Town L 0-3 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
18 Feb 1989 Charlton Athletic v West Ham United W 0-1 FA Cup 5th round
25 Feb 1989 West Ham United v Queens Park Rangers D 0-0 League Division One
11 Mar 1989 West Ham United v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
18 Mar 1989 West Ham United v Norwich City D 0-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
22 Mar 1989 Norwich City v West Ham United L 3-1 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
25 Mar 1989 Aston Villa v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1989 West Ham United v Norwich City L 0-2 League Division One
01 Apr 1989 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division One
08 Apr 1989 West Ham United v Derby County D 1-1 League Division One
11 Apr 1989 West Ham United v Middlesbrough L 1-2 League Division One
15 Apr 1989 West Ham United v Southampton L 1-2 League Division One
22 Apr 1989 West Ham United v Millwall W 3-0 League Division One
03 May 1989 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
06 May 1989 West Ham United v Luton Town W 1-0 League Division One
09 May 1989 Sheffield Wednesday v West Ham United W 0-2 League Division One
13 May 1989 Everton v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
18 May 1989 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
23 May 1989 Liverpool v West Ham United L 5-1 League Division One


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1982-83 England Inter Tourn 1
1982-83 England Under-18 1
1982-83 England Under-18 International Tournament 1
1982-83 England Under-18 Tournament 1
1984-85 England UEFA Under-21
1
1


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
04 Sep 1982 USSR v England W 0-1 U18 TOURNAMENT Group A
06 Sep 1982 Switzerland v England W 0-2 U18 INTER TOURN
09 Sep 1982 Yugoslavia v England W 0-1 INTER TOURN
13 Apr 1983 England v Belgium D 1-1 U18
16 Oct 1984 England v Finland W 2-0 UEFA Under-21 Group 3


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