Leicester’s Jamie Vardy breaks Premier League record… Twitter goes bonkers

Wow… just WOW. Jamie Vardy is now officially a Premier League record holder, with his 11 goals in 11 games having taken him above Manchester United’s Ruud van Nistelrooy. Simply stunning. Few predicted that the 28-year-old would be able to maintain his form, but the striker has been simply untouchable for a while now, and even the Red Devils’ defence – the best in the division – couldn’t keep him at bay.

It’s mad to think that just a few years ago Vardy was plying his trade in the non-league, and his finish past David de Gea was one more akin to the Premier League than venues like the Hackney Marshes.

With anyone with even a passing interest in football paying close attention to proceedings at the King Power Stadium, the reaction has been staggering. Twitter has once again been on form, and here are some of the best tweets…