1955/56 Charity Shield  

Wednesday 14th September 1955

Venue: Stamford Bridge, Chelsea FC

Chelsea  3
(McMichael og, Bentley, Blunstone)
Newcastle United  0

Half-time 0-0
Attendance: 12,802

The Charity Shield match was between 1954/55 Football League champions, Chelsea, and 1954/55 FA Cup winners Newcastle United.

Chelsea:  W Robertson, P Sillett, S Willemse, K Armstrong, S Wicks, D Saunders, E Parsons, P Brabrook, R Bentley, L Stubbs, F Blunstone.  

Newcastle United:  J Thompson, G Lackenby, A McMichael, J Scoular, F Brennan, T Casey, L White, E Davies, J Milburn, G Hannah, W Punton.