17.3 C
Tuesday, October 4, 2022

BREAKING: Man Utd confirm Casemiro deal as Erik ten Hag finally gets fourth signing

- Advertisement -

Manchester United have confirmed that they’ve reached a deal in principle with Real Madrid to sign Casemiro.

The 30-year-old Brazilian midfielder is expected to sign a four-year contract with the Red Devils, plus the option of an extra year in a deal worth around £60million. Casemiro leaves Madrid after nine seasons, having earned five Champions League winners’ medals and been part of three La Liga title-winning teams.

United’s acquisition ends their long-running search to sign a defensive midfielder, which was highlighted as a problem position for new manager Erik ten Hag just two games in to the 2022-23 Premier League season.

There will be more to follow on this breaking sports news story – we’ll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video.
Please check back regularly for updates on this developing story HERE. Get email updates on the day’s biggest stories straight to your inbox by signing up for our newsletters.
Get all the big headlines, pictures, analysis, opinion and video on the stories that matter to you by following The Mirror every time you see our name.
Follow The Mirror on Google News – CLICK HERE and click the star
Follow The Mirror on Apple News – CLICK HERE available on Apple devices
Follow The Mirror on Flipboard – CLICK HERE and click follow
Follow us on Twitter@MirrorFootball – the official Mirror football Twitter account – for all the latest football news as it happens in real time. For other sports news, follow us on @MirrorSport .
You can sign up for Twitter alerts for breaking news here @MirrorBreaking_ and follow us @DailyMirror , for all the latest updates.
Keep up-to-date with the latest football news by following us on Facebook at facebook.com/mirrorfootball and with sport news at facebook.com/mirrorsport
See all our social accounts you can follow here: mirror.co.uk/social


Latest news
Related news