18th June 2012
Champions league winner will play their first Pre-season friendly match against the Seattle Sounders at CenturyLink Field.
Chelsea will start their 2012-2013 season with playing against Seattle Sounders who are in third position of MLS Western Conference. Chelsea travelling players to USA are: Petr Cech, Ross Turnbull, Henrique Hilario, Jamal Blackman, Paulo Ferreira, Sam Hutchinson, Branislav Ivanovic, David Luiz, Gary Cahill, Michael Essien, John Mikel Obi, Josh McEachran, Ramires, Frank Lampard, Kevin De Bruyne, Marko Marin, Eden Hazard, Gael Kakuta, Yossi Benayoun, Romelu Lukaku, Todd Kane, Nathaniel Chalobah, George Saville, Lucas Piazon and Patrick Bamford.
Seattle Sounders: Meredith; Burch, Ianni, Parke, Johansson; Rose, Gonzalez, Alonso, Evans, Montero; Rosales.
Chelsea: Cech; Ivanovic, Hutchinson, Luiz, Cole; McEachran, Obi Mikel; Marin, Hazard, Ramires; Patrick Bamford.
Seattle Sounders: 4-5-1
Result of last match played between Chelsea and Seattle Sounders: Seattle Sounders 0-2 Chelsea
Prediction: Seattle Sounders 0-3 Chelsea