Jim Lewis

Date of birth26 June 1927
Place of birthHackney
NationalityEnglish
PositionCentre forward

Lewis, an amateur international, was an important member of Chelsea's 1955 1st Division Championship team.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Leyton Orient 01 Nov 1950 01 Sep 1952

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1952-53 Chelsea League Division One 9
4
1952-53 Great Britain Olympics 1
1
1953-54 Chelsea League Division One 20
9
1954-55 Chelsea League Division One 17
6
1955-56 Chelsea FA Cup 2
1
1955-56 Chelsea League Division One 9
2
1955-56 Great Britain Olympics 2
1
1956-57 Chelsea League Division One 18
9
1956-57 Great Britain Olympics 2
2
1957-58 Chelsea FA Cup 3
1
1957-58 Chelsea League Division One 17
8
1959-60 Great Britain Olympics 1
1960-61 Great Britain Olympics 3
1


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
04 Oct 1952 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
18 Feb 1953 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
21 Feb 1953 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic L 0-1 League Division One
14 Mar 1953 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea W 2-3 League Division One
23 Mar 1953 Chelsea v Liverpool W 3-0 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
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
15 Sep 1953 Chelsea v Arsenal L 0-2 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
28 Nov 1953 Chelsea v Preston North End W 1-0 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
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
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
13 Nov 1954 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 League Division One
05 Mar 1955 Aston Villa v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division One
05 Sep 1955 Blackpool v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
11 Feb 1956 Manchester City v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
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
02 Apr 1956 Chelsea v Luton Town D 0-0 League Division One
07 Apr 1956 Sheffield United v Chelsea L 2-1 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
28 Apr 1956 Chelsea v Blackpool W 2-1 League Division One
22 Aug 1956 Sheffield Wednesday v Chelsea L 4-0 League Division One
25 Aug 1956 Chelsea v Preston North End W 1-0 League Division One
05 Sep 1956 Chelsea v Manchester United L 1-2 League Division One
08 Sep 1956 Cardiff City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
29 Sep 1956 Chelsea v Portsmouth D 3-3 League Division One
06 Oct 1956 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-4 League Division One
20 Oct 1956 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 3-3 League Division One
03 Nov 1956 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic L 1-3 League Division One
26 Dec 1956 Arsenal v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
20 Feb 1957 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea W 3-4 League Division One
23 Feb 1957 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers D 2-2 League Division One
02 Mar 1957 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division One
30 Mar 1957 Luton Town v Chelsea W 0-4 League Division One
06 Apr 1957 Chelsea v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
19 Apr 1957 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 1-2 League Division One
20 Apr 1957 Chelsea v Everton W 5-1 League Division One
22 Apr 1957 Chelsea v Newcastle United W 6-2 League Division One
27 Apr 1957 Preston North End v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
24 Aug 1957 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
28 Aug 1957 Chelsea v Manchester City L 2-3 League Division One
31 Aug 1957 Chelsea v Birmingham City W 5-1 League Division One
04 Sep 1957 Manchester City v Chelsea L 5-2 League Division One
07 Sep 1957 Everton v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
16 Nov 1957 Sunderland v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
