Many West Ham United fans have been sharing their delight with a tweet from Irons defender Angelo Ogbonna reminiscing over joining the east London club six years ago this weekend.
Across his time at the London Stadium, the Italy international has made 190 appearances, registering 13 goal contributions with 12 goals and one assist since signing from Juventus for £10m in 2015 [Transfermarkt].
Still playing his part in 2020/21, the 33-year-old featured 30 times for the Hammers, scoring three goals [Transfermarkt]. Demonstrating his awareness to cut out danger, he averaged 4.1 clearances per game last season [WhoScored], doing his bit to help the team to an impressive sixth-placed finish in the Premier League.
Will Ogbonna be an important player for West Ham this season?
Now looking towards 2021/22, the defender could well be an important player for the Irons once again as they embark on their Europa League campaign.
After seeing Ogbonna’s tweet, it’s no wonder that loads of West Ham supporters took to Twitter to show their appreciation for the defender..
West Ham fans react to Ogbonna’s tweet
Replying to his official Twitter account, here is how some supporters showed their thanks for Ogbonna’s contribution in his six years in east London:
“Love you Mammia Mia Moore”
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