International records for Chelsea players

Statistics correct up to 1 August 2016

 

207 players (48 nationalities) have won full international caps while in the service of Chelsea. The list comprises 44 capped by England, 18 by Scotland, 11 by France, 10 by Holland, Northern Ireland and Wales, 8 by Portugal and Spain, 7 by Denmark and the Republic of Ireland, 6 by Brazil, 5 by Belgium, 4 by Nigeria, 3 by Czech Republic, Germany, Ghana, Israel, Ivory Coast, Norway, Russia and Serbia, 2 by Argentina, Australia, Cameroon, Colombia, Croatia, Italy, Jamaica and Romania and 1 by Bosnia & Herzegovina, Burkina Faso, Canada, Egypt, Finland, Georgia, Iceland, Liberia, Peru, Phillipines, Senegal, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovakia, South Africa, Switzerland, Ukraine, Uruguay, USA and Yugoslavia.

Caps and goals listed are for internationals played while at Chelsea and not their complete international career. Warren Cummings, Pierre Issa and Phil Younghusband played for Chelsea reserves and did not make an appearance in the first team.

 

Caps Goals/CS Starts+sub
1 Rati Aleksidze Georgia 10 2 2000-2002 3+7
2 Alex Brazil 3 0 2007-2008 3
3 Nicolas Anelka France 26 3 2008-2010 20+6
4 Victorien Angban Ivory Coast 3 0 2016 2+1
5 Christian Atsu Ghana 28 6 2013-2016 24+4
6 Ken Armstrong England 1 0 1955 1
7 Cesar Azpilicueta Spain 16 0 2012-2016 13+3
8 Demba Ba Senegal 4 0 2013-2014 3+1
9 Baba Rahman Ghana 7 0 2015-2016 7
10 Celestine Babayaro Nigeria 21 0 1998-2004 19+2
11 Ben Howard Baker England 1 1 cs 1925 1
12 Michael Ballack Germany 35 12 2006-2010 35
13 Joe Bambrick Northern Ireland 4 2 1935-1938 4
14 Dave Beasant England 2 0+1 cs 1989 0+2
15 Asmir Begovic Bosnia & Herzegovina 9 4 cs 2015-2016 9
16 Yossi Benayoun Israel 15 4 2010-2013 11+4
17 Tal Ben-Haim Israel 7 0 2007-2008 7
18 Roy Bentley England 12 9 1949-1955 12
19 Ryan Bertrand England 2 0 2012 0+2
20 Frank Blunstone England 5 0 1954-1956 5
21 Winston Bogarde Netherlands 1 0 2000 1
22 Peter Bonetti England 7 5 cs 1966-1970 7
23 Jose Bosingwa Portugal 17 0 2008-2010 17
24 Khalid Boulahrouz Netherlands 11 0 2006-2008 7+4
25 Tom Boyd Scotland 2 0 1991 2
26 Peter Brabrook England 3 0 1958-1960 3
27 Wayne Bridge England 20 1 2003-2008 12+8
28 Barry Bridges England 4 1 1965 4
29 Jeffrey Bruma Netherlands 4 0 2010-2011 3+1
30 Peter Buchanan Scotland 1 1 1937 1
31 Craig Burley Scotland 20 0 1995-1997 17+3
32 Gary Cahill England 40 2 2012-2016 39+1
33 Jock Cameron Scotland 1 0 1909 1
34 Bobby Campbell Scotland 5 1 1947-1950 5
35 Ricardo Carvalho Portugal 57 4 2004-2010 57
36 Tony Cascarino Republic of Ireland 15 3 1992-1994 6+9
37 Petr Cech Czech Rep 91 42 cs 2004-2015 91
