Sunderland and Watford fans react on Twitter to Costel Pantilimon transfer

Watford have signed Costel Pantilimon from Premier League rivals Sunderland.

Sunderland fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to have their say on the departure of Costel Pantilimon to Watford.

Pantilimon has joined Watford from Premier League rivals Sunderland on a three-and-a-half-year contract.

The 28-year-old goalkeeper moved to the Black Cats in the summer of 2014 after leaving Premier League giants Manchester City.

The Romania international featured in 28 league games for Sunderland last season, keeping 11 clean sheets, and making 3.32 saves per game and 3 saves per goal on average in the process.

Pantilimon played 17 times in the Premier League for the Black Cats this campaign, keeping three clean sheets in the process.

The former Politehnica Timisoara man made 3.65 saves per game and 1.94 saves per goal on average.

Sunderland are second from bottom in the Premier League table at the moment with 18 points from 22 matches, four points behind 17th-placed Swansea City.

Meanwhile, Watford currently find themselves 12th in the standings with 29 points from 22 games.

Sunderland and Watford fans have taken to Twitter to have their say on the transfer of Pantilimon.

Below are some of the best comments:

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