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roman abramovich springs suprise visit on chelsea women in jerusalem ahead of israel clash

Roman Abramovich sprung a surprise visit on Chelsea Women as Emma Hayes' squad toured Jerusalem's historic sites.The Chelsea owner met the Blues' women stars on Monday, talking at length and posing for pictures with the squad. Chelsea Women were facing the Israel national side in Tel Aviv on Tuesday evening, with a 13,000 capacity crowd expected at the Ha Moshava Stadium.Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich poses with the club's Women's boss Emma HayesAbramovich posed for a team photo with the players and took individual snaps with squadThe Russian billionaire celebrates Chelsea's Europa League triumph back in MayHead coach Hayes admitted last term's Women's Champions League semi-finalists were handed a big boost by Abramovich's visit.'I didn't tell them where we were going,' Hayes told PA. 'So that was great to surprise them with that. And they were like giggling teenagers when we went into the room.'But once Millie Bright and Carly Telford went up and asked for pictures, all the girls were asking for individual shots.'But we spent time not just talking about this game, but the season ahead, our work over the last season and seasons before, and how proud he is of the team and what we do.The 52-year-old also made an appearance at Chelsea's clash with Salzburg during pre-season 'It's such a boost to the players, and especially in Jerusalem, it was a wonderful experience for all of them.'Chelsea remain committed to their Say No to Anti-Semitism campaign, that is heavily backed by owner Abramovich.The Russian-born Israeli citizen was one of the driving forces behind Chelsea's friendly against New England Revolution in May, with the owners of both clubs donating 1million US dollars (£823,000) to related charities.The Chelsea squad enjoyed a walking tour of ancient Jerusalem, with club owner Abramovich meeting them at the Western Wall.'We had a really moving experience, which finished up with us writing private notes that we then placed in the Western Wall, as is the tradition,' said Hayes.RELATED ARTICLESShare this articleShare'They were reminders of all the...

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