Update [Mar 16, 2.45pm]: The ICC have officially announced the ticket prices, fixtures and more. Read here.
Premier League leaders Chelsea are poised to make their first appearance in Singapore this July during the International Champions Cup, a series of pre-season tournaments that take place simultaneously across the globe.
According to TODAY, Chelsea will be joining Italian and German powerhouses Inter Milan and Bayern Munich for the ICC in Singapore, the first time the tournament will be held in the country.
The tournament will be held at the 55,000-seater National Stadium at Kallang.
Based on reports, the official announcement will be made next week, but the deals for Chelsea, Inter and Bayern have already been agreed upon.
The matches are expected to take place in the later part of July, with Bayern speculated to face off Chelsea and Inter on July 25 and 27 respectively.
The ICC is growing to become the premier pre-season tournament for football fans, who have close to no footballing action during the three months of off-season.
Last year’s tournament spanned across 19 cities in seven countries and had top clubs including Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal and Liverpool.
More information on the official announcement, exact dates and the release of tickets to come.