Manchester United have completed the signing of Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen on a free transfer. The former Ajax, Tottenham, and Inter Milan playmaker has signed a three-year contract at Old Trafford. Many people have been asking why United would sign him but the player believes he is very competent and ready to deliver for the club.
Christian Eriksen Says Manchester United is the Perfect to Continue his Future
Speaking on his signing he said: “I still have major ambitions in the game. There is a huge amount that I know I can achieve, and this is the perfect place to continue my journey.” “Manchester United is a special club, and I cannot wait to get started.”
The agreement between Eriksen and United started early this month and today the deal was confirmed. He is the club’s second signing under new manager Erik ten Hag after Netherlands full-back Tyrell Malacia. Christian Eriksen made it clear that he was very excited about the future because it is going to be great.
Talking about the coach he said: “I have seen Erik’s work at Ajax and know the level of detail and preparation that he and his staff put into every day,” he said.” “It is clear that he is a fantastic coach.” “Having spoken with him and learned more about his vision and the way he wants the team to play, I am even more excited for the future.”
He will not fly to Australia for the final two games of Manchester United’s pre-season tour but will link up with his new teammates before their trip to Oslo on 30 July, where they will play Atletico Madrid. Meanwhile, it is understood talks to complete the signing of Argentina defender Lisandro Martinez from Ajax are progressing well. However, a deal is yet to be done for the 24-year-old.