It’s BridgeKids v Parents at the Palace game
news Thu 8 Mar 2018
Supporters attending Saturday’s game against Crystal Palace can look forward to plenty going on around the stadium, including the Chelsea Brass Band, giveaways and a special half-time penalty shootout…
BridgeKids, the club’s free membership for young fans, recently launched a competition with a great prize up for grabs. Five lucky fans have won the chance to compete against their parent in a fun penalty shootout on the pitch at half-time. It’s BridgeKids vs Parents, so make sure you stay in your seat to cheer on whichever team you choose to support! Find out more about BridgeKids here
The Chelsea Brass Band will once again be playing and they will march to the stadium from the Fulham Broadway Centre at 4.15pm before taking up their usual position outside the West Stand. It will be a great spectacle and fans are encouraged to join them as they make their way along the Fulham Road.
Junior supporters can enjoy giveaways and certificates for those celebrating birthdays or attending their first game. As well as all of that, club mascots Stamford and Bridget will be in attendance and outside the West Stand.
Our young fans are invited to take part in an exclusive matchday coaching session near Stamford Bridge, priced just £5, ahead of the game. The session, which takes place on Eel Brook Common, a short walk from the stadium, is open to boys and girls of all abilities aged between five and 10. The hour-long session will run from 3.30pm until 4.30pm and every child attending will receive a matchday programme. Click to book.
Prior to kick-off at 4.30pm, there will be three Supporter Club Player of the Year presentations. The New York Blues Supporters Club and the Dublin Supporters Club will be presenting to N’Golo Kante and the Mighty Blues Belgium Supporters Club to Willian.
Don’t forget to get involved with Chelsea 50/50, the Foundation Big Matchday Draw which gives supporters a chance of winning a VIP trip for two to the Cobham Training HQ. Tickets cost just £2 with 50 per cent of the prize going to the winners and the remainder going towards good causes supported by the Chelsea Foundation. Play now for your chance to win!
Once inside Stamford Bridge, supporters can use our CFC Express app for exclusive early-bird offers available an hour after the gates open with up to 200 extra catering options on the menu. Click to download the CFC Express app for free now.