Daniel James to Manchester United confirmed: Man Utd manager Ole Solskjaer lands Daniel James as the first signing of this summer window.
Manchester United have at last finalized their first signing of the transfer window as they have completed the negotiations to sign Daniel James from Swansea City.
The Red Devils have confirmed the signing on their official website, but have not disclosed the official amount of the signing as of now.
The Welsh forward, who impressed everyone with his blistering pace was speculated heavily to join Manchester united, but a sudden demise of his father stalled the negotiations.
However, Manchester United waited for the player to cope from the tragedy. Later, the player took a brief leave from the Welsh national team camp to take a medical at the at the Aon Training Complex ahead of Wales’ Euro 2020 qualification.
However, the player is yet to sign the offer as according to football journalist Simon Stone, the winger can only sign after international transfer window opens.
The player has been prolific with Swansea City this season as he has amassed 5 goals and 10 assists in 38 games for Swansea across all competitions.
The player is highly rated by Pep Guardiola and Ryan Giggs, and consider him as a next big thing.
Although, Manchester united have not revealed the official amount of the transfer, but it is reported to be near £15 million as reported earlier.
As of now, Manchester United have claimed that further details about the transfer will soon be updated, as final formalities are being done.
How twitter reacted
We're delighted to have agreed terms, in principle, with Swansea City for the transfer of Daniel James to #MUFC.
Further details will be revealed in due course.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) June 7, 2019
— Dean Henderson (@deanhenderson) June 7, 2019
Swansea confirm Daniel James is on his way to Manchester United. Deal will be finalised on June 11 https://t.co/Qk1e87styA
— Oliver Kay (@OliverKayTimes) June 7, 2019
I’m very excited for what Daniel James can do and how far he can go at Manchester United.
— Liam Canning (@LiamPaulCanning) June 7, 2019
Ryan Giggs: “I know the #mufc fans will get behind him [Daniel James] and enjoy watching him. It’s fantastic for everyone I think – for Dan, for Manchester United, and it’s a good deal for Swansea as well." #mulive [guardian]
— utdreport (@utdreport) June 7, 2019
Daniel James doesn’t just attack with pace, but he also has an incredible work rate to defend and work back for his team. No better example than when he played against Manchester City last season. Look at that speed! pic.twitter.com/h7PJg5fXuL
— The Man Utd Way (@TheManUtdWay) June 7, 2019
— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) June 7, 2019
Manchester United are set to bolster their squad after an underwhelming campaign last season. The Red Devils will soon leave for the Pre-season tour once the squad comes back from the International duty and summer break.