Rangers fans react on Twitter as Gers confirm Connor Goldson deal

General view of Ibrox Stadium ahead of the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Hibernian at Ibrox Stadium on August 12, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland.

Glasgow Rangers have confirmed that they have brought Connor Goldson to Ibrox on a four-year deal.

Connor Goldson of Brighton in action during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Crystal Palace at Amex Stadium on January 8, 2018 in Brighton, England.

A number of Rangers fans have taken to Twitter to praise the club after the Gers confirmed on their official website that they have completed the signing of Connor Goldson who moves to Ibrox on a four-year deal from Brighton.

Steven Gerrard has wasted little time overseeing major changes to his Light Blues squad, with Goldson the sixth new signing this summer, following Allan McGregor, Scott Arfield, Jamie Murphy, Ovie Ejaria and yesterday's addition Nikola Katic.

Steven Gerrard is unveiled as the new manager of Rangers football Club at Ibrox Stadium on May 4, 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland.

The club have confirmed that the 25-year-old has signed a four-year deal after the Gers agreed terms with the Premier League side, and he will be hoping that he can help the Light Blues keep a much better defensive record than the one they had this past season.

News of his arrival has certainly delighted the Gers supporters on social media. Goldson may have struggled for game-time at Brighton, but he was the understudy to one of the league's most stable and consistent partnerships in Shane Duffy and Lewis Dunk so there was no shame in the amount of game-time he enjoyed following the Seagulls' promotion.

Brighton's English defender Connor Goldson (L) vies with Chelsea's Italian defender Davide Zappacosta during the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and...

And the feeling amongst the fans appears to be one of excitement. Both Katic and Goldson are young, highly-rated options who should get better in the coming years with greater game-time alongside each other at the heart of the defence. 

Goldson's arrival has added to the excitement ahead of the new season, and with a couple of months left to make further additions, there is plenty of optimism that there is definitely more to come from Rangers this summer.

Here is the best of the reaction...

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