Newcastle fans react on Twitter to Thauvin’s arrival and Cabella’s departure

Florian Thauvin

Florian Thauvin has joined Newcastle United, while Remy Cabella has left for Marseille.

Newcastle United fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to the signing of Florian Thauvin from Marseille.

The 22-year-old attacking midfielder has joined Premier League outfit Newcastle on a five-year contract from the French club.

According to The Chronicle, the Magpies had to pay a transfer fee of £12 million to secure the services of the Frenchman.

As part of the deal, Remy Cabella left has Newcastle on a season-long loan deal for Marseille.

The France international attacking midfielder joined the Magpies from Ligue 1 outfit Montpellier in the summer of 2014, but he struggled to make an impact at St. James’ Park last season.

The 25-year-old could show only glimpses of his talent during the 2014-15 campaign, scoring one goal and creating 37 chances in 31 Premier League matches.

Following the arrival of Thauvin and the departure of Cabella, Newcastle fans took to Twitter to have their say.

Below are some of the best comments:

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