BREAKING: Manchester United striker signs a new deal

BREAKING: Manchester United striker signs a new deal

Manchester United striker Mason Greenwood has signed a new deal with the club; the new deal keeping him at Old Trafford until 2023.

A statement on United’s website noted: “Manchester United is delighted to announce that Mason Greenwood has signed a new contract, which will keep him at the club until June 2023, with the option to extend for a further year.

“Greenwood, 18, is a product of the club’s famed Academy and has been at Manchester United since the age of seven.

Speaking about the new development United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said: “Mason has progressed through our outstanding Academy and we are delighted with the progress he has made. At such a young age, he already has great pace and intelligence and he is such a natural finisher.”

Dream Come True

Greenwood said: “Having grown up as a Manchester United fan, playing for the first team is a real dream come true. I know that, when I play for this club, I represent the whole Academy and I want to repay the faith that my coaches have shown in me with my performances on the pitch.

“I am learning all the time from the manager and his coaching staff and I know that this is the perfect club to help me reach my potential.”

The England Under-21 international became Manchester United’s youngest starter in the Premier League era when he made his full debut against Cardiff City in May. 

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