Chelsea football club of England have departed for America for their preseason tour with a squad of 29 players.
The Blues will head Stateside on Saturday, with their first destination across the pond to Los Angeles.Thomas Tuchel and his players will return home next week as they resume a summer training camp.
The team will then head to Las Vegas, where they will face Club America in their first pre-season game on Saturday 16 July at the Allegiant Stadium.
The game will be followed up with another tie against Charlotte FC, on Wednesday 20 July at the Bank of America Stadium.
Before returning to the UK, Chelsea will take on London rivals, Arsenal, in a Stateside London derby at the Camping World Stadium in Florida on Saturday 23 July.