Date: 9th January 2020 at 7:45pm
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Loads of West Ham fans have been left bemused by a piece of news delivered by ExWHUemployee on the future of Academy of Football product Joe Powell.

Last Wednesday afternoon, Ex revealed that Bristol Rovers are a front runner to sign the versatile talent on a permanent two-year deal, having previously said that he’s set for a move away and Lincoln City are in pole position.

Powell is 21-years-old now, his contract is set to run out in the summer and his one and only senior appearance did come a year-and-a-half ago against Macclesfield Town in the Carabao Cup.

However, his form in the Premier League 2 Division 2 this season has been impressive as he’s collected four goals and three assists playing in different roles in the midfield, contributing to the understandable confusion of supporters.

You can see the pick of the reactive Tweets after the news that Powell could leave permenantly, below…