Manchester United pays 21 million for Atalanta teenager Diallo

Manchester United concluded the long-awaited arrival of Amad Diallo on Thursday. Atalanta will obtain 21 million euros for the 18-year-old winger, who will signal till the summer season of 2025.

‘Diallo can develop into an necessary participant at United’

“We’ve been following Amad for a number of years now and I went to see him myself,” says supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer about his new addition. “I feel he is likely one of the most promising abilities within the soccer world.”

The Norwegian coach thinks that Diallo can develop additional on the present quantity two of the Premier League. “Manchester United has an extended custom of youthful gamers. Amad is in the proper place to achieve his full potential.”

The Ivory Coast-born left leg has performed with Atalanta since 2015. Initially of October, on the final day of the summer season switch market, United already concluded an settlement with the Italian membership. However as a result of the work allow and medical examination nonetheless needed to be accomplished and a private settlement needed to be concluded with the participant, the switch may solely now be accomplished.

Diallo got here to 4 league matches and one Champions League look for Atalanta, through which the expertise made one objective. Solskjaer provides him time to regulate to the extent in England.

“He’ll want that point, however his velocity, overview and dribbling are of a excessive stage. He has the uncooked high quality to develop into an necessary participant for our membership within the coming years.”

United will play its subsequent match on Saturday. Donny van de Beek’s staff will compete at residence towards Watford within the FA Cup.

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