The World Cup may almost be here, but it's not the only reason football fans will be feeling excited over the coming weeks.
There is a busy summer of transfer dealings ahead, followed by pre-season friendlies and the start of the new club season in August.
For Chelsea, Jose Mourinho's second season back in west London promises to be another entertaining one, with the prospect of silverware a very real possibility after a campaign of progress on and off the pitch at Stamford Bridge.
But what can Blues fans look forward to the most? Bleacher Report highlights four things that are sure to get them excited ahead of 2014-15.