Did you know Chelsea FC was founded in March 10, 1905 and the club has the 5th highest all-time average attendance in England! Also since it’s formation, Chelsea has a history of signing big name players and playing flair, attacking football!
One more bit of knowledge for you Blues fans (and other curious minds)...Did you know that before the name Chelsea FC was chosen, other names considered for the club included Kensington FC, Stamford Bridge FC, and London FC!
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The Blues are aiming for the Premier League title yet again and if this summer’s transfers are any indication of what’s in store, they are looking to win the Premier League this season with a loaded squad. David Luiz was sold for 40 million euros to French giants PSG. Other notable departures include Chelsea legends Frank Lampard and Ashley Cole, as well as forwards Samuel Eto’o and Demba Ba. The addition of Cesc Fabregras made a huge statement when it came to big name transfers Chelsea would be making this summer. Diego Costa has made his long awaited transfer from Atletico Madrid. The Spanish international striker has had an incredible time at Atletico Madrid and has moved to London this summer with the goal of winning the Premier League. Joining Costa at Chelsea from Atletico Madrid is left back Filipe Luis.
Chelsea is set to compete for another Premier League title and already have a solid squad in place. Champions League goals should be set towards at least a quarterfinal appearance if not a semi-final appearance. The Premier League title should be the main goal this year and it looks very likely that Chelsea can win it this season... [read the rest!]