The Chelsea fans in the Transfer Tavern are still reeling after their side beat Middlesbrough on Monday evening…
A crucial game in the context of the season, the Blues were in fine form – comfortably dispatching the Riverside-based outfit en route to a comfortable 3-0 win. The victory takes Chelsea to within 3 points of a famous Premier League trophy win.
The victory brought Chelsea more than a better position in the league, though, with the Blues also joining an elite club as a result of securing yet another win. As confirmed by Who Scored on Twitter, Chelsea are now 1 of just 3 sides to reach 300 home wins in the Premier League – joining Arsenal and Man Utd in achieving the feat.
See that Tweet below…
Chelsea: Have now registered 300 home wins in the Premier League, becoming the third team to reach the milestone after Man United & Arsenal pic.twitter.com/DEuO7Vh2ry
— WhoScored.com (@WhoScored) May 8, 2017
The stat serves as a way of highlighting just how successful Chelsea have been in recent years. Consistently successful since the turn of the millennium, the Blues have continually won games and trophies in recent years – and Stamford Bridge has become a fortress.
Fans of both Chelsea and other sides have since taken to Reddit to discuss the feat, with most supporters proving complimentary comment for the Blues…Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!