Sid Castle

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Sid Castle
0Full Name Sidney Ernest
Rowland Castle
0Date of Birth 12 March 1892
0Place of Birth Basingstoke, England
0Position Outside right
0Chelsea career 1923-1926
0Debut 27 August 1923
0Games (goals) 33 (2)
0Other clubs Basingstoke Town
Thornycroft Athletic
Guildford United
Tottenham Hotspur
Charlton Athletic

Sidney Ernest Rowland "Sid" Castle (12 March 1892 - 1978) was an outside right who played for Chelsea between 1923 and 1926.

Castle started his career in local leagues, representing Basingstoke Town, Thornycroft Athletic and Guildford United, before signing for Tottenham Hotspur after the First World War. After making just five apperances he moved to Charlton Athletic, where he established himself in the side; scoring 10 goals in 66 league appearances.

Castle then signed for Chelsea, and made 25 appearances in his debut season, scoring twice as Chelsea were relegated from the First Division. He appeared occasionally during the following season before returning to Guildford United where he finished his playing career.


Season League FA Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1923-24 25 2 0 0 25 2
1924-25 8 0 0 0 8 0
Total 33 2 0 0 33 2


# Season Date Year Competition Opponent Score Result Venue
11923-2401 September1923First DivisionBlackburn Rovers2-02-0Stamford Bridge
21923-2406 October1923First DivisionCardiff City1-11-2Stamford Bridge
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