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CST Statement – Return of supporters

The Chelsea Supporters Trust held detailed talks with Chelsea FC when it was suggested that supporters might be able to return to a reduced capacity Stamford Bridge for the game against Crystal Palace back in October. We pushed hard for tickets to be sold on the basis of rewarding our most loyal supporters and also […]

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CST Charity Nominations

As you are all aware, we have been supporting the Hammersmith and Fulham foodbank with food and cash donations for a few years now and we have also, fairly recently, started to help our friends at the Stoll Foundation. During these extraordinary times these charities are needed more than ever. With that in mind, the […]

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Premier League Suspension – CST Statement

The Chelsea Supporters’ Trust welcome the suspension of the season by the Premier League. The most important consideration must be the health of all people involved in the game and, indeed, in society. In the forthcoming weeks, it is clear that difficult decisions will need to be made about how this year’s football competitions are […]

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CST Board Statement

The board have accepted the resignation of David Johnstone from the Chelsea Supporters Trust. David was instrumental in setting up the Trust in the first place to act as a voice for all Chelsea supporters and has worked tirelessly with that aim over the last 7 years. In particular, he took the leading role in […]

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David Johnstone, A Statement

“Following an article that appeared on The Athletic, I would like to offer my sincere and honest apologies to all and anyone that was offended. As a result of the said piece, I will be stepping back from my role as co-Chair of the Chelsea Supporters’ Trust in order that I can devote time to […]

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CST Statement

With regard to the article published today on The Athletic website the CST have issued the following statement. “The Chelsea Supporters’ Trust has a proud history of representing all Chelsea supporters, irrespective of their race, religion or sexual identity. The comments in question, which were expressed by a board member in a private communication, do […]

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New Chair Announcement

After the last CST board meeting, we are delighted to announce that Cliff Auger and David Johnstone have been elected by the board as Co-Chairmen. Cliff and Dave have been involved with the Trust since its inception and have served on the Trust board since it was founded in 2013. They are both well known […]

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Time for UEFA to take action on managing the Champions League and Europa League finals

The fan experience at UEFA finals must be improved, say fan groups of last year’s four finalists. Ahead of tomorrow’s draw in Monaco for the Champions League and Europa League 2019/20 tournaments, supporters of last season’s four finalists are calling for changes in how UEFA manage the finals. ​ A joint statement by Arsenal Supporters’ […]

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CST Statement on Supporter Bans

The news that Chelsea have banned one supporter for life and five others for between one and two years for behavior relating to the abuse of Raheem Sterling at Stamford Bridge last December, whilst understandable is disappointing. The Crown Prosecution Service stated in April that there was not enough evidence to prove racist abuse or […]

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CST Statement on European Super League discussions

Chelsea Supporters Trust, in common with other Premier League Trusts and supporter organisations, have deep concerns about stories of a possible UEFA European Super League which have received media coverage in recent weeks.   As a result the Chelsea Supporters’ Trust sent a letter (click here to read the letter) to Chelsea FC expressing our opposition […]