Complete Chelsea Pre-season Fixtures For 2018/2019 – The complete fixtures for Chelsea 2018/2019 pre-season has been released. Here, you will find all the matches, venue, time and date for the fixtures. Last season, Chelsea visited Beijing and Singapore for pre-season. However, this year’s own is going to be held in 3 different locations: Australia, Sweden and Poland. The fixture against Perth Glory in Australia will be to get their preparations for the new campaign underway.
As part of the pre-season plans, Chelsea will compete in the International Champions Cup. They will face London rivals Arsenal, Sevilla and Inter Milan. Chelsea’s first match against Perth Glory in Australia will come just 10 days after the Russia 2018 World Cup. This means the club will have less squad players to start the pre-season. Nevertheless, we will give you the Complete Chelsea Pre-season Fixtures For 2018/2019.
Complete Chelsea Pre-season Fixtures For 2018/2019
Here are all the Chelsea fixtures, date, opponents and time for pre-season.
|Date||Opponent||Time (local / BST)||Venue|
|Jul 23||Perth Glory||TBC||Optus Stadium, Perth|
|Jul 28||Sevilla||5pm / 4pm||National Stadium, Warsaw|
|Aug 1||Inter||7pm / 6pm||Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg|
|Aug 4||Arsenal||8pm / 7pm||Friends Arena, Stockholm|
The pre-season promises to be entertaining and full of fun and twists. A lot will be different when the pre-season games start. It remains to be seen if Chelsea will still retain the services of Antonio Conte as coach for next season. The Italian has been below standard in defending the EPL title they won last season. The only hope of success this season is the FA CUP final between Chelsea and Man United.
Arsenal also will be without Arsene Wenger for the first time in over 2 decades. The Frenchman has said he won’t renew his stay with Arsenal. So surely, a new manager is on the block for Arsenal. All these and many more makes for an interesting twist for the upcoming season. Expect!
When Will The League Start?
The Premier League has confirmed that the 2018-19 season will get under way on Saturday August 11. Fixtures are set to be confirmed at some stage in June, so the identity of Chelsea’s first opponents in the competition is not yet known.