In 1904 the brothers Mears bought Stamford Bridge and they offered it to Fulham Football Club. The offer was rejected and the brothers decided to create their own club to fill the stadium. Having already a team named Fulham, they decided to call their new team Chelsea Football Club, the name of the adjacent neighborhood.
In March 10, 1905, a pub called The Rising Sun witnessed the birth of a club which would become one of the most important in the Premier League and international football.
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