Chelsea Champions League 2022 – 2023: Squad, Fixtures, Schedule

Let’s scroll down this post to check out the Chelsea Champions League 2022 schedules, squads, and fixtures. We know you won’t want to miss any matches of this exciting campaign!

Introduction

Not only Chelsea FC Premier League 2022/23, but Champion League is also expected by football fans around the world. The Blues had a year with little rest, playing 63 of an available 66 matches, and they will be eager to compete in the Champions League once more. Chelsea will be itching to move over the disappointment of last season and improve themselves this season. Here, we will detail Chelsea Champions League 2022 and discuss what to anticipate from them!

Chelsea Champions League Group Draw 2022/23

Chelsea will be aiming for a stronger performance in the UEFA Champions League in 2022–23 after receiving a fairly favorable draw. Thomas Tuchel’s team knows their rivals before their adventure begins with a group encounter on September 6/7. They became one of the 32 teams in the pots during the Champions League group round selection in Istanbul, Turkey, on August 25.

In Group E, Chelsea’s opponents in the group stages include AC Milan, FC Salzburg, and Dinamo Zagreb.

Group E

chelsea champions league group draw

AC Milan 

The Rossoneri are Italy’s most victorious club in Europe, having won seven Champions League championships. Milan only managed to win one game in the group phase last campaign and was eliminated before the knockout stages.

Salzburg FC

The Austrian team reached the round of 16 the previous season. Yet, they lost to Bayern Munich in a shocking 8-2 final score after tying the first leg 1-1.

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Dinamo Zagreb

Dinamo Zagreb, the defending champions of Croatia, has progressed to the group rounds eight times. They prevailed over Bod/Glimt of Norway in their Champions League semifinal.

Chelsea Champions League 2022 Squad

Rudiger and Christensen’s departures this summer have brought an unsettling adjustment to the defensive line. Even if Koulibaly has come as a temporary replacement, there likely still has to be work done in that area. Romelu Lukaku has returned to Italy, but Sterling will probably improve the attack. Here is the complete list of ffootballlive.com who will appear in the Chelsea Champions League Squad in 2022!

Goalkeeper

Name Jersey Number Nationality Age Contract Expiry
Marcus Bettinelli 13 English 30 2023
Kepa Arrizabalag a 1 Spanish 28 2025
Edouard Mendy 16 Senegalese 30 2025

Defender

Name Jersey Number Nationality Age Contract Expiry
Ethan Ampadu 44 Welsh 22 2024
Cesar Azpiliceuta 28 Spanish 33 2023
Abdul Rahman Baba 6 Ghanaian 28 2024
Ben Chilwell 21 English 26 2025
Marc Cucurella 32 Spanish 24 2028
Reece James 24 English 23 2025
Kalidou Koulibaly 26 Senegalese 31 2026
Marcos Alonso 3 Brazillian 32 2023
Thiago Silva 6 Brazillian 38 2023

Forward

Name Jersey Number Nationality Age Contract Expiry
Michy Batshuayi N/A Belgian 29 2023
Kai Havertz 29 German 23 2025
Armando Broja 18 Albanian 21 2026
Callum Hudson-Odoi 20 English 22 2024
Christian Pulišić 10 American 24 2024
Raheem Sterling 66 English 28 2023
Hakim Ziyech 22 Moroccan 29 2025

Midfielder

Name Jersey Number Nationality Age Contract Expiry
Ross Barkley 18 English 29 2023
Cesare Casadei N/A Italian 19 2028
Trevoh Chalobah 14 English 23 2026
Carney Chukwuemeka 30 English 19 2028
Conor Gallagher 23 English 22 2025
Billy Gilmour N/A Scottish 28 2024
Jorginho 5 Italian 31 2023
N’Golo Kanté 7 French 31 2023
Kenedy 23 Brazillian 26 2023
Mateo Kovačić 8 Croatian 28 2024
Ruben Loftus-Cheek 12 English 26 2024
Mason Mount 19 English 23 2024
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Chelsea Champions League Fixtures 2022

The fixture list is much more crammed this season due to the unusual timetable brought on by the winter FIFA World Cup. Between September and November, the Blues will play about 18 times over about 70 days. In the weeks leading up to the World Cup in Qatar, the Blues will play a match roughly every four days.

Following the confirmation of Chelsea’s Champions League group, the European soccer’s executive board UEFA will soon public a schedule for the group. Chelsea will meet the other three teams both away and at home on the below dates. Let’s check out the Chelsea Champions League schedule.

Matchday Dates
1 6th – 7th September 2022
2 13th – 14th September 2022
3 4th – 5th October 2022
4 11th – 12th October 2022
5 25th – 26th October 2022
6 1st – 2nd November 2022

Chelsea would proceed to the knockout rounds, starting with the Round of 16, if they finished one of the top two clubs in their group after the end of the six group-stage games.

Here is the Chelsea Champions League players’ route from the semifinals to the championship in Istanbul, Turkey’s Ataturk Olympic Stadium:

Round First Leg Second Leg
Round of 16 14th – 22nd February 2023 7th – 15th March 2023
Quarterfinals 11th – 12th April 2023 18th – 19th April 2023
Semifinals 9th – 10th May 2023 16th – 17th May 2023
Final 10th June 2023

Conclusion

There was the conclusion of our in-depth blog piece on the “Chelsea Champions League 2022 – 2023: Full Squads And Fixtures”. What do you think about this topic? What is your prediction about the team’s performance in this campaign? Post a comment for us below. For more fascinating articles like this, check out our website!

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