Chelsea fans already regret selling Matic to rivals this summer

Manchester United’s start to the English Premier League season couldn’t have gotten off to a better start on Sunday, thrashing visitors West Ham 4-0 at Old Trafford.

It was a statement of intent from Jose Mourinho’s men as they put the Hammers to the sword, with their new summer signings shining brightly throughout the 90 minutes.

Former Everton striker Romelu Lukaku grabbed the headlines with a superb double but the performance of Nemanja Matic also caught the eye with pundits and fans raving about his display in the middle of the park.

Watching those two do the business for direct title rivals couldn’t have been fun viewing for Chelsea supporters, many of whom have been scratching their heads thinking of reasons why Matic was sold to United. Lukaku is of course a former Blues player too and many fans fancied him to make a move back to Stamford Bridge this summer.

Chelsea fans took to Twitter to share their thoughts on it all…