John Terry is the captain as well as defender of Chelsea football club. Terry was selected as the best defender in UEFA Champions League in 2005 and 2008. Ashley Cole plays as a left-back in Chelsea football club and is one of the best in the world. Cole is a regular player of the Chelsea football club and became the first player who won six medals of FA Cup winners. Ricardo Carvalho is considered as one of the best centre-backs who helped the club to win the title of Premier League. Carvalho was voted as the club’s “Players Player of the Year” by his fellow colleagues and reached the top three for the “Player of the Year” award decided by the fans of Chelsea football club. Brainslav Ivanovic can play across the defense and also as a defensive midfielder. Paulo Ferreira plays as a full back for Chelsea football club and also for Portuguese football national team. Ferreira played 20 games with Chelsea football club in 2009-10 and scored one goal in total. Read more..
Season review of English premier league, 2009/10 is presented here. It is a summarized version of the exciting and thrilling season.
Blues are the champion:
The champion of the English Premier League 2009/10 season is Chelsea FC. Their last match was against Wigan Athletic. The match was very crucial for Chelsea. They were in a “must win” situation. They wrapped up the Premier League title with an awesome home win against Wigan by 8-0. Anelka scored the first goal for Chelsea within 6 minutes of the match. On the 32nd minute, Lampard scored again from a penalty. Drogba got a hat-trick in this match. Others who scored were Anelka again, Salomon Kalou, and Ashley Cole.
Final table standings:
After the end of 2009-10 seasons, Chelsea is in the first position with 86 points, while Man UTD is in the second with 85 points. They were the winners of their last match against Stoke City. Arsenal is the 3rd. With 70 points, Tottenham is in the 4th position and Man City is in the 5th.
Didier Drogba from Chelsea is number one with 29 goals. Wayne Rooney is in second position with 26 goals. With 24 goals, Darren Bent from Sunderland made for the third.
Burnley, Hull City and Portsmouth will be relegated.
The Chelsea football club is a famous English team. This club is located in West London. Chelsea FC was founded in 1905. This has been one of the top football clubs in English league since 1955. The football club is also known as “The Blues”. The home ground of Chelsea is Stamford Bridge stadium. They have been playing on this stadium since 1905. The capacity of this stadium is approximately 41,200 seats. The 2005-2006 seasons were the most successful ones for Chelsea. Between these seasons they have won two Premier League titles. By this time, they also reached their first UEFA Champions League.
The traditional kit of this team is a royal blue shirt and shorts with white socks. Their first home kit was light blue shirt and white shorts. They have been wearing blue kit since 1905. That’s why they are known as the BLUES.
The owner of the club is Roman Abramovich and the chairman is Bruce Buck. The current manager of this team is Carlo Ancelotti. They have a great chance to win the Premier League title this season. Currently, they are in number one position with 83 points from 37 matches. Chelsea football club is one of the most popular football clubs in the world.