23 Nov 1957 Chelsea v Leicester City W 4-0 League Division One
30 Nov 1957 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea D 3-3 League Division One
07 Dec 1957 Chelsea v Leeds United W 2-1 League Division One
14 Dec 1957 Manchester United v Chelsea W 0-1 League Division One
21 Dec 1957 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-4 League Division One
25 Dec 1957 Chelsea v Portsmouth W 7-4 League Division One
26 Dec 1957 Portsmouth v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
28 Dec 1957 Birmingham City v Chelsea D 3-3 League Division One
04 Jan 1958 Doncaster Rovers v Chelsea W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1958 Chelsea v Everton W 3-1 League Division One
18 Jan 1958 Chelsea v Newcastle United W 2-1 League Division One
25 Jan 1958 Chelsea v Darlington D 3-3 FA Cup 4th round
29 Jan 1958 Darlington v Chelsea L 4-1 FA Cup 4th round replay
29 Mar 1958 Chelsea v Sunderland D 0-0 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
1948-49 England Amateur 4
4
1949-50 England Amateur 1
1950-51 England Amateur 3
8
1950-51 England Amateur v A 2
1
1951-52 England Amateur 5
8
1952-53 England Amateur 3
2
1952-53 England Amateur v A 1
1
1952-53 England Unofficial 1
1953-54 England A v Amateur 1
1953-54 England Amateur 5
4
1954-55 England Amateur 1
1955-56 England Amateur 1
1
1956-57 England A v Amateur 1
1
1956-57 England Amateur 1
1
1957-58 England A v Amateur 1
2
1957-58 England Amateur 3
2
1958-59 England A v Amateur 1
1958-59 England Amateur 4
1
1959-60 England Amateur 3
1
1960-61 England Amateur 5
2
1960-61 England FA Tour 2
2
1963-64 England FA Tour 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
22 Jan 1949 England v Wales W 4-1 Amateur
05 Feb 1949 England v Northern Ireland L 0-1 Amateur
12 Mar 1949 Wales v England W 1-3 Amateur
16 Apr 1949 Scotland v England L 3-2 Amateur
21 Jan 1950 Wales v England W 0-1 Amateur
03 Feb 1951 England v Northern Ireland W 6-3 Amateur
07 Apr 1951 Scotland v England W 2-3 Amateur
10 May 1951 England v Finland W 3-2 Amateur v A
15 May 1951 England v Norway W 2-1 Amateur v A
20 May 1951 France v England D 3-3 Amateur
02 Feb 1952 Northern Ireland v England W 1-3 Amateur
16 Feb 1952 Wales v England W 3-4 Amateur
08 Mar 1952 England v Republic of Ireland W 8-3 Amateur
15 Mar 1952 England v Scotland L 1-2 Amateur
05 Apr 1952 England v France W 3-0 Amateur
15 Nov 1952 England v Netherlands D 2-2 Amateur v A
14 Feb 1953 England v Wales D 3-3 Amateur
21 Mar 1953 Scotland v England W 0-1 Amateur
03 May 1953 France v England W 0-1 Amateur
19 May 1953 Norway v England D 1-1 Unofficial
12 Sep 1953 Northern Ireland v England L 2-1 Amateur
19 Sep 1953 England v South Africa L 0-4 Amateur
14 Nov 1953 England v France W 4-2 Amateur
07 Mar 1954 Netherlands v England L 1-0 A v Amateur
27 Mar 1954 England v Scotland L 1-4 Amateur
24 Apr 1954 Wales v England W 0-2 Amateur
08 May 1955 France v England D 1-1 Amateur
17 Sep 1955 Northern Ireland v England W 1-4 Amateur
07 Aug 1956 Iceland v England W 2-3 A v Amateur
15 Sep 1956 England v Northern Ireland W 5-2 Amateur
15 Sep 1957 Finland v England L 4-3 A v Amateur
28 Sep 1957 Northern Ireland v England W 0-3 Amateur
12 Oct 1957 England v West Germany L 2-3 Amateur
09 Nov 1957 Wales v England W 2-5 Amateur
14 Mar 1959 Scotland v England D 1-1 Amateur
05 Apr 1959 France v England L 1-0 Amateur
20 May 1959 Netherlands v England W 1-3 Amateur
24 May 1959 Luxembourg v England L 3-1 A v Amateur
27 May 1959 West Germany v England L 2-0 Amateur
07 Nov 1959 Wales v England W 0-2 Amateur
05 Mar 1960 England v West Germany D 1-1 Amateur
26 Mar 1960 England v Scotland W 2-1 Amateur
24 Sep 1960 England v Northern Ireland W 3-2 Amateur
05 Nov 1960 England v Wales W 6-1 Amateur
25 Feb 1961 Republic of Ireland v England D 1-1 Amateur
18 Mar 1961 Scotland v England D 2-2 Amateur
29 Apr 1961 England v France W 2-0 Amateur
05 Jun 1961 New Zealand v England W 0-8 FA TOUR
10 Jun 1961 New Zealand v England W 1-6 FA TOUR
13 Apr 1964 England v New Zealand W 4-0 FA TOUR


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