Lots of West Ham fans have taken to Twitter to react after it was announced by the club that Reece Oxford had left to join Augsburg on a permanent basis.
The 20-year-old joins the Bundesliga side for an undisclosed fee and in doing so brings an end to an eight-year stay with the Hammers, in which he made history.
Oxford became the club’s youngest ever first-team player when he made his debut in a Europa League qualifier against Lusitanos of Andorra aged 16 years and 198 days, and then became the club’s second youngest Premier League appearance maker in the 2-0 win over Arsenal on the opening day of the 2015/16 season.
Having spent time on loan with Reading and Borussia Monchengladbach after bursting onto the scene as a teenager, it seems as if Oxford has failed to live up to his huge potential with the Irons – hopefully he can get back on track with Augsburg.
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Let’s see how the West Ham fans on Twitter reacted to the news…
Hopefully he kicks on, changes his agent and attitude, and smashes it over there! All the best, Reece!
— Michael ⚒ Zdenek (@MichaelZdenek) August 2, 2019
Spoilt little brat good riddance #COYI
— ⚒???????????⚒ (@EssexActivist) August 2, 2019
Well that was unexpected
— Tyler Jones (@Tylerrjones16) August 2, 2019
— mark knowles (@we5thamutd1976) August 2, 2019
What a waste. Hope he sorts his attitude out because he could reach the top b
— Conor Watts (@Conorwatts15) August 2, 2019
Shame it worked out this way, such promise. His head wasn’t in it with us anymore
— MileHighHammers (@MileHighHammers) August 2, 2019
Siphoned money out the club for the past three years. Another waste of time
— SK (@Sam_Keenan1) August 2, 2019
Another Ravel Morrison in the making…Good he’s gone.
— HappyHammer72 (@h_hammer72) August 2, 2019
Genuinely believe we’ve made a mistake with this
— JOHN PARKINSON (@JOHNPAR44374622) August 2, 2019