There probably isn’t another Premier League side with as much uncertainty hanging over it as Chelsea. Will they suffer a similar fate to last season and end up in the bottom half of the table? Or will they turn things around and push for another title? Only time will tell, but some things will certainly be clearer after Chelsea’s pre-season tour of the USA.
If you’re interested in watching every Chelsea pre-season fixture for free, we have the information you need.
What are Chelsea’s pre-season fixtures in 2023?
Chelsea will begin their pre-season campaign on July 19. Here’s the Chelsea pre-season schedule in full:
July 20: Chelsea vs Wrexham (1 a.m. BST at Kenan Stadium, Chapel Hill)
July 23: Chelsea vs Brighton (12 a.m. BST at Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia)
July 27: Chelsea vs Newcastle (1:15 a.m. BST at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta)
July 30: Chelsea vs Fulham (7:45 p.m. BST at FedEx Field, Landover)
Aug. 3: Chelsea vs Borussia Dortmund (1:30 a.m. BST at Soldier Field, Chicago)
The good news is that fans can watch every single game for free.
How to watch Chelsea’s pre-season for free
Every pre-season tour fixture will be available to watch live and competely free on The 5th Stand app(opens in a new tab) and the official Chelsea website(opens in a new tab). Broadcasting of all games starts 30 minutes before kick-off, so make sure your schedule is clear and refreshments have been arranged.
Watch Chelsea’s tour of the USA for free in 2023.