Manchester United have managed to acquire the services of Moroccan midfielder Sofiane Amrabat from Fiorentina.
With the deal between the two clubs now done, Amrabat is set to join the Red Devils on a €10m loan, with a buyout clause set for June 2024, worth €20m, and possible add-ons including additional 5 million Euros. Manchester United decided to make the transfer permanent.
The Manchester United midfielder has received a huge boost from this blockbuster transfer, which has been the subject of much scrutiny and debate amongst fans and pundits alike. Amrabat, known for his exceptional work-rate, technical skills and versatility in midfield, should bring valuable depth and quality to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side.
Sources close to the club reveal that Amrabat has already completed the first phase of his medical tests, a crucial step towards finalizing the deal. The player is now set to fly to Manchester to finalize the remaining medical assessment and complete the paperwork required for the transfer. The development signals a stormy journey for the 25-year-old Morocco international, who has made a name for himself as a fearsome presence in Serie A.
A great signing for United
The arrival of Sofiane Amrabat at Old Trafford is being eagerly awaited by Manchester United supporters. With his ability to play in a variety of midfield roles, including defensive midfielder and box-to-box player, he should provide essential cover and competition to players such as Bruno Fernandes, Casemiro and Christian Eriksen.
The loan deal with an option to buy in the summer of 2024 represents a well-thought-out move from Manchester United. This arrangement allows the club to assess Amrabat’s performances in the Premier League and his compatibility with the team’s style of play before committing to a permanent transfer.