Matteo Darmian has officially joined Manchester United for a four year contract which can be extended further. Manchester United officially signs Darmian, the Italian defender today, and the news came out official three hours ago in Manchester United’s official website.Darmian signs for Manchester United

Manchester United signs Matteo Darmian officially

The Turin defender who had a shot in last Brazil World Cup, with the national jersey had 146 appearances for Torino, with 5 league goals. The player is only 25 so a lot more is left to be put in the field. Matteo Darmian has 13 international caps for Italy.

Manchester United signs Matteo Darmian officially

The defender has passed the medical tests and also have been announced a fit player in the starting eleven. This is the first time in decades that an Italian player is joining the Manchester United direct from a transfer. However Matteo Darmian was asked on his reaction of the transition to English football and this is what he had quoted as Manchester United signs Matteo Darmian officially

“It is a dream come true to be joining Manchester United. I have loved the time that I have spent at Torino and I would like to thank the club and the fans for everything they have done for me.  I am sure they can understand when the opportunity to join the biggest club in world came along it was something I had to do.”

Well on joining the team Darmian is also excited to play under Manchester United’s coach Louis Van Gaal. The player has said

“To work with Louis van Gaal, a manager that has achieved so much in football is such an exciting prospect.”

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In the other hand Louis Van Gaal was also looked very confident on signing Darmian for a long contract. Louis Van Gaal said on the matter of Manchester United signs Matteo Darmian officially

“Matteo is a right-sided full back with the versatility of also being able to play on the left. He is a strong defender and has the ability to go forward in the attacking positions which is a fantastic attribute to have and much needed in the fast rhythm of the Premier League.”

The Italian footballer made the Dutch coach excited to state

“Matteo will be a great addition to the team. I am delighted to welcome Matteo to the club and look forward to working with him in the coming days.”

Wrap Up:

Signing Depay and Darmian and having an almost done talk with Bastian Schweinsteiger United is now in need of a proper striker immediately. Let’s wait and watch and stick to us, before any new news arrive. However if you have liked Manchester United signs Matteo Darmian officially post, do let us know, in the comment section.