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Chelsea manager José Mourinho © Francesca Ceciarini

Chelsea are planning to expend Stamford Bridge capacity from 42,000 to 60,000 spectators with a £500m project in the next years.

During renovation works the Blues might require a temporary stadium for home games, with both Wembley and Twickenham being lined up as potential options.

Manager José Mourinho had his say on this:

I’ve taken charge of 98 matches on my bench in Stamford Bridge and hope to have more.

“I know the club needs to make the next step and that is a new Stamford Bridge, more seats.

“At a certain point of our lives as a club, we will have to leave, which is a bad thing but, if we need to play at another stadium, we will try to make it our new home while we wait”.


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