Newcastle fans react on Twitter as Georginio Wijnaldum deal is agreed

Newcastle United are set to sign Georginio Wijnaldum from PSV.

Newcastle United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to the imminent arrival of Georginio Wijnaldum.

On Friday, Wijnaldum’s club PSV confirmed on their official Twitter page that they have agreed a deal with Newcastle.

According to the statement, the 24-year-old has flown to Newcastle to negotiate personal terms and undergo a medical.

The transfer is virtually complete, with the Magpies’ head coach Steve McClaren telling Sky Sports on Friday Evening that he is confident of officially signing the player on Saturday.

Wijnaldum is one of the better players in the Eredivisie and helped PSV win the league title last season.

The former Feyenoord midfielder scored 14 goals and created 41 chances in 33 Eredivisie games during the 2014-15 campaign.

The 24-year-old had a pass accuracy of 84% and a shot accuracy of 54%, and won 17 headers, 63 dribbles and 26 tackles.

Following the news, Newcastle fans took to Twitter to have their say.

Below are the best comments:

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