Chelsea Pre Season Tour Schedule 2017-2018 ( Singapore )

Posted on June 16, 2017, 11:41 pm
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Chelsea is the current champion of English Premier League (EPL) which is going to start the next 2017/18 season of Premier League as the defending champion. But before that they will play some pre season matches. So, recently Chelsea pre season tour schedule 2017 has revealed and according to the official new, they will play total for pre season matches before started the new Premier League season.

Generally, to play pre season matches, Chelsea used to visit the different nations and avoid to play the host ground. This time, they will also travel China and Singapore to play the pre season matches.

Chelsea Pre Season Tour Schedule 2017

However, two matches out of four are the part of International Champions Cup (ICC) 2017 which will be against Bayern Munich and Inter Milan. International Champions Cup (ICC) is a friendly competition which used to stage every year since 2013 and the tournament consists of three to seventeen participants from all over the Europe. This time, fourteen renowned clubs from the Europe has confirmed to participate in upcoming fifth edition of ICC 2017. The Blues is one of the respective competitor of ICC in this season. Chelsea Pre Season Tour Schedule 2017 is given below.

Chelsea Pre Season Tour Schedule 2017:

M/No. Date Day Time (BST) Event Against Venue
1st 22nd Jul, 2017 Sat TBA Friendly Arsenal Bird’s Nest Stadium
2nd 25th Jul, 2017 Tue 13:35 ICC Bayern Munich National Stadium, Singapore
3rd 29th Jul, 2017 Sat 12:35 ICC Inter Milan National Stadium, Singapore
4th 3rd Aug, 2017 Thu TBA Friendly TBA TBA

 

Excluding two ICC friendly matches in 2017, The Blues will also play two more pre season matches where one of them against Premier League competitor Arsenal and rest one is yet to declare.

However, like upcoming pre season matches, Chelsea also played pre season matches in last season and they played seven matches that time. Among them, three were in International Champions Cup 2016 where they won twice and lost against Real Madrid. Let’s see the result of last year pre season matches of Chelsea.

Result of Chelsea Pre Season Tour Schedule 2016:

M/No. Date Day Event Match Between Venue
1st 16th Jul, 2016 Sat Friendly Chelsea Vs Rapid Wien

0 – 2

Vienna, Austria
2nd 20th Jul, 2016 Wed Friendly Chelsea Vs Wolfsberger AC

3 – 0

Klagenfurt, Austria
3rd 21st Jul, 2016 Thu Friendly Chelsea Vs Atus Ferlach

8 – 0

Ferlach, Austria
4th 27th Jul, 2016 Wed ICC Chelsea Vs Liverpool

1 – 0

Pasadena, California, United States
5th 30th Jul, 2016 Sat ICC Chelsea Vs Real Madrid

2 – 3

Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
6th 3rd Aug, 2016 Wed ICC Chelsea Vs Milan

3 – 1

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
7th 7th Aug, 2016 Sun Friendly Chelsea Vs Werder Bremen

4 – 2

Bremen, Germany

Chelsea is the second most successful team in English Premier League by winning five titles of EPL including last season. They used to participate in International Champions Cup competition since the beginning in 2013 but unfortunately yet to win any titles of it but played final once in 2013 and lost against Real Madrid.

But at the beginning of last season of Premier League, they played under their new boss Antonio Conte and started to dominate the league. As a result, they won the EPL after just one year. Which means they have reclaimed the title. Now, they want to start the new season with best performance and before that, they need to ensure about their strength through the pre season matches. So, pre season tour is very important to them.