West Bromwich Albion have completed the capture of QPR full-back Darnell Furlong, the club has confirmed.
Furlong has put pen to paper on a four-year deal at the Hawthorns which brings to end his ten-year stay with the Rs after he progressed from the club’s academy set-up to eventually play in the first team.
The 23-year-old becomes Slaven Bilic’s fourth signing of the summer and the third addition in the last week, with Kenneth Zohore and Semi Ajayi also arriving in recent days.
The defender made 25 appearances in the Championship last season as the Hoops narrowly avoided relegation, while he made a total of 72 appearances for the West London club overall.
West Brom confirmed the arrival of Furlong via their Twitter account on Tuesday afternoon:
— West Bromwich Albion (@WBA) July 23, 2019
Plenty of Albion supporters responded to the announcement with much positivity, with many of them praising the club’s transfer business after their slow start to the summer window.
Here are some of the best responses to the tweet…
Our transfers this season have been well worth the wait. Welcome to the Baggies, Darnell
— Rob Paddock (@RobPaddockWBA) July 23, 2019
We won't be in the championship Furlong!
— TalkWBA (@TalkWBA) July 23, 2019
Welcome to west Brom, Darnell ????????⚪
— Kyle Jones (@kylejones_3) July 23, 2019
I've been waiting for this Furlong time now ???????? welcome to the West Brom!
— JonW1995 (@JonW1995) July 23, 2019
Thanks next one pls
— matt (@matt_wba) July 23, 2019
Welcome to Bilic’s revolution…. @wba who’s next then ????
— Jamie Rossiter (@Jay89R) July 23, 2019
— allnewswba (@allnewswba) July 23, 2019