Congratulations Joe Gomez.
The 18-year-old completed his £3.5m move to Liverpool from Charlton Athletic today, and took to Twitter to celebrate the first big transfer of his fledgling career.
Here’s what Gomez said, and we’ve collated a number of fan tweets as well…
Delighted to be joining @LFC … An amazing club with great players! A dream come true for me. Looking forward to the new challenge
— Joe Gomez (@J_Gomez97) June 20, 2015
Joe Gomez turned down 5 clubs from England and Europe because he wanted to play for Liverpool just remember that before u moan #LFC
— LION (@ALI_LFC_) June 20, 2015
— Jay Riley (@Jay_78_) June 20, 2015
Joe Gomez rejected Arsenal, Manchester City and Borrusia Dortmund for Liverpool. (Liverpool Echo)
— Steven Gerrard (@Gerrard8FanPage) June 20, 2015
Little fact for you all, Joe Gomez made his debut for the Charlton Athletic U18s at just the age of 13.
— LFC Fans Corner (@LFCFansCorner) June 19, 2015
Joe Gomez completed a medical yesterday and could be announced as the club’s 4th summer signing later today.
— LiverpoolFF (@LiverpoolFF) June 20, 2015
I cannot wait for Joe Gomez to make his Liverpool debut sometime in mid 2067
— – (@ThoseScouseLads) June 18, 2015
Same coach who told me this says Joe Gomez is the best CB he’s seen at his age in years. Future England international
— John Smith (@monkey_sponge) June 16, 2015
Joe Gomez coming in for roughly the same price as Sebastian Coates will leave for. Not bad business.
— Anfield Chat (@TheAnfieldChat) June 16, 2015