Chelsea’s season is effectively and actually up and operating.
After profitable three of their opening 4 matches within the Premier League, the Blues will get their Champions League and Carabao Cup campaigns below manner within the coming weeks.
Thomas Tuchel shall be main his aspect to the Membership World Cup later this 12 months Nonetheless, they aren’t the one competitions that Thomas Tuchel’s aspect will partake in earlier than the top of 2021.
On account of profitable final time period’s Champions League remaining towards Manchester Metropolis, Chelsea will now be within the FIFA Membership World Cup which takes place later this 12 months.
Right here’s every little thing that you must learn about it…
FIFA Membership World Cup: Date and time
The competitors is because of happen in December this 12 months as golf equipment from everywhere in the world participate to determine who’s one of the best membership aspect in world soccer.
Particular dates are but to be revealed with the placement of the competitors nonetheless to be confirmed.
Chelsea are within the match attributable to their Champions League success final season FIFA Membership World Cup: Opponents
Chelsea will participate within the Membership World Cup as UEFA’s representatives.
This comes after their Champions League victory over Metropolis final time period the place Kai Havertz scored the decisive objective.
Egyptian aspect Al Ahly and Auckland Metropolis of New Zealand may also participate nevertheless the remainder of the seven groups competing are but to be finalised.
Chelsea shall be hoping to win the FIFA Membership World Cup trophy FIFA Membership World Cup: Host nation
The host nation for this 12 months’s Membership World Cup is but to be confirmed.
Japan had been initially attributable to host the competitors nevertheless the Japan Soccer Affiliation have since withdrawn from internet hosting obligation attributable to COVID-19 issues, with Qatar rumoured to be a contender to step in.
An announcement from FIFA mentioned: “FIFA can affirm that it has been knowledgeable immediately by the Japan Soccer Affiliation (JFA) that, because of the COVID-19 pandemic and internet hosting state of affairs within the nation, they’re now not ready to host the FIFA Membership World Cup 2021,” learn a FIFA assertion.
“FIFA wish to thank the JFA for his or her work and dedication and appears ahead to going again to Japan sooner or later.
“Additional particulars about an alternate host for the FIFA Membership World Cup 2021 shall be introduced by FIFA sooner or later.”