Aston Villa fans react to Glenn Whelan display

Glenn Whelan of Aston Villa is injured during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Aston Villa at St Andrews on October 29, 2017 in Birmingham, England.

Glenn Whelan featured for Aston Villa at Elland Road in the Championship on Friday.

Glenn Whelan of Aston Villa during the pre season friendly match between Aston Villa and Watford  at Villa Park on July 29, 2017 in Birmingham, England.

Aston Villa fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to give their reaction to the performance of Glenn Whelan against Leeds United.

Whelan featured for Villa in the Championship game against Leeds away from home at Elland Road on Friday evening.

The 33-year-old Republic of Ireland international midfielder started the match and played for the entire 90 minutes, as the game ended in a 1-1 draw.

Villa fans have taken to Twitter to give their reaction to the performance of Whelan against Leeds.

The Villa supporters were impressed with the former Sheffield Wednesday midfielder, who joined the Villans from Stoke City in the summer transfer window for a fee reported by The Daily Mail to be worth £2 million.

Maikel Kieftenbeld of Birmingham and Glenn Whelan of Aston Villa in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Aston Villa at St Andrews (stadium) on October...

Glenn Whelan of Aston Villa and Lynden Gooch of Sunderland challenge for the ball during the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Sunderland at Villa Park on November 21,...

Villa played well against Leeds, especially in the second half, and could have actually won the match.

Whelan has established himself as an important player in Steve Bruce’s side, and the Republic of Ireland international’s performances will be important for the Villans as the season progresses.

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