It’s been a hot minute since Kieran Gibbs was last seen in West Brom colours, but the left-back made a sensational return to the first-team last night.
“It’s nice to be back.”
— West Bromwich Albion (@WBA) November 27, 2019
The former Arsenal left-back opened the scoring for the Baggies in their 4-1 win against Bristol City, sending West Brom back to the top of the Championship table and marking his return to the starting XI in thrilling fashion,
Gibbs has been out of the West Brom squad due to injury, yet plenty of supporters on social media were delighted to see the 30-year-old left-back in the first-team after missing the majority of the season and returning like a player on a mission to impress.
Here’s what West Brom fans had to say on Twitter about Gibb’s performance on Twitter, with plenty of supporters praising the former Premier League left-back for his brilliant comeback performance for the Baggies after nearly three months out…
What a Professional
— @sportesses (@sportesses) November 28, 2019
How and why is this lad playing in the champ – he is a prem player
— Luke Stokes (@lukestokes84) November 27, 2019
Absolute class act
— Jay Hickman (@HurricaneHic147) November 27, 2019
Gibbo legend man
— Huncho ² (@_Harry27) November 28, 2019
Lots of West Brom supporters were buzzing to see Gibbs back in the team and returning with a bang against Bristol…
Was there last night Gibbo! Great goal & atmosphere….. pic.twitter.com/ikQKI0H6uB
— Zain (@Zain1702) November 28, 2019
Great to see you back really wanted to see you a grady down that left hand side and it didnt disappoint
— Chris washbrook (@Chriswashbrook1) November 28, 2019
Great game Gibbo
— richard bromley (@rickbrom64) November 28, 2019
Well done Gibbo
— Mateja (@GlBB0) November 28, 2019
Gibbs’ strike last night was the defender’s first goal for the Baggies since April where the 30-year-old left-back scored against Hull City in a 3-2 win.