The man regarded by many as the best left back in world football is still loathed by Arsenal fans who believe Cole’s switch to crosstown rivals Chelsea was an act of betrayal.

Cole responded by retweeting a picture of his trophy count since he joined Chelsea versus the silverware won by Arsenal during the same period.

Perhaps unsurprisingly this unleashed another torrent of vitriol, which to Cole’s credit, he largely didn’t rise to. 

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“I’m NOT a huge fan of yours I think you are a cheating rat and a bellend! Retweet please! Ha,” tweeted Kelly from Cheshire.

The abuse Cole responded to in turn lead to a torrent of positive tweets from Cole’s fans.

Check out Ashley Cole on Twitter @therealAC3

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