By Aidan Elder | Chief sports writer
Chelsea have announced that they will allow banners into Stamford Bridge for this weekend’s game with West Brom. With Rafael Benitez announcing that he won’t be staying on to sup from the poisoned chalice beyond the end of the season and admitting the club made a “massive mistake” in appointing him, it’s a victory for all of those supporters who spent who spent literally seconds making signs to voice their unhappiness at the Spaniard getting the job.
On Saturday, they’ll get the chance to bask in the vitriol without fear of punishment from the banner police. It’s great news because Stamford Bridge truly is the home of the crap, hastily made banner. Think of how much poorer our lives would be without those cheaply made banners we often seen around the stands of Stamford Bridge. Here’s a look at some of the best of the worst from recent seasons.