On August 6 and 7, eight prestigious clubs from across Europe and the United States will call South Florida home for two days as they compete for the coveted International Champions Cup Trophy. In the fifth of an eight-part series, we take a look at Chelsea.
Founded in 1905, the English Club Chelsea has won four Premier League titles, seven FA Cup titles, and one UEFA Champions League Title. The team has found great success as of late; winning three of their Premier League titles is the last 10 years, winning the UEFA Champions League in 2012, and the UEFA Europa League in 2012-2013.
After winning the UEFA Europa League this past year, Chelsea became one of four teams to have won all three of the major UEFA club titles, including Juventus, Ajax, and Bayern Munich.
Chelsea is led by Englishmen John Terry and Frank Lampard, who serve as captain and vice-captain of the team. Both men also play for the English National team, with whom they participated in the 2006 and 2010 World Cups...