Photo: Cesc Fabregas' Chelsea picture a sickener for Arsenal fans to stomach

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Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has shared a photo of himself with the cup, his first in England since his Arsenal days.

It's a photo not even the most pessimistic Arsenal fan dared to imagine 12 months ago.

Former Gunners captain Cesc Fabregas wearing Chelsea blue, and lifting silverware.

The Spaniard surprised everybody by sealing a switch to Stamford Bridge last summer, but only after Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger elected not to pursue signing him from Barcelona.

Now after helping Chelsea to a 2-0 win over Arsenal earlier this season, he has helped the club to a trophy at Wembley, playing a key role in their 2-0 Capital One Cup final win over Tottenham Hotspur.

Chelsea remain five points clear in the Premier League too with a game in hand on second placed Manchester City, and look great value to wrap up the title before the end of the season.

Fabregas won a haul of trophies with Barcelona, but in just months at Chelsea, he has equalled his trophy count at Arsenal, with just a 2005 FA Cup medal to his name.

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