Chelsea will tackle Perth Glory within the first pre-season match of the summer season on Monday.
A five-day journey to Australia that features no less than one full day of touring is just not precisely essentially the most ideally suited association that involves thoughts, however Chelsea had agreed to play this pleasant towards Perth Glory nearly two years in the past. A promise is a promise, and so forth Wednesday night time, Chelsea gamers, coaches and workers (together with new assistant coach Gianfranco Zola) took to the pleasant skies at Gatwick Airport. The journey Down Below will take no less than 15 hours, so hopefully they’ve obtained loads of Netflix queued as much as binge.
A grand complete of 25 gamers boarded the aircraft, about half of whom can be hoping to impress and probably keep away from the loanee life for subsequent season. That features all three goalkeepers, with each Thibaut Courtois and Willy Caballero on trip and the veteran Eduardo on mortgage already at Vitesse.
As per Chelsea official, the squad in full are:
GOALKEEPERS: Marcin Bulka, Jared Thompson, Brad Collins
DEFENDERS: David Luiz, Ethan Ampadu, Fikayo Tomori, Michael Hector, Tomas Kalas, Marcos Alonso, Emerson, Davide Zappacosta, Ola Aina
MIDFIELDERS: Cesc Fabregas, Danny Drinkwater, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Ross Barkley, Mario Pasalic, Jorginho, Kasey Palmer
FORWARDS: Pedro, Lucas Piazon, Charly Musonda, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Alvaro Morata, Tammy Abraham