Chronology Essay Chelsea Fc

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Chelsea Fc is one of the most favoured clubs in the world because of there great success during the years. Chelsea was founded on march 14 1905 at rising pub. At first they had very few success stories. Former Arsenal and England centre-forward Ted Drake became manager in 1952 and proceeded to improve the club. He removed the club's Chelsea pensioner crest, improved the youth set-up and training regime, rebuilt the side, and led Chelsea to their first major trophy success – the League championship – in 1954–55. The following season saw UEFA create the European Champions' Cup, but after objections from The Football League and the FA Chelsea were persuaded to withdraw from the competition before it started . Chelsea did great in the old day's but it's now that matters. In June 2003, Bates sold Chelsea to Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich for £140 million, completing what was then the biggest-ever sale of an English football club. Over £100 million was spent on new players, but Ranieri was unable to deliver any trophies, so he was replaced by Portuguese coach José Mourinho. Under Mourinho, Chelsea became the fifth English team to win back-to-back league championships since the Second World War (2004–05 and 2005–06), in addition to winning an FA Cup (2007) and two League Cups (2005 and 2007). In September 2007 Mourinho was replaced by Avram Grant, who led the club to their first UEFA Champions League final, in which they lost on penalties to Manchester United. Grant was sacked days later and succeeded by Luiz Felipe Scolari in July 2008. Later on, Mr Huus Hidink was named coach but for a short period because his international team(Russia) was back in the game. At this very momment Mr. Anecelotti is the head coach for chelsea fc. Chelsea Fc is riding the top of the standings for each competition. With 48

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