Gabriel Agbonlahor has bid farewell to Aston Villa Football Club.

It is the end of an era for Aston Villa fans, as they are now finally able to move on to a life without Gabriel Agbonlahor. The 31-year-old bid farewell to Villa Park at the weekend following the conclusion of the club’s final home game prior to the play-offs getting underway.

As reported by Birmingham Mail, Agbonlahor kept his speech short and sweet, giving fans the chance to let them know what they thought of his departure one way or another.

“Just want to say thank you to all the support and keep supporting the team well like you’ve been doing all season.” he said.

“I think we’ve got a great bunch lads here and hopefully they can achieve their goal. Thank you.”

For some, it was a gesture that meant a great deal, but for others, it has not quite been enough to erase some of the painful memories caused by the uncertainty surrounding his future over the last few seasons.

Of course, supporters will always fondly remember some of the important goals he scored for the club in the top flight and, moving forward, it seems as if Jack Grealish will be taking over as the boyhood hero at Villa Park.

For now, however, here are a set of the most notable reactions to Gabby’s exit on social media:

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