04 September 2020 04:34
Manchester United have completed the signing of Donny van de Beek from Ajax. The 23-year-old midfielder joins on a five-year deal worth a reported £40million. "I cannot begin to explain how incredible an opportunity it is to join a club with such an amazing history," said Van de Beek. "I would like to thank everyone at Ajax. I grew up there and I will always have a special bond with the club.
"I am now ready to take the next step in my career and perform at the highest level and there is no higher standard than Manchester United." Having joined Ajax at the age of 11, Van de Beek scored 41 goals and provided 34 assists in 175 appearances in all competitions and helped them win the Dutch league title in 2018/19. ALSO SEE: Man Utd new boy Donny van de Beek received Dennis Bergkamp warning