|MATCH||WHERE||LOCAL TIME||UK TIME|
|BOHEMIANS 1 - 1 CHELSEA||Dalymount Park, Dublin, Ireland||Wed 10 July, kick-off 7.45pm||Wed 10 July, kick-off 7.45pm|
|ST PATRICK'S 0 - 4 CHELSEA||Richmond Park, Dublin, Ireland||Saturday 13 July, kick-off 2pm||Saturday 13 July, kick-off 2pm|
|KAWASAKI FRONTALE 1 - 0 CHELSEA||Yokohama, Japan||Fri 19 July, kick-off 7pm||Fri 19 July, kick-off 11am|
|BARCELONA 1 - 2 CHELSEA||Saitama Stadium, Japan||Tue 23 July, kick-off 7.30pm||Tue 23 July, kick-off 11.30am|
|READING 3 - 4 CHELSEA||Madejski Stadium, UK||Sun 28 July, kick-off 3pm||Sun 28 July, kick-off 3pm|
|RB SALZBURG 3 - 5 CHELSEA||Salzburg, Austria||Wed 31 July, kick-off 8pm||Wed 31 July, kick-off 7pm|
|BORUSSIA MONCHENGLADBACH||Borussia Park, Germany||Saturday 3 August, kick-off 5pm||Saturday 3 August, kick-off 4pm|
Chelsea will travel to Ireland in July, where we will face a double-header against Bohemians and St Patrick’s Athletic to kick off our pre-season campaign,
Our summer schedule continues in Japan where we will play two pre-season friendlies in the build-up to our 2019/20 campaign. A match against German side Borussia Monchengladbach completes our 2019/20 preparations.
The Blues will head across the Irish Sea to take on Bohemians on Wednesday 10 July at Dalymount Park. We will then play St Patrick’s on Saturday 13 July at their Richmond Park stadium.
The first is a match against Japanese champions Kawasaki Frontale at the International Stadium in Yokohama, the venue for both of our matches in the 2012 FIFA Club World Cup. Titled the MEIJI YASUDA J.LEAGUE WORLD CHALLENGE, the game is on Friday 19 July.
We will then head to Saitama for a high-profile friendly against Spanish giants Barcelona on Tuesday 23 July.
On Sunday 28 July we are back in the UK to play away at Reading.
On Wednesday 31 July, we take on the Austrian champions RB Salzburg at their 30,000-capacity home.
We travel to Monchengladbach, who finished third in last season’s Bundesliga, on Saturday 3 August to finalise our pre-season arrangements.
Ticket selling details for Reading and Salzburg will be released soon. Japan ticket news is here
Tickets for the Bohemians are on sale via this link. There is no Chelsea allocation
Tickets for St Patrick's game are on sale via this link. There is no Chelsea allocation.
|Saturday 6 July||Portimonense||A||TBC|
|Saturday 13 July||Swansea City||H - Cobham||1.30pm|
|Saturday 20 July||Poole Town||A - Black Gold Stadium||3pm|
|Wednesday 24 July||Newport County||A - Newport Stadium||7pm|
|Saturday 27 July||Sutton United||A - Gander Green Lane||3pm|
|Friday 2 August||Glasgow Rangers||A - Hummel Training Centre||7pm|
|Friday 12 July||Lechia Gdansk||A||TBC|
|Saturday 20 July||AFC Bournemouth||A||11am|
|Saturday 27 July||Bayern Munich||TBC||TBC|
|Saturday 3 August||Everton||A - Finch Farm||11am|
The Chelsea Academy summer schedule will begin with a trip to Portugal to take on Portimonense in the first week of July, while our youngsters will also face Lechia Gdansk, Glasgow Rangers and Bayern Munich as part of their pre-season programme.
A training camp in the Portuguese Algarve marks the start of preparations for the 2019/20 season for our development squad, who then return home for fixtures against Swansea City, Poole Town, Newport County and Sutton United.
The visit to Rodney Parade in south Wales will mark a benefit game for Fraser Franks, the former Chelsea Academy defender who played for Newport this season. The 28-year-old was forced to retire from playing football in March on medical advice because of a heart problem.
Joe Edwards’s side conclude pre-season with a trip to Scotland at the start of August, where they will take on Rangers, before the Premier League 2 campaign begins on the weekend of Saturday 10 August.
Meanwhile, our youth team are set to travel to Poland for their overseas training camp before friendlies against Bournemouth, Bayern and Everton. Andy Myers’s team begin their season in the Under-18 Premier League on the same weekend as the development squad.
Supporters wishing to attend our game at Poole Town’s Black Gold Stadium on Saturday 20 July can purchase tickets in advance online priced at £8 for adults, £3 for children and £5 for seniors. Please note, these are early bird offers that expire on 30 June.
Tickets for our trip to Sutton United’s Gander Green Lane the following weekend can also be bought in advance online priced at £10 for adults and £5 for concessions. Children aged 10 and under will be admitted free entry.