Melchiot, Van der Sar and more: Twitter reacts as Chelsea lose to Porto

Mario Melchiot and Edwin van der Sar take to Twitter as Chelsea lose to Porto

Chelsea slumped to their fifth defeat in all competitions this season after a 2-1 loss to Porto in the Champions League on Tuesday night.

Willian levelled for the west London side with a brilliant free-kick after Andre Andre had put Jose Mourinho’s former side into a 1-0 lead.

However, the Blues couldn’t hold on for a point as Maicon flicked a header past Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic just seven minutes after half-time.

Here is a selection of the best Twitter reaction from the professionals, past and present, in chronological order to the English champions’s 2-1 loss.

Radio DJ and Chelsea fan Trevor Nelson isn’t enjoying the spectacle in Porto:

Former Bolton Wanderers midfielder Fabrice Muamba can’t believe Chelsea haven’t conceded more goals:

Presenter Richard Keys believes the solution is simple for Mourinho and Chelsea:

ESPN journalist Gabriele Marcotti has a sobering stat for Chelsea supporters:

Former Chelsea defender Mario Melchiot thinks something isn’t quite right at the defending champions:

Finally, Manchester United legend Edwin van der Sar has a message for Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas:

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Paul Scholes
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Cristiano Ronaldo sends message to Man United fans after first defeat
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker sends message to Cristiano Ronaldo during Man United’s 2-1 loss to Young Boys
Thomas Tuchel
Thomas Tuchel sends frank message to Ben Chilwell about his situation at Chelsea FC
Romelu Lukaku (Photo: Puma)
BBC Sport pundit declares Chelsea FC have gone to ‘new level’ after 1-0 win over Zenit
Paul Scholes
‘This is brilliant’: Paul Scholes raves about Man United star during 2-1 loss to Young Boys
Cristiano Ronaldo Man United
Cristiano Ronaldo sends message to Man United fans after first defeat
Gary Lineker
Gary Lineker sends message to Cristiano Ronaldo during Man United’s 2-1 loss to Young Boys
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