Chelsea has confirmed that they will be traveling to Asia for pre-season tour 2017 where they will play friendly game against Arsenal and Bayern Munich in China and Japan respectively. The tour will be part of International Champions Cup asian edition and will follow similar pattern as last year when City, Man United and Dortmund visited China/Japan last year.
Chelsea 2017 Pre-Season Tour of China & Singapore:
Chelsea will play historic friendly against local london rivals Arsenal on 22th July in Bird’s Nest Stadium in Beijing, China, that will be followed by another 2 games against Bayern Munich and Inter Milan Singapore’s national stadium before Chelsea return back to Europe where they will play one more friendly game leading to season’s curtain raiser Charity Shield match against FA Cup winners.
Arsenal vs Chelsea game won’t be part of international Champions Cup but Chelsea will be invovled in three teams pre-season tournament in Singapore against Bayern Munich and Inter Milan. The dates for these two games will be announced by end of march 2017.
|Chelsea vs Arsenal (Confirmed)||22 July 2017||Bird’s Nest Stadium in Beijing|
|Chelsea vs Bayern Munich (Confirmed)||25 July 2017||National Stadium, Singapore|
|Chelsea vs Inter Milan (Confirmed)||28 July 2017||National Stadium, Singapore|
|Chelsea vs (TBA)||03 August||European venue|
Chelsea who are highly likely to win the premier league will be part of 2017 Community Shield match at the start of 2017-18 season. Which means their season starts 1 week before Premier League kicksoff in second week of August 2017.
Chelsea Premier League 2017-18 Fixtures:
The premier league fixtures for next season will be announced on 16th June 2017 while English FA Confirmed that the new premier league season will start on 12th August 2017 and the season is likely to finish earlier next year due to FIFA World Cup 2018 taking place in Russia.