Saints Fans Respond To Midfielder’s Expected Departure

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Speculation mounts all year round, but with just days of the January transfer window remaining as always the chase and desperation for new additions heightens – which is evidently the case at Swansea City.

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With Wilfried Bony now a Manchester City player, it seems the club from South Wales are looking to spend some of their pennies. Yet although the first requisite of the supporters may of been a replacement striker, Southampton midfielder Jack Cork looks set to be the first name in through the door following the Ivorian’s departure.

The fee looks set to be in and around £3 million pounds, which would see the Saints recoup slightly more than they paid for him – having signed the 25 year old from Chelsea for £750,000 back in 2011.

However, having played over 100 games for the club, after several loan deals whilst owned by Chelsea, the player was warmly received by the Southampton faithful.

So what have they made of the fact the Carshalton born midfielder looks to be on his way – here’s a selection of tweets on the pending move…