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February 29, 2012 at 10:03 AM

Chelsea coming to Seattle this summer?

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CIA are please to confirm that Chelsea will be coming to the US this summer, playing in Seattle, DC and New York. More info soon! #CFCUSA
Feb 29 via Trillian Favorite Retweet Reply

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The tweet posted above is from a Chelsea FC supporters group in the U.S. and claims that the English Premier League team is coming to Seattle this summer. As you might remember, Chelsea came here to play the Sounders in 2009 and won 2-0.

You also might note that the tweet doesn’t specifically mention the Sounders as the opponent, though that would obviously be the first assumption. A post in the Chelsea supporters group’s forum, citing an email from the club, said the tour would be in late July. Earlier this month, Seattle rescheduled a July 18 game against Real Salt Lake to October to accommodate a summer friendly.

What would you think of another friendly against Chelsea?


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