Date: 24th June 2021 at 3:10pm
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Birmingham City fans have been on Twitter reacting to the club’s latest news after a new signing was confirmed. 

The club’s official Twitter account confirmed the signing of 27-year-old midfielder Ryan Woods, who joins the club after departing from Stoke City on a free transfer.

Supporters of Birmingham were quick to turn to social media to praise the club for the signing…

“Unreal signing wanted him for years”

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“Brilliant signing.”

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“Very good signing, impressed me whenever I have seen us play against him. Very good on the ball just what we need. Welcome Ryan KRO”

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“Now THAT’S a quality signing to get this transfer window started! Well done and welcome! Keep right on!”

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“Brilliant start to the window”

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“Great signing”

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Judging by the reactions from Birmingham fans, they seem overjoyed with the news that Woods has joined the club.

The 27-year-old is a vastly experienced player in the Championship, having made over 200 appearances in the second tier.

The Staffordshire-born central midfielder, who can also play on the right of midfield as well as at right-back, began his career at Shrewsbury Town before making a move to and then Stoke, who paid £7m for his services after making his deal a permanent one following a loan spell with the .

Woods has spent the last year and a half on loan at Millwall but will join Bowyer’s Birmingham City on 1st July as his contract with Stoke comes to an end.

Speaking on his excitement at coming to . Andrew’s, Woods said:

“I’m looking forward to seeing how far we can go.

“I can’t wait to go to St. Andrew’s and have the crowd behind me rather than them giving me some stick! To hopefully have the fans back in the stadium will be amazing and I’m buzzing to play in front of them.”