Manchester United fans react on Twitter to West Ham's Patrice Evra move

Manchester United's Scottish manager David Moyes (R) and Manchester United's French defender Patrice Evra (L) attend a press conference at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England,...

Manchester United fans give their view on West Ham's hopes of signing Patrice Evra.

Olympique de Marseille new football player France's Patrice Evra answers journalists' questions during a press conference on January 26, 2017 at the Robert-Louis Dreyfus stadium in...

West Ham are set to sign free agent Patrice Evra, SkySports report.

The France international left-back has been out of action for months after he was suspended for fly-kicking a Marseille supporter.

He was released from his deal and is now embarking on a shock return to the Premier League at the age of 36.

Evra has worked with West Ham boss David Moyes once before, during the 2013/14 season at Manchester United which preceded his Old Trafford exit.

Manchester United's Scottish manager David Moyes (R) and Manchester United's French defender Patrice Evra (L) attend a press conference at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England,...

Evra had a tough start at Old Trafford but quickly won supporters over and became a real fan favourite.

At United he won five Premier League titles, one Champions League, and three League Cups, before joining Juventus where he clinched two Serie A titles and was a Champions League runner-up.

Patrice Evra of Juventus looks on during the UEFA Champions League match between Sevilla FC and Juventus at Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on November 22, 2016 in Seville, Spain.

The left-back is certainly in the final stages of his career and is no stranger to controversy.

But it says a lot about Evra's quality that some Manchester United fans have expressed their wish that he was heading back to Old Trafford on a short term deal, and that should encourage West Ham supporters about the shock move.

Here is a look at how Red Devils fans reacted to Evra's switch to West Ham...

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