Manchester United Announce The Signing Of Fred Rodrigues
Manchester United have officially announced the signing of Fred Rodrigues from Shakhtar Donetsk on a five-year deal.
The Brazil international dropped a huge hint that he was Manchester United-bound at the weekend before swiftly deleting a tweet revealing his location.
But the deal is now concrete after he completed his medical at Carrington training ground on Monday.
Fred Rodrigues completed his #MUFC medical at Carrington today, final paperwork to be signed before official announcement in the next 24-hours.
- Craig Norwood (@CraigNorwood) June 4, 2018
Pictures of Fred holding the Manchester United shirt are expected to emerge this afternoon as Jose Mourinho looks to rebuild for the coming season. with another player, Porto right-back Diogo Dalot, ready to sign for the club.
A statement on United's official website read:
"Manchester United is delighted to announce it has reached agreement with Shakhtar Donetsk for the transfer of Frederico Rodrigues de Paula Santos."
More to follow...