Gordon Bolland

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Gordon Bolland
0Full Name Gordon Bolland
0Date of Birth 12 August 1943
0Place of Birth Boston, Lincolnshire
0Position Forward
0Chelsea career 1960–1962
0Debut 9 December 1961
0Games (goals) 2 (0)
0Other clubs Leyton Orient
Norwich City
Charlton Athletic
Boston United

Gordon Edward Bolland (born 12 August 1943 in Boston, Lincolnshire) is a former forward who made two first team appearances for Chelsea in the early 1960s, having joined the club as a junior. He suffered injury problems at a young age but signed professional forms in August 1960 [1] and was a member of Chelsea's 1960 and 1961 FA Youth Cup winning sides. Bolland made his first team debut in December 1961, in a 2-1 home loss against Burnley. Despite the youngster's undoubted promise he would make only one more first team appearance for the Blues, before being released at the end of the season. He subsequently joining Leyton Orient and went on to enjoy a successful career at Norwich City, Charlton Athletic and Millwall, before concluding his playing career at his hometown club, Boston United, where he was player-manager.


Season League FA Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1961-62 2 0 0 0 2 0
Total 2 0 0 0 2 0


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