Nottingham Forest fans react on Twitter to the signing of Nelson Oliveira

Nelson Oliveira has joined Nottingham Forest on a season-long loan deal from Benfica.

Nottingham Forest fans have taken to social networking site Twitter to have their say on the signing of Nelson Oliveira.

The 24-year-old striker has joined the Championship club from Portuguese giants Benfica on a season-long loan deal, as announced on Forest’s official website on Friday.

Oliveira is a Portugal international who has scored one goal in 14 matches for his country.

The Portuguese is well experienced, having played in Portugal, England, France and Spain so far in his career.

Oliveira has played on loan for the likes of Deportivo La Coruna, Rennes and Swansea City, and also has experience of playing in the Champions League with Benfica.

The Benfica-owned striker also played against Germany, the Netherlands and Spain in the European Championships in 2012.

Following the announcement of the loan signing of Oliveira, Forest fans took to Twitter to have their say.

Below are some of the best comments:

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