the weekend, with 11 hooded onlookers causing a stir at Stamford Bridge
Stamford Bridge became the latest football venue to play host to a gang
of mysterious visitors on Sunday when 11 men in robes were spotted at
the Premier League clash with Manchester City.
Shrouded in secrecy | The visitors provoked curious glances from Chelsea supporters at the Bridge
in the previous sighting, they wore black robes with mysterious circles
on their chest and were seen making curious synchronised movements at
irregular intervals during Chelsea’s 2-1 win, while they also stood in
unison at random moments.
Situated three rows back from the
corner flag at the Shed End, the gang could be clearly seen on TV
cameras beaming pictures of the crunch fixture all across the world.
Chelsea fan sat close to the mysterious guests was Robin Taylor, who
said afterwards that he was slightly perturbed by their presence.
used to a few different characters down at Chelsea, there was once even
a guy brushing his teeth behind the bench at a game, but we’ve had
nothing quite like this before,” he said.
Watching the Kaiser | Franz Beckenbauer was pictured near a robed man at Stamford Bridge on Sunday
appearance of the mystery men coincided with the surprise visit to
Stamford Bridge of Franz Beckenbauer, the former Germany World
Cup-winning captain and coach.
The Kaiser watched the game from
the VIP area and conducted media interviews. He subsequently released an
extraordinary personal video which can be viewed from the link below.
sightings at the football grounds follow a series of bizarre incidents
involving the same mysterious circles at landmark locations – including
London, New York and Rio – across the world.
the events has hit social media, with discussions using the hashtag
witnessed at the sightings: #WINNERTAKESEARTH