Steve Wicks

Date of birth03 October 1956
Place of birthReading
NationalityEnglish
PositionDefender/Centre back

A powerful centre half, Steve Wicks was a member of the 1976-77 promotion-winning team. He moved to Derby County in January 1979 and returned to Chelsea via Queens Park Rangers in July 1986.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Chelsea 01 Jun 1974 01 Jan 1979
Derby County 01 Jan 1979 01 Sep 1979
Queens Park Rangers 01 Sep 1979 01 Jun 1981
Crystal Palace 01 Jun 1981 01 Mar 1982
Queens Park Rangers 01 Mar 1982 01 Jul 1986

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1974-75 Chelsea League Division One 1
1975-76 Chelsea FA Cup 4
1
1975-76 Chelsea League Division Two 18
1
1976-77 Chelsea League Cup 2
1976-77 Chelsea League Division Two 34
4
1977-78 Chelsea FA Cup 2
1
1977-78 Chelsea League Division One 41
1
1978-79 Chelsea League Cup 1
1978-79 Chelsea League Division One 23
1
1978-79 Derby County League Division One 19
1979-80 Derby County League Division One 5
1985-86 Queens Park Rangers League Cup 1
1986-87 Chelsea FA Cup 2
1986-87 Chelsea League Cup 1
1986-87 Chelsea League Division One 15
1
1987-88 Chelsea League Division One 17
1987-88 Chelsea League Division One and Two Play-Offs 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
31 Mar 1975 Chelsea v Ipswich Town D 0-0 League Division One
27 Sep 1975 Fulham v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division Two
01 Jan 1976 Chelsea v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
03 Jan 1976 Bristol Rovers v Chelsea W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
10 Jan 1976 Chelsea v Oldham Athletic L 0-3 League Division Two
17 Jan 1976 Nottingham Forest v Chelsea W 1-3 League Division Two
24 Jan 1976 York City v Chelsea W 0-2 FA Cup 4th round
31 Jan 1976 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion L 1-2 League Division Two
07 Feb 1976 Oxford United v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division Two
14 Feb 1976 Chelsea v Crystal Palace L 2-3 FA Cup 5th round
18 Feb 1976 Chelsea v Hull City D 0-0 League Division Two
21 Feb 1976 Notts County v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division Two
25 Feb 1976 Chelsea v Portsmouth W 2-0 League Division Two
28 Feb 1976 Chelsea v Blackburn Rovers W 3-1 League Division Two
06 Mar 1976 Plymouth Argyle v Chelsea W 0-3 League Division Two
13 Mar 1976 Chelsea v Southampton D 1-1 League Division Two
20 Mar 1976 Chelsea v Bristol Rovers D 0-0 League Division Two
27 Mar 1976 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division Two
06 Apr 1976 Chelsea v Fulham D 0-0 League Division Two
10 Apr 1976 Bristol City v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division Two
16 Apr 1976 Chelsea v Luton Town D 2-2 League Division Two
17 Apr 1976 Chelsea v Orient L 0-2 League Division Two
19 Apr 1976 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division Two
24 Apr 1976 York City v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division Two
21 Aug 1976 Orient v Chelsea W 0-1 League Division Two
25 Aug 1976 Chelsea v Notts County D 1-1 League Division Two
28 Aug 1976 Chelsea v Carlisle United W 2-1 League Division Two
11 Sep 1976 Plymouth Argyle v Chelsea W 2-3 League Division Two
18 Sep 1976 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers W 2-1 League Division Two
20 Sep 1976 Chelsea v Huddersfield Town W 2-0 League Cup 3rd round
25 Sep 1976 Blackpool v Chelsea W 0-1 League Division Two
02 Oct 1976 Chelsea v Cardiff City W 2-1 League Division Two
05 Oct 1976 Bristol Rovers v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division Two
16 Oct 1976 Chelsea v Oldham Athletic W 4-3 League Division Two
23 Oct 1976 Blackburn Rovers v Chelsea W 0-2 League Division Two
26 Oct 1976 Arsenal v Chelsea L 2-1 League Cup 4th round
30 Oct 1976 Chelsea v Southampton W 3-1 League Division Two
06 Nov 1976 Hereford United v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division Two
10 Nov 1976 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic W 2-1 League Division Two
20 Nov 1976 Nottingham Forest v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division Two
27 Nov 1976 Chelsea v Burnley W 2-1 League Division Two
03 Dec 1976 Sheffield United v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division Two
07 Dec 1976 Southampton v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division Two
11 Dec 1976 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 3-3 League Division Two
18 Dec 1976 Hull City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division Two
19 Feb 1977 Chelsea v Plymouth Argyle D 2-2 League Division Two
