You might have to read that headline to yourself a few times, but apparently the story is true. Sports Illustrated's Grant Wahl told the tale in his latest column.
Apparently, when Chelsea played AC Milan at Lincoln Financial Field back in 2004, Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich brought his yacht to Philadelphia. While in town, the Russian billionare invited Eagles chairman Jeffrey Lurie to dinner aboard said yacht, along with now-former Chelsea CEO Peter Kenyon, AC Milan CEO Adriano Galliani.
I think we can all agree that's not the kind of invitation you turn down. The yacht alone is worth as much money as some Chelsea players (and some Eagles players) make in a year.