Chelsea have been crowned the inaugural champions of the English Premier League Summer Series.
The Blues defeated Fulham 2-0 at FedEx Field in Maryland, USA, on July 31.
Chelsea took a 1-0 lead in the 20th minute on a header from Tiago Siuba before June signing Christopher Nkunku added a 41st-minute goal to secure the two-goal victory.
Chelsea won the Premier League Summer Series with two wins and a draw.
In addition to Chelsea and Fulham, Aston Villa, Newcastle, Brighton & Hove Albion, and Brentford were among the six teams competing in this year’s Premier League Summer Series in the United States.
Chelsea, which hired Mauricio Pochettino as head coach in May, won its first tournament, albeit a preseason event, to set the tone for the 2023-2024 season.
Chelsea will play friendlies against Dortmund (Germany) on August 2 and Chicago (USA) on August 3 before preparing for their league opener against Liverpool on August 13.
Brentford defender Kim Ji-Soo missed the match against Aston Villa on Sunday.
Brentford finished last in the six-team Premier League Summer Series with one draw and two losses. 카지노사이트킴 They played Aston Villa to a 3-3 draw.