Bruno Fernandes completes move to Manchester United in a £68m deal plus add-ons
Manchester United of England has finally announced the completion of their long time target’s, Bruno Fernandes deal from Sporting Lisbon.
The attacking midfielder signed a five-year-and-a-half-year contract with the Red Devils plus an option to extend for a year.
Right now, he is registered and eligible as a Manchester United player to make his Premier League debut against Wolves on Saturday evening at Old Trafford.
According to Skysports, The Portuguese who scored 63 goals in 137 club appearances for Sporting has signed a deal which will see the Old Trafford outfit pay £68m plus add-ons.
“My love of Manchester United really started when I used to watch Cristiano Ronaldo play and ever since then I have been a big fan of this great club,”
“For me to now play for Manchester United feels incredible, I have worked hard to get to this moment and I can promise the fans that I will give everything for the badge to help bring us more success and trophies”
“I want to thank Sporting for everything they have done for me. It is surreal to hear the nice words that have been said about me from players that used to play for this team.”
“A massive thank you to Ole and everyone at Manchester United for the trust they have shown in me and I can’t wait to start to repay that on the pitch.” Bruno Fernandes told United’s official website.
Bruno Fernandes is undoubtedly the first signing for the Red Devils club in the January transfer window and the manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is very happy to seal the signing of the 25-year-old who was also scouted by Spanish giant, Barcelona.