38 Andreas Christensen Denmark 6 0 2015-2016 4+2
39 Steve Clarke Scotland 6 0 1987-1994 6
40 Jack Cock England 1 1 1920 1
41 Ashley Cole England 55 0 2006-2014 54+1
42 Joe Cole England 46 9 2003-2010 30+16
43 Charlie Cooke Scotland 14 0 1966-1975 13+1
44 Thibaut Courtois Belgium 42 21 cs 2011-2016 42
45 Jackie Crawford England 1 0 1931 1
46 Hernan Crespo Argentina 26 16 2003-2007 25+1
47 Juan Cuadrado Colombia 18 1 2015-2016 17+1
48 Warren Cummings Scotland 1 0 2002 0+1
49 David Luiz Brazil 33 0 2011-2014 33
50 Seamus D'Arcy Northern Ireland 2 0 1952 2
51 Kevin De Bruyne Belgium 17 4 2012-2013 13+4
52 Ed de Goey Netherlands 2 0 cs 1998 1+1
53 Deco Portugal 19 1 2008-2010 17+2
54 Asier Del Horno Spain 3 0 2005-2006 3
55 John Dempsey Republic of Ireland 12 0 1969-1972 12
56 Marcel Desailly France 74 1 1998-2004 73+1
57 Didier Deschamps France 16 0 1999-2000 13+3
58 Diego Costa Spain 6 1 2014-2015 6
59 Roberto Di Matteo Italy 19 2 1996-1998 18+1
60 Lassana Diarra France 3 0 2007 2+1
61 Billy Dickson Northern Ireland 9 0 1951-1953 9
62 Kerry Dixon England 8 4 1985-1986 5+3
63 Mal Donaghy Northern Ireland 15 0 1992-1994 15
64 Tony Dorigo England 6 0 1989-1991 2+4
65 Angus Douglas Scotland 1 0 1911 1
66 Didier Drogba Ivory Coast 74 46 2004-2012 69+5
67 Damien Duff Republic of Ireland 22 3 2003-2006 22
68 Gordon Durie Scotland 12 2 1987-1991 8+4
69 Michael Essien Ghana 44 7 2005-2013 42+2
70 Samuel Eto'o Cameroon 6 1 2013-14 6
71 Bobby Evans Scotland 3 0 1960 3
72 Cesc Fabregas Spain 21 2 2014-2016 18+3
73 Falcao Colombia 2 0 2015 0+2
74 Paulo Ferreira Portugal 48 0 2004-2010 40+8
75 Albert Ferrer Spain 2 0 1998-1999 2
76 Jim Ferris Ireland 2 0 1920-1921 2
77 Filipe Luis Brazil 14 0 2014-2015 13+1
78 Tore Andre Flo Norway 38 15 1997-2000 34+4
79 Craig Forrest Canada 1 1 cs 1997 1
80 Mikael Forssell Finland 33 12 1999-2005 28+5
81 Hughie Gallacher Scotland 1 0 1934 1
82 William Gallas France 48 2 2002-2006 45+3
83 Geremi Cameroon 28 6 2003-2007 28
84 Bjarne Goldbaek Denmark 9 0 1999 6+3
85 Jimmy Greaves England 15 16 1959-1961 15
86 Frode Grodas Norway 10 6 cs 1996-1997 10
87 Jesper Gronkjaer Denmark 35 5 2001-2004 28+7
88 Eidur Gudjohnsen Iceland 36 15 2000-2006 36
89 Gareth Hall Wales 9 0 1988-1992 7+2
90 Jack Harrow England 2 0 1922-1923 2
91 Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink Netherlands 15 7 2000-2002 7+8
92 Eden Hazard Belgium 43 12 2012-2016 38+5
93 Thorgan Hazard Belgium 1 0 2013 0+1
94 Michael Hector Jamaica 10 0 2015-2016 10
95 Tom Hewitt Wales 3 0 1913 3
96 Henrique Hilario Portugal 1 0+1 cs 2010 0+1
97 George Hilsdon England 8 14 1907-1909 8
98 Jes Hogh Denmark 8 0 1999-2000 8
99 John Hollins England 1 0 1967 1
100 Mark Hughes Wales 9 4 1995-1997 9
