Chelsea has announced the planned construction of a new stadium in London, provisionally set. The club of the Red Devils, Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard calls the poor investment climate in England as the reason for the measure.
The extent to which the situation around Roman Abramovich, the cause for the delay, remained unclear. The Russian owner of Chelsea has been struggling a visa for a longer stay in England. Reportedly, he had an Israeli passport.
The new stadium should be on the site of the current Stamford Bridge. The building would be approximately 600 million euro cost.
Chelsea ended last season on a disappointing fifth place in the Premier League and handle so in addition to the Champions League. The team of Antonio Conte won the FA Cup after a 1-0 win in the final against Manchester United (with a penaltygoal of Hazard).