Heads: Brian Wolff & Carlos DelPozo
Chelsea Chicago is an Official Chelsea FC Supporters Group, free and open-to-all group for Chelsea supporters in the Chicagoland area, NW Indiana, and the state of Illinois. We gather every week to watch Chelsea on TV, sing songs and drink drinks.
Benefits: Weekly Chelsea match parties at Graystone, travel opportunities to other cities for match parties, member raffles, food and drink specials at The Graystone Tavern on match day. REQUIRED for specific match parties at Graystone.
To Join, download the 5th Stand app and join both "Chelsea Chicago" & "American Heartland" in the Connect --> Supporters Club section or click the following links:
Chelsea Chicago 5th Stand
American Heartland 5th Stand
Chelsea in America
Secretary: Jon Sharp
Ass't Secretary: Brian Wolff
The primary mission of CIA is to help members purchase Chelsea match tickets when they travel to Europe and for the pre-season summer tours, and provide a supporters organization and membership benefits to American supporters. Annual paid registration pays our club dues to Chelsea & web infrastructure. Members enjoy access to almost nearly every Chelsea home/away match, as well as summer tour matches and other special events put on by CIA, usually including former CFC players. We also offer partner discounts & regular raffles.
CIA Benefits: CIA-provided Chelsea match tickets, CIA Summer Tour Supporter's Section Tickets, Sponsor Discounts, special CIA Events, funding for local groups, regular apparel/shirt raffles
For CHELSEA CHICAGO members: 10% off Chelsea Chicago merchandise and pre-orders, access to CIA member-only raffles and events, priority RSVPs for our cup final watch parties
Cost: $10-15 annually per person
How to sign up ? Click the below link, select "American Heartland" as your regional group, select "American Heartland-Chicago" as your local chapter, and enter your Chelsea Ticket Membership number if you have one (see below.)
CLICK TO REGISTER (2022/23 Membership Now Open)
Chelsea FC's Ticket Membership
A Chelsea FC membership is required for any Chelsea ticket purchase except hospitality packages. It allows you to buy tickets from the club directly and face value on the Members Ticket Exchange. All games are subject to Loyalty Points requirements; the high amount of points needed to purchase tickets means CIA and Chelsea memberships paired together is the easiest way to get tickets for your trip. Contact us with any questions and see our Ticket Purchase guide on this site for more info.
Benefits: Purchase any Chelsea Match Tickets, access to Members Ticket Exchange
To purchase tickets through Chelsea in America, you MUST have this membership and necessary loyalty points (5-10 annually.
Cost: Roughly $35 annually per person
Click to Register (2022/23 Membership Now Open)
-Most members select Adult Ticket Only