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John Terry - the statistics

With the final whistle having been blown on our former captain John Terry's playing career, we round up the statistical record of his Chelsea days…

Terry announced his retirement yesterday (Sunday). He spent time on loan at Nottingham Forest early in his career and was last season at Aston Villa, but it is as a legendary Chelsea player he is widely regarded, and these are the numbers that back that up…

 

Born: Barking, 7.12.80

Source: Chelsea Academy since the age of 14

Chelsea scholarship: July 1997

Turned pro: March 1998 

Chelsea debut aged 17 years 10 months:

Aston Villa (h) League Cup 28.10.98, substitute for Dan Petrescu. Won 4-1

 


Trophies won with Chelsea

UEFA Champions League 2012

Premier League 2005, 2006, 2010, 2015 and 2017

UEFA Europa League 2013

FA Cup 2000, 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2012

League Cup 2005, 2007 and 2015

FA Community Shield 2005 and 2009

 


Other Chelsea honours

Chelsea Special Commitment Award 2009

Chelsea Player of the Year 2001 and 2006

PFA Player of the Year 2005

UEFA’s most valuable defender 2005, 2008 and 2009

Named in FIFA/FIFPro World Team of the Year 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009

FWA Footballer of the Year runner-up 2005 and 2006

Chairman’s Award 2002

Chelsea Young Player of the Year 1998

Runners-up medals:

UEFA Champions League 2008

FA Cup 2002 and 2017

League Cup 2008

UEFA Super Cup 2013

FA Community Shield 2006, 2010, 2012 and 2015

 



Chelsea milestones

100th appearance v Southampton (h) 26.12.02, Drew 0-0

200th appearance v Tottenham (a) 15.1.05. Won 2-0

300th appearance v Arsenal (Millennium Stadium) League Cup Final 25.2.07. Won 2-1.

400th appearance v Fulham (h) 2.5.09. Won 3-1

500th appearance v Tottenham (h) 30.4.11. Won 2-1

600th appearance v Liverpool (h) 29.12.13. Won 2-1

700th appearance v Everton (a) 12.3.16. Lost 2-0

 

100th game as captain v Arsenal (Millennium Stadium) Community Shield 7.8.05. Won 2-1

200th game as captain v Hull City (a) League Cup 26.9.07. Won 4-0

300th game as captain v Porto (a) Champions League 25.11.09. Won 1-0

400th game as captain v Aston Villa (h) 31.12.11. Lost 1-3

500th game as captain v Crystal Palace (a) 18.10.14. Won 2-1

 

Chelsea’s all-time top scoring defender, most appearances and most trophies as captain.



Overall Chelsea record

Played  717

Won     441

Drawn  157

Lost      119

 

717 appearances (including 31 as a sub)

492 Premier League

58 FA Cup

37 League Cup

6 Community Shield

111 Champions League

11 UEFA Cup/Europa League

1 European Cup Winners’ Cup

1 UEFA Super Cup

 

67 goals

41 Premier League (PL top scoring defender)

11 FA Cup

2 League Cup

10 Champions League

3 UEFA Cup/Europa League

 

Captain

580 games         
 

 

 

Top all-time Chelsea appearances

Ron Harris                 795

Peter Bonetti             729

John Terry                 717

Frank Lampard           648

John Hollins               592

Petr Cech                   494

Dennis Wise               445

Steve Clarke               421

Kerry Dixon                420

Eddie McCreadie        410

 


International honours

Named in FIFA’s 2006 World Cup All Star Squad

 

Major international tournaments

Euro 2004 (3 games + 1 shoot-out goal)

2006 World Cup (5 games)

2010 World Cup (4 games)

Euro 2012 (4 games)

 

Full international caps won with Chelsea

England 78 caps, 6 goals

 

Statistics by Paul Dutton

 

 

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