All Chelsea needed from the game at the Hawthorns were three points to secure their 5th Premier League title, and the game looked well on its way towards a 0-0 draw until Michy Batshuayi struck in the 82nd minute. A night that ended on a high note for the Blues, and a second consecutive Premier League heartbreak for the stellar Tottenham Hotspur team, we take a look at some of the best Twitter reactions that followed:
Twitter Reacts as Chelsea are crowned champions
This was the first thing to have happened after Chelsea won the league. Obviously:
Chelsea have changed their name on Twitter… #CFC
Oh, is anyone as jubilant as Chelsea FC right now?
CHELSEA ARE PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONS! 🏆 #ChelseaChampions https://t.co/p2fAy8NFz1
Did they subtly mock the teams that are way beneath them?
Looks good, doesn’t it? 🏆 #ChelseaChampions
N’Golo Kante is one lucky player. He has won the Premier League with two different teams in two consecutive years. No wonder he is so thankful:
We did it all together! The title means so much to me. Thx to the fans, thx to my mates, thx to @ChelseaFC Thank you all!
Take a look at this Freebets.co.uk tweet. It sure is funny, isn’t it?
PL Champions: #Chelsea are having the time of their lives 🏆 https://t.co/oCCOyuf3xU
Diego Costa forgot that this would go viral over the Internet, didn’t he?
Costa forgetting he was live on Sky Sports #Chelsea #FNF https://t.co/FaXHUqsm4x
When Antonio Conte entered the CFC dressing room:
When Antonio Conte entered the Chelsea dressing room… #Chelsea https://t.co/zY4azg6Vre
How joyful are the Chelsea fans?
Antonio, Antonio”. 🔵 #Chelsea celebration #cfc https://t.co/4SJPLB6YhY
Antonio Conte is the 4th Italian manager to have won the Premier League. The Godfather delivers:
The Godfather delivers. #Conte
This player exceeded expectations far more than anyone else. Well deserved indeed.
Cesc Fabregas had his own views about the time of his life:
Happy, Cesc? 😂
Does any Chelsea celebration not include a hilarious Michy Batshuayi tweet?
See yall latahhhh
And another opportunity for the Belgian to tell EA to improve his FIFA 17 numbers. To which EA promptly replied, “Don’t worry, we are watching.” And Michy lit up like a little child:
IT’S HAPPENING GUYS 😂😂😂 https://t.co/EkuJZaQYbS
Saturday shall see Manchester City taking on Leicester City, and Tottenham welcome Manchester United at the White Hart Lane on Sunday.