West Ham fans react on Twitter to signing of Dimitri Payet

Dimitri Payet has joined Premier League outfit West Ham United from French club Marseille.

West Ham United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to have their say on the signing of Dimitri Payet.

The France international winger has moved to the Hammers from Ligue 1 outfit Marseille, as announced on the Premier League club’s official website.

Payet has signed a five-year contract with a further one-year option for an undisclosed eight-figure fee.

The signing of Payet is a statement of intent from West Ham, who have lofty ambitions for the future.

The Frenchman was one of the best players in Ligue 1 last season, helping Marseille finish fourth in the league table.

The former Lille star scored seven goals and created 134 chances in league appearances.

The 28-year-old had a pass accuracy of 80% and a shot accuracy of 47%, and won three headers, 66 dribbles and 17 tackles.

Following the announcement of the transfer, West Ham fans took to Twitter to have their say on the signing of Payet.

Below are the best comments:

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