Know Your Legends: Part 1. Unsung Heroes

You couldn’t chip him.

In this section I’ll help you learn some of Chelsea’s lesser known players who were fan favourites, great servants or just special characters at the club.

1. Kevin Hitchcock – Goalkeeper, penalty king.

Our Kev was at Chelsea for thirteen years and only got himself 96 appearances. This wasn’t because of a lack of ability. He first caught Chelsea’s eye when he saved a Kerry Dixon penalty during a league cup match whilst playing for Huddersfield and we signed him 18 months later following a terrible run of form that cost John Hollins his place in the Chelsea hot seat. Continue reading “Know Your Legends: Part 1. Unsung Heroes”