A football club with an illustrious background dating back several decades, Chelsea Football Club is one of the most popular sports clubs in the world, thanks to the fabulous performances the team has gifted their fans over the years. Established in the early 1900s, this mega football club is one of the best teams featured in the English Premier League. Most often than not you will find Chelsea FC’s name firmly placed at among the top 4 teams at the top of the table, along with similar high profile teams the likes of Arsenal FC, Manchester United and Liverpool.
Chelsea FC is even recognized as a potent force on the global stage, taking up the challenge of coming face to face with worthy opponents such as AS Roma, FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, AC Milan, Celtic, FC Bayern and Werder Bremen in various European tournaments. The club has won a staggering number of trophies and titles over the years to solidify its place on the global football arena. Known as “The Blues” by millions of fans across the world, Chelsea FC has managed to contract a multitude of famous players both local and foreign by spending millions of pounds.
Under the leadership of its current owner, wealthy Russian businessman, Roman Abramovich, Chelsea FC has been able to expand its horizons in terms of their budget and sigh up players such as Didier Drogba from the Ivory Coast and Petr Cech from the Czech Republic.
However, it was not by chance that Chelsea FC made a name for itself as a football club. Rather it was with the help of a handful of great personalities such as Roy Bentley, Steve Clarke, Marcel De Sailly, Kerry Dixon, Ron Harris, Pat Nevin, Dennis Wise, Gianluca Vialli, Frank Lampard and John Terry to name a few. Visitors to Stamford Bridge, London will have the chance of taking a guided tour of the stadium to learn about the greatest achievements of the club and its history.