Category: Chelsea

Chelsea Football Club (/ˈtʃɛlsiː/) is an English professional football club based in Fulham, London, that competes in the Premier League. Founded in 1905, the club’s home ground since then has been Stamford Bridge.[4]

Chelsea had their first major success in 1955, when they won the league championship. They then won various cup competitions between 1965 and 1996. The club’s greatest period of success has come during the last two decades; winning 21 trophies since 1997.[5] Chelsea have won five national league titles, seven FA Cups, five League Cups and four FA Community Shields, one UEFA Champions League, two UEFA Cup Winners’ Cups, one UEFA Europa League and one UEFA Super Cup. Chelsea are the only London club to win the UEFA Champions League,[6] and one of four clubs, and the only British club, to have won all three main UEFA club competitions.[7][8]

Chelsea’s regular kit colours are royal blue shirts and shorts with white socks. The club’s crest has been changed several times in attempts to re-brand the club and modernise its image. The current crest, featuring a ceremonial lion rampant regardant holding a staff, is a modification of the one introduced in the early 1950s.[9] The club have the sixth-highest average all-time attendance in English football.[10] Their average home gate for the 2015–16 season was 41,500, the seventh highest in the Premier League.

Since 2003, Chelsea have been owned by Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich.[12] In 2016, they were ranked by Forbes magazine as the seventh most valuable football club in the world, at £1.15 billion ($1.66 billion).

All club’s info were according to Wikipedia

Chelsea odds-on winning the Europa League ahead of Arsenal

Maurizio Sarri

Ever since he took charge of struggling Chelsea side in favor of Antonio Conte, Maurizio Sarri has made an immeasurable impact on the team that failed to qualify for the Champions League last season. After securing the signatures of Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic, the former Napoli boss has solved Blues’ problems in the midfield, which […]

Chelsea coach fined £6,000 by FA

Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea coach Marco Ianni has been fined £6,000 by the English Football Association following the coach touchline clash with Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho. This happened as a result of Ross Barkley’s stoppage-time goal in the 2-2 draw against the Red Devils on October 20 which sparked a serious goal celebration involving Ianni, Mourinho and […]

Exclusive: Gonzalo Higuain on why he left Juventus and chooses AC Milan over Chelsea

Gonzalo Higuain

Premier League giants Chelsea F.C. were heavily linked with a transfer to sign Gonzalo Higuain during the summer window when the former Real Madrid forward was lined up for exit at Juventus. However, Chelsea missed out on signing the Argentine, who instead of moving to England opted to join Juve’s fierce rivals AC Milan on […]

As with Liverpool and Man City, Chelsea are also odds for the Premier League title

Chelsea has been showing a hugely unpredictable trend of boom and bust for the past four seasons. They won the title with Mourinho in the 2014-15 season but finished at 10th the next year after suffering 12 losses. With Antonio Conte in the 2016-17 season, they got the title again by amassing an incredible 93 […]