Many Bristol Rovers fans have taken to Twitter to react to the news that the club have signed midfielder Sion Spence on loan from Crystal Palace.
The 20-year-old attacking midfielder arrives at the Memorial Ground on a deal that will last the duration of the upcoming season, in what is his first senior loan stint away from Palace.
Previously on the books of Cardiff City as a youngster prior to his move to South London, Spence is yet to have appeared for the Eagles at first team level and will be seeking to impress under Joey Barton for the Gas moving forwards.
Naturally the news of the midfielder’s arrival didn’t take long to reach the Bristol Rovers faithful, with many taking to social media to air their views on the announcement.
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Here, we take a look at some of the best responses on Twitter from the supporters earlier on today.
Baller. Welcome kid.
— Rob Turner (@RobCuffy44) July 9, 2021
Great news, now time for Luke Thomas 👍UTG
— Ben Darrell (@darrell_ben) July 9, 2021
Boom, here we go. What an amazing signing… #UTG
— Brendan Tucker (@tucker_brendan) July 9, 2021
Welcome sion exciting times ahead
— alfie rendall (@RendallAlfie) July 9, 2021
Welcome aboard, me matey!
— David Gilmour 🦧🦍 (@davidgilmour84) July 9, 2021
Good start to the day, happy with this, now announce Thomas and Clarke https://t.co/LMpxYcNkEW
— 𝓡𝔂𝓪𝓷𝓷 𝓜𝓲𝓰𝓷𝓪𝓷𝓸 🏴 (@Ryann_BRFC_95) July 9, 2021
Squad seems to be coming together nicely 🤞🏻😊 https://t.co/uwAHBlQFU9
— Briony (@Brionyee) July 9, 2021
Great signing 👏👌👍 https://t.co/qvimUImBny
— Finch141 (@sfry0804) July 9, 2021
The new Macca! A warm welcome young un!
— The Hask (@GnightIrene1883) July 9, 2021
Welcome to the mighty gas ⛽️
— Warren Adams (@_war_warz_) July 9, 2021