Gini Wijnaldum has completed his move from Liverpool to Paris St Germain, following an official confirmation on Thursday [Liverpool FC Official].
Spending five successful years on Merseyside, the Netherlands international made 237 appearances in front of the Kop faithful, registering 22 goals and 16 assists [Transfermarkt].
Within that timeframe, he helped the club win the UEFA Champions League, Premier League, Club World Cup and UEFA Super Cup [Transfermarkt], so it is no surprise to see quite an emotional reaction from fans after his departure was confirmed.
Will Wijnaldum be a good signing for PSG?
Initially expected to sign for Spanish giants Barcelona, he has now opted to move to Paris, penning a lucrative three year contract until the summer of 2024 [The Athletic].
In light of the announcement of the deal, loads of Liverpool diehards took to Twitter to voice their opinion on the matter.
Reds fans react:
Replying to Liverpool FC’s Official Twitter account, this is how some Liverpool fans summarized their thoughts on the news:
“Thank you Gini Wijnaldum for bringing out the best in Liverpool. I hope you do well in your new club.”
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