Photo: Chelsea goalkeeper sends message to Arsenal record-breaker Petr Cech

Chelsea No2 Asmir Begovic sends a message of congratulations to Arsenal record-breaker Petr Cech

Social Spy
By Social Spy

Asmir Begovic has sent a message of congratulations to Petr Cech after the Arsenal goalkeeper set a new Premier League record on Monday night.

The 33-year-old goalkeeper secured his 170th clean sheet in the Premier League to surpass David James’s tally of 169 after a 2-0 victory over Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium.

Cech moved to Arsenal in a £10m deal from defending Premier League champions Chelsea in the summer transfer window after 13 years at Stamford Bridge.

Begovic was signed as Cech’s replacement at the west London club to provide Chelsea number one Thibaut Courtois with competition for the first-choice spot.

And the Bosnia-Herzegovina international sent a message to Cech on Twitter following the Czech Republic star’s record-breaking clean sheet.

Cech’s 170th clean sheet helped Arsenal hoist themselves above Leicester City and into top spot in the Premier League.

MORE: The latest Arsenal news and views

MORE: The latest Arsenal player tweets

The Gunners are two points ahead of the Foxes, although Claudio Ranieiri’s men can reclaim top spot with victory over Manchester City on Tuesday night.


MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

The Sport Review
Friendly rivals Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer celebrate ‘the great memories we shared’
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Arsenal, Man United, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 40 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 25 footballers’ cars: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid players feature
The Sport Review
Top 20 Nigerian footballers in Premier League: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Arsenal player wages 2017: Do you know how much Xhaka, Ozil and Coquelin earn each week?
The Sport Review
Diego Costa reacts to Michy Batshuayi’s display for Chelsea v Watford
The Sport Review
Owen Hargreaves: Man United star is the best in the world
The Sport Review
Alexis Sanchez: What I really think about Alexandre Lacazette at Arsenal