Chelsea will face Peterborough United in a behind closed doors pre-season friendly this weekend, it has been confirmed.
Thomas Tuchel’s side have started to return to pre-season training at Cobham ahead of the 2021/22 campaign and their first fixture has now been announced.
They will face Championship side Peterborough United on July 17 at their Cobham training facility.
This will be the Blues’ first friendly of pre-season before they travel to Ireland for a training camp. Tuchel’s men will then face Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur as part of a series to raise awareness and funds for Mental Health charity Mind.