A non-football and/or Premier League fan would find it difficult understanding what Sunday the 12th of May 2019 is all abut. Well, this day happens to be the final day of the 38 Premier League fixtures for the 2018/19 season, and we are left just with eight weeks to run. Sunday 12th is also the […]
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.
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. 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, and one of four clubs, and the only British club, to have won all three main UEFA club competitions.
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. The club have the sixth-highest average all-time attendance in English football. 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. 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
Glasgow Rangers are looking to sign Bristol City defender Tomas Kalas and could face competition from reigning Scottish champions Celtic. According to a reports from the Scottish Sun, Steven Gerrad’s side are interested in the 25-year-old. While the report also mentions Celtic to be keeping a close tab on the defender who is playing on […]
Chelsea’s season since the start of 2019 has relatively been poor. Today’s fixture against relegation threatened Fulham appears the right opponent for the Blues right now as a win could see them return to fifth on the Premier League table, with just one point below Manchester United who sit on the fourth position. Maurizio Sarri’s […]
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Chelsea manager is now winless in his last four games against Premier League clubs, hence, he will head into Tottenham’s game with so many questions in his head. Having defeated by Manchester City in Sunday’s Carabao Cup final, Maurizio Sarri continues his quest for first silverware since becoming manager 29 years ago. On the 24th […]
Whenever a manager is not in charge of the dressing room, his players become unwilling to play for him, they will prefer to lose matches, they will ignore manager’s tactical plan and they will try to fast-track the manager’s dismissal. Sadly this appears to be Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri new situation with the club he […]
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