During the match he was slightly whistled but at the end he was applauded
Cesc Fabregas lived this Sunday a special day, as he returned to the field of Arsenal, but with Chelsea's shirt. It was the first time the Catalan faced his former team since he left the club in summer 2011, so everyone was aware of which the reaction of the Gunners would be.
The former Barça player is about to win the Premier League with Chelsea
During the game, Cesc was whistled every time he touched the ball. The midfielder, who went from more to less, made some outstanding assist and asked for a penalty the referee felt he had simulated.
In the minute 90, Jose Mourinho decided to replace him for Zouma and, then most of the fans at Emirates Stadium applauded him. Cesc returned this recognition by greeting fans who praised him for many years. In social networks, the Catalan explained that it had been a day with many special memories.
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