Reece Burke comments on Twitter after scoring for Bradford, West Ham fans respond

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West Ham United-owned Reece Burke was on target for Bradford City against Oldham Athletic in League One on Saturday afternoon.

West Ham United-owned Reece Burke has taken to social networking site Twitter to express his delight at scoring for Bradford City on Saturday afternoon.

The 19-year-old defender moved to Bradford on a youth loan for an initial period until September 20, 2015, as announced on West Ham’s official website last month.

The highly-rated teenager scored his first ever senior league goal on Saturday, as Bradford defeated 10-man Oldham Athletic 2-1 away from home in League One.

Burke opened the scoring goal in the 21st minute at Boundary Park and gave a good account of himself in defence over the course of the 90 minutes.

Following his heroics for Bradford on Saturday, West Ham-owned Burke took to Twitter and Instagram to express his delight, writing: "Glad we got the 3 points today also buzzing to score my first senior goal! On to the next one."

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Burke is highly rated and has already played in the Premier League for his parent club West Ham.

The England Under-19 international featured in five league games for the Hammers last season.

West Ham fans were overjoyed to see Burke score for Bradford and sent him congratulatory messages on Twitter, a selection of which is below:

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