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How Twitter reacted to Chelsea's title success

The great and good took to social media to toast Chelsea's Premier League title on Friday night. Here are the pick of the tweets.

Matchwinner Michy Batshuayi (@mbatshuayi) said: "Don't worry I got this yall. God loves unexpected heroes. Very happy tonight enjoy the title FAM !!!! #CFC #KTBFFH #Neversurrender"

Blues playmaker Eden Hazard (@hazardeden10) added: "What a night, thank you my friend @mbatshuayi for seeing us home! #cfc #PremierLeague"

Spanish full-back Marcos Alonso (@marcosalonso03) said: "Yessssss! We're Championssssssss. thank you all Vamossss Campeones Gracias a todos."

Forward Pedro (@_Pedro17_) tweeted: CAMPEONESSSS!!! WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS!!!! #CFC @ChelseaFC" before picturing himself with Alonso and Cesc Fabregas and adding: "Spanish Army @cesc4official @marcosalonso03 #cfc @ChelseaFC"

Defender Cesar Azpilicueta (@CesarAzpi) said: "Unforgettable @mbatshuayi! Campeones, campeones #chelseachampions #cfc"

Fellow defender Kurt Zouma (@KurtZouma) offered: "Champions mon frère!!!! #lazoumance #2ndtimein3years @ChelseaFC so proud of the team !!!! We did it !!!"

Thibaut Courtois (@thibautcourtois) simply posted: "Champions!!!!!" while f ellow goalkeeper Asmir Begovic (@asmir1) said: "Champions. What a team!!"

Atletico Madrid's former Blues defender Filipe Luis (@filipeluis), wrote: " Congratulations @ChelseaFC. Premier League Champions! Well done Blues!"

Former midfielder Oscar (@oscar8), now playing in China with Shanghai SIPG said: "Congratulations Blues!!"

And former Stamford Bridge favourite Graeme Le Saux (@graemelesaux14) added: "Congrats @ChelseaFC Fans, players, staff celebrating after match was something to witness. Sharing in the success of winning @premierleague"

Elsewhere, former England goalkeeper David James (@jamosfoundation): " Congratulations @ChelseaFC, champions of @premierleague 2017, thoroughly deserved"

James' former Liverpool and England team-mate Robbie Fowler (@Robbie9Fowler) added: "Congratulations @ChelseaFC .... Been class all season.."

Pundit and former Premier League winner Alan Shearer (@alanshearer) said: "Skilful. Dogged. Determined. Organised. Best team this season by a long way. Congratulations @ChelseaFC Champions of @premierleague"

2016 champions Leicester (@LCFC) generously wrote: "Congratulations to @ChelseaFC on winning the 2016/17 Premier League!"

Manchester City (@ManCity) also sportingly tweeted: "Congratulations to @ChelseaFC on winning the 2016/17 Premier League title."

Ray Parlour (@RealRomfordPele), who scored for Arsenal in the 2002 FA Cup final win over Chelsea, said: " Well done @ChelseaFC Champions. Come on @Arsenal we can't let them win the double"


From Belfast Telegraph