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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Jose Mourinho has seen his second stint at Chelsea start off extremely well and it continues to get better. Mourinho has the Blues in first place in the premiership and eased their way through the group stage of the Champions League. Over the summer, Chelsea made it clear that they meant business. Signing Diego Costa to bolster a front line in need of a consistent striker. Also joining him upfront were Loic Remy and Chelsea legend Didier Drogba. Having all these options upfront along with the likes of Eden Hazard, goals have come a plenty for the Bues.
It’s been hard to find a weak spot on this incredibly powerful Chelsea side this season. The lone “weak” spot would have to be Fabregas struggling on the defensive side but besides that, it has been nothing but solid play for the boys in blue. Not even half way through the season, but Chelsea look like the clear cut favorites in what appears to be a two team title race with Manchester City. There is still plenty of time left in this season’s campaign but one thing is clear, the Blues mean business at home in England and in Europe... [read more about Chelsea!]