Aaron Wan-Bissaka Joins Manchester United On A Five Year Deal
Manchester United have completed the signing of Aaron Wan-Bissaka form Crystal Palace on a five year deal, becoming the second United signing this summer under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Daniel James.
Wan-Bissaka’s deal is said to be worth around £45m plus £5m on add ons, making him United’s fifth most expensive signing of all-time behind Paul Pogba (£89m), Romelu Lukaku (£76m), Angel Di Maria (£59.7m) and Fred (£52m).
“It’s an unbelievable feeling and an honour to call myself a Manchester United player and something I know that only a small number of players have the privilege to say,” he told Manchester United’s website.
“I can’t wait to get going and integrated into the squad. I will have a short break now after the European Championships but I’m looking forward to starting training with the manager and my new team-mates on the pre-season tour.”
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer also during the announcement heaped praises on the youngster saying, he is the kind of player needed at the Club, because of his talent and mentality.
“Aaron is one of the best upcoming defenders in the Premier League,” he said.
“He has the right work ethic, talent and mentality to play for Manchester United and he fits exactly the type of player that we are looking to bring into the squad to help us improve and push on further.
“Aaron is a young, hungry player and eager to learn and that’s important at his age. I am delighted he has signed with us and we look forward to continuing his tremendous development so far.”