While Nemanja Matić makes his Chelsea debut from the bench, Gaël Kakuta also makes a flair-filled first appearance for the club. Chelsea at a glance: The compact squad overview with all players and data in the season Overall statistics of current season. The list is sorted by shirt number when total goals are equal. Janusz Michallik recaps Chelsea and Spurs' cagey 0-0 draw at Stamford Bridge. This section displays the club's financial expenditure's in the transfer market. 06.05.10: Chelsea's Player of the Year Award goes to Didier Drogba, who claims the gong for the first time in his Chelsea career. Ashley Cole's goal against Sunderland earns him the Goal of the Season Award. The victory ensures that Chelsea maintain their 100% record in "Big Four" matches this season. 22.11.09: Despite having key players like Frank Lampard, Michael Ballack and Didier Drogba missing through injury, Chelsea romp to a comfortable 4–0 victory at home to Wolves in the Premier League with goals from Florent Malouda, Joe Cole and two from a rampant Michael Essien. A 2–1 defeat at the, 21.03.10: Chelsea complete a disappointing week with a draw to Blackburn at, 27.03.10: After bouncing straight back with a 5–0 victory against Portsmouth at, 03.04.10: Chelsea gain a crucial victory in the Premier League title race by defeating top-of-the-table Manchester United 2–1 at Old Trafford, returning to first place by two points with five games to play. Most significantly, the win means that Chelsea finish the season as Premier League champions with a total of 86 points, one point more than Manchester United, who finish runners-up. They also finish with an English record goal difference of +71, beating Liverpool's +69 set in 1979. 29.11.09: Chelsea continue their 100% record in ", 16.12.09: Chelsea end their run of four straight games without a win in all competitions, which began with their, 04.01.10: Having ended December with two away draws against, 28.01.10: Chelsea end January on a high after winning all five matches in the month, demolishing, 02.02.10: Despite an excellent January, February does not start well with Chelsea succumbing to a 1–1 draw at Hull City. The 2009–10 season was Chelsea Football Club's 96th competitive season, 18th consecutive season in the Premier League, 104th year in existence as a football club and their first season coached by Carlo Ancelotti. Salomon Kalou scores his first. Despite disappointment in the Champions League going out to eventual winners Inter Millan in the round of 16, the club had the most successful season in its history, winning the Premier League for a third time and retaining the FA Cup for the first time, thus becoming the seventh English club to complete the "Double". I giocatori dei blues festeggiano la conquista del double ... Questa pagina contiene rosa e risultati del Chelsea Football Club nelle competizioni ufficiali della stagione 2009-2010 Stagione. Chelsea-Tottenham stalemate sends Spurs back on top. Didier Drogba's second half hat-trick ensures he finishes the season with the Premier League Golden Boot, having scored 29 goals, three more than the 26 scored by second-placed Wayne Rooney. Didier Drogba equalises for Chelsea late in the first-half with a free-kick after Hull's, 04.02.10: FIFA's suspended transfer ban on Chelsea regarding the Gaël Kakuta tapping-up case is lifted by the, 27.02.10: Chelsea lose at home for the first time in the Premier League under Carlo Ancelotti as Manchester City win 4–2. Includes all competitive matches. Players with 1 card or more included only. Chelsea spent nearly £200m to bolster its attack, but as shown in a 0-0 draw with Spurs, those players haven't delivered on their price tags. Read up on all the profiles of the Chelsea FC first team players and coaching staff with news, stats and video content. Florent Malouda picks up the Samsung Players' Player Award, while the Young Player of the Year is awarded to the entire Chelsea U18 team after their triumph in the FA Cup Youth Final. Didier Drogba opens the scoring following a sloppy backpass from Steven Gerrard in the first half, and Frank Lampard doubles the lead after the interval. The game is given extra spice as it is the first time that John Terry and, 16.03.10: Chelsea are eliminated from the Champions League before the semi-finals for the first time in four years as a 3–1 aggregate loss to Internazionale in the first knockout round sees them crash out of the tournament.