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Chelsea Football Club est un club de football professionnel anglais fondé le 10 mars 1905 à Londres. Son siège est situé dans le quartier de Fulham, au sein du borough de Hammersmith et Fulham. Il évolue actuellement en Premier League et a passé la majorité de son histoire dans la plus haute division du football anglais. Leur stade est Stamford Bridge, qui comprend 41 637 places2, et où le club évolue depuis sa fondation. John Terry est le capitaine du club depuis 2003 et Guus Hinddink est l'entraîneur de l'équipe première. Chelsea a fait partie du Big Four anglais des années 2000 aux côtés d'Arsenal, de Liverpool et de Manchester United. Bien que possédant un palmarès moins impressionnant que celui des autres « grands » du championnat, les Blues disposent du quatrième palmarès d'Angleterre avec 26 titres et sont classés dixièmes au classement mondial des clubs de l'IFFHS entre 1991 et 2010.

Chelsea rencontre son premier grand succès en 1955, en remportant le championnat. Le club remporte également plusieurs compétitions dans les années 1960, 1970, 1990 et 2000. Depuis 1996, Chelsea connaît la période la plus faste de son histoire. En tout, le club a remporté cinq championnats, sept FA Cups, cinq Coupes de la Ligue et quatre FA Community Shields. De plus, outre ses succès nationaux, le club a aussi remporté des compétitions au niveau continental, avec deux Coupes d'Europe des vainqueurs de coupe, une Supercoupe de l'UEFA, une Ligue Europa, et une Ligue des champions. En 2009-2010, le club remporte son premier doublé4, et en 2012, devient le premier club londonien à remporter la Ligue des champions5,6. Le 15 mai 2013, Chelsea remporte la Ligue Europa. Ce succès permet aux Blues de rejoindre l'Ajax, le Bayern Munich, et la Juventus dans le cercle très fermé des clubs ayant remporté les trois coupes d'Europe. De plus, entre le 16 mai 2013 et le 25 mai 2013, le club…...

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