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Chelsea failed to secure all three points after playing a goalless draw against West Ham United on Sunday.
The Blues summer signing Jorginho etched his name into the English Premier League’s record books amid his team drawing stalemates against West Ham on Sunday.
The former Napoli midfielder completed 180 passes in the afternoon’s encounter and, as a result, became the first player in the league’s history to do so.
A Premier League record has been broken! 🙌
Jorginho’s 180 completed passes in Chelsea’s draw with West Ham is a new high since records began.
— BT Sport Score (@btsportscore) September 23, 2018
His exploits on Sunday afternoon, however, were not enough to aid Chelsea to maintain its 100 percent record and extend the winning run to six.
The Blues currently sit in third place and trails league leaders Liverpool by two points with the pair set for a crunchy showdown next Sunday.
The Brazilian midfielder completed a total of 158 passes in the Premier League game versus the Magpies as Chelsea run off with a 2-1 victory.Loading...