26 Feb 1977 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division Two
05 Mar 1977 Chelsea v Blackpool D 2-2 League Division Two
12 Mar 1977 Cardiff City v Chelsea W 1-3 League Division Two
19 Mar 1977 Chelsea v Bristol Rovers W 2-0 League Division Two
02 Apr 1977 Chelsea v Blackburn Rovers W 3-1 League Division Two
08 Apr 1977 Fulham v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division Two
09 Apr 1977 Chelsea v Luton Town W 2-0 League Division Two
11 Apr 1977 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea L 4-0 League Division Two
16 Apr 1977 Chelsea v Nottingham Forest W 2-1 League Division Two
19 Apr 1977 Oldham Athletic v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division Two
23 Apr 1977 Burnley v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division Two
30 Apr 1977 Chelsea v Sheffield United W 4-0 League Division Two
07 May 1977 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division Two
14 May 1977 Chelsea v Hull City W 4-0 League Division Two
20 Aug 1977 West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
24 Aug 1977 Chelsea v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Division One
27 Aug 1977 Chelsea v Coventry City L 1-2 League Division One
03 Sep 1977 Ipswich Town v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
10 Sep 1977 Chelsea v Derby County D 1-1 League Division One
17 Sep 1977 Manchester United v Chelsea W 0-1 League Division One
24 Sep 1977 Queens Park Rangers v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1977 Chelsea v Leeds United L 1-2 League Division One
05 Oct 1977 Chelsea v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division One
08 Oct 1977 Liverpool v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
15 Oct 1977 Chelsea v Middlesbrough D 0-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1977 Newcastle United v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
29 Oct 1977 Chelsea v Bristol City W 1-0 League Division One
05 Nov 1977 Chelsea v Nottingham Forest W 1-0 League Division One
12 Nov 1977 Norwich City v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
19 Nov 1977 Chelsea v Aston Villa D 0-0 League Division One
26 Nov 1977 Manchester City v Chelsea L 6-2 League Division One
03 Dec 1977 Chelsea v Everton L 0-1 League Division One
10 Dec 1977 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Chelsea W 1-3 League Division One
17 Dec 1977 Chelsea v Norwich City D 1-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1977 Arsenal v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1977 Chelsea v West Ham United W 2-1 League Division One
31 Dec 1977 Birmingham City v Chelsea W 4-5 League Division One
02 Jan 1978 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 League Division One
07 Jan 1978 Chelsea v Liverpool W 4-2 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1978 Coventry City v Chelsea L 5-1 League Division One
21 Jan 1978 Chelsea v Ipswich Town W 5-3 League Division One
31 Jan 1978 Chelsea v Burnley W 6-2 FA Cup 4th round
11 Feb 1978 Chelsea v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division One
04 Mar 1978 Chelsea v Liverpool W 3-1 League Division One
11 Mar 1978 Derby County v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
18 Mar 1978 Chelsea v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
21 Mar 1978 Bristol City v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
25 Mar 1978 West Ham United v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1978 Chelsea v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
01 Apr 1978 Nottingham Forest v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1978 Middlesbrough v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
15 Apr 1978 Aston Villa v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
22 Apr 1978 Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 1-1 League Division One
26 Apr 1978 Leicester City v Chelsea W 0-2 League Division One
29 Apr 1978 Everton v Chelsea L 6-0 League Division One
02 May 1978 Chelsea v Queens Park Rangers W 3-1 League Division One
05 May 1978 Chelsea v Manchester City D 0-0 League Division One
19 Aug 1978 Chelsea v Everton L 0-1 League Division One
22 Aug 1978 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Chelsea W 0-1 League Division One
26 Aug 1978 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
29 Aug 1978 Bolton Wanderers v Chelsea L 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
02 Sep 1978 Chelsea v Leeds United L 0-3 League Division One
09 Sep 1978 Coventry City v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division One
16 Sep 1978 Chelsea v Manchester City L 1-4 League Division One
