As Chelsea prepare to face Leicester City on Sunday I thought I would take you back 25 years to the 1994/95 season.

This was Glenn Hoddle’s second season in charge at Stamford Bridge and a season where the players would have to adapt to playing additionally in Europe having qualified for the European Cup Winners Cup the previous season.

Official Match Day Programme

Chelsea Team:

Kharine, Clarke, Johnsen, Kjeldbjerg, Sinclair, Rocastle, Peacock, Spackman, Wise (Newton 88), Furlong, Spencer (Shipperley 52)

Chelsea Goals:

Spencer (1 & 49), Peacock (4), Shipperley (76)



Key Moments:

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17 seconds Goal: Straight from the kick-off Dennis Wise crossed for John Spencer who headed Chelsea into a 1-0 lead.

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4 minutes Goal: Another Dennis Wise cross, this time from a corner was met by Gavin Peacock who scored with a diving header. 2-0.

49 minutes Goal: John Spencer made it 3-0 four minutes into the second half holding off a challenge to slot home.

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76 minutes Goal: Neil Shipperley rounded off the result with a goal at the near post after good work from David Rocastle. Full time, 4-0!

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Sunday will be a difficult game but I have confidence we’ll get the three points.

Prediction: Chelsea wins 2-1.

Written By Chris Wright