Chelsea Midfield Star Makes Record and We are Loving It

Chelsea Midfielder made Premier League history after becoming the first player to assist a goal in six consecutive games.

Cesc Fabregas’s run follows on from his spell with Arsenal, when he set up goals in his final two top-flight games for the Gunners before departing for Barcelona in 2011.

Fabregas broke the record with two assists for Diego Costa in the Blues’ 4-2 victory over Swansea which keeps them top of the fledgling Premier League table.

RECORD BREAKER: List of players with consecutive assists

For Chelsea against: Swansea (two), Everton, Leicester and Burnley (two)

For Arsenal against: Bolton and Spurs

And five players have scored in five consecutive games:

Darren Anderton – Spurs, 1992/93

Gianfranco Zola – Chelsea, 2002/03

Ryan Giggs – Man United, 2002/03

Thierry Henry – Arsenal, 2004/05

Antonio Valencia – Man United, 2011/12


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