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Chelsea Midfielder, Cesc Fabregas Breaks Premier League Assist Record

The previous Arsenal and Barcelona midfielder has now recorded 10 helps or more in six seasons, a stamp no one else has beforehand overseen

Chelsea’s Cesc Fabregas has broken a Premier League record after his help for the Blues against Middlesbrough on Sunday.

The Spanish midfielder teed up Nemanja Matic in the second half as Antonio Conte’s side included their third objective in a 3-0 disarm the Teesiders at Stamford Bridge.

What’s more, in doing as such, he achieved a check at no other time accomplished in the English top flight.

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10 – @cesc4official has now helped 10+ objectives in six diverse Premier League seasons – more than some other player. Generous.

9:21 PM – 8 May 2017

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Fabregas has now recorded 10 aids the 2016-17 season, the 6th crusade in which he has overseen twofold figures.

He beforehand imparted the record to Wayne Rooney and Ryan Giggs, who both set up 10 objectives or more in five seasons at Manchester United.

Antonio Conte’s first term at Chelsea seemed, by all accounts, to be the finish of Cesc, as he attempted to cut out a place in the Italian’s beginning line-up toward the start of the year.

To be sure, this was just his eleventh begin of the Premier League season yet he has found a part for himself as an effect assaulting choice for Chelsea, compelling both when incorporated into the lineup and when he has fallen off the seat.

He has not thought back since winning Conte’s trust, with Diego Costa additionally profiting by his inventive play against Boro for Chelsea’s first objective however Fabio’s fizzled freedom denying the midfielder another help.

Chelsea are one win far from the title in the wake of crushing – and consigning Middlesbrough – on Monday night.

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