Newcastle fans react on Twitter to Remy Cabella's debut

Remy Cabella

Following his move from Ligue 1 to the Premier League, Remy Cabella made his debut for Newcastle United on Saturday.

Remy Cabella was hot property prior to his switch from Montpellier to Newcastle United last month.

The French attacking midfielder was linked with a number of clubs, but it was long-term admirers Newcastle who ultimately signed him on a six-year deal.

It was an impressive piece of business from Alan Pardew, in a summer when he is making such things a habit. Indeed the Magpies boss has added real quality to his squad in recent weeks, most notably in the form of Cabella, Daryl Janmaat and Siem de Jong.

And so it was with real excitement that Newcastle fans would have prepared to watch Cabella's debut in a pre-season friendly against Malaga on Saturday afternoon.

Newcastle are currently taking part in the Schalke 04 Cup, along with the hosts, Malaga and West Ham United. But while Cabella started the game against the Spaniards, things did not go quite according to plan, with Malaga winning 3-1; Gabriel Obertan netting a consolation after the La Liga side had gone 3-0 up.

After the match, we took to Twitter to see what Newcastle fans made of Cabella's performance, and you can read a selection of what we found below:








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