Derby County fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to George Thorne’s performance against Cardiff City on Saturday afternoon.
The Rams defeated Cardiff 2-0 at the iPro Stadium to return to winning ways in the Championship, thanks to goals from Thorne and Andreas Weimann.
Thorne, who struggled with injuries for most of last season, started the encounter and played for the entire 90 minutes.
The 22-year-old former West Bromwich Albion midfielder took four shots, had a pass accuracy of 92%, created one chance, attempted one dribble, won 43% of his tackles and 50% of his headers, and made three interceptions, two clearances and five clearances.
Paul Clement’s side are fourth in the Championship table at the moment with 33 points from 17 matches, just two points behind leaders Hull City.
Derby fans have taken to Twitter to have their say on the performance of Thorne’s performance against Cardiff.
Below are some of the best comments:
Thorne is scarily good. at his average, he's one of the best on the pitch. and at his best, there's nobody better in the Champ at CM #dcfc— Josh MacDonald (@joshmac_92) November 21, 2015
George Thorne is the best player outside the premier league. End of #dcfc— James Andrews (@jamesandrews84) November 21, 2015
Who's your MOM? #Dcfc flat first half. Carson amazing save! Quality came off the bench! Thorne made the difference in the second half— Karl shaw (@MrShaw75) November 21, 2015
Solid win. Comfortably the better team for the whole 90, but really moved up a level 2nd half. Thorne was outstanding. #DCFC— Dom T (@DomT77) November 21, 2015