Recently departed West Bromwich Albion winger Kyle Edwards has opened talks over a move to Scottish giants Celtic [Football Insider].
A West Bromwich Albion Training Ground academy product, the 23-year-old went on to chip in with nine goal contributions in 49 fixtures for the Baggies; four goals and five assists [Transfermarkt].
Leaving the West Midlands upon the expiration of his contract at the end of last month, he could now be set for a switch north of the border [Football Insider].
Should West Brom have given Edwards an extension?
Any prospective move would be good news his former employers, who would be set to receive a sum of around £300,000 for the Dudley-born attacker, due to their role in developing Edwards since he joined West Brom at the age of six [Football Insider].
In light of this, many Baggies diehards took to Twitter to express their opinions over recent developments.
West Bromwich Albion fans react:
Replying to popular West Brom fan outlet WBA Report, here is how some supporters responded to the Edwards news, with one fan calling the youngster an ‘awful’ player:
“He’s a bang average League One level player…. aka a great player for the Scottish giants”
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