The Premier League club announced on Friday that Manchester United have signed Borussia Dortmund to a five-year deal with England winners Jadon Sancho.
No fees were disclosed, but British media reports said Sanchez had signed a سے 1 million (100 100 million) deal with Germany, leaving him behind the new United team-mate Harry Maguire. Will become the second most expensive player. .
Sancho is due to stay in the United States until June 2026, with the option next year.
“I will always thank Dortmund for giving me the opportunity to play first team football, although I always knew I would be back in England one day,” Sancho told manutd.com.
The 21-year-old added: “Joining Manchester United is a dream come true and I can’t wait to just perform in the Premier League.”
“It’s a young and passionate team and I know, together, we can make something special for the success that the fans deserve.”
His move at Old Trafford comes after a year-long pursuit by United, who allegedly paid the original 100 100million mark to Dorchemund, a former Manchester City youth team player.
Sancho, along with new United teammates Marcus Rashford and Bokayo Saka, announced the deal at Wembley after Italy were abused by Germany in the final of the 2020 Euros.
‘United’s best traditions’
In last season’s Premier League, United finished second, 12 points behind local rivals Manchester City, but Red Devils manager Oli Gunnar Solskjیرr expects his team to take advantage of Sancho’s “unused skills”, although forward Scored 50 goals and recorded 57 assists in 137 appearances for Bundesliga club Dortmund.
“Judon represents the kind of player I want to bring to the club, he is a forward in Manchester United’s best tradition,” said Solsker.
“He will be an integral part of my squad for years to come and we look forward to seeing him flourish,” the United manager added.
“Their goals and support record speak for themselves and they will also bring tremendous speed, flamboyance and creativity to the team.
“Old Trafford will give him the platform he needs to unleash his unused skills and perform at a higher level.
“For a player his age, Jad, Jadoon has already achieved a lot and has the courage to go abroad and prove himself.”
Sancho United have signed for a second pre-season after reserve goalkeeper Tom Hatton signed a two-year deal earlier this month.