Chelsea Football Club have announced their pre0season friendlies fixture for Summer 2015. They are scheduled to play European giants Paris Saint-Germain, FC Barcelona and Major League Soccer side Ney York Red Bulls at the International Champions Cup USA edition. After coming back, they will face Italian Serie A club ACF Fiorentina at the Stamford Bridge. The Blues will kick-start their friendly campaign against New York Red Bulls on 22nd July at New Jersey. Their last friendly is due to happen on 5th August against the Viola. The club’s official website quoted Chelsea FC’s Chairman, Bruce Buck, ‘I’m pleased we are able to announce our fixtures for what promises to be an exciting summer. ‘As promised, we face some excellent opposition across several iconic venues in the United States and to top it off we are delighted to be hosting Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge in front of our loyal fans. ‘The tour allows us to prepare fully for the 2015/16 campaign, […]
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