Stamford Bridge

Why Is the Chelsea Stadium in Fulham?

Stamford Bridge, one of the oldest football stadiums in England, has been the home of Chelsea FC since the side was first formed over 100 years ago, back in 1905. Whilst the London clubs around them, such as Arsenal, Tottenham, and West Ham, have all moved to new grounds, the Blues have remained loyal to … Read more

Chelsea player in Three kit

Chelsea Shirt Sponsors by Season

Over the years, the Blues have had some iconic shirt sponsors, with the most prominent of these coming in the club’s golden era of the 2000s and 2010s. Although, they have also had their fair share of fairly rubbish sponsors too (but we won’t bring up Peter Foster just yet). When it comes to famous … Read more

Inside Stamford Bridge

Do Chelsea Own Stamford Bridge?

When assessing whether or not Chelsea FC own their ground, the short answer is no, they do not currently own Stamford Bridge, despite the stadium serving as the club’s home ground since its creation in 1905. Instead, the Bridge’s freehold is owned by Chelsea Pitch Owners, who purchased both the ground and the club’s naming … Read more

The beautiful village of Weybridge

Where Do Chelsea Players Live?

Although Chelsea players may live in a variety of different locations, the vast majority are split between suburbs around the club’s training ground, in Cobham, Surrey, and the area surrounding Stamford Bridge, in Fulham. Cobham is situated in Surrey’s “golden triangle” and is therefore a hugely desirable location in which to live, although it doesn’t have … Read more

Stamford Bridge

Stamford Bridge: History, Cost & Statistics

Stamford Bridge has been home to Chelsea Football Club since 1905, the year in which the club was formed. The 41,837-capacity stadium is located in Fulham, and has undergone a number of major changes throughout Chelsea’s history, although it has never been demolished. Here we take a look at the history of the stadium and … Read more

Chelsea football club owners

Who Owns Chelsea & Are There Shareholders?

On the 30th of May, 2022, Roman Abramovich’s 19-year reign as Chelsea owner officially came to an end. The Russian billionaire had purchased Chelsea back in 2003, thus kicking off a golden period for the club. During Abramovich’s tenure, the Blues won an astounding 21 trophies, including five Premier Leagues and two Champions Leagues. This … Read more

Chelsea vs Spurs

Who Are Chelsea’s Biggest Rivals?

Unlike fellow London sides, Arsenal and Tottenham, the Blues do not have a long-established, undisputed great local rival, and therefore any number of clubs could be classed as their “biggest rivals”, depending on which Chelsea fan you ask. Geographically speaking, Chelsea’s local rivals are Fulham, yet this rivalry has lacked intensity due to the gulf … Read more

Chelsea FC trophy

Have Chelsea Ever Won the Treble?

Chelsea have undoubtedly had plenty of success in recent times, but has the West London club ever won the treble? We’ll get to that shortly, but first we should explain what is generally meant when people talk about winning “the treble”. What Is the Treble? The idea of “winning a treble” literally means winning three … Read more

Chelsea Champions

How Many Times Have Chelsea Won the Double?

In the 2009/10 season, Chelsea managed to pull off the rare feat of winning both the Premier League and FA Cup, an achievement commonly known as the domestic “double”. This remains the only time that the Blues have managed to win the two most prized domestic competitions in the same season. Whilst it has become … Read more