Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian lifted the lid of his reasons behind leaving West Ham last summer, when speaking exclusively to BBC Sport, and some Hammers fans have taken to Twitter in reaction to his comments.

The 33-year-old joined the Hammers on a free transfer in the summer of 2013, after his contract had expired with Real Betis.

And he quickly established himself as a fan favourite in east London.

Adrian made 150 appearances for the Hammers, conceding 215 goals and keeping 43 clean sheets in the process.

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Adrian (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

His time at the London Stadium ended in the summer of 2019, however, when he joined Liverpool on a free transfer.

And the Spaniard explained why he left the Hammers for the Merseyside club, when speaking exclusively to BBC Sport:

Failing to tie Adrian down to a new long-term deal now looks like a costly error from West Ham. Had they kept him, perhaps they wouldn’t be in the dire situation that they currently find themselves in.

And who can really blame the 33-year-old for sealing a dream switch to Anfield?

Some West Ham fans took to Twitter in reaction to their former player’s comments…

 
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