Steven Reid was full of praise for Wes Hoolahan’s impact for the Republic of Ireland against Poland on Sunday night.
The Burnley midfielder also switched allegiances at international level, from England to Ireland.
Newcastle United and Hull City are the two sides left in the battle to avoid relegation from the Premier League.
The Baggies faithful was the most vocal on Twitter after the former Millwall, Blackburn Rovers and Burnley man announced his retirement from playing.
Steven Reid, now at Burnley, has played for Millwall, Blackburn Rovers and West Bromwich Albion in his long career.
Burnley have completed the signing of former Blackburn Rovers and West Bromwich Albion player Steven Reid.
Leeds United chase Steven Reid, Sheffield Wednesday want former Dundee defender, Nottingham Forest keen on Hull City striker, Leicester City interested in Brighton and Hove Albion's Player of the Year and Bournemouth eye up Coventry City striker.
Jose Mourinho oversaw a preservation of his unblemished Stamford Bridge record due to a late, but highly controversial, penalty.