Manchester have finally completed the signing of Armenia international Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Borussia Dortmund.
The attacking midfielder has signed a four-year deal costing United £26.3m.
Mkhitaryan, 27, becomes Jose Mourinho’s first signing after Eric Bailly and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. He scored 11 goals and notched 15 assists last season.
He earlier said, ‘’ I am very proud to join Manchester United. This move is a dream come true for me.
“I am excited to play for a club with such an illustrious history and hope to be part of it for a long time. I thank the trust the club and Jose Mourinho have put in me.’’
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho had this to say, ‘’ Henrikh is a very talented footballer, who has been in such prolific form for both his club and his country.
“He is a real team player with great skill, vision and also has a good eye for goal. I am delighted he has chosen to sign for United.