'Let himself down': Aston Villa fans react to Agbonlahor's farewell

Gabriel Agbonlahor of Aston Villa celebrates his sides first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Birmingham City at Villa Park on April 23, 2017 in...

Gabriel Agbonlahor has bid farewell to Aston Villa Football Club.

Gabriel Agbonlahor of Aston Villa celebrates his sides first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Aston Villa and Birmingham City at Villa Park on April 23, 2017 in...

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.

Gabriel Agbonlahor of Aston Villa during the Pre-Season Friendly between AFC Telford United and Aston Villa at New Bucks Head Stadium on July 12, 2017 in Telford, England.

"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."

Aston Villa's Gabriel Agbonlahor (C) celebrates his goal while Birmingham City's Maik Taylor (L) looks on during a premiership game at Villa Park in Birmingham against Birmingham City, on...

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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