The World Cup is almost over, but the football doesn't end there.
The Premier League will be back in just over five weeks, and fans will be looking ahead to more drama, goals and controversy.
Chelsea supporters will be hoping the club can go one better and lift some silverware after going close in the Champions League and the Premier League last term. They will also welcome some new faces to Stamford Bridge.
It's the time of year when the pain of last season's defeat is forgotten and supporters feel positive about their teams' chances for the coming year.
Here are eight reasons Chelsea fans should feel no different heading into 2014/15.