Gullit, Lineker and more: Twitter reacts as Chelsea lose to West Ham

Ruud Gullit and Gary Lineker take to Twitter after Chelsea lose to West Ham at Upton Park

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Jose Mourinho’s side slumped to their sixth defeat of the Premier League season after West Ham United edged to a 2-1 victory over 10-man Chelsea at Upton Park.

England international Andy Carroll scored a 77th minute after Gary Cahill had cancelled out Mauro Zarate’s first-half opener in east London on Saturday afternoon.

Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic was dismissed before half-time after a second yellow card, before Jose Mouinho was sent to the stands at the start of the second half.

Here is the best of the Twitter reaction from the professionals, past and present, in chronological order as Chelsea lose to West Ham.

ITV presenter Matt Smith’s summarises Chelsea’s first half in less than 140 characters:

Former Manchester City forward Rodney Marsh is impressed with Chelsea’s response after half-time:

Former England striker Gary Lineker reminds his Twitter followers that Carroll still exists:

Ex-Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit seems to think West Ham are deserved winners:

Finally, celebrity Arsenal fan Piers Morgan can’t resist a cheeky tweet:


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