Man Utd confirm Amad Diallo signing from Atalanta

Will Ford
Amad Diallo Atalanta Man Utd

Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Amad Diallo from Atalanta after the club announced his arrival on Thursday.

United agreed a deal to sign Diallo from Atalanta during in the summer transfer window, with the move subject to a medical, work permit and personal terms.

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All three hurdles were overcome and Diallo will link up with his new United teammates in Manchester when his visa is processed.

United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said: “As a club, we have followed Amad for a number of years and having watched him myself, I believe he is one of the most exciting young prospects in the game.”

United will pay around £19million up front to sign the Ivorian in a deal that could rise to £37.1million.

Diallo has signed a contract to the end of June 2025, with the option of an extra year.