Chelsea Football Club
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In addition to current international stars such as Frank Lampard, John Terry, Ashley Cole and Petr Čech, many nationally and internationally notable players have represented the Blues over the years, including Peter Osgood, Gianfranco Zola, Didier Drogba, Marcel Desailly, Kerry Dixon, Jimmy Greaves, Claude Makelele, Charlie Cooke, Roy Bentley, Peter Bonetti, Bobby Tambling and Ruud Gullit. Plus top all-time appearance-maker Ron Harris.
Chelsea's home is the 41,841 capacity Stamford Bridge football stadium in Fulham, west London, where they have played since their establishment. The club are based just outside the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. The nearest London Underground station is Fulham Broadway.
Chelsea's traditional kit colours are royal blue shirts and shorts with white socks. The club badge has been changed several times in attempts to modernize or re-brand; the current badge, featuring a ceremonial lion holding a staff, is a modified version of one first adopted in the 1950s. The club has sustained the fifth highest average all-time attendance in English football. Their average home gate for the 2009-10 season was 41,478, the sixth highest in the Premier League.
Chelsea's major honours to date.
English, European and club records.
Games against Chelsea's opponents, sorted by club and competition.
A season-by-season history of Chelsea.
The current squad, including reserve and youth teams, and a list of former players.
The current coaching team.
Information about Stamford Bridge, where Chelsea have played since foundation.
|Chelsea Football Club|
|The Club: History • Seasons • Matches • Records • Honours • Kits • Badges|
|Stadium: Stamford Bridge • The Shed End • Local stations • Cobham • Chelsea Pitch Owners|
|Players: Current squad • Former Players • Appearances • Goalscorers • Player of the Year • Captains|
|Personnel: Managers • Current Staff • Former Staff • Owners and chairmen|
|Supporters: Songs and chants • Fan groups • Pubs • Fans' Forum • Notable and Famous Fans|
|Other teams: Under-21s • Youth • Ladies • Old Boys|
|Miscellaneous: Chelsea TV • Books • DVDs|