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Motherwell fans react on Twitter to David Turnbull's imminent Celtic move

27th April 2019, Fir Park, Motherwell, Scotland; Ladbrokes Premiership football, Motherwell versus Dundee; David Turnbull of Motherwell celebrates after scoring for 1-1 in the 11th minute

David Turnbull is set to move to Celtic.

27th April 2019, Fir Park, Motherwell, Scotland; Ladbrokes Premiership football, Motherwell versus Dundee; David Turnbull of Motherwell celebrates after scoring for 1-1 in the 11th minute

Celtic are set to sign young Scottish talent David Turnbull.

Motherwell announced the agreement on their official website.

The club claimed the deal can be 'transformational' for them, despite losing one of their brightest talents.

 

It caps a rough summer already for Motherwell.

They have already lost Jake Hastie who has signed with Rangers, while young talent Stuart McKinstry has joined Leeds.

7th April 2019, Fir Park, Motherwell, Scotland; Ladbrokes Premiership football, Motherwell versus Rangers; David Turnbull of Motherwell grapples with Eros Grezda of Rangers

For some Motherwell fans this deal with Celtic was a step too far.

Turnbull moving on at some stage  was inevitable. He is clearly talented and destined for greatness.

But there was hope that Motherwell could stay strong and hold onto him for another one, may be two seasons.

Here is a look at how fans reacted to the announcement...

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