Chelsea cult hero comments on 4-0 Tottenham win on Twitter - 'Wow'

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Juliano Belletti was just one of many fans impressed with Chelsea's win against Tottenham Hotspur.

Chelsea have taking their Premier League lead up to nine points this weekend - taking advantage of the lack of Premier League action to sail clear of their nearest rivals and cement their place as title favourites … no matter what Jose Mourinho might say.

The 4-0 scoreline yesterday may have been flattering but the end result did not matter - it was another three points in the bag and an extension of their goal difference.

And one former Blue who was impressed by the result was Brazilian full-back/utility man Juliano Belletti.

The former Barcelona star arrived in London back in August 2007 and despite not being one of the stars of the team he became something of a fan icon at Stamford Bridge.

His excellent and tireless work rate coupled with his propensity to score the odd wonder-goal saw him become a firm cult hero among the Chelsea faithful.

He left in 2010 after his contract expired and returned to Brazil - playing for Fluminense and signing for Ceara before retiring because of a long standing Achilles problem.

Nowadays he acts as a commentator at Portuguese speaking station Sportv - but still keeps up to date with the goings on at his former club.

And yesterday he had just one word for the Chelsea display v Spurs…

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