Our Chelsea fans can’t get enough of this season here in the Transfer Tavern and genuinely believe it’s only a matter of time now until they win the league.
Indeed, you can’t really blame them for thinking that after this weekend’s results.
The Blues swept aside Arsenal 3-1 as the Gunners fell out of the title race whilst Liverpool also completely blew their already slim chances by losing to Hull City.
Spurs are now the nearest challengers nine points away and so for many it’s game over for the league crown.
The Blues, then, need to start planning for the future to continue their success and our landlord reckons signing Romelu Lukaku as Diego Costa’s heir up top would make perfect sense.
Costa has been in fine form this season but will eventually need to be replaced and the ever-improving Lukaku could be ideal to come in – here are three reasons why…