Which Chelsea games will be postponed during Club World Cup?
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Which Chelsea games will be postponed during Club World Cup?

Chelsea's two Premier League matches; against Brighton and Arsenal will have to be rescheduled as they Blues take part in the Club World Cup. 

FIFA revealed on Monday that the competition is set for om 3-12 February. 

Chelsae, who won the UEFA Champions League last season, will represent Europe, joining the competition in the semi-final stage. 

The first round will start on 3 February with host club Al Jazira taking on OFC’s nominated representatives Auckland City. 

Chelsea have taken part in the competition once, losing to Corinthians. 

Here are the participating teams; 

  • Chelsea – UEFA Champions League winners
  • Al Hilal – AFC Champions League winners
  • Al Ahly – CAF Champions League winners
  • Monterrey – CONCACAF Champions League winners
  • Auckland City – OFC representatives
  • Al Jazira Club – UAE Pro League winners
  • Palmeiras - CONMEBOL league winners 

Chelsea are currently on top of the English Premier League standings despite drawing against Manchester United on Sunday evening.