23 Sep 1978 Birmingham City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
30 Sep 1978 Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion L 1-3 League Division One
07 Oct 1978 Derby County v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
14 Oct 1978 Chelsea v Bolton Wanderers W 4-3 League Division One
21 Oct 1978 Liverpool v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
28 Oct 1978 Chelsea v Norwich City D 3-3 League Division One
04 Nov 1978 Queens Park Rangers v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
11 Nov 1978 Everton v Chelsea L 3-2 League Division One
18 Nov 1978 Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-3 League Division One
22 Nov 1978 Leeds United v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
25 Nov 1978 Chelsea v Manchester United L 0-1 League Division One
09 Dec 1978 Chelsea v Aston Villa L 0-1 League Division One
16 Dec 1978 Middlesbrough v Chelsea L 7-2 League Division One
23 Dec 1978 Chelsea v Bristol City D 0-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1978 Southampton v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
30 Dec 1978 Ipswich Town v Chelsea L 5-1 League Division One
20 Jan 1979 Manchester City v Chelsea W 2-3 League Division One
23 Aug 1986 Chelsea v Norwich City D 0-0 League Division One
25 Aug 1986 Oxford United v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
30 Aug 1986 Sheffield Wednesday v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One
08 Oct 1986 Chelsea v York City W 3-0
Agg: 3-1
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
11 Oct 1986 West Ham United v Chelsea L 5-3 League Division One
01 Nov 1986 Chelsea v Watford D 0-0 League Division One
06 Dec 1986 Chelsea v Wimbledon L 0-4 League Division One
21 Jan 1987 Chelsea v Aston Villa W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
24 Jan 1987 Norwich City v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
01 Feb 1987 Watford v Chelsea L 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
07 Feb 1987 Chelsea v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-0 League Division One
10 Feb 1987 Chelsea v Oxford United W 4-0 League Division One
14 Feb 1987 Coventry City v Chelsea L 3-0 League Division One
21 Mar 1987 Chelsea v West Ham United W 1-0 League Division One
07 Apr 1987 Charlton Athletic v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
02 May 1987 Chelsea v Leicester City W 3-1 League Division One
05 May 1987 Wimbledon v Chelsea L 2-1 League Division One
09 May 1987 Chelsea v Liverpool D 3-3 League Division One
15 Aug 1987 Chelsea v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-1 League Division One
18 Aug 1987 Portsmouth v Chelsea W 0-3 League Division One
22 Aug 1987 Tottenham Hotspur v Chelsea L 1-0 League Division One
29 Aug 1987 Chelsea v Luton Town W 3-0 League Division One
31 Aug 1987 Manchester United v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division One
05 Sep 1987 Chelsea v Nottingham Forest W 4-3 League Division One
12 Sep 1987 Queens Park Rangers v Chelsea L 3-1 League Division One
12 Mar 1988 Chelsea v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
19 Mar 1988 Oxford United v Chelsea D 4-4 League Division One
26 Mar 1988 Chelsea v Southampton L 0-1 League Division One
29 Mar 1988 Chelsea v Watford D 1-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1988 Chelsea v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
09 Apr 1988 Chelsea v Derby County W 1-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1988 Wimbledon v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
30 Apr 1988 Chelsea v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
02 May 1988 West Ham United v Chelsea L 4-1 League Division One
07 May 1988 Chelsea v Charlton Athletic D 1-1 League Division One
25 May 1988 Middlesbrough v Chelsea L 2-0 League Division One and Two Play-Offs Final 1st leg
28 May 1988 Chelsea v Middlesbrough W 1-0
Agg: 1-2
League Division One and Two Play-Offs Final 2nd leg


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
1974-75 England UEFA Under-18 7
1981-82 England UEFA Under-21 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
25 Feb 1975 England v Spain D 1-1 UEFA U18 Preliminary
18 Mar 1975 Spain v England W 0-1 UEFA U18 Preliminary
09 May 1975 Republic of Ireland v England W 0-1 UEFA U18 Group B
11 May 1975 Switzerland v England W 0-4 UEFA U18 Group B
13 May 1975 England v Northern Ireland W 3-0 UEFA Under-18 Group B
16 May 1975 Hungary v England W 1-3 UEFA U18 Semi-final
19 May 1975 England v Finland W 1-0 UEFA U18 Final
19 Apr 1982 Scotland v England W 0-1 UEFA Under-21 Semi-final


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