101 Robert Huth Germany 17 2 2004-2006 14+3
102 Sam Irving Northern Ireland 2 0 1928-1931 2
103 Pierre Issa South Africa 4 0 2001 4
104 Branislav Ivanovic Serbia 78 10 2008-2016 76+2
105 John Jackson Scotland 4 1 cs 1934-1935 4
106 Jiri Jarosik Czech Rep 3 0 2005 1+2
107 Erland Johnsen Norway 10 1 1990-1995 10
108 Glen Johnson England 5 0 2003-2005 2+3
109 Slavisa Jokanovic Yugoslavia 8 1 2001-2002 8
110 Evan Jones Wales 2 0 1910 2
111 Joey Jones Wales 19 1 1982-1985 19
112 Tomas Kalas Czech Rep 3 0 2012-2015 1+2
113 Salomon Kalou Ivory Coast 50 18 2007-2012 41+9
114 Mateja Kezman Serbia & Montenegro 5 1 2004-2005 2+3
115 Dmitri Kharine Russia 23 8+2 cs 1993-1998 19+4
116 Jack Kirwan Ireland 4 0 1906-1907 4
117 Jakob Kjeldbjerg Denmark 7 0 1993-1994 5+2
118 Frank Lampard England 104 29 2001-2014 88+16
119 Brian Laudrup Denmark 5 2 1998 5
120 Tommy Law Scotland 2 0 1928-1930 2
121 Tommy Lawton England 11 14 1946-1947 11
122 Graeme Le Saux England 16 0 1997-2000 14+2
123 Frank Leboeuf France 32 1 1996-2001 21+11
124 Romelu Lukaku Belgium 24 8 2011-2014 10+14
125 Claude Makelele France 47 0 2003-2008 46+1
126 Florent Malouda France 50 6 2007-2012 36+14
127 Maniche Portugal 1 1 2006 1
128 Juan Mata Spain 20 5 2011-2013 10+10
129 Nemanja Matic Serbia 20 1 2014-2016 20
130 Eddie McCreadie Scotland 23 0 1965-1969 23
131 Tommy Meehan England 1 0 1923 1
132 Raul Meireles Portugal 14 0 2011-2012 13+1
133 Mario Melchiot Netherlands 11 0 2000-2004 7+4
134 Matt Miazga USA 1 0 2016 0+1
135 Nils Middelboe Denmark 3 0 1914-1920 3
136 John Mikel Obi Nigeria 70 3 2006-2016 66+4
137 George Mills England 3 3 1937 3
138 Billy Mitchell Northern Ireland 11 0 1933-1937 11
139 Dave Mitchell Australia 1 0 1989 1
140 Graham Moore Wales 3 0 1962-1963 3
141 Victor Moses Nigeria 22 7 2012-2016 19+3
142 Paddy Mulligan Republic of Ireland 11 1 1969-1972 11
143 Adrian Mutu Romania 10 9 2003-2004 10
144 Pat Nevin Scotland 6 0 1986-1987 3+3
145 Peter Nicholas Wales 15 0 1988-1991 14+1
146 Eddie Niedzwiecki Wales 2 0 cs 1985-1987 1+1
147 Peter O'Dowd England 3 0 1932-1933 3
148 Kenneth Omeruo Nigeria 32 0 2013-2016 30+2
149 Oscar Brazil 42 11 2012-2015 39+3
150 Peter Osgood England 4 0 1970-1973 2+2
151 Scott Parker England 1 0 2004 0+1
152 Mario Pasalic Croatia 2 0 2014-2015 0+2
153 Pedro Spain 9 1 2015-2016 3+6
154 Emmanuel Petit France 13 2 2001-2003 12+1
155 Dan Petrescu Romania 44 7 1995-2000 44
156 Terry Phelan Republic of Ireland 8 0 1995-1996 7+1
157 John Phillips Wales 4 1+1 cs 1973-1977 3+1
158 Claudio Pizarro Peru 10 2 2007 10
159 Gustavo Poyet Uruguay 5 0 1997-2000 4+1
160 Tom Priestley Northern Ireland 1 0 1933 1
161 Slobodan Rajkovic Serbia 7 0 2008-2011 5+2
162 Ramires Brazil 34 2 2010-2014 25+9
163 Loic Remy France 3 2 2014 2+1
164 Arjen Robben Netherlands 19 6 2004-2007 19
165 Ben Sahar Israel 15 3 2007-2009 6+9
166 Mohamed Salah Egypt 16 10 2014-2016 16
167 Andre Schurrle Germany 18 10 2013-2014 7+11
168 Mark Schwarzer Australia 1 0 2013 1
169 Ken Shellito England 1 0 1963 1
170 Andriy Shevchenko Ukraine 25 13 2006-2009 20+5
171 Peter Sillett England 3 0 1955 3
172 Frank Sinclair Jamaica 8 0 1998 7+1
173 Alexey Smertin Russia 20 0 2003-2006 20
174 David Speedie Scotland 5 0 1985-1986 4+1
175 Dick Spence England 2 0 1936 2
176 John Spencer Scotland 13 0 1994-1996 7+6
177 Mario Stanic Croatia 14 0 2000-2003 7+7
178 Willi Steffen Switzerland 1 0 1947 1
179 Miroslav Stoch Slovakia 12 1 2008-2010 7+5
180 Daniel Sturridge England 4 0 2011-2012 0+4
181 Bobby Tambling England 3 1 1962-1966 3
182 John Terry England 78 6 2003-2012 77+1
183 Mickey Thomas Wales 9 1 1984-1985 9
184 Tiago Portugal 6 0 2004-2005 2+4
185 Fernando Torres Spain 28 12 2011-2014 13+15
186 Andy Townsend Republic of Ireland 22 3 1990-1993 22
187 Bertrand Traore Burkina Faso 18 1 2014-2016 16+2
188 Patrick van Aanholt Netherlands 2 0 2013-2014 0+2
189 Marco van Ginkel Netherlands 5 0 2013-2016 1+4
190 Terry Venables England 2 0 1964 2
191 Juan Sebastian Veron Argentina 5 1 2003-2007 4+1
192 Ben Warren England 9 1 1909-1911 9
193 George Weah Liberia 2 0 2000 2
194 Dick Whittaker Republic of Ireland 1 0 1959 1
195 Ray Wilkins England 24 1 1976-1979 22+2
196 Willian Brazil 36 6 2013-2016 26+10
197 Kevin Wilson Northern Ireland 22 3 1987-1992 17+5
198 Jimmy Windridge England 8 7 1908-1909 8
199 Dennis Wise England 21 1 1991-2000 16+5
200 Vic Woodley England 19 7 cs 1937-1939 19
201 Vivian Woodward England 2 2 1910-1911 2
202 Shaun Wright-Phillips England 15 3 2005-2008 9+6
203 Phil Younghusband Philippines 7 7 2006-2008 7
204 Boudewijn Zenden Netherlands 23 2 2001-2004 19+4
205 Yury Zhirkov Russia 12 0 2009-2011 11+1
206 Gianfranco Zola Italy 9 3 1997 9
207 Kurt Zouma France 2 0 2015 0+2
TOP INTERNATIONAL SCORERS (as a Chelsea player) GOALS TOP INTERNATIONAL APPEARANCES (as a Chelsea player) CAPS
Didier Drogba 46 Frank Lampard 104
Frank Lampard 29 Petr Cech 91
Salomon Kalou 18 Branislav Ivanovic 78
Hernan Crespo 16 John Terry 78
Jimmy Greaves 16 Marcel Desailly 74
Tore Andre Flo 15 Didier Drogba 74
Eidur Gudjohnsen 15 John Mikel Obi 70
George Hilsdon 14 Ricardo Carvalho 57
Tommy Lawton 14 Ashley Cole 55
Andriy Shevchenko 13 Salomon Kalou 50
Florent Malouda 50


Most players capped in a season 31 in 2013/14
Previous best 27 in 2007/08

Most appearances in a season 228 in 2013/14
Previous best 206 in 2005/06

Most goals in a season 38 in 2013/14
Previous best 37 in 2005/06