Chelsea Football Club is perhaps one of the most famous football clubs in London, it has its headquarters in west London, exactly in the borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. Chelsea F.C. is also called “The Blues”, so if you hear that nickname from a football fan, you can be sure that he is talking about the club. Since 2003 Chelsea have been owned by Roman Abramovich – a Russian billionaire.
The club plays in the Premier League, which is the highest level of English football, and most of the time is in the top-flight football teams in England. Apart from playing in the Premier League, the club was five times a champion of England and also in 2012 the UEFA Champions League trophy. Also it won prizes in the FA Cup, Football League Cup, FA Community Shield, Full Members Cup, UEFA Europa League, UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, UEFA Super Cup.
The origin of Chelsea Football Club is the year 1905 – it has been exactly established on 10 March. It made his debut in the top league soon afterward, in 1907. The first success of the club was winning the 1955 champion of England. Then in the sixties and seventies Chelsea also won other prizes. Another success was the year 1997 and over the last decade they have won the most important prizes in the life of this sports club.
The traditional colors of the equipment and attire worn by players of Chelsea were blue shirts and shorts, and white socks. Herb Club presents a ceremonial lion holding a scepter. Chelsea has their own anthem "Blue is the color". It was created in 1972, the first time the public it has been played during the final of the League Cup.
Among the most outstanding players of the club are not limited to: John Terry, Frank Lampard, Peter Bonetti, Ron Harris, Petr Čech, Bobby Tambling, Kerry Dixon, Didier Drogba, Dennis Wise, Steve Clarke, Roy Bentley.
Currently, the club is one of the most popular in England and is generously funded. It also has many fans – mostly his stadium is filled to the brim, and the players can count on a great support – it is worth to be on such a game, to find out for yourself.
The stadium of Chelsea F.C. is the Stamford Bridge. It can accommodate over 41,000 spectators and is located on the Fulham Road. Stamford Bridge is one of the best, most interesting and most modern stadiums in the British Isles. Here there are two four-star hotels, five restaurants, night clubs, banquet and meeting rooms, also an underground parking and various types of leisure and wellness facilities. Here many meetings with English and international teams take place.
Chelsea Football Club is one of the most important clubs in England. If you're in London, you can visit its impressive size stadium, as well as take part in the match – it's worth to quickly buy tickets, because they sell out very quickly, but only then you can feel the real atmosphere of a football celebration.