Ronald Brebner

Date of birth23 September 1881
Place of birthDarlington

A dentist by profession, Ronald Brebner played his whole career as an amateur. He had two spells with Chelsea playing one match in his first spell (October - November 1906) and another seventeen after resigning from Northern Nomads (in September 1912) and being replaced by Jim Molyneux. He joined Leicester Fosse in May 1913 and his premature death was caused by a head injury suffered in a game at Lincoln City on Boxing Day 1913.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1906-07 Chelsea League Division Two 1 1
1912-13 Chelsea FA Cup 1 1
1912-13 Chelsea League Division One 17 5 6
1913-14 Leicester City League Division Two 18 11 2

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
27 Oct 1906 Chelsea v Grimsby Town W 2-0 League Division Two
02 Sep 1912 Aston Villa v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
07 Sep 1912 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
09 Sep 1912 Chelsea v Liverpool L 1-2 League Division One
14 Sep 1912 Chelsea v Sheffield United W 4-2 League Division One
21 Sep 1912 Newcastle United v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division One
28 Sep 1912 Chelsea v Oldham Athletic D 1-1 League Division One
12 Oct 1912 Woolwich Arsenal v Chelsea W 0-1 League Division One
19 Oct 1912 Chelsea v Bradford City L 0-3 League Division One
26 Oct 1912 Manchester City v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
02 Nov 1912 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion L 0-2 League Division One
09 Nov 1912 Everton v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
16 Nov 1912 Chelsea v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-4 League Division One
21 Dec 1912 Notts County v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
25 Dec 1912 Chelsea v Manchester United L 1-4 League Division One
26 Dec 1912 Manchester United v Chelsea L 4-2 League Division One
28 Dec 1912 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers L 2-3 League Division One
04 Jan 1913 Sheffield United v Chelsea D 3-3 League Division One
11 Jan 1913 Chelsea v Southend United W 5-2 FA Cup 1st round

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