Manchester United fans react on Twitter to the signing of Morgan Schneiderlin

Morgan Schneiderlin has joined Manchester United from Premier League rivals Southampton.

Manchester United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to the news that Morgan Schneiderlin has joined from Southampton.

The France international midfielder has put pen to paper on a four-year contract with the option to extend for a further year, as announced on United’s official website.

The 25-year-old made 253 appearances and scored 15 times for Southampton since his debut in 2008.

During his time at St. Mary’s Stadium, Schneiderlin established himself as one of the best players in the Premier League.

The former Strasbourg star scored four goals and created 20 chances in 26 Premier League appearances for the Saints last season.

Schneiderlin had a pass accuracy of 89% and a shot accuracy of 43%, and won 43 headers, 16 dribbles and 79 tackles.

Following the announcement of the Frenchman’s departure, United fans took to Twitter to have their say.

Below are the best comments:

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