Many Newcastle United fans have been responding to a tweet that was recently posted by the club’s official Twitter account which relayed the news that Rodrigo Vilca scored his first goal for the Toon’s U23s in their 3-2 win over Stoke City’s U23s on Friday evening.
The 21-year-old was signed by Newcastle United in the summer transfer window from Peruvian side Deportivo Municipal for £225,000.
Now that he’s scored his first goal in Newcastle colours, many Toon fans have been replying to their club’s tweet sharing that news to discuss the Peruvian summer signing.
So, how did these Newcastle United fans react to this news on Rodrigo Vilca?
— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) December 11, 2020
A lot of Newcastle United fans have reacted positively to this news, with some sharing praise for the player and his ability.
— Adam (@adamLynch93) December 11, 2020
Oh yes! ?? https://t.co/byAEpkvxiO
— ??????WE ARE THE MAGS?????? (M.Hunter9) (@WeAreTheMags84) December 11, 2020
Give him a new 6yr deal https://t.co/v6BSVmxZ3n
— @Bristol_NUFC (@Bristol_NUFC) December 11, 2020
Future Ballon D’or winner. https://t.co/66WKCmeHdr
— Daniel George (@TediousGeorge) December 11, 2020
— tom ?? (@nufctom_) December 11, 2020
— Jæke (@JakeHxlmes) December 11, 2020
Are you excited about Vilca's future at St. James' Park?
— Charlie ??????? R.I.P Martin ???? (@NUFCChazo) December 11, 2020
Nobby 2.0 has arrived.
— Jack ? (@Jack_Rogers97) December 11, 2020
So, it certainly seems as though plenty of Toon supporters have high hopes for Vilca’s future at St. James’ Park judging by these replies to this tweet, even though he’s yet to make his first senior appearance for Steve Bruce’s side.