Mason Mount has signed for Manchester United on a 5-year contract. The midfielder leaves boyhood club Chelsea FC for their rivals.
This is a transfer which has been in the rumour mill since the season finished. The Reds have been impressed with the player and sought after his services as a result.
“It’s never easy leaving the club where you grew up, but Manchester United will provide an exciting new challenge for the next phase of my career,” he told the club media.
“Having competed against them, I know just how strong a squad it is that I’m joining, and I can’t wait to be part of this group’s drive to win major trophies.
“Everyone can see that the club has made big steps forward under Erik ten Hag. Having met with the manager and discussed his plans, I couldn’t be more excited for the seasons ahead, and am ready for the hard work expected here.
“I am hugely ambitious; I know how amazing it feels to win major trophies and what it takes to do it. I will be giving everything to experience that again at Manchester United.” He spoke.
The transfer fee is for the player is rumoured to be £55 million. Manchester United Confirm the Signing of Mason Mount!