Chelsea's 8-0 thrashing of Aston Villa on Sunday was one goal short of the Premier League's record margin victory, with Manchester United's Andy Cole-inspired beating of Ipswich Town in 1995 still the benchmark for the post-1992 crowd.
Others have come close though - including United again - with Wigan receiving two severe doses of capital punishment within six months...
MANCHESTER UNITED 9-0 IPSWICH TOWN, 1995
NOTTINGHAM FOREST 1-8 MANCHESTER UNITED, FEBRUARY 1999
TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 9-1 WIGAN ATHLETIC, NOVEMBER 2009
CHELSEA 8-0 WIGAN ATHLETIC, MAY 2010
There's no video trace of Newcastle's September 1999 8-0 demolition of Sheffield Wednesday, so here's Alan Shearer celebrating one of his five goals exactly the same way he celebrated every goal...
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