News around London club, Chelsea in recent days have been about the firing of Antonio Conte and the subsequent arrival of compatriot, Maurizio Sarri in the managerial dugout. The Chelsea players were pictured laughing and playing at Cobham, the club’s training ground the next day which many have said pointed to the fact that most […]
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
The announcement of the sacking of Antonio Conte took so long that football fans all over the world started to doubt it. The fiery Italian had been expected to be relieved of his duties by the Stamford Bridge hierarchy, but resumed pre-season amid talks of a standoff between him and his employers. The former Juventus […]
According to Il Mattino, Chelsea could agree a deal with Napoli for David Luiz, with new manager Carlo Ancelotti looking to renew acquaintances with the Brazilian international he briefly worked with at Stamford Bridge. Luiz could be on his way out of the club this summer as he has 12 months left on his deal […]
According to the Guardian, Chelsea will agree a loan deal for highly-rated midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek this summer. The 22-year-old is unlikely to be in the Blues’ first-team next season, but he won’t be sold either. Instead, a loan move away from Stamford Bridge will be sanctioned to ensure Loftus-Cheek can continue his development. The English […]
Former Juventus director Luciano Moggi believes Chelsea will agree a deal for Miralem Pjanic this summer. He’s also expecting ex-Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri to make the switch to Stamford Bridge. Antonio Conte is still manager of the Blues, but Sarri should replace him in the coming weeks when compensation packages are agreed. Pjanic could be […]
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According to Sky in Italy, Chelsea are in talks with Atletico Madrid over defender Stefan Savic. The 27-year-old has become a regular with the Rojiblancos since joining in 2015 from Fiorentina. Chelsea are looking to bolster their backline as the future of David Luiz is unknown. Luiz had a fallout with manager Antonio Conte last […]
Chelsea have been dealt a major blow this summer, with West Ham United looking to agree a deal for Jean Michael Seri. The OGC Nice midfielder has a release clause of £35m and could be on the move after impressing in Ligue 1 last season. According to The S*n, new Hammers manager Manuel Pellegrini is […]