BARCELONA – Edinson Cavani will be a Manchester United player for the next two seasons after the agreement that the two parties closed this afternoon, ESPN confirmed.
After finishing his stage at Paris Saint-Germain and not being renewed, Cavani was waiting for the best of the offers for the next seasons and this was completed this Saturday.
ESPN learned from sources familiar with the situation that the player will travel to Manchester from Paris tomorrow to undergo a medical examination and be officially announced between tomorrow and Monday, the day the market closes.
Cavani has valued many proposals during the summer. The first important came from Benfica, but the payment conditions were not the most encouraging. Hence, his pass was moving between various teams and Real Madrid and Juventus valued incorporating it.
The Italians were very close to completing their signing, but in the end a mismatch in the years of the contract ended up blowing up the operation and Cavani returned to the starting box.
In recent days, Benfica became interested again, but Manchester United made a formal, serious and forceful proposal that convinced the player that he will contribute his effort at Old Trafford for the next